17 days in Spain, Porto & Lisbon Itinerary

17 days in Spain, Porto & Lisbon Itinerary

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Porto, Portugal
— 1 day
2
Lisbon, Portugal
— 2 nights
3
Seville, Spain
— 2 nights
4
Malaga, Spain
— 2 nights
5
Ronda, Spain
— 1 night
6
Granada, Spain
— 1 night
7
Murcia, Spain
— 2 nights
8
Valencia, Spain
— 2 nights
9
Toledo, Spain
— 1 night
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Madrid, Spain
— 1 night

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Porto, Portugal

Porto ©
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.
On the 25th (Tue), enjoy breathtaking views from Torre dos Clerigos, pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja do Carmo, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja dos Carmelitas, thenlearn about winemaking at Porto Augusto's, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral), and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Capela das Almas.

To find maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Porto trip maker.

New York City, USA to Porto is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Western European Standard Time (WET) is 5 hours. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from New York City in August, with highs in Porto at °F and lows at °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Porto

Historic Sites Wineries

Side Trip

Porto Augusto's
Highlights from your plan
Igreja do Carmo ©
Igreja do Carmo
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral) ©
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral)
Torre dos Clerigos ©
Torre dos Clerigos

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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 26th (Wed): explore the historical opulence of Castelo de S. Jorge, get to know the fascinating history of Miradouro de Santa Luzia, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Santo Antonio de Lisboa, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Igreja de Sao Roque, and finally appreciate the history behind Arco do Triunfo. On your second day here, take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, step into the grandiose world of Palácio Nacional da Ajuda, and then don't miss a visit to Belém Tower.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Lisbon trip maker site.

You can fly from Porto to Lisbon in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. When traveling from Porto in August, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Lisbon: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can travel to Seville.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Castelo de S. Jorge ©
Castelo de S. Jorge
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Palácio Nacional da Ajuda ©
Palácio Nacional da Ajuda

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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 28th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Capilla de los Marineros, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Iglesia de la Magdalena, thendelve into the distant past at Archaeological Ensemble of Italica, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Plaza de España. On the next day, deepen your understanding at Royal Tobacco Factory, thenwander the streets of Barrio Santa Cruz, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Plaza del Triunfo, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Sevilla.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Seville vacation maker website.

Traveling by flight from Lisbon to Seville takes 4.5 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. In August, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to drive to Malaga.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Archaeological Ensemble of Italica
Highlights from your plan
Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla
Archaeological Ensemble of Italica ©
Archaeological Ensemble of Italica

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Malaga, Spain

Malaga ©
Modern yet historic, Málaga is a lively city famous for being the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
On the 30th (Sun), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Episcopal Palace, thenexplore the ancient world of Teatro Romano, thentake an in-depth tour of Alcazaba, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Iglesia de Los Martires. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Mon): admire the masterpieces at Museo de Artes y Costumbres Populares, pause for some serene contemplation at Santuario de la Victoria, thenadmire the masterpieces at Museo Picasso Malaga, and finally contemplate the long history of Malaga Cathedral.

To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Malaga day trip website.

You can drive from Seville to Malaga in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Malaga are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to drive to Ronda.

Things to do in Malaga

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Malaga Cathedral ©
Malaga Cathedral
Teatro Romano ©
Teatro Romano
Museo Picasso Malaga ©
Museo Picasso Malaga

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Ronda, Spain

Ronda ©
Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Tue): explore the stunning scenery at El Tajo de Ronda, thenexamine the collection at Museo Lara, thencontemplate the long history of Casa Del Rey Moro, and finally visit Old City.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Ronda sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Malaga to Ronda in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. When traveling from Malaga in August, plan for somewhat warmer days in Ronda, with highs around °F, while nights are about the same with lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to go by car to Granada.

Things to do in Ronda

Nature Neighborhoods Parks
Highlights from your plan
El Tajo de Ronda ©
El Tajo de Ronda
Old City ©
Old City
Museo Lara ©
Museo Lara

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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 2nd (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia del Sagrario, thenadmire the striking features of Royal Chapel of Granada, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia de San Miguel Bajo, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica de San Juan de Dios.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Granada day trip website.

Traveling by car from Ronda to Granada takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Ronda in September, with highs in Granada at °F and lows at °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can drive to Murcia.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Royal Chapel of Granada ©
Royal Chapel of Granada
Basilica de San Juan de Dios ©
Basilica de San Juan de Dios
Iglesia del Sagrario ©
Iglesia del Sagrario

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nights
Murcia, Spain

Murcia ©
Murcia is a city in south-eastern Spain, the capital and most populous city of the Autonomous Community of the Region of Murcia, and the seventh largest city in the country, with a population of 442,573 inhabitants in 2009 (about one third of the total population of the Region). Start off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Convento de la Merced, pause for some serene contemplation at Templo de San Juan de Dios, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia de San Juan Bautista, admire the masterpieces at Cathedral de Santa Maria, thencontemplate the long history of Episcopal Palace of Murcia, and finally examine the collection at Museo Gaya. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Convento de Santa Ana, thensee the interesting displays at Murcia Archaeological Museum (MAM), thenpause for some serene contemplation at Church of San Miguel, and finally get your game on at Escape Play 2.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Murcia day trip planning site.

You can drive from Granada to Murcia in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Granada in September since evenings lows in Murcia dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can drive to Valencia.

Things to do in Murcia

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral de Santa Maria ©
Cathedral de Santa Maria
Church of San Miguel ©
Church of San Miguel
Episcopal Palace of Murcia ©
Episcopal Palace of Murcia

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Valencia, Spain

Valencia ©
A charming old city originally founded as a Roman colony, Valencia is the country’s third-largest urban center.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Chapel of the Holy Grail, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Valencia Cathedral, thenget engrossed in the history at Centre Arqueològic de l'Almoina, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basílica de la Mare de Déu dels Desemparats. Keep things going the next day: explore the fascinating underground world of Coves de Sant Josep and then observe the fascinating underwater world at Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias.

To find more things to do, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Valencia vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Murcia to Valencia takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Valencia are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can catch the train to Toledo.

Things to do in Valencia

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Coves de Sant Josep
Highlights from your plan
Coves de Sant Josep ©
Coves de Sant Josep
Valencia Cathedral ©
Valencia Cathedral

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Toledo, Spain

Toledo ©
Toledo is a World Heritage Site that embodies the complex cultural history of Spain while remaining a forward-moving, modern city.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): explore the world behind art at Church of Santo Tomé, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Synagogue of Saint Mary the White, don't miss a visit to Custodia de Arfe, admire the local landmark of El Pozo De Los Deseos, thentake a stroll through Casco Historico de Toledo, and finally contemplate the long history of Puerta del Sol.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Toledo travel route planner.

Take a train from Valencia to Toledo in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Valencia in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Toledo, with lows of °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can go by car to Madrid.

Things to do in Toledo

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
Highlights from your plan
Casco Historico de Toledo ©
Casco Historico de Toledo
El Pozo De Los Deseos ©
El Pozo De Los Deseos
Church of Santo Tomé ©
Church of Santo Tomé

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Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Tue): indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, thencontemplate the long history of Plaza Mayor, thenstop by La Latina, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Real Basilica de San Francisco el Grande.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Madrid travel app.

You can drive from Toledo to Madrid in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. September in Madrid sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Spas
Highlights from your plan
Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor
La Latina ©
La Latina
Real Basilica de San Francisco el Grande ©

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