15 days in Portugal Itinerary

15 days in Portugal Itinerary

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Capelas, Sao Miguel
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Angra do Heroismo, Terceira
— 3 nights
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Lisbon
— 2 nights
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Lagos
— 3 nights
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Evora
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Capelas, Sao Miguel

Capelas ©
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): get great views at Boca do Inferno Viewpoint, take in the awesome beauty at Viewpoint of the Ridge, then explore the striking landscape at Caldeira das Sete Cidades, then kick back and relax at Mosteiros Beach, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Piscinas Naturais. Here are some ideas for day two: identify plant and animal life at Caldeira Velha Environmental Interpretation Centre, get great views at Pico do Ferro Viewpoint, then admire the natural beauty at Parque Terra Nostra, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Poca Da Dona Beija.

For where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Capelas trip itinerary planner.

Montreal, Canada to Capelas is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. You'll lose 4 hours traveling from Montreal to Capelas due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Montreal in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Capelas, with lows of 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can travel to Angra do Heroismo.

Things to do in Capelas

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches

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Caldeira das Sete Cidades ©
Caldeira das Sete Cidades
Poca Da Dona Beija ©
Poca Da Dona Beija
Mosteiros Beach ©
Mosteiros Beach

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Angra do Heroismo, Terceira

Angra do Heroísmo, generally known as Angra, is a municipality and city on the island of Terceira in the Portuguese autonomous region of the Azores. Do some cultural sightseeing at Monte Brasil and Fortaleza De Sao Joao Baptista. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Swim with Dolphins and Museum of Angra do Heroismo. When in Angra do Heroismo, make a side trip to see Ceramica da Praia in Cabo Da Praia, approximately Cabo Da Praia away. There's still lots to do: shop like a local with Olaria de S. Bento, hike along Baias da Agualva, hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour, and explore the striking landscape at Ponta dos Biscoitos.

For ratings, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Angra do Heroismo tour planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Capelas to Angra do Heroismo. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Angra do Heroismo

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Tours

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Swim with Dolphins
Baias da Agualva ©
Baias da Agualva
Museum of Angra do Heroismo ©
Museum of Angra do Heroismo

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Lisbon

Lisbon ©

City of Seven Hills

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Get some cultural insight at Belém Tower and Museu Calouste Gulbenkian. Explore hidden gems such as Castelo dos Mouros and Cabo da Roca. Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Castelo de S. Jorge, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, take a stroll through Alfama, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Lisbon Oceanarium.

For ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Lisbon online trip maker.

Traveling by flight from Angra do Heroismo to Lisbon takes 5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Angra do Heroismo to Lisbon is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in May, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Lagos.

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Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Castelo dos Mouros ©
Castelo dos Mouros
Castelo de S. Jorge ©
Castelo de S. Jorge

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Lagos

Lagos ©

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.
Take a break from the city and head to Ponta da Piedade and Praia Da Rocha. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Falesia Beach and Praia do Camilo. Change things up with these side-trips from Lagos: Praia dos Olhos de Água (in Olhos de Agua) and Casa do "Vo" Serafim (in Praia da Rocha). There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Praia Dona Ana.

For where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Lagos trip planner.

You can drive from Lisbon to Lagos in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can go by car to Evora.

Things to do in Lagos

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

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Praia do Camilo ©
Praia do Camilo
Falesia  Beach ©
Falesia Beach
Praia Da Rocha ©
Praia Da Rocha

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Evora

Evora ©
The city of Evora functions as a museum of Roman origins and medieval times.
Get some cultural insight at Capela dos Ossos and Centro Historico de Evora. Visiting Praia Fluvial de Mourao and Evora Public Garden will get you outdoors. Explore Evora's surroundings by going to Monsaraz Castle and Walls (in Monsaraz), Corktrekking (in Redondo) and Olarias of Sao Pedro do Corval (in Sao Pedro do Corval). There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Templo Romano de Evora (Templo de Diana), admire the landmark architecture of Garcia de Resende Theater (Evora), learn about winemaking at Monte da Ravasqueira, and contemplate the long history of Cathedral of Evora (Se Catedral de Evora).

For other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Evora trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from Lagos to Evora takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Lagos in May, Evora is slightly colder at night with lows of 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Evora

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Parks · Beaches

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Templo Romano de Evora (Templo de Diana) ©
Templo Romano de Evora (Templo de Diana)
Capela dos Ossos ©
Capela dos Ossos
Centro Historico de Evora ©
Centro Historico de Evora

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