15 days in Lisbon, Copenhagen & Brussels Itinerary

15 days in Lisbon, Copenhagen & Brussels Itinerary

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1
Lisbon, Portugal
— 3 nights
2
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 3 nights
3
Brussels, Belgium
— 6 nights

3
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Get some historical perspective at Mosteiro dos Jeronimos and Castelo dos Mouros. Head to Avenida da Liberdade and Museu Calouste Gulbenkianfor some retail therapy. Change things up with these side-trips from Lisbon: Sintra (Park and National Palace of Pena & Quinta da Regaleira) and Cabo da Roca (in Colares). Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Castelo de S. Jorge, get great views at Miradouro da Graca (Sophia de Mello Breyner Andresen), wander the streets of Alfama, and don't miss a visit to Belém Tower.

To see ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Lisbon online driving holiday planner.

Curitiba, Brazil to Lisbon is an approximately 16-hour flight. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from Curitiba to Lisbon due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Curitiba in August, things will get somewhat warmer in Lisbon: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trips

Sintra, Cabo da Roca
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Castelo de S. Jorge ©
Castelo de S. Jorge
Castelo dos Mouros ©
Castelo dos Mouros
Quinta da Regaleira ©
Quinta da Regaleira

3
nights
Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen ©
Founded in the 10th century as a Viking fishing village, Copenhagen has morphed into the cultural, political, and economic powerhouse of the country.
Let the collections at Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek and Amalienborg capture your imagination. Get some cultural insight at Nyhavn and Rosenborg Castle. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Copenhagen: Kronborg (in Helsingoer) and Frederiksborg Castle (in Hillerod). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Christiansborg Slot, make a trip to The Little Mermaid, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Alban's Church, and take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Denmark.

For more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Copenhagen trip planner.

Fly from Lisbon to Copenhagen in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference moving from Western European Standard Time (WET) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 1 hour. In August, Copenhagen is a bit cooler than Lisbon - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Brussels.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Historic Sites Theme Parks Parks

Side Trips

Kronborg, Frederiksborg Castle
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Christiansborg Slot ©
Christiansborg Slot
Frederiksborg Castle ©
Frederiksborg Castle
Kronborg ©
Kronborg

6
nights
Brussels, Belgium

Brussels ©
The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Grand Place and Historic Centre of Brugge. The Princely Beguinage Ten Wijngaarde and Royal Palace of Brussels will appeal to history buffs. Get out of town with these interesting Brussels side-trips: Belfry and Cloth Hall (Belfort en Lakenhalle) (in Ghent) and Bruges (Groeningemuseum, Onze-Lieve-Vrouw ter Potterie, &more). There's much more to do: make a trip to Atomium, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule), take an in-depth tour of Museum of the City of Brussels (Musee de la Ville de Bruxelles), and admire the masterpieces at Magritte Museum.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Brussels driving holiday planner.

Fly from Copenhagen to Brussels in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Brussels can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. On the 8th (Sun), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Bruges, Belfry and Cloth Hall (Belfort en Lakenhalle)
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The Princely Beguinage Ten Wijngaarde ©
The Princely Beguinage Ten Wijngaarde
Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Historic Centre of Brugge ©
Historic Centre of Brugge

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