14 days in Madrid, Barcelona & Paris Itinerary

14 days in Madrid, Barcelona & Paris Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe tour planner

Plan created by another user. Make it yours

Route & dates

1
Madrid, Spain
— 5 nights
2
Barcelona, Spain
— 6 nights
3
Paris, France
— 2 nights

5
nights
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Plaza de Toros de Las Ventas and Real Basilica de San Francisco el Grande. Royal Palace of Madrid and Museo Lazaro Galdiano are good opportunities to explore the local culture. And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Plaza Mayor, get your game on at Fox In A Box Madrid, steep yourself in history at Palacio Real de El Pardo, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of San Antonio de los Alemanes.

For where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Madrid trip builder tool.

Stockholm, Sweden to Madrid is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Stockholm in May, with highs in Madrid at °C and lows at °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can catch the train to Barcelona.

Things to do in Madrid

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games
Find places to stay May 27 — Jun 1:
Highlights from your plan
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor
Plaza de Toros de Las Ventas ©
Plaza de Toros de Las Ventas

6
nights
Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Get a sense of the local culture at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and Casa Batllo. Get some historical perspective at Basilica de Santa Maria del Mar and Ciutat Vella. Step out of Barcelona to go to Santa Coloma de Cervello and see Colonia Guell Gaudi Crypt, which is approximately 32 minutes away. There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, browse the fresh offerings at Mercat Santa Caterina, wander the streets of Las Ramblas, and stop by El Barri Gòtic.

For more things to do, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Barcelona trip tool.

You can take a train from Madrid to Barcelona in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. When traveling from Madrid in June, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Barcelona: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trip

Colonia Guell Gaudi Crypt
Find places to stay Jun 1 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Basilica de Santa Maria del Mar ©
Basilica de Santa Maria del Mar
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia

2
nights
Paris, France

Paris ©
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Île de la Cité and Église Saint-Étienne-du-Mont. Get some historical perspective at Arc de Triomphe and Saint Germain des Pres Quarter. There's much more to do: head off the coast to Ile Saint-Louis, don't miss a visit to Le Trocadero et son esplanade, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sainte-Chapelle, and contemplate the long history of The Paris Catacombs.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Paris online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Paris takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in June, things will get slightly colder in Paris: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Nature
Find places to stay Jun 7 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Île de la Cité ©
Île de la Cité
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe
The Paris Catacombs ©
The Paris Catacombs

Similar Plans

17 days in Paris BY A USER FROM SOUTH KOREA July, relaxing, museums, shopping, popular sights Preferences: July, relaxing, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in Paris BY A USER FROM EGYPT January, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, shopping, popular sights Preferences: January, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 16 days in Paris BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, kids, beaches, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights Preferences: July, kids, beaches, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Slow & easy 15 days in Paris BY A USER FROM MEXICO March, kids, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights Preferences: March, kids, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 16 days in France, Madrid & Venice BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems Preferences: May, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 16 days in Reykjavik & Paris BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM January, culture, relaxing, romantic, shopping, popular sights Preferences: January, culture, relaxing, romantic, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 16 days in Santorini, Paris & London BY A USER FROM SAUDI ARABIA April, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems Preferences: April, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 15 days in Paris, Belgium & Amsterdam BY A USER FROM ISRAEL June, teens, kids, popular sights Preferences: June, teens, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, teens, popular sights Preferences: August, teens Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in Paris BY A USER FROM INDIA May, teens, popular sights Preferences: May, teens Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in Barcelona BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, teens, popular sights Preferences: May, teens Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 16 days in Madrid & Barcelona BY A USER FROM SPAIN May, popular sights Preferences: May Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium
See more plans