12 days in Portugal Itinerary

12 days in Portugal Itinerary

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12 days in Portugal Itinerary

Start: Milan
Fly:  3​h
1
Porto
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Pinhao
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Amarante
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h
4
Porto
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
5
Aveiro
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 30​min
6
Tomar
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 15​min
7
Evora
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
8
Mourao
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 45​min
9
Portimao
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
10
Tavira
— Few hours
Drive:  30​min
11
Olhao
— Few hours
Drive:  30​min
12
Faro
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h
13
Portimao
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
14
Sagres
— Few hours
Drive:  45​min
15
Aljezur
— Few hours
Drive:  45​min
16
Portimao
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
17
Sintra
— Few hours
Drive:  30​min
18
Belem
— 1 day
Drive:  30​min
19
Lisbon
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
20
Nazare
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 15​min
21
Coimbra
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 30​min
22
Porto
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h
End: Milan

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nights
Porto

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.
For maps, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Porto trip planner .

Milan, Italy to Porto is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Milan to Porto is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Milan in October, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Porto: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 15°C at night. You will leave for Pinhao on the 29th (Tue).

Things to do in Porto

Outdoors Tours Parks

few
hours
Pinhao

Pinhao
To find traveler tips, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Pinhao day trip planning website .

Traveling by car from Porto to Pinhao takes 2 hours. You will leave for Amarante on the 29th (Tue).

Things to do in Pinhao

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

few
hours
Amarante

Amarante
Amadeo De Souza Cardoso Museum has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja de São Gonçalo, don't miss a visit to Ponte de Sao Goncalo, and then examine the collection at Amadeo De Souza Cardoso Museum.

For reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Amarante trip planner .

Drive from Porto to Amarante in an hour. On the 29th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Pinhao.

Things to do in Amarante

Outdoors Historic Sites Parks

1
night
Porto

Porto
To see where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Porto road trip planner .

You can drive from Pinhao to Porto in 2 hours. On the 30th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Aveiro.

Things to do in Porto

Outdoors Tours Parks

few
hours
Aveiro

Aveiro
Aveiro is a city and a municipality in Portugal. To find reviews, maps, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Aveiro day trip app .

You can take a train from Porto to Aveiro in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or drive. On the 30th (Wed), you'll travel to Coimbra.

Things to do in Aveiro

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites

few
hours
Tomar

Tomar
Tomar, also known in English as Thomar, is a city and a municipality in Santarém District in Portugal. To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Tomar trip planner .

You can drive from Aveiro to Tomar in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Tomar can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. You will leave for Evora on the 30th (Wed).

Things to do in Tomar

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

1
night
Evora

Evora
The city of Evora functions as a museum of Roman origins and medieval times.
For maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Evora trip app .

You can drive from Fatima to Evora in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in October, and nighttime lows around 16°C. You will leave for Viana do Alentejo on the 31st (Thu).

Things to do in Evora

Historic Sites Outdoors Tours

few
hours
Mourao

Mourao
Mourão is a municipality in the District of Évora in Portugal. To see where to stay, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Mourao driving holiday planner .

Traveling by car from Evora to Mourao takes an hour. In October in Mourao, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 16°C at night. On the 1st (Fri), you'll travel to Portimao.

Things to do in Mourao

Historic Sites Museums Wineries

1
night
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.
To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Portimao tour planner .

Traveling by car from Viana do Alentejo to Portimao takes 2.5 hours. In October in Portimao, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 19°C at night. You will leave for Faro on the 1st (Fri).

Things to do in Portimao

Outdoors Tours Nightlife

few
hours
Tavira

Tavira ©
Tavira has succeeded at escaping the flood of tourism that has affected other coastal Portuguese towns over the years.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Castelo de Tavira, Igreja da Misericordia and Fado com Historia. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): see a show at Fado com Historia, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja da Misericordia, and then take some stellar pictures from Castelo de Tavira.

To see other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Tavira online holiday planner .

