60 days in Portugal & Tonga Itinerary

60 days in Portugal & Tonga Itinerary

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Porto, Portugal
— 10 nights
2
Coimbra, Portugal
— 9 nights
3
Lisbon, Portugal
— 11 nights
4
Evora, Portugal
— 9 nights
5
Albufeira, Portugal
— 10 nights
6
Ha'apai Islands, Tonga
— 1 night
7
Nuku'alofa, Tonga
— 3 nights
8
Neiafu, Tonga
— 3 nights


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10
nights
Porto, Portugal

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.
Step out of Porto to go to Peneda-Geres National Park and see Peneda-Geres National Park, which is approximately 1h 35 min away. Next up on the itinerary: take in the views from Ponte de Dom Luis I, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, take in the waterfront activity at Cais da Ribeira, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral).

Before you visit Porto, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Ostrava, Czech Republic to Porto is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Ostrava to Porto due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Ostrava in March; daily highs in Porto reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Coimbra.

Things to do in Porto

Tours Parks Museums

Side Trips

Pocas Vinhos, Peneda-Geres National Park
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Pocas Vinhos ©
Pocas Vinhos
Ponte de Dom Luis I ©
Ponte de Dom Luis I
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral) ©
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral)

9
nights
Coimbra, Portugal

Coimbra ©
The university town of Coimbra exudes modern flair while embracing its roots as the medieval capital of Portugal.
Get out of town with these interesting Coimbra side-trips: Nazare (Praia da Nazare, Municipal Library of Nazareth, &more), City of Mangualde (in Mangualde) and Igreja e Convento de Sao Francisco (in Guimaraes). Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Jardim Botanico, pause for some serene contemplation at Chapel of St Michael, make a trip to Batalha Monastery, and take in the architecture and design of University of Coimbra.

To see maps, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Coimbra journey planner.

Getting from Porto to Coimbra by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. April in Coimbra sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can drive to Lisbon.

Things to do in Coimbra

Historic Sites Tours Museums

Side Trips

Nazare, Batalha Monastery, City of Mangualde, Igreja e Convento de Sao Francisco
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Sala dos Capelos ©
Sala dos Capelos
O Sitio
O Sitio
Igreja e Convento de Sao Francisco ©
Igreja e Convento de Sao Francisco

11
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lisbon: Sintra (Quinta da Regaleira, Park and National Palace of Pena, &more). There's much more to do: make a trip to Belém Tower, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Lisbon Oceanarium, see the interesting displays at Museu Nacional do Azulejo, and admire the masterpieces at Museu Calouste Gulbenkian.

To see more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Lisbon trip planner.

Traveling by car from Coimbra to Lisbon takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April in Lisbon, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to drive to Evora.

Things to do in Lisbon

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Sintra
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Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium
Alfama ©
Alfama

9
nights
Evora, Portugal

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, admire the landmark architecture of Estacao Ferroviaria de Evora, steep yourself in history at Cathedral of Evora (Se Catedral de Evora), and don't miss a visit to Walls of Evora.

To see photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Evora tour builder.

Drive from Lisbon to Evora in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Evora are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Albufeira.

Things to do in Evora

Historic Sites Tours Museums

Side Trips

Casa Relvas, Cromeleque de Vale de Maria do Meio, Church of Nossa Senhora do Espinheiro
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Capela dos Ossos ©
Capela dos Ossos
Lookout - Cordovil House Gallery (Evora) ©
Lookout - Cordovil House Gallery (Evora)
Centro Historico de Evora ©
Centro Historico de Evora

10
nights
Albufeira, Portugal

Albufeira ©
Along Portugal's southern Algarve region sits Albufeira, a city boasting 20 beaches for visitors to choose from.
Explore Albufeira's surroundings by going to Faro (Paroquia de Sao Pedro, Precious Time, &more), Olhao (Igreja Matriz de Nossa Senhora do Rosario, Atelier Zea, &more) and Clube Equestre A Palmeirinha (in Almancil). Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic natural features at Ponta da Piedade, play a few rounds at Golf Santo Antonio, explore the landscape on two wheels at Tic Tac Bike Tour, and pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Anthony.

For where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Albufeira online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Evora to Albufeira takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Traveling from Evora in May, Albufeira is somewhat warmer at night with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to travel to Ha'apai Islands.

Things to do in Albufeira

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Tavira, Lagos, Faro, Olhao, Sao Bras de Alportel
Find places to stay May 6 — 16:
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Percurso dos Sete Vales Suspensos ©
Percurso dos Sete Vales Suspensos
Ponta da Piedade ©
Ponta da Piedade
Cape Saint Vincent ©
Cape Saint Vincent

1
night
Ha'apai Islands, Tonga

Ha'apai Islands
Start off your visit on the 19th (Tue): head off the coast to Luahoko Robinson Island.

To find out how to plan a trip to Ha'apai Islands, use our trip itinerary maker.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Albufeira to Ha'apai Islands. Traveling from Albufeira to Ha'apai Islands, you'll lose 13 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Albufeira in May: high temperatures in Ha'apai Islands hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to travel to Nuku'alofa.

Things to do in Ha'apai Islands

Nature Parks
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3
nights
Nuku'alofa, Tonga

Nuku'alofa ©
The capital of Tonga and the seat of the island nation's royal family, Nuku'alofa was first seen by Western eyes in 1777, when legendary Captain James Cook arrived in the area.
Go for a jaunt from Nuku'alofa to Haveluliku to see Anahulu Cave - The Underground Swimming Pool about 34 minutes away. The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Ha'atafu Beach, delve into the mystery of Ha'amonga'a Maui Trilithon, tour the pleasant surroundings at Mapu'a 'a Vaea Blowholes, and pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of St Anthony of Padua.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Nuku'alofa trip planner.

Getting from Ha'apai Islands to Nuku'alofa by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: ride a ferry. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) to allow time to travel to Neiafu.

Things to do in Nuku'alofa

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Tongatapu Island, Anahulu Cave - The Underground Swimming Pool
Find places to stay May 19 — 22:
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Ha'atafu Beach ©
Ha'atafu Beach
Anahulu Cave - The Underground Swimming Pool ©
Free Church of Tonga ©
Free Church of Tonga

3
nights
Neiafu, Tonga

Neiafu ©
Neiafu is known for wildlife, parks, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the awesome beauty at Mt Talau, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Joseph's Cathedral, take in nature's colorful creations at Ene'io Botanical Garden, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Utakalongalu Market.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Neiafu attractions tool.

Traveling by flight from Nuku'alofa to Neiafu takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. May in Neiafu sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Neiafu

Parks Outdoors Nature
Find places to stay May 22 — 25:
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Mt Talau ©
Mt Talau
Ene'io Botanical Garden ©
Ene'io Botanical Garden
St Joseph's Cathedral ©
St Joseph's Cathedral

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