7 days in Portugal Itinerary

7 days in Portugal Itinerary

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7 days in Portugal Itinerary

Start: Porto
Drive:  2 h 30 min
1
Obidos
— 1 day
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Evora
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
3
Porto Covo
— 1 night
Drive:  30 min
4
Vila Nova de Milfontes
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h 45 min
5
Sagres
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
6
Albufeira
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  4 h 30 min
7
Ponte de Lima
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h
End: Porto

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day
Obidos

Obidos ©
Striking views of the Estremadura area and a famous medieval castle gave Obidos the name of Wedding Present Town.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): explore the historical opulence of Castelo de Óbidos, then make a trip to Obidos Village, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja de Santa Maria.

For ratings, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Obidos online vacation builder .

Porto to Obidos is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or take a train. In September, daytime highs in Obidos are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can drive to Evora.

Things to do in Obidos

Historic Sites
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Castelo de Óbidos ©
Castelo de Óbidos
Igreja de Santa Maria ©
Igreja de Santa Maria
Obidos Village ©
Obidos Village

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Evora

Evora ©
The city of Evora functions as a museum of Roman origins and medieval times.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Evora (Se Catedral de Evora), explore the ancient world of Centro Historico de Evora, make a trip to Capela dos Ossos, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja de Sao Francisco, then explore the ancient world of Cromeleque dos Almendres, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Templo Romano de Evora (Templo de Diana).

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Evora trip planner .

You can drive from Obidos to Evora in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Obidos in September, you will find days in Evora are a bit warmer (35°C), and nights are about the same (17°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Porto Covo.

Things to do in Evora

Historic Sites
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Capela dos Ossos ©
Capela dos Ossos
Centro Historico de Evora ©
Centro Historico de Evora

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night
Porto Covo

Porto Covo
On the 4th (Wed), stroll through Ilha do Pessegueiro and then stroll through Praia Grande.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Porto Covo day trip tool .

You can drive from Evora to Porto Covo in 2 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can travel to Vila Nova de Milfontes.

Things to do in Porto Covo

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Praia Grande
Praia Grande
Ilha do Pessegueiro ©
Ilha do Pessegueiro

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hours
Vila Nova de Milfontes

Vila Nova de Milfontes
Vila Nova de Milfontes is a civil parish in the municipality of Odemira of the Portuguese Alentejo region. Plan my Vila Nova de Milfontes trip by asking Inpirock to come up with tips and suggestions.

Vila Nova de Milfontes is very close to Porto Covo. September in Vila Nova de Milfontes sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 17°C at night. On the 4th (Wed), you'll travel to Sagres.

Things to do in Vila Nova de Milfontes

Outdoors Parks Tours
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night
Sagres

Sagres ©
Though the town of Sagres has roots in the Portuguese Age of Discovery, it is better known by visitors as a peaceful, rugged resort spot with great surfing beaches.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Praia da Luz, then kick back and relax at Praia do Zavial, and then enjoy the sea views from Cape Saint Vincent.

For reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Sagres trip itinerary builder app .

Traveling by car from Vila Nova de Milfontes to Sagres takes 2 hours. Traveling from Vila Nova de Milfontes in September, you will find days in Sagres are little chillier (30°C), and nights are somewhat warmer (21°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can drive to Albufeira.

Things to do in Sagres

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Praia do Zavial, Praia da Luz
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Cape Saint Vincent ©
Cape Saint Vincent
Praia da Luz ©
Praia da Luz
Praia do Zavial ©
Praia do Zavial

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nights
Albufeira

Albufeira ©
Along Portugal's southern Algarve region sits Albufeira, a city boasting 20 beaches for visitors to choose from.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Fri): enjoy the sea views from Lagos Farol da Ponta da Piedade, get great views at Ponta Da Piedale, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia Dona Ana, and finally wander the streets of Centro Historico de Albufeira. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Algarve, get interesting insight from Tours, then kick back and relax at Praia dos Olhos de Água, and finally get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Albufeira trip tool .

Traveling by car from Sagres to Albufeira takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. September in Albufeira sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 21°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Ponte de Lima.

Things to do in Albufeira

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Lagos, Algarve
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Ponta da Piedade ©
Ponta da Piedade
Praia Dona Ana ©
Praia Dona Ana
Centro Historico de Albufeira ©
Centro Historico de Albufeira

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night
Ponte de Lima

Ponte de Lima ©
Ponte de Lima, is the oldest vila in Portugal. On the 8th (Sun), enjoy the sand and surf at Praia do Cabedelo, then examine the collection at O Navio Gil Eannes, and then make a trip to Largo de Camoes.

For ratings, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Ponte de Lima trip maker website .

Explore your travel options from Albufeira to Ponte de Lima with the Route module. The time zone changes from Western European Time to Central European Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Albufeira in September since evenings lows in Ponte de Lima dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Ponte de Lima

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Viana do Castelo
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Praia do Cabedelo ©
Praia do Cabedelo
O Navio Gil Eannes ©
O Navio Gil Eannes

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