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Madrid— 7 nights
Cultural Capital of Spain
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.Discover out-of-the-way places like Alcazar de Segovia and Mirador del Valle. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Madrid: Mina Romana de Lapis Specularis de La Mora Encantada (in Torrejoncillo del Rey), Toledo (El Transito Synagogue and Sephardic Museum, Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes, & more) and Catedral de Segovia (in Segovia). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Prado National Museum, admire the striking features of Plaza Mayor, admire the natural beauty at Retiro Park (Parque del Retiro), and admire the masterpieces at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia.
To see more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Madrid trip itinerary tool .
If you are flying in from Canada, the closest major airport is Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport. In December, plan for daily highs up to 14°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to travel back home.
Things to do in Madrid
Toledo, Segovia, Avila, Mina Romana de Lapis Specularis de La Mora Encantada, Bodega Calzadilla
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