19 days in Portugal Itinerary

19 days in Portugal Itinerary

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19 days in Portugal Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  9​h 30​min
1
Lisbon
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
Lagos
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Faro
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
4
Porto
— 4 nights
Fly:  14​h
End: New Delhi

4
nights
Lisbon

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Bring the kids along to Lisbon Oceanarium and Praia da ursa. Change things up with a short trip to Praia da Adraga in Almocageme (about 44 minutes away). There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Jardim Zoologico, kick back and relax at Costa de Caparica, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Ribeira Beach.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Lisbon trip itinerary planner .

New Delhi, India to Lisbon is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. You'll gain 5 hours traveling from New Delhi to Lisbon due to the time zone difference. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from New Delhi in May: high temperatures in Lisbon hover around 28°C and lows are around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Lagos.

Things to do in Lisbon

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Santuario Nacional de Cristo Rei, Praia da ursa, Ribeira Beach, Praia da Adraga
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Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Jardim Zoologico ©
Jardim Zoologico

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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Praia Da Rocha and Praia da Marinha. Change things up with these side-trips from Lagos: Amado Beach (in Carrapateira) and Praia da Cordoama (in Vila do Bispo). There's much more to do: take the plunge with Skydive Seven, stroll through Meia Praia, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of St. Anthony (Igreja de Santo Antonio), and kick back and relax at Praia Dona Ana.

To find other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Lagos trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Lisbon to Lagos takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. May in Lagos sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 18°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can drive to Faro.

Things to do in Lagos

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Portimao, Slide & Splash - Water Slide Park, Amado Beach, Praia da Marinha, Praia da Cordoama
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Praia da Marinha ©
Praia da Marinha
Praia Da Rocha ©
Praia Da Rocha
Skydive Seven ©
Skydive Seven

5
nights
Faro

Faro ©
The most well-known city in the Algarve, Faro boasts a cliffside location with popular beaches and a thriving cultural scene.
Attractions like Falesia Beach and Praia do Barril make great kid-friendly stops. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Faro: Praia do Barranco das Belharucas (in Olhos de Agua) and Barragem da Bravura (in Odiaxere). The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Cape St. Mary, make a splash at Aquashow Park, get up close to creatures of the deep with Formosamar, and contemplate the long history of Old Town Faro.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Faro attractions tool .

You can drive from Lagos to Faro in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. May in Faro sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Porto.

Things to do in Faro

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Albufeira, Praia do Barril, Barragem da Bravura, Aquashow Park, Mercado de Olhao
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Praia do Barril ©
Praia do Barril
Falesia  Beach ©
Falesia Beach
Aquashow Park ©
Aquashow Park

4
nights
Porto

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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Praia da Luz and Praia do Homem do Leme. There's still lots to do: take in the views from Ponte de Dom Luis I, get outside with Praia dos Ingleses, enjoy the sand and surf at Praia do Molhe, and test your problem-solving skills at Escape Challenge.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Porto route planner .

You can fly from Faro to Porto in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of flight and train. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Faro in May: high temperatures in Porto hover around 23°C and lows are around 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Porto

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Praia do Carneiro ©
Praia do Carneiro
Porto Exit Games ©
Porto Exit Games
Escape Challenge ©
Escape Challenge

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