8 days in Spain Itinerary

8 days in Spain Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Fes
Fly:  2 h 30 min
1
Madrid
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 45 min
2
Barcelona
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
3
Seville
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
End: Fes

2
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Step out of Madrid to go to Toledo and see Catedral Primada, which is approximately 1 hour away. There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Royal Palace of Madrid, make a trip to Puerta del Sol, and see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza.

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Fes, Morocco to Madrid is an approximately 5.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train, car, and flight. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Fes to Madrid due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Fes in October; daily highs in Madrid reach 26°C and lows reach 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Barcelona.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Catedral Primada
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid

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, ponder the design of The Magic Fountain, make a trip to Casa Mila - La Pedrera, and take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Barcelona driving holiday planning tool.

You can take a train from Madrid to Barcelona in 3 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Barcelona when traveling from Madrid in October, with lows around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to travel to Seville.

Things to do in Barcelona

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

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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.
On the 29th (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. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Wed): make a trip to Torre del Oro, indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, and then visit Barrio Santa Cruz.

To see photos, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Seville planner.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Seville takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In October in Seville, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Tours Neighborhoods
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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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