32 days in Portugal & Spain Itinerary

32 days in Portugal & Spain Itinerary

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32 days in Portugal & Spain Itinerary

Start: Tampa, United States
Fly:  18​h 15​min
1
Funchal, Portugal
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h
2
Maspalomas, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
3
Costa Adeje, Spain
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
4
Corralejo, Spain
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Puerto Del Carmen, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
6
Madrid, Spain
— 3 nights
Train:  2​h 45​min
7
Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
8
Palma de Mallorca, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
9
Ibiza Town, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h
10
Seville, Spain
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
11
Lagos, Portugal
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
12
Evora, Portugal
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
13
Lisbon, Portugal
— 3 nights
Fly:  14​h 15​min
End: Tampa, United States


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1
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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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, then get great views at Cabo Girao, and then do a tasting at Blandy's Wine Lodge. On the 17th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the activities along Porto Moniz Natural Swimming Pools, take in the awesome beauty at Pico do Arieiro, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Ponta de Sao Lourenco.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Funchal tour itinerary builder website .

Tampa, USA to Funchal is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Western European Time, which is usually a 5 hour difference. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Tampa in May, with highs in Funchal at 71°F and lows at 61°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to travel to Maspalomas.

Things to do in Funchal

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

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

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Maspalomas, Spain

Fondly referred to as “El Sur” by the locals, Maspalomas serves as a hub of entertainment and beach activity on Gran Canary Island.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Mon): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Amadores, tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa de Mogan, enjoy the sea views from El Faro de Maspalomas, then explore the striking landscape at Reserva Natural Especial de Las Dunas de Maspalomas, and finally get all the equipment you need at Motos Tivoli Gran Canaria. On the next day, take an in-depth tour of Casa de Colon, take a stroll through Vegueta, then kick back and relax at Las Canteras Beach, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Palmitos Park.

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Maspalomas travel route planner .

Traveling by flight from Funchal to Maspalomas takes 5 hours. In May in Maspalomas, expect temperatures between 75°F during the day and 64°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can travel to Costa Adeje.

Things to do in Maspalomas

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Playa de Mogan, Scuba & Snorkeling, Playa de Amadores
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Playa de Amadores ©
Playa de Amadores
Playa de Mogan ©
Playa de Mogan

3
nights
Costa Adeje, Spain

Costa Adeje ©
You'll get in some beach time at Playa del Duque and El Medano. Visiting Teide National Park and Playa de las Vistas will get you outdoors. Explore Costa Adeje's surroundings by going to Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Los Gigantes), Playa de las Teresitas (in Santa Cruz de Tenerife) and Basilica de Nuestra Senora de Candelaria (in Candelaria).

To find more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Costa Adeje online trip builder .

You can fly from Maspalomas to Costa Adeje in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of flight and bus. Expect a daytime high around 75°F in May, and nighttime lows around 63°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Corralejo.

Things to do in Costa Adeje

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Tenerife, El Medano, Scuba & Snorkeling, Masca Walk, Playa de las Vistas
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Playa de las Vistas ©
Playa de las Vistas
Teide National Park ©
Teide National Park
Playa del Duque ©
Playa del Duque

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Corralejo, Spain

Corralejo ©
Surrounded by a series of white sand dunes, Corralejo is tiny enough to explore on foot or bicycle.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): contemplate the geological forces at Humankind Healing Massage, enjoy the sand and surf at El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons, then look for all kinds of wild species at Cross Island, then explore the striking landscape at Parque Natural de Corralejo, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Parque Natural de Corralejo.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Corralejo trip maker app .

Traveling by flight from Costa Adeje to Corralejo takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus, flight, and ferry. In May, daily temperatures in Corralejo can reach 76°F, while at night they dip to 65°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to go by car to Puerto Del Carmen.

Things to do in Corralejo

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons, Cross Island
Highlights from your plan
El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons ©
El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons
Parque Natural de Corralejo ©
Parque Natural de Corralejo
Parque Natural de Corralejo ©
Parque Natural de Corralejo

2
nights
Puerto Del Carmen, Spain

One of the most lively and visited areas in the Canary Islands, Lanzarote’s largest city, Puerto del Carmen, is well-known for its vibrant nightlife and high concentration of bars and pubs.
On the 24th (Sun), take a memorable tour with Tours, see the interesting displays at Fundacion Cesar Manrique, take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin de Cactus, then explore the fascinating underground world of Cueva de los Verdes, then take some stellar pictures from Mirador Del Rio, and finally examine the collection at Casa / Museo Cesar Manrique. On your second day here, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Flamingo, take in the awesome beauty at Montana Roja, then kick back and relax at Papagayo Beach, then kick back and relax at Playa Dorada Beach, and finally explore the fascinating underground world of Los Hervideros.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Puerto Del Carmen tour itinerary maker site .

