9 days in Spain Itinerary

9 days in Spain Itinerary

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9 days in Spain Itinerary

Start: San Jose
Fly:  11 h
1
Madrid
— 2 nights
Train:  4 h 30 min
2
Murcia
— 1 night
Train:  4 h 30 min
3
Madrid
— 3 nights
4
Madrid
— 1 night
Fly:  12 h
End: San Jose

2
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Lope de Vega Museum, Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, Palacio de Cibeles, and other attractions you added. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Tue): see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional de Artes Decorativas, take an in-depth tour of National Archaeological Museum of Spain, admire the landmark architecture of Palacio de Cibeles, then examine the collection at Naval Museum, and finally examine the collection at Prado National Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the striking features of Plaza Mayor, take a stroll through La Latina, admire the masterpieces at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, then get engrossed in the history at Lope de Vega Museum, and finally see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza.

To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Madrid road trip planner .

San Jose, Costa Rica to Madrid is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from San Jose to Madrid is 7 hours. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from San Jose in May; daily highs in Madrid reach 28°C and lows reach 13°C. On the 23rd (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Murcia.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor
Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza ©
Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza

1
night
Murcia

Murcia
Murcia is a city in south-eastern Spain, the capital and most populous city of the Autonomous Community of the Region of Murcia, and the seventh largest city in the country, with a population of 442,573 inhabitants in 2009 (about one third of the total population of the Region). Plan trip to Murcia with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by car from Madrid to Murcia takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Madrid in May since evenings lows in Murcia dip to 17°C. You will leave for Madrid on the 24th (Fri).

Things to do in Murcia

Outdoors Nightlife Parks
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3
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
You've added Templo de Debod, Cuartel del Conde Duque, Royal Palace of Madrid, and other attractions to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): join in the after-dark buzz at La Misa de 8:00. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Sat): admire the masterpieces at Museo del Greco, take in the spiritual surroundings of Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes, and then take a stroll through Casco Historico de Toledo.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Madrid online sightseeing planner .

Traveling by car from Murcia to Madrid takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Murcia in May, things will get a bit cooler in Madrid: highs are around 28°C and lows about 13°C. You will have some time to spend on the 27th (Mon) before leaving for Madrid.

Things to do in Madrid

Historic Sites Nightlife Shopping

Side Trip

Toledo
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Highlights from your plan
Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes ©
Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Casco Historico de Toledo ©
Casco Historico de Toledo

1
night
Madrid

Madrid
To see where to stay, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Madrid online trip itinerary maker .

You will have some time to spend on the 28th (Tue) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Madrid

Nightlife Tours Historic Sites
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