11 days in Portugal Itinerary

11 days in Portugal Itinerary

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Porto
— 4 nights
Drive
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Costa Nova
Drive
3
Nazare
— 1 night
Drive
4
Obidos
— 1 night
Drive
5
Azenhas do Mar
— 1 day
Drive
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Lisbon
— 2 nights
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Porto
— 1 day
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Porto

— 4 nights

Unvanquished City

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.
Go for a jaunt from Porto to Guimaraes to see Centro Historico de Guimaraes about 56 minutes away. Dedicate the 25th (Fri) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's still lots to do: see exotic creatures in open habitats at Oporto Buggy Adventure, do a tasting at Cockburn’s Port Wine Lodge, let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, and take in panoramic vistas at Torre dos Clerigos.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Porto trip itinerary app.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Porto is an approximately 11-hour flight. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Tel Aviv to Porto due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Tel Aviv in September, expect nights in Porto to be much colder, around 15°C, while days are little chillier, around 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can travel to Costa Nova.

Things to do in Porto

Tours · Wineries · Adventure · Outdoors

Side Trips

Costa Nova

On the 29th (Tue), enjoy the sand and surf at Praia da Barra.

To find traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Costa Nova tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Porto to Costa Nova takes an hour. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Nazare.

Things to do in Costa Nova

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

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Nazare

— 1 night
Nazaré is a town and a municipality in subregion Oeste and Leiria District, in Portugal.It is one of the most popular seaside resorts in the Silver Coast/Costa de Prata, Portugal. To find maps, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Nazare driving holiday planning website.

Drive from Costa Nova to Nazare in 2 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 16°C. On the 30th (Wed), you'll travel to Obidos.

Things to do in Nazare

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Tours · Parks

Obidos

— 1 night

Wedding Present Town

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 30th (Wed): explore the historical opulence of Castelo de Óbidos, don't miss a visit to Obidos Village, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Bacalhoa Buddha Eden.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, use the Obidos online day trip planner.

You can drive from Nazare to Obidos in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can go by car to Azenhas do Mar.

Things to do in Obidos

Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trip

Azenhas do Mar

— 1 day
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Thu): examine the collection at Museu Arqueologico de Odrinhas, stroll through Lugar das Piscinas das Azenhas do Mar, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Praia da Adraga.

To find photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Azenhas do Mar trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Obidos to Azenhas do Mar by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive. In October, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to go by car to Lisbon.

Things to do in Azenhas do Mar

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Museums

Side Trips

Lisbon

— 2 nights

City of Seven Hills

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Lisbon Oceanarium, then explore the world behind art at Museu Nacional do Azulejo, then make a trip to Elevador de Santa Justa, and finally contemplate the long history of Castelo de S. Jorge. On the next day, wander the streets of Alfama, then make a trip to Praca do Comercio (Terreiro do Paco), then don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mosteiro dos Jeronimos.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Lisbon day trip website.

Drive from Azenhas do Mar to Lisbon in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. October in Lisbon sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 17°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to catch the flight to Porto.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks

Porto

— 1 day

Unvanquished City

Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Monumento aos Herois da Guerra Peninsular, then take in the views from Ponte de Dom Luis I, and then admire the striking features of Palacio da Bolsa.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Porto trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Lisbon to Porto by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Sun) to allow time for the flight back home.

Things to do in Porto

Historic Sites · Shopping

Portugal travel guide

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Landmarks · Beaches · Sacred & Religious Sites
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.