8 days in Spain Itinerary

8 days in Spain Itinerary

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Start: Moscow
Fly:  7 h
1
Barcelona
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h 45 min
2
Madrid
— 3 nights
Fly:  11 h 45 min
End: New York City

3
nights
Barcelona

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Palau Dalmases, Casa Vicens, Joan Miro Foundation, and other attractions. There's still lots to do: admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, take a stroll through Las Ramblas, ponder the design of The Magic Fountain, and don't miss a visit to Casa Batllo.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Barcelona road trip tool.

Moscow, Russia to Barcelona is an approximately 8.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Moscow to Barcelona. Expect much hotter temperatures when traveling from Moscow in October; daily highs in Barcelona reach 73°F and lows reach 60°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

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

3
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Catedral de Segovia, Acueduct of Segovia, Old City, and other attractions. Step out of Madrid to go to Toledo and see Catedral Primada, which is approximately 1 hour away. The adventure continues: walk around Parque del Retiro, steep yourself in history at Plaza Mayor, admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum, and don't miss a visit to Puerta del Sol.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Madrid road trip tool.

Traveling by train from Barcelona to Madrid takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in October, Madrid is little chillier at night with lows of 53°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Segovia, Catedral Primada
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Parque del Retiro ©
Parque del Retiro
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor

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