22 days in Spain Itinerary

22 days in Spain Itinerary

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22 days in Spain Itinerary

Start: Manchester
Fly:  5​h 30​min
1
Madrid
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
Granada
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Nerja
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
4
Seville
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h
5
Ibiza Town, Ibiza
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + train + bus:  6​h 15​min
6
Begur
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
7
Barcelona
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Manchester

3
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
For shopping fun, head to Mercado San Miguel or Rio Creative Art Center. Get some cultural insight at Royal Palace of Madrid and Plaza Mayor. Change things up with a short trip to Catedral Primada in Toledo (about 1h 20 min away). There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Prado National Museum, take a stroll through Barrio de Salamanca, explore the world behind art at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, and admire the striking features of Retiro Park.

For maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Madrid vacation planner.

Manchester, UK to Madrid is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or take a train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Manchester to Madrid due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Manchester in June, plan for warmer days in Madrid, with highs around 36°C, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can travel to Granada.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Catedral Primada
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Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor

3
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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.
Shop till you drop at Reez and Milenium Gallery. Get a sense of the local culture at Alhambra and Albayzin. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Mirador de San Nicolas, admire the natural beauty at Generalife, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral and Royal Chapel, and pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica de San Juan de Dios.

For ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Granada trip builder .

You can fly from Madrid to Granada in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 40°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Nerja.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
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Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Albayzin ©
Albayzin
Mirador de San Nicolas ©
Mirador de San Nicolas

3
nights
Nerja

Nerja ©
Nerja is a municipality on the Costa del Sol in the province of Málaga in the autonomous community of Andalusia in southern Spain. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Playa de la Alberquilla and Playa de la Cala el Canuelo. And it doesn't end there: stroll through Playa El Salon, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa del Molino de Papel, and look for gifts at Torrox Costa Promenade.

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Nerja trip planner .

Traveling by car from Granada to Nerja takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Nerja can reach 41°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can drive to Seville.

Things to do in Nerja

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Torrox Costa Promenade
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Playa de la Alberquilla ©
Playa de la Alberquilla
Playa El Salon ©
Playa El Salon
Burriana Beach ©
Burriana Beach

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.
Royal Alcázar of Seville and Barrio Santa Cruz will appeal to history buffs. For shopping fun, head to Un Gato en Bicicleta or Antiguedades el Museo. The adventure continues: admire the striking features of Plaza de España, get a taste of the local shopping with Delimbo, take in panoramic vistas at Torre Giralda, and steep yourself in history at Plaza de Toros de la Maestranza.

To see maps, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Seville trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Nerja to Seville takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. July in Seville sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 23°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can travel to Ibiza Town.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping
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Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla

2
nights
Ibiza Town, Ibiza

Ibiza Town ©
As the island’s largest city and most-visited site, Ibiza is famous for its electric nightlife and lively Mediterranean culture.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Cala de Sant Vicent, then kick back and relax at Cala S'Illot des Rencli, and then have fun at Kentucky Derby. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Sat): step into the grandiose world of Castle of Ibiza, kick back and relax at Playa Cala Llonga, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Platja de ses Salines.

For where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Ibiza Town online trip planner .

You can fly from Seville to Ibiza Town in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. While traveling from Seville, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Ibiza Town, ranging from highs of 34°C to lows of 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can travel to Begur.

Things to do in Ibiza Town

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Cala de Sant Vicent, Cala S'Illot des Rencli, Kentucky Derby, Playa Cala Llonga
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Platja de ses Salines ©
Platja de ses Salines
Castell de Eivissa ©
Castell de Eivissa

3
nights
Begur

Begur ©
Begur is a municipality in the comarca of the Baix Empordà in Catalonia, Spain, on the coastline of the Costa Brava.Begur has 3,986 inhabitants (according to the census of 2005). Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Aigua Xelida and La playa de Tamariu. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at L'illa Roja and stroll through Platja Fonda.

For more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Begur tour itinerary planning app .

Do a combination of flight, train, and bus from Ibiza Town to Begur in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Ibiza Town in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Begur, with lows of 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Barcelona.

Things to do in Begur

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Palafrugell, Tamariu
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L'illa Roja ©
L'illa Roja
La playa de Tamariu ©
La playa de Tamariu
Plage de Sa Tuna ©
Plage de Sa Tuna

4
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Barcelona

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
For shopping fun, head to La Boqueria or En construccio. Your inner history buff will appreciate El Barri Gòtic and Barcelona Cathedral. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Barcelona: Lloret de Mar (Cala Banys & Platja de Canyelles) and Vila Vella (Old Town) (in Tossa de Mar). There's lots more to do: admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, see the interesting displays at Museo Picasso, explore the galleries of Casa Mila - La Pedrera, and view the masterpieces at MACBA- Museo de Arte Moderno de Barcelona.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Barcelona online attractions planner .

Drive from Begur to Barcelona in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Begur in July since evenings lows in Barcelona dip to 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Parks Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Lloret de Mar, Vila Vella (Old Town)
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Barcelona Cathedral ©
Barcelona Cathedral

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