12 days in Portugal & Spain Itinerary

12 days in Portugal & Spain Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Funchal, Portugal
— 2 nights
2
Maspalomas, Spain
— 2 nights
3
Seville, Spain
— 1 night
4
Lagos, Portugal
— 1 night
5
Lisbon, Portugal
— 1 night
6
Ciutadella, Spain
— 1 night
7
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights


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2
nights
Funchal, Portugal

Funchal ©
The capital of the island of Madeira for more than 500 years, Funchal represents a laid-back city made popular by its historical sites and climate.
On the 13th (Fri), explore the striking landscape at Cabo Girao, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Ponta de Sao Lourenco, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Pico do Arieiro. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Sat): do a tasting at Blandy's Wine Lodge, stroll around Parque de Santa Catarina, and then explore the activities along Porto Moniz Natural Swimming Pools.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Funchal trip builder.

New Delhi, India to Funchal is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 5.5 hours traveling from New Delhi to Funchal. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from New Delhi in September: high temperatures in Funchal hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Maspalomas.

Things to do in Funchal

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Ponta de Sao Lourenco, Cabo Girao, Porto Moniz Natural Swimming Pools
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Ponta de Sao Lourenco ©
Ponta de Sao Lourenco
Pico do Arieiro ©
Pico do Arieiro
Porto Moniz Natural Swimming Pools ©
Porto Moniz Natural Swimming Pools

2
nights
Maspalomas, Spain

Maspalomas ©
Fondly referred to as “El Sur” by the locals, Maspalomas serves as a hub of entertainment and beach activity on Gran Canary Island.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sun): stroll through Las Canteras Beach, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Playa de la Caleta, and then explore the striking landscape at Reserva Natural Especial de Las Dunas de Maspalomas. On your second day here, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Amadores and then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Mogan.

To see ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the Maspalomas trip planner.

Getting from Funchal to Maspalomas by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and taxi. In September, daily temperatures in Maspalomas can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can travel to Seville.

Things to do in Maspalomas

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Playa de Amadores, Las Canteras Beach, Playa de Mogan, Playa de la Caleta
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Las Canteras Beach ©
Las Canteras Beach
Playa de Amadores ©
Playa de Amadores
Playa de Mogan ©
Playa de Mogan

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.
On the 17th (Tue), steep yourself in history at Royal Alcázar of Seville, steep yourself in history at Plaza de España, thenenjoy breathtaking views from Torre Giralda, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Sevilla.

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

You can fly from Maspalomas to Seville in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and train. The time zone changes from Western European Standard Time (WET) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Maspalomas in September since evenings lows in Seville dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Lagos.

Things to do in Seville

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

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Praia do Camilo, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Ponta da Piedade, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Praia Dona Ana.

Make your Lagos itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can drive from Seville to Lagos in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Western European Standard Time (WET), which is usually a -1 hour difference. In September, daily temperatures in Lagos can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can drive to Lisbon.

Things to do in Lagos

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Praia do Camilo ©
Praia do Camilo
Praia Dona Ana ©
Praia Dona Ana
Ponta da Piedade ©
Ponta da Piedade

1
night
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 19th (Thu): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Lisbon Oceanarium, thenmake a trip to Belém Tower, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, and finally don't miss a visit to Elevador de Santa Justa.

To see where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Lisbon trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Lagos to Lisbon takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September in Lisbon, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to travel to Ciutadella.

Things to do in Lisbon

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium
Elevador de Santa Justa ©
Elevador de Santa Justa
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower

1
night
Ciutadella, Spain

Ciutadella ©
Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): kick back and relax at Cala De La Macarelleta and then enjoy the sand and surf at Cala Turqueta. On the 21st (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Cala Pregonda and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa de Son Bou.

To find maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Ciutadella trip itinerary planning app.

Getting from Lisbon to Ciutadella by flight takes about 8 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus, train, and ferry. Traveling from Lisbon to Ciutadella, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. September in Ciutadella sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Ciutadella

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Menorca, Playa de Son Bou
Highlights from your plan
Cala De La Macarelleta ©
Cala De La Macarelleta
Playa de Son Bou ©
Playa de Son Bou
Cala Turqueta
Cala Turqueta

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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, thenstroll around Parc Guell, thenmake a trip to Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo.

To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Barcelona online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Ciutadella to Barcelona takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In September in Barcelona, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia

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