15 days in Portugal Itinerary

15 days in Portugal Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Lisbon
— 5 nights
2
Porto
— 4 nights
3
Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel
— 3 nights

5
nights
Lisbon

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Explore Lisbon's surroundings by going to Sintra (Câmara Municipal, Castelo dos Mouros, &more). Next up on the itinerary: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Lisbon Oceanarium, don't miss a visit to Praca do Comercio (Terreiro do Paco), take a stroll through Bairro Alto, and explore the historical opulence of Castelo de S. Jorge.

For maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Lisbon route planner.

San Luis Obispo, USA to Lisbon is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. Traveling from San Luis Obispo to Lisbon, you'll lose 8 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from San Luis Obispo in August, plan for somewhat warmer days in Lisbon, with highs around 86°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 63°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to travel to Porto.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Sintra
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Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos

4
nights
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.
Dedicate the 22nd (Thu) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. And it doesn't end there: take in the views from Ponte de Dom Luis I, contemplate the waterfront views at Douro River, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and make a trip to Palacio de Cristal.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Porto itinerary builder website.

You can fly from Lisbon to Porto in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Traveling from Lisbon in August, things will get little chillier in Porto: highs are around 76°F and lows about 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Ponta Delgada.

Things to do in Porto

Tours · Parks · Wineries
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Ponte de Dom Luis I ©
Ponte de Dom Luis I
Walking tours

3
nights
Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel

Ponta Delgada ©
As the busy capital of São Miguel, Ponta Delgada represents the most visited place on the island. Known for its historical buildings, the city offers 17th- and 18th-century convents and churches, as well as cobbled pedestrian streets and hidden squares.
Step out of Ponta Delgada to go to Achadinha and see The Farm (by AMAGO), which is approximately 40 minutes away. The adventure continues: take in the dramatic natural features at Caldeira das Sete Cidades, get great views at Boca do Inferno Viewpoint, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and hike along Rocha da Relva.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Ponta Delgada trip app.

Traveling by flight from Porto to Ponta Delgada takes 4.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Porto to Ponta Delgada is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Porto in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Ponta Delgada, with lows of 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Ponta Delgada

Outdoors · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Sao Miguel, Rocha da Relva, Boca do Inferno Viewpoint, Fishing Charters & Tours, The Farm (by AMAGO)
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Boca do Inferno Viewpoint ©
Boca do Inferno Viewpoint
Caldeira das Sete Cidades ©
Caldeira das Sete Cidades
Fishing Charters & Tours

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