19 days in Portugal Itinerary

19 days in Portugal Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Lisbon
— 3 nights
2
Ponta Delgada
— 5 nights
3
Porto
— 3 nights
4
Aveiro
— 3 nights
5
Lisbon
— 3 nights

3
nights
Lisbon

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lisbon: Sintra (Quinta da Regaleira & Praia da ursa). The adventure continues: indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, get a taste of the local shopping with Museu Calouste Gulbenkian, take a stroll through Chiado, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Avenida da Liberdade.

For ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Lisbon day trip website.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Lisbon is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Dubai to Lisbon is minus 4 hours. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Dubai in October: high temperatures in Lisbon hover around 28°C and lows are around 17°C. You will leave for Ponta Delgada on the 16th (Fri).

Things to do in Lisbon

Shopping · Tours · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Sintra
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Praia da ursa ©
Praia da ursa
Avenida da Liberdade ©
Avenida da Liberdade

5
nights
Ponta Delgada

As the busy capital of São Miguel, Ponta Delgada represents the most visited place on the island. Known for its historical buildings, the city offers 17th- and 18th-century convents and churches, as well as cobbled pedestrian streets and hidden squares.
Change things up with these side-trips from Ponta Delgada: Furnas (Parque Terra Nostra & Poca Da Dona Beija) and Mosteiros (Mosteiros Beach & Piscinas Naturais). Spend the 18th (Sun) observing fascinating marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour. Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic natural features at Caldeira das Sete Cidades, kick back and relax at Praia de Santa Barbara, relax and rejuvenate at Almond3, and experience rural life at Arruda Pineapple Plantation.

For more things to do and more tourist information, you can read our Ponta Delgada attractions planner.

Traveling by flight from Lisbon to Ponta Delgada takes 4 hours. The time zone difference moving from Western European Standard Time to Azores Standard Time is minus 1 hour. In October, daytime highs in Ponta Delgada are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to travel to Porto.

Things to do in Ponta Delgada

Outdoors · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Ribeira Grande, Furnas, Mosteiros, Caldeira das Sete Cidades
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Mosteiros Beach ©
Mosteiros Beach
Almond3 ©
Almond3

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 shopping, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Ponte de Dom Luis I, get into the urban bustle at Palacio da Bolsa, contemplate the waterfront views at Douro River, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To find reviews, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Porto visit app.

Getting from Ponta Delgada to Porto by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Ponta Delgada to Porto. Traveling from Ponta Delgada in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Porto, with lows of 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Aveiro.

Things to do in Porto

Tours · Parks · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
Ponte de Dom Luis I ©
Ponte de Dom Luis I
Palacio da Bolsa ©
Palacio da Bolsa

3
nights
Aveiro

Aveiro ©
Aveiro is a city and a municipality in Portugal. Change things up with these side-trips from Aveiro: Coimbra (Jardim Botanico & University of Coimbra). There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Praia da Costa Nova, admire the striking features of Aveiro Railway Station, view the masterpieces at Livraria Gigoes & Anantes, and contemplate the waterfront views at Ria de Aveiro.

To see ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Aveiro trip maker.

You can drive from Porto to Aveiro in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Lisbon.

Things to do in Aveiro

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Coimbra, Praia da Costa Nova
Highlights from your plan
Ria de Aveiro ©
Ria de Aveiro
Praia da Costa Nova ©
Praia da Costa Nova
Jardim Botanico ©
Jardim Botanico

3
nights
Lisbon

Lisbon ©
See some other sides of Lisbon: stop by Alfama, make a trip to Elevador de Santa Justa, wander the streets of Bairro Alto, and step into the grandiose world of Castelo de S. Jorge.

To find other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Lisbon holiday builder site.

You can drive from Aveiro to Lisbon in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Lisbon

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium
Alfama ©
Alfama
Bairro Alto ©
Bairro Alto

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