9 days in Spain Itinerary

9 days in Spain Itinerary

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Benidorm
— 1 night
2
Valencia
— 1 day
3
Madrid
— 4 nights
4
Zaragoza
— 1 day
5
Barcelona
— 3 nights

1
night
Benidorm

Benidorm ©
A major seaside resort on the famous Costa Blanca, Benidorm was built compactly, thanks to the foresight of a local government administrator in the 1960s, who had a vision for a holiday destination that would grow upwards.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Micro-Gigantic Museum, appreciate the extensive heritage of Placa del Castell, then take a stroll through El Casco Antiguo de Benidorm, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Levante.

To find other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read Benidorm planner.

Frankfurt, Germany to Benidorm is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and tram. Traveling from Frankfurt in April, expect Benidorm to be a bit warmer, temps between 24°C and 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Valencia.

Things to do in Benidorm

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trip

Micro-Gigantic Museum
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Playa de Levante ©
Playa de Levante
El Casco Antiguo de Benidorm ©
El Casco Antiguo de Benidorm
Placa del Castell ©
Placa del Castell

1
day
Valencia

Valencia ©
A charming old city originally founded as a Roman colony, Valencia is the country’s third-largest urban center.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): browse the eclectic array of goods at Central Market of Valencia, then contemplate the waterfront views at Jardi del Turia, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Valencia Cathedral.

For maps, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Valencia trip planner.

Traveling by car from Benidorm to Valencia takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of tram and train. In April in Valencia, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) to allow time to take a train to Madrid.

Things to do in Valencia

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Jardi del Turia ©
Jardi del Turia
Central Market of Valencia ©
Central Market of Valencia
Valencia Cathedral ©
Valencia Cathedral

4
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
You'll explore and learn at Prado National Museum and Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza. Royal Palace of Madrid and Casa de Campo are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of Madrid to go to Aldea del Fresno and see Playa del Alberche, which is approximately 50 minutes away. There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Plaza Mayor, stroll around Parque del Retiro, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Mercado San Miguel.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Madrid vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by train from Valencia to Madrid takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. April in Madrid sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to take a train to Zaragoza.

Things to do in Madrid

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Playa del Alberche
Highlights from your plan
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor

1
day
Zaragoza

Zaragoza ©
The city of Zaragoza is known as the City of Four Cultures for its interwoven history of Iberian, Roman, Moorish, and Christian influences.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): pause for some photo ops at Torre Del Pilar, contemplate the waterfront views at El Ebro, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Monasterio de Piedra.

To see ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Zaragoza online itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Madrid to Zaragoza takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Zaragoza can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to catch the train to Barcelona.

Things to do in Zaragoza

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
El Ebro ©
El Ebro
Monasterio de Piedra ©
Monasterio de Piedra
Torre Del Pilar ©
Torre Del Pilar

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.
Popular historic sites such as Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and Las Ramblas are in your itinerary. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Parc Guell and Barcelona Cathedral. The adventure continues: visit El Barri Gòtic, browse the fresh offerings at La Boqueria, admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo, and don't miss a visit to Casa Mila - La Pedrera.

For other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Barcelona trip planner.

You can take a train from Zaragoza to Barcelona in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. April in Barcelona sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell

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