8 days in Europe & Africa Itinerary

8 days in Europe & Africa Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Paris, France
— 1 night
2
Lisbon, Portugal
— 2 nights
3
Marrakech, Morocco
— 1 night
4
Seville, Spain
— 1 night
5
Madrid, Spain
— 1 night
6
Barcelona, Spain
— 1 night

1
night
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.
On the 20th (Mon), contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower and then explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum. On the next day, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, then admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, then admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Sainte-Chapelle.

To find traveler tips and other tourist information, read our Paris travel planner.

Ljubljana, Slovenia to Paris is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. September in Paris sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

2
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, don't miss a visit to Praca do Comercio (Terreiro do Paco), then appreciate the history behind Arco do Triunfo, and finally steep yourself in history at Castelo de S. Jorge. Keep things going the next day: appreciate the history behind Padrao dos Descobrimentos, then observe the fascinating underwater world at Lisbon Oceanarium, then admire the masterpieces at Museu Nacional do Azulejo, and finally don't miss a visit to Elevador de Santa Justa.

For ratings, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Lisbon sightseeing site.

Getting from Paris to Lisbon by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Traveling from Paris to Lisbon, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Paris in September, expect Lisbon to be a bit warmer, temps between 32°C and 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Marrakech.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks
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Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Castelo de S. Jorge ©
Castelo de S. Jorge

1
night
Marrakech, Morocco

Marrakech
You won't run out of things to do in Marrakech, a city where you can spend days exploring grandiose palaces and mosques, photogenic gardens, sacred tombs, and traditional mansions that evoke a bygone era.
On the 24th (Fri), steep yourself in history at Palacio da Bahia, then admire the natural beauty at Jardin Majorelle, and then browse the eclectic array of goods at Jemaa el-Fna.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Marrakech travel route builder tool.

You can fly from Lisbon to Marrakech in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Lisbon in September, you will find days in Marrakech are somewhat warmer (38°C), and nights are about the same (21°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to travel to Seville.

Things to do in Marrakech

Shopping · Parks · Historic Sites
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Jemaa el-Fna
Jemaa el-Fna
Jardin Majorelle ©
Jardin Majorelle
Palacio da Bahia ©
Palacio da Bahia

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night
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.
On the 25th (Sat), steep yourself in history at Royal Alcázar of Seville, contemplate the long history of Plaza de España, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla.

To find ratings, maps, photos, and tourist information, use the Seville itinerary maker site.

Traveling by flight from Marrakech to Seville takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Western European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Marrakech in September: highs in Seville hover around 33°C, while lows dip to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Seville

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

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night
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
On the 26th (Sun), admire the landmark architecture of Royal Palace of Madrid, make a trip to Puerta del Sol, and then explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum.

To see maps, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Madrid trip itinerary maker app.

Getting from Seville to Madrid by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In September in Madrid, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can catch the train to Barcelona.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums · Historic Sites
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Puerta del Sol ©
Puerta del Sol

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night
Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
On the 27th (Mon), stroll around Parc Guell, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and then admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo.

To find ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Barcelona trip itinerary app.

Getting from Madrid to Barcelona by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Traveling from Madrid in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Barcelona, with lows of 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

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

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