14 days in Portugal Itinerary

14 days in Portugal Itinerary

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Lisbon
— 2 nights
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Coimbra
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Viseu
— 1 night
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Vila Real
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Braganca
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Miranda do Douro
— 1 night
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Vila Nova de Foz Coa
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Guarda
— 1 night
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Belmonte
— 1 night
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Covilha
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Piodao
— 1 night
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Castelo Branco
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Castelo de Vide
— 1 night
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Marvao
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Elvas
— 1 night
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Estremoz
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Monsaraz
— 2 nights
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Evora
— 1 night
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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.
Visiting Speed Boats Tours and Nature & Wildlife Tours will get you outdoors. Step off the beaten path and head to Igreja de Sao Domingos (Santa Justa e Rufina) and The Best Portugal. There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Santo Antonio de Lisboa, take an in-depth tour of Fundacao Amalia Rodrigues Casa Museu, and examine the collection at National Museum of Ancient Art.

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Sao Paulo, Brazil to Lisbon is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Sao Paulo to Lisbon is 3 hours. In September, daytime highs in Lisbon are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Coimbra.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife

Coimbra

The university town of Coimbra exudes modern flair while embracing its roots as the medieval capital of Portugal.
For where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, use the Coimbra online travel planner.

Traveling by car from Lisbon to Coimbra takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. While traveling from Lisbon, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Coimbra, ranging from highs of 28°C to lows of 16°C. On the 16th (Fri), you're off to Viseu.

Things to do in Coimbra

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks · Museums

Viseu

— 1 night
Viseu is a city and municipality in the Centro Region of Portugal and the capital of the district of the same name, with a population of 99,274 inhabitants, and center of the Viseu Dão Lafões intermunipical community, with 267,633 inhabitants.Settled during the period of the early Iberian castro culture, the territory of Viseu was populated by a series of cultures, that include the Romans, Suebs, Visigoths and Moors. Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): take an in-depth tour of Museu Almeida Moreira, take an in-depth tour of Casa Do Miradouro, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of the Third of San Francisco.

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You can drive from Coimbra to Viseu in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Vila Real.

Things to do in Viseu

Museums · Historic Sites

Vila Real

On the 17th (Sat), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sao Domingos Church.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Vila Real day trip planning tool.

You can drive from Viseu to Vila Real in an hour. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to drive to Braganca.

Things to do in Vila Real

Historic Sites

Braganca

Bragança is a city and municipality in north-eastern Portugal, capital of the district of Bragança, in the Alto Trás-os-Montes subregion of Portugal. For more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Braganca vacation maker website.

Traveling by car from Vila Real to Braganca takes 1.5 hours. You'll set off for Miranda do Douro on the 17th (Sat).

Things to do in Braganca

Museums · Historic Sites · Nightlife · Parks

Miranda do Douro

— 1 night
Miranda do Douro or Miranda de l Douro is a town and a municipality in the district of Bragança, northeastern Portugal. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sun): get great views at Miradouro S. Joao das Arribas.

To find maps, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Miranda do Douro online holiday planner.

Getting from Braganca to Miranda do Douro by car takes about an hour. You'll have a few hours on the 18th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Vila Nova de Foz Coa.

Vila Nova de Foz Coa

On the 18th (Sun), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja Matriz de Vila Nova de Foz Coa and then take in the dramatic scenery at Fraga da Ola.

To find photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Vila Nova de Foz Coa trip planning site.

Drive from Miranda do Douro to Vila Nova de Foz Coa in 1.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can go by car to Guarda.

Things to do in Vila Nova de Foz Coa

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

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Guarda

— 1 night
On the 19th (Mon), look for gifts at Sabores da Serra, then head outdoors with Vale Glaciar de Loriga, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja da Misericordia.

To find reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Guarda tour planning website.

Getting from Vila Nova de Foz Coa to Guarda by car takes about an hour. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can go by car to Belmonte.

Things to do in Guarda

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

Belmonte

— 1 night
Belmonte is a municipality in the district of Castelo Branco, Portugal. Start off your visit on the 19th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja Matriz de Belmonte and then pause for some photo ops at Estatua Pedro Alvares Cabral.

