Route & dates
Madrid— 4 nights
Cultural Capital of Spain
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.Museum-lovers will get to explore Prado National Museum and Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia. Popular historic sites such as Royal Palace of Madrid and Casa de Campo are in your itinerary. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Madrid: Toledo (Museo de Santa Cruz & Catedral Primada) and Acueduct of Segovia (in Segovia). There's lots more to do: make a trip to Plaza Mayor, contemplate the long history of Museo Cerralbo, see Letango Tours, and take an in-depth tour of Lope de Vega Museum.
To find photos and other tourist information, go to the Madrid trip planner.
If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiport is Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport. In October, daily temperatures in Madrid can reach 73°F, while at night they dip to 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.
Things to do in Madrid
Toledo, Acueduct of Segovia
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