7 days in Spain Itinerary

7 days in Spain Itinerary

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7 days in Spain Itinerary

Start: New York City
Fly:  18​h 30​min
1
Barcelona
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Seville
— 1 night
train:  2​h 45​min
3
Madrid
— 2 nights
Fly:  18​h
End: New York City

2
nights
Barcelona

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, admire the landmark architecture of Casa Milà, then admire the landmark architecture of Casa Amatller, then admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batlló, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at La Sagrada Familia. On the next day, stroll through Park Güell, take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic, and then enjoy the sand and surf at La Barceloneta.

For maps, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Barcelona trip itinerary builder.

New York City, USA to Barcelona is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Time is 6 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Barcelona can reach 71°F, while at night they dip to 58°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can travel to Seville.

Things to do in Barcelona

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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Barcelona Cathedral ©
Barcelona Cathedral

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Plaza de Espana, then explore the historical opulence of Royal Alcázar of Seville, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Barrio Santa Cruz.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Seville trip planner.

You can fly from Barcelona to Seville in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in May, expect nights in Seville to be about the same, around 58°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 84°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Madrid.

Things to do in Seville

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Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Barrio Santa Cruz ©
Barrio Santa Cruz

2
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
On the 19th (Fri), make a trip to Plaza de Oriente, browse the exhibits of Royal Palace of Madrid, and then see the interesting displays at Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum. On the next day, admire the landmark architecture of Plaza Mayor, admire the natural beauty at Retiro Park (Parque del Retiro), and then examine the collection at Museo Nacional del Prado.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read Madrid itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Seville to Madrid takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Seville in May, expect Madrid to be a bit cooler, temps between 73°F and 52°F. You will have some time to spend on the 21st (Sun) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Madrid

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

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