26 days in Spain, Central Portugal & Gibraltar Itinerary

26 days in Spain, Central Portugal & Gibraltar Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Lisbon, Portugal
— 3 nights
2
Seville, Spain
— 3 nights
3
Huelva, Spain
— 1 night
4
Cadiz, Spain
— 1 night
5
Gibraltar, Gibraltar
— 2 nights
6
Marbella, Spain
— 4 nights
7
Malaga, Spain
— 3 nights
8
Cordoba, Spain
— 1 night
9
Granada, Spain
— 3 nights
10
Almeria, Spain
— 1 night
11
Mojacar, Spain
— 1 night
12
Torrevieja, Spain
— 2 nights

3
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
When in Lisbon, make a side trip to see Quinta da Regaleira in Sintra, approximately Sintra away. There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, explore the world behind art at Museu Calouste Gulbenkian, step into the grandiose world of Castelo de S. Jorge, and appreciate the history behind Padrao dos Descobrimentos.

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Barcelona, Spain to Lisbon is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Barcelona to Lisbon, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In April, daily temperatures in Lisbon can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to travel to Seville.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Quinta da Regaleira
Highlights from your plan
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower

3
nights
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.
Seville is known for historic sites, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Plaza de España, gain insight at Royal Tobacco Factory, admire the masterpieces at Museo De Bellas Artes De Sevilla, and admire the landmark architecture of Plaza de Santa Marta.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Seville online trip builder.

Getting from Lisbon to Seville by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Lisbon to Seville, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In April in Seville, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Huelva.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Tours Wineries
Highlights from your plan
Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla

1
night
Huelva, Spain

Huelva ©
Huelva is a city in southwestern Spain, the capital of the province of Huelva in the autonomous region of Andalusia. Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): steep yourself in history at La Rabida Monastery, take a leisurely stroll along Paseo Maritimo de la Ria, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Las Marismas de Odiel, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Santuario de Nuestra Senora de La Cinta.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Huelva trip planner.

Traveling by car from Seville to Huelva takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in April, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to drive to Cadiz.

Things to do in Huelva

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
La Rabida Monastery ©
La Rabida Monastery
Paseo Maritimo de la Ria ©
Paseo Maritimo de la Ria
Santuario de Nuestra Senora de La Cinta ©
Santuario de Nuestra Senora de La Cinta

1
night
Cadiz, Spain

Cadiz ©
Cádiz is a city and port in southwestern Spain. Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Parque Natural Las Brenas, learn about winemaking at Bodegas Gutierrez Colosia, thenmake a trip to Plaza de la Mina, and finally don't miss a visit to Paseo Canalejas.

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You can drive from Huelva to Cadiz in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in Cadiz are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can drive to Gibraltar.

Things to do in Cadiz

Wineries Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Bodegas Gutierrez Colosia
Highlights from your plan
Bodegas Gutierrez Colosia ©
Bodegas Gutierrez Colosia

2
nights
Gibraltar, Gibraltar

Gibraltar ©
A vacation in Gibraltar reveals a strategically important area the ancient Greeks considered the edge of the known world.
On the 14th (Tue), stroll through Upper Rock Nature Reserve, Head underground at St. Michael's Cave, thentrek along Mediterranean Steps, thenenjoy breathtaking views from O'Hara's Battery, and finally admire the natural beauty at Gibraltar Botanic Gardens (The Alameda). Keep things going the next day: pause for some photo ops at Sikorski Memorial, visit a coastal fixture at Europa Point, contemplate the waterfront views at Catalan Bay, thenexplore the striking landscape at The Rock of Gibraltar, and finally make a trip to Grand Casemates Square.

To find photos, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Gibraltar trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Cadiz to Gibraltar takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Gibraltar can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Marbella.

Things to do in Gibraltar

Parks Historic Sites Nature
Highlights from your plan
The Rock of Gibraltar ©
The Rock of Gibraltar
Europa Point ©
Europa Point
Upper Rock Nature Reserve ©
Upper Rock Nature Reserve

4
nights
Marbella, Spain

Marbella ©
Once a village of humble fishermen, Marbella is now one of the most cosmopolitan beach resorts on Spain’s world-famous Costa del Sol, boasting swanky nightclubs, classy hotels, and expensive restaurants.
Change things up with these side-trips from Marbella: Mijas Pueblo (Ermita del Calvario, Adventure Rider Centre, &more) and Ronda (Joaquin Fernandez Bodega, Bodega Garcia Hidalgo, &more). The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Iglesia Mayor de la Encarnacion.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Marbella tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Gibraltar to Marbella in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Gibraltar in April, expect little chillier with lows of °C in Marbella. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Malaga.

