7 days in Spain & Lisbon Itinerary

7 days in Spain & Lisbon Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Madrid, Spain
— 1 night
2
Jaen, Spain
— 1 night
3
Granada, Spain
— 1 night
4
Seville, Spain
— 1 night
5
Lisbon, Portugal
— 2 nights

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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 4th (Sun): admire the masterpieces at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Royal Palace of Madrid, thensteep yourself in history at Plaza Mayor, and then explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Madrid trip itinerary planner.

Istanbul, Turkey to Madrid is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of taxi, train, and bus. Traveling from Istanbul to Madrid, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Istanbul in October, expect much colder with lows of °C in Madrid. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Jaen.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor

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Jaen, Spain

Jaen ©
Jaén is a city in south-central Spain. Start off your visit on the 6th (Tue): don't miss a visit to La cruz del castillo de Santa Catalina, make a trip to Real Monasterio de Santa Clara, thenpause for some photo ops at Arco de San Lorenzo, and finally walk around Parque del Seminario.

To see more things to do, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Jaen travel route planner.

You can drive from Madrid to Jaen in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Jaen can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Granada.

Things to do in Jaen

Parks
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Parque del Seminario ©
Parque del Seminario
Real Monasterio de Santa Clara ©
Real Monasterio de Santa Clara
La cruz del castillo de Santa Catalina ©
La cruz del castillo de Santa Catalina

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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.
On the 7th (Wed), admire the striking features of Alhambra and then take a stroll through Albayzin.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Granada route planner.

Traveling by car from Jaen to Granada takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Seville.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Albayzin ©
Albayzin

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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 8th (Thu): make a trip to Setas de Sevilla (Metropol Parasol), admire the landmark architecture of Iglesia de San Bernardo, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla, thendon't miss a visit to Torre del Oro, and finally steep yourself in history at Plaza de España.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Seville trip maker website.

Drive from Granada to Seville in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Granada in October, plan for a bit warmer nights in Seville, with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla
Setas de Sevilla (Metropol Parasol) ©
Setas de Sevilla (Metropol Parasol)

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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 9th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Castelo de S. Jorge, thenadmire nature's wide array of creatures at Lisbon Oceanarium, thendon't miss a visit to Belém Tower, and finally pause for some photo ops at Padrao dos Descobrimentos. Keep things going the next day: wander the streets of Alfama and then make a trip to Elevador de Santa Justa.

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Getting from Seville to Lisbon by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Seville to Lisbon is minus 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. On the 10th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lisbon

Neighborhoods Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Alfama ©
Alfama
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium

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