11 days in Portugal, Spain & Paris Itinerary

11 days in Portugal, Spain & Paris Itinerary

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Paris, France
— 3 nights
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Porto, Portugal
— 1 night
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Lisbon, Portugal
— 2 nights
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Valencia, Spain
— 1 night
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Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
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Paris, France
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Paris, France

— 3 nights

City of Light

A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
On the 14th (Fri), stroll the grounds of The Paris Catacombs and then wander the streets of Saint Germain des Pres Quarter. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: discover the magic at Disneyland Paris.

For where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Paris planner.

San Francisco, USA to Paris is an approximately 15-hour flight. You can also fly. You'll lose 9 hours traveling from San Francisco to Paris due to the time zone difference. Traveling from San Francisco in February, things will get slightly colder in Paris: highs are around 9°C and lows about 1°C. You will have some time to spend on the 17th (Mon) before leaving for Porto.

Things to do in Paris

Theme Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

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Porto, Portugal

— 1 night

Unvanquished City

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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): learn about winemaking at Porto Augusto's, then snap pictures at Ponte de Dom Luis I, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Douro River.

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Porto travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Paris to Porto takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Paris to Porto. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Paris in February, with highs in Porto at 16°C and lows at 7°C. You'll have a few hours on the 18th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Lisbon.

Things to do in Porto

Parks · Nature · Wineries · Historic Sites

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Lisbon, Portugal

— 2 nights

City of Seven Hills

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 18th (Tue): kick back and relax at Praia de Miramar and then don't miss a visit to Belém Tower.

For maps, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Lisbon online visit planner.

Take a train from Porto to Lisbon in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or take a train. February in Lisbon sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 9°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 20th (Thu) before leaving for Valencia.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

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Valencia, Spain

— 1 night

City of Mediterranean Light

A charming old city originally founded as a Roman colony, Valencia is the country’s third-largest urban center.
On the 20th (Thu), examine the collection at Museu Faller de Valencia, stop by Barrio del Carmen, then admire the natural beauty at Jardi del Turia, then examine the collection at El Museo Nacional de Ceramica y de las Artes Suntuarias Gonzalez Marti, and finally engage your brain at Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias.

To find more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Valencia trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Lisbon to Valencia takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Western European Standard Time (WET) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 1 hour. In February, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 7°C. On the 21st (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Barcelona.

Things to do in Valencia

Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Childrens Museums
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Barcelona, Spain

— 2 nights

Jewel of the Mediterranean

Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): get to know the fascinating history of Las Ramblas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Casa Batllo, make a trip to Basilica de la Sagrada Familia, pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, then appreciate the extensive heritage of El Barri Gòtic, then walk around Parc Guell, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa de La Barceloneta.

For ratings and more tourist information, you can read our Barcelona tour builder website.

You can take a train from Valencia to Barcelona in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a train; or drive. Traveling from Valencia in February, expect nights in Barcelona to be about the same, around 7°C, while days are little chillier, around 17°C. On the 23rd (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Paris.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks · Outdoors
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Paris, France

City of Light

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Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Paris takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train; or drive. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Barcelona in February: high temperatures in Paris hover around 9°C and lows are around 1°C. On the 23rd (Sun), you're off to home.

Things to do in Paris

Nightlife · Historic Sites · Shopping · Tours
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Portugal travel guide

4.2
Landmarks · Castles · Beaches
Small in size but rich in history, culture, and natural beauty, Portugal features contrasting landscapes that include long beaches, lush vineyards, verdant valleys, and rolling hills dotted with tiny settlements where old traditions still prevail. The country's serene interior, often overlooked by foreigners, remains largely unspoiled by mass tourism and offers visitors a chance to discover this less-trodden part of Europe at their own pace. Ripe for leisurely adventures on foot or by bicycle, Portugal's fertile countryside boasts well-preserved medieval castles and outstanding wineries, producing some of the world's finest ports. The country's cities offer a lively culinary scene known for its many award-winning restaurants, topping the itineraries of foodies from around the globe.

Spain travel guide

4.5
Churches · Beaches · Landmarks
A colorful country known for its relaxed lifestyle, vibrant nightlife, excellent food, and world-famous folklore and festivals, Spain boasts a huge number of World Heritage Sites and other spectacular places to visit. It also deserves its reputation as a beach vacation destination; the Western edge of the Mediterranean Sea is home to some of the world’s top beaches. But Spain’s geography is so much more than just soft, sandy shores. Its landscapes are as diverse as its people, ranging from lush meadows and snowy mountains to huge marshes and sprawling deserts. The countryside bursts with unspoiled villages of timeless beauty and old-world charm, as well as vast and varied nature preserves.