22 days in Portugal Itinerary

22 days in Portugal Itinerary

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Fly
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Lisbon
— 6 nights
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Evora
— 4 nights
Drive
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Coimbra
— 4 nights
Drive
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Porto
— 5 nights
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6
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Lisbon

City of Seven Hills

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Belém Tower and Castelo de S. Jorge. Museum-lovers will appreciate Museu Nacional do Azulejo and Museu de Marinha. Explore Lisbon's surroundings by going to Sintra (Park and National Palace of Pena, Sintra National Palace, &more). There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, examine the collection at Museu do Fado, meet the residents at Lisbon Oceanarium, and take a stroll through Alfama.

For other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Lisbon trip itinerary maker tool.

Hobart, Australia to Lisbon is an approximately 30-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Hobart to Lisbon is minus 10 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Lisbon can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Evora.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Parks

Side Trip

4
nights
Evora

The city of Evora functions as a museum of Roman origins and medieval times.
Explore hidden gems such as Capela dos Ossos and Templo Romano de Evora (Templo de Diana). Let the collections at Tapetes de Arraiolos - Centro Interpretativo and Aldeia da Terra capture your imagination. Venture out of the city with trips to Castelo de Marvao (in Marvao) and Monsaraz Castle and Walls (in Monsaraz). Next up on the itinerary: explore the ancient world of Centro Historico de Evora, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sao Joao Evangelista Church (Evora), contemplate the long history of Cathedral of Evora (Se Catedral de Evora), and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Igreja de Nossa Senhora de Graca.

To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Evora online trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Lisbon to Evora by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. April in Evora sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can drive to Coimbra.

Things to do in Evora

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

4
nights
Coimbra

The university town of Coimbra exudes modern flair while embracing its roots as the medieval capital of Portugal.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Basilica de Nossa Senhora do Rosario de Fatima and Batalha Monastery. Popular historic sites such as Convento de Cristo and Igreja e Mosteiro da Santa Cruz are in your itinerary. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Coimbra: Castelo de Tomar (in Tomar), Monastery of Alcobaca (in Alcobaca) and Nazare (Miradouro do Suberco & Ermida da Memoria). There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Old Cathedral of Coimbra (Se Velha de Coimbra), get a sense of history and politics at COIMBRA TOWN HALL, admire the striking features of Torre da Universidade de Coimbra, and see the interesting displays at Museu Nacional de Machado de Castro.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Coimbra online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Evora to Coimbra takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April in Coimbra, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Porto.

Things to do in Coimbra

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

5
nights
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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Museu Nacional de Soares dos Reis and Museu Serralves. Visit Centro Historico de Guimaraes and Guimaraes Castle for their historical value. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Porto: Santuario de Santa Luzia (in Viana do Castelo), Se de Braga (in Braga) and Paco dos Duques de Braganca (in Guimaraes). There's lots more to do: learn about winemaking at Graham's Port Lodge, pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja da Confraria das Almas do Corpo Santo de Massarelos, take in the views from Ponte de Dom Luis I, and contemplate the long history of Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral).

To find traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Porto itinerary app.

Drive from Coimbra to Porto in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in May, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Porto

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Wineries

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.