32 days in Portugal Itinerary

32 days in Portugal Itinerary

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32 days in Portugal Itinerary

Start: Sao Paulo
Fly:  14​h
1
Porto
— 4 nights
train:  1​h
2
Coimbra
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Obidos
— 4 nights
bus:  1​h 15​min
4
Lisbon
— 5 nights
Drive:  3​h
5
Lagos
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
6
Tavira
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h
7
Evora
— 5 nights
+2
train + subway + Fly:  14​h 45​min
End: Sao Paulo

4
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 historic sites, nightlife, shopping, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Ponte de Dom Luis I, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, admire the masterpieces at Museu Nacional de Soares dos Reis, and get into the urban bustle at Palacio da Bolsa.

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Sao Paulo, Brazil to Porto is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from Brasilia Time to Western European Time, which is usually a 3 hour difference. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Sao Paulo in March: high temperatures in Porto hover around 18°C and lows are around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can take a train to Coimbra.

Things to do in Porto

Tours Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Ponte de Dom Luis I ©
Ponte de Dom Luis I
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral) ©
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral)

3
nights
Coimbra

Coimbra ©
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, parks, museums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Jardim Botanico, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, pause for some serene contemplation at Chapel of St Michael, and make a trip to Praca do Comercio.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Coimbra trip website .

You can take a train from Porto to Coimbra in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. In March, daily temperatures in Coimbra can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to drive to Obidos.

Things to do in Coimbra

Historic Sites Museums Spas
Highlights from your plan
Seminario Maior da Sagrada Familia ©
Seminario Maior da Sagrada Familia
Jardim Botanico ©
Jardim Botanico
Praca do Comercio ©
Praca do Comercio

4
nights
Obidos

Obidos ©
Striking views of the Estremadura area and a famous medieval castle gave Obidos the name of Wedding Present Town.
Venture out of the city with trips to Nazare (O Sitio, Miradouro do Suberco, & more). There's lots more to do: make a trip to Obidos Village, explore the ancient world of Aqueduto da Usseira, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sao Tiago Church, and pick up some local products at Mercado Biologico de Obidos.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Obidos holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Coimbra to Obidos takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in March, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to take a bus to Lisbon.

Things to do in Obidos

Historic Sites Shopping Outdoors

Side Trip

Nazare
Highlights from your plan
Castelo de Óbidos ©
Castelo de Óbidos
Obidos Village ©
Obidos Village
Praia da Nazare ©
Praia da Nazare

5
nights
Lisbon

Lisbon ©
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 (Quinta da Regaleira, Park and National Palace of Pena, & more). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Lisbon Oceanarium, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and pause for some photo ops at Padrao dos Descobrimentos.

For more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Lisbon travel planner.

Getting from Obidos to Lisbon by bus takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in March, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Lagos.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Tours Museums

Side Trip

Sintra
Highlights from your plan
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos

4
nights
Lagos

Lagos ©
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 find plenty of places to visit near Lagos: Praia Da Rocha (in Praia da Rocha), Percurso dos Sete Vales Suspensos (in Lagoa) and Off-Road Tours (in Albufeira). There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Ponta Da Piedale, pause for some photo ops at Statue of Gil Eanes, gear up at Tic Tac Bike Tour, and head outdoors with Blue Shark.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Lagos online holiday planner .

Drive from Lisbon to Lagos in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Tavira.

Things to do in Lagos

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Portimao, Golf Santo Antonio, Percurso dos Sete Vales Suspensos, Pura Vida, Off-Road Tours
Highlights from your plan
Percurso dos Sete Vales Suspensos ©
Percurso dos Sete Vales Suspensos
Off-Road Tours
Ponta Da Piedale ©
Ponta Da Piedale

4
nights
Tavira

Tavira ©
Tavira has succeeded at escaping the flood of tourism that has affected other coastal Portuguese towns over the years.
Venture out of the city with trips to Tennisinportugal (in Vale do Lobo), Faro (Arc of Repouso, Algarve Rock Brewery, & more) and Clube Equestrian A Palmeirinha (in Almancil). The adventure continues: walk around Ria Formosa, head outdoors with Jardim do Coreto, look for gifts at Canastra, and contemplate the long history of Fortaleza de Cacela.

For more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Tavira itinerary maker tool .

Drive from Lagos to Tavira in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In March, daily temperatures in Tavira can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Evora.

Things to do in Tavira

Outdoors Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Faro, Vila Nova de Cacela, Almancil, Canastra, Ria Formosa
Highlights from your plan
Clube Equestre A Palmeirinha ©
Clube Equestre A Palmeirinha
Ria Formosa ©
Ria Formosa
Algarve Rock Brewery ©
Algarve Rock Brewery

5
nights
Evora

Evora ©
The city of Evora functions as a museum of Roman origins and medieval times.
Evora is known for historic sites, museums, wineries, adventure, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Capela dos Ossos, examine the collection at Megalithica Ebora, have fun at Piscinas Municipais de Evora, and do a tasting at Casa Relvas.

For other places to visit, photos, maps, and tourist information, read Evora trip planner .

Traveling by car from Tavira to Evora takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Tavira in March, Evora is a bit cooler at night with lows of 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Evora

Historic Sites Tours Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Capela dos Ossos ©
Capela dos Ossos
Walking tours

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