17 days in Iberia Itinerary

17 days in Iberia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Spain route planner

Make it your trip
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Barcelona
— 3 nights
Fly
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Valencia
— 2 nights
Fly
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Malaga
— 3 nights
Drive
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Fuengirola
— 5 nights
Drive
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Seville
— 3 nights
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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 parks, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Casa Batllo, explore the world behind art at Museu Picasso, make a trip to Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Barcelona online journey maker.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Barcelona is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. Traveling from Amsterdam in October, things will get a bit warmer in Barcelona: highs are around 26°C and lows about 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Valencia.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums · Parks

Valencia

— 2 nights

City of Mediterranean Light

A charming old city originally founded as a Roman colony, Valencia is the country’s third-largest urban center.
On the 5th (Tue), contemplate the waterfront views at Jardi del Turia and then get to know the resident critters at Bioparc Valencia. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Wed): shop like a local with Central Market of Valencia, then contemplate the long history of Valencia Cathedral, then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Parroquia de San Nicolas de Bari y San Pedro Martir.

For traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Valencia road trip planning site.

You can fly from Barcelona to Valencia in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. October in Valencia sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Malaga.

Things to do in Valencia

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Childrens Museums · Museums

Malaga

— 3 nights

Capital of the Costa del Sol

Modern yet historic, Málaga is a lively city famous for being the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
Explore Malaga's surroundings by going to Mirador del Cementerio Redondo (in Sayalonga) and Nerja (Fundación Cueva de Nerja, Papagayo Beach, &more). There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at Alcazaba, explore the ancient world of Teatro Romano, step into the grandiose world of Castillo de Gibralfaro, and pause for some serene contemplation at Malaga Cathedral.

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Malaga tour itinerary maker site.

You can fly from Valencia to Malaga in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In October, daily temperatures in Malaga can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Fuengirola.

Things to do in Malaga

Parks · Historic Sites · Tours · Museums

Side Trips

Fuengirola

— 5 nights

Sunshine Playground

An enchanting mix of tranquil beaches and urban atmosphere, the metropolis of Fuengirola remains one of the Costa del Sol’s most visited cities.
Change things up with these side-trips from Fuengirola: Ronda (Puente Nuevo & El Tajo de Ronda). Next up on the itinerary: get outside with Adventure Rider Centre, get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, get to know the fascinating history of La Plaza de los Chinorros, and take a stroll through La Carihuela.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Fuengirola using our trip planner.

Getting from Malaga to Fuengirola by car takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a bus; or take a train. In October, daytime highs in Fuengirola are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to drive to Seville.

Things to do in Fuengirola

Parks · Neighborhoods · Outdoors · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Plaza de España, admire the natural beauty at Parque de Maria Luisa, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Sevilla. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Royal Alcázar of Seville, then admire the landmark architecture of Torre del Oro, then see where the action happens at Real Maestranza de Caballeria de Sevilla, and finally don't miss a visit to Setas de Sevilla (Metropol Parasol).

To see where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Seville day trip planning app.

Getting from Fuengirola to Seville by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train; or take a bus. October in Seville sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods