16 days in Spain & Marrakech Itinerary

16 days in Spain & Marrakech Itinerary

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Madrid, Spain
— 3 nights
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Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
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Malaga, Spain
— 2 nights
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Marbella, Spain
— 2 nights
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Marrakech, Morocco
— 2 nights
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Madrid, Spain
— 2 nights
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Madrid, Spain — 3 nights

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Madrid: Toledo (Museo del Greco, Catedral Primada, &more). There's lots more to do: admire the striking features of Royal Palace of Madrid, browse the eclectic array of goods at Mercado San Miguel, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and delve into the distant past at Templo de Debod.

To find ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Madrid online route planner.

San Juan, Puerto Rico to Madrid is an approximately 12-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Atlantic Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 5 hours. Traveling from San Juan in October, expect nights in Madrid to be cooler, around 13°C, while days are little chillier, around 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to catch the flight to Barcelona.
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Barcelona, Spain — 3 nights

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 sightseeing, parks, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica de la Sagrada Familia, admire the landmark architecture of Recinte Modernista de Sant Pau, wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic, and get a taste of the local shopping with La Boqueria.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Barcelona trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Madrid to Barcelona in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Madrid in October, Barcelona is a bit warmer at night with lows of 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) to allow enough time to fly to Malaga.
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Malaga, Spain — 2 nights

Modern yet historic, Málaga is a lively city famous for being the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sun): explore the historical opulence of Castillo de Gibralfaro, then don't miss a visit to Balcony of Europe, and then admire the masterpieces at Museo Picasso Malaga. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the striking features of Municipal Archive, take in the waterfront at Puerto de Málaga, then steep yourself in history at Alcazaba, and finally contemplate the long history of Malaga Cathedral.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Malaga trip itinerary maker tool.

Fly from Barcelona to Malaga in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In October, daytime highs in Malaga are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) so you can drive to Marbella.
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Marbella, Spain — 2 nights

Once a village of humble fishermen, Marbella is now one of the most cosmopolitan beach resorts on Spain’s world-famous Costa del Sol, boasting swanky nightclubs, classy hotels, and expensive restaurants.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Tue): head outdoors with Experience Box Spain, take in the waterfront activity at Puerto Banus Marina, then pause for some serene contemplation at Ermita del Santo Cristo, and finally visit Marbella Old Town. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a stroll through Old City and then take some stellar pictures from Mirador puente nuevo de Ronda.

To see where to stay, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Marbella online trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Malaga to Marbella in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in October, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) to allow time to fly to Marrakech.
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Marrakech, Morocco — 2 nights

You won't run out of things to do in Marrakech, a city where you can spend days exploring grandiose palaces and mosques, photogenic gardens, sacred tombs, and traditional mansions that evoke a bygone era.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): get to know the fascinating history of Menara Gardens and Pavilion, admire the natural beauty at Jardin Majorelle, then admire the striking features of Medersa Ben Youssef, and finally stop by Ma Creation. Keep things going the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Palacio da Bahia, admire the landmark architecture of Saadian Tombs, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Koutoubia Mosque, and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Jemaa el-Fna.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Marrakech online trip maker.

Traveling by flight from Marbella to Marrakech takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Marbella to Marrakech is minus 1 hour. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Marbella in November: highs in Marrakech hover around 27°C, while lows dip to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can fly to Madrid.
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Madrid, Spain — 2 nights

Explore Madrid further: admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum, stroll around Casa de Campo, don't miss a visit to Estacion de Atocha, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Plaza de Santa Ana.

For photos, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the Madrid tour builder website.

You can fly from Marrakech to Madrid in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone changes from Western European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Marrakech in November, things will get little chillier in Madrid: highs are around 17°C and lows about 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) to allow time to fly back home.
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Spain travel guide

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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.
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