7 days in Alentejo Itinerary

7 days in Alentejo Itinerary

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Sesimbra
— 1 night
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Vila Nova de Milfontes
— 2 nights
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Grandola
— 1 night
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Evora
— 2 nights
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Sesimbra

Sesimbra is a municipality of Portugal, in the Setúbal District, lying at the foothills of the Serra da Arrábida, a mountain range between Setúbal and Sesimbra. Start off your visit on the 29th (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Ribeira do Cavalo Beach, step into the grandiose world of Castelo de Palmela, and then do a tasting at Jose Maria de Fonseca. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the pleasant sights at Lapa de Santa Margarida, head outdoors with Praia do Meco, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Fonte da Telha Beach, and finally scramble along the landscape with Vertente Natural.

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Lisbon to Sesimbra is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Sesimbra can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to drive to Vila Nova de Milfontes.

Things to do in Sesimbra

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Vertente Natural ©
Canyoning / Rapelling Tour
Vertente Natural
4.8

2
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Vila Nova de Milfontes

Vila Nova de Milfontes is a civil parish in the municipality of Odemira of the Portuguese Alentejo region. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Ilha do Pessegueiro, kick back and relax at Praia das Furnas, then get outside with Praia do Malhao, and finally find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get a taste of the local shopping with Atelier Vincent, get outside with Praia de Almograve, stroll through Praia do Carvalhal, then get outside with Praia dos Alteirinhos, and finally head outdoors with Praia de Zambujeira do Mar.

To see other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Vila Nova de Milfontes trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Sesimbra to Vila Nova de Milfontes takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Sesimbra in August, you will find days in Vila Nova de Milfontes are somewhat warmer (39°C), and nights are about the same (19°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can travel to Grandola.

Things to do in Vila Nova de Milfontes

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Adventure

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Praia das Furnas ©
Must see
Praia das Furnas
4.6

1
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Grandola

Grândola is a town and municipality in Setúbal District in Portugal. On the 2nd (Wed), trot along with Passeios a Cavalo Melides, tour the pleasant surroundings at Pego Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Praia do Carvalhal, then stroll through Comporta Beach, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Praia de Melides.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Grandola trip itinerary builder app.

Drive from Vila Nova de Milfontes to Grandola in 1.5 hours. September in Grandola sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Evora.

Things to do in Grandola

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Tours

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Pego Beach ©
Must see
Pego Beach
4.7
Praia de Melides ©
Must see
Praia de Melides
4.5

2
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Evora

The city of Evora functions as a museum of Roman origins and medieval times.
On the 3rd (Thu), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Templo Romano de Evora (Templo de Diana), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sao Joao Evangelista Church (Evora), examine the collection at Aldeia da Terra, contemplate the long history of Cathedral of Evora (Se Catedral de Evora), then pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja de Sao Francisco, and finally make a trip to Capela dos Ossos. On the 4th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: cross one thing off your bucket list with Skydive Portugal, delve into the distant past at Centro Historico de Evora, then do a tasting at Ervideira, then see the interesting displays at Museu de Evora, and finally steep yourself in history at Aqueduto da Agua de Prata.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Evora trip planner.

Traveling by car from Grandola to Evora takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in September, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Evora

Historic Sites · Museums · Adventure · Tours

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Walls of Evora ©
Must see
Walls of Evora
4.5

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