15 days in Spain & Marrakech Itinerary

15 days in Spain & Marrakech Itinerary

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Marrakech, Morocco
— 5 nights
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Seville, Spain
— 2 nights
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Madrid, Spain
— 2 nights
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Santa Eulalia del Rio, Spain
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Barcelona, Spain
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Marrakech, Morocco

— 5 nights

Red City

You won't run out of things to do in Marrakech, a city where you can spend days exploring grandiose palaces and mosques, photogenic gardens, sacred tombs, and traditional mansions that evoke a bygone era.
Head to Jemaa el-Fna and Max & Janfor plenty of shopping. Visit Koutoubia Mosque and Saadian Tombs for their historical value. Make the 25th (Mon) a memorable day with a climbing tour. The adventure continues: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, admire the landmark architecture of Medersa Ben Youssef, steep yourself in history at El Badi Palace, and slough off your stress at Turkish baths.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Marrakech road trip planner.

Newark, USA to Marrakech is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. Traveling from Newark to Marrakech, you'll lose 5 hours due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Newark, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Marrakech, ranging from highs of 100°F to lows of 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly to Seville.

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Seville, Spain

— 2 nights

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.
On the 28th (Thu), appreciate the extensive heritage of Barrio Santa Cruz, get a taste of the local shopping with Di Gallery, then examine the collection at Casa Palacio de Las Duenas, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Sevilla. Keep things going the next day: find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, then steep yourself in history at Plaza de España, then steep yourself in history at Royal Alcázar of Seville, and finally browse for treasures at Ceramicas Sevilla.

For ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read Seville day trip site.

Getting from Marrakech to Seville by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Western European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 1 hour. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Marrakech in July: highs in Seville hover around 91°F, while lows dip to 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) to allow enough time to fly to Madrid.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums · Tours
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Madrid, Spain

— 2 nights

Cultural Capital of Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sat): indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, then wander the streets of Barrio de Salamanca, then view the masterpieces at Cava Baja Gallery, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Real Basilica de San Francisco el Grande. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum, then appreciate the history behind Puerta de Alcala, then shop like a local with Mercado de San Antón, and finally contemplate the long history of Royal Palace of Madrid.

To see ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Madrid trip builder website.

Traveling by flight from Seville to Madrid takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. July in Madrid sees daily highs of 94°F and lows of 68°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) to allow enough time to fly to Santa Eulalia del Rio.

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Santa Eulalia del Rio, Spain

— 3 nights
Offering a mix of nature, culture, and entertainment, a vacation in Santa Eulalia del Rio provides a quintessential Ibiza experience.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to S'Arenal Petit and Spas. Step out of the city life by going to S'Arenal Gros and Sa Talaia. Change things up with a short trip to Waterskiing & Jetskiing in Sant Antoni de Portmany (about 32 minutes away). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Sa Imatge, get outside with 38 Degrees North, take in the spiritual surroundings of Iglesia Sant Rafel, and take an in-depth tour of Museo de Etnografia.

To find other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Santa Eulalia del Rio trip planner.

Fly from Madrid to Santa Eulalia del Rio in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, ferry, and bus. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Madrid in July: highs in Santa Eulalia del Rio hover around 85°F, while lows dip to 72°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can fly to Barcelona.

Things to do in Santa Eulalia del Rio

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Museums

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Barcelona, Spain

— 1 night

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.
On the 4th (Thu), shop like a local with La Boqueria.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Barcelona trip planner.

You can fly from Santa Eulalia del Rio to Barcelona in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and train. In August, daytime highs in Barcelona are 83°F, while nighttime lows are 71°F. On the 4th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

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Spain travel guide

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Beaches · Churches · 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.