32 days in Spain & France Itinerary

32 days in Spain & France Itinerary

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Start: Quebec City, Canada
Fly:  15 h 30 min
1
Bilbao, Spain
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Logrono, Spain
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h
3
Pamplona, Spain
— 4 nights
Bus:  1 h
4
San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h
5
Biarritz, France
— 2 nights
Train:  30 min
6
Hendaye, France
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h
7
Cambo les Bains, France
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h
8
Bayonne, France
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
9
Bordeaux, France
— 5 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
10
Paris, France
— 5 nights
Fly + Bus:  12 h
End: Quebec City, Canada

1
night
Bilbao, Spain

Bilbao ©
A city of stunning architectural and artistic heritage, Bilbao is situated on the banks of the Nervión River.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sun): admire the masterpieces at Bilbao Fine Arts Museum and then explore the striking landscape at San Juan de Gaztelugatxe. On the next day, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, catch some excitement at La Ribera Market, then make a trip to Taberna Plaza Nueva, then grab your bike and head to Ruta Lineal del Nervion, and finally admire the masterpieces at Guggenheim Museum Bilbao.

To see photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Bilbao itinerary planning website.

Quebec City, Canada to Bilbao is an approximately 15.5- hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 6 hour difference. Traveling from Quebec City in June, you will find days in Bilbao are somewhat warmer (28°C), and nights are about the same (17°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to drive to Logrono.

Things to do in Bilbao

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Ruta Lineal del Nervion, San Juan de Gaztelugatxe
Highlights from your plan
Bilbao Fine Arts Museum ©
Bilbao Fine Arts Museum
San Juan de Gaztelugatxe ©
San Juan de Gaztelugatxe
Room Escape Games

3
nights
Logrono, Spain

Logrono ©
Logroño is a city in northern Spain, on the Ebro River. Visiting Via Verde del Oja and Camino Verde del Alhama Cervera del Rio Alhama will get you outdoors. Visit Monasterio de Yuso and Contrebia Leucade for their historical value. Explore Logrono's surroundings by going to RiojaNatura (in Santo Domingo de la Calzada), Ermita de la Purisima Concepcion (in Burgos) and Catedral de Santa Maria (in Vitoria-Gasteiz). Next up on the itinerary: test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, admire the landmark architecture of Parroquia San Andres Apostol, don't miss a visit to Calle del Laurel, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Monasterio de Santa Maria La Real.

For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Logrono online travel route builder.

You can drive from Bilbao to Logrono in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. When traveling from Bilbao in July, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Logrono: temperatures range from 36°C by day to 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Pamplona.

Things to do in Logrono

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Contrebia Leucade, RiojaNatura, Monasterio de Yuso, Parroquia San Andres Apostol, Via Verde del Oja
Highlights from your plan
Monasterio de Yuso ©
Monasterio de Yuso
Catedral de Santa Maria ©
Catedral de Santa Maria
Contrebia Leucade ©
Contrebia Leucade

4
nights
Pamplona, Spain

Pamplona ©
Pamplona or Iruña is the historical capital city of Navarre, in Spain, and of the former Kingdom of Navarre.The city is famous worldwide for the running of the bulls during the San Fermín festival, which is held annually from July 6 to 14. Museum-lovers will appreciate Fortress and Walls of Pamplona and Ciudadela De Jaca. Palacio Real de Olite and Catedral de Pamplona are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Venture out of the city with trips to River Rafting & Tubing (in Murillo de Gallego), Hecho Valley (in Hecho) and Bardenas Reales (in Valtierra). There's still lots to do: test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia de San Saturnino, head outdoors with Alto del Perdon, and make a trip to Plaza del Castillo.

To see reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Pamplona road trip planner.

Drive from Logrono to Pamplona in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Pamplona are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to take a bus to San Sebastian - Donostia.

