18 days in Spain Itinerary

18 days in Spain Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Seattle
Fly:  16 h 30 min
1
Madrid
— 4 nights
Train:  45 min
2
Toledo
— 3 nights
Train:  3 h 45 min
3
Barcelona
— 5 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
4
Valencia
— 3 nights
Fly:  16 h 15 min
End: Seattle

4
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Madrid is known for museums, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum, don't miss a visit to Plaza Mayor, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and contemplate the long history of Royal Palace of Madrid.

To plan Madrid vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Seattle, USA to Madrid is an approximately 16.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. Traveling from Seattle to Madrid, you'll lose 9 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Seattle in April, you will find days in Madrid are a bit warmer (67°F), and nights are about the same (47°F). Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to catch the train to Toledo.

Things to do in Madrid

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

3
nights
Toledo

Toledo ©
Toledo is a World Heritage Site that embodies the complex cultural history of Spain while remaining a forward-moving, modern city.
Toledo is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral Primada, take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Santo Tomé, see the interesting displays at El Transito Synagogue and Sephardic Museum, and explore the world behind art at Museo de Santa Cruz.

For more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Toledo day trip website.

Getting from Madrid to Toledo by train takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 69°F, and evening lows to 47°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Barcelona.

Things to do in Toledo

Historic Sites Museums Tours
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Catedral Primada ©
Catedral Primada
Casco Historico de Toledo ©
Casco Historico de Toledo
Mirador del Valle ©
Mirador del Valle

5
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: walk around Parc Guell, browse the fresh offerings at La Boqueria, awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral.

To see more things to do, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Barcelona vacation planner.

Traveling by train from Toledo to Barcelona takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In April, daytime highs in Barcelona are 66°F, while nighttime lows are 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Valencia.

Things to do in Barcelona

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

3
nights
Valencia

A charming old city originally founded as a Roman colony, Valencia is the country’s third-largest urban center.
Valencia is known for zoos & aquariums, shopping, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias, hunt for treasures at Central Market of Valencia, ponder the design of Fuente del Tribunal De Aguas/del Turia, and contemplate the long history of Valencia Cathedral.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Valencia online trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Barcelona to Valencia in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In April, daytime highs in Valencia are 71°F, while nighttime lows are 51°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Valencia

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Childrens Museums
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Food Tours
Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias ©
Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias
Central Market of Valencia ©
Central Market of Valencia

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