33 days in Portugal Itinerary

33 days in Portugal Itinerary

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Chaves
— 1 day
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Vila Pouca de Aguiar
— 1 night
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Vila Real
— 2 nights
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Santa Marta de Penaguiao
— 1 night
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Peso Da Regua
— 2 nights
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Lamego
— 2 nights
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Castro Daire
— 2 nights
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Sao Pedro do Sul
— 1 night
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Viseu
— 2 nights
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Tondela
— 1 night
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Santa Comba Dao
— 1 night
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Mortagua
— 2 nights
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Penacova
— Few hours
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Vila Nova de Poiares
— 2 nights
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Lousa
— Few hours
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Gois
— 1 night
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Pedrogao Grande
— 2 nights
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Serta
— 1 day
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Vila de Rei
— 2 nights
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Sardoal
— 1 night
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Abrantes
— 2 nights
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Ponte de Sor
— 2 nights
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Avis
— 1 night
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Moura
— 2 nights
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Coruche
— Few hours

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Chaves

Chaves ©
Your day by day itinerary now includes Pedra Bolideira, Jardim Publico de Chaves and Fort of Sao Neutel. On the 19th (Wed), steep yourself in history at Fort of Sao Neutel, contemplate the long history of Ponte Romana de Trajano, get outside with Jardim Publico de Chaves, explore the striking landscape at Pedra Bolideira, then admire the masterpieces at Museum Nadir Afonso, and finally explore the historical opulence of Castelo de Chaves.

For ratings, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Chaves sightseeing planner.

Mafra to Chaves is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and flight. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Vila Pouca de Aguiar.

Things to do in Chaves

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Nature
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Battlefield
Fort of Sao Neutel
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Art Museum
Museum Nadir Afonso
4.1

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Vila Pouca de Aguiar

Vila Pouca de Aguiar ©
Vila Pouca de Aguiar is a municipality in the district of Vila Real in northern Portugal. Your day by day itinerary now includes Castelo de Pena de Aguiar as well as Complexo Mineiro Romano.

To find ratings, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Vila Pouca de Aguiar trip planner.

Getting from Chaves to Vila Pouca de Aguiar by car takes about an hour. Other options: drive. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Vila Real.

Things to do in Vila Pouca de Aguiar

Historic Sites · Museums
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History Museum
Complexo Mineiro Romano
4.5

2
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Vila Real

Vila Real ©
On the 20th (Thu), steep yourself in history at Casa de Mateus.

To find out how to plan a trip to Vila Real, use our trip itinerary maker.

Vila Real is very close to Vila Pouca de Aguiar. You will leave for Santa Marta de Penaguiao on the 22nd (Sat).

Things to do in Vila Real

Historic Sites
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Historic Site
Casa de Mateus
3.7

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Santa Marta de Penaguiao

Santa Marta de Penaguiao ©
Santa Marta de Penaguião is a Portuguese municipality in the district of Vila Real, in the northern region of Douro. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): do a tasting at Quinta do Vale Dona Maria and then look for gifts at Quinta Da Gaivosa.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Santa Marta de Penaguiao trip itinerary planner.

Santa Marta de Penaguiao is just a stone's throw from Vila Real. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to travel to Peso Da Regua.

Things to do in Santa Marta de Penaguiao

Wineries · Shopping

Side Trip

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Gift & Specialty Shop
Quinta Da Gaivosa
4.9

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Peso Da Regua

Peso da Régua, commonly known as Régua, is a municipality in northern Portugal, in the district of Vila Real. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): take in the views from Ponte Pedonal Metalica de Peso da Regua, then cruise along Miradouro de Sao Leonardo de Galafura, then don't miss a visit to Miradouro Sao Domingos, and finally examine the collection at Museu do Douro. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Pinhao Railway Station, admire the verdant scenery at The Douro Valley, then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then see human ingenuity at work at Barragem da Regua, and finally snap pictures at Ponte Miguel Torga.

To plan Peso Da Regua vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Peso Da Regua is just a short distance from Santa Marta de Penaguiao. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can drive to Lamego.

Things to do in Peso Da Regua

Outdoors · Parks · Scenic Drive · Museums

Side Trip

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Valley
The Douro Valley
4.9
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Specialty Museum
Museu do Douro
4.2

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Lamego

Lamego ©
Lamego is a city and municipality in the Viseu District, in the Norte Region of the Douro in northern Portugal. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Tue): pause for some photo ops at Memorial of Ermida, get all the equipment you need at Campo de Golfe do Aqueduto, then see the interesting displays at O Arquivo - Museu Diocesano de Lamego, and finally explore the historical opulence of Castelo de Lamego. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at Capela de S.Pedro de Balsemão, take in the spiritual surroundings of Santuario Nossa Senhora dos Remedios, then admire the masterpieces at Museu de Lamego, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Lamego.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Lamego trip planner.

Lamego is just a short distance from Peso Da Regua. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Castro Daire.

