13 days in Sines & Monchique Itinerary

13 days in Sines & Monchique Itinerary

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Drive to Stuttgart Airport, Fly to Humberto Delgado Airport (Lisbon Portela Airport), Drive to Sines
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Sines
— 4 nights
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Monchique
— 8 nights
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Drive to Humberto Delgado Airport (Lisbon Portela Airport), Fly to Stuttgart Airport, Drive to Metzingen

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Sines

— 4 nights
Sines is a Portuguese city of Setúbal District, the Alentejo region and subregion of the Alentejo coast, with about 18,298 inhabitants (2015 INE). Change things up with these side-trips from Sines: Santiago do Cacem (Moinho de Vento da Quintinha & Igreja da Misericordia de Santiago do Cacem). And it doesn't end there: get outside with Praia de Sao Torpes, enjoy the sand and surf at Ilha do Pessegueiro, appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Historico de Sines, and pause for some photo ops at Monumento Do Vasco Da Gama.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Sines trip itinerary maker app.

Metzingen, Germany to Sines is an approximately 8-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Western European Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. On the 14th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Monchique.

Things to do in Sines

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trips

Monchique

— 8 nights
Monchique is a municipality of southern Portugal, in Faro District (province of Algarve). Get out of town with these interesting Monchique side-trips: Porches (Casa Grade & Capela da Nossa Senhora da Rocha), Cape Saint Vincent (in Sagres) and Praia da Marinha (in Caramujeira). There's still lots to do: take in the awesome beauty at Montes da Fóia, make a trip to Caldas de Monchique, kick back and relax at Arrifana Beach, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Odeceixe Beach.

To see photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Monchique online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Sines to Monchique takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in May, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Monchique

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips