9 days in Spain Itinerary

9 days in Spain Itinerary

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9 days in Spain Itinerary

Start: Bangkok
Fly:  16 h 45 min
1
Barcelona
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h 45 min
2
Madrid
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 45 min
3
Seville
— 2 nights
Fly:  19 h 15 min
End: Bangkok

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.
Barcelona is known for parks, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic, and get to know the fascinating history of Las Ramblas.

For photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Barcelona trip itinerary builder site.

Bangkok, Thailand to Barcelona is an approximately 17-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Bangkok to Barcelona, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Bangkok in May: high temperatures in Barcelona hover around 25°C and lows are around 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can catch the train to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

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

2
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
On the 5th (Tue), contemplate the long history of Royal Palace of Madrid, make a trip to Puerta del Sol, and then see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza. On the 6th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, then explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum, and then don't miss a visit to Plaza Mayor.

For where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Madrid day trip tool.

You can take a train from Barcelona to Madrid in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Barcelona in May since evenings lows in Madrid dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Seville.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor

2
nights
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 7th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Royal Alcázar of Seville, don't miss a visit to Plaza de Santa Marta, then wander the streets of Barrio Santa Cruz, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the striking features of Torre del Oro, then steep yourself in history at Plaza de España, then admire the natural beauty at Parque de Maria Luisa, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Setas de Sevilla (Metropol Parasol).

To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Seville attractions planner.

You can take a train from Madrid to Seville in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Madrid in May, Seville is a bit warmer at night with lows of 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Seville

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

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