23 days in Portugal Itinerary

23 days in Portugal Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Lisbon
— 4 nights
2
Evora
— 3 nights
3
Lagos
— 3 nights
4
Tavira
— 3 nights
5
Porto
— 3 nights
6
Coimbra
— 4 nights

4
nights
Lisbon

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Get out of town with these interesting Lisbon side-trips: Sintra (Quinta da Regaleira, Park and National Palace of Pena, &more). And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Belém Tower, explore the historical opulence of Castelo de S. Jorge, visit Alfama, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mosteiro dos Jeronimos.

To find maps, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read Lisbon itinerary planning app.

Sydney, Australia to Lisbon is an approximately 26-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 10 hours traveling from Sydney to Lisbon. Traveling from Sydney in June, expect Lisbon to be a bit warmer, temps between 32°C and 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Evora.

Things to do in Lisbon

Tours · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Sintra
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Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Castelo de S. Jorge ©
Castelo de S. Jorge

3
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: make a trip to Capela dos Ossos, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and delve into the distant past at Centro Interpretativo dos Almendres.

To find maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read Evora online holiday builder.

Drive from Lisbon to Evora in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. When traveling from Lisbon in June, plan for a bit warmer days in Evora, with highs around 36°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Lagos.

Things to do in Evora

Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors
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Capela dos Ossos ©
Capela dos Ossos
Centro Interpretativo dos Almendres ©
Centro Interpretativo dos Almendres
Templo Romano de Evora (Templo de Diana) ©

3
nights
Lagos

Lagos ©
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Lagos side-trips: Albufeira (Off-Road Tours & Hot Wheels Raceway), Praia Da Rocha (in Praia da Rocha) and Zoomarine Algarve (in Guia). And it doesn't end there: hike along Percurso dos Sete Vales Suspensos, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Misericordia of Alvor, take in the dramatic natural features at Ponta da Piedade, and look for all kinds of wild species at Ria de Alvor Nature Reserve.

To find ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our Lagos trip itinerary app.

You can drive from Evora to Lagos in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Evora in June, you will find days in Lagos are slightly colder (32°C), and nights are a bit warmer (21°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can go by car to Tavira.

Things to do in Lagos

Outdoors · Parks · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Albufeira, Portimao, Percurso dos Sete Vales Suspensos
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Percurso dos Sete Vales Suspensos ©
Percurso dos Sete Vales Suspensos
Praia Da Rocha ©
Praia Da Rocha
Zoomarine Algarve ©
Zoomarine Algarve

3
nights
Tavira

Tavira ©
Tavira has succeeded at escaping the flood of tourism that has affected other coastal Portuguese towns over the years.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Tavira: Caramelo Beach Club (in Vila Real de Santo Antonio) and Faro (Boat Tours & Water Sports & Cape St. Mary). And it doesn't end there: stroll around Ria Formosa, get great views at Miradouro do Alto da Arroteia, make a trip to A Joaninha, and view the masterpieces at Atelier Zea.

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Tavira trip planning website.

You can drive from Lagos to Tavira in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in June, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to travel to Porto.

Things to do in Tavira

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Olhao, Faro, Miradouro do Alto da Arroteia, Caramelo Beach Club
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Caramelo Beach Club ©
Caramelo Beach Club
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Ria Formosa ©
Ria Formosa

3
nights
Porto

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.
Porto is known for shopping, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Ponte de Dom Luis I, steep yourself in history at Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral), relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Porto road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Tavira to Porto takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Tavira in June, expect Porto to be little chillier, temps between 26°C and 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Coimbra.

Things to do in Porto

Tours · Wineries · Outdoors
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River Rafting & Tubing
Ponte de Dom Luis I ©
Ponte de Dom Luis I
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral) ©
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral)

4
nights
Coimbra

The university town of Coimbra exudes modern flair while embracing its roots as the medieval capital of Portugal.
Venture out of the city with trips to Nazare (Praia da Nazare & Monte de Sao Bartolomeu). And it doesn't end there: take in nature's colorful creations at Jardim Botanico, take in the architecture and design of University of Coimbra, admire the landmark architecture of Torre da Universidade de Coimbra, and let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

To find more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Coimbra road trip tool.

You can drive from Porto to Coimbra in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in June, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Coimbra

Tours · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Nazare
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Food Tours
Praia da Nazare ©
Praia da Nazare
Jardim Botanico ©
Jardim Botanico

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