37 days in Portugal Itinerary

37 days in Portugal Itinerary

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Evora
— 5 nights
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Serra da Estrela
— 1 night
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Santa Comba Dao
— 2 nights
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Geres
— 2 nights
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Porto
— 7 nights
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Ponta Delgada
— 2 nights
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Faja Grande
— 1 night
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Lajes das Flores
— 2 nights
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Santa Cruz das Flores
— 2 nights
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Vila Franca do Campo
— 2 nights
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Lisbon
— 6 nights

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Evora

Evora ©
The city of Evora functions as a museum of Roman origins and medieval times.
Appreciate the collections at Tapetes de Arraiolos - Centro Interpretativo and Forum Eugenio de Almeida. Capela dos Ossos and Templo Romano de Evora (Templo de Diana) will appeal to history buffs. Take a break from Evora with a short trip to Monsaraz Castle and Walls in Monsaraz, about 52 minutes away. The adventure continues: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, take an in-depth tour of Museu do Relogio - Polo de Evora, contemplate the long history of Cathedral of Evora (Se Catedral de Evora), and see the interesting displays at Museu de Evora.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Evora road trip website.

Sydney, Australia to Evora is an approximately 28-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 10 hours traveling from Sydney to Evora. Traveling from Sydney in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Evora, with lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to travel to Serra da Estrela.

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Historic Sites · Outdoors · Museums · Tours

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Religious Site
Capela dos Ossos
4.3
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World heritage site
Centro Historico de Evora
4.6

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Serra da Estrela

Serra da Estrela ©
On the 22nd (Mon), examine the collection at Museu De Lanificios, don't miss a visit to Torre, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Serra da Estrela.

To find other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Serra da Estrela trip itinerary maker app.

Drive from Evora to Serra da Estrela in 3.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can travel to Santa Comba Dao.

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Mountain
Serra da Estrela
4.7
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Specialty Museum
Museu De Lanificios
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Landmark
Torre
4.1

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Santa Comba Dao

Santa Comba Dao ©
Santa Comba Dão is a city and a municipality in the Viseu District in Portugal. On the 23rd (Tue), trek along Circuito Pre-historico Fiais/Azenha and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia do Reconquinho.

To see maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Santa Comba Dao travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Serra da Estrela to Santa Comba Dao takes 2 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can travel to Geres.

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Geres

Geres ©
On the 24th (Wed), take in the dramatic scenery at Cascata Tahiti and then cruise along Miradouro da Pedra Bela. On the next day, identify plant and animal life at Cabril Eco Rural, then see the interesting displays at Ecomuseu de Barroso, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Sao Bento da Porta Aberta.

For where to stay, reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Geres trip builder app.

Drive from Santa Comba Dao to Geres in 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to drive to Porto.

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Wildlife Area
Cabril Eco Rural
5.0
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Specialty Museum
Ecomuseu de Barroso
4.7

7
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Porto

Porto ©

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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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral) and Bom Jesus do Monte. Museu Nacional de Soares dos Reis and Casa do Infante will appeal to museum buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Porto: Se de Braga (in Braga) and Guimaraes (Centro Historico de Guimaraes & Guimaraes Castle). There's much more to do: take in the views from Ponte de Dom Luis I, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, shop like a local with Belomonte 20, and pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja de Sao Pedro dos Clerigos.

For ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Porto sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Geres to Porto in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in April, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time to travel to Ponta Delgada.

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Religious Site
Bom Jesus do Monte
4.8
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Civic Center
Palacio da Bolsa
4.3

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Ponta Delgada

As the busy capital of São Miguel, Ponta Delgada represents the most visited place on the island. Known for its historical buildings, the city offers 17th- and 18th-century convents and churches, as well as cobbled pedestrian streets and hidden squares.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): explore the striking landscape at Caldeira das Sete Cidades, then see the interesting displays at Museu Militar dos Acores, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja do Santo Cristo. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Caldeira Velha Environmental Interpretation Centre, then experience rural life at Arruda Pineapple Plantation, then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja Matriz de Sao Sebastiao.

