22 days in Spain, Portugal & Morocco Itinerary

22 days in Spain, Portugal & Morocco Itinerary

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1
Madrid, Spain
— 2 nights
2
Lisbon, Portugal
— 3 nights
3
Porto, Portugal
— 4 nights
4
Madrid, Spain
— 1 night
5
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
6
Granada, Spain
— 2 nights
7
Seville, Spain
— 1 night
8
Marrakech, Morocco
— 4 nights
9
Madrid, Spain
— 1 night

2
nights
Madrid, Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sun): let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour and then explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum. On the next day, visit La Latina, admire the striking features of Palacio de Cibeles, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To see more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Madrid trip tool.

Los Angeles, USA to Madrid is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 9 hour difference. Traveling from Los Angeles in April, things will get a bit cooler in Madrid: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Madrid

Tours Museums Neighborhoods
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Food Tours
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Palacio de Cibeles ©
Palacio de Cibeles

3
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Miradouro da Senhora do Monte and Cabo da Roca. Next up on the itinerary: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Lisbon Oceanarium, don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, take some stellar pictures from Miradouro da Graca (Sophia de Mello Breyner Andresen), and take in the spiritual surroundings of Igreja de Sao Domingos (Santa Justa e Rufina).

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Traveling by flight from Madrid to Lisbon takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Western European Standard Time (WET) is minus 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around °F in April, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel to Porto.

Things to do in Lisbon

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Cabo da Roca
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Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Miradouro da Senhora do Monte ©
Miradouro da Senhora do Monte

4
nights
Porto, Portugal

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Passadicos do Paiva and Ribeira Square. Change things up with a short trip to Miradouro de Sao Leonardo de Galafura in Peso Da Regua (about 1h 30 min away). The adventure continues: relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja do Carmo, stroll around Parque da Cidade do Porto, and don't miss a visit to Liberdade Square.

For more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Porto trip maker app.

Traveling by flight from Lisbon to Porto takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Lisbon in April, plan for little chillier days in Porto, with highs around °F, while nights are about the same with lows around °F. On the 14th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Madrid.

Things to do in Porto

Outdoors Adventure Tours

Side Trips

Miradouro de Sao Leonardo de Galafura, Passadicos do Paiva
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River Rafting & Tubing
Passadicos do Paiva ©
Passadicos do Paiva
Ribeira Square ©
Ribeira Square

1
night
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Real Basilica de San Francisco el Grande.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Madrid route planner.

Fly from Porto to Madrid in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can 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. On the 15th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Barcelona.

Things to do in Madrid

Fun & Games Historic Sites
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Real Basilica de San Francisco el Grande ©
Real Basilica de San Francisco el Grande

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.
On the 15th (Wed), admire the striking features of Casa Amatller and then make a trip to Casa Batllo.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Barcelona trip planner.

Traveling by train from Madrid to Barcelona takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around °F in April, and nighttime lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel to Granada.

Things to do in Barcelona

Parks Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo

2
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Fri): explore the historical opulence of Nasrid Palaces, make a trip to Plaza de San Nicolas, and then contemplate the long history of Monasterio Cartuja. Keep things going the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica de San Juan de Dios, thenget your game on at El Reino Escape Room, and then indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink.

To find reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Granada holiday builder website.

Fly from Barcelona to Granada in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in April, expect slightly colder with lows of °F in Granada. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to drive to Seville.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Wineries Tours
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Basilica de San Juan de Dios ©
Basilica de San Juan de Dios
Wine Tours & Tastings
Monasterio Cartuja ©
Monasterio Cartuja

1
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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Sevilla, thencontemplate the long history of Royal Alcázar of Seville, and then steep yourself in history at Plaza de España.

For reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Seville trip planner.

Drive from Granada to Seville in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Granada in April since evenings lows in Seville dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to travel to Marrakech.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites
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Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla

4
nights
Marrakech, Morocco

Marrakech ©
You won't run out of things to do in Marrakech, a city where you can spend days exploring grandiose palaces and mosques, photogenic gardens, sacred tombs, and traditional mansions that evoke a bygone era.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Walking tours and Food Tours. There's lots more to do: admire the natural beauty at Jardin Majorelle, see the interesting displays at Musee de Marrakech - Fondation Omar Benjelloun, admire the masterpieces at Maison de la Photographie de Marrakech, and shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour.

To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Marrakech trip planner.

You can fly from Seville to Marrakech in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Western European Standard Time (WET) is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Seville in April, plan for a bit warmer days in Marrakech, with highs around °F, while nights are about the same with lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Marrakech

Tours Outdoors Parks
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Jardin Majorelle ©
Jardin Majorelle
Walking tours
Jemaa el-Fna
Jemaa el-Fna

1
night
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): steep yourself in history at Plaza Mayor.

For reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Madrid trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Marrakech to Madrid by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference moving from Western European Standard Time (WET) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 1 hour. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Marrakech in April: high temperatures in Madrid hover around °F and lows are around °F. On the 25th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Historic Sites
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Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor

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