Things to do in Lamego

Historic Sites · Museums · Golf · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Castro Daire

Castro Daire ©
Museum-lovers will appreciate Casa das Pedras Parideiras and CIGC- Centro de Interpretacao Geologica de Canelas-Arouca. Visiting Praia Fluvial de Folgosa and Passadico de Arouca will get you outdoors. Get out of town with these interesting Castro Daire side-trips: Arouca (Mosteiro de Santa Mafalda de Arouca, Arouca Geopark, &more).

For photos, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Castro Daire holiday builder.

Castro Daire is very close to Lamego. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel to Sao Pedro do Sul.

Things to do in Castro Daire

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Trails

Side Trip

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Sao Pedro do Sul

Sao Pedro do Sul ©
To see photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Sao Pedro do Sul trip itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Castro Daire to Sao Pedro do Sul in an hour. Another option is to drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to drive to Viseu.

Things to do in Sao Pedro do Sul

Nature · Museums · Spas · Parks

Side Trip

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Specialty Museum
Museu Municipal de Vouzela
4.0

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Viseu

Viseu ©
Viseu is a city and municipality in the Centro Region of Portugal and the capital of the district of the same name, with a population of 99,274 inhabitants, and center of the Viseu Dão Lafões intermunipical community, with 267,633 inhabitants.Settled during the period of the early Iberian castro culture, the territory of Viseu was populated by a series of cultures, that include the Romans, Suebs, Visigoths and Moors. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sun): explore the galleries of Palacio dos Condes de Anadia. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the landscape on two wheels at Ecopista do Dao, then walk around Parque do Fontelo, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja da Misericordia de Viseu.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Viseu trip itinerary planner.

Viseu is just a stone's throw from Sao Pedro do Sul. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can travel to Tondela.

Things to do in Viseu

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Trails

Side Trip

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Biking Trail
Ecopista do Dao
4.7
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Art Museum
Museu Grao Vasco
4.3

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Tondela

Tondela ©
Tondela is a municipality in the central Portuguese subregion of Dão-Lafões. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): see the interesting displays at Museu Terras de Besteiros, then get outside with Caramulinho, and then see the interesting displays at Museu do Caramulo.

To find other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Tondela travel app.

Tondela is very close to Viseu. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Santa Comba Dao.

Things to do in Tondela

Museums · Outdoors

Side Trip

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Specialty Museum
Museu do Caramulo
4.3
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Specialty Museum
Museu Terras de Besteiros
4.7
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Outdoor Activity
Caramulinho
4.8

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Santa Comba Dao

Santa Comba Dao
Santa Comba Dão is a city and a municipality in the Viseu District in Portugal. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Praia Fluvial Senhora da Ribeira.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Santa Comba Dao trip itinerary planning website.

Santa Comba Dao is just a short distance from Tondela. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Thu) to allow time for travel to Mortagua.

Things to do in Santa Comba Dao

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
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Mortagua

Mortagua ©
Mortágua is a municipality in the district of Viseu, Portugal. Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): learn about winemaking at Boas Quintas.

To see ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Mortagua travel itinerary planner.

Mortagua is just a stone's throw from Santa Comba Dao. You'll have a few hours on the 5th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Penacova.

Things to do in Mortagua

Wineries · Parks
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Winery / Vineyard
Boas Quintas
4.7

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Penacova

Penacova ©
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sat): kick back and relax at Praia Fluvial de Vimieiro and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Monastery of Lorvao.

For photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Penacova trip builder tool.

Penacova is just a short distance from Mortagua. In September, daytime highs in Penacova are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Vila Nova de Poiares.

Things to do in Penacova

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Religious Site
Monastery of Lorvao
4.3

2
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Vila Nova de Poiares

Vila Nova de Poiares
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sun): head outdoors with Complexo Balnear.

To find photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Vila Nova de Poiares online trip itinerary maker.

Vila Nova de Poiares is just a stone's throw from Penacova. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in September, and nighttime lows around 17°C. You will leave for Lousa on the 7th (Mon).

Things to do in Vila Nova de Poiares

Outdoors
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Lousa

Lousa ©
Lousã is a municipality in the district of Coimbra, in the central part of Portugal. Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): take in the dramatic scenery at Cascata da Fraga da Pena and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Aldeia de Gondramaz.

To see traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Lousa day trip planning tool.

Lousa is just a short distance from Vila Nova de Poiares. In September, daytime highs in Lousa are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to travel to Gois.

Things to do in Lousa

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

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Historic Walking Area
Aldeia de Gondramaz
4.5

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Gois

Gois
Góis is a municipality of the district of Coimbra, in the central part of continental Portugal. Start off your visit on the 8th (Tue): take a stroll through Aldeia do Xisto de Benfeita and then get outside with Trans Serrano.

To find other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Gois road trip planner.

Gois is just a short distance from Lousa. September in Gois sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel to Pedrogao Grande.

Things to do in Gois

Neighborhoods · Outdoors

Side Trip

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Pedrogao Grande

Pedrogao Grande ©
Pedrógão Grande is a municipality in the district of Leiria in Portugal. On the 9th (Wed), get outside with Praia Fluvial Mosteiro, head outdoors with Praia das Rocas, explore the world behind art at Museum and Arts Center of Figueiro dos Vinhos, then stop by Aldeia de Casal Sao Simao, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja de Sao Joao Baptista.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Pedrogao Grande sightseeing planning site.

