Route & dates
Lisbon— 2 nights
Cascais— 1 night
Wed, Jun 17 - Sat, Jun 20
City of Seven Hills
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.Start off your visit on the 17th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, then don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, and then see the interesting displays at National Museum of Ancient Art. Keep things going the next day: explore the world behind art at Museu Colecao Berardo, then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Lisbon Oceanarium, then admire the masterpieces at Museu Nacional do Azulejo, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church and Convent of Madre de Deus.
To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Lisbon trip maker.
If you are flying in from Italy, the closest major aiport is Humberto Delgado Airport (Lisbon Portela Airport). Expect a daytime high around 32°C in June, and nighttime lows around 18°C. On the 19th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Cascais.
Things to do in Lisbon
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Town of Kings and Fishes
A mere 32 km (20 mi) from Lisbon, the coastal town of Cascais has a long history of entertaining royals.On the 19th (Fri), explore the world behind art at MU.SA - Museu de Artes de Sintra.
For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read Cascais tour itinerary planning website.
Drive from Lisbon to Cascais in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In June, daily temperatures in Cascais can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can go by car back home.
Things to do in Cascais
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