18 days in Spain Itinerary

18 days in Spain Itinerary

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18 days in Spain Itinerary

Start: Nottingham
Fly:  6​h
1
Seville
— 3 nights
bus:  2​h
2
Ronda
— 3 nights
3
Granada
— 3 nights
4
Madrid
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
5
Santa Eulalia del Rio, Ibiza
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
6
Barcelona
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
End: Nottingham

3
nights
Seville

Seville ©
A city of rich Moorish heritage, Seville is the cultural and financial center of southern Spain, and the site of numerous festivals throughout the year.
Pack the 21st (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Isla Magica. There's lots more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Plaza de España, get engrossed in the history at Royal Alcázar of Seville, make a trip to Metropol Parasol, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Barrio Santa Cruz.

For photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read our Seville trip planner.

Nottingham, UK to Seville is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Time (CET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Nottingham in July, things will get a bit warmer in Seville: highs are around 38°C and lows about 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Ronda.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Fun & Games Theme Parks
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Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla

3
nights
Ronda

Ronda ©
Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Ronda is known for historic sites, nature, museums, nightlife, and wineries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: do a tasting at Bodega Garcia Hidalgo, take a stroll through Old City, take some stellar pictures from Mirador puente nuevo de Ronda, and snap pictures at Puente Nuevo.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Ronda online trip itinerary maker .

Drive from Seville to Ronda in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 41°C in July, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Granada.

Things to do in Ronda

Parks Tours Outdoors
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Bodega Garcia Hidalgo ©
Bodega Garcia Hidalgo
Reservatauro Ronda ©
Reservatauro Ronda
El Tajo de Ronda ©
El Tajo de Ronda

3
nights
Granada

Granada ©
Granada boasts numerous well-preserved examples of exquisite Moorish architecture, not the least of which is the Alhambra, an ancient citadel and royal palace.
Venture out of the city with trips to Nerja (Fundación Cueva de Nerja, Río Chíllar, & more). There's still lots to do: explore the historical opulence of Alhambra.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Granada trip simple and quick.

Getting from Ronda to Granada by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Granada can reach 40°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Granada

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Nerja
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Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Río Chíllar ©
Río Chíllar
Playa de la Cala el Canuelo ©
Playa de la Cala el Canuelo

3
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Change things up with a short trip to Catedral Primada in Toledo (about 1h 25 min away). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Prado National Museum, make a trip to Estacion de Atocha, admire the masterpieces at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, and admire the striking features of Plaza Mayor.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Madrid online road trip planner .

Fly from Granada to Madrid in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. July in Madrid sees daily highs of 40°C and lows of 23°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) early enough to travel to Santa Eulalia del Rio.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Catedral Primada
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Parque del Retiro ©
Parque del Retiro
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid

1
night
Santa Eulalia del Rio, Ibiza

Santa Eulalia del Rio ©
Start off your visit on the 1st (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ibiza Cathedral, explore the historical opulence of Castle of Ibiza, then kick back and relax at Platja de ses Salines, and finally enjoy some diversion at Kentucky Derby.

For photos, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read Santa Eulalia del Rio holiday tool .

Traveling by flight from Madrid to Santa Eulalia del Rio takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Madrid in July: highs in Santa Eulalia del Rio hover around 34°C, while lows dip to 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Santa Eulalia del Rio

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Ibiza Town
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Platja de ses Salines ©
Platja de ses Salines
Castell de Eivissa ©
Castell de Eivissa
Ibiza Cathedral ©
Ibiza Cathedral

4
nights
Barcelona

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Spend the 4th (Sun) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, examine the collection at Casa Mila - La Pedrera, browse the fresh offerings at La Boqueria, and admire the local landmark of Magic Fountain (Font Magica).

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Barcelona trip builder website .

Fly from Santa Eulalia del Rio to Barcelona in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Tours Wildlife Outdoors
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell

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