17 days in Sao Paulo, Portugal & London Itinerary

17 days in Sao Paulo, Portugal & London Itinerary

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Sao Paulo, Brazil
— 1 night
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Lisbon, Portugal
— 5 nights
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Albufeira, Portugal
— 5 nights
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London, United Kingdom
— 4 nights

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Sao Paulo, Brazil

Sao Paulo

Land of Drizzle

Don't let the city's nickname--"Land of Drizzle"--dampen your spirits during a trip to Sao Paulo.
To see reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Sao Paulo itinerary planner.

Brasilia to Sao Paulo is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Brasilia in August, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Sao Paulo: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 15°C at night. On the 2nd (Fri), you're off to Lisbon.

Things to do in Sao Paulo

Nightlife · Shopping · Museums · Parks

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Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©

City of Seven Hills

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Appreciate the collections at Museu Calouste Gulbenkian and Museu Nacional do Azulejo. Do some cultural sightseeing at Mosteiro dos Jeronimos and Castelo dos Mouros. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Lisbon: Sintra (Park and National Palace of Pena & Quinta da Regaleira) and Cabo da Roca (in Colares). The adventure continues: explore the historical opulence of Castelo de S. Jorge, wander the streets of Alfama, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church and Convent of Madre de Deus, and don't miss a visit to Elevador de Santa Justa.

To find traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Lisbon road trip planning tool.

Fly from Sao Paulo to Lisbon in 13.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from Sao Paulo to Lisbon. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Sao Paulo in August: high temperatures in Lisbon hover around 35°C and lows are around 20°C. On the 7th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Albufeira.

Things to do in Lisbon

Side Trips

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Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Quinta da Regaleira ©
Quinta da Regaleira
Castelo de S. Jorge ©
Castelo de S. Jorge

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Albufeira, Portugal

Albufeira ©

Garden of Portugal

Along Portugal's southern Algarve region sits Albufeira, a city boasting 20 beaches for visitors to choose from.
Get in touch with nature at Praia Da Rocha and Praia do Camilo. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Corte-Real Gallery and Canastra. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Albufeira: Lagos (Praia Dona Ana & Ponta da Piedade), Cape Saint Vincent (in Sagres) and Arte Bongard (in Monchique). There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Praia da Marinha, take an in-depth tour of Sacred Art Museum, tour the pleasant surroundings at Falesia Beach, and delve into the distant past at Cerro da Vila.

To find more things to do, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Albufeira road trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Lisbon to Albufeira takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Albufeira can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to London.

Things to do in Albufeira

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Shopping

Side Trips

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Praia Da Rocha ©
Praia Da Rocha
Praia da Marinha ©
Praia da Marinha
Cape Saint Vincent ©
Cape Saint Vincent

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London, United Kingdom

London ©

The Square Mile

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Tower of London and Buckingham Palace will appeal to history buffs. Museum-lovers will appreciate The British Museum and Natural History Museum. There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, take in the exciting artwork at Parasol unit foundation for contemporary art, brush up on your military savvy at Churchill War Rooms, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey.

To see more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our London journey site.

Getting from Albufeira to London by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Albufeira in August, with highs in London at 26°C and lows at 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in London

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The British Museum ©
The British Museum
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum

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