35 days in Portugal Itinerary

35 days in Portugal Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Faro
— 4 nights
2
Lagos
— 4 nights
3
Evora
— 4 nights
4
Obidos
— 3 nights
5
Coimbra
— 4 nights
6
Porto
— 4 nights
7
Lisbon
— 8 nights

4
nights
Faro

The most well-known city in the Algarve, Faro boasts a cliffside location with popular beaches and a thriving cultural scene.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Faro: Tavira (Jardim do Coreto, Igreja de Sao Pedro Goncalves Telmo, &more) and Monte Rei Golf & Country Club (in Vila Nova de Cacela). And it doesn't end there: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, tee off at Quinta do Lago, look for all kinds of wild species at Ria Formosa, and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

For photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Faro itinerary planner.

Auckland, New Zealand to Faro is an approximately 33-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly. The time zone difference when traveling from Auckland to Faro is minus 12 hours. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Auckland in March since evenings lows in Faro dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to drive to Lagos.

Things to do in Faro

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Tavira, Almancil, Ria Formosa, Nossa Senhora da Conceicao Hermitage, Monte Rei Golf & Country Club
Highlights from your plan
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Ria Formosa ©
Ria Formosa
Walking tours

4
nights
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Lagos side-trips: Off-Road Tours (in Albufeira), Mr Frutas (in Silves) and Praia Da Rocha (in Praia da Rocha). There's much more to do: explore the striking landscape at Ponta da Piedade, grab your bike and head to Tic Tac Bike Tour, identify plant and animal life at Ria de Alvor Nature Reserve, and head outdoors with Portugal Walks.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Lagos day trip planning app.

You can drive from Faro to Lagos in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Lagos are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Evora.

Things to do in Lagos

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Portimao, Off-Road Tours, Mr Frutas, Portugal Walks, Percurso dos Sete Vales Suspensos
Highlights from your plan
Off-Road Tours
Praia Da Rocha ©
Praia Da Rocha
Ponta da Piedade ©
Ponta da Piedade

4
nights
Evora

Evora ©
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: take in the spiritual surroundings of Capela dos Ossos, contemplate the long history of Cathedral of Evora (Se Catedral de Evora), make a trip to Jardim das Casas Pintadas, and see the interesting displays at Megalithica Ebora.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Evora vacation planning website.

Traveling by car from Lagos to Evora takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Lagos in March, plan for a bit cooler nights in Evora, with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can go by car to Obidos.

Things to do in Evora

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Capela dos Ossos ©
Capela dos Ossos
Lookout - Cordovil House Gallery (Evora) ©
Lookout - Cordovil House Gallery (Evora)
Centro Historico de Evora ©
Centro Historico de Evora

3
nights
Obidos

Obidos ©
Striking views of the Estremadura area and a famous medieval castle gave Obidos the name of Wedding Present Town.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Obidos: Nazare (O Sitio, Monte de Sao Bartolomeu, &more). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Obidos Village, pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja de Santa Maria, explore the ancient world of Aqueduto da Usseira, and step into the grandiose world of Castelo de Óbidos.

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Traveling by car from Evora to Obidos takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Coimbra.

Things to do in Obidos

Historic Sites Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Nazare
Highlights from your plan
Castelo de Óbidos ©
Castelo de Óbidos
O Sitio
O Sitio
Praia do Norte ©
Praia do Norte

4
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, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Jardim Botanico, pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja de Santo Antonio dos Olivais, admire the landmark architecture of Torre da Universidade de Coimbra, and let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Coimbra attractions planning 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 °C in March, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can go by car to Porto.

Things to do in Coimbra

Historic Sites Tours Museums
Highlights from your plan
Sala dos Capelos ©
Sala dos Capelos
Jardim Botanico ©
Jardim Botanico
Igreja e Mosteiro da Santa Cruz ©
Igreja e Mosteiro da Santa Cruz

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 shopping, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Ponte de Dom Luis I, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, don't miss a visit to Liberdade Square, and admire the masterpieces at Museu Serralves.

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Traveling by car from Coimbra to Porto takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. April in Porto sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Porto

Tours Wineries Parks
Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
Ponte de Dom Luis I ©
Ponte de Dom Luis I
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral) ©
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral)

8
nights
Lisbon

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Lisbon: Sintra (Sintra National Palace, Quinta da Regaleira, &more). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and take a stroll through Alfama.

To see ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Lisbon travel route planner.

Traveling by flight from Porto to Lisbon takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in Lisbon are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

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

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