15 days in Portugal Itinerary

15 days in Portugal Itinerary

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15 days in Portugal Itinerary

Start: Miami
Fly:  13​h 45​min
1
Porto
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
2
Olhao
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Lagos
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h
4
Lisbon
— 3 nights
Fly:  11​h
End: Miami

3
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.
Porto is known for historic sites, nightlife, shopping, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Ponte de Dom Luis I, take in the spiritual surroundings of Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral), admire the landmark architecture of Palacio da Bolsa, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia do Carneiro.

For ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Porto visit planner.

Miami, USA to Porto is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Miami to Porto, you'll lose 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Miami in July: high temperatures in Porto hover around 75°F and lows are around 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can travel to Olhao.

Things to do in Porto

Tours Outdoors Parks
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Room Escape Games
Nature & Wildlife Tours

3
nights
Olhao

Olhao ©
Algarve Region's largest fishing port, Olhao occupies a strategically important coastal area inhabited since prehistoric times.
Get out of town with these interesting Olhao side-trips: Aquashow Park (in Quarteira) and Praia da Terra Estreita (in Tavira). There's lots more to do: take a memorable tour with Tours, step off the mainland to explore Tavira Island, glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, and enjoy the sand and surf at Praia do Barril.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Olhao trip itinerary builder app .

You can fly from Porto to Olhao in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Porto in July: high temperatures in Olhao hover around 84°F and lows are around 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to drive to Lagos.

Things to do in Olhao

Outdoors Parks Theme Parks

Side Trips

Tavira, Aquashow Park
Highlights from your plan
Praia da Terra Estreita ©
Praia da Terra Estreita
Aquashow Park ©
Aquashow Park
Tavira Island ©
Tavira Island

4
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lagos: Percurso dos Sete Vales Suspensos (in Lagoa), Algar de Benagil (in Benagil) and Zoomarine Algarve (in Guia). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Praia Da Rocha, get your game on at Hot Wheels Raceway, glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, and take some stellar pictures from Ponta Da Piedale.

To see more things to do, maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the Lagos tour builder tool .

Traveling by car from Olhao to Lagos takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Lagos can reach 84°F, while at night they dip to 68°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Lisbon.

Things to do in Lagos

Outdoors Theme Parks Parks

Side Trips

Albufeira, Lagoa, Praia Da Rocha
Highlights from your plan
Percurso dos Sete Vales Suspensos ©
Percurso dos Sete Vales Suspensos
Zoomarine Algarve ©
Zoomarine Algarve
Praia Da Rocha ©
Praia Da Rocha

3
nights
Lisbon

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Get out of town with these interesting Lisbon side-trips: Sintra (Quinta da Regaleira & Park and National Palace of Pena). There's still lots to do: observe the fascinating underwater world at Lisbon Oceanarium, steep yourself in history at Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, and take in the views from Ponte 25 de Abril.

To find maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Lisbon trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by car from Lagos to Lisbon takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Lagos in July, Lisbon is little chillier at night with lows of 63°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Sintra
Highlights from your plan
Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos

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