23 days in Spain & Morocco Itinerary

23 days in Spain & Morocco Itinerary

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Madrid, Spain
— 3 nights
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Ibiza Town, Spain
— 3 nights
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Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
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Granada, Spain
— 1 night
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Nerja, Spain
— 3 nights
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Marbella, Spain
— 1 night
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Ronda, Spain
— 3 nights
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Seville, Spain
— 1 night
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Marrakech, Morocco
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Madrid, Spain

— 3 nights

Cultural Capital of Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Prado National Museum and Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza. Your inner history buff will appreciate Royal Palace of Madrid and Alcazar of Segovia. Venture out of the city with trips to Segovia (Plaza de Medina del Campo, Segovia, San Esteban Church, &more) and Toledo (Synagogue of Saint Mary the White, El Transito Synagogue and Sephardic Museum, &more). There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Plaza Mayor, hunt for treasures at Mercado San Miguel, explore the world behind art at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, and walk around Parque del Retiro.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Madrid trip planner.

Medellin, Colombia to Madrid is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Medellin to Madrid is 6 hours. While traveling from Medellin, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Madrid, ranging from highs of 40°C to lows of 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to catch the flight to Ibiza Town.

Things to do in Madrid

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Ibiza Town, Spain

— 3 nights

Party Capital of Europe

As the island’s largest city and most-visited site, Ibiza is famous for its electric nightlife and lively Mediterranean culture.
You'll get in some beach time at Platja de ses Salines and Cala de Sant Vicent. Castell de Eivissa and Creu d'en Ribes will appeal to history buffs. Explore Ibiza Town's surroundings by going to Cala Benirras (in Port de Sant Miguel), Cala Bassa (in Sant Antoni de Portmany) and S'Arenal Petit (in Portinatx). There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Cala Comte, tour the pleasant surroundings at Platja Des Cavallet, examine the collection at Museu Puig Molin, and step off the mainland to explore Es Vedra.

To find other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Ibiza Town trip builder app.

Traveling by flight from Madrid to Ibiza Town takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. Traveling from Madrid in July, expect nights in Ibiza Town to be about the same, around 25°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 34°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to fly to Barcelona.

Things to do in Ibiza Town

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Museums

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Barcelona, Spain

— 3 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.
Get some historical perspective at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and Barcelona Cathedral. You'll get in some beach time at Fenals Beach and Playa Cala Sa Boadella. Venture out of the city with trips to Tossa de Mar (Platja d’es Codolar, Great Beach, &more), Lloret de Mar (Platja de Canyelles & Lloret Beach) and Cala de Sant Francesc (in Blanes). There's much more to do: admire the striking features of Casa Batllo, get to know the fascinating history of Las Ramblas, explore the world behind art at Museu Picasso, and walk around Parc de Montjuic.

For where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Barcelona road trip website.

Getting from Ibiza Town to Barcelona by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and train. In July, daily temperatures in Barcelona can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) to allow enough time to fly to Granada.

Things to do in Barcelona

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 7 — 10:

Granada, Spain

— 1 night

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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): admire the landmark architecture of Generalife, step into the grandiose world of Alhambra, get curious at Science Park (Parque de las Ciencias), then appreciate the extensive heritage of Mirador de San Nicolas, and finally examine the collection at Palacio de los Olvidados.

To see more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Granada trip website.

Fly from Barcelona to Granada in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. When traveling from Barcelona in July, plan for a bit warmer days in Granada, with highs around 40°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can go by car to Nerja.

Things to do in Granada

Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Parks
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Nerja, Spain

— 3 nights
Nerja is a municipality on the Costa del Sol in the province of Málaga in the autonomous community of Andalusia in southern Spain. Relax by the water at Playa de la Cala el Canuelo and Papagayo Beach. C.A.C. Centro de Arte Contemporáneo Francisco Hernández and Centro Cultural Nuestra Sra del Carmen Antigua Azucarera will appeal to museum buffs. Venture out of the city with trips to Velez-Malaga (Teatro del Carmen, Museo de Velez, &more). There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Burriana Beach, steep yourself in history at Casa Cervantes, take in the spiritual surroundings of Convent of San Francisco, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ermita de Nuestra Senora de los Remedios.

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Nerja tour itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from Granada to Nerja takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. July in Nerja sees daily highs of 41°C and lows of 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to drive to Marbella.

Things to do in Nerja

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

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Marbella, Spain

— 1 night

Spanish Riviera

Once a village of humble fishermen, Marbella is now one of the most cosmopolitan beach resorts on Spain’s world-famous Costa del Sol, boasting swanky nightclubs, classy hotels, and expensive restaurants.
To find more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Marbella day trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Nerja to Marbella takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Nerja in July: highs in Marbella hover around 36°C, while lows dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to drive to Ronda.

Things to do in Marbella

Historic Sites · Tours · Neighborhoods · Wildlife
Find places to stay Jul 14 — 15:

Ronda, Spain

— 3 nights

City of Dreams

Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Museo Lara and Centro de Interpretacion del Puente Nuevo. Your inner history buff will appreciate Puerta de Almocabar and Casa Del Rey Moro. There's much more to do: learn about winemaking at Bodega Garcia Hidalgo, shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour, make a trip to Paseo de Blas Infante, and ride a horse along Paddock Paradise Ronda.

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Ronda trip maker site.

Traveling by car from Marbella to Ronda takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Marbella in July: highs in Ronda hover around 41°C, while lows dip to 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Seville.

Things to do in Ronda

Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Parks
Find places to stay Jul 15 — 18:

Seville, Spain

— 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.
To find reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Seville trip planner.

You can drive from Ronda to Seville in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can catch the flight to Marrakech.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping · Museums
Find places to stay Jul 18 — 19:

Marrakech, Morocco

— 4 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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Marrakech Museum and The Orientalist Museum of Marrakech. Popular historic sites such as Koutoubia Mosque and Palacio da Bahia are in your itinerary. Spend the 23rd (Fri) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's much more to do: admire the natural beauty at Jardin Majorelle, get a new perspective on nature at Mohammed VI Museum, browse the eclectic array of goods at Jemaa el-Fna, and steep yourself in history at Medina of Marrakesh.

To see traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Marrakech itinerary planner.

You can fly from Seville to Marrakech in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. Traveling from Seville to Marrakech, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Seville in July, plan for a bit warmer days in Marrakech, with highs around 44°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time for the flight back home.

Things to do in Marrakech

Find places to stay Jul 19 — 23:

Spain travel guide

4.5
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.

Morocco travel guide

4.2
Diverse in landscapes and cultures, Morocco has long been a popular tourist destination, offering many quintessential North African vistas, sounds, and tastes. The ancient medinas of the main cities have retained their look and feel over the centuries, with bustling markets of colorful spice stalls, leather tanning in the streets, and teahouses. The dunes of the Sahara and the peaks of the High Atlas mountains battle for the interest of tourists on holiday in Morocco, with each possessing impressive, picturesque scenery, and hidden-away traditional villages, filled with crafts, carpets, and a rural way of life.