9 days in Portugal Itinerary

9 days in Portugal Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Portugal trip planner

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Fly to Humberto Delgado Airport (Lisbon Portela Airport), Drive to Evora
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Evora
— 3 nights
Drive
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Lagos
— 4 nights
Fly
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Porto
— 1 night
Fly

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Evora

— 3 nights
The city of Evora functions as a museum of Roman origins and medieval times.
Cathedral of Evora (Se Catedral de Evora) and Centro Interpretativo dos Almendres are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Popular historic sites such as Centro Historico de Evora and Monsaraz Castle and Walls are in your itinerary. And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Templo Romano de Evora (Templo de Diana), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Capela dos Ossos, and delve into the distant past at Termas Romanas.

To find where to stay, ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the Evora vacation planning app.

Kansas City, USA to Evora is an approximately 16-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Kansas City to Evora. Traveling from Kansas City in March, expect nights in Evora to be colder, around 44°F, while days are slightly colder, around 65°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Lagos.

Things to do in Evora

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Lagos

— 4 nights

Jewel of the Algarve

The allure of the beaches and the town's historical center draw visitors to Lagos, a coastal destination in the Barlavento region of the Algarve.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Praia dos Olhos de Água and Praia da Luz. Relax by the water at Praia Gale and Praia Da Rocha. Change things up with these side-trips from Lagos: Cape Saint Vincent (in Sagres) and Praia da Falesia (in Olhos de Agua). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Praia Dona Ana and explore the striking landscape at Ponta da Piedade.

For traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Lagos online tour itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Evora to Lagos takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Lagos when traveling from Evora in March, with lows around 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) to allow time to fly to Porto.

Things to do in Lagos

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

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Porto

— 1 night

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.
On the 17th (Thu), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja do Carmo and then get into the urban bustle at Palacio da Bolsa.

To see where to stay, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Porto trip builder site.

You can fly from Lagos to Porto in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In March, plan for daily highs up to 60°F, and evening lows to 46°F. On the 17th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

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Portugal travel guide

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Landmarks · Castles · Beaches
Small in size but rich in history, culture, and natural beauty, Portugal features contrasting landscapes that include long beaches, lush vineyards, verdant valleys, and rolling hills dotted with tiny settlements where old traditions still prevail. The country's serene interior, often overlooked by foreigners, remains largely unspoiled by mass tourism and offers visitors a chance to discover this less-trodden part of Europe at their own pace. Ripe for leisurely adventures on foot or by bicycle, Portugal's fertile countryside boasts well-preserved medieval castles and outstanding wineries, producing some of the world's finest ports. The country's cities offer a lively culinary scene known for its many award-winning restaurants, topping the itineraries of foodies from around the globe.