Things to do in Pamplona

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Ciudadela De Jaca, Alto del Perdon, River Rafting & Tubing, Palacio Real de Olite, Hecho Valley
Highlights from your plan
Palacio Real de Olite ©
Palacio Real de Olite
Ciudadela De Jaca ©
Ciudadela De Jaca
Hecho Valley ©
Hecho Valley

4
nights
San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain

San Sebastian - Donostia ©
As one of the anchoring cities of the beautiful Basque Country, San Sebastián boasts a trendy, cosmopolitan vibe while still harboring a relaxed, coastal charm.
Explore hidden gems such as Monte Urgull and Playa de Zarautz. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Zurriola Beach and Ondarreta Beach. Take a break from San Sebastian - Donostia with a short trip to Historic Center of Hondarribia in Hondarribia, about 30 minutes away. There's lots more to do: let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, kick back and relax at La Concha Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Basque Coast Geopark, and take in the awesome beauty at Monte Igueldo.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the San Sebastian - Donostia sightseeing website.

You can take a bus from Pamplona to San Sebastian - Donostia in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Pamplona in July, you will find days in San Sebastian - Donostia are little chillier (29°C), and nights are about the same (21°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Biarritz.

Things to do in San Sebastian - Donostia

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Historic Center of Hondarribia, Faro de la Plata, Playa de Zarautz
Highlights from your plan
Monte Urgull ©
Monte Urgull
Playa de Zarautz ©
Playa de Zarautz
Zurriola Beach ©
Zurriola Beach

2
nights
Biarritz, France

Biarritz ©
A popular holiday destination with world-class surfing, Biarritz has interesting coastal rock formations and stellar waves that make this luxurious seaside town popular with tourists and surfers alike.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): get great views at Rocher de la Vierge, enjoy the sand and surf at La Cote des Basques, and then kick back and relax at Plage des Alcyons. On the 14th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste de l'Uhabia, stroll through Velektrix Guethary, then head outdoors with Parc Accrobranche Au Creux des Cimes, and finally enjoy the sea views from Phare de Biarritz.

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Traveling by car from San Sebastian - Donostia to Biarritz takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Biarritz can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Hendaye.

Things to do in Biarritz

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Guethary, Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste de l'Uhabia
Highlights from your plan
Velektrix Guethary ©
Velektrix Guethary
Phare de Biarritz ©
Phare de Biarritz
Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste de l'Uhabia ©
Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste de l'Uhabia

2
nights
Hendaye, France

Hendaye ©
Hendaye is a commune in the Pyrénées-Atlantiques department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region of southwestern France.The town, France's most southwesterly and a popular seaside tourist resort, stands on the right bank of the River Bidassoa – which marks the Franco-Spanish border – at the point where it empties into the Atlantic Ocean in the French Basque Country.Hendaye has three distinguishable parts: la ville, which stretches from Saint Vincent's church to the area around the SNCF railway station and the industrial zone; la plage, the seaside quarter; and les hauteurs, the villas and camping sites on the hills between and behind the other two areas.HistoryHendaye acquired its independence from the Urrugne parish in 1598, when Saint Vincent's church was built. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Église Saint-Jean-Baptiste and then enjoy the sand and surf at Plage d'Hendaye. On your second day here, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then hike along Sentier du Littoral, and then admire the landmark architecture of Chateau Observatoire Abbadia.

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Hendaye is just a stone's throw from Biarritz. July in Hendaye sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to drive to Cambo les Bains.

Things to do in Hendaye

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Saint-Jean-de-Luz
Highlights from your plan
Plage d'Hendaye ©
Plage d'Hendaye
Église Saint-Jean-Baptiste ©
Église Saint-Jean-Baptiste
Chateau Observatoire Abbadia ©
Chateau Observatoire Abbadia

2
nights
Cambo les Bains, France

Cambo les Bains ©
Cambo-les-Bains is a town in the traditional Basque province of Labourd, now in the Pyrénées-Atlantiques department in south-western France on the south-western bank of the river Nive.PeopleIn 1900, Edmond Rostand, writer of the play Cyrano de Bergerac, came to Cambo-les-Bains because of his pulmonary disease. Start off your visit on the 17th (Wed): examine the collection at Chocolaterie-Musee Puyodebat, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then take an in-depth tour of Villa Arnaga, and finally relax in the rural setting at Ferme Salaberry. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Thu): experience rural life at Ferme d'Agerria, explore the fascinating underground world of Grottes d'Oxocelhaya et d'Isturits, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Abbaye Notre-Dame-de-Belloc., then take in the spiritual surroundings of Notre Dame de l'Assomption, and finally view the masterpieces at Banaka.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Cambo les Bains online visit planner.

