8 days in Alentejo Itinerary

8 days in Alentejo Itinerary

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Odemira
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Campo Maior
— 1 night
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Evora
— 3 nights
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Palmela
— 2 nights

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Odemira

Odemira ©
Odemira is a town and a municipality in Beja District in the Portuguese region of Alentejo. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): explore the landscape on two wheels at Rota Vicentina and then get outside with Praia de Zambujeira do Mar. On the 13th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get outside with Praia do Malhao, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Ilha do Pessegueiro.

To see more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Odemira trip itinerary builder website.

Lisbon to Odemira is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. October in Odemira sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 16°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to travel to Campo Maior.

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Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Adventure

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Rota Vicentina
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Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
5.0

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Campo Maior

Campo Maior ©
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): take an in-depth tour of Museu Aberto, learn about winemaking at Adega Mayor, then examine the collection at Centro de Ciencia do Cafe, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja Matriz de Campo Maior.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the Campo Maior trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by car from Odemira to Campo Maior takes 3.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Odemira to Campo Maior. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in October, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to drive to Evora.

Things to do in Campo Maior

Museums · Historic Sites · Wineries
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Winery / Vineyard
Adega Mayor
4.8

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Evora

Evora ©
The city of Evora functions as a museum of Roman origins and medieval times.
Aldeia da Terra and Monte da Ravasqueira will appeal to museum buffs. Get a sense of the local culture at Capela dos Ossos and Castelo da Rainha Santa Isabel. The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Aqueduto da Agua de Prata, pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja de Sao Francisco, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Evora (Se Catedral de Evora), and see the interesting displays at Tapetes de Arraiolos - Centro Interpretativo.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Evora route planner.

Drive from Campo Maior to Evora in 1.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Campo Maior to Evora. In October in Evora, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 16°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can go by car to Palmela.

Things to do in Evora

Historic Sites · Museums · Wineries

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Palmela

Palmela ©
Palmela is a town and a municipality in Portugal. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sun): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Parque Natural da Arrabida, then enjoy the sand and surf at Praia de Galapinhos, and then identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Comporta Beach, then admire the local landmark of Fonte dos Pasmados, then learn about winemaking at Jose Maria de Fonseca, and finally step into the grandiose world of Castelo de Palmela.

To see reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Palmela online trip planner.

Getting from Evora to Palmela by car takes about 1.5 hours. In October in Palmela, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Palmela

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Nature

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Scuba / Snorkeling
Scuba & Snorkeling
4.8

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