5 days in Lisbon, Fatima & Sintra Itinerary

5 days in Lisbon, Fatima & Sintra Itinerary

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Lisbon
— 2 nights
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Fatima
— 1 night
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Sintra
— 1 night
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Lisbon — 2 nights

City of Seven Hills

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
On the 14th (Mon), make a trip to Elevador de Santa Justa, explore the historical opulence of Castelo de S. Jorge, and then take a stroll through Alfama. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Tue): make a trip to Praca do Comercio (Terreiro do Paco), admire the landmark architecture of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, then pause for some photo ops at Padrao dos Descobrimentos, and finally admire nature's wide array of creatures at Lisbon Oceanarium.

To see where to stay, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Lisbon trip itinerary planning site.

London, UK to Lisbon is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or take a train. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from London in November, with highs in Lisbon at 21°C and lows at 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can drive to Fatima.
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Fatima — 1 night

Fátima is a civil parish in the municipality of Ourém, in the Portuguese Santarém District. Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): enjoy the sea views from Farol de Nazare, then don't miss a visit to Forte de Sao Miguel, then get great views at Miradouro do Suberco, and finally pause for some photo ops at Memorial a lenda de D.Fuas Roupinho.

To find photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Fatima online journey planner.

You can drive from Lisbon to Fatima in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Fatima are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. You'll have a few hours on the 17th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Sintra.
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Sintra — 1 night

Surrounded by rolling hills and old mansions and castles, Sintra has become known as the first center of the European Romantic style.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Thu): step into the grandiose world of Quinta da Regaleira and then contemplate the long history of Sintra National Palace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Fri): admire the landmark architecture of Park and National Palace of Pena and then explore the historical opulence of Castelo dos Mouros.

To see reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Sintra trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Fatima to Sintra in 1.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and train. In November in Sintra, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) to allow enough time to fly back home.
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