17 days in Spain & Monte-Carlo Itinerary

17 days in Spain & Monte-Carlo Itinerary

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Monte-Carlo, Monaco
— 1 night
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Barcelona, Spain
— 6 nights
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Valencia, Spain
— 2 nights
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Madrid, Spain
— 4 nights

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Monte-Carlo, Monaco

Monte-Carlo ©
Located at the base of the Alps along the French Riviera, the upscale city of Monte Carlo boasts a famous casino.
Marché de la Condamine has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sun): take a leisurely stroll along Monte Carlo Harbor, get a taste of the local shopping with Marché de la Condamine, then try your luck at Casino of Monte-Carlo, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Casino Square. Keep things going the next day: take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Gardens, make a trip to Champions Promenade, then meet the residents at Oceanographic Museum of Monaco, and finally explore the fascinating underground world of Jardin Exotique de Monaco.

To find ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Monte-Carlo trip maker site.

Austin, USA to Monte-Carlo is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 7 hour difference. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Austin in May: high temperatures in Monte-Carlo hover around 69°F and lows are around 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Monte-Carlo

Parks · Fun & Games · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Jardin Exotique de Monaco
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Oceanographic Museum of Monaco ©
Oceanographic Museum of Monaco
Jardin Exotique de Monaco ©
Jardin Exotique de Monaco
Casino of Monte-Carlo ©
Casino of Monte-Carlo

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nights
Barcelona, Spain

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 parks, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Casa Batllo, admire the masterpieces at Museu Picasso, indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, and see where the action happens at Camp Nou.

To find reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Barcelona trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by combination of shuttle and flight from Monte-Carlo to Barcelona takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. May in Barcelona sees daily highs of 71°F and lows of 57°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Valencia.

Things to do in Barcelona

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

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Valencia, Spain

Valencia ©
A charming old city originally founded as a Roman colony, Valencia is the country’s third-largest urban center.
Valencia is known for zoos & aquariums, shopping, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias, browse the fresh offerings at Mercado Colon, appreciate the extensive heritage of Plaza de la Virgen, and hunt for treasures at Central Market of Valencia.

For maps, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Valencia route app.

Getting from Barcelona to Valencia by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. When traveling from Barcelona in May, plan for somewhat warmer days in Valencia, with highs around 77°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can take a train to Madrid.

Things to do in Valencia

Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Childrens Museums
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Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias ©
Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias
Central Market of Valencia ©
Central Market of Valencia
Bioparc Valencia ©
Bioparc Valencia

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Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
You've now added Spanish Tapas Madrid to your itinerary. There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum, steep yourself in history at Royal Palace of Madrid, browse the eclectic array of goods at Mercado San Miguel, and don't miss a visit to Puerta del Sol.

To find more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Madrid tour itinerary builder app.

Traveling by train from Valencia to Madrid takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In May, plan for daily highs up to 75°F, and evening lows to 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours
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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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