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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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 Guincho Beach. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Palacio Nacional de Mafra and Miradouro da Cruz dos Remedios. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lisbon: Sintra (Sintra National Palace & Castelo dos Mouros), Parque Natural da Arrabida (in Setubal) and Boca do Inferno (in Cascais). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at National Coach Museum, admire the masterpieces at Museu Colecao Berardo, don't miss a visit to Obidos Village, and get great views at Miradouro da Senhora do Monte.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Lisbon trip planner.

Curitiba, Brazil to Lisbon is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Brasilia Standard Time (BRT) to Western European Standard Time (WET) is 3 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Lisbon can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can catch the flight to Faro.
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Find places to stay Oct 12 — 20:

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 Cabanas de Tavira Beach. Explore Faro's surroundings by going to Museu da Escrita do Sudoeste (in Almodovar), Family Golf Park (in Vilamoura) and Tavira Island (in Tavira). 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.
Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature
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Find places to stay Oct 20 — 25:

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 da Luz. Discover out-of-the-way places like Praia Gale and Algar Seco. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lagos: Praia Da Rocha (in Praia da Rocha), Praia Sao Rafael (in Albufeira) and Olhos de Agua ( Praia dos Olhos de Água & Praia da Falesia). 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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Find places to stay Oct 25 — 29:

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 Aldeia da Terra. 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). And it doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Nossa Senhora do Espinheiro, appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Historico de Evora, step into the grandiose world of Castelo de Aljustrel, and contemplate the long history of Cathedral of Evora (Se Catedral de Evora).

To see more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Evora trip itinerary maker app.

Getting from Lagos to Evora by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Lagos in October, expect a bit cooler with lows of 16°C in Evora. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Coimbra.
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Find places to stay Oct 29 — Nov 12:

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: Batalha Monastery (in Batalha), Fatima (Basilica da Santissima Trindade, Basilica de Nossa Senhora do Rosario de Fatima, &more) 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.
Historic Sites · Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
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Find places to stay Nov 12 — 19:

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 Casa do Galofor some retail therapy. Discover out-of-the-way places like Igreja do Carmo and Porto Augusto's. Change things up with these side-trips from Porto: Braga (Sameiro Sanctuary & Se de Braga), Guimaraes (Paco dos Duques de Braganca, Largo da Oliveira, &more) and Ponte Romana e Medieval (in Ponte de Lima). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Capela das Almas, do a tasting at Graham's Port Lodge, get into the urban bustle at Palacio da Bolsa, and don't miss a visit to Ribeira Square.

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Porto sightseeing planning app.

You can drive from Coimbra to Porto in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Porto can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can catch the flight to Ponta Delgada.
Historic Sites · Wineries · Shopping · Museums
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Find places to stay Nov 19 — 24:

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 Farol da Ponta da Ferraria. Head to Maviripa and Arquipelago - Centro De Artes Contemporaneasfor plenty of shopping. Venture out of the city with trips to Furnas (Capela de Nossa Senhora das Vitorias - Furnas, Parque Terra Nostra, &more), Vila Franca do Campo (Praia Da Amora & Islet of Vila Franca do Campo) and Sete Cidades (Igreja de Sao Nicolau & Vista do Rei Miradouro). The adventure continues: explore the activities along Furnas, see the interesting displays at Centro de Interpretacao da Cultura do Ananas, stroll through Caldeira Velha Environmental Interpretation Centre, and pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja de Sao Miguel Arcanjo.

For photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Ponta Delgada trip planner.

Getting from Porto to Ponta Delgada by flight takes about 3 hours. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Porto to Ponta Delgada due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Porto in November since evenings lows in Ponta Delgada dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can fly to Funchal.
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Find places to stay Nov 24 — Dec 2:

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 Valley of the Nuns. 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), Machico (Ponta de Sao Lourenco & Forte de Nossa Senhora do Amparo) and Ilheus da Ribeira da Janela (in Ribeira da Janela). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Levada Caldeirao Verde, see the interesting displays at Museu A Cidade do Acucar, get a taste of the local shopping with Galeria dos Prazeres, and get engrossed in the history at Madeira Story Centre.

To see where to stay, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Funchal trip planner.

You can fly from Ponta Delgada to Funchal in 3.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Azores Standard Time (AZOT) to Western European Standard Time (WET) is 1 hour. In December in Funchal, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to fly back home.
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Find places to stay Dec 2 — 10:

Portugal travel guide

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Landmarks · Castles · Beaches
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.