8 days in Spain Itinerary

8 days in Spain Itinerary

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1
Madrid
— 3 nights
2
Barcelona
— 4 nights

3
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Parque del Retiro and Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia. There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum, have some family-friendly fun at EXIT Madrid, admire the landmark architecture of Templo de Debod, and contemplate the long history of Royal Palace of Madrid.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, use the Madrid online trip maker.

Istanbul, Turkey to Madrid is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of taxi, train, and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Istanbul to Madrid. Traveling from Istanbul in July, expect nights in Madrid to be about the same, around 23°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 40°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to take a train to Barcelona.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
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Parque del Retiro ©
Parque del Retiro
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum

4
nights
Barcelona

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Bring the kids along to Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and Parc Guell. And it doesn't end there: admire the striking features of Casa Batllo, admire the masterpieces at Museu Picasso, get to know the fascinating history of Las Ramblas, and stop by El Barri Gòtic.

To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Barcelona day trip planning tool.

You can take a train from Madrid to Barcelona in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Madrid in July, expect nights in Barcelona to be about the same, around 25°C, while days are slightly colder, around 34°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo

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