Route & dates
Madrid— 7 nights
Cultural Capital of Spain
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.You'll discover tucked-away gems like Alcazar of Segovia and San Martin Bridge. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Madrid: Toledo (El Transito Synagogue and Sephardic Museum, Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes, &more), Catedral de Segovia (in Segovia) and Mina Romana de Lapis Specularis de La Mora Encantada (in Torrejoncillo del Rey). Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum, stroll around Parque del Retiro, see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, and catch a live event at Santiago Bernabeu Stadium.
To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Madrid day trip tool.
If you are flying in from Canada, the closest major aiport is Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport. In December in Madrid, expect temperatures between 14°C during the day and 3°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to travel back home.
Things to do in Madrid
Toledo, Avila, Segovia, Bodegas Finca Rio Negro, Iglesia de Santa Coloma
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