Where can I find information on travel safety? Check out the US Department of State's website for the most up-to-date information on safety while traveling.
To minimize the risk of pickpocketing it is recommended to be discreet: don’t flash anything of value, keep a firm hand on your camera, and carry shoulder bags slung across your body. Overall it’s a good idea to avoid badly lit areas completely at night and deserted inner-city areas by day.
Is Spain LGBTQ+ friendly? For information on LGBTQ+ travel safety and tips, this LGBTQ+ Spain Travel Guide has been put together in partnership with EveryQueer to help you have a great time, keep you safe, and inform you about LGBTQ+ rights in Spain.
Is the water safe to drink? Yes, at least 99.5% of all public tap water in Spain is safe to drink according to international water quality standards.
Do I need a Visa? For Visa information, visit click here. Make sure your passport is valid for at least six months after you return home and has two or more blank pages. Otherwise, some countries may not let you enter.
What about vaccines? For vaccination information, click here.
Do you recommend travel insurance? While not required, we highly recommend all travelers get travel insurance for their trip to protect themselves from the unknown! Check out travel insurance options from our partner, worldnomads.com or from a provider of your choice.
What does public transportation look like? There are metros in most major cities. In Spain, metro tickets and passes let you travel on all types of public transportation, from city buses to suburban trains. Spanish metros are known for their cleanliness and reliability.
How much should I pack? As we will be using shared transfers and spaces throughout our tour we recommend all travelers pack as lightly as possible. Please review our luggage restrictions below.
Is Uber or Lyft available? Uber is only reliable in Madrid. Many locals will use Cabify but generally, taxis are affordable and reliable.
What about Wifi? Internet access and cell service are very good, with wifi in cafes and hotels.