15 days in Portugal, Spain & Rome Itinerary

15 days in Portugal, Spain & Rome Itinerary

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Porto, Portugal
— 2 nights
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Lisbon, Portugal
— 3 nights
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Madrid, Spain
— 3 nights
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Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
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Rome, Italy
— 3 nights

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Porto, Portugal

Unvanquished City

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 shopping, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Ponte de Dom Luis I, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, explore the galleries of Museu Serralves, and make a trip to Liberdade Square.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Porto trip maker website.

Brussels, Belgium to Porto is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Brussels to Porto due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Brussels in October; daily highs in Porto reach 26°C and lows reach 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Lisbon.

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Tours · Museums · Parks · Historic Sites
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Food Tour
Food Tours
4.8
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Civic Center
Palacio da Bolsa
4.3

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Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©

City of Seven Hills

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Change things up with a short trip to Quinta da Regaleira in Sintra (about 36 minutes away). There's still lots to do: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Lisbon Oceanarium, admire the masterpieces at Museu Calouste Gulbenkian, make a trip to Praca do Comercio (Terreiro do Paco), and examine the collection at Museu Nacional do Azulejo.

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Traveling by flight from Porto to Lisbon takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in October, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Lisbon

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Religious Site
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
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Aquarium
Lisbon Oceanarium
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World heritage site
Belém Tower
4.2

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Madrid, Spain

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: admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum, see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, steep yourself in history at Royal Palace of Madrid, and admire the landmark architecture of Estacion de Atocha.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Madrid travel route tool.

Traveling by flight from Lisbon to Madrid takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Western European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Lisbon in October, expect little chillier with lows of 13°C in Madrid. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) so you can catch the train to Barcelona.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours · Wineries
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Historic Site
Royal Palace of Madrid
4.5

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Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©

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.
Barcelona is known for parks, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, appreciate the extensive heritage of Las Ramblas, don't miss a visit to Casa Batllo, and see the interesting displays at Carrer del Mirador del Palau Nacional.

To find ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Barcelona itinerary planning website.

Getting from Madrid to Barcelona by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Madrid in October since evenings lows in Barcelona dip to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Rome.

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World heritage site
Casa Batllo
4.6
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World heritage site
Parc Guell
4.1

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Rome, Italy

Rome ©

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Colosseum, admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, make a trip to Spanish Steps, and contemplate the long history of Palatine Hill.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Rome trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Rome takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in November, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

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Must see
Colosseum
4.7
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Fountain
Trevi Fountain
4.4
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World heritage site
Pantheon
4.8

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