16 days in Portugal Itinerary

16 days in Portugal Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Porto
— 3 nights
2
Lagos
— 3 nights
3
Evora
— 3 nights
4
Lisbon
— 5 nights

3
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, get a taste of the local shopping with Livraria Lello, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and take a stroll around Palacio da Bolsa.

To find more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Porto tour planning website.

Santiago, Chile to Porto is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. You'll lose 4 hours traveling from Santiago to Porto due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around °C in March, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can go by car to Lagos.

Things to do in Porto

Tours Wineries Museums
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Ponte de Dom Luis I ©
Ponte de Dom Luis I
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral) ©
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral)

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Lagos

Lagos ©
The allure of the beaches and the town's historical center draw visitors to Lagos, a coastal destination in the Barlavento region of the Algarve.
Change things up with these side-trips from Lagos: Sagres (Cape Saint Vincent & Pura Vida), Ria Formosa (in Olhao) and Praia Da Rocha (in Praia da Rocha). Next up on the itinerary: explore the striking landscape at Ponta da Piedade, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja de Sao Pedro Goncalves Telmo, appreciate the history behind Statue of Gil Eanes, and do some two-wheel cruising with AlgarveXplorers.

For ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Lagos road trip planning website.

Getting from Porto to Lagos by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in March, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can drive to Evora.

Things to do in Lagos

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Portimao, Tavira, Sagres, Forte de Almádena, Percurso dos Sete Vales Suspensos
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Percurso dos Sete Vales Suspensos ©
Percurso dos Sete Vales Suspensos
Cape Saint Vincent ©
Cape Saint Vincent
Praia Da Rocha ©
Praia Da Rocha

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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, don't miss a visit to Lookout - Cordovil House Gallery (Evora), get outside with Evora Public Garden, and admire the landmark architecture of Garcia de Resende Theater (Evora).

To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Evora tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Lagos to Evora takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Lagos in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Evora, with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to drive to Lisbon.

Things to do in Evora

Historic Sites Tours Museums
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Capela dos Ossos ©
Capela dos Ossos
Lookout - Cordovil House Gallery (Evora) ©
Lookout - Cordovil House Gallery (Evora)
Centro Historico de Evora ©
Centro Historico de Evora

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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 (Quinta da Regaleira & Park and National Palace of Pena). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, admire the masterpieces at Museu Nacional do Azulejo, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos.

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

Traveling by car from Evora to Lisbon takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. March in Lisbon sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trip

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

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