8 days in Spain Itinerary

8 days in Spain Itinerary

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8 days in Spain Itinerary

Start: Moscow
Fly:  7​h
1
Barcelona
— 3 nights
train:  2​h 45​min
2
Madrid
— 3 nights
Fly:  11​h 45​min
End: New York City

3
nights
Barcelona

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Palau Dalmases, Casa Vicens, Fundacio Joan Miro, and other attractions you added. The adventure continues: make a trip to Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, ponder the design of The Magic Fountain, get to know the fascinating history of El Barri Gòtic, and browse the fresh offerings at La Boqueria.

To find reviews, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Barcelona online itinerary planner .

Moscow, Russia to Barcelona is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone changes from Moscow Standard Time to Central European Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. Prepare for much hotter weather when traveling from Moscow in October: high temperatures in Barcelona hover around 73°F and lows are around 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell

3
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
You've added Catedral de Segovia, Acueduct of Segovia, Old City, and other attractions to your itinerary. Go for a jaunt from Madrid to Toledo to see Catedral Primada about 1 hour away. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Prado National Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Plaza Mayor, explore the world behind art at Royal Palace of Madrid, and make a trip to Puerta del Sol.

For traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Madrid planner .

Traveling by train from Barcelona to Madrid takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in October, plan for little chillier nights in Madrid, with lows around 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Segovia, Catedral Primada
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Parque del Retiro ©
Parque del Retiro
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid

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