17 days in Spain Itinerary

17 days in Spain Itinerary

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Barcelona
— 4 nights
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Seville
— 3 nights
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Madrid
— 3 nights
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Malaga
— 4 nights
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Barcelona
— 1 night
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Barcelona

— 4 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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Ciutat Vella and Plaça de Sant Felip Neri. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Basilica de la Sagrada Familia and El Barri Gòtic. Change things up with a short trip to Patronat Call de Girona in Girona (about 1h 35 min away). The adventure continues: make a trip to Casa Batllo, visit El Born, admire the landmark architecture of Recinte Modernista de Sant Pau, and take an in-depth tour of Museu d'Història de Barcelona MUHBA.

To see photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Barcelona online trip planner.

Mumbai, India to Barcelona is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Mumbai to Barcelona is minus 4.5 hours. Traveling from Mumbai in December, things will get much colder in Barcelona: highs are around 17°C and lows about 7°C. On the 20th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Seville.

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Seville

— 3 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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Barrio Santa Cruz and Archaeological Ensemble of Italica. Get a sense of the local culture at Royal Alcázar of Seville and Catedral de Sevilla. There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Plaza de España, don't miss a visit to Torre del Oro, see the interesting displays at Hospital de los Venerables, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Iglesia de la Caridad.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Seville online trip planner.

Getting from Barcelona to Seville by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In December, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 8°C. You will have some time to spend on the 23rd (Thu) before leaving for Madrid.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

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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.
Explore hidden gems such as Wine Tours & Tastings and Puerta de Alcala. Get some cultural insight at Prado National Museum and Barrio de Salamanca. The adventure continues: make a trip to Plaza Mayor and admire the striking features of Royal Palace of Madrid.

For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Madrid trip website.

You can fly from Seville to Madrid in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Seville in December: high temperatures in Madrid hover around 14°C and lows are around 3°C. You'll have a few hours on the 26th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Malaga.

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Historic Sites · Tours · Wineries · Museums
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Malaga

— 4 nights

Capital of the Costa del Sol

Modern yet historic, Málaga is a lively city famous for being the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
You've now added Playa El Bajondillo to your itinerary. Explore hidden gems such as Playa La Carihuela and Capilla del Agua. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Museo Picasso Malaga and Alcazaba. There's more to do: slough off your stress at Arab Baths Hammam Al Andalus Malaga.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Malaga travel route planner.

Traveling by flight from Madrid to Malaga takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Madrid in December, things will get somewhat warmer in Malaga: highs are around 20°C and lows about 9°C. You'll have a few hours on the 30th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Barcelona.

Things to do in Malaga

Outdoors · Museums · Beaches · Parks

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Barcelona

— 1 night

Jewel of the Mediterranean

To see other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Barcelona road trip tool.

Getting from Malaga to Barcelona by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Traveling from Malaga in December, you will find days in Barcelona are slightly colder (17°C), and nights are about the same (7°C). You will have some time to spend on the 31st (Fri) before leaving for 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.