11 days in Portugal Itinerary

11 days in Portugal Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Faro
— 2 nights
2
Lisbon
— 4 nights
3
Porto
— 4 nights

2
nights
Faro

Faro ©
The most well-known city in the Algarve, Faro boasts a cliffside location with popular beaches and a thriving cultural scene.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Tue): step off the mainland to explore Tavira Island and then take in the waterfront activity at Marina de Vilamoura. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Faro Cathedral, get to know the fascinating history of Old Town Faro, and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see where to stay, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Faro online trip maker.

Bengaluru, India to Faro is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. Traveling from Bengaluru to Faro, you'll gain 5.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Bengaluru in May: high temperatures in Faro hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can drive to Lisbon.

Things to do in Faro

Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Marina de Vilamoura, Tavira Island
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Marina de Vilamoura ©
Marina de Vilamoura
Tavira Island ©
Tavira Island
Boat Tours & Water Sports

4
nights
Lisbon

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lisbon: Sintra (Sintra National Palace, Quinta da Regaleira, &more). There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, meet the residents at Lisbon Oceanarium, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, and see the interesting displays at Museu Nacional do Azulejo.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Lisbon online attractions planner.

You can drive from Faro to Lisbon in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Lisbon when traveling from Faro in May, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to travel to Porto.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Museums Tours

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

4
nights
Porto

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.
Dedicate the 10th (Mon) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's lots more to do: take in the views from Ponte de Dom Luis I, take a leisurely stroll along Cais da Ribeira, contemplate the waterfront views at Douro River, and enjoy breathtaking views from Torre dos Clerigos.

To find ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Porto online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Lisbon to Porto takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. While traveling from Lisbon, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Porto, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Porto

Tours Wineries Historic Sites

Side Trip

Pocas Vinhos
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Pocas Vinhos ©
Pocas Vinhos
Ponte de Dom Luis I ©
Ponte de Dom Luis I
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral) ©
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral)

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