Toledo— 2 nights
Madrid— 6 nights
Sun, Aug 27 - Mon, Sep 4
City of Three Cultures
Toledo is a World Heritage Site that embodies the complex cultural history of Spain while remaining a forward-moving, modern city.Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): take in the views from San Martin Bridge, then don't miss a visit to Mirador del Valle, then admire the landmark architecture of Estación de Ferrocarril de Aranjuez, and finally make a trip to Puerta de Bisagra. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes, explore the world behind art at Church of Santo Tomé, then examine the collection at El Transito Synagogue and Sephardic Museum, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral Primada, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Synagogue of Saint Mary the White.
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Madrid to Toledo is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can go by car to Madrid.
Things to do in Toledo
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Cultural Capital of Spain
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.Your day by day itinerary now includes Parque Warner Madrid, Faunia and Parque del Oeste. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Parque del Retiro and Royal Palace of Madrid. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Plaza Mayor, get to know the resident critters at Zoo Aquarium de Madrid, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.
To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Madrid trip planner.
Traveling by car from Toledo to Madrid takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in August, and nighttime lows around 22°C. On the 4th (Mon), you're off to home.
Things to do in Madrid
Parque Warner Madrid
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