8 days in Spain Itinerary

8 days in Spain Itinerary

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8 days in Spain Itinerary

Start: Manila, Luzon
Fly:  20​h 15​min
1
Madrid
— 3 nights
train:  2​h 45​min
2
Barcelona
— 3 nights
Fly:  19​h 15​min
End: Manila, Luzon

3
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 Barrio de Salamanca as well as Chueca. Head to Mercado San Miguel and Rio Creative Art Centerfor some retail therapy. Let the collections at Prado National Museum and Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia capture your imagination. Go for a jaunt from Madrid to Toledo to see Casco Historico de Toledo about 1h 05 min away. There's much more to do: browse the exhibits of Royal Palace of Madrid, take a stroll through Gran Via, and see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza.

Plan my day in Madrid using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Manila, Philippines to Madrid is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 7 hours traveling from Manila to Madrid. When traveling from Manila in October, plan for a bit cooler days and cooler nights in Madrid: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Thu) to allow time for the train ride to Barcelona.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trip

Casco Historico de Toledo
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Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza ©
Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza

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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Casa Batllo and Carrer del Mirador del Palau Nacional. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and Museu Picasso. There's much more to do: browse the fresh offerings at La Boqueria, wander the streets of Passeig de Gracia, get to know the fascinating history of Carrer Montcada, and appreciate the history behind Casa Mila - La Pedrera.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Barcelona trip maker .

You can take a train from Madrid to Barcelona in 3 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Traveling from Madrid in October, plan for a bit warmer nights in Barcelona, with lows around 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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La Boqueria ©
La Boqueria
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia

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