12 days in Madrid & Paris Itinerary

12 days in Madrid & Paris Itinerary

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1
Madrid, Spain
— 4 nights
2
Paris, France
— 6 nights

4
nights
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Madrid is known for museums, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum, indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, contemplate the long history of Royal Palace of Madrid, and see where the action happens at Santiago Bernabeu Stadium.

For photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read Madrid trip planning site.

Brasilia, Brazil to Madrid is an approximately 17-hour flight. Traveling from Brasilia to Madrid, you'll lose 4 hours due to the time zone difference. In May, Madrid is slightly colder than Brasilia - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel to Paris.

Things to do in Madrid

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

6
nights
Paris, France

Paris ©
A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Go for a jaunt from Paris to Versailles to see Palace of Versailles about 48 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the striking features of Louvre Museum, pause for some photo ops at Arc de Triomphe, stroll around Luxembourg Gardens, and take a stroll through Montmartre.

Before you visit Paris, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Getting from Madrid to Paris by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Madrid in May: highs in Paris hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

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