30 days in Portugal Itinerary

30 days in Portugal Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Portugal tour itinerary planner

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Fly to Humberto Delgado Airport (Lisbon Portela Airport), Drive to Obidos
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Obidos
— 4 nights
Drive
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Coimbra
— 4 nights
Drive
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Porto
— 6 nights
Fly
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Lagos
— 4 nights
Drive
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Evora
— 5 nights
Drive
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Lisbon
— 6 nights
Fly

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Obidos

— 4 nights

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: Nazare (O Sitio, Miradouro do Suberco, &more). There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Obidos Village, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja de Santa Maria, explore the activities along Lagoa de Obidos, and take in the pleasant sights at Rua Direita.

To find photos, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Obidos road trip website.

Newark, USA to Obidos is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Newark to Obidos, you'll lose 5 hours due to the time zone difference. In September, daily temperatures in Obidos can reach 76°F, while at night they dip to 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to drive to Coimbra.

Things to do in Obidos

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Coimbra

— 4 nights
The university town of Coimbra exudes modern flair while embracing its roots as the medieval capital of Portugal.
Coimbra is known for historic sites, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Jardim Botanico, admire the striking features of Torre da Universidade de Coimbra, don't miss a visit to Praca do Comercio, and indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

For maps, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Coimbra trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Obidos to Coimbra takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 76°F in September, and nighttime lows around 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Porto.

Things to do in Coimbra

Historic Sites · Tours · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Porto

— 6 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.
Dedicate the 17th (Fri) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. And it doesn't end there: take in the views from Ponte de Dom Luis I, take an exotic tour of Oporto Buggy Adventure, relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, and walk around Museu Serralves.

To see more things to do, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read Porto online itinerary maker.

Drive from Coimbra to Porto in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Porto are 74°F, while nighttime lows are 56°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can catch the flight to Lagos.

Things to do in Porto

Tours · Parks · Wineries · Adventure

Lagos

— 4 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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Lagos: Speed Boats Tours (in Albufeira), Praia Da Rocha (in Praia da Rocha) and Tavira (Tavira Island & Igreja de Sao Pedro Goncalves Telmo). There's much more to do: visit a coastal fixture at Cape Saint Vincent, indulge in some personalized pampering at Swan Day Spa, enjoy the sand and surf at Meia Praia, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia Dona Ana.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Lagos trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Porto to Lagos takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Porto in September, Lagos is a bit warmer at night with lows of 65°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can go by car to Evora.

Things to do in Lagos

Parks · Outdoors · Theme Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Evora

— 5 nights
The city of Evora functions as a museum of Roman origins and medieval times.
Evora is known for historic sites, museums, and wineries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Capela dos Ossos, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Historico de Evora, and steep yourself in history at Cathedral of Evora (Se Catedral de Evora).

For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Evora holiday planner.

Drive from Lagos to Evora in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. While traveling from Lagos, expect a bit warmer days and little chillier nights in Evora, ranging from highs of 86°F to lows of 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Lisbon.

Things to do in Evora

Historic Sites · Tours · Wildlife · Outdoors

Lisbon

— 6 nights

City of Seven Hills

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Venture out of the city with trips to Sintra (Sintra Railway Station, Quinta da Regaleira, &more). There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, make a trip to Belém Tower, and examine the collection at Museu Nacional do Azulejo.

To find where to stay, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Lisbon online travel route builder.

Traveling by car from Evora to Lisbon takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. When traveling from Evora in September, plan for a bit cooler days in Lisbon, with highs around 81°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites · Tours · Museums · Parks

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.