22 days in Spain Itinerary

22 days in Spain Itinerary

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22 days in Spain Itinerary

Start: Charlotte
+3
Fly + train + foot + train:  14​h 30​min
1
Seville
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Salamanca
— 3 nights
3
Madrid
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h
4
Ibiza Town, Ibiza
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
5
Palma de Mallorca, Majorca
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
6
Barcelona
— 5 nights
Fly:  13​h
End: Charlotte

3
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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Royal Alcázar of Seville and Museum of Fine Arts, Sevilla. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Archaeological Ensemble of Italica and Royal Tobacco Factory. The adventure continues: admire the landmark architecture of Plaza de España, take some stellar pictures from Catedral de Sevilla, take in the spiritual surroundings of Iglesia de la Magdalena, and pause for some serene contemplation at Capilla de los Marineros.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Seville attractions planner.

Charlotte, USA to Seville is an approximately 14.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly. Traveling from Charlotte to Seville, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Charlotte in October, expect a bit warmer with lows of 61°F in Seville. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Salamanca.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Archaeological Ensemble of Italica
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Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla

3
nights
Salamanca

Salamanca ©
Salamanca is one of the most visited cities in Spain.
Get some historical perspective at St. Stephen's Convent (Convento de San Esteban) and Salamanca,Casco Historico. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Ieronimus and Museum of Art Nouveau and Art Deco Casa Lis. The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Old Cathedral (Catedral Vieja), deepen your understanding at Universidad de Salamanca, take a peaceful walk through Parque natural de Las Batuecas - Sierra de Francia, and don't miss a visit to Plaza de Anaya.

To see other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Salamanca day trip planning website .

You can drive from Seville to Salamanca in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or take a train. Traveling from Seville in October, things will get slightly colder in Salamanca: highs are around 71°F and lows about 44°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can go by car to Madrid.

Things to do in Salamanca

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Ciudad Vieja de Salamanca ©
Ciudad Vieja de Salamanca
Ieronimus ©
Ieronimus
Old Cathedral (Catedral Vieja) ©
Old Cathedral (Catedral Vieja)

4
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Get some historical perspective at Plaza mayor de Chinchon and The Four Posts. Get a sense of the local culture at Casco Historico de Toledo and Alcazar de Segovia. Get out of town with these interesting Madrid side-trips: Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes (in Toledo), Avila (Basilica de San Vicente, The Walls of Avila, & more) and Catedral de Segovia (in Segovia). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Prado National Museum, explore the world behind art at Royal Palace of Madrid, and don't miss a visit to Plaza de Oriente.

Plan my day in Madrid using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Salamanca to Madrid takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Madrid when traveling from Salamanca in October, with lows around 53°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can travel to Ibiza Town.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Avila, Toledo, Segovia, Plaza mayor de Chinchon
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Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
The Walls of Avila ©
The Walls of Avila

3
nights
Ibiza Town, Ibiza

Ibiza Town ©
As the island’s largest city and most-visited site, Ibiza is famous for its electric nightlife and lively Mediterranean culture.
Explore hidden gems such as Playa Cala Salada and Es Vedra. Take a break from the city and head to Castle of Ibiza and Necropolis del Puig des Molins. When in Ibiza Town, make a side trip to see Cala Bassa in Sant Antoni de Portmany, approximately 32 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through Dalt Vila, pause for some serene contemplation at Església Nuestra Sra. Del Carmen, tour the pleasant surroundings at Cala Moli, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Iglesia Sant Rafel.

To find reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Ibiza Town trip itinerary site .

You can fly from Madrid to Ibiza Town in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. Traveling from Madrid in October, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 63°F in Ibiza Town. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Palma de Mallorca.

Things to do in Ibiza Town

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Sant Antoni de Portmany, Cala Comte
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Dalt Vila ©
Dalt Vila
Cala Comte ©
Cala Comte
Castell de Eivissa ©
Castell de Eivissa

3
nights
Palma de Mallorca, Majorca

Palma de Mallorca
Majorca, or Mallorca, is largest island in the Balearic Islands archipelago.
Relax by the water at Port de Pollenca Beach and Cala Molins. Explore hidden gems such as Bellver Castle and Santa Eulalia. Venture out of the city with trips to Muee D'histoire de Manacor (in Manacor), Castell d Alaro (in Alaro) and Caves of Drach (in Porto Cristo). There's much more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Mallorca, step into the grandiose world of Palau de l'Almudaina, make a trip to Casal Solleric, and see the interesting displays at Museu d'Art Espanyol Contemporani - Fundacion Juan March.

For where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Palma de Mallorca road trip planning site .

You can fly from Ibiza Town to Palma de Mallorca in 2.5 hours. Another option is to ride a ferry. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Ibiza Town in October since evenings lows in Palma de Mallorca dip to 57°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Palma de Mallorca

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Playa del Puerto de Pollensa, Castell d Alaro, Casa natal de Santa Catalina Thomas, Cuevas del Drach, Muee D'histoire de Manacor
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Playa del Puerto de Pollensa
Playa del Puerto de Pollensa
Castell de Bellver ©
Castell de Bellver
Cuevas del Drach ©
Cuevas del Drach

5
nights
Barcelona

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Barri de Gracia and Vila Vella (Old Town). Visit Fenals Beach and Beach Castelldelfels Barcelona for some beach relaxation. Explore Barcelona's surroundings by going to Parish Church of Sant Roma (in Lloret de Mar), Ermita Sant Grau d'Ardenya (in Tossa de Mar) and Passeig Maritim (in Sitges). And it doesn't end there: pause for some photo ops at Casa Batllo, wander the streets of Ciutat Vella, appreciate the extensive heritage of El Barri Gòtic, and pause for some serene contemplation at Templo del Sagrado Corazon de Jesus.

To find other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Barcelona online driving holiday planner .

Traveling by flight from Palma de Mallorca to Barcelona takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In October, daytime highs in Barcelona are 73°F, while nighttime lows are 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Lloret de Mar, Tossa de Mar, Passeig Maritim, Beach Castelldelfels Barcelona
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Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia

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