15 days in Portugal Itinerary

15 days in Portugal Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Portugal route planner

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Evora
— 1 night
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Covilha
— 1 night
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Celorico da Beira
— 1 night
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Peso Da Regua
— 1 night
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Braga
— 1 night
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Porto
— 1 night
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Aveiro
— 1 night
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Coimbra
— 1 night
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Fatima
— 1 night
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Obidos
— 1 night
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Sintra
— 1 night
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Lisbon
— 2 nights
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Evora

— 1 night
The city of Evora functions as a museum of Roman origins and medieval times.
On the 30th (Thu), head outdoors with Evora Public Garden, don't miss a visit to Capela dos Ossos, and then get to know the fascinating history of Centro Historico de Evora. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some photo ops at Porta do Raimundo, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Evora (Se Catedral de Evora), then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Templo Romano de Evora (Templo de Diana), and finally explore the ancient world of Centro Interpretativo dos Almendres.

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Recife, Brazil to Evora is an approximately 11-hour flight. Traveling from Recife to Evora, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Recife in January, expect Evora to be much colder, temps between 17°C and 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to travel to Covilha.

Things to do in Evora

Historic Sites · Outdoors

Covilha

— 1 night
Covilhã is a city and a municipality in the Centro region, Portugal. On the 1st (Sat), see the interesting displays at Museu do Queijo, see the interesting displays at Centro Interpretativo da Cereja, see the interesting displays at Museu de Arte E Cultura, then examine the collection at Museu de Arte Sacra, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja de Nossa Senhora da Conceicao.

For other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Covilha tour itinerary planning tool.

You can drive from Evora to Covilha in 3 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can travel to Celorico da Beira.

Things to do in Covilha

Museums · Historic Sites

Celorico da Beira

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): get outside with Vale Glaciar de Loriga, stop by Sabores da Serra, and then explore the ancient world of Castelo de Celorico da Beira.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Celorico da Beira trip maker website.

Getting from Covilha to Celorico da Beira by car takes about an hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Peso Da Regua.

Things to do in Celorico da Beira

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trip

Peso Da Regua

— 1 night
Peso da Régua, commonly known as Régua, is a municipality in northern Portugal, in the district of Vila Real. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): cruise along Miradouro de Sao Leonardo de Galafura, then take in the views from Ponte Pedonal Metalica de Peso da Regua, then examine the collection at Museu do Douro, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Santuario Nossa Senhora dos Remedios.

For other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Peso Da Regua trip itinerary maker website.

Getting from Celorico da Beira to Peso Da Regua by car takes about 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Braga.

Things to do in Peso Da Regua

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Museums · Scenic Drive

Side Trip

Braga

— 1 night

Portuguese Rome

Referred to as the Portuguese Rome for its number churches, Braga represents an old town that today is the country's third-largest city. Situated in northwest Portugal, Braga boasts many narrow pedestrian streets, plazas, and spiritual pilgrimage destinations.
On the 4th (Tue), appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Historico de Guimaraes, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sameiro Sanctuary, then pause for some serene contemplation at Se de Braga, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja da Conceicao.

To see maps, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, use the Braga travel itinerary planner.

Drive from Peso Da Regua to Braga in 1.5 hours. February in Braga sees daily highs of 16°C and lows of 6°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Porto.

Things to do in Braga

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Porto

— 1 night

Unvanquished City

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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Capela das Almas, see the interesting displays at FC Porto Museum, contemplate the long history of Igreja da Ordem Terceira de São Francisco, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral), then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and finally contemplate the long history of Monumento aos Herois da Guerra Peninsular.

To find photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Porto tour planning app.

Traveling by car from Braga to Porto takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In February, daytime highs in Porto are 16°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Aveiro.

Things to do in Porto

Historic Sites · Museums · Fun & Games

Aveiro

— 1 night
Aveiro is a city and a municipality in Portugal. Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): take in the waterfront at Ria de Aveiro, make a trip to The Aveiro Salines, and then stop by Livraria Gigoes & Anantes.

To find photos, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Aveiro route planning tool.

Traveling by car from Porto to Aveiro takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can go by car to Coimbra.

Things to do in Aveiro

Nature · Parks · Museums · Shopping

Coimbra

— 1 night
The university town of Coimbra exudes modern flair while embracing its roots as the medieval capital of Portugal.
On the 7th (Fri), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Old Cathedral of Coimbra (Se Velha de Coimbra), see the interesting displays at Museu Nacional de Machado de Castro, then steep yourself in history at Igreja e Mosteiro da Santa Cruz, and finally test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Coimbra vacation tool.

Drive from Aveiro to Coimbra in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In February, daily temperatures in Coimbra can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to drive to Fatima.

Things to do in Coimbra

Historic Sites · Museums · Fun & Games

Fatima

— 1 night
Fátima is a civil parish in the municipality of Ourém, in the Portuguese Santarém District. On the 8th (Sat), pause for some serene contemplation at Paroquia de Fatima e dos Pastorinhos, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Batalha Monastery, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica da Santissima Trindade, then appreciate the history behind Capela Das Aparicoes, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica de Nossa Senhora do Rosario de Fatima.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Fatima journey site.

Traveling by car from Coimbra to Fatima takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Obidos.

Things to do in Fatima

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Obidos

— 1 night

Wedding Present Town

Striking views of the Estremadura area and a famous medieval castle gave Obidos the name of Wedding Present Town.
On the 9th (Sun), play a few rounds at Guardian Bom Sucesso Golf, step into the grandiose world of Castelo de Óbidos, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sao Tiago Church.

To see photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Obidos trip planner.

You can drive from Fatima to Obidos in an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in Obidos can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Sintra.

Things to do in Obidos

Golf · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Sintra

— 1 night
Surrounded by rolling hills and old mansions and castles, Sintra has become known as the first center of the European Romantic style.
On the 10th (Mon), admire the natural beauty at Quinta da Regaleira, admire the landmark architecture of Sintra National Palace, and then step into the grandiose world of Castelo dos Mouros.

To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read Sintra route app.

Traveling by car from Obidos to Sintra takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. February in Sintra sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to drive to Lisbon.

Things to do in Sintra

Historic Sites · Parks

Lisbon

— 2 nights

City of Seven Hills

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Tue): steep yourself in history at Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Igreja de Sao Roque, then take an in-depth tour of Carmo Archaeological Museum, and finally step into the grandiose world of Castelo de S. Jorge. Here are some ideas for day two: take a stroll through Alfama and then explore the world behind art at Museu Nacional do Azulejo.

To find traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Lisbon trip itinerary builder.

Lisbon is just a short distance from Sintra. In February in Lisbon, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Portugal travel guide

4.2
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.