15 days in Northern Portugal Itinerary

15 days in Northern Portugal Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Porto
— 6 nights
2
Peso Da Regua
— 2 nights
3
Viana do Castelo
— 5 nights
4
Peneda-Geres National Park
— 1 night

6
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: indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and get into the urban bustle at Palacio da Bolsa.

To find other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Porto vacation planner.

Manchester, UK to Porto is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Manchester in July, expect Porto to be a bit warmer, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to drive to Peso Da Regua.

Things to do in Porto

Tours Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Conservas Pinhais & Cia
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Ponte de Dom Luis I ©
Ponte de Dom Luis I
Walking tours

2
nights
Peso Da Regua

Peso Da Regua ©
Peso da Régua, commonly known as Régua, is a municipality in northern Portugal, in the district of Vila Real. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): do a tasting at Quinta Santa Eufemia, don't miss a visit to Pinhao Railway Station, thengo for a walk through The Douro Valley, and finally learn about winemaking at Quinta do Bomfim. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Santuario Nossa Senhora dos Remedios, make a trip to Ponte Miguel Torga, thentake a memorable drive along Miradouro de Sao Leonardo de Galafura, and finally learn about winemaking at Quinta Seara d'Ordens.

To see maps, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Peso Da Regua itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Porto to Peso Da Regua in 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can drive to Viana do Castelo.

Things to do in Peso Da Regua

Wineries Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Pinhao, Lamego
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Quinta Santa Eufemia ©
Quinta Santa Eufemia
The Douro Valley
The Douro Valley
Santuario Nossa Senhora dos Remedios ©
Santuario Nossa Senhora dos Remedios

5
nights
Viana do Castelo

Viana do Castelo ©
Change things up with these side-trips from Viana do Castelo: Trilho Da Geira (in Terras de Bouro), Santuario Nossa Senhora do Alivio (in Vila Verde) and Praia de afife (in Afife).

To find maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Viana do Castelo sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Peso Da Regua to Viana do Castelo in 2.5 hours. The time zone changes from Western European Standard Time (WET) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to drive to Peneda-Geres National Park.

Things to do in Viana do Castelo

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Ponte románica da Ramallosa, Ponte Romana, Trilho Da Geira, Santuario Nossa Senhora do Alivio, Praia de afife
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North Discovery Adventure Tours ©
North Discovery Adventure Tours
Santuario de Santa Luzia ©
Santuario de Santa Luzia
Ponte Romana ©
Ponte Romana

1
night
Peneda-Geres National Park

Peneda-Geres National Park ©
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Peneda-Geres National Park.

To find ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Peneda-Geres National Park trip itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Viana do Castelo to Peneda-Geres National Park in 1.5 hours. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Western European Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Peneda-Geres National Park

Nature Parks
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Peneda-Geres National Park ©
Peneda-Geres National Park