16 days in Spain Itinerary

16 days in Spain Itinerary

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16 days in Spain Itinerary

Start: Istanbul, Turkey
Fly:  4 h 45 min
1
Barcelona
— 3 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
2
Ibiza Town, Ibiza
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h
3
Seville
— 3 nights
Bus:  2 h
4
Ronda
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
5
Granada
— 2 nights
Bus + Fly:  3 h 45 min
6
Madrid
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
End: Istanbul, Turkey

3
nights
Barcelona

Barcelona ©
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 parks, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, don't miss a visit to Casa Mila - La Pedrera, pick up some local products at La Boqueria, and pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral.

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Barcelona holiday builder tool.

Istanbul, Turkey to Barcelona is an approximately 5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Time to Central European Time is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Istanbul in April, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 13°C in Barcelona. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can travel to Ibiza Town.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ibiza Cathedral, then see the interesting displays at Necropolis del Puig des Molins, then explore the historical opulence of Castell de Eivissa, and finally get outside with Navegar en Formentera.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Ibiza Town trip planning tool.

Fly from Barcelona to Ibiza Town in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. April in Ibiza Town sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Seville.

Things to do in Ibiza Town

Historic Sites Outdoors Museums
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Castell de Eivissa ©
Castell de Eivissa
Necropolis del Puig des Molins
Necropolis del Puig des Molins
Ibiza Cathedral ©
Ibiza Cathedral

3
nights
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.
Seville is known for historic sites, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Plaza de España, admire the landmark architecture of Setas de Sevilla (Metropol Parasol), don't miss a visit to Torre del Oro, and head outdoors with Paseo Alcalde Marques del Contadero.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Seville day trip planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Ibiza Town to Seville takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and car. In April, daytime highs in Seville are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can take a bus to Ronda.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Tours Parks
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Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville

3
nights
Ronda

Ronda ©
Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Ronda is known for historic sites, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: learn about winemaking at Bodega Garcia Hidalgo, bet on your favorite at Ascari, take a stroll through Old City, and walk around Plaza Duquesa de Parcent.

To find other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Ronda trip planner.

You can take a bus from Seville to Ronda in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In April in Ronda, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to drive to Granada.

Things to do in Ronda

Parks Wildlife Trails
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Bodega Garcia Hidalgo ©
Bodega Garcia Hidalgo
El Tajo de Ronda ©
El Tajo de Ronda
Reservatauro Ronda ©
Reservatauro Ronda

2
nights
Granada

Granada ©
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 16th (Thu): step into the grandiose world of Alhambra, then make a trip to Court of the Lions, and then admire the natural beauty at Generalife. Keep things going the next day: wander the streets of Albayzin, appreciate the extensive heritage of Mirador de San Nicolas, then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and finally have fun at El Reino Escape Room.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Granada planner.

You can drive from Ronda to Granada in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. When traveling from Ronda in April, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Granada: temperatures range from 23°C by day to 9°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Fun & Games
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Alhambra ©
Alhambra
El Reino Escape Room ©
El Reino Escape Room
Albayzin ©
Albayzin

3
nights
Madrid

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Madrid is known for museums, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum, stroll around Parque del Retiro, indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, and steep yourself in history at Plaza Mayor.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Madrid travel itinerary planner.

You can fly from Granada to Madrid in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. April in Madrid sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Tours
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Food Tours
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Parque del Retiro ©
Parque del Retiro

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