16 days in Spain & Portugal Itinerary

16 days in Spain & Portugal Itinerary

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1
Barcelona, Spain
— 4 nights
2
Madrid, Spain
— 4 nights
3
Seville, Spain
— 1 night
4
Lisbon, Portugal
— 4 nights


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4
nights
Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Family-friendly places like Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and El Barri Gòtic will thrill your kids. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Vila Vella (Old Town) and Passeig de Gracia. Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo, walk around Parc Guell, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, and make a trip to Casa Mila - La Pedrera.

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Barcelona trip website.

Montreal, Canada to Barcelona is an approximately 12-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 6 hours. Traveling from Montreal in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Barcelona, with lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to take a train to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks

Side Trip

Vila Vella (Old Town)
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Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Vila Vella (Old Town) ©
Vila Vella (Old Town)
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia

4
nights
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Museo Sorolla and Gran Via. Prado National Museum and Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza will appeal to museum buffs. Change things up with a short trip to Playa del Alberche in Aldea del Fresno (about 50 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: get to know the fascinating history of Barrio de Salamanca, get engrossed in the history at National Archaeological Museum of Spain, hunt for treasures at Mercado San Miguel, and stop by Gay Madrid & the Chueca District.

To see photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Madrid tour itinerary builder website.

Getting from Barcelona to Madrid by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. When traveling from Barcelona in June, plan for somewhat warmer days and little chillier nights in Madrid: temperatures range from 36°C by day to 19°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can travel to Seville.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums · Shopping · Outdoors

Side Trip

Playa del Alberche
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Museo Sorolla ©
Museo Sorolla
National Archaeological Museum of Spain ©
National Archaeological Museum of Spain

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night
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.
On the 29th (Fri), contemplate the long history of Royal Alcázar of Seville and then browse the eclectic array of goods at Mercado de Triana.

To see maps, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Seville trip itinerary planning app.

Fly from Madrid to Seville in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In June in Seville, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods
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Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla
Calle Sierpes ©
Calle Sierpes

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nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Attractions like Castelo de S. Jorge and Chiado make great kid-friendly stops. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Castelo dos Mouros and Park and National Palace of Pena. There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, take a stroll through Rossio Square, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Lisbon Oceanarium, and look for gifts at A Outra Face da Lua.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Lisbon trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Seville to Lisbon takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Seville to Lisbon due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Seville in June, plan for a bit cooler days in Lisbon, with highs around 32°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums

Side Trip

Sintra
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Castelo dos Mouros ©
Castelo dos Mouros
Castelo de S. Jorge ©
Castelo de S. Jorge
Park and National Palace of Pena ©
Park and National Palace of Pena

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