20 days in Spain Itinerary

20 days in Spain Itinerary

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— 3 nights
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San Sebastian - Donostia
— 2 nights
— 3 nights


Madrid — 4 nights

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, Barrio de Las Letras, Parque del Retiro, and other attractions. Kids will appreciate attractions like Gran Via and Catedral De Cuenca. Change things up with these side-trips from Madrid: Cuenca (Historic Walled Town of Cuenca, Puente de San Pablo (Saint Paul Bridge), &more). Next up on the itinerary: pause for some photo ops at Puerta de Alcala.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Madrid day trip planner.

Mexico City, Mexico to Madrid is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Mexico City to Madrid is 7 hours. While traveling from Mexico City, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Madrid, ranging from highs of 36°C to lows of 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to catch the flight to Seville.
Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping · Historic Sites
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Seville — 3 nights

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.
Arcos de la Frontera has been added to your itinerary. Family-friendly places like Alhambra and Catedral de Sevilla will thrill your kids. There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Royal Alcázar of Seville, get to know the fascinating history of Barrio Santa Cruz, walk around Parque de Maria Luisa, and look for gifts at Naturalmente.

To find reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Seville journey planner.

You can fly from Madrid to Seville in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in June, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to fly to Barcelona.
Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods · Shopping
Side Trips
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Barcelona — 5 nights

Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Creative Catalonia - Bike Holidays Girona Spain as well as Bridge of Besalu. Bring the kids along to Basilica de la Sagrada Familia and Parc Guell. There's much more to do: make a trip to Casa Batllo, pick up some local products at La Boqueria, admire the landmark architecture of Casa Mila - La Pedrera, and get to know the fascinating history of Las Ramblas.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Barcelona route planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Seville to Barcelona takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Seville in July, expect nights in Barcelona to be about the same, around 25°C, while days are little chillier, around 34°C. You'll set off for San Sebastian - Donostia on the 7th (Thu).
Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Neighborhoods
Side Trips
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San Sebastian - Donostia — 2 nights

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.
San Juan de Gaztelugatxe has been added to your itinerary. Keep things going the next day: explore the striking landscape at San Juan de Gaztelugatxe and then enjoy the sand and surf at La Concha Beach.

To see where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the San Sebastian - Donostia trip itinerary maker tool.

Fly from Barcelona to San Sebastian - Donostia in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Barcelona in July: high temperatures in San Sebastian - Donostia hover around 29°C and lows are around 21°C. On the 9th (Sat), you'll travel to Madrid.
Parks · Nature · Beaches · Outdoors
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Madrid — 3 nights

Your day by day itinerary now includes Plaza de Oriente, Puerta del Sol and Prado National Museum. On the 10th (Sun), explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum, make a trip to Puerta del Sol, contemplate the long history of Plaza Mayor, then pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Sta Maria la Real de la Almudena, then admire the striking features of Royal Palace of Madrid, and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Mercado San Miguel.

To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Madrid trip planning tool.

Traveling by flight from San Sebastian - Donostia to Madrid takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from San Sebastian - Donostia in July: highs in Madrid hover around 40°C, while lows dip to 23°C. On the 12th (Tue), you'll travel back home.
Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
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Spain travel guide

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.