31 days in Spain, Porto & Lisbon Itinerary

31 days in Spain, Porto & Lisbon Itinerary

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31 days in Spain, Porto & Lisbon Itinerary

Start: Perth, Australia
Fly:  16​h 30​min
1
Madrid, Spain
— 3 nights
2
Bilbao, Spain
— 3 nights
3
Porto, Portugal
— 3 nights
4
Lisbon, Portugal
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
5
Seville, Spain
— 3 nights
6
Cordoba, Spain
— 1 night
+2
train + shuttle + Fly:  3​h 45​min
7
Almeria, Spain
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
8
Valencia, Spain
— 3 nights
9
Barcelona, Spain
— 6 nights
Fly:  23​h
End: Perth, Australia

3
nights
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Madrid is known for museums, parks, nightlife, fun & games, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Prado National Museum, browse the eclectic array of goods at Mercado San Miguel, admire the landmark architecture of Plaza Mayor, and admire the masterpieces at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia.

To find where to stay, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Madrid road trip planner .

Perth, Australia to Madrid is an approximately 24-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from Australian Western Standard Time (AWST) to Central European Time (CET), which is usually a -7 hour difference. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Perth in April: high temperatures in Madrid hover around 22°C and lows are around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel to Bilbao.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Tours
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Parque del Retiro ©
Parque del Retiro
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid

3
nights
Bilbao, Spain

A city of stunning architectural and artistic heritage, Bilbao is situated on the banks of the Nervión River.
Venture out of the city with trips to San Sebastian - Donostia (Food Tours, La Concha Beach, & more). And it doesn't end there: test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, admire the masterpieces at Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, wander the streets of Casco Viejo, and don't miss a visit to Taberna Plaza Nueva.

To find ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Bilbao itinerary site .

Getting from Madrid to Bilbao by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in April, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Bilbao

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

San Sebastian - Donostia
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Food Tours
Room Escape Games
Guggenheim Museum Bilbao ©
Guggenheim Museum Bilbao

3
nights
Porto, Portugal

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.
Porto is known for historic sites, nightlife, shopping, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Ponte de Dom Luis I, indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, get into the urban bustle at Palacio da Bolsa, and test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

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Traveling by flight from Bilbao to Porto takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Bilbao to Porto due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in April, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Porto

Tours Parks Historic Sites
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Ponte de Dom Luis I ©
Ponte de Dom Luis I
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral) ©
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral)

3
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lisbon: Sintra (Quinta da Regaleira & Park and National Palace of Pena). The adventure continues: take a stroll through Belém Tower, observe the fascinating underwater world at Lisbon Oceanarium, admire the masterpieces at Museu Nacional do Azulejo, and steep yourself in history at Castelo de S. Jorge.

For more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Lisbon road trip planning website .

Fly from Porto to Lisbon in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. April in Lisbon sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Seville.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Sintra
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Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium

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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 parks, nightlife, historic sites, museums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Plaza de España, make a trip to Torre del Oro, get great views at Catedral de Sevilla, and get engrossed in the history at Royal Alcázar of Seville.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Seville online driving holiday planner .

You can fly from Porto to Seville in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Porto to Seville. In April, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. On the 25th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Cordoba.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla

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.
On the 25th (Sat), don't miss a visit to Patios de Cordoba, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba, and then make a trip to Historic Centre of Cordoba. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Sun): take an in-depth tour of Palacio de Viana, take an in-depth tour of Medina Azahara - Conjunto Arqueológico Madinat al-Zahra, take an in-depth tour of Calahorra Tower, then snap pictures at Roman Bridge, and finally take a stroll through Jewish Quarter (Juderia).

To see photos, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Cordoba online tour itinerary planner .

You can take a train from Seville to Cordoba in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Seville in April, plan for somewhat warmer days in Cordoba, with highs around 28°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can travel to Almeria.

Things to do in Cordoba

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba ©
Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba
Jewish Quarter (Juderia) ©
Jewish Quarter (Juderia)
Historic Centre of Cordoba ©
Historic Centre of Cordoba

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nights
Almeria, Spain

Almeria ©
Almería is a city in Andalusia, Spain, situated in the southeast of Spain on the Mediterranean Sea. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Almeria, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia de San Nicolas de Bari, then admire the majestic nature at Cabo de Gata-Níjar Natural Park, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Cabo De Gata. Here are some ideas for day two: get in on the family fun at Oasys MiniHollywood, steep yourself in history at Conjunto Monumental de La Alcazaba, and then make a trip to Almeria.

For photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Almeria online trip itinerary builder .

You can do a combination of train and flight from Cordoba to Almeria in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Cordoba in April, you will find days in Almeria are little chillier (24°C), and nights are a bit warmer (15°C). On the 29th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Valencia.

Things to do in Almeria

Theme Parks Parks Nature

Side Trips

Castillo de Santa Ana, Iglesia de San Nicolas de Bari
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Oasys MiniHollywood ©
Oasys MiniHollywood
Cabo de Gata-Níjar Natural Park ©
Cabo de Gata-Níjar Natural Park
Conjunto Monumental de La Alcazaba ©

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nights
Valencia, Spain

Valencia ©
A charming old city originally founded as a Roman colony, Valencia is the country’s third-largest urban center.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Wed): browse the eclectic array of goods at Central Market of Valencia. Keep things going the next day: admire the landmark architecture of La Lonja de la Seda, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parroquia de San Nicolas de Bari y San Pedro Martir, then don't miss a visit to Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias, and finally test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Valencia visit planning tool .

Getting from Almeria to Valencia by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Almeria in April, plan for little chillier nights in Valencia, with lows around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Valencia

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums
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Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias ©
Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias
Central Market of Valencia ©
Central Market of Valencia
Bioparc Valencia ©
Bioparc Valencia

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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.
Barcelona is known for parks, nightlife, museums, shopping, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, make a trip to Las Ramblas, and explore the galleries of Casa Mila - La Pedrera.

For photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Barcelona visit planning tool .

Traveling by flight from Valencia to Barcelona takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Valencia in May, you will find days in Barcelona are little chillier (25°C), and nights are about the same (16°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Tours Museums Historic Sites
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell

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