6 days in Portugal Itinerary

6 days in Portugal Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Portugal trip itinerary planner

Make it your trip
Fly
1
Lisbon
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Albufeira
— 2 nights
Fly

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Lisbon

— 2 nights

City of Seven Hills

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Arco do Triunfo and Museu Nacional do Azulejo. And it doesn't end there: observe the fascinating underwater world at Lisbon Oceanarium, make a trip to Praca do Comercio (Terreiro do Paco), wander the streets of Alfama, and appreciate the history behind Padrao dos Descobrimentos.

For ratings, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Lisbon planning tool.

Bangkok, Thailand to Lisbon is an approximately 18-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 7 hours traveling from Bangkok to Lisbon. Traveling from Bangkok in November, expect Lisbon to be much colder, temps between 21°C and 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can drive to Albufeira.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks
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Albufeira

— 2 nights

Garden of Portugal

Along Portugal's southern Algarve region sits Albufeira, a city boasting 20 beaches for visitors to choose from.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): race across the water with a speed boat tour, get outside with Outdoor Activities, and then kick back and relax at Praia da Falesia. Keep things going the next day: take in the dramatic natural features at Ponta da Piedade and then enjoy the sand and surf at Praia Da Rocha.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Albufeira tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Lisbon to Albufeira in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In November, daytime highs in Albufeira are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Albufeira

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Portugal travel guide

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Landmarks · Castles · Beaches
Small in size but rich in history, culture, and natural beauty, Portugal features contrasting landscapes that include long beaches, lush vineyards, verdant valleys, and rolling hills dotted with tiny settlements where old traditions still prevail. The country's serene interior, often overlooked by foreigners, remains largely unspoiled by mass tourism and offers visitors a chance to discover this less-trodden part of Europe at their own pace. Ripe for leisurely adventures on foot or by bicycle, Portugal's fertile countryside boasts well-preserved medieval castles and outstanding wineries, producing some of the world's finest ports. The country's cities offer a lively culinary scene known for its many award-winning restaurants, topping the itineraries of foodies from around the globe.