14 days in Spain & Lisbon Itinerary

14 days in Spain & Lisbon Itinerary

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Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
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Madrid, Spain
— 3 nights
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Cordoba, Spain
— 2 nights
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Granada, Spain
— 1 night
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Seville, Spain
— 1 night
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Lisbon, Portugal
— 3 nights
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Barcelona, Spain

— 2 nights

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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): browse the fresh offerings at La Boqueria, admire the landmark architecture of Casa Amatller, then admire the striking features of Casa Batllo, then admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally admire the striking features of Casa Mila - La Pedrera. On the next day, visit Las Ramblas, stroll around Parc Guell, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of El Barri Gòtic.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Barcelona online trip maker.

Jakarta, Indonesia to Barcelona is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. You'll gain 6 hours traveling from Jakarta to Barcelona due to the time zone difference. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Jakarta in April, with highs in Barcelona at 22°C and lows at 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks · Shopping
Find places to stay Apr 1 — 3:

Madrid, Spain

— 3 nights

Cultural Capital of Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Madrid is known for museums, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: walk around Parque del Retiro, contemplate the long history of Royal Palace of Madrid, tour the pleasant surroundings at Casa de Campo, and make a trip to Puerta del Sol.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Madrid trip planning site.

You can fly from Barcelona to Madrid in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Madrid when traveling from Barcelona in April, with lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Cordoba.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping
Find places to stay Apr 3 — 6:

Cordoba, Spain

— 2 nights

Pearl of Muslim Spain

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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, then admire the masterpieces at Centro de Arte Rafael Boti, then get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and finally don't miss a visit to Historic Centre of Cordoba. On the 8th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: wander the streets of Jewish Quarter (Juderia), steep yourself in history at Alcazar de los Reyes Cristianos, then see the interesting displays at Museo del Guadameci Omeya. Exposicion de Ramon Garcia Romero y Jose Carlos V. Garcia, then admire the striking features of Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba, and finally admire the masterpieces at Centro de Arte Pepe Espaliu.

To see reviews, photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Cordoba journey maker website.

Take a train from Madrid to Cordoba in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Madrid in April, expect nights in Cordoba to be about the same, around 11°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Granada.

Things to do in Cordoba

Historic Sites · Tours · Museums · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Apr 6 — 8:

Granada, Spain

— 1 night

Pearl of Spain

Granada boasts numerous well-preserved examples of exquisite Moorish architecture, not the least of which is the Alhambra, an ancient citadel and royal palace.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): wander the streets of Albayzin, look for gifts at Munira Leather, and then contemplate the long history of Alhambra.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Granada tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Cordoba to Granada by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Cordoba in April: highs in Granada hover around 23°C, while lows dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can drive to Seville.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping
Find places to stay Apr 8 — 9:

Seville, Spain

— 1 night

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.
On the 10th (Sat), contemplate the long history of Royal Alcázar of Seville, then steep yourself in history at Royal Tobacco Factory, then steep yourself in history at Plaza de España, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla.

To see other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Seville trip planner.

Getting from Granada to Seville by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Granada in April since evenings lows in Seville dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Apr 9 — 10:

Lisbon, Portugal

— 3 nights

City of Seven Hills

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Explore Lisbon's surroundings by going to Sintra (Sintra Railway Station, Sintra National Palace, &more). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, take a stroll through Alfama, explore the world behind art at Museu Nacional do Azulejo, and explore the historical opulence of Castelo de S. Jorge.

To find reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Lisbon online travel route planner.

Getting from Seville to Lisbon by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Western European Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. In April, daytime highs in Lisbon are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods · Zoos & Aquariums

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Spain travel guide

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Beaches · Architectural Buildings · Landmarks
A colorful country known for its relaxed lifestyle, vibrant nightlife, excellent food, and world-famous folklore and festivals, Spain boasts a huge number of World Heritage Sites and other spectacular places to visit. It also deserves its reputation as a beach vacation destination; the Western edge of the Mediterranean Sea is home to some of the world’s top beaches. But Spain’s geography is so much more than just soft, sandy shores. Its landscapes are as diverse as its people, ranging from lush meadows and snowy mountains to huge marshes and sprawling deserts. The countryside bursts with unspoiled villages of timeless beauty and old-world charm, as well as vast and varied nature preserves.