60 days in Portugal Itinerary

60 days in Portugal Itinerary

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Lisbon
— 7 nights
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Faro
— 5 nights
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Lagos
— 4 nights
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Evora
— 14 nights
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Coimbra
— 7 nights
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Porto
— 5 nights
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Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel
— 8 nights
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Funchal, Madeira
— 8 nights
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Lisbon — 7 nights

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Get in touch with nature at Baleal Beach and Miradouro da Cruz dos Remedios. Museum-lovers will get to explore National Coach Museum and Museu Colecao Berardo. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lisbon: Palacio Nacional de Mafra (in Mafra), Parque Natural da Arrabida (in Setubal) and Sintra (Sintra National Palace & Castelo dos Mouros). There's still lots to do: make a trip to Rossio Train Station, get great views at Miradouro da Senhora do Monte, explore the striking landscape at Boca do Inferno, and kick back and relax at Guincho Beach.

To see more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Lisbon itinerary planning website.

Curitiba, Brazil to Lisbon is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Traveling from Curitiba to Lisbon, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. October in Lisbon sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can catch the flight to Faro.
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Faro — 5 nights

The most well-known city in the Algarve, Faro boasts a cliffside location with popular beaches and a thriving cultural scene.
Visit Praia de Monte Gordo and Praia do Barril for some beach relaxation. Escape the urban bustle at Ilha da Culatra and Tavira Island. Explore Faro's surroundings by going to Museu da Escrita do Sudoeste (in Almodovar), Family Golf Park (in Vilamoura) and Cabanas de Tavira Beach (in Cabanas). There's much more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Faro Cathedral, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Igreja Matriz de Nossa Senhora do Rosario, contemplate the long history of Old Town Faro, and take in the waterfront activity at Marina de Vilamoura.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Faro online travel planner.

Fly from Lisbon to Faro in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Faro are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. On the 25th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Lagos.
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Lagos — 4 nights

The allure of the beaches and the town's historical center draw visitors to Lagos, a coastal destination in the Barlavento region of the Algarve.
Step out of the city life by going to Praia da Oura and Praia Gale. Discover out-of-the-way places like Praia da Luz and Algar Seco. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lagos: Olhos de Agua ( Praia dos Olhos de Água & Praia da Falesia), Praia Sao Rafael (in Albufeira) and Praia Da Rocha (in Praia da Rocha). There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Meia Praia, stroll through Praia da Marinha, and take in the dramatic natural features at Ponta da Piedade.

To find other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the Lagos day trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Faro to Lagos takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in October, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Evora.
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Evora — 14 nights

The city of Evora functions as a museum of Roman origins and medieval times.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Castelo de Evoramonte and Casa Museu de Alpalhao. Appreciate the collections at Museum of Sacred Art of the Cathedral of Evora and Museu do Campo Alentejano. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Evora: Centro de Interpretacao da Batalha de Atoleiros (in Fronteira), Castelo de Vide (Church of Nossa Senhora da Penha & Oficina-Museu Mestre Carolino) and Vila Vicosa (Igreja de Santo Antonio dos Capuchos, Paco Ducal, &more). There's much more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Nossa Senhora do Espinheiro, get to know the fascinating history of Centro Historico de Evora, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Evora (Se Catedral de Evora), and explore the ancient world of Centro Interpretativo dos Almendres.

To find more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Evora travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Lagos to Evora takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Lagos in October since evenings lows in Evora dip to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Coimbra.
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Coimbra — 7 nights

The university town of Coimbra exudes modern flair while embracing its roots as the medieval capital of Portugal.
Get in touch with nature at Praia da Costa Nova and Praia da Nazare. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Old Cathedral of Coimbra (Se Velha de Coimbra) and Museu Nacional de Machado de Castro. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Coimbra: Fatima (Basilica da Santissima Trindade, Basilica de Nossa Senhora do Rosario de Fatima, &more), Batalha Monastery (in Batalha) and Alcobaca (Museu Raul Da Bernarda, Monastery of Alcobaca, &more). The adventure continues: step into the grandiose world of Castelo de Tomar, enjoy the scholastic atmosphere at University of Coimbra, steep yourself in history at Igreja e Mosteiro da Santa Cruz, and don't miss a visit to O Sitio.

To see photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Coimbra trip builder app.

Drive from Evora to Coimbra in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. November in Coimbra sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Porto.
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Porto — 5 nights

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.
Head to Mercado Bom Sucesso and Palacio da Bolsafor some retail therapy. Discover out-of-the-way places like Igreja do Carmo and Capela das Almas. Change things up with these side-trips from Porto: Guimaraes (Paco dos Duques de Braganca, Largo da Oliveira, &more), Ponte Romana e Medieval (in Ponte de Lima) and Braga (Sameiro Sanctuary & Se de Braga). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at O Navio Gil Eannes, do a tasting at Taylor's Port, stop by Casa do Galo, and don't miss a visit to Ribeira Square.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Porto holiday planner.

Getting from Coimbra to Porto by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. November in Porto sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to fly to Ponta Delgada.
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Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel — 8 nights

As the busy capital of São Miguel, Ponta Delgada represents the most visited place on the island. Known for its historical buildings, the city offers 17th- and 18th-century convents and churches, as well as cobbled pedestrian streets and hidden squares.
Step off the beaten path and head to Salto do Cabrito and Centro de Monitorizacao e Investigacao das Furnas. Head to Maviripa and Arquipelago - Centro De Artes Contemporaneasfor plenty of shopping. Venture out of the city with trips to Farol da Ponta da Ferraria (in Ginetes), Sete Cidades (Igreja de Sao Nicolau & Vista do Rei Miradouro) and Furnas (Capela de Nossa Senhora das Vitorias - Furnas, Parque Terra Nostra, &more). There's much more to do: explore the activities along Furnas, hike along Trilho da Fonte Santa - Praia da Viola, enjoy the sand and surf at Praia Da Amora, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja de Sao Miguel Arcanjo.

To see other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Ponta Delgada trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by flight from Porto to Ponta Delgada takes 3 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Porto to Ponta Delgada. Traveling from Porto in November, plan for a bit warmer nights in Ponta Delgada, with lows around 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can catch the flight to Funchal.
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Funchal, Madeira — 8 nights

The capital of the island of Madeira for more than 500 years, Funchal represents a laid-back city made popular by its historical sites and climate.
Get in touch with nature at 25 Fontes Falls and Ponta de Sao Lourenco. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Miradouro da Ponta do Rosto and Santa Maria Street. Change things up with these side-trips from Funchal: Church of Sao Pedro (in Ponta do Pargo), Forte de Nossa Senhora do Amparo (in Machico) and Ilheus da Ribeira da Janela (in Ribeira da Janela). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Levada Caldeirao Verde, examine the collection at Sao Jorge Watermill, view the masterpieces at Galeria dos Prazeres, and get engrossed in the history at Madeira Story Centre.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Funchal tour planner.

Getting from Ponta Delgada to Funchal by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Ponta Delgada to Funchal. In December in Funchal, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 18°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can fly back home.
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Portugal travel guide

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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.
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