14 days in Portugal Itinerary

14 days in Portugal Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Lisbon
— 4 nights
2
Albufeira
— 3 nights
3
Porto
— 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, Castelo dos Mouros, &more). There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, contemplate the long history of Castelo de S. Jorge, observe the fascinating underwater world at Lisbon Oceanarium, and admire the masterpieces at Museu Calouste Gulbenkian.

To see ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Lisbon online trip itinerary maker.

Brisbane, Australia to Lisbon is an approximately 27-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Brisbane to Lisbon is minus 10 hours. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Brisbane in December: high temperatures in Lisbon hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can drive to Albufeira.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Sintra
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Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos

3
nights
Albufeira

Albufeira ©
Along Portugal's southern Algarve region sits Albufeira, a city boasting 20 beaches for visitors to choose from.
Explore Albufeira's surroundings by going to Tennisinportugal (in Vale do Lobo), Ponta da Piedade (in Lagos) and Praia Da Rocha (in Praia da Rocha). There's much more to do: get your game on at Hot Wheels Raceway, get in on the family fun at Zoomarine Algarve, look for gifts at Atelier Daniela Costa, and look for all kinds of wild species at Lagoa dos Salgados.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Albufeira tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Lisbon to Albufeira by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In December, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can travel to Porto.

Things to do in Albufeira

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Portimao, Atelier Daniela Costa, Tennisinportugal, Percurso dos Sete Vales Suspensos, Ponta da Piedade
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Percurso dos Sete Vales Suspensos ©
Percurso dos Sete Vales Suspensos
Praia Da Rocha ©
Praia Da Rocha
Ponta da Piedade ©
Ponta da Piedade

4
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, go for a stroll along the water at Cais da Ribeira, get a taste of the local shopping with Livraria Lello, and take in panoramic vistas at Torre dos Clerigos.

To see other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Porto road trip planning site.

Traveling by flight from Albufeira to Porto takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect slightly colder evenings in Porto when traveling from Albufeira in December, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Porto

Wineries Tours Parks
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Room Escape Games
Ponte de Dom Luis I ©
Ponte de Dom Luis I

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