The months of April through June and September and October are ideal months to travel to Spain. July and August tend to be very hot and crowded. Take a sweater for nights and if you are traveling to higher elevations. Winter, though generally mild, can be rainy, foggy and windy.
Check out the current weather conditions in Spain.
See our Visa page for information on passports and visas to Spain.
There are no health advisories for travel to Spain.
The currency in Spain is the euro. Please review the current exchange rate for the euro.
Tipping: Round up the bill in restaurants. Tip taxi drivers 10% of the fare.
Shop for local liqueurs and wines, guitars, rugs, handmade shawls, pottery, ornamental combs and fans, copper and steel items, leather goods, embroidery, contemporary and antique paintings and sculpture, and handmade furniture.
Voltage: 230 V; Plugs C & F. You
will need a voltage converter, and plug adapter in order to
use U.S. appliances. We recommend getting a universal adapter
and converter kit. View more information about electrical standards around the world.