24 days in Spain, Portugal & France Itinerary

24 days in Spain, Portugal & France Itinerary

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Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
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Madrid, Spain
— 2 nights
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Seville, Spain
— 2 nights
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Lisbon, Portugal
— 3 nights
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Funchal, Portugal
— 3 nights
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Porto, Portugal
— 2 nights
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Paris, France
— 2 nights
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Nice, France
— 4 nights

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Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and El Barri Gòtic. Basilica de Santa Maria del Mar and Barcelona Cathedral will appeal to history buffs. There's still lots to do: stroll around Parc Guell, explore the world behind art at Museu Picasso, browse the fresh offerings at La Boqueria, and don't miss a visit to Casa Mila - La Pedrera.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Barcelona is an approximately 10-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Dubai to Barcelona. Traveling from Dubai in August, expect Barcelona to be much colder, temps between 33°C and 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can catch the train to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

Parks · Historic Sites · Beaches · Outdoors

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Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©

Cultural Capital of Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): stroll around Parque del Retiro, then explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum, and then admire the masterpieces at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Plaza Mayor, then admire the landmark architecture of Royal Palace of Madrid, and then examine the collection at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Madrid trip itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Barcelona to Madrid in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. When traveling from Barcelona in August, plan for a bit warmer days and slightly colder nights in Madrid: temperatures range from 39°C by day to 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel to Seville.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
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Historic Site
Royal Palace of Madrid
4.5

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Seville, Spain

Seville ©

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 14th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Royal Alcázar of Seville, explore the world behind art at Museo De Bellas Artes De Sevilla, and then steep yourself in history at Real Maestranza de Caballeria de Sevilla. Keep things going the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Sevilla, then wander the streets of Barrio Santa Cruz, and then contemplate the long history of Plaza de España.

For where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Seville trip itinerary maker app.

Getting from Madrid to Seville by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in August, and nighttime lows around 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums
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Barrio Santa Cruz
4.8
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Plaza de España
4.8

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Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©

City of Seven Hills

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Head to Chiado and Museu Calouste Gulbenkianfor plenty of shopping. Kids will enjoy Mosteiro dos Jeronimos and Park and National Palace of Pena. Change things up with these side-trips from Lisbon: Cabo da Roca (in Colares) and Sintra (Castelo dos Mouros & Quinta da Regaleira). Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Castelo de S. Jorge and make a trip to Belém Tower.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Lisbon attractions planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Seville to Lisbon takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Seville to Lisbon due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Seville in August; daily highs in Lisbon reach 35°C and lows reach 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Funchal.

Things to do in Lisbon

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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.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Faja Do Rancho Beach and Lido Beach. Kids will enjoy Cabo Girao and Porto Moniz Natural Swimming Pools. Explore Funchal's surroundings by going to Church of Sao Pedro (in Ponta do Pargo), Swim with Dolphins (in Calheta) and Ponta de Sao Lourenco (in Machico). The adventure continues: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Pico do Arieiro and admire the natural beauty at Monte Palace Madeira.

For ratings, maps, photos, and tourist information, use the Funchal online day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Lisbon to Funchal takes 4.5 hours. When traveling from Lisbon in August, plan for a bit cooler days in Funchal, with highs around 31°C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Porto.

Things to do in Funchal

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Wildlife

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Cabo Girao
4.6
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Pico do Arieiro
4.8

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Porto, Portugal

Porto ©

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.
On the 22nd (Thu), kick back and relax at Mindelo Beach and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bom Jesus do Monte. On the next day, take a spin around town with Celanus-Empresa de Turismo, SA, snap pictures at Ponte de Dom Luis I, then enjoy breathtaking views from Torre dos Clerigos, then contemplate the long history of Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral), and finally take a stroll around Palacio da Bolsa.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read Porto trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by flight from Funchal to Porto takes 5 hours. Expect slightly colder evenings in Porto when traveling from Funchal in August, with lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can travel to Paris.

Things to do in Porto

Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

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Observation Deck
Torre dos Clerigos
4.3

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Paris, France

Paris ©

City of Light

A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Family-friendly places like Eiffel Tower and Arc de Triomphe will thrill your kids. For shopping fun, head to Champs-Elysees or Le Marais. There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, admire the striking features of Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou, and don't miss a visit to Louvre Museum.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Paris online trip maker.

You can fly from Porto to Paris in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; 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. In August, daily temperatures in Paris can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can travel to Nice.

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Must see
Louvre Museum
4.6
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Eiffel Tower
4.5
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Musee d'Orsay
4.7

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Nice, France

Nice ©

Nissa la Bella (Nice the Beautiful)

Well-known for the beautiful views of its famous Promenade des Anglais waterfront, Nice is an ethnically-diverse coastal port city on the French Riviera and the fifth most populated city in France.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like La Croisette and Plage de Sylvabelle. Get some historical perspective at Rue d'Antibes and Chapelle des Pénitents Blancs. Change things up with these side-trips from Nice: La Ponche Beach (in Saint-Tropez), Plage de l'Escalet (in Ramatuelle) and Plage de Jean Blanc (in Le Lavandou). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Fondation Maeght and shop like a local with Galerie Gabel.

To find more things to do, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Nice day trip planning website.

Getting from Paris to Nice by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Paris in August since evenings lows in Nice dip to 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Nice

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites

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Neighborhood
La Croisette
3.9
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Neighborhood
Rue d'Antibes
4.0

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