8 days in Spain Itinerary

8 days in Spain Itinerary

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Start: Dubai
Fly:  11 h
1
Madrid
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h
2
Ibiza Town, Ibiza
— 1 night
Fly:  2 h 45 min
3
Barcelona
— 4 nights
Fly:  9 h 45 min
End: Dubai

2
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
On your second day here, admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum, then walk around Parque del Retiro, then look for gifts at Chantilly Patisserie, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Rio Creative Art Center.

For where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Madrid trip planner.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Madrid is an approximately 11- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Dubai to Madrid, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Dubai, expect a bit cooler days and much colder nights in Madrid, ranging from highs of 40°C to lows of 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel to Ibiza Town.

Things to do in Madrid

Historic Sites Shopping Museums
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Parque del Retiro ©
Parque del Retiro
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Mercado San Miguel ©
Mercado San Miguel

1
night
Ibiza Town, Ibiza

Ibiza Town ©
As the island’s largest city and most-visited site, Ibiza is famous for its electric nightlife and lively Mediterranean culture.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Cala Comte, kick back and relax at Cala Moli, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Platja de ses Salines.

To find where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Ibiza Town trip builder tool.

Traveling by flight from Madrid to Ibiza Town takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. When traveling from Madrid in July, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Ibiza Town: temperatures range from 34°C by day to 25°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Ibiza Town

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Cala Comte
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Platja de ses Salines ©
Platja de ses Salines
Cala Comte ©
Cala Comte

4
nights
Barcelona

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Get in touch with nature at Playa de La Barceloneta and Scuba & Snorkeling. Kids will enjoy Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and The Magic Fountain. There's much more to do: take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic, make a trip to Casa Batllo, admire the landmark architecture of Casa Mila - La Pedrera, and pick up some local products at La Boqueria.

For maps, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Barcelona trip planning tool.

You can fly from Ibiza Town to Barcelona in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In July in Barcelona, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 25°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 13th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Playa de La Barceloneta ©
Playa de La Barceloneta

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