11 days in Spain Itinerary

11 days in Spain Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Accra
Fly:  12 h
1
Madrid
— 5 nights
Train:  2 h 45 min
2
Barcelona
— 4 nights
Fly:  10 h 30 min
End: Accra

5
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Appreciate the collections at Prado National Museum and Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza. Popular historic sites such as Royal Palace of Madrid and Plaza Mayor are in your itinerary. Explore Madrid's surroundings by going to Toledo (Catedral Primada & Casco Historico de Toledo) and Old City (in Segovia). And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, take in the exciting artwork at Diseno Propio. Artesania., get a taste of the local shopping with Rio Creative Art Center, and walk around Parque del Retiro.

To find maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Madrid day trip planning website.

Accra, Ghana to Madrid is an approximately 9- hour flight. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Accra to Madrid due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Accra, expect somewhat warmer days and little chillier nights in Madrid, ranging from highs of 39°C to lows of 22°C. On the 21st (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a train to Barcelona.

Things to do in Madrid

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Toledo, Old City
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Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor

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.
Appreciate the collections at En construccio and Galeria La Lesia. Do your shopping at La Boqueria and Passeig de Gracia. The adventure continues: admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, stroll around Parc Guell, and enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de La Barceloneta.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Barcelona sightseeing planner.

You can take a train from Madrid to Barcelona in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Madrid in August, you will find days in Barcelona are slightly colder (33°C), and nights are about the same (25°C). You will have some time to spend on the 25th (Sun) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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La Boqueria ©
La Boqueria
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia

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