Route & dates
Fly: 18 h 15 min
Madrid— 11 nights
Train: 2 h 45 min
Barcelona— 12 nights
Fly: 12 h
Cultural Capital of Spain
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.Change things up with these side-trips from Madrid: Segovia (The Singular Olivia, Acueduct of Segovia, &more) and Toledo (Church of Santo Tomé, Museo de Santa Cruz, &more). Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum, have some family-friendly fun at EXIT Madrid, don't miss a visit to Puerta del Sol, and indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.
For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Madrid trip itinerary builder site.
Lahore, Pakistan to Madrid is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. You'll gain 4 hours traveling from Lahore to Madrid due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Lahore in April, expect Madrid to be colder, temps between 22°C and 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to take a train to Barcelona.
Things to do in Madrid
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Jewel of the Mediterranean
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 parks, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: walk around Parc Guell, don't miss a visit to The Magic Fountain, admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo, and wander the streets of Las Ramblas.
To see other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Barcelona journey planning site.
Traveling by train from Madrid to Barcelona takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In April, daytime highs in Barcelona are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can travel back home.
Things to do in Barcelona
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