12 days in Spain & Portugal Itinerary

12 days in Spain & Portugal Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: New Delhi, India
Fly:  9 h 30 min
1
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 45 min
2
Madrid, Spain
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h 45 min
3
Seville, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h
4
Lisbon, Portugal
— 3 nights
Fly:  13 h 45 min
End: New Delhi, India


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2
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, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: walk around Parc Guell, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, and put a fun spin on your tour with The House of Whispers.

To see reviews, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, use the Barcelona day trip website.

New Delhi, India to Barcelona is an approximately 13- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from New Delhi to Barcelona is minus 4.5 hours. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from New Delhi in December; daily highs in Barcelona reach 17°C and lows reach 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to take a train to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

Fun & Games Parks Historic Sites
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Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Casa Mila - La Pedrera ©
Casa Mila - La Pedrera

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, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Royal Palace of Madrid, don't miss a visit to Plaza de Oriente, walk around Casa de Campo, and admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum.

For traveler tips, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Madrid online road trip planner.

Traveling by train from Barcelona to Madrid takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in December, expect Madrid to be a bit cooler, temps between 14°C and 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to take a train to Seville.

Things to do in Madrid

Fun & Games Historic Sites Parks
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EXIT Madrid ©
EXIT Madrid
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
BrainBreak Escaparoom ©
BrainBreak Escaparoom

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): let the kids burn off some steam at Parque del Alamillo, take in nature's colorful creations at Casa de Pilatos, then catch a live event at Estadio Ramon Sanchez-Pizjuan, then ponder the design of Jardines de la Buhaira, and finally make a trip to Plaza de España. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla and then admire the natural beauty at Parque de Maria Luisa.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Seville route planning app.

Take a train from Madrid to Seville in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Madrid in December, with highs in Seville at 19°C and lows at 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Seville

Parks Historic Sites Fun & Games
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Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Parque del Alamillo ©
Parque del Alamillo
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla

3
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Take a break from Lisbon with a short trip to Quinta da Regaleira in Sintra, about 36 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Lisbon Oceanarium, admire the landmark architecture of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, get to know the resident critters at Jardim Zoologico, and test your team's savvy at Unlock Escape Games - Lisboa.

For where to stay, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Lisbon attractions planner.

Traveling by flight from Seville to Lisbon takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Seville to Lisbon. In December, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lisbon

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Quinta da Regaleira, Santuario Nacional de Cristo Rei
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Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium
Escape Hunt Lisbon ©
Escape Hunt Lisbon
Jardim Zoologico ©
Jardim Zoologico

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