You can drive from Hendaye to Cambo les Bains in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Bayonne.

Things to do in Cambo les Bains

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Saint-Martin-d'Arberoue, River Rafting & Tubing, Ferme Salaberry, Abbaye Notre-Dame-de-Belloc., Notre Dame de l'Assomption
Highlights from your plan
Grottes d'Oxocelhaya et d'Isturits ©
Grottes d'Oxocelhaya et d'Isturits
River Rafting & Tubing
Abbaye Notre-Dame-de-Belloc. ©
Abbaye Notre-Dame-de-Belloc.

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nights
Bayonne, France

Bayonne ©
Bayonne is a city and commune and one of the two sub-prefectures of the department of Pyrénées-Atlantiques, in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region of south-western France. On the 19th (Fri), appreciate the history behind Cathedrale Sainte-Marie de Bayonne, explore the activities along L'Adour, then stop by Loreztia Boutik'expo, and finally engage your brain at Le Museum D’histoire Naturelle de la Plaine d'Ansot. On your second day here, take an in-depth tour of Basque Museum (Musee Basque), test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, then stop by L'atelier du chocolat de bayonne, then take in the exciting artwork at Spacejunk, and finally admire the striking features of Eglise Saint-Andre.

To see where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our Bayonne attractions planning app.

Bayonne is just a stone's throw from Cambo les Bains. In July, daytime highs in Bayonne are 27°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Bordeaux.

Things to do in Bayonne

Nature Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Basque Museum (Musee Basque) ©
Basque Museum (Musee Basque)
Room Escape Games
Cathedrale Sainte-Marie de Bayonne ©
Cathedrale Sainte-Marie de Bayonne

5
nights
Bordeaux, France

Bordeaux ©
With a long history of producing regional wines since the Romans brought grapevines here during the first century, so many people consider Bordeaux to be the wine capital of the world.
We've included these beaches for you: Lac de Lougratte and La Plage. Monolithic Church of Saint-Emilion and Ecomuseum Marquèze are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bordeaux: Chateau Beaurang (in Saint-Emilion), Chateau de Duras (in Duras) and Chateau de Bridoire (in Ribagnac). There's much more to do: find something for the whole family at Parc de la Coccinelle, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Notre Dame des Flots, shop like a local with Le Phare du Cap Ferret, and steep yourself in history at La ville d'Hiver.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Bordeaux trip itinerary maker app.

Drive from Bayonne to Bordeaux in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Bayonne in July, you will find days in Bordeaux are somewhat warmer (31°C), and nights are about the same (19°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Paris.

Things to do in Bordeaux

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Saint-Emilion, Lege-Cap-Ferret, Chateau de Duras, La Plage, Banc D'arguin
Highlights from your plan
Monolithic Church of Saint-Emilion ©
Monolithic Church of Saint-Emilion
Chateau de Bridoire ©
Chateau de Bridoire
La ville d'Hiver ©
La ville d'Hiver

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nights
Paris, France

Paris ©
A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Musee Rodin and Île de la Cité. Let the collections at Louvre Museum and Appartement-Atelier de Le Corbusier capture your imagination. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Paris: Palace of Versailles (in Versailles) and Disneyland Paris (in Marne-la-Vallee). There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, explore the different monuments and memorials at The Paris Catacombs, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre.

For photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Paris day trip site.

Traveling by train from Bordeaux to Paris takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In July, daily temperatures in Paris can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Theme Parks

Side Trips

Palace of Versailles, Disneyland Paris
Highlights from your plan
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

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