12 days in Spain Itinerary

12 days in Spain Itinerary

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12 days in Spain Itinerary

Start: Asuncion
Fly:  14​h 45​min
1
Madrid
— 1 night
train:  1​h
2
Segovia
— 1 day
train:  1​h
3
Madrid
— 1 night
train:  45​min
4
Toledo
— 1 day
train:  3​h 45​min
5
Barcelona
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
6
Seville
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
7
Ronda
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h 30​min
8
Granada
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
9
Madrid
— 1 night
Fly:  14​h 45​min
End: Asuncion


1
night
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): wander the streets of Gran Via, then wander the streets of Gay Madrid & the Chueca District, then explore the activities along Retiro Park, and finally examine the collection at Prado National Museum.

To plan Madrid vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Asuncion, Paraguay to Madrid is an approximately 15-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5 hours traveling from Asuncion to Madrid. In December, Madrid is much colder than Asuncion - with highs of 14°C and lows of 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Segovia.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Parks Nature
Find places to stay Dec 26 — 27:
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Retiro Park ©
Retiro Park
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Gran Via ©
Gran Via

1
day
Segovia

Segovia ©
As one of Spain’s most well-preserved medieval cities, Segovia is known for its 1st-century Roman aqueduct that runs through the city center.
On the 27th (Thu), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monasterio de San Antonio El Real, take a stroll through Old City, then wander the streets of La Juderia, then admire the striking features of Alcazar de Segovia, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Catedral de Segovia.

For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Segovia trip website .

You can take a train from Madrid to Segovia in an hour. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Segovia can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can take a train to Madrid.

Things to do in Segovia

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
Find places to stay Dec 27 — 28:
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Catedral de Segovia ©
Catedral de Segovia
Alcazar de Segovia ©
Alcazar de Segovia
Monasterio de San Antonio El Real ©
Monasterio de San Antonio El Real

1
night
Madrid

Madrid
To see maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Madrid trip builder app .

Traveling by train from Segovia to Madrid takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. On the 28th (Fri), you'll travel to Toledo.

Things to do in Madrid

Nightlife Tours Outdoors
Find places to stay Dec 27 — 28:

1
day
Toledo

Toledo ©
Toledo is a World Heritage Site that embodies the complex cultural history of Spain while remaining a forward-moving, modern city.
To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Toledo trip planning site .

You can take a train from Madrid to Toledo in an hour. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In December in Toledo, expect temperatures between 14°C during the day and 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Fri) to allow time for the train ride to Barcelona.

Things to do in Toledo

Historic Sites Museums
Find places to stay Dec 28 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes ©
Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes
Museo del Greco ©
Museo del Greco

2
nights
Barcelona

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
For reviews, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Barcelona online day trip planner .

Traveling by train from Toledo to Barcelona takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Barcelona when traveling from Toledo in December, with lows around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Seville.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Dec 28 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Plaza de Toros de la Maestranza, admire the striking features of Museum of Fine Arts, Sevilla, and then admire the striking features of Plaza de Espana. On the next day, tour the pleasant surroundings at Royal Alcázar of Seville, take a stroll through Barrio Santa Cruz, and then take some stellar pictures from Seville Cathedral.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Seville trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can fly from Barcelona to Seville in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In December, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can drive to Ronda.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Dec 30 — Jan 1:
Highlights from your plan
Plaza de Espana ©
Plaza de Espana
Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Seville Cathedral ©
Seville Cathedral

1
day
Ronda

Ronda ©
Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Tue): explore the ancient world of Baños Arabes, take in the dramatic natural features at El Tajo de Ronda, then see the interesting displays at Museo Lara, then take a stroll through Old City, and finally explore the world behind art at Museo Del Bandolero.

To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Ronda tour itinerary maker tool .

You can drive from Seville to Ronda in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in January, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to go by car to Granada.

Things to do in Ronda

Parks Nature Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Jan 1 — 2:
Highlights from your plan
El Tajo de Ronda ©
El Tajo de Ronda
Old City ©
Old City
Baños Arabes ©
Baños Arabes

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): contemplate the long history of Casa-Museo de Manuel de Falla, then take in nature's colorful creations at Generalife, and then step into the grandiose world of Alhambra. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Palacio de Alcazar Genil, admire the masterpieces at Monasterio de la Concepcion, then browse the exhibits of Archive Saint John of God Museum, then get to know the fascinating history of Mirador de San Nicolas, and finally wander the streets of Albayzin.

For ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Granada road trip planning site .

Traveling by car from Ronda to Granada takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Ronda in January, things will get slightly colder in Granada: highs are around 14°C and lows about 2°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Find places to stay Jan 1 — 3:
Highlights from your plan
Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Albayzin ©
Albayzin
Mirador de San Nicolas ©
Mirador de San Nicolas

1
night
Madrid

Madrid ©
On the 4th (Fri), take a stroll through Gran Via, steep yourself in history at Templo de Debod, admire the masterpieces at Museo Sorolla, then explore the world behind art at Museo Lazaro Galdiano, and finally make a trip to Puerta del Sol.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Madrid holiday planner .

Traveling by flight from Granada to Madrid takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Jan 3 — 4:
Highlights from your plan
Museo Sorolla ©
Museo Sorolla
Museo Lazaro Galdiano ©
Museo Lazaro Galdiano
Templo de Debod ©
Templo de Debod

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