10 days in Portugal Itinerary

10 days in Portugal Itinerary

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10 days in Portugal Itinerary

Start: Recife
Fly:  10​h 30​min
1
Lisbon
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
Porto
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  5​h
3
Portimao
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
4
Evora
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  13​h
End: Recife

2
nights
Lisbon

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sat): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Lisbon Oceanarium and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mosteiro dos Jeronimos.

To find photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Lisbon holiday maker app .

Recife, Brazil to Lisbon is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from Recife to Lisbon. Expect slightly colder evenings in Lisbon when traveling from Recife in August, with lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Porto.

Things to do in Lisbon

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites
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Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos

2
nights
Porto

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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): savor the flavors at Food & Drink, then steep yourself in history at Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral), and then admire the striking features of Palacio da Bolsa. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon): explore the activities along Rio Douro, snap pictures at Ponte de Dom Luis I, go for a stroll along the water at Cais da Ribeira, then pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja da Ordem Terceira de São Francisco, then get your bearings at Livraria Lello, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Torre dos Clerigos.

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

Traveling by flight from Lisbon to Porto takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Lisbon in September, things will get slightly colder in Porto: highs are around 27°C and lows about 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Portimao.

Things to do in Porto

Tours Parks Historic Sites
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Ponte de Dom Luis I ©
Ponte de Dom Luis I
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral) ©
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral)

3
nights
Portimao

Portimao ©
Originally a small fishing village, Portimão today serves as one of the most populated towns in the Algarve and also a favorite spot for sailing.
Portimao is known for beaches, nightlife, adventure, shopping, and outdoors. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Praia Da Rocha, join the crowd at Autodromo Internacional do Algarve, tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia dos Tres Irmaos, and examine the collection at Museu de Portimao.

For maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Portimao vacation builder .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Porto to Portimao in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Porto in September since evenings lows in Portimao dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Evora.

Things to do in Portimao

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Praia dos Tres Irmaos ©
Praia dos Tres Irmaos
Praia Da Rocha ©
Praia Da Rocha
Alvor Boardwalk ©
Alvor Boardwalk

2
nights
Evora

Evora ©
The city of Evora functions as a museum of Roman origins and medieval times.
Evora is known for historic sites, museums, wineries, adventure, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Capela dos Ossos, contemplate the long history of Walls of Evora, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Evora (Se Catedral de Evora), and explore the ancient world of Cromeleque dos Almendres.

For reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Evora itinerary planning app .

Drive from Portimao to Evora in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. While traveling from Portimao, expect somewhat warmer days and slightly colder nights in Evora, ranging from highs of 35°C to lows of 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Evora

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

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