To see ratings, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Belmonte trip tool.

Belmonte is just a short distance from Guarda. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to drive to Covilha.

Things to do in Belmonte

Museums · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites

Covilha

Covilhã is a city and a municipality in the Centro region, Portugal. Start off your visit on the 20th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Museu de Arte Sacra and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja de Nossa Senhora da Conceicao.

For ratings, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Covilha tour planner.

Covilha is just a stone's throw from Belmonte. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Piodao.

Things to do in Covilha

Historic Sites · Museums

Piodao

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Wed): admire the sheer force of Cascata da Fraga da Pena, then pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja Matriz de Nossa Senhora da Conceicao, and then get engrossed in the history at Museu do Piodao.

For traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Piodao sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Covilha to Piodao takes 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to drive to Castelo Branco.

Things to do in Piodao

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trip

Castelo Branco

For maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Castelo Branco sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Piodao to Castelo Branco takes 2.5 hours. You will leave for Castelo de Vide on the 21st (Wed).

Things to do in Castelo Branco

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Nightlife

Castelo de Vide

— 1 night
Castelo de Vide is a municipality in Portugal, with a population of 3,407 inhabitants in 2011, in an area of 264.91km2.HistoryIt is unclear when the first settlers occupied the territory of Castelo de Vide, although archaeologists suggest that the decision to occupy the land, came from the morphology of the soil and from a territorial strategy to occupy and conquered lands. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Nossa Senhora da Penha and then don't miss a visit to Mosteiro da Flor da Rosa e Nucleo do Museu Nacional de Arte Antiga.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Castelo de Vide trip planner.

You can drive from Castelo Branco to Castelo de Vide in 1.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Castelo Branco to Castelo de Vide. In September, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 18°C. On the 22nd (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Marvao.

Things to do in Castelo de Vide

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Marvao

Marvão is a municipality in Portalegre District in Portugal. On the 22nd (Thu), pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja de Sao Tiago and then examine the collection at Lagar Museu Antonio Picado Nunes.

For maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Marvao travel planner.

Marvao is just a stone's throw from Castelo de Vide. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Elvas.

Things to do in Marvao

Historic Sites · Museums

Elvas

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): stroll the grounds of O Cemiterio dos Ingleses and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sao Domingos Church.

To see more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read our Elvas tour builder.

Drive from Marvao to Elvas in 1.5 hours. In September, daytime highs in Elvas are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Estremoz.

Things to do in Elvas

Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip

Estremoz

Estremoz is a municipality in Portugal. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja de N. Sr.a da Anunciacao, then examine the collection at Museu Regional do Vinho, and then don't miss a visit to Enoteca.

To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read Estremoz road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Elvas to Estremoz takes an hour. In September, daytime highs in Estremoz are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Monsaraz.

Things to do in Estremoz

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Monsaraz

— 2 nights
Monsaraz is a civil parish of the municipality of the Reguengos de Monsaraz, on the right margin of the Guadiana River in Portuguese Alentejo region, near its border with Spain. On the 24th (Sat), examine the collection at Museu da Luz, make a trip to Menir do Outeiro (Monsaraz), and then enjoy the sand and surf at Praia Fluvial de Monsaraz.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Monsaraz road trip planning site.

You can drive from Estremoz to Monsaraz in an hour. The time zone difference when traveling from Estremoz to Monsaraz is minus 1 hour. In September, daytime highs in Monsaraz are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to drive to Evora.

Things to do in Monsaraz

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Museums

Side Trip

Evora

— 1 night
The city of Evora functions as a museum of Roman origins and medieval times.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sun): gain insight at Garcia de Resende Theater (Evora), admire the ancient design of In Acqua Veritas, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Convento dos Loios, then examine the collection at Megalithica Ebora, and finally appreciate the history behind Porta do Raimundo.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Evora tour itinerary tool.

You can drive from Monsaraz to Evora in an hour. September in Evora sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 17°C at night. On the 26th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Evora

Historic Sites · Museums · Baths · Spas

Side Trip

Portugal travel guide

4.2
Landmarks · Castles · Beaches
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.