You can drive from Portimao to Tavira in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In November in Tavira, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 14°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 2nd (Sat) before leaving for Faro.

Things to do in Tavira

Historic Sites Nightlife
Highlights from your plan
Castelo de Tavira ©
Castelo de Tavira
Fado com Historia ©
Fado com Historia
Igreja da Misericordia ©
Igreja da Misericordia

few
hours
Olhao

Olhao
Algarve Region's largest fishing port, Olhao occupies a strategically important coastal area inhabited since prehistoric times.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja Matriz de Nossa Senhora do Rosario and then get outside with Outdoor Activities.

To see reviews, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the Olhao trip planner.

Olhao is just a short distance from Tavira. In November, daily temperatures in Olhao can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can catch the train to Faro.

Things to do in Olhao

Outdoors Tours Nightlife

few
hours
Faro

Faro ©
The most well-known city in the Algarve, Faro boasts a cliffside location with popular beaches and a thriving cultural scene.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Faro Free Walking Tours. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): take in the local highlights with Faro Free Walking Tours.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Faro trip itinerary maker site .

Faro is just a short distance from Olhao. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in November, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Portimao.

Things to do in Faro

Tours
Highlights from your plan
Faro Free Walking Tours ©
Faro Free Walking Tours

1
night
Portimao

Portimao
To find traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Portimao travel route builder website .

You can drive from Tavira to Portimao in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. On the 2nd (Sat), you're off toSagres.

Things to do in Portimao

Outdoors Tours Nightlife

few
hours
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.
To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Sagres visit planner.

Traveling by car from Portimao to Sagres takes an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In November in Sagres, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 14°C at night. On the 2nd (Sat), you'll travel to Aljezur.

Things to do in Sagres

Outdoors Tours Beaches

few
hours
Aljezur

Aljezur
Aljezur is a municipality in Portugal. Plan trip to Aljezur with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Getting from Sagres to Aljezur by car takes about an hour. In November, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 14°C. On the 2nd (Sat), you're off toPortimao.

Things to do in Aljezur

Outdoors Tours Parks

1
night
Portimao

Portimao
To see photos, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Portimao sightseeing planner.

Getting from Aljezur to Portimao by car takes about an hour. You'll set off for Sintra on the 3rd (Sun).

Things to do in Portimao

Outdoors Tours Nightlife

few
hours
Sintra

Sintra
Surrounded by rolling hills and old mansions and castles, Sintra has become known as the first center of the European Romantic style.
Make your Sintra itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can drive from Portimao to Sintra in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or take a train. In November, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 11°C. You will leave for Belem on the 5th (Tue).

Things to do in Sintra

Outdoors Tours Parks

1
day
Belem

Belem
To find other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Belem online travel route planner .

Belem is very close to Sintra. In November, daytime highs in Belem are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. You'll set off for Lisbon on the 5th (Tue).

Things to do in Belem

Outdoors Tours Museums

3
nights
Lisbon

Lisbon
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
For other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Lisbon online road trip planner .

Lisbon is very close to Belem. November in Lisbon sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 11°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 6th (Wed) before leaving for Obidos.

Things to do in Lisbon

Tours Outdoors Nightlife

few
hours
Nazare

Nazare
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. Before you visit Nazare, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can drive from Obidos to Nazare in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in November, and nighttime lows around 9°C. On the 6th (Wed), you'll travel to Alcobaca.

Things to do in Nazare

Outdoors Tours Parks

few
hours
Coimbra

Coimbra
The university town of Coimbra exudes modern flair while embracing its roots as the medieval capital of Portugal.
Plan my Coimbra trip by asking Inpirock to come up with tips and suggestions.

Getting from Aveiro to Coimbra by train takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or drive. October in Coimbra sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C at night. On the 30th (Wed), you're off toBatalha.

Things to do in Coimbra

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites

1
night
Porto

Porto
To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Porto online trip itinerary builder .

You can drive from Alcobaca to Porto in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. You will have some time to spend on the 7th (Thu) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Porto

Outdoors Tours Parks

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