10 days in Spain Itinerary

10 days in Spain Itinerary

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Seville
— 1 night
Drive
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Ronda
— 1 night
Drive
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Nerja
— 1 night
Drive
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Granada
— 1 night
Fly
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Madrid
— 2 nights
Fly
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Barcelona
— 3 nights
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Seville

— 1 night

City of Towers

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.
Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Plaza de España, contemplate the long history of Royal Alcázar of Seville, then admire the striking features of Setas de Sevilla (Metropol Parasol), and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Sevilla.

To find maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Seville road trip app.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to Seville is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Riyadh to Seville, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Riyadh in August: highs in Seville hover around 38°C, while lows dip to 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can go by car to Ronda.

Things to do in Seville

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Ronda

— 1 night

City of Dreams

Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): learn about winemaking at Dona Felisa Winery, hike along Pangea Active Nature, and then identify plant and animal life at Paddock Paradise Ronda.

To find more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Ronda trip maker app.

You can drive from Seville to Ronda in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Ronda can reach 41°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to go by car to Nerja.

Things to do in Ronda

Tours · Parks · Outdoors · Trails
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Nerja

— 1 night
Nerja is a municipality on the Costa del Sol in the province of Málaga in the autonomous community of Andalusia in southern Spain. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Wed): Head underground at Fundación Cueva de Nerja, contemplate the waterfront views at Río Chíllar, and then see Off-Road Tours.

To see maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Nerja trip planner.

Traveling by car from Ronda to Nerja takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Nerja can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Granada.

Things to do in Nerja

Parks · Nature · Tours · Outdoors
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Granada

— 1 night

Pearl of Spain

Granada boasts numerous well-preserved examples of exquisite Moorish architecture, not the least of which is the Alhambra, an ancient citadel and royal palace.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Thu): awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area and then step into the grandiose world of Alhambra.

To find photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Granada journey tool.

Traveling by car from Nerja to Granada takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. August in Granada sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can fly to Madrid.

Things to do in Granada

Tours · Historic Sites · Wineries
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Madrid

— 2 nights

Cultural Capital of Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
On the 6th (Fri), explore the world behind art at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, then explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum, and then examine the collection at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza. On the next day, stroll around Parque del Retiro, contemplate the long history of Plaza Mayor, then don't miss a visit to Puerta del Sol, and finally contemplate the long history of Royal Palace of Madrid.

To see traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Madrid vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Granada to Madrid takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In August, daily temperatures in Madrid can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to fly to Barcelona.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
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Barcelona

— 3 nights

Jewel of the Mediterranean

Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sun): make a trip to Casa Mila - La Pedrera, then walk around Parc Guell, and then stop by Las Ramblas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Mon): get a taste of the local shopping with La Boqueria, admire the striking features of Casa Batllo, then don't miss a visit to Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, and finally take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic.

To find out how to plan a trip to Barcelona, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Madrid to Barcelona takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. When traveling from Madrid in August, plan for slightly colder days in Barcelona, with highs around 33°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 25°C. You will leave for home on the 10th (Tue).

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Spain travel guide

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Churches · Beaches · Landmarks
A colorful country known for its relaxed lifestyle, vibrant nightlife, excellent food, and world-famous folklore and festivals, Spain boasts a huge number of World Heritage Sites and other spectacular places to visit. It also deserves its reputation as a beach vacation destination; the Western edge of the Mediterranean Sea is home to some of the world’s top beaches. But Spain’s geography is so much more than just soft, sandy shores. Its landscapes are as diverse as its people, ranging from lush meadows and snowy mountains to huge marshes and sprawling deserts. The countryside bursts with unspoiled villages of timeless beauty and old-world charm, as well as vast and varied nature preserves.