17 days in Madrid & Barcelona Itinerary

17 days in Madrid & Barcelona Itinerary

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Madrid
— 6 nights
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Barcelona
— 9 nights
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Madrid

Cultural Capital of Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Madrid is known for museums, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: walk around Parque del Retiro, admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum, see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, and let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Madrid online sightseeing planner.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Madrid is an approximately 9-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Tel Aviv to Madrid. Traveling from Tel Aviv in July, you will find days in Madrid are a bit warmer (40°C), and nights are a bit cooler (23°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can catch the train to Barcelona.

Things to do in Madrid

Highlights from your trip
Parque del Retiro ©
Must see
Parque del Retiro
4.8
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Historic Site
Royal Palace of Madrid
4.5

9
nights
Barcelona

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Barcelona: PlayVR Lloret (in Lloret de Mar) and Tossa de Mar (Platja mar menuda & Vila Vella (Old Town)). Make the 16th (Thu) a memorable day with a climbing tour. And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, stroll around Parc Guell, admire the landmark architecture of Casa Mila - La Pedrera, and pick up some local products at La Boqueria.

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Take a train from Madrid to Barcelona in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Madrid in July: highs in Barcelona hover around 34°C, while lows dip to 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Casa Batllo ©
Must see
Casa Batllo
4.6
Parc Guell ©
Must see
Parc Guell
4.1

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