21 days in Spain Itinerary

21 days in Spain Itinerary

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Start: Istanbul, Turkey
Fly + Bus:  8 h
1
Ciutadella, Menorca
— 2 nights
Ferry + Taxi:  2 h 45 min
2
Palma de Mallorca, Majorca
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h
3
Maspalomas, Gran Canaria
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
4
Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h
5
Seville
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
6
Salamanca
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
7
Madrid
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h
8
Ibiza Town, Ibiza
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
9
Barcelona
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h
End: Istanbul, Turkey

2
nights
Ciutadella, Menorca

Ciutadella ©
Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Cala De La Macarelleta, enjoy the sand and surf at Cala Turqueta, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Son Bou.

To see where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Ciutadella day trip planning tool.

Istanbul, Turkey to Ciutadella is an approximately 8- hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of flight and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Turkey Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 2 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to travel to Palma de Mallorca.

Things to do in Ciutadella

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Menorca, Playa de Son Bou, Playas de Cavelleria
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Cala Pregonda ©
Cala Pregonda
Cala De La Macarelleta ©
Cala De La Macarelleta
Playa de Son Bou ©
Playa de Son Bou

2
nights
Palma de Mallorca, Majorca

Palma de Mallorca ©
Majorca, or Mallorca, is largest island in the Balearic Islands archipelago.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): kick back and relax at Playa del Puerto de Pollensa, tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa de Muro, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa de Alcudia, and finally make a trip to Passeig des Born. On the next day, step into the grandiose world of Castell de Bellver, get your game on at Golf Fantasia, then observe the fascinating underwater world at Palma Aquarium, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Mallorca.

For reviews and other tourist information, refer to the Palma de Mallorca tour planner.

Traveling by combination of ferry and taxi from Ciutadella to Palma de Mallorca takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to travel to Maspalomas.

Things to do in Palma de Mallorca

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Playa del Puerto de Pollensa, Playa de Muro, Playa de Alcudia, Golf Fantasia
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Playa de Muro ©
Playa de Muro
Playa de Alcudia ©
Playa de Alcudia
Playa del Puerto de Pollensa
Playa del Puerto de Pollensa

2
nights
Maspalomas, Gran Canaria

Maspalomas ©
Fondly referred to as “El Sur” by the locals, Maspalomas serves as a hub of entertainment and beach activity on Gran Canary Island.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): kick back and relax at Las Canteras Beach, buy something for everyone on your list at Boulevard El Faro, then visit a coastal fixture at El Faro de Maspalomas, and finally explore the striking landscape at Reserva Natural Especial de Las Dunas de Maspalomas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Sat): kick back and relax at Playa de Mogan, then kick back and relax at Playa de Amadores, and then observe the fascinating underwater world at Palmitos Park.

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You can fly from Palma de Mallorca to Maspalomas in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Palma de Mallorca to Maspalomas is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Palma de Mallorca in July, expect nights in Maspalomas to be about the same, around 24°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 31°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel to Puerto Del Carmen.

Things to do in Maspalomas

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Playa de Mogan, Boulevard El Faro, Las Canteras Beach, Playa de Amadores
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Las Canteras Beach ©
Las Canteras Beach
Palmitos Park ©
Palmitos Park

3
nights
Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote

Puerto Del Carmen ©
One of the most lively and visited areas in the Canary Islands, Lanzarote’s largest city, Puerto del Carmen, is well-known for its vibrant nightlife and high concentration of bars and pubs.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Scuba & Snorkeling and Montana Roja. And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Fundacion Cesar Manrique, enjoy the sand and surf at Papagayo Beach, take some stellar pictures from Mirador Del Rio, and admire the natural beauty at Jardin de Cactus.

To find out how to plan a trip to Puerto Del Carmen, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Maspalomas to Puerto Del Carmen in 3.5 hours. Another option is to ride a ferry. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in July, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Seville.

Things to do in Puerto Del Carmen

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Lanzarote, Playa Blanca, Jardin de Cactus
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Cueva de los Verdes ©
Cueva de los Verdes
Scuba & Snorkeling
Fundacion Cesar Manrique ©
Fundacion Cesar Manrique

2
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.
On the 15th (Wed), admire the masterpieces at Museo De Bellas Artes De Sevilla, wander the streets of Barrio Santa Cruz, then make a trip to Plaza de Santa Marta, then pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Sevilla, and finally make a trip to Plaza del cabildo. On your second day here, admire the landmark architecture of Plaza de España, take in nature's colorful creations at Parque de Maria Luisa, then admire the landmark architecture of Setas de Sevilla (Metropol Parasol), and finally admire the natural beauty at Casa de Pilatos.

To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Seville trip builder app.

You can fly from Puerto Del Carmen to Seville in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, bus, and flight; or do a combination of ferry and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Puerto Del Carmen to Seville is 1 hour. Traveling from Puerto Del Carmen in July, expect nights in Seville to be about the same, around 23°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 38°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to drive to Salamanca.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods
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Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla
Parque de Maria Luisa ©
Parque de Maria Luisa

1
night
Salamanca

Salamanca ©
Salamanca is one of the most visited cities in Spain.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ieronimus, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Old Cathedral (Catedral Vieja), then appreciate the extensive heritage of Ciudad Vieja de Salamanca, then don't miss a visit to Plaza Mayor, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Capilla de la Sta. Vera Cruz.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, use the Salamanca trip itinerary planning website.

Getting from Seville to Salamanca by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or take a train. Traveling from Seville in July, plan for little chillier nights in Salamanca, with lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Madrid.

Things to do in Salamanca

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

3
nights
Madrid

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: explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum, contemplate the long history of Royal Palace of Madrid, make a trip to Puerta del Sol, and take in nature's colorful creations at Real Jardin Botanico.

To find maps, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Madrid online trip planner.

You can drive from Salamanca to Madrid in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Salamanca in July, Madrid is a bit warmer at night with lows of 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to travel to Ibiza Town.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Parque del Retiro ©
Parque del Retiro
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid

2
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.
On the 21st (Tue), head outdoors with Cala d'Hort, step off the mainland to explore Es Vedra, then stroll through Cala Comte, and finally kick back and relax at Playa Cala Salada. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, stop by Dalt Vila, then explore the historical opulence of Castell de Eivissa, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Ibiza Cathedral.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Ibiza Town trip maker site.

You can fly from Madrid to Ibiza Town in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Madrid in July, expect nights in Ibiza Town to be about the same, around 25°C, while days are little chillier, around 34°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Ibiza Town

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Sant Josep de Sa Talaia, Playa Cala Salada
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Castell de Eivissa ©
Castell de Eivissa
Es Vedra ©
Es Vedra
Cala Comte ©
Cala Comte

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: make a trip to Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, admire the landmark architecture of Casa Mila - La Pedrera, get a taste of the local shopping with La Boqueria, and pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral.

To see where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Barcelona online itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Ibiza Town to Barcelona takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In July in Barcelona, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 25°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

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

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