7 days in Spain Itinerary

7 days in Spain Itinerary

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Start: Abu Dhabi
Bus + Fly:  11 h 30 min
1
Barcelona
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
2
Seville
— 1 night
Train:  2 h 45 min
3
Madrid
— 3 nights
Fly + Bus:  11 h
End: Abu Dhabi

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.
On the 12th (Thu), pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, then wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic, then admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a stroll through Las Ramblas, then walk around Parc Guell, and then don't miss a visit to Casa Mila - La Pedrera.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Barcelona tour builder.

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates to Barcelona is an approximately 11.5- hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Abu Dhabi to Barcelona, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Abu Dhabi in December, expect nights in Barcelona to be colder, around 7°C, while days are slightly colder, around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Seville.

Things to do in Barcelona

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

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 14th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Royal Alcázar of Seville, then steep yourself in history at Plaza de España, then enjoy breathtaking views from Torre Giralda, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla.

For maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Seville day trip tool.

You can fly from Barcelona to Seville in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In December, daytime highs in Seville are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) 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
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla

3
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): walk around Parque del Retiro, then don't miss a visit to Plaza Mayor, and then contemplate the long history of Royal Palace of Madrid. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Puerta del Sol, then examine the collection at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, and then admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum.

For photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Madrid trip builder app.

Getting from Seville to Madrid by train takes about 3 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Traveling from Seville in December, expect Madrid to be a bit cooler, temps between 14°C and 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

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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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