18 days in London, Spain & Portugal Itinerary

18 days in London, Spain & Portugal Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
2
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
3
Granada, Spain
— 5 nights
4
Lisbon, Portugal
— 2 nights
5
Lagos, Portugal
— 2 nights
6
London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights


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3
nights
London, United Kingdom

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Borough Market, Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, National Gallery, and other attractions. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): admire the striking features of Westminster Abbey, thensee a show at Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, thenhunt for treasures at Borough Market, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral. On the next day, indulge in some culinary diversions at Tally Ho! Experiences and then explore the world behind art at National Gallery.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our London travel route planner.

Nashville, USA to London is an approximately 13-hour flight. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Nashville to London due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Nashville in July, expect London to be little chillier, temps between °F and °F. On the 4th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums Tours
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Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
St. Paul's Cathedral ©
St. Paul's Cathedral

2
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Carrer del Mirador del Palau Nacional, Parc Guell, Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and other attractions you added. Start off your visit on the 5th (Thu): examine the collection at Carrer del Mirador del Palau Nacional, admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally walk around Parc Guell. On the next day, take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic and then catch a live performance at Tablao Flamenco Cordobes.

To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Barcelona trip itinerary site.

Fly from London to Barcelona in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Barcelona. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from London in July: high temperatures in Barcelona hover around °F and lows are around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Granada.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Carrer del Mirador del Palau Nacional ©
Carrer del Mirador del Palau Nacional

5
nights
Granada, Spain

Granada ©
Granada boasts numerous well-preserved examples of exquisite Moorish architecture, not the least of which is the Alhambra, an ancient citadel and royal palace.
You've added Generalife, La Madraza, Alhambra, and other attractions to your itinerary. Your inner history buff will appreciate Basilica de San Juan de Dios and Albayzin. Discover out-of-the-way places like Museo del Vidrio y Cristal de Malaga and Playa de La Malagueta. There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Plaza de San Nicolas.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read Granada holiday planner.

You can fly from Barcelona to Granada in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in July, you will find days in Granada are a bit warmer (°F), and nights are about the same (°F). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Malaga, Sierra Nevada National Park, Justice Gate
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Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Basilica de San Juan de Dios ©
Basilica de San Juan de Dios
Museo del Vidrio y Cristal de Malaga ©
Museo del Vidrio y Cristal de Malaga

2
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
You've added Castelo de S. Jorge, Rossio Square, Chiado, and other attractions to your itinerary. On the 12th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, step into the grandiose world of Castelo dos Mouros, and then ponder the design of Rossio Square.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Lisbon trip itinerary maker website.

You can fly from Granada to Lisbon in 7 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Western European Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Granada in July: highs in Lisbon hover around °F, while lows dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can drive to Lagos.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Castelo dos Mouros
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Castelo dos Mouros ©
Castelo dos Mouros
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Castelo de S. Jorge ©
Castelo de S. Jorge

2
nights
Lagos, Portugal

Lagos ©
The allure of the beaches and the town's historical center draw visitors to Lagos, a coastal destination in the Barlavento region of the Algarve.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Carvalho Beach. On the 14th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia Da Rocha and then stroll through Carvalho Beach.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Lagos trip planner.

Getting from Lisbon to Lagos by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Sun) to allow time for travel to London.

Things to do in Lagos

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Praia Da Rocha, Carvalho Beach
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Praia Da Rocha ©
Praia Da Rocha
Praia Dona Ana ©
Praia Dona Ana
Carvalho Beach ©
Carvalho Beach

3
nights
London, United Kingdom

London ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Natural History Museum, Victoria and Albert Museum, Tower of London, and other attractions you added. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Buckingham Palace and then admire the masterpieces at Victoria and Albert Museum.

To find more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the London journey app.

Traveling by flight from Lagos to London takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Lagos in July; daily highs in London reach °F and lows reach °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trip

King George's Playing Fields
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Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
Tower of London ©
Tower of London

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