8 days in Spain Itinerary

8 days in Spain Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Spain trip planner

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Barcelona
— 1 night
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Sant Antoni de Portmany, Ibiza
— 2 nights
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Seville
— 1 night
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Madrid
— 2 nights
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Barcelona

— 1 night

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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Thu): wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic, then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, then don't miss a visit to Casa Batllo, and finally shop like a local with La Boqueria.

To find ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Barcelona trip planner.

Auckland, New Zealand to Barcelona is an approximately 28-hour flight. The time zone changes from New Zealand Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -11 hour difference. Expect much warmer weather when traveling from Auckland in June: highs in Barcelona hover around 30°C, while lows dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) to allow time to travel to Sant Antoni de Portmany.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping
Find places to stay Jun 30 — Jul 1:

Sant Antoni de Portmany, Ibiza

— 2 nights
On the 2nd (Fri), kick back and relax at Platja de ses Salines, explore the historical opulence of Castell de Eivissa, then take a stroll through Dalt Vila, and finally kick back and relax at Playa Cala Salada. On your second day here, step off the mainland to explore Es Vedra, see some colorful creatures with Orcasub Ibiza Diving Center, then enjoy the sand and surf at Cala Comte, and finally stroll through Port Des Torrent.

To find photos, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Sant Antoni de Portmany route builder app.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Sant Antoni de Portmany takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. In July in Sant Antoni de Portmany, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Seville.

Things to do in Sant Antoni de Portmany

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 1 — 3:

Seville

— 1 night

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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Royal Alcázar of Seville, steep yourself in history at Plaza de España, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla.

Make your Seville itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can fly from Sant Antoni de Portmany to Seville in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and car. When traveling from Sant Antoni de Portmany in July, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Seville: temperatures range from 38°C by day to 23°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Madrid.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jul 3 — 4:

Madrid

— 2 nights

Cultural Capital of Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Mon): explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum, then contemplate the long history of Plaza Mayor, and then admire the landmark architecture of Royal Palace of Madrid.

To find other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Madrid online day trip planner.

Take a train from Seville to Madrid in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 40°C in July, and nighttime lows around 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Jul 4 — 6:

Spain travel guide

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Beaches · Architectural Buildings · Landmarks
A colorful country known for its relaxed lifestyle, vibrant nightlife, excellent food, and world-famous folklore and festivals, Spain boasts a huge number of World Heritage Sites and other spectacular places to visit. It also deserves its reputation as a beach vacation destination; the Western edge of the Mediterranean Sea is home to some of the world’s top beaches. But Spain’s geography is so much more than just soft, sandy shores. Its landscapes are as diverse as its people, ranging from lush meadows and snowy mountains to huge marshes and sprawling deserts. The countryside bursts with unspoiled villages of timeless beauty and old-world charm, as well as vast and varied nature preserves.