5 days in Spain Itinerary

5 days in Spain Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Vienna
Fly:  5 h 45 min
1
Barcelona
— 2 nights
Train:  3 h 30 min
2
Madrid
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h 15 min
End: Vienna

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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Wed): get a taste of the local shopping with La Boqueria. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, thenget to know the fascinating history of El Barri Gòtic, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally admire the striking features of Casa Batllo.

For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Barcelona day trip website.

Vienna, Austria to Barcelona is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Barcelona when traveling from Vienna in July, with lows around 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can catch the train to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

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

2
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
On the 18th (Sat), examine the collection at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, thencontemplate the long history of Plaza Mayor, and then explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum. On the 19th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll around Parque del Retiro, thentake in nature's colorful creations at Jardines de Sabatini, and then admire the landmark architecture of Royal Palace of Madrid.

For photos, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Madrid attractions planner.

You can take a train from Barcelona to Madrid in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. When traveling from Barcelona in July, plan for somewhat warmer days in Madrid, with highs around 40°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Parque del Retiro ©
Parque del Retiro
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid

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