11 days in Portugal Itinerary

11 days in Portugal Itinerary

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Lisbon
— 4 nights
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Portimao
— 3 nights
3
Nazare
— 1 night
4
Porto
— 2 nights

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Lisbon

Lisbon ©

City of Seven Hills

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Bring the kids along to Lisbon Oceanarium and Castelo de S. Jorge. Get out of town with these interesting Lisbon side-trips: Sintra (Park and National Palace of Pena & Quinta da Regaleira). There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, and get engrossed in the history at Carmo Archaeological Museum.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Lisbon trip planner.

New York City, USA to Lisbon is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You'll lose 5 hours traveling from New York City to Lisbon due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from New York City in September since evenings lows in Lisbon dip to 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Portimao.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Tours

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Must see
Lisbon Oceanarium
4.6
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Must see
Belém Tower
4.2
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Religious Site
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
4.5

3
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Portimao

Portimao ©
Originally a small fishing village, Portimão today serves as one of the most populated towns in the Algarve and also a favorite spot for sailing.
Bring the kids along to Zoomarine Algarve and Falesia Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Portimao: Pescadores Beach (in Armacao de Pera), Praia Dona Ana (in Lagos) and Praia dos Olhos de Água (in Olhos de Agua). There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Praia da Marinha, stroll through Praia Da Rocha, and paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

To see reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Portimao travel tool.

Traveling by car from Lisbon to Portimao takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 79°F in September, and nighttime lows around 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to drive to Nazare.

Things to do in Portimao

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Theme Parks

Side Trips

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Theme Park
Zoomarine Algarve
4.3

1
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Nazare

Nazare ©
Nazaré is a town and a municipality in subregion Oeste and Leiria District, in Portugal.It is one of the most popular seaside resorts in the Silver Coast/Costa de Prata, Portugal. On the 21st (Tue), kick back and relax at Praia da Nazare, take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Nossa Senhora da Nazaré, then take some stellar pictures from Miradouro do Suberco, and finally zoom along the surf with Atlantic Safaris.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Nazare trip planner.

Drive from Portimao to Nazare in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Portimao in September, Nazare is a bit cooler at night with lows of 57°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to go by car to Porto.

Things to do in Nazare

Outdoors · Adventure · Tours · Wildlife
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Waterskiing / Jetskiiing
Atlantic Safaris
4.5

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Porto

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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): get the lay of the land with Walking tours, look for gifts at Livraria Lello, then get into the urban bustle at Palacio da Bolsa, then take in the views from Ponte de Dom Luis I, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu): contemplate the waterfront views at Douro River and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Porto itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from Nazare to Porto takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Porto can reach 74°F, while at night they dip to 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Porto

Tours · Adventure · Outdoors · Nature
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Walking tour
Walking tours
4.9

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