21 days in France & Spain Itinerary

21 days in France & Spain Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Strasbourg, France
— 4 nights
2
Colmar, France
— 4 nights
3
Palma de Mallorca, Spain
— 5 nights
4
Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
5
Guardiola de Bergueda, Spain
— 3 nights

4
nights
Strasbourg, France

Strasbourg ©
Strasbourg is famous for its beautiful historical center, the Grande Île, which was the first city center classified entirely as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Cave Historique des Hospices de Strasbourg and Old Saint Peter's Church. Visit Temple du Donon and Basilique Notre-Dame de Marienthal for their historical value. Explore Strasbourg's surroundings by going to Le Domaine De La Leonardsau (in Boersch), Chateau de Guirbaden (in Mollkirch) and Chateau du Wasigenstein (in Niedersteinbach). There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Chateau du Wangenbourg, take in the spiritual surroundings of Abbaye de Marmoutier, contemplate the long history of Musee Chateau des Rohan, and make a trip to Mont Sainte Odile.

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Denver, USA to Strasbourg is an approximately 16-hour flight. You'll lose 8 hours traveling from Denver to Strasbourg due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Strasbourg when traveling from Denver in December, with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to drive to Colmar.

Things to do in Strasbourg

Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums Parks

Side Trips

Andlau, Chateau de Lutzelbourg, Parc Animalier de Sainte-Croix, Chateau de Guirbaden, Mont Sainte Odile
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Cave Historique des Hospices de Strasbourg ©
Temple du Donon ©
Temple du Donon
Chateau du Wangenbourg ©
Chateau du Wangenbourg

4
nights
Colmar, France

Colmar ©
Situated along the Alsatian Wine Route, Colmar is renowned for its German and French culture, well-preserved old town, numerous architectural landmarks, and its museums.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Chateau de Kaysersberg and Chapelle Saint-Leon IX. Explore hidden gems such as Vin d'Alsace HORCHER and Justin Boxler. Venture out of the city with trips to Castle Landskron (in Leymen), Cite de l'Automobile (in Mulhouse) and Château du Haut-Kœnigsbourg (in Orschwiller). There's much more to do: do a tasting at Cave de Turckheim, explore the world behind art at Musée d'Unterlinden, don't miss a visit to Vieille ville d'Eguisheim, and wander the streets of Little Venice.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Colmar travel route planning tool.

Traveling by car from Strasbourg to Colmar takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In December in Colmar, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Palma de Mallorca.

Things to do in Colmar

Historic Sites Museums Wineries

Side Trips

Eguisheim, Castle Landskron, Domaine Jean-Paul Schmitt, Chateau de Kaysersberg, Cite de l'Automobile
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Vin d'Alsace HORCHER ©
Vin d'Alsace HORCHER
Chateau de Kaysersberg ©
Chateau de Kaysersberg
Castle Landskron ©
Castle Landskron

5
nights
Palma de Mallorca, Spain

Palma de Mallorca ©
Majorca, or Mallorca, is largest island in the Balearic Islands archipelago.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Santuari de Cura and Santuari de la Mare de Déu del Puig. Explore hidden gems such as Capdepera lighthouse and Spaint. Explore Palma de Mallorca's surroundings by going to Iglesia de San Juan Bautista (in Deia), Cap de Formentor (in Formentor) and Playa de Muro (in Playa de Muro). There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Parroquia Nuestra Señora de los Ángeles, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Mallorca, stroll through Playa de Alcudia, and visit a coastal fixture at Faro Ses Salines.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Palma de Mallorca online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of train, shuttle, and flight from Colmar to Palma de Mallorca takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train, bus, and flight. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Colmar in December: high temperatures in Palma de Mallorca hover around °F and lows are around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Palma de Mallorca

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Pollenca, Faro Ses Salines, Playa de Alcudia, Iglesia Nueva, Capdepera lighthouse
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Castell de Bellver ©
Castell de Bellver
Santuari de Cura ©
Santuari de Cura
Capdepera lighthouse ©
Capdepera lighthouse

3
nights
Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Barri de Gracia and Castellroig , vinos y cavas de terrer. Popular historic sites such as Plaça de Sant Felip Neri and Ciutat Vella are in your itinerary. Next up on the itinerary: engage your brain at CosmoCaixa Barcelona, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, admire the striking features of Recinte Modernista de Sant Pau, and explore the world behind art at Joan Miro Foundation.

To find ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read Barcelona route builder website.

You can fly from Palma de Mallorca to Barcelona in 3 hours. Other options are to ride a ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In December, daily temperatures in Barcelona can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Guardiola de Bergueda.

Things to do in Barcelona

Museums Neighborhoods Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Castellroig , vinos y cavas de terrer
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Plaça de Sant Felip Neri ©
Plaça de Sant Felip Neri
Barri de Gracia ©
Barri de Gracia
Castellroig , vinos y cavas de terrer ©
Castellroig , vinos y cavas de terrer

3
nights
Guardiola de Bergueda, Spain

Guardiola de Bergueda ©
Do some cultural sightseeing at Monasterio de Sant Jaume de Frontanya and Esglesia Romanica de Sant Quirza de Pedret. Popular historic sites such as El Monestir de Santa Maria de l'Estany and Iglesia romanica de Sant Vicenc d'Obiols are in your itinerary. Go for a jaunt from Guardiola de Bergueda to Berga to see Santuario Nuestra Senora de Queralt about 32 minutes away.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Guardiola de Bergueda online trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Barcelona to Guardiola de Bergueda by car takes about 2 hours. On the 5th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Guardiola de Bergueda

Historic Sites Trails Outdoors

Side Trips

Iglesia romanica de Sant Vicenc d'Obiols, Jardins Artigas, La Via del Nicolau, Monasterio de Sant Jaume de Frontanya, Iglesia Romanica de Sant Sadurni de Rotgers
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Santa Maria de Castellar de n'Hug ©
Santa Maria de Castellar de n'Hug
Monasterio de Sant Jaume de Frontanya ©
Monasterio de Sant Jaume de Frontanya
El Monestir de Santa Maria de l'Estany ©
El Monestir de Santa Maria de l'Estany

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