12 days in Spain Itinerary

12 days in Spain Itinerary

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12 days in Spain Itinerary

Start: Philadelphia
Fly:  11​h 45​min
1
Barcelona
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Seville
— 3 nights
train:  2​h 45​min
3
Madrid
— 3 nights
Fly:  11​h 30​min
End: Philadelphia

5
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 sightseeing, parks, historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Casa Batlló, ponder the design of Magic Fountain (Font Magica), pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, and explore and take pictures at Camp Nou.

For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Barcelona trip planner.

Philadelphia, USA to Barcelona is an approximately 12-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Time, which is usually a 6 hour difference. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Barcelona when traveling from Philadelphia in April, with lows around 53°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can travel to Seville.

Things to do in Barcelona

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

3
nights
Seville

Seville ©
A city of rich Moorish heritage, Seville is the cultural and financial center of southern Spain, and the site of numerous festivals throughout the year.
Seville is known for sightseeing, historic sites, nightlife, museums, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Royal Alcázar of Seville, admire the striking features of Metropol Parasol, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Seville Cathedral (Catedral de Sevilla), and contemplate the long history of Casa de Pilatos.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Seville trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Barcelona to Seville by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 69°F in April, and nighttime lows around 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can take a train to Madrid.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla

3
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Madrid is known for sightseeing, museums, parks, shopping, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional del Prado, make a trip to Puerta del Sol, admire the landmark architecture of Plaza Mayor, and take in nature's colorful creations at Retiro Park (Parque del Retiro).

To see ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Madrid vacation builder.

You can take a train from Seville to Madrid in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Seville in April, expect little chillier with lows of 45°F in Madrid. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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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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