To see maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Ponta Delgada tour itinerary site.

Traveling by flight from Porto to Ponta Delgada takes 4.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Western European Standard Time to Azores Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Ponta Delgada when traveling from Porto in May, with lows around 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can travel to Faja Grande.

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Scuba / Snorkeling
Scuba & Snorkeling
4.8
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Geologic Formation
Caldeira das Sete Cidades
4.9

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Faja Grande

Faja Grande ©
Start off your visit on the 6th (Mon): take in the dramatic scenery at Cascata do Poco do Bacalhau.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Faja Grande online attractions planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Ponta Delgada to Faja Grande. In May, daily temperatures in Faja Grande can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. You'll set off for Lajes das Flores on the 7th (Tue).

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Lajes das Flores

Lajes das Flores ©
Lajes das Flores is a municipality in the western part of the Azores; it includes the southern part of the island of Flores. Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Igreja Matriz da Lomba and then explore the striking landscape at Rocha dos Bordoes.

For photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Lajes das Flores trip planner.

Lajes das Flores is very close to Faja Grande. In May in Lajes das Flores, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 17°C at night. You will leave for Santa Cruz das Flores on the 9th (Thu).

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Geologic Formation
Rocha dos Bordoes
4.5

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Santa Cruz das Flores

Santa Cruz das Flores ©
Santa Cruz das Flores is a municipality situated in the north half of the island of Flores, in the Portuguese archipelago of the Azores. On the 10th (Fri), take some stellar pictures from Miradouro do Monte das Cruzes, contemplate the waterfront views at Poco da Ribeira do Ferreiro, then enjoy the sea views from Lighthouse of Ponta do Albernaz, and finally get engrossed in the history at Museu da Fabrica da Baleia do Boqueirao.

To see maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Santa Cruz das Flores tour planner.

Santa Cruz das Flores is just a stone's throw from Lajes das Flores. In May, daily temperatures in Santa Cruz das Flores can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel to Vila Franca do Campo.

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Vila Franca do Campo

Vila Franca do Campo ©
Vila Franca do Campo is a town and municipality in the southern part of the island of São Miguel in the Portuguese Autonomous Region of the Azores. Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Nossa Senhora da Paz, explore the striking landscape at Poca Da Dona Beija, take in nature's colorful creations at Parque Terra Nostra, then witness a stunning natural landmark at Caldeiras Vulcânicas, and finally get great views at Pico do Ferro Viewpoint. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Islet of Vila Franca do Campo, see the sky in a new way at Centro de Monitorizacao e Investigacao das Furnas, then admire the natural beauty at Jose do Canto Forest Garden, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Capela de Nossa Senhora das Vitorias - Furnas.

To see maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Vila Franca do Campo trip maker.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Santa Cruz das Flores to Vila Franca do Campo. May in Vila Franca do Campo sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 17°C at night. You will leave for Lisbon on the 13th (Mon).

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Geologic Formation
Poca Da Dona Beija
4.7
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Religious Site
Nossa Senhora da Paz
4.6

6
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Lisbon

Lisbon ©

City of Seven Hills

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
You'll explore and learn at Museu Nacional do Azulejo and National Museum of Ancient Art. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Belém Tower and Museu Calouste Gulbenkian. Get out of town with these interesting Lisbon side-trips: Park and National Palace of Pena (in Sintra) and Cabo da Roca (in Colares). Spend the 16th (Thu) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, meet the residents at Jardim Zoologico, steep yourself in history at Castelo de S. Jorge, and choose your vessel at Lisbon by Boat.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Lisbon trip itinerary builder.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Vila Franca do Campo to Lisbon. The time zone difference when traveling from Vila Franca do Campo to Lisbon is 1 hour. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Vila Franca do Campo in May: highs in Lisbon hover around 28°C, while lows dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

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