15 days in Spain & Portugal Itinerary

15 days in Spain & Portugal Itinerary

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

— 3 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.
Barcelona is known for parks, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, admire the masterpieces at Museu Picasso, and take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Barcelona online holiday planner.

Minneapolis, USA to Barcelona is an approximately 16-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Minneapolis to Barcelona. In June in Barcelona, expect temperatures between 79°F during the day and 66°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks · Museums
Find places to stay Jun 16 — 19:

Madrid, Spain

— 3 nights

Cultural Capital of Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Madrid is known for museums, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum, walk around Parque del Retiro, make a trip to Puerta del Sol, and contemplate the long history of Plaza Mayor.

To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Madrid trip itinerary maker site.

Fly from Barcelona to Madrid in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in June, you will find days in Madrid are a bit warmer (87°F), and nights are a bit cooler (61°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can take a train to Ronda.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours · Parks
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Ronda, Spain

— 2 nights

City of Dreams

Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
On the 23rd (Wed), take a stroll through La Ciudad, then do a tasting at Bodega Garcia Hidalgo, and then take a memorable tour with Tours. On the 24th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia de Santa Maria la Mayor, take some stellar pictures from Mirador puente nuevo de Ronda, explore the stunning scenery at El Tajo de Ronda, examine the collection at Museo Lara, then take in the views from Roman Bridge, and finally delve into the distant past at Baños Arabes.

For more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Ronda tour itinerary app.

Traveling by train from Madrid to Ronda takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. In June in Ronda, expect temperatures between 89°F during the day and 62°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can go by car to Seville.

Things to do in Ronda

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites · Wineries
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Seville, Spain

— 1 night

City of Towers

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.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Royal Alcázar of Seville, then admire the landmark architecture of Plaza de España, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Seville vacation maker app.

Traveling by car from Ronda to Seville takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 86°F in June, and nighttime lows around 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites
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Lisbon, Portugal

— 3 nights

City of Seven Hills

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Step out of Lisbon to go to Sintra and see Quinta da Regaleira, which is approximately 36 minutes away. There's lots more to do: make a trip to Belém Tower, appreciate the history behind Padrao dos Descobrimentos, step into the grandiose world of Castelo de S. Jorge, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Lisbon Oceanarium.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Lisbon trip planning website.

Getting from Seville to Lisbon by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Seville to Lisbon. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Seville in June: highs in Lisbon hover around 81°F, while lows dip to 60°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can travel to Porto.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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Porto, Portugal

— 2 nights

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 29th (Tue): make a trip to Liberdade Square, get into the urban bustle at Palacio da Bolsa, snap pictures at Ponte de Dom Luis I, take in the waterfront activity at Cais da Ribeira, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral), and finally shop like a local with Livraria Lello. Here are some ideas for day two: sample some tasty brews at Taste Porto Food Tours and then enjoy breathtaking views from Torre dos Clerigos.

Plan trip to Porto with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can fly from Lisbon to Porto in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Lisbon in June, expect nights in Porto to be about the same, around 57°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Porto

Breweries & Distilleries · Wineries · Tours · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jun 28 — 30:

Spain travel guide

4.5
Beaches · Landmarks · Architectural Buildings
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.

Portugal travel guide

4.3
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.