14 days in Portugal Itinerary

14 days in Portugal Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Tavira
— 1 night
2
Lagos
— 3 nights
3
Evora
— 1 night
4
Lisbon
— 4 nights
5
Porto
— 2 nights
6
Funchal, Madeira
— 2 nights

1
night
Tavira

Tavira ©
Tavira has succeeded at escaping the flood of tourism that has affected other coastal Portuguese towns over the years.
On the 15th (Mon), pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja de Sao Lourenco de Almancil, thenstop by Canastra, and then stroll through Praia do Barril. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia de Monte Gordo and then enjoy the sand and surf at Cabanas de Tavira Beach.

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Tavira tour itinerary maker site.

Malaga, Spain to Tavira is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. Traveling from Malaga to Tavira, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In July in Tavira, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Lagos.

Things to do in Tavira

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Canastra, Praia de Monte Gordo, Igreja de Sao Lourenco de Almancil
Highlights from your plan
Praia do Barril ©
Praia do Barril
Cabanas de Tavira Beach ©
Cabanas de Tavira Beach
Praia de Monte Gordo ©
Praia de Monte Gordo

3
nights
Lagos

Lagos ©
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 itinerary includes some good beach time at Falesia Beach and Praia dos Olhos de Água. Step out of the city life by going to Ponta da Piedade and Praia do Camilo. Venture out of the city with trips to Cape Saint Vincent (in Sagres) and Praia Da Rocha (in Praia da Rocha). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Praia Dona Ana.

Discover how to plan a Lagos trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Tavira to Lagos takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In July, daytime highs in Lagos are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to drive to Evora.

Things to do in Lagos

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Albufeira, Praia Da Rocha, Cape Saint Vincent
Highlights from your plan
Cape Saint Vincent ©
Cape Saint Vincent
Falesia  Beach ©
Falesia Beach
Praia Da Rocha ©
Praia Da Rocha

1
night
Evora

Evora ©
The city of Evora functions as a museum of Roman origins and medieval times.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Nossa Senhora do Espinheiro, explore the ancient world of Centro Interpretativo dos Almendres, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Capela dos Ossos, contemplate the long history of Cathedral of Evora (Se Catedral de Evora), thendelve into the distant past at Centro Historico de Evora, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Templo Romano de Evora (Templo de Diana).

To find maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Evora trip planner.

You can drive from Lagos to Evora in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. When traveling from Lagos in July, plan for somewhat warmer days in Evora, with highs around °C, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Lisbon.

Things to do in Evora

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Church of Nossa Senhora do Espinheiro
Highlights from your plan
Capela dos Ossos ©
Capela dos Ossos
Centro Historico de Evora ©
Centro Historico de Evora
Cathedral of Evora (Se Catedral de Evora) ©

4
nights
Lisbon

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Popular historic sites such as Mosteiro dos Jeronimos and Castelo de S. Jorge are in your itinerary. Discover out-of-the-way places like Basilica de Nossa Senhora do Rosario de Fatima and Cabo da Roca. Explore Lisbon's surroundings by going to Sintra (Park and National Palace of Pena & Quinta da Regaleira) and Batalha Monastery (in Batalha). There's much more to do: make a trip to Belém Tower, stop by Artes de S+Jorge, wander the streets of Avenida da Liberdade, and get a taste of the local shopping with Rossio Square.

For where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Lisbon road trip planning app.

Drive from Evora to Lisbon in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Evora in July, expect nights in Lisbon to be about the same, around °C, while days are a bit cooler, around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to travel to Porto.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Sintra, Batalha Monastery, Basilica de Nossa Senhora do Rosario de Fatima, Cabo da Roca
Highlights from your plan
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Basilica de Nossa Senhora do Rosario de Fatima ©
Batalha Monastery ©
Batalha Monastery

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Bom Jesus do Monte, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Se de Braga, step into the grandiose world of Guimaraes Castle, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Historico de Guimaraes, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Largo da Oliveira. On your second day here, learn about winemaking at Graham's Port Lodge, learn about winemaking at Taylor's Port, thentake in the views from Ponte de Dom Luis I, thentake a stroll around Palacio da Bolsa, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral).

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Porto route planner.

Fly from Lisbon to Porto in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Lisbon in July, you will find days in Porto are a bit cooler (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Funchal.

Things to do in Porto

Historic Sites Wineries Shopping

Side Trips

Guimaraes, Vila Nova de Gaia, Braga
Highlights from your plan
Bom Jesus do Monte ©
Bom Jesus do Monte
Largo da Oliveira ©
Largo da Oliveira
Graham's Port Lodge ©
Graham's Port Lodge

2
nights
Funchal, Madeira

Funchal ©
The capital of the island of Madeira for more than 500 years, Funchal represents a laid-back city made popular by its historical sites and climate.
On the 27th (Sat), identify plant and animal life at Ponta de Sao Lourenco and then explore the activities along Porto Moniz Natural Swimming Pools. On the 28th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: learn about winemaking at Blandy's Wine Lodge and then get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Funchal using our trip planner.

You can fly from Porto to Funchal in 5 hours. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Funchal when traveling from Porto in July, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Funchal

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Porto Moniz Natural Swimming Pools, Ponta de Sao Lourenco
Highlights from your plan
Ponta de Sao Lourenco ©
Ponta de Sao Lourenco
Porto Moniz Natural Swimming Pools ©
Porto Moniz Natural Swimming Pools
Blandy's Wine Lodge ©
Blandy's Wine Lodge

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