23 days in Spain Itinerary

23 days in Spain Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Spain attractions planner

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Madrid
Train
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Seville
— 3 nights
Train to Malaga Maria Zambrano, Bus to Marbella
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Marbella
— 4 nights
Drive
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Malaga
— 6 nights
Fly
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Barcelona
— 3 nights
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Madrid
— 3 nights
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Madrid

Cultural Capital of Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Mon): browse the eclectic array of goods at Mercado San Miguel.

For traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Madrid journey planner.

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia to Madrid is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of ferry and car. The time zone difference moving from Arabian Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 2 hours. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Jeddah in November, with highs in Madrid at 17°C and lows at 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can catch the flight to Seville.

Things to do in Madrid

Shopping
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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.
Seville is known for historic sites, nightlife, and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Royal Alcázar of Seville, visit Barrio Santa Cruz, admire the landmark architecture of Torre del Oro, and see where the action happens at Real Maestranza de Caballeria de Sevilla.

To find where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Seville planning site.

Getting from Madrid to Seville by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In November, Seville is a bit warmer than Madrid - with highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Marbella.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks · Museums
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Marbella

— 4 nights

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Marbella: Ronda (El Tajo de Ronda, Puente Nuevo, &more). There's still lots to do: shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour, take in the awesome beauty at La Concha, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Iglesia Mayor de la Encarnacion, and take in the waterfront at Paseo Maritimo.

To find reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Marbella trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Seville to Marbella in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Marbella can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can drive to Malaga.

Things to do in Marbella

Parks · Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 4 — 9:

Malaga

— 6 nights

Capital of the Costa del Sol

Modern yet historic, Málaga is a lively city famous for being the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Malaga: Granada (Alhambra, Spas, &more), Benalmadena (Parque De La Paloma & Puerto Marina Benalmadena) and Mirador del Paseo (in Montefrio). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy breathtaking views from Balcony of Europe, stroll around Parque de Malaga, admire the masterpieces at Museo Picasso Malaga, and don't miss a visit to Puerto de Málaga.

To see photos, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Malaga trip maker website.

Traveling by car from Marbella to Malaga takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Malaga can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to fly to Barcelona.

Things to do in Malaga

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 9 — 16:

Barcelona

— 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.
Barcelona is known for historic sites, parks, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, admire the striking features of Casa Mila - La Pedrera, take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic, and walk around Parc Guell.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Barcelona trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Malaga to Barcelona takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In November, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to fly to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums · Parks
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Madrid

— 3 nights

Cultural Capital of Spain

You'll find plenty of places to visit near Madrid: Toledo (Casco Historico de Toledo, Catedral Primada, &more). See some other sides of Madrid: admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum, admire the striking features of Royal Palace of Madrid, don't miss a visit to Puerta del Sol, and contemplate the long history of Plaza Mayor.

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Madrid road trip planner.

You can fly from Barcelona to Madrid in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Barcelona in November: high temperatures in Madrid hover around 17°C and lows are around 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 19 — 22:

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.