15 days in Spain Itinerary

15 days in Spain Itinerary

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Barcelona
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San Sebastian - Donostia
— 1 night
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Bilbao
— 1 night
Fly
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Madrid
— 3 nights
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Seville
— 1 night
Drive
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Ronda
— 2 nights
Drive
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Granada
— 3 nights
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Barcelona
— 3 nights
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Barcelona

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 9th (Thu), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica de la Sagrada Familia and then admire the striking features of Casa Batllo.

For ratings, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Barcelona trip planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Barcelona is an approximately 16-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 7 hours traveling from Singapore to Barcelona. Traveling from Singapore in December, things will get cooler in Barcelona: highs are around 17°C and lows about 7°C. On the 9th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly to San Sebastian - Donostia.

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San Sebastian - Donostia

— 1 night

Pearl of the Cantabrian Sea

As one of the anchoring cities of the beautiful Basque Country, San Sebastián boasts a trendy, cosmopolitan vibe while still harboring a relaxed, coastal charm.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): take in the views from Zurriolako zubia.

To see photos, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read San Sebastian - Donostia online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to San Sebastian - Donostia takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in December, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Bilbao.

Things to do in San Sebastian - Donostia

Tours · Wineries
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Bilbao

— 1 night

Modern Capital of Spain

A city of stunning architectural and artistic heritage, Bilbao is situated on the banks of the Nervión River.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): explore the world behind art at Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, look for gifts at La Bendita, then catch some excitement at La Ribera Market, and finally do a tasting at Astobiza.

To see where to stay, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Bilbao travel planner.

You can drive from San Sebastian - Donostia to Bilbao in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In December, daily temperatures in Bilbao can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to fly to Madrid.

Things to do in Bilbao

Museums · Wineries · Shopping · Fun & Games

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Madrid

— 3 nights

Cultural Capital of Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Change things up with these side-trips from Madrid: Toledo (Church of Santo Tomé, Museo del Greco, &more). There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum, make a trip to Puerta del Sol, examine the collection at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, and walk around Parque del Retiro.

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Traveling by flight from Bilbao to Madrid takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Bilbao in December, Madrid is a bit cooler at night with lows of 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can catch the flight to Seville.

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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.
On the 15th (Wed), steep yourself in history at Plaza de España, steep yourself in history at Royal Alcázar of Seville, then make a trip to Setas de Sevilla (Metropol Parasol), and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla.

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You can fly from Madrid to Seville in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Madrid in December, with highs in Seville at 19°C and lows at 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Ronda.

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Ronda

— 2 nights

City of Dreams

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 16th (Thu): admire all the interesting features of Reservatauro Ronda, wander the streets of Old City, and then ride a horse along Paddock Paradise Ronda. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in breathtaking views at El Tajo de Ronda, take in the views from Puente Nuevo, and then take some stellar pictures from Mirador Paseo Blas Infante.

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Drive from Seville to Ronda in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In December, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to drive to Granada.

Things to do in Ronda

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Neighborhoods
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Granada

— 3 nights

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Granada: Rute (Los Museos del aguardiente anisado de Rute y Espana & Machaquito Anis & Licores), Iberfauna (in Zuheros) and Nerja (Cliffs of Maro Cerro Gordo & Church of El Salvador). The adventure continues: explore the historical opulence of Alhambra and appreciate the extensive heritage of Albayzin.

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Traveling by car from Ronda to Granada takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Traveling from Ronda in December, things will get slightly colder in Granada: highs are around 15°C and lows about 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to fly to Barcelona.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums

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Barcelona

— 3 nights

Jewel of the Mediterranean

Kick off your visit on the 21st (Tue): admire the striking features of Casa Mila - La Pedrera, then make a trip to Casa Batllo, then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica de la Sagrada Familia, and finally walk around Parc Guell. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, appreciate the extensive heritage of El Barri Gòtic, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Las Ramblas, and finally pick up some local products at La Boqueria.

To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Barcelona travel tool.

Getting from Granada to Barcelona by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Traveling from Granada in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Barcelona, with lows of 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to fly back home.

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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.