15 days in Spain, Lisbon & Paris Itinerary

15 days in Spain, Lisbon & Paris Itinerary

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Lisbon, Portugal
— 2 nights
2
Paris, France
— 3 nights
3
Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
4
Toledo, Spain
— 2 nights
5
Madrid, Spain
— 3 nights

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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.
Step out of Lisbon to go to Sintra and see Quinta da Regaleira, which is approximately 36 minutes away. There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, step into the grandiose world of Castelo de S. Jorge, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, and observe the fascinating underwater world at Lisbon Oceanarium.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Lisbon road trip planning website.

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Lisbon is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. Traveling from Sao Paulo to Lisbon, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Sao Paulo in January, expect Lisbon to be colder, temps between 17°C and 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Quinta da Regaleira
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Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium

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Paris, France

Paris ©
A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Step out of Paris to go to Versailles and see Palace of Versailles, which is approximately 48 minutes away. There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, don't miss a visit to Place de la Concorde, admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, and pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Paris tour planner.

Getting from Lisbon to Paris by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. The time zone changes from Western European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Lisbon in January, with highs in Paris at 8°C and lows at 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

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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, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, make a trip to Casa Mila - La Pedrera, and browse the fresh offerings at La Boqueria.

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Traveling by flight from Paris to Barcelona takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Paris in January; daily highs in Barcelona reach 17°C and lows reach 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Toledo.

Things to do in Barcelona

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

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Toledo, Spain

Toledo ©
Toledo is a World Heritage Site that embodies the complex cultural history of Spain while remaining a forward-moving, modern city.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes, explore the world behind art at Church of Santo Tomé, then see the interesting displays at Museo del Greco, then pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral Primada, and finally make a trip to Mirador del Valle. On your second day here, stroll through Royal Palace of Aranjuez, get engrossed in the history at Alcazar - Museo del Ejercito, then visit Casco Historico de Toledo, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of El Transito Synagogue and Sephardic Museum.

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Getting from Barcelona to Toledo by train takes about 4 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Barcelona in January, with highs in Toledo at 13°C and lows at 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can drive to Madrid.

Things to do in Toledo

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Royal Palace of Aranjuez
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Catedral Primada ©
Catedral Primada
Royal Palace of Aranjuez ©
Royal Palace of Aranjuez
Casco Historico de Toledo ©
Casco Historico de Toledo

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Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): stroll around Parque del Retiro, then steep yourself in history at Plaza Mayor, and then admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum. On the 19th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, then don't miss a visit to Puerta del Sol, and then steep yourself in history at Royal Palace of Madrid.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Madrid day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Toledo to Madrid takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In January, daytime highs in Madrid are 12°C, while nighttime lows are 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

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

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