18 days in Portugal Itinerary

18 days in Portugal Itinerary

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Portimao
— 4 nights
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Evora
— 4 nights
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Lisbon
— 4 nights
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Nazare
— 2 nights
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Porto
— 3 nights

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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.
Step out of the city life by going to Falesia Beach and Wildwatch Algarve. Visit Praia da Marinha and Praia Da Rocha for some beach relaxation. Venture out of the city with trips to Praia dos Olhos de Água (in Olhos de Agua), Lagos (Meia Praia, Praia do Camilo, &more) and Sagres (Cape Saint Vincent & Praia do Tonel). The adventure continues: kick your exploration up a notch at Parque Aventura Lagos, indulge in some personalized pampering at Swan Day Spa, enjoy the sand and surf at Praia dos Tres Irmaos, and cross one thing off your bucket list with Skydive Seven.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Portimao day trip planner.

Brussels, Belgium to Portimao is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Brussels to Portimao is minus 1 hour. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Brussels in August: high temperatures in Portimao hover around 34°C and lows are around 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can go by car to Evora.

Things to do in Portimao

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

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Must see
Falesia Beach
4.7

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Evora

Evora ©
The city of Evora functions as a museum of Roman origins and medieval times.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Tapetes de Arraiolos - Centro Interpretativo and Casa Museu Quinta da Esperanca. Capela dos Ossos and Centro Historico de Evora will appeal to history buffs. Next up on the itinerary: indulge your taste buds at Monte da Ravasqueira, contemplate the long history of Aqueduto da Agua de Prata, see the interesting displays at Museu de Evora, and pause for some serene contemplation at Loios Convent.

For where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Evora road trip planner.

Getting from Portimao to Evora by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. When traveling from Portimao in September, plan for a bit warmer days and slightly colder nights in Evora: temperatures range from 35°C by day to 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Lisbon.

Things to do in Evora

Historic Sites · Museums · Wineries

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Religious Site
Capela dos Ossos
4.3
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Winery / Vineyard
Monte da Ravasqueira
4.8

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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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Belém Tower and Park and National Palace of Pena. Museum-lovers will appreciate Museu Calouste Gulbenkian and Carmo Archaeological Museum. Explore Lisbon's surroundings by going to Sintra (Quinta da Regaleira & Castelo dos Mouros). There's lots more to do: step into the grandiose world of Castelo de S. Jorge, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, meet the residents at Lisbon Oceanarium, and take a stroll through Alfama.

For where to stay, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Lisbon road trip planning tool.

Drive from Evora to Lisbon in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Evora in September, expect nights in Lisbon to be about the same, around 19°C, while days are slightly colder, around 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Nazare.

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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. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Fri): kick back and relax at Praia da Nazare, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ermida da Memoria, then examine the collection at Museu Dr. Joaquim Manso, and finally kick back and relax at Praia do Norte. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sao Tiago Church, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Batalha Monastery, then push the limits with an extreme tour, and finally zoom along the surf with Atlantic Safaris.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Nazare travel route builder.

Traveling by car from Lisbon to Nazare takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. While traveling from Lisbon, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Nazare, ranging from highs of 28°C to lows of 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Porto.

Things to do in Nazare

Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife · Parks

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Waterskiing / Jetskiiing
Atlantic Safaris
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World heritage site
Batalha Monastery
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Porto

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.
Let the collections at Museu Serralves and Museu Nacional de Soares dos Reis capture your imagination. Do some cultural sightseeing at Wine Tours & Tastings and Palacio da Bolsa. There's much more to do: see Oporto Buggy Adventure, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral), steep yourself in history at Igreja da Ordem Terceira de São Francisco, and take in the views from Ponte de Dom Luis I.

To see where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Porto travel planner.

Traveling by car from Nazare to Porto takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. September in Porto sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Porto

Tours · Wineries · Parks · Museums

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Pocas Vinhos
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Wine Tour / Tasting
Wine Tours & Tastings
4.6

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