10 days in Spain & Paris Itinerary

10 days in Spain & Paris Itinerary

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Madrid, Spain
— 1 night
Seville, Spain
— 2 nights
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
Paris, France
— 3 nights


Madrid, Spain — 1 night

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Circulo de Bellas Artes, Puerta del Sol, Plaza de Cibeles, and other attractions you added. Start off your visit on the 12th (Sat): hunt for treasures at Mercado San Miguel, make a trip to Puerta del Sol, then admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum, then pause for some photo ops at Plaza de Cibeles, and finally explore the venue of Circulo de Bellas Artes. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Royal Palace of Madrid, contemplate the long history of Plaza Mayor, then take an in-depth tour of National Archaeological Museum of Spain, and finally appreciate the history behind Puerta de Alcala.

To find ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Madrid online itinerary builder.

Knoxville, USA to Madrid is an approximately 14-hour flight. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Knoxville to Madrid due to the time zone difference. In March in Madrid, expect temperatures between 59°F during the day and 41°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can catch the flight to Seville.
Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
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Seville, Spain — 2 nights

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Royal Alcázar of Seville.

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Seville vacation maker site.

Fly from Madrid to Seville in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Madrid in March, expect Seville to be somewhat warmer, temps between 65°F and 47°F. On the 15th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Barcelona.
Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
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Barcelona, Spain — 2 nights

Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Casa Batllo, Placa del Tibidabo and Casa Lleo i Morera. Start off your visit on the 15th (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, admire the striking features of Basilica de la Sagrada Familia, wander the streets of Ciutat Vella, then wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic, and finally admire the striking features of Casa Batllo. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the landmark architecture of Casa Lleo i Morera, take a stroll through Las Ramblas, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Barri de Gracia, then walk around Parc Guell, and finally take some stellar pictures from Placa del Tibidabo.

For traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Barcelona attractions planner.

You can fly from Seville to Barcelona in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 62°F in March, and nighttime lows around 47°F. You will have some time to spend on the 17th (Thu) before leaving for Paris.
Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks
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Paris, France — 3 nights

A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Latin Quarter, Île de la Cité, Musee d'Orsay, and other attractions you added. Eiffel Tower and Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's more to do: appreciate the history behind Arc de Triomphe.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Paris trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Paris takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Barcelona in March; daily highs in Paris reach 53°F and lows reach 38°F. You'll have a few hours on the 20th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling home.
Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Nature
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Spain travel guide

Beaches · Architectural Buildings · Landmarks
A colorful country known for its relaxed lifestyle, vibrant nightlife, excellent food, and world-famous folklore and festivals, Spain boasts a huge number of World Heritage Sites and other spectacular places to visit. It also deserves its reputation as a beach vacation destination; the Western edge of the Mediterranean Sea is home to some of the world’s top beaches. But Spain’s geography is so much more than just soft, sandy shores. Its landscapes are as diverse as its people, ranging from lush meadows and snowy mountains to huge marshes and sprawling deserts. The countryside bursts with unspoiled villages of timeless beauty and old-world charm, as well as vast and varied nature preserves.