12 days in Algarve Itinerary

12 days in Algarve Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Algarve trip itinerary planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

12 days in Algarve Itinerary

Start: Dallas
Fly:  17​h 30​min
1
Albufeira
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Sagres
— 5 nights
bus + Fly:  19​h 15​min
End: Dallas

5
nights
Albufeira

Albufeira ©
Along Portugal's southern Algarve region sits Albufeira, a city boasting 20 beaches for visitors to choose from.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Albufeira Marina. Change things up with these side-trips from Albufeira: Alvor Boardwalk (in Alvor), Praia da Marinha (in Caramujeira) and Lagos (Praia Dona Ana & Ponta Da Piedale). There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Falesia Beach, wander the streets of Centro Historico de Albufeira, stroll through Praia dos Alemaes, and get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To find more things to do, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Albufeira trip planner .

Dallas, USA to Albufeira is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Western European Time, which is usually a 6 hour difference. While traveling from Dallas, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Albufeira, ranging from highs of 75°F to lows of 62°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can go by car to Sagres.

Things to do in Albufeira

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Portimao, Lagos, Algarve, Carvoeiro Boardwalk, Praia da Marinha
Highlights from your plan
Albufeira Marina ©
Albufeira Marina
Zoomarine Algarve ©
Zoomarine Algarve
Falesia  Beach ©
Falesia Beach

5
nights
Sagres

Sagres ©
Though the town of Sagres has roots in the Portuguese Age of Discovery, it is better known by visitors as a peaceful, rugged resort spot with great surfing beaches.
Change things up with these side-trips from Sagres: Aljezur (Pontal da Carrapateira, Castelo de Aljezur, & more) and Praia Vale Dos Homens (in Rogil). The adventure continues: visit a coastal fixture at Cape Saint Vincent, kick back and relax at Praia da Luz, stroll through Telheiro Beach, and get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Sagres online tour itinerary maker .

Getting from Albufeira to Sagres by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. October in Sagres sees daily highs of 75°F and lows of 62°F at night. You will leave for home on the 13th (Sun).

Things to do in Sagres

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Aljezur, Carrapateira, Praia Vale Dos Homens, Telheiro Beach, Praia da Luz
Highlights from your plan
Telheiro Beach ©
Telheiro Beach
Cape Saint Vincent ©
Cape Saint Vincent
Fortaleza de Sagres ©
Fortaleza de Sagres

Similar Plans

16 days in Spain & Algarve BY A USER FROM CANADA May, beaches, historic sites, museums, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 28 days in Algarve BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA May, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 23 days in Europe BY A USER FROM BRAZIL August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 6 days in Algarve BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 16 days in Algarve & Obidos BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM September, popular sights PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 6 days in Algarve BY A USER FROM SPAIN August, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 17 days in Algarve, Province of Malaga & Morocco BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA April, culture, historic sites, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 4 days in Algarve BY A USER FROM SPAIN August, outdoors, romantic, beaches, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, outdoors, romantic, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 9 days in Algarve BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, culture, relaxing, beaches, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, culture, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 10 days in South of Spain & Algarve BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, popular sights PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Algarve BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA January, culture, outdoors, popular sights PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans