21 days in Portugal Itinerary

21 days in Portugal Itinerary

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Lisbon
— 4 nights
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Portimao
— 2 nights
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Evora
— 4 nights
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Obidos
— 3 nights
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Coimbra
— 3 nights
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Porto
— 4 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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Lisbon: Sintra (Park and National Palace of Pena, Sintra National Palace, &more). There's much more to do: meet the residents at Lisbon Oceanarium, don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, explore the world behind art at Museu Calouste Gulbenkian, and explore the historical opulence of Castelo de S. Jorge.

To see traveler tips and tourist information, you can read our Lisbon road trip site.

Dublin, Ireland to Lisbon is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and car; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Dublin in October; daily highs in Lisbon reach 28°C and lows reach 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to drive to Portimao.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites · Tours · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

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Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos

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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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): stop by Bolodoce & Cafe, explore the striking landscape at Ponta da Piedade, then take in the waterfront at Alvor Boardwalk, and finally kick back and relax at Praia Da Rocha. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see Hugo's Quad Bike Adventure, then get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Lagoa dos Salgados.

For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Portimao online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Lisbon to Portimao takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October in Portimao, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to drive to Evora.

Things to do in Portimao

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

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Praia Da Rocha ©
Praia Da Rocha
Ponta da Piedade ©
Ponta da Piedade
Speed Boats Tours

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nights
Evora

Evora ©
The city of Evora functions as a museum of Roman origins and medieval times.
Evora is known for historic sites, museums, and wineries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take the plunge with Skydive Portugal, fly like a bird with Skydive Fly4Fun, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Evora (Se Catedral de Evora), and indulge your senses at Inalentejo Guided Tours.

For traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Evora online holiday maker.

Traveling by car from Portimao to Evora takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Portimao in October, plan for slightly colder nights in Evora, with lows around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Obidos.

Things to do in Evora

Historic Sites · Tours · Wineries · Adventure

Side Trip

Find places to stay Oct 18 — 22:
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Capela dos Ossos ©
Capela dos Ossos
Skydive Portugal ©
Skydive Portugal
Inalentejo Guided Tours ©
Inalentejo Guided Tours

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Obidos

Obidos ©

Wedding Present Town

Striking views of the Estremadura area and a famous medieval castle gave Obidos the name of Wedding Present Town.
Change things up with these side-trips from Obidos: Nazare (Miradouro do Suberco & O Sitio). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Obidos Village, test your problem-solving skills at Escape Tower, play a few rounds at Praia d'el Rey Golf Course, and take in the pleasant sights at Rua Direita.

For other places to visit, ratings, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Obidos trip tool.

You can drive from Evora to Obidos in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in October, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can drive to Coimbra.

Things to do in Obidos

Golf · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Fun & Games

Side Trip

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West Cliffs Golf Course ©
West Cliffs Golf Course
O Sitio
O Sitio
Obidos Village ©
Obidos Village

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Coimbra

Coimbra
The university town of Coimbra exudes modern flair while embracing its roots as the medieval capital of Portugal.
Go for a jaunt from Coimbra to Tomar to see Convento de Cristo about 56 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: take in nature's colorful creations at Jardim Botanico, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chapel of St Michael, savor the flavors at Food & Drink, and make a trip to Praca do Comercio.

For more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Coimbra trip planner.

Traveling by car from Obidos to Coimbra takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. October in Coimbra sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Porto.

Things to do in Coimbra

Historic Sites · Tours · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Oct 25 — 28:
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Chapel of St Michael
Chapel of St Michael
Convento de Cristo ©
Convento de Cristo
Jardim Botanico ©
Jardim Botanico

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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.
Dedicate the 30th (Fri) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's lots more to do: take in the views from Ponte de Dom Luis I, don't miss a visit to Liberdade Square, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, and do a tasting at Pocas Vinhos.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Porto trip builder tool.

Getting from Coimbra to Porto by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Porto

Tours · Wineries · Outdoors · Adventure

Side Trip

Find places to stay Oct 28 — Nov 1:
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River Rafting & Tubing
Ponte de Dom Luis I ©
Ponte de Dom Luis I
Walking tours

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