6 days in Houston & Spain Itinerary

6 days in Houston & Spain Itinerary

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Houston, United States
— 1 night
2
Madrid, Spain
— 1 night
3
Barcelona, Spain
— 1 night
4
Seville, Spain
— 2 nights

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Houston, United States

Houston ©
Although urban sprawl remains synonymous with Houston, most of the city's tourist attractions lie within the relatively small downtown area, surrounded by diverse neighborhoods housing the nation's biggest African-American, Asian-American, and Latino communities.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): stroll the grounds of Glenwood Cemetery, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of The Chapel of St. Basil, thenget curious at Cockrell Butterfly Center, and finally identify plant and animal life at Houston Audubon.

For maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Houston online journey planner.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are George Bush Intercontinental Houston Airport, William P Hobby Airport and Scholes International At Galveston Airport. Expect a daytime high around °F in September, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel to Madrid.

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Cockrell Butterfly Center ©
Cockrell Butterfly Center
Glenwood Cemetery ©
Glenwood Cemetery
The Chapel of St. Basil ©
The Chapel of St. Basil

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Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Wed): explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Royal Chapel of St. Anthony of La Florida, and then steep yourself in history at Royal Palace of Madrid.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Madrid travel planner.

You can fly from Houston to Madrid in 15.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Houston to Madrid. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Houston in September; daily highs in Madrid reach °F and lows reach °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Barcelona.

Things to do in Madrid

Historic Sites Museums
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Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Royal Chapel of St. Anthony of La Florida ©

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Barcelona, Spain

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 10th (Thu): admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, and finally wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic.

Before you visit Barcelona, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Getting from Madrid to Barcelona by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Traveling from Madrid in September, expect somewhat warmer with lows of °F in Barcelona. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel to Seville.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo

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Seville, Spain

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 11th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Royal Alcázar of Seville, get to know the fascinating history of Barrio Santa Cruz, thenenjoy breathtaking views from Torre Giralda, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Seville trip builder tool.

You can fly from Barcelona to Seville in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around °F in September, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla

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