10 days in Portugal & Spain Itinerary

10 days in Portugal & Spain Itinerary

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Porto, Portugal
— 1 day
2
Lisbon, Portugal
— 2 nights
3
Seville, Spain
— 1 night
4
Madrid, Spain
— 2 nights
5
Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights


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Porto, Portugal

Porto ©
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.
On the 4th (Sat), explore the world behind art at Museu Nacional de Soares dos Reis, stop by Livraria Lello, snap pictures at Ponte de Dom Luis I, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral), and finally contemplate the long history of Palacio da Bolsa.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Porto trip itinerary planner.

Toronto, Canada to Porto is an approximately 10-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Western European Standard Time (WET) is 5 hours. In May in Porto, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to travel to Lisbon.

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Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral) ©
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral)
Ponte de Dom Luis I ©
Ponte de Dom Luis I
Palacio da Bolsa ©
Palacio da Bolsa

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Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): observe the fascinating underwater world at Lisbon Oceanarium, thendon't miss a visit to Belém Tower, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, and finally don't miss a visit to Elevador de Santa Justa. On your second day here, explore the historical opulence of Castelo de S. Jorge, stop by Alfama, thensnap pictures at Ponte 25 de Abril, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Quinta da Regaleira.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Lisbon attractions planner.

Traveling by flight from Porto to Lisbon takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Porto in May, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Lisbon: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Seville.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Parks Zoos & Aquariums

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Quinta da Regaleira
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Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Castelo de S. Jorge ©
Castelo de S. Jorge

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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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): steep yourself in history at Royal Alcázar of Seville, admire the striking features of Plaza de España, thentake in panoramic vistas at Torre Giralda, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla.

For reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Seville online journey planner.

Traveling by flight from Lisbon to Seville takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Western European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 1 hour. In May in Seville, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to travel to Madrid.

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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Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): walk around Parque del Retiro, thenexplore the world behind art at Prado National Museum, and then explore the world behind art at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia. On the next day, contemplate the long history of Plaza Mayor, thencontemplate the long history of Royal Palace of Madrid, and then see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza.

For traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Madrid trip itinerary app.

Traveling by flight from Seville to Madrid takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Seville in May, plan for little chillier nights in Madrid, with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can catch the train to Barcelona.

Things to do in Madrid

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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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Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Barcelona is known for parks, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, make a trip to Casa Mila - La Pedrera, and visit Las Ramblas.

To see photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Barcelona trip builder site.

You can take a train from Madrid to Barcelona in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In May, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

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Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
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Parc Guell
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia

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