13 days in Portugal Itinerary

13 days in Portugal Itinerary

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Start: Toronto
Fly:  10 h
1
Lisbon
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Evora
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
3
Coimbra
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h
4
Porto
— 3 nights
Fly:  10 h
End: Toronto

3
nights
Lisbon

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Change things up with these side-trips from Lisbon: Sintra (Sintra National Palace, Maria Madrugas, &more). The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Castelo de S. Jorge, don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, and visit Alfama.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our Lisbon online trip planner.

Toronto, Canada to Lisbon is an approximately 10- hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and flight; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Western European Standard Time is 5 hours. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from Toronto in February: high temperatures in Lisbon hover around 18°C and lows are around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Evora.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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

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: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Capela dos Ossos, look for gifts at Tou c'os Azeites, examine the collection at Megalithica Ebora, and make a trip to Harmonia Eborense Society (Evora).

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Evora online trip maker.

You can drive from Lisbon to Evora in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Lisbon in February since evenings lows in Evora dip to 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can go by car to Coimbra.

Things to do in Evora

Historic Sites Outdoors Museums
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Capela dos Ossos ©
Capela dos Ossos
Evora Public Garden
Evora Public Garden
Garcia de Resende Theater (Evora) ©
Garcia de Resende Theater (Evora)

2
nights
Coimbra

Coimbra ©
The university town of Coimbra exudes modern flair while embracing its roots as the medieval capital of Portugal.
On the 20th (Thu), indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, steep yourself in history at Sala dos Capelos, admire the landmark architecture of Torre da Universidade de Coimbra, then make a trip to Sao Sebastiao Aqueduct, and finally admire the natural beauty at Jardim Botanico. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Fri): take in the architecture and design of University of Coimbra, get a sense of history and politics at COIMBRA TOWN HALL, then snap pictures at Ponte Pedro e Ines, and finally let the kids burn off some steam at Feijao Verde Fun Park.

To see ratings, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Coimbra trip planner.

Traveling by car from Evora to Coimbra takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in Coimbra can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Porto.

Things to do in Coimbra

Parks Historic Sites Spas
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Jardim Botanico ©
Jardim Botanico
Spas
Sala dos Capelos ©
Sala dos Capelos

3
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.
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, stroll around Museu Serralves, look for gifts at Livraria Lello, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To see other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Porto itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Coimbra to Porto in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or drive. In February, daytime highs in Porto are 16°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Porto

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Museu Serralves ©
Museu Serralves
Ponte de Dom Luis I ©
Ponte de Dom Luis I
Walking tours

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