31 days in Alentejo Itinerary

31 days in Alentejo Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Alentejo route builder

©
Plan created by another user. Make it yours
Fly
1
Almada
— 5 nights
Drive
2
Grandola
— 4 nights
Drive
3
Odemira
— 7 nights
Drive
4
Evora
— 8 nights
Drive
5
Marvao
— 6 nights
Drive to Humberto Delgado Airport (Lisbon Portela Airport), Fly to Bristol Airport

S M T W T F S
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
1
2
3
4
5

5
nights
Almada

Almada is a city and a municipality in Portugal, located on the southern margin of the Tagus River, on the opposite side of the river from Lisbon. Kids will enjoy Santuario Nacional de Cristo Rei and Vertente Natural. Explore Almada's surroundings by going to Lapa de Santa Margarida (in Portinho da Arrabida), Setubal (Serra da Arrabida, Mercado do Livramento, &more) and Sesimbra (Praia da California & Cabo Espichel). There's still lots to do: make a trip to Overlooking Lisbon, explore the historical opulence of Castelo de Sesimbra, step aboard Fragata D. Fernando II e Gloria, and get outside with Praia do Meco.

For maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Almada trip itinerary planner.

Bristol, UK to Almada is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in August, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can go by car to Grandola.

Things to do in Almada

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 4 — 9:
Highlights from your trip

4
nights
Grandola

Grândola is a town and municipality in Setúbal District in Portugal. Attractions like Sado Emotion and Comporta Beach make great kid-friendly stops. Venture out of the city with trips to Badoca Safari Park (in Santiago do Cacem), Praia da Samoqueira (in Porto Covo) and Troia Beach (in Troia). The adventure continues: take a pleasant ride with Passeios a Cavalo Melides, enjoy the sand and surf at Praia de Melides, get engrossed in the history at Casa Frayoes Metello., and tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia da Aberta Nova.

For photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Grandola trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Almada to Grandola takes 1.5 hours. When traveling from Almada in August, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Grandola: temperatures range from 39°C by day to 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can drive to Odemira.

Things to do in Grandola

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 9 — 13:
Highlights from your trip
Sado Emotion ©
Must see
Sado Emotion
4.9
Troia Beach ©
Beach
Troia Beach
4.5
Pego Beach ©
Beach
Pego Beach
4.7

7
nights
Odemira

Odemira is a town and a municipality in Beja District in the Portuguese region of Alentejo. Attractions like Praia do Carvalhal and Parque Natural do Sudoeste Alentejano e Costa Vicentina make great kid-friendly stops. Get out of town with these interesting Odemira side-trips: Mertola (Cooperativa Oficina de Tecelagem de Mertola, Castelo de Mertola, &more), Porto Covo (Ilha do Pessegueiro & Praia Grande) and Vila Nova de Milfontes (Farol de Milfontes, Praia do Malhao, &more). The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Praia das Furnas, get outside with Praia de Zambujeira do Mar, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Capela de Nossa Senhora do Mar, and don't miss a visit to Farol Cabo Sardão.

To find reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Odemira travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Grandola to Odemira in 1.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Evora.

Things to do in Odemira

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Trails

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 13 — 20:
Highlights from your trip
Praia Grande
Beach
Praia Grande
4.7

8
nights
Evora

The city of Evora functions as a museum of Roman origins and medieval times.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Capela dos Ossos and Templo Romano de Evora (Templo de Diana). Explore Evora's surroundings by going to Monsaraz (Fonte do Telheiro, Monsaraz Castle and Walls, &more), Praia Fluvial de Mourao (in Mourao) and Alqueva Dam (in Portel). And it doesn't end there: delve into the distant past at Centro Historico de Evora, see the interesting displays at Tapetes de Arraiolos - Centro Interpretativo, steep yourself in history at Walls of Evora, and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Evora trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Odemira to Evora takes 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in August, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to drive to Marvao.

Things to do in Evora

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 20 — 28:
Highlights from your trip
Capela dos Ossos ©
Must see
Capela dos Ossos
4.3

6
nights
Marvao

Marvão is a municipality in Portalegre District in Portugal. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Marvao: Castelo de Belver (in Belver), Praia do Alamal (in Gaviao) and Centro de Ciencia do Cafe (in Campo Maior). There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Castelo de Marvao, take in nature's colorful creations at Jardim de Marvao, make a trip to Portas Ogivais Medievais, and head outdoors with Praia Fluvial do Rio Sever.

To see photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Marvao vacation website.

Drive from Evora to Marvao in 2 hours. The time zone changes from Western European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. On the 3rd (Thu), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Marvao

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Museums · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 28 — Sep 3:
Highlights from your trip
Centro de Ciencia do Cafe ©
Specialty Museum
Centro de Ciencia do Cafe
4.8

Similar trips

60 days in Portugal BY A USER FROM ICELAND January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems Preferences: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 7 days in Alentejo BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL June, teens, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: June, teens, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 4 days in Alentejo BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL August, romantic, popular sights Preferences: August, romantic Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 3 days in Alentejo BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL July, popular sights Preferences: July Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 13 days in Alentejo BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL July, popular sights Preferences: July Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 3 days in Alentejo BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL June, popular sights Preferences: June Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 2 days in Alentejo BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL June, popular sights Preferences: June Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 3 days in Alentejo BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL June, popular sights Preferences: June Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 5 days in Alentejo BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL July, popular sights Preferences: July Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 9 days in Alentejo BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL August, popular sights Preferences: August Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 3 days in Alentejo BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL July, popular sights Preferences: July Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 6 days in Portugal BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL June, popular sights Preferences: June Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium
See more trips