Things to do in Marbella

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Ronda, Mijas
Highlights from your plan
Bodega Garcia Hidalgo ©
Bodega Garcia Hidalgo
Paddock Paradise Ronda ©
Paddock Paradise Ronda
El Tajo de Ronda ©
El Tajo de Ronda

3
nights
Malaga, Spain

Modern yet historic, Málaga is a lively city famous for being the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
Get out of town with these interesting Malaga side-trips: Nerja (La Dorada 1a - Barco de Chanquete, Detunda Botanical Garden, &more). Next up on the itinerary: indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, don't miss a visit to Puerto de Málaga, get your game on at Prison Island, and get engrossed in the history at Alcazaba.

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Drive from Marbella to Malaga in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in April, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to take a train to Cordoba.

Things to do in Malaga

Wineries Tours Parks

Side Trips

Nerja, Prison Island
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
La Casa de las Habitaciones Malaga ©
La Casa de las Habitaciones Malaga
Fundación Cueva de Nerja ©
Fundación Cueva de Nerja

1
night
Cordoba, Spain

Cordoba ©
Andalucía’s thousand-year-old city, Córdoba, was once the capital of both the Roman Empire and the Moorish Kingdom, representing an alluring mix of cultural and political history.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): make a trip to Historic Centre of Cordoba, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba, and finally make a trip to Roman Bridge.

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Traveling by train from Malaga to Cordoba takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April in Cordoba, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Granada.

Things to do in Cordoba

Historic Sites Tours
Highlights from your plan
Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba ©
Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba
Walking tours
Historic Centre of Cordoba ©
Historic Centre of Cordoba

3
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.
Granada is known for historic sites, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Alhambra, take in the architecture and design of Escuela Delengua, get your game on at El Reino Escape Room, and pause for some serene contemplation at Camarin de la Virgen del Rosario.

To find where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Granada road trip app.

Drive from Cordoba to Granada in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. When traveling from Cordoba in April, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Granada: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can go by car to Almeria.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Wineries Tours
Highlights from your plan
Alhambra ©
Alhambra
El Reino Escape Room ©
El Reino Escape Room
Albayzin ©
Albayzin

1
night
Almeria, Spain

Almeria ©
Almería is a city in Andalusia, Spain, situated in the southeast of Spain on the Mediterranean Sea. Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): get lost in a book at Biblioteca Publica Provincial Francisco Villaespesa, have some family-friendly fun at Virtual Xperience, thenget outside with Arrecife de Las Sirenas, and finally head outdoors with AWA Watersports.

To see maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Almeria day trip tool.

Getting from Granada to Almeria by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Granada in April since evenings lows in Almeria dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can go by car to Mojacar.

Things to do in Almeria

Outdoors Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Virtual Xperience ©
Virtual Xperience

1
night
Mojacar, Spain

Mojacar ©
Mojácar is a municipality situated in the south east of the Province of Almería (Andalucia) in southern Spain, bordering the Mediterranean Sea. Start off your visit on the 28th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Torre del Pirulico, hunt for treasures at Mojacar Street Market, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia De Santa Maria, have fun and explore at Museo "Casa de la Canana", thenhead outdoors with Centro Escuela de Buceo Mojacar, and finally get outside with Aeronomadas Vuelos Tandem.

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Drive from Almeria to Mojacar in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. April in Mojacar sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Torrevieja.

Things to do in Mojacar

Outdoors Historic Sites Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Aeronomadas Vuelos Tandem
Highlights from your plan
Centro Escuela de Buceo Mojacar ©
Centro Escuela de Buceo Mojacar
Iglesia De Santa Maria ©
Iglesia De Santa Maria
Torre del Pirulico ©
Torre del Pirulico

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nights
Torrevieja, Spain

Torrevieja ©
Torrevieja is a seaside city and municipality located on the Costa Blanca in the province of Alacant, in south Valencian Country. On the 29th (Wed), make a trip to Misteri D'Elx, stroll around Palmeral of Elche, thenget outside with Parque Municipal, and finally get outside with Estadio Manuel Martinez Valero. On the 30th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, thenexperience rural life at Easy Horse Care Rescue Centre, thengo for a walk through Plaza Waldo Calero, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Church of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin.

To see more things to do, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Torrevieja trip itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Mojacar to Torrevieja in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi, train, and bus; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Torrevieja are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Torrevieja

Outdoors Tours Historic Sites

Side Trips

Elche, Easy Horse Care Rescue Centre
Highlights from your plan
Misteri D'Elx ©
Misteri D'Elx
Easy Horse Care Rescue Centre ©
Easy Horse Care Rescue Centre
Horseback Riding Tours

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