23 days in Spain, Athens & Delphi Itinerary

23 days in Spain, Athens & Delphi Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe trip maker
Make it your trip
Fly
1
Madrid, Spain
— 4 nights
Train
2
Seville, Spain
— 2 nights
Train
3
Granada, Spain
— 1 night
Train
4
Valencia, Spain
— 2 nights
Train
5
Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
Fly
6
Athens, Greece
— 3 nights
Bus
7
Delphi, Greece
— 1 night
Bus
8
Athens, Greece
— 3 nights
Fly

S M T W T F S
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8

Madrid, Spain — 4 nights

Cultural Capital of Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Venture out of the city with trips to Toledo (Casco Historico de Toledo, Museo del Greco, &more). There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum, contemplate the long history of Plaza Mayor, hunt for treasures at Mercado San Miguel, and walk around Parque del Retiro.

For photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Madrid online vacation planner.

Perth, Australia to Madrid is an approximately 24-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 7 hours traveling from Perth to Madrid. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Perth in June, with highs in Madrid at 36°C and lows at 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to catch the flight to Seville.
more
Museums · Historic Sites · Tours · Neighborhoods
Side Trip
Find places to stay Jun 16 — 20:

Seville, Spain — 2 nights

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 21st (Wed): steep yourself in history at Royal Tobacco Factory, then steep yourself in history at Royal Alcázar of Seville, then contemplate the long history of Plaza de España, and finally admire the striking features of Setas de Sevilla (Metropol Parasol). On the 22nd (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: walk around Parque de Maria Luisa, then pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Sevilla, then get to know the fascinating history of Barrio Santa Cruz, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Plaza de Santa Marta.

To see reviews and tourist information, read Seville trip app.

You can fly from Madrid to Seville in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In June, daily temperatures in Seville can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to drive to Granada.
more
Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks
Find places to stay Jun 20 — 22:

Granada, Spain — 1 night

Pearl of Spain

Granada boasts numerous well-preserved examples of exquisite Moorish architecture, not the least of which is the Alhambra, an ancient citadel and royal palace.
On the 23rd (Fri), admire the natural beauty at Generalife, admire the landmark architecture of Alhambra, and then look for gifts at Artesania del Arbol. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: soak away your stress at local Arab baths, steep yourself in history at Mirador de San Nicolas, and then take a stroll through Albayzin.

For where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Granada road trip tool.

Getting from Seville to Granada by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in June, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to fly to Valencia.
more
Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks · Spas
Find places to stay Jun 22 — 24:

Valencia, Spain — 2 nights

City of Mediterranean Light

A charming old city originally founded as a Roman colony, Valencia is the country’s third-largest urban center.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sun): observe the fascinating underwater world at Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias and then steep yourself in history at Valencia Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get to know the resident critters at Bioparc Valencia and then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Valencia travel route builder website.

You can fly from Granada to Valencia in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In June, daytime highs in Valencia are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can fly to Barcelona.
more
Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Museums · Childrens Museums
Find places to stay Jun 24 — 27:

Barcelona, Spain — 3 nights

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.
Barcelona is known for sightseeing, parks, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Basilica de la Sagrada Familia, pick up some local products at La Boqueria, make a trip to Casa Mila - La Pedrera, and walk around Parc Guell.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Barcelona trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can fly from Valencia to Barcelona in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. When traveling from Valencia in June, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Barcelona: temperatures range from 30°C by day to 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to fly to Athens.
more
Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums · Parks
Find places to stay Jun 27 — 30:

Athens, Greece — 3 nights

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
On the 1st (Sat), take a stroll through Monastiraki, explore the ancient world of Ancient Agora of Athens, and then take in the local highlights with Walking tours. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Syntagma Station, then make a trip to Plateia Syntagmatos, then let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Mount Lycabettus.

For where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Athens visit planning website.

Fly from Barcelona to Athens in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Barcelona to Athens. Traveling from Barcelona in June, you will find days in Athens are somewhat warmer (35°C), and nights are about the same (24°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can drive to Delphi.
more
Tours · Neighborhoods · Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Jun 30 — Jul 3:

Delphi, Greece — 1 night

Ancient Greeks revered Delphi as the center of their universe, building an impressive sanctuary to Apollo in order to mark this sacred spot.
On the 3rd (Mon), explore the ancient world of Temple of Apollo In Delphi, delve into the distant past at Treasury of the Athenians, then experience rural life at MoKa Honey, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Metamorfoseos tou Sotiros Church.

Plan a trip to Delphi easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

Drive from Athens to Delphi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Traveling from Athens in July, Delphi is slightly colder at night with lows of 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Athens.
more
Historic Sites · Museums
Side Trip
Find places to stay Jul 3 — 4:

Athens, Greece — 3 nights

The Birthplace of Democracy

Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): take a stroll through Plaka, then explore the world behind art at Benaki Museum, and then explore the world behind art at National Archaeological Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: appreciate the history behind Temple of Olympian Zeus, get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, then admire the masterpieces at Ilias Lalaounis Jewelry Museum, and finally delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens.

To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Athens trip itinerary builder.

Drive from Delphi to Athens in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Delphi in July, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Athens, with lows around 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to catch the flight back home.
more
Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Jul 4 — 7:

Spain travel guide

4.5
Beaches · Nightlife · Architectural Buildings
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.
more