21 days in Portugal Itinerary

21 days in Portugal Itinerary

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Fly
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Porto
— 4 nights
Train
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Obidos
— 3 nights
Drive
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Lisbon
— 4 nights
Bus
4
Lagos
— 4 nights
Bus
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Faro
— 4 nights
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Porto

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.
Porto is known for shopping, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Ponte de Dom Luis I, savor the flavors at Food & Drink, go for a stroll along the water at Cais da Ribeira, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral).

To see traveler tips, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Porto day trip app.

Mumbai, India to Porto is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Mumbai to Porto, you'll gain 5.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Mumbai in August: high temperatures in Porto hover around 28°C and lows are around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can drive to Obidos.

Things to do in Porto

Tours · Parks · Museums · Outdoors

3
nights
Obidos

Wedding Present Town

Striking views of the Estremadura area and a famous medieval castle gave Obidos the name of Wedding Present Town.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Obidos: Batalha Monastery (in Batalha), Basilica de Nossa Senhora do Rosario de Fatima (in Fatima) and Monastery of Alcobaca (in Alcobaca). There's much more to do: take some stellar pictures from Monte de Sao Bartolomeu, enjoy the sand and surf at Praia da Nazare, hunt for treasures at Grande Mercado Medieval de Obidos, and explore the activities along Lagoa de Obidos.

To see reviews, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Obidos online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by train from Porto to Obidos takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or fly. In August in Obidos, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 18°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can go by car to Lisbon.

Things to do in Obidos

Shopping · Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

4
nights
Lisbon

City of Seven Hills

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 (Fonte dos Pisoes, Park and National Palace of Pena, &more). The adventure continues: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Lisbon Oceanarium, take in the exciting artwork at Museu Calouste Gulbenkian, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and don't miss a visit to Belém Tower.

To find photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Lisbon trip planner.

Traveling by car from Obidos to Lisbon takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Obidos in August: highs in Lisbon hover around 35°C, while lows dip to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Lagos.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites · Tours · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

4
nights
Lagos

Jewel of the Algarve

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Lagos side-trips: Zoomarine Algarve (in Guia), Carvoeiro (Carvoeiro Boardwalk & Ermida de Nossa Senhora da Encarnacao) and Praia Da Rocha (in Praia da Rocha). There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Ponta da Piedade, kick back and relax at Meia Praia, add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and view the masterpieces at LAC - Laboratorio de Actividades Criativas.

To see reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Lagos trip maker website.

Traveling by bus from Lisbon to Lagos takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or take a train. In August in Lagos, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 23°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Faro.

Things to do in Lagos

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Theme Parks

Side Trips

4
nights
Faro

Portuguese Venice

The most well-known city in the Algarve, Faro boasts a cliffside location with popular beaches and a thriving cultural scene.
Get out of town with these interesting Faro side-trips: Ilha da Fuzeta (in Fuseta) and Tavira (Tavira Island & Praia do Barril). And it doesn't end there: cool off at Aquashow Park, pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja do Carmo, appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town Faro, and don't miss a visit to Capela dos Ossos.

For more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the Faro trip planner.

Traveling by bus from Lagos to Faro takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Faro

Outdoors · Parks · Theme Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Portugal travel guide

4.3
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.