4 days in Central Portugal Itinerary

4 days in Central Portugal Itinerary

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4 days in Central Portugal Itinerary

Start: Faro
Drive:  2​h 45​min
1
Lisbon
— 1 night
bus:  1​h 30​min
2
Fatima
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
End: Faro

1
night
Lisbon

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
On the 7th (Fri), explore the world behind art at Museu Nacional do Azulejo and then wander the streets of Alfama. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, then contemplate the long history of Belém Tower, then steep yourself in history at Castelo de S. Jorge, and finally steep yourself in history at Miradouro da Graca.

For ratings and tourist information, read Lisbon journey planner .

Faro to Lisbon is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also fly; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Faro in June since evenings lows in Lisbon dip to 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can catcht the bus to Fatima.

Things to do in Lisbon

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Alfama ©
Alfama
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos

2
nights
Fatima

Fatima ©
Fátima is a civil parish in the municipality of Ourém, in the Portuguese Santarém District. On the 9th (Sun), explore the historical opulence of Castelo de Tomar, take in the spiritual surroundings of Convent of Christ, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Batalha Monastery, and finally don't miss a visit to Basilica de Nossa Senhora do Rosario de Fatima. On the 10th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Obidos Village, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monastery of Alcobaca, and then kick back and relax at Praia da Nazare.

For reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Fatima journey planner.

Traveling by car from Lisbon to Fatima takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. While traveling from Lisbon, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Fatima, ranging from highs of 28°C to lows of 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Fatima

Historic Sites Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Tomar, Obidos Village, Batalha Monastery, Monastery of Alcobaca, Praia da Nazare
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Castelo de Tomar ©
Castelo de Tomar
Convent of Christ ©
Convent of Christ

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