14 days in Portugal Itinerary

14 days in Portugal Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Portugal travel route planner

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Porto
— 2 nights
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Coimbra
— 1 night
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3
Fatima
Drive
4
Obidos
— 1 night
Drive
5
Evora
Drive
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Lisbon
— 4 nights
Drive
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Sintra
— 1 day
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Lisbon
— 1 night
Drive
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Sines
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Lagos
— 3 nights
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Faro
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Porto

— 2 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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Wine Tours & Tastings, Livraria Lello and Ponte de Dom Luis I. Visit Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral) and Torre dos Clerigos for their historical value. Get some cultural insight at Porto Augusto's and Sandeman Cellars. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the waterfront views at Douro River.

To see ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Porto trip planner.

Ottawa, Canada to Porto is an approximately 13-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or fly. You'll lose 5 hours traveling from Ottawa to Porto due to the time zone difference. June in Porto sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Coimbra.

Things to do in Porto

Wineries · Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Coimbra

— 1 night
The university town of Coimbra exudes modern flair while embracing its roots as the medieval capital of Portugal.
To find traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Coimbra trip itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from Porto to Coimbra in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Coimbra are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Fatima.

Things to do in Coimbra

Historic Sites

Fatima

Fátima is a civil parish in the municipality of Ourém, in the Portuguese Santarém District. Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): make a trip to Basilica de Nossa Senhora do Rosario de Fatima.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Fatima trip planner.

You can drive from Coimbra to Fatima in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Fatima are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Obidos.

Things to do in Fatima

Historic Sites

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.
To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Obidos day trip tool.

You can drive from Fatima to Obidos in an hour. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 16°C. You'll have a few hours on the 28th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Evora.

Things to do in Obidos

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Tours · Parks

Evora

The city of Evora functions as a museum of Roman origins and medieval times.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Templo Romano de Evora (Templo de Diana), take in the spiritual surroundings of Capela dos Ossos, and then delve into the distant past at Centro Interpretativo dos Almendres.

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You can drive from Obidos to Evora in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Obidos in June: highs in Evora hover around 36°C, while lows dip to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can go by car to Lisbon.

Things to do in Evora

Historic Sites

Lisbon

— 4 nights

City of Seven Hills

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Miradouro de Santa Catarina, Parque Eduardo VII, Municipal Square, and other attractions. Mosteiro dos Jeronimos and Castelo de S. Jorge will appeal to history buffs. Get some cultural insight at Alfama and Rua Augusta. It doesn't end there: make a trip to Belém Tower and take in the views from Vasco da Gama Bridge.

To see ratings, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our Lisbon visit planner.

Getting from Evora to Lisbon by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Evora in June, expect nights in Lisbon to be about the same, around 18°C, while days are slightly colder, around 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Sintra.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks · Shopping

Sintra

— 1 day
Surrounded by rolling hills and old mansions and castles, Sintra has become known as the first center of the European Romantic style.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Park and National Palace of Pena. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): explore the historical opulence of Castelo dos Mouros, then step into the grandiose world of Park and National Palace of Pena, and then stroll through Quinta da Regaleira.

For more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Sintra trip itinerary maker website.

Sintra is just a short distance from Lisbon. July in Sintra sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can go by car to Lisbon.

Things to do in Sintra

Historic Sites · Parks

Lisbon

— 1 night

City of Seven Hills

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Lisbon is just a stone's throw from Sintra. On the 3rd (Wed), you're off to Sines.

Things to do in Lisbon

Tours · Outdoors · Nightlife · Historic Sites

Sines

Sines is a Portuguese city of Setúbal District, the Alentejo region and subregion of the Alentejo coast, with about 18,298 inhabitants (2015 INE). To see traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Sines trip planner.

Traveling by car from Lisbon to Sines takes 2 hours. On the 3rd (Wed), you'll travel to Lagos.

Things to do in Sines

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Fun & Games

Lagos

— 3 nights

Jewel of the Algarve

The allure of the beaches and the town's historical center draw visitors to Lagos, a coastal destination in the Barlavento region of the Algarve.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Sea Kayaking Sagres, The West Coast Adventure Co., Bordeira Beach, and other attractions. Take a break from the city and head to Ponta da Piedade and Praia do Camilo.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Lagos holiday planner.

You can drive from Sines to Lagos in 2 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Lagos can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. You will have some time to spend on the 6th (Sat) before leaving for Faro.

Things to do in Lagos

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Faro

Portuguese Venice

The most well-known city in the Algarve, Faro boasts a cliffside location with popular beaches and a thriving cultural scene.
To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Faro online travel planner.

You can drive from Lagos to Faro in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In July in Faro, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 23°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 6th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Faro

Outdoors · Tours · Nightlife · Historic Sites

Portugal travel guide

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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.