5 days in Spain Itinerary

5 days in Spain Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Train + Fly:  5 h 15 min
1
Barcelona
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 45 min
2
Madrid
— 1 night
Train:  2 h 45 min
3
Seville
— 1 night
Fly + Train:  5 h 30 min
End: London

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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Basilica de Santa Maria del Mar. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, admire the striking features of Casa Batllo, then appreciate the extensive heritage of El Barri Gòtic, and finally stop by Ciutat Vella.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Barcelona trip maker tool.

London, UK to Barcelona is an approximately 5.5- hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Barcelona. Traveling from London in December, expect nights in Barcelona to be about the same, around 7°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Barcelona Cathedral ©
Barcelona Cathedral

1
night
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Mon): contemplate the long history of Royal Palace of Madrid, wander the streets of Gran Via, and then admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum.

For photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Madrid trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by train from Barcelona to Madrid takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Barcelona in December; daily highs in Madrid reach 14°C and lows reach 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Seville.

Things to do in Madrid

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Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Gran Via ©
Gran Via

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Tue): steep yourself in history at Royal Alcázar of Seville, then steep yourself in history at Plaza de España, then enjoy breathtaking views from Torre Giralda, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla.

To see maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Seville road trip website.

You can take a train from Madrid to Seville in 3 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Traveling from Madrid in December, things will get somewhat warmer in Seville: highs are around 19°C and lows about 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Seville

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Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla

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