58 days in Portugal Itinerary

58 days in Portugal Itinerary

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Start: Vancouver
Fly:  16 h 15 min
1
Lisbon
— 9 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
2
Portimao
— 9 nights
Drive:  3 h
3
Evora
— 10 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Obidos
— 8 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
5
Coimbra
— 10 nights
Train:  1 h
6
Porto
— 10 nights
Fly:  15 h 15 min
End: Vancouver

9
nights
Lisbon

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Explore Lisbon's surroundings by going to Sintra (Castelo dos Mouros, Quinta da Regaleira, &more). Next up on the itinerary: observe the fascinating underwater world at Lisbon Oceanarium, take in the exciting artwork at Museu Calouste Gulbenkian, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Lisbon trip simple and quick.

Vancouver, Canada to Lisbon is an approximately 16.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Western European Standard Time, which is usually an 8 hour difference. When traveling from Vancouver in May, plan for somewhat warmer days in Lisbon, with highs around 28°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to drive to Portimao.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Parks Tours

Side Trip

Sintra
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Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Quinta da Regaleira ©
Quinta da Regaleira

9
nights
Portimao

Portimao ©
Originally a small fishing village, Portimão today serves as one of the most populated towns in the Algarve and also a favorite spot for sailing.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Portimao: Albufeira (Dolphin & Whale Watching & Off-Road Tours), Praia Gale (in Gale) and Algarve (in Silves). There's still lots to do: explore the striking landscape at Ponta da Piedade, enjoy the sand and surf at Praia dos Careanos, tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia Da Rocha, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Anthony.

To see maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Portimao travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Lisbon to Portimao takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In May in Portimao, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 18°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) so you can go by car to Evora.

Things to do in Portimao

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Albufeira, Porches, Lagoa, Vila do Bispo, Cape Saint Vincent
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Praia Da Rocha ©
Praia Da Rocha
Ponta da Piedade ©
Ponta da Piedade
Percurso dos Sete Vales Suspensos ©
Percurso dos Sete Vales Suspensos

10
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: take in the spiritual surroundings of Capela dos Ossos, contemplate the long history of Cathedral of Evora (Se Catedral de Evora), explore the ancient world of Centro Historico de Evora, and head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To find photos, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Evora journey website.

Traveling by car from Portimao to Evora takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Portimao in May since evenings lows in Evora dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to drive to Obidos.

Things to do in Evora

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trip

Tapetes de Arraiolos - Centro Interpretativo
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Capela dos Ossos ©
Capela dos Ossos
Centro Interpretativo dos Almendres ©
Centro Interpretativo dos Almendres
Cathedral of Evora (Se Catedral de Evora) ©
Cathedral of Evora (Se Catedral de Evora)

8
nights
Obidos

Obidos ©
Striking views of the Estremadura area and a famous medieval castle gave Obidos the name of Wedding Present Town.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Obidos: Batalha (Batalha Monastery & Capelas Imperfeitas) and Nazare (Adrenaline & Extreme Tours, Praia do Norte, &more). And it doesn't end there: take in the pleasant sights at Rua Direita, contemplate the waterfront views at Lagoa de Obidos, play a few rounds at Royal Obidos Golf Course, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sao Tiago Church.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Obidos journey planning website.

You can drive from Evora to Obidos in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Evora in June, you will find days in Obidos are little chillier (28°C), and nights are about the same (16°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can go by car to Coimbra.

Things to do in Obidos

Outdoors Historic Sites Golf

Side Trips

Nazare, Batalha
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Praia da Nazare ©
Praia da Nazare
O Sitio
O Sitio
Castelo de Óbidos ©
Castelo de Óbidos

10
nights
Coimbra

Coimbra ©
The university town of Coimbra exudes modern flair while embracing its roots as the medieval capital of Portugal.
Step out of Coimbra with an excursion to Igreja e Convento de Sao Francisco in Guimaraes--about 1h 15 min away. There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Praca do Comercio, steep yourself in history at Igreja e Mosteiro da Santa Cruz, admire the landmark architecture of Torre da Universidade de Coimbra, and admire the natural beauty at Penedo da Saudade.

To see where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Coimbra online trip builder.

Drive from Obidos to Coimbra in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In June, daily temperatures in Coimbra can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can catch the train to Porto.

Things to do in Coimbra

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

Igreja e Convento de Sao Francisco
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Igreja e Mosteiro da Santa Cruz ©
Igreja e Mosteiro da Santa Cruz
Praca do Comercio ©
Praca do Comercio
University of Coimbra ©
University of Coimbra

10
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: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, explore the activities along Douro River, explore the world behind art at Museu Serralves, and stop by Livraria Lello.

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Porto road trip planning app.

Traveling by train from Coimbra to Porto takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in June, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Porto

Tours Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Pocas Vinhos
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Pocas Vinhos ©
Pocas Vinhos
Walking tours
Liberdade Square
Liberdade Square

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