Traveling by car from Corralejo to Puerto Del Carmen takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 77°F in May, and nighttime lows around 64°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Puerto Del Carmen

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Lanzarote, Playa Blanca, Jardin de Cactus, Casa / Museo Cesar Manrique
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Papagayo Beach ©
Papagayo Beach
Fundacion Cesar Manrique ©
Fundacion Cesar Manrique

3
nights
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Get a sense of the local culture at Prado National Museum and Royal Palace of Madrid. Museum-lovers will appreciate Alcazar de Segovia and Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza. Venture out of the city with trips to Toledo (El Transito Synagogue and Sephardic Museum, Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes, & more), Segovia (Acueduct of Segovia & Catedral de Segovia) and The Walls of Avila (in Avila). There's more to do: contemplate the long history of Plaza Mayor and explore the world behind art at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Madrid trip itinerary maker website .

Fly from Puerto Del Carmen to Madrid in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, ferry, and flight; or do a combination of ferry and train. The time zone changes from Western European Time to Central European Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Puerto Del Carmen in May, Madrid is slightly colder at night with lows of 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) to allow time to take a train to Barcelona.

Things to do in Madrid

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Toledo, Segovia, The Walls of Avila
Highlights from your plan
Alcazar of Segovia ©
Alcazar of Segovia
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
The Walls of Avila ©
The Walls of Avila

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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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and El Barri Gòtic. Appreciate the collections at Dali Theatre-Museum and Carrer del Mirador del Palau Nacional. Get out of town with these interesting Barcelona side-trips: Girona Cathedral (Catedral) (in Girona), Vila Vella (Old Town) (in Tossa de Mar) and Santa Maria de Montserrat Abbey (in Montserrat). Next up on the itinerary: stroll around Parc Guell, admire the masterpieces at Museu Picasso, make a trip to Casa Mila - La Pedrera, and pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral.

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Barcelona trip maker tool .

Traveling by train from Madrid to Barcelona takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. May in Barcelona sees daily highs of 71°F and lows of 57°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) so you can travel to Palma de Mallorca.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Santa Maria de Montserrat Abbey, Girona Cathedral (Catedral), Vila Vella (Old Town), Dali Theatre-Museum
Highlights from your plan
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Dali Theatre-Museum ©
Dali Theatre-Museum
Vila Vella (Old Town) ©
Vila Vella (Old Town)

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nights
Palma de Mallorca, Spain

Palma de Mallorca ©
Majorca, or Mallorca, is largest island in the Balearic Islands archipelago.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Mon): make a trip to Passeig des Born, tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa de Alcudia, then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Muro, then stroll through Playa del Puerto de Pollensa, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Serra de Tramuntana. On the 2nd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: Head underground at Cuevas del Drach, enjoy the sand and surf at Cala Gran, identify plant and animal life at Parc Natural de Mondrago, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Mallorca, and finally step into the grandiose world of Castell de Bellver.

To find traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Palma de Mallorca trip builder app .

You can fly from Barcelona to Palma de Mallorca in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In May, daily temperatures in Palma de Mallorca can reach 74°F, while at night they dip to 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Ibiza Town.

Things to do in Palma de Mallorca

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Playa de Muro, Parc Natural de Mondrago, Cuevas del Drach, Serra de Tramuntana, Cala Gran
Highlights from your plan
Playa de Alcudia ©
Playa de Alcudia
Playa de Muro ©
Playa de Muro
Parc Natural de Mondrago ©
Parc Natural de Mondrago

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nights
Ibiza Town, Spain

Ibiza Town ©
As the island’s largest city and most-visited site, Ibiza is famous for its electric nightlife and lively Mediterranean culture.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): see the interesting displays at Necropolis del Puig des Molins, tour the pleasant surroundings at Platja de ses Salines, kick back and relax at Cala Gracio, stroll through Cala Comte, then kick back and relax at Cala Vadella, and finally head off the coast to Es Vedra. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a stroll through Dalt Vila, step into the grandiose world of Castell de Eivissa, then pause for some serene contemplation at Ibiza Cathedral, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa Cala Salada, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Cala Saladeta.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Ibiza Town day trip planning app .

