37 days in Portugal Itinerary

37 days in Portugal Itinerary

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Start: Brussels
Fly:  6 h 45 min
1
Tavira
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Lagos
— 5 nights
Drive:  3 h
3
Evora
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Lisbon
— 7 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Obidos
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
6
Coimbra
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h
7
Porto
— 6 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
End: Brussels

5
nights
Tavira

Tavira ©
Tavira has succeeded at escaping the flood of tourism that has affected other coastal Portuguese towns over the years.
Venture out of the city with trips to Caramelo Beach Club (in Vila Real de Santo Antonio), Olhao (Igreja Matriz de Nossa Senhora do Rosario & Ilha da Culatra) and Faro (Cape St. Mary, Boat Tours & Water Sports, &more). There's much more to do: make a splash at Aquashow Park, step into the grandiose world of Castelo de Castro Marim, pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja de Sao Pedro Goncalves Telmo, and don't miss a visit to A Joaninha.

To see traveler tips, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Tavira trip planning tool.

Brussels, Belgium to Tavira is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Brussels to Tavira is minus 1 hour. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Brussels in June: high temperatures in Tavira hover around 32°C and lows are around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to drive to Lagos.

Things to do in Tavira

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Olhao, Faro, Castelo de Castro Marim, Caramelo Beach Club, Aquashow Park
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Caramelo Beach Club ©
Caramelo Beach Club
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Aquashow Park ©
Aquashow Park

5
nights
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: Silves (Misericordia Church & Praia Grande de Pera), Praia da Rocha (Praia Da Rocha & Rocha Surf Shop) and Ermida de Nossa Senhora da Orada (in Albufeira). There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Ponta da Piedade, enjoy the sand and surf at Praia da Senhora da Rocha, stroll through Barranco das Canas Beach, and paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

To see ratings, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Lagos online journey planner.

Getting from Tavira to Lagos by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can go by car to Evora.

Things to do in Lagos

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Portimao, Silves, Porches, Amado Beach, Praia da Cordoama
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Paradis Plage Portimao ©
Paradis Plage Portimao
Ponta da Piedade ©
Ponta da Piedade
Praia Da Rocha ©
Praia Da Rocha

5
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, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, don't miss a visit to Jardim das Casas Pintadas, and admire the landmark architecture of Estacao Ferroviaria de Evora.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Evora trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Lagos to Evora in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Lagos in June, expect nights in Evora to be slightly colder, around 17°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 36°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can go by car to Lisbon.

Things to do in Evora

Historic Sites Tours Museums
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Capela dos Ossos ©
Capela dos Ossos
Walking tours
Centro Historico de Evora ©
Centro Historico de Evora

7
nights
Lisbon

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Venture out of the city with trips to Sintra (Park and National Palace of Pena, Sintra Railway Station, &more). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, appreciate the history behind Padrao dos Descobrimentos, and take a stroll through Alfama.

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Drive from Evora to Lisbon in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Evora in June, you will find days in Lisbon are little chillier (32°C), and nights are about the same (18°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to drive to Obidos.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Tours Parks

Side Trips

Sintra, Boat Tours & Water Sports
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Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos

3
nights
Obidos

Obidos ©
Striking views of the Estremadura area and a famous medieval castle gave Obidos the name of Wedding Present Town.
Venture out of the city with trips to Nazare (Monte de Sao Bartolomeu & O Sitio). And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Obidos Village, explore the historical opulence of Castelo de Óbidos, go for a walk through Rua Direita, and tee off at Royal Obidos Golf Course.

For other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Obidos trip planner.

Getting from Lisbon to Obidos by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. When traveling from Lisbon in July, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Obidos: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Coimbra.

Things to do in Obidos

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Nazare
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Castelo de Óbidos ©
Castelo de Óbidos
Obidos Village ©
Obidos Village
O Sitio
O Sitio

5
nights
Coimbra

Coimbra ©
The university town of Coimbra exudes modern flair while embracing its roots as the medieval capital of Portugal.
Coimbra is known for historic sites, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Jardim Botanico, make a trip to Universidade de Coimbra Alta & Sofia, walk around Parque Verde do Mondego, and take in the views from Ponte Pedro e Ines.

To see ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Coimbra trip itinerary site.

You can drive from Obidos to Coimbra in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can drive to Porto.

Things to do in Coimbra

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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Sala dos Capelos ©
Sala dos Capelos
Jardim Botanico ©
Jardim Botanico
Praca do Comercio ©
Praca do Comercio

6
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, get into the urban bustle at Palacio da Bolsa, don't miss a visit to Livraria Lello, and contemplate the long history of Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral).

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Porto travel website.

Traveling by car from Coimbra to Porto takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. July in Porto sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Porto

Parks Tours Outdoors
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Museu Serralves ©
Museu Serralves
Ponte de Dom Luis I ©
Ponte de Dom Luis I
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral) ©
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral)

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