Traveling by car from Gois to Pedrogao Grande takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in September, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel to Serta.

Things to do in Pedrogao Grande

Outdoors · Museums · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Outdoor Activity
Praia Fluvial Mosteiro
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Outdoor Activity
Praia das Rocas
3.0

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Serta

Serta
Sertã is a municipality in Castelo Branco District in Portugal. Start off your visit on the 10th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Seminario de Cernache do Bonjardim, then head outdoors with Vale do Rio Zezere, and then get outside with Vale da Ribeira da Serta.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Serta trip itinerary planning tool.

Serta is just a stone's throw from Pedrogao Grande. September in Serta sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 16°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to travel to Vila de Rei.

Things to do in Serta

Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Vila de Rei

Vila de Rei ©
Vila de Rei is a municipality in the district of Castelo Branco in Portugal with a total area of 191.3 km² and a total population of 3,354 inhabitants.A small municipality covered with pinewoods, located precisely at the centre of Portugal, as the Milriça Peak, one of its most interesting monuments, is the tower rising at an altitude of 600 metres (2,000 feet) and built to mark the Mainland Portugal's geodesic centre. Start off your visit on the 11th (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia Fluvial de Cardigos, then don't miss a visit to Centro Geodesico de Portugal, and then get outside with Penedo Furado.

To find reviews, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read Vila de Rei online day trip planner.

Vila de Rei is very close to Serta. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in September, and nighttime lows around 16°C. On the 12th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Sardoal.

Things to do in Vila de Rei

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Outdoor Activity
Penedo Furado
4.5

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Sardoal

Sardoal ©
Sardoal is a municipality in the district of Santarém in Portugal. Start off your visit on the 12th (Sat): get outside with Praia do Alamal. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Praia Fluvial de Ortiga, contemplate the waterfront views at Praia Fluvial do Carvoeiro, and then see the interesting displays at Museu do Sabao.

To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Sardoal online trip maker.

Sardoal is very close to Vila de Rei. September in Sardoal sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to travel to Abrantes.

Things to do in Sardoal

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Nature

Side Trips

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Outdoor Activity
Praia do Alamal
4.3
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Specialty Museum
Museu do Sabao
4.2

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Abrantes

Abrantes ©
Abrantes is a municipality in the central Médio Tejo subregion of Portugal. On the 14th (Mon), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja de Nossa Senhora dos Martires, take a pleasant ride with Ride and Escape, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Praia Fluvial Aldeia do Mato.

For maps, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Abrantes journey builder.

Abrantes is just a short distance from Sardoal. In September, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 16°C. On the 15th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Ponte de Sor.

Things to do in Abrantes

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Beaches

Side Trip

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Ponte de Sor

Ponte de Sor ©
Ponte de Sor is a municipality in Portalegre District in Portugal. Get a sense of the local culture at Castelo da Amieira and Casa Museu de Alpalhao. Get some historical perspective at Mosteiro da Flor da Rosa e Nucleo do Museu Nacional de Arte Antiga and Igreja Matriz de Belver. Change things up with these side-trips from Ponte de Sor: Anta da Aldeia da Mata (in Crato) and Belver (Barragem de Belver & Ponte sobre o Rio Tejo). The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Capela da Santa Casa da Misericordia de Galveias and head outdoors with Parque de Merendas da Ribeira da Venda.

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Ponte de Sor trip planner.

You can drive from Abrantes to Ponte de Sor in an hour. Another option is to drive. The time zone difference moving from Western European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 1 hour. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to travel to Avis.

Things to do in Ponte de Sor

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

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Avis

Avis ©
Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): cast your line with Alem Tejo Eco Boat Tours and then step into the grandiose world of Castelo de Avis.

For photos and other tourist information, read Avis sightseeing planner.

Avis is just a short distance from Ponte de Sor. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Moura.

Things to do in Avis

Adventure · Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
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Moura

Moura ©
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sat): stroll through Praia Fluvial de Mourao and then explore the galleries of Observatorio do Lago Alqueva. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the historical opulence of Castelo de Moura, then appreciate the history behind Igreja matriz de Sao Joao Baptista de Moura, then don't miss a visit to Fonte das Tres Bicas, and finally get engrossed in the history at Lagar de Varas do Fojo.

Before you visit Moura, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by car from Avis to Moura takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Avis to Moura, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In September in Moura, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can travel to Coruche.

Things to do in Moura

Museums · Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

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History Museum
Lagar de Varas do Fojo
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Coruche

Coruche
Coruche is a municipality in Santarém District in Portugal. To find where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Coruche day trip planner.

You can drive from Moura to Coruche in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. When traveling from Moura in September, plan for a bit cooler days in Coruche, with highs around 32°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 19°C. On the 20th (Sun), you're off to home.

Things to do in Coruche

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites · Museums
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