Fly from Palma de Mallorca to Ibiza Town in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In June in Ibiza Town, expect temperatures between 81°F during the day and 65°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can travel to Seville.

Things to do in Ibiza Town

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Sant Antoni de Portmany, Cala Vadella, Cala Comte
Highlights from your plan
Cala Comte ©
Cala Comte
Castell de Eivissa ©
Castell de Eivissa
Cala Saladeta ©
Cala Saladeta

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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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Plaza de España and Iglesia Colegial del Salvador. Get some historical perspective at Royal Alcázar of Seville and Catedral de Cadiz. Take a break from Seville with a short trip to La Caleta Beach in Cadiz, about 1h 20 min away. There's much more to do: wander the streets of Centro Historico de Sevilla, take in panoramic vistas at Torre Giralda, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla, and savor the flavors at Food & Drink.

To see where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Seville online trip planner .

You can fly from Ibiza Town to Seville in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 86°F, and evening lows to 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can drive to Lagos.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Tours

Side Trip

Cadiz
Highlights from your plan
Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla

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nights
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Cape Saint Vincent and Church of Misericordia of Alvor. We've included these beaches for you: Praia Da Rocha and Praia do Camilo. Get out of town with these interesting Lagos side-trips: Praia Gale (in Gale), Praia da Marinha (in Caramujeira) and Vale de Covo Beach (in Carvoeiro). There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Praia da Luz, explore the striking landscape at Ponta Da Piedale, stroll through Falesia Beach, and race across the water with a speed boat tour.

For traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Lagos trip planner .

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 difference moving from Central European Time to Western European Time is minus 1 hour. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Seville in June: highs in Lagos hover around 81°F, while lows dip to 65°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can go by car to Evora.

Things to do in Lagos

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Albufeira, Portimao, Vale de Covo Beach, Praia da Marinha, Praia da Luz
Highlights from your plan
Praia da Marinha ©
Praia da Marinha
Falesia  Beach ©
Falesia Beach
Praia Da Rocha ©
Praia Da Rocha

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Evora, Portugal

Evora ©
The city of Evora functions as a museum of Roman origins and medieval times.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Templo Romano de Evora (Templo de Diana), contemplate the long history of Cathedral of Evora (Se Catedral de Evora), then delve into the distant past at Centro Historico de Evora, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Capela dos Ossos, and finally contemplate the long history of Walls of Evora. Keep things going the next day: get outside with Outdoor Activities, explore the historical opulence of Monsaraz Castle and Walls, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Nossa Senhora do Espinheiro, and finally delve into the distant past at Centro Interpretativo dos Almendres.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Evora trip itinerary builder .

Traveling by car from Lagos to Evora takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus, flight, and train. When traveling from Lagos in June, plan for somewhat warmer days and little chillier nights in Evora: temperatures range from 87°F by day to 58°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can go by car to Lisbon.

Things to do in Evora

Historic Sites Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trip

Monsaraz Castle and Walls
Highlights from your plan
Monsaraz Castle and Walls ©
Monsaraz Castle and Walls
Centro Historico de Evora ©
Centro Historico de Evora

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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.
Visit Mosteiro dos Jeronimos and Castelo de S. Jorge for their historical value. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Quinta da Regaleira and Belém Tower. Explore Lisbon's surroundings by going to Sintra (Park and National Palace of Pena, Palacio Nacional de Sintra, & more), Basilica de Nossa Senhora do Rosario de Fatima (in Fatima) and Convent of Christ (in Tomar). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Museu de Lisboa - Teatro Romano.

To find maps, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Lisbon tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Evora to Lisbon in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. When traveling from Evora in June, plan for slightly colder days in Lisbon, with highs around 81°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 60°F. On the 15th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Sintra, Basilica de Nossa Senhora do Rosario de Fatima, Convent of Christ
Highlights from your plan
Quinta da Regaleira ©
Quinta da Regaleira
Convent of Christ ©
Convent of Christ

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