10 days in Portugal Itinerary

10 days in Portugal Itinerary

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Drive
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Fatima
— 1 night
Drive
2
Sintra
— 1 night
Drive
3
Evora
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Sagres
— 1 night
Drive
5
Albufeira
— 4 nights
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night
Fatima

Fátima is a civil parish in the municipality of Ourém, in the Portuguese Santarém District. On the 1st (Thu), pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica da Santissima Trindade, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Convento de Cristo, and then explore the historical opulence of Castelo de Tomar. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica de Nossa Senhora do Rosario de Fatima, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Batalha Monastery, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Monastery of Alcobaca, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Praia da Nazare.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Fatima trip planner.

Porto to Fatima is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to drive to Sintra.

Things to do in Fatima

Historic Sites · Beaches · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

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Castelo de Tomar ©
Must see
Castelo de Tomar
4.8
Convento de Cristo ©
World heritage site
Convento de Cristo
4.8

1
night
Sintra

Surrounded by rolling hills and old mansions and castles, Sintra has become known as the first center of the European Romantic style.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Sintra National Palace, then explore the historical opulence of Castelo dos Mouros, and then kick back and relax at Guincho Beach.

For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Sintra day trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Fatima to Sintra takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Fatima in July, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Sintra: temperatures range from 34°C by day to 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to drive to Evora.

Things to do in Sintra

Historic Sites · Beaches · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trip

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Sintra National Palace ©
Architectural Building
Sintra National Palace
4.2

2
nights
Evora

The city of Evora functions as a museum of Roman origins and medieval times.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Templo Romano de Evora (Templo de Diana), then explore the ancient world of Centro Historico de Evora, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Capela dos Ossos, and finally explore the historical opulence of Porta do Raimundo. Keep things going the next day: explore the historical opulence of Monsaraz Castle and Walls, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Evora (Se Catedral de Evora), and then explore the ancient world of Centro Interpretativo dos Almendres.

To find maps, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Evora trip planner.

Traveling by car from Sintra to Evora takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Sintra in July, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Evora: temperatures range from 39°C by day to 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Sagres.

Things to do in Evora

Side Trip

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1
night
Sagres

End of the World

Though the town of Sagres has roots in the Portuguese Age of Discovery, it is better known by visitors as a peaceful, rugged resort spot with great surfing beaches.
On the 6th (Tue), enjoy the sand and surf at Praia da Luz, then get outside with Praia do Beliche, then enjoy the sea views from Cape Saint Vincent, and finally get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Sagres trip itinerary planning tool.

You can drive from Evora to Sagres in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. While traveling from Evora, expect slightly colder days and a bit warmer nights in Sagres, ranging from highs of 34°C to lows of 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can drive to Albufeira.

Things to do in Sagres

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

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Praia da Luz
Beach
Praia da Luz
4.4
©
Dolphin / Whale Watching
Dolphin & Whale Watching
4.8
Cape Saint Vincent ©
Lighthouse
Cape Saint Vincent
4.4

4
nights
Albufeira

Garden of Portugal

Along Portugal's southern Algarve region sits Albufeira, a city boasting 20 beaches for visitors to choose from.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Faro Cathedral and Misericordia Church. Visit Praia Gale and Falesia Beach for some beach relaxation. Get out of town with these interesting Albufeira side-trips: Old Town Faro (in Faro), Praia da Marinha (in Caramujeira) and Lagos (Meia Praia, Praia do Camilo, &more). There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Praia dos Olhos de Água, delve into the distant past at Paderne, Portugal, stroll through Praia Da Rocha, and race across the water with a speed boat tour.

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Albufeira road trip tool.

You can drive from Sagres to Albufeira in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Albufeira

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Faro Cathedral ©
Church
Faro Cathedral
4.2
Praia Gale ©
Beach
Praia Gale
4.6

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