8 days in Barcelona & Madrid Itinerary

8 days in Barcelona & Madrid Itinerary

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8 days in Barcelona & Madrid Itinerary

New Delhi
Fly:  17​h 30​min
Barcelona
— 4 nights
train:  2​h 45​min
Madrid
— 2 nights
Fly:  18​h 45​min
New Delhi

4
days
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 sightseeing, parks, museums, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of La Sagrada Familia, admire all the interesting features of Camp Nou, browse the exhibits of Casa Milà, and don't miss a visit to Casa Batlló.

For ratings, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Barcelona tour planner.

New Delhi, India to Barcelona is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Central European Time (CET) is minus 4 hours. Traveling from New Delhi in April, expect nights in Barcelona to be slightly colder, around 13°C, while days are much colder, around 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors
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La Sagrada Familia ©
La Sagrada Familia
Casa Batlló ©
Casa Batlló
Park Güell ©
Park Güell

3
days
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Madrid is known for sightseeing, museums, parks, shopping, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Museo Nacional del Prado, take in nature's colorful creations at Retiro Park (Parque del Retiro), admire the striking features of Plaza Mayor, and explore the galleries of Royal Palace of Madrid.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Madrid travel itinerary creator.

Traveling by train from Barcelona to Madrid takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in April, expect slightly colder with lows of 8°C in Madrid. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Museo Nacional del Prado ©
Museo Nacional del Prado
Retiro Park (Parque del Retiro) ©
Retiro Park (Parque del Retiro)
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid

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