9 days in Barcelona & Madrid Itinerary

9 days in Barcelona & Madrid Itinerary

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Barcelona
— 5 nights
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Madrid
— 2 nights

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Barcelona

Barcelona ©

Jewel of the Mediterranean

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 striking features of Casa Batllo, awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, browse the fresh offerings at La Boqueria, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia.

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Barcelona road trip planning app.

Dallas, USA to Barcelona is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Dallas to Barcelona is 7 hours. Traveling from Dallas in October, you will find days in Barcelona are slightly colder (73°F), and nights are about the same (60°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to take a train to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

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Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia

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Madrid

Madrid ©

Cultural Capital of Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Wed): explore the world behind art at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia and then see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Royal Palace of Madrid, then contemplate the long history of Plaza Mayor, and then admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Madrid journey site.

You can take a train from Barcelona to Madrid in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Madrid, with lows of 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza ©
Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza

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