10 days in Fafe & Porto Itinerary

10 days in Fafe & Porto Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Northern Portugal visit planner
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Fly to Francisco de Sá Carneiro Airport, Drive to Fafe
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Fafe
— 4 nights
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Porto
— 5 nights
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Fafe — 4 nights

Fafe is a municipality in the northern Portuguese district of Braga.The population in 2011 was 50,633, in an area of approximately (219.08km2. Step off the beaten path and head to Santuario Nossa Senhora dos Remedios and Quinta do Bomfim. Get some cultural insight at Museu do Douro and Quinta da Pacheca. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Fafe: The Douro Valley (in Pinhao), Igreja de São Gonçalo (in Amarante) and Geres (Miradouro da Pedra Bela & Cascata da Portela do Homem). There's more to do: get great views at Miradouro de Sao Leonardo de Galafura.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read Fafe online day trip planner.

Baden-Baden, Germany to Fafe is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Baden-Baden to Fafe. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can drive to Porto.
Outdoors · Wineries · Scenic Drive · Historic Sites
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Porto — 5 nights

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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral) and Capela das Almas. Get some cultural insight at Graham's Port Lodge and Rua das Flores. Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Santa Clara, learn about winemaking at Taylor's Port, see the sights as you ascend with Porto Bridge Climb, and snap pictures at Ponte de Dom Luis I.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Porto day trip website.

You can drive from Fafe to Porto in an hour. In September in Porto, expect temperatures between 27°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to fly back home.
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