24 days in Portugal Itinerary

24 days in Portugal Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Portugal Trip Planner

Make it your trip
Fly
1
Lisbon
— 2 nights
Train
2
Porto
— 3 nights
Train
3
Lisbon
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Albufeira
— 3 nights
Drive
5
Sagres
— 3 nights
Drive
6
Monte Gordo
— 3 nights
Drive
7
Lagos
— 3 nights
Drive
8
Lisbon
— 3 nights
Fly

S M T W T F S
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16

Lisbon

— 2 nights

City of Seven Hills

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
You've added Selection Tours, Caza das Vellas Loreto, Portugal dos Meus Amores, and other attractions to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): get the lay of the land with Selection Tours.

To see more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Lisbon trip itinerary site.

Dammam, Saudi Arabia to Lisbon is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone changes from Arabian Standard Time (AST) to Western European Standard Time (WET), which is usually a -3 hour difference. In August, Lisbon is cooler than Dammam - with highs of 35°C and lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Porto.

Things to do in Lisbon

Shopping · Tours

Porto

— 3 nights

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Cafe Majestic, Mercado Bom Sucesso and Taste Porto Food Tours. Attractions like Livraria Lello and Torre dos Clerigos make great kid-friendly stops. Visiting Douro River and Praia dos Ingleses will get you outdoors. There's lots more to do: take in the views from Ponte de Dom Luis I, take in the spiritual surroundings of Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral), and enjoy the sand and surf at Praia do Carneiro.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Porto trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by train from Lisbon to Porto takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or take a train. In August, Porto is slightly colder than Lisbon - with highs of 28°C and lows of 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Porto

Outdoors · Parks · Breweries & Distilleries · Wineries

Lisbon

— 2 nights

City of Seven Hills

Your day by day itinerary now includes Armazens do Chiado. Bring the kids along to Museu Calouste Gulbenkian and Padrao dos Descobrimentos. Shop till you drop at Praca da Figueira and Vasco da Gama Shopping Center. See even more of Lisbon: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, look for gifts at Cais Pimenta Rosa, browse the different shops at Amoreiras Shopping Center, and take a stroll through Bairro Alto.

To see photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Lisbon trip itinerary site.

Getting from Porto to Lisbon by train takes about 3 hours. Other options: fly; or drive; or take a train. While traveling from Porto, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Lisbon, ranging from highs of 35°C to lows of 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Albufeira.

Things to do in Lisbon

Shopping · Museums · Tours · Neighborhoods

Albufeira

— 3 nights

Garden of Portugal

Along Portugal's southern Algarve region sits Albufeira, a city boasting 20 beaches for visitors to choose from.
On the 26th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: find something for the whole family at Zoomarine Algarve.

For traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Albufeira tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Lisbon to Albufeira in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August in Albufeira, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 23°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Sagres.

Things to do in Albufeira

Theme Parks · Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

Sagres

— 3 nights

End of the World

Though the town of Sagres has roots in the Portuguese Age of Discovery, it is better known by visitors as a peaceful, rugged resort spot with great surfing beaches.
Get outdoors at Praia da Cordoama and Salema Beach. Relax by the water at Bordeira Beach and Amado Beach. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sea views from Cape Saint Vincent, contemplate the long history of Fortaleza de Sagres, and get outside with Praia do Beliche.

To see photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Sagres trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Albufeira to Sagres in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. August in Sagres sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 23°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) so you can drive to Monte Gordo.

Things to do in Sagres

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Monte Gordo

— 3 nights
Visitors from far and wide flock to Monte Gordo to make the most of the area's expansive white-sand beaches.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Ex Libris Gourmet and Casa das Portas. Get outdoors at Tavira Island and Praia da Alagoa. Get out of town with these interesting Monte Gordo side-trips: Mercado de Olhao (in Olhao) and Canastra (in Estoi). And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Praia de Cacela Velha, stroll through Praia Verde, make a trip to Camera Obscura, and stop by Praia-Mar - Maria José Dias Da Palma Simão Mestre.

For maps, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Monte Gordo online vacation planner.

Getting from Sagres to Monte Gordo by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. August in Monte Gordo sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 23°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Lagos.

Things to do in Monte Gordo

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Shopping

Side Trips

Lagos

— 3 nights

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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Praia Da Rocha and Ponta da Piedade. Escape the urban bustle at Praia Dona Ana and Praia do Camilo. The adventure continues: explore the wide array of goods at Nandi Charity Shop, enjoy the sand and surf at Meia Praia, look for gifts at Aqua Portimao, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia da Luz.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Lagos trip itinerary planning website.

You can drive from Monte Gordo to Lagos in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in September, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can go by car to Lisbon.

Things to do in Lagos

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Shopping

Side Trips

Lisbon

— 3 nights

City of Seven Hills

Armazens do Chiado has been added to your itinerary. Bring the kids along to Lisbon Oceanarium and Praia de Carcavelos. Explore Lisbon further: don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, take a stroll through Chiado, get outside with Pypas Cruises Lisbon Boat Tours, and pick up some new kitchen skills with Time Out Market Lisboa.

For reviews, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Lisbon road trip site.

Getting from Lagos to Lisbon by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lisbon

Parks · Outdoors · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Side Trip

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.