15 days in Portugal Itinerary

15 days in Portugal Itinerary

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Lajes do Pico
— 2 nights
Drive
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Calheta
— 2 nights
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Corvo
— 2 nights
Fly to Flores Airport, Drive to Faja Grande
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Faja Grande
— 2 nights
Drive to Flores Airport, Fly to Lajes Airport
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Angra do Heroismo
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Fly

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Lajes do Pico

Lajes do Pico is a municipality in the southern part of the Azores. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Museu da Industria Baleeira and Lagoa do Capitao. Explore Lajes do Pico's surroundings by going to Trilha de Vinhas (in Criacao Velha) and Centro de Interpretacao da Paisagem da Cultura da Vinha da Ilha do Pico (in Sao Roque do Pico). The adventure continues: admire the majestic nature at Parque Florestal de Sao Joao, look for all kinds of wild species at Reserva Florestal de Recreio da Prainha, get great views at Vigia da Queimada, and get outside with Quinta Do Cavalo.

To see traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Lajes do Pico trip itinerary website.

Toronto, Canada to Lajes do Pico is an approximately 88-hour travel. You'll lose 4 hours traveling from Toronto to Lajes do Pico due to the time zone difference. In June, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to travel to Calheta.

Things to do in Lajes do Pico

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trips

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Calheta

Calheta is a municipality on the island of São Jorge, in the Portuguese autonomous region of Azores. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): contemplate the waterfront views at Piscina Natural Simao Dias, take in the dramatic natural features at Arco Natural de Velas, then explore the striking landscape at Piscina Natural da Faja do Ouvidor, then enjoy breathtaking views from Miradouro para a Faja do Ouvidor, and finally take some stellar pictures from Miradouro da Faja dos Cubres. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Casa do Parque de Sao Jorge, then immerse yourself in nature at Reserva Florestal de Recreo de Macelas, then head outdoors with Parque Florestal das Sete Fontes, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja de Santa Barbara.

To see other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Calheta trip planner.

Traveling by car from Lajes do Pico to Calheta takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in June, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Corvo.

Things to do in Calheta

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trip

2
nights
Corvo

Vila do Corvo is the smallest municipality in the Portuguese archipelago of the Azores, constituting the island of Corvo in its entirety. Corvo is known for museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at Centro de Interpretacao de Aves Selvagens do Corvo.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Corvo road trip website.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Calheta to Corvo. In June, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 19°C. On the 14th (Mon), you're off to Faja Grande.

Things to do in Corvo

Museums

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Faja Grande

On the 15th (Tue), make a trip to Igreja Matriz da Lomba, take in the dramatic natural features at Rocha dos Bordoes, take some stellar pictures from Miradouro do Monte das Cruzes, then identify plant and animal life at Morro Alto and Pico do Se Natural Forest Reserve, and finally enjoy the sea views from Lighthouse of Ponta do Albernaz. On your second day here, get engrossed in the history at Museu da Fabrica da Baleia do Boqueirao, get a new perspective on nature at Boqueirao Environmental Interpretation Centre, then see the interesting displays at Museu das Flores, and finally get great views at Faja de Lopo Vaz.

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Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Corvo to Faja Grande. In June, daily temperatures in Faja Grande can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to travel to Angra do Heroismo.

Things to do in Faja Grande

Museums · Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Angra do Heroismo

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. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Baias da Agualva and Centro de Interpretacao da Serra de Santa Barbara. There's much more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Piscinas Naturais das Quatro Ribeiras, get in on the family fun at Praia da Vitoria Old City, get great views at Cruz do Canario Viewpoint, and steep yourself in history at Fortaleza De Sao Joao Baptista.

To find ratings, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Angra do Heroismo holiday builder.

Explore your travel options from Faja Grande to Angra do Heroismo with the Route module. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Angra do Heroismo

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

Side Trips

Portugal travel guide

4.3
Landmarks · Castles · Beaches
Small in size but rich in history, culture, and natural beauty, Portugal features contrasting landscapes that include long beaches, lush vineyards, verdant valleys, and rolling hills dotted with tiny settlements where old traditions still prevail. The country's serene interior, often overlooked by foreigners, remains largely unspoiled by mass tourism and offers visitors a chance to discover this less-trodden part of Europe at their own pace. Ripe for leisurely adventures on foot or by bicycle, Portugal's fertile countryside boasts well-preserved medieval castles and outstanding wineries, producing some of the world's finest ports. The country's cities offer a lively culinary scene known for its many award-winning restaurants, topping the itineraries of foodies from around the globe.

Sao Jorge travel guide

4.6
Geologic Formations · Observation Decks · Lookouts

Flores travel guide

4.5
Landmarks · Waterfalls · History Museums

Terceira travel guide

4.3
Mountains · Swim with Dolphins · Caves