15 days in Algarve Itinerary

15 days in Algarve Itinerary

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15 days in Algarve Itinerary

Start: Copenhagen
+2
Fly + shuttle + bus:  8​h 15​min
1
Lagos
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Faro
— 8 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: Copenhagen

6
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Lagos: Sagres (Cape Saint Vincent & Fortaleza de Sagres), Castelo de Silves (in Silves) and Albufeira (Dolphin & Whale Watching, Praia Sao Rafael, & more). There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Ponta Da Piedale, trek along Percurso dos Sete Vales Suspensos, enjoy the sand and surf at Praia da Marinha, and take in the waterfront at Carvoeiro Boardwalk.

To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Lagos trip itinerary maker site .

Copenhagen, Denmark to Lagos is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Copenhagen to Lagos. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Copenhagen in December, with highs in Lagos at 20°C and lows at 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Faro.

Things to do in Lagos

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Albufeira, Portimao, Sagres, Carvoeiro Boardwalk, Forte de Almádena
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Ponta Da Piedale ©
Ponta Da Piedale
Praia Da Rocha ©
Praia Da Rocha
Falesia  Beach ©
Falesia Beach

8
nights
Faro

Faro ©
The most well-known city in the Algarve, Faro boasts a cliffside location with popular beaches and a thriving cultural scene.
Get out of town with these interesting Faro side-trips: Cabanas de Tavira beach (in Cabanas), Fortaleza de Cacela (in Vila Nova de Cacela) and Tavira (Xiribeachbar - Ilha de Tavira, Tavira Island, & more). The adventure continues: take in the waterfront activity at Marina de Vilamoura, stroll around Ria Formosa, enjoy some diversion at Tennisinportugal, and take a memorable tour with Tours.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Faro road trip app .

Traveling by car from Lagos to Faro takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in December, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Faro

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Tavira, Loule, Almancil, Olhao, Fortaleza de Cacela
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Praia do Barril ©
Praia do Barril
Marina de Vilamoura ©
Marina de Vilamoura
Old Town Faro ©
Old Town Faro

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