29 days in Spain, Milan & Rome Itinerary

29 days in Spain, Milan & Rome Itinerary

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Madrid, Spain
— 6 nights
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Alicante, Spain
— 3 nights
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Bilbao, Spain
— 5 nights
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Milan, Italy
— 5 nights
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Rome, Italy
— 7 nights

6
nights
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Get out of town with these interesting Madrid side-trips: Catedral Primada (in Toledo) and Acueduct of Segovia (in Segovia). There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum, stroll around Parque del Retiro, examine the collection at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Mercado San Miguel.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Madrid online route planner.

Buenos Aires, Argentina to Madrid is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Argentina Standard Time (ART) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 4 hours. Expect much warmer weather when traveling from Buenos Aires in August: highs in Madrid hover around 39°C, while lows dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to take a train to Alicante.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Catedral Primada, Acueduct of Segovia
Highlights from your plan
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Parque del Retiro ©
Parque del Retiro
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid

3
nights
Alicante, Spain

Alicante ©
As Valencia’s second largest city and one of the most well-known along the Costa Blanca, Alicante has an enchanting atmosphere that blends rich history with animated beach life.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Alicante: Benidorm (Mundomar & Playa de Levante). There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Playa de San Juan, take in nature's colorful creations at El Palmeral, make a trip to Explanada de Espana, and put a fun spin on your tour with Xcapate.

For ratings, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Alicante travel planner.

Traveling by train from Madrid to Alicante takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Madrid in August, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 26°C in Alicante. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) to allow time to travel to Bilbao.

Things to do in Alicante

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Beaches

Side Trips

Benidorm, El Palmeral
Highlights from your plan
Mundomar ©
Mundomar
Playa de San Juan ©
Playa de San Juan
Explanada de Espana ©
Explanada de Espana

5
nights
Bilbao, Spain

Bilbao ©
A city of stunning architectural and artistic heritage, Bilbao is situated on the banks of the Nervión River.
Venture out of the city with trips to San Sebastian - Donostia (Ondarreta Beach, La Concha Beach, &more). There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, snap pictures at Puente Zubizuri, make a trip to Taberna Plaza Nueva, and enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Azkorri.

To find traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Bilbao online road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Alicante to Bilbao takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Alicante in August, things will get slightly colder in Bilbao: highs are around 31°C and lows about 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can travel to Milan.

Things to do in Bilbao

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

San Sebastian - Donostia
Highlights from your plan
La Concha Beach ©
La Concha Beach
Food Tours
Ondarreta Beach ©
Ondarreta Beach

5
nights
Milan, Italy

Milan ©
In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Milan: Cathedral of Como (Duomo) (in Como), Villa Monastero (in Varenna) and Turati Centro Nautico Lario (in Argegno). There's still lots to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, browse the exhibits of Villa Carlotta, admire the landmark architecture of Villa del Balbianello, and explore the historical opulence of Castello Sforzesco.

To see photos, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Milan trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Bilbao to Milan by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Tremezzina, Cathedral of Como (Duomo), Villa Monastero, Monte Grona, Isola Comacina
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Villa del Balbianello ©
Villa del Balbianello

7
nights
Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Colosseum, make a trip to Roman Forum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pantheon, and explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Rome day trip website.

Fly from Milan to Rome in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In September, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours

Side Trip

Vatican City
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain

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