15 days in Spain & Portugal Itinerary

15 days in Spain & Portugal Itinerary

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15 days in Spain & Portugal Itinerary

Start: London, United Kingdom
Fly:  5​h
1
Madrid, Spain
— 3 nights
train:  2​h 45​min
2
Seville, Spain
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
3
Lisbon, Portugal
— 4 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
4
Porto, Portugal
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: London, United Kingdom


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3
nights
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Madrid is known for museums, parks, historic sites, nightlife, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Prado National Museum, indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, admire the masterpieces at Royal Palace of Madrid, and contemplate the long history of Plaza Mayor.

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London, UK to Madrid is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from London to Madrid, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from London in April: high temperatures in Madrid hover around 22°C and lows are around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Seville.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Tours
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Parque del Retiro ©
Parque del Retiro
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid

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Seville, Spain

Seville ©
A city of rich Moorish heritage, Seville is the cultural and financial center of southern Spain, and the site of numerous festivals throughout the year.
Seville is known for historic sites, nightlife, parks, museums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Plaza de España, make a trip to Torre del Oro, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, and take in panoramic vistas at Torre Giralda.

To see where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Seville online trip itinerary planner .

Getting from Madrid to Seville by train takes about 3 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Traveling from Madrid in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Seville, with lows of 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Seville

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Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla

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nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Go for a jaunt from Lisbon to Sintra to see Quinta da Regaleira about 36 minutes away. There's lots more to do: make a trip to Belém Tower, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, step into the grandiose world of Castelo de S. Jorge, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Lisbon Oceanarium.

To see more things to do, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Lisbon route maker .

Fly from Seville to Lisbon in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Central European Time to Western European Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. In April, daytime highs in Lisbon are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Porto.

Things to do in Lisbon

Tours Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Quinta da Regaleira
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Food Tours
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium

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nights
Porto, Portugal

Called "Oporto" by many, the city of Porto along the Duoro River lent the country and Port wine their names. Portugal's second-largest metropolis dates back to the 4th century, representing both a rich cultural past and industrial present through its architecture and style.
Porto is known for historic sites, nightlife, shopping, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Ponte de Dom Luis I, browse the collection at Livraria Lello, admire the masterpieces at Museu Nacional de Soares dos Reis, and explore the galleries of Museu Serralves.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Porto travel route builder website .

You can fly from Lisbon to Porto in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Traveling from Lisbon in April, you will find days in Porto are slightly colder (21°C), and nights are about the same (11°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Porto

Tours Museums Parks
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Ponte de Dom Luis I ©
Ponte de Dom Luis I
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral) ©
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral)

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