4 days in Central Portugal Itinerary

4 days in Central Portugal Itinerary

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Route & dates

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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Fri): explore the world behind art at Museu Nacional do Azulejo and then stop by Alfama. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, then don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, then steep yourself in history at Castelo de S. Jorge, and finally get great views at Miradouro da Graca (Sophia de Mello Breyner Andresen).

For ratings and tourist information, read Lisbon journey planner.

Faro to Lisbon is an approximately 3- hour car ride. You can also do a combination of shuttle and flight; 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 catch the bus to Fatima.

Things to do in Lisbon

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Museu Nacional do Azulejo ©
Museu Nacional do Azulejo
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Castelo de S. Jorge ©
Castelo de S. Jorge

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Fatima

Fatima ©
Fátima is a civil parish in the municipality of Ourém, in the Portuguese Santarém District. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): step into the grandiose world of Castelo de Tomar, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Batalha Monastery, and then pause for some serene contemplation at 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, take in the spiritual surroundings of Monastery of Alcobaca, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia da Nazare.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Fatima trip builder website.

Getting from Lisbon to Fatima by bus takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive. When traveling from Lisbon in June, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Fatima: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Fatima

Historic Sites Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Batalha Monastery, Obidos Village, Praia da Nazare, Monastery of Alcobaca, Castelo de Tomar
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Castelo de Tomar ©
Castelo de Tomar
Basilica de Nossa Senhora do Rosario de Fatima ©
Batalha Monastery ©
Batalha Monastery

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