6 days in Spain Itinerary

6 days in Spain Itinerary

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6 days in Spain Itinerary

Start: Boston
bus + Fly:  9​h 45​min
Madrid
— 2 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
Barcelona
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  11​h
End: Boston

2
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
On the 17th (Sat), make a trip to Plaza Mayor, explore the activities along Retiro Park (Parque del Retiro), and then examine the collection at Prado National Museum. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum (Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza), then admire the masterpieces at Royal Palace of Madrid, and then don't miss a visit to Puerta del Sol.

To see photos, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Madrid road trip planner.

Boston, USA to Madrid is an approximately 10-hour combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Boston to Madrid, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Boston in February, with highs in Madrid at 53°F and lows at 36°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to catch the train to Barcelona.

Things to do in Madrid

#Museums, #Historic Sites, #Nature
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Retiro Park (Parque del Retiro) ©
Retiro Park (Parque del Retiro)
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid

2
nights
Barcelona

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Barcelona is known for nightlife, museums, historic sites, shopping, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, admire all the interesting features of Camp Nou, examine the collection at Museo Picasso, and browse the eclectic array of goods at La Boqueria.

For maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Barcelona online visit planner .

Traveling by train from Madrid to Barcelona takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Madrid in February, Barcelona is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 43°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Park Guell ©
Park Guell

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