44 days in Portugal Itinerary

44 days in Portugal Itinerary

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Coimbra
— 5 nights
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Porto
— 5 nights
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Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel
— 5 nights
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Funchal, Madeira
— 6 nights
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Lisbon
— 7 nights
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Albufeira
— 8 nights
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Evora
— 6 nights
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Coimbra

The university town of Coimbra exudes modern flair while embracing its roots as the medieval capital of Portugal.
Take a break from the city and head to Praia da Costa Nova and Praia da Nazare. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Castelo de Tomar and Church of Nossa Senhora da Nazaré. Venture out of the city with trips to Batalha Monastery (in Batalha), Miradouro do Suberco (in Nazare) and Fatima (Basilica da Santissima Trindade, Basilica de Nossa Senhora do Rosario de Fatima, &more). There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Igreja e Mosteiro da Santa Cruz, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monastery of Alcobaca, admire the landmark architecture of Old Monestary of Santa Clara, and take in the architecture and design of University of Coimbra.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Coimbra online trip itinerary planner.

Melbourne, Australia to Coimbra is an approximately 28-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Western European Standard Time is minus 10 hours. Traveling from Melbourne in June, expect Coimbra to be somewhat warmer, temps between 28°C and 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Porto.

Things to do in Coimbra

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

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Castelo de Tomar ©
Must see
Castelo de Tomar
4.8

5
nights
Porto

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Porto Augusto's and Casa Ramos Pinto. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Quinta dos Corvos and Largo da Oliveira. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Porto: Santuario de Santa Luzia (in Viana do Castelo), Ponte Romana (in Ponte de Lima) and Guimaraes (Centro Historico de Guimaraes, Guimaraes Castle, &more). And it doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Sameiro Sanctuary, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Se de Braga, learn about winemaking at Graham's Port Lodge, and take in the waterfront at Ribeira Square.

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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. In June, daily temperatures in Porto can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel to Ponta Delgada.

Things to do in Porto

Historic Sites · Wineries · Tours · Shopping

Side Trips

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Porto Augusto's ©
Must see
Porto Augusto's
4.7
Quinta dos Corvos ©
Must see
Quinta dos Corvos
4.6
Casa Ramos Pinto ©
Winery / Vineyard
Casa Ramos Pinto
4.3

5
nights
Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Caldeiras Vulcânicas and Azorean Active Blueberry. Get outdoors at Azores Whale Watching TERRA AZUL and Furnas. Change things up with these side-trips from Ponta Delgada: Furnas (Church of Nossa Senhora da Alegria, Poca Da Dona Beija, &more), Pedra Queimada - Lajinha - Degredo (in Maia) and Sao Nicolau Church (in Sete Cidades). There's much more to do: make a trip to Portas da Cidade, identify plant and animal life at Caldeira Velha Environmental Interpretation Centre, pause for some photo ops at Estatua Goncalo Velho Cabral, and get engrossed in the history at Maria dos Anjos Melo House Museum.

To find other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Ponta Delgada trip app.

Traveling by flight from Porto to Ponta Delgada takes 4.5 hours. The time zone changes from Western European Standard Time (WET) to Azores Standard Time (AZOT), which is usually a -1 hour difference. In June, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel to Funchal.

Things to do in Ponta Delgada

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Tours

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Azorean Active Blueberry ©
Canyoning / Rapelling Tour
Azorean Active Blueberry
4.9

6
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Funchal, Madeira

The capital of the island of Madeira for more than 500 years, Funchal represents a laid-back city made popular by its historical sites and climate.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Igreja de Nossa Senhora do Monte and Blandy's Wine Lodge. Get outdoors at Safari Madeira Island and Ponta de Sao Lourenco. Venture out of the city with trips to Porto Moniz Natural Swimming Pools (in Porto Moniz), Jardim das Plantas Indigenas da Madeira (in Sao Vicente) and Miradouro da Ponta do Rosto (in Canical). Next up on the itinerary: take in the pleasant sights at Santa Maria Street, examine the collection at CR7 Museum, admire the natural beauty at Municipal Gardens, and stroll through 25 Fontes Falls.

To see where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Funchal online travel planner.

You can fly from Ponta Delgada to Funchal in 4.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Ponta Delgada to Funchal. June in Funchal sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 21°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Funchal

Parks · Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
25 Fontes Falls
Must see
25 Fontes Falls
4.4

7
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Lisbon

City of Seven Hills

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Get some cultural insight at Palácio Nacional da Ajuda and Wine Tours & Tastings. Discover out-of-the-way places like Palacio Nacional de Mafra and Cabo Espichel. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Lisbon: Sintra (Sintra National Palace & Castelo dos Mouros), Obidos (Castelo de Óbidos & Obidos Village) and Cascais (Boca do Inferno & Guincho Beach). There's still lots to do: explore the striking landscape of Parque Natural da Arrabida, don't miss a visit to Rossio Train Station, snap pictures at Vasco da Gama Bridge, and pause for some photo ops at Santuario Nacional de Cristo Rei.

For where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Lisbon trip planning tool.

Fly from Funchal to Lisbon in 4.5 hours. While traveling from Funchal, expect somewhat warmer days and little chillier nights in Lisbon, ranging from highs of 32°C to lows of 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can go by car to Albufeira.

Things to do in Lisbon

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8
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Albufeira

Garden of Portugal

Along Portugal's southern Algarve region sits Albufeira, a city boasting 20 beaches for visitors to choose from.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Lagos Farol da Ponta da Piedade and Cape Saint Vincent. Explore hidden gems such as Praia de Benagil and Algar Seco. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Albufeira: Lagos (Praia do Camilo, Ponta da Piedade, &more), Praia da Marinha (in Caramujeira) and Tavira (Tavira Island & Praia do Barril). There's much more to do: cross one thing off your bucket list with Skydive Seven, kick back and relax at Praia Gale, stroll through Praia da Oura, and see Off-Road Tours.

To see where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Albufeira trip planner.

Drive from Lisbon to Albufeira in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can drive to Evora.

Things to do in Albufeira

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Praia da Oura ©
Must see
Praia da Oura
4.2
Praia Gale ©
Must see
Praia Gale
4.6
Praia da Luz
Beach
Praia da Luz
4.4

6
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Evora

The city of Evora functions as a museum of Roman origins and medieval times.
Get some cultural insight at Monsaraz Castle and Walls and Castelo de Marvao. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Centro Interpretativo dos Almendres and Museum of Sacred Art of the Cathedral of Evora. Explore Evora's surroundings by going to Castle of Mourao (in Mourao), Quinta Dona Maria (in Estremoz) and Tower of the Esporao (Castle of the Esporao)(Reguengos de Monsaraz) (in Reguengos de Monsaraz). Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Cathedral of Evora (Se Catedral de Evora), explore the historical opulence of Porta do Raimundo, delve into the distant past at Villa Romana de Nossa Senhora do Tourega (Evora), and explore the world behind art at Museu do Artesanato e do Design -MADE.

To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Evora route planner.

Drive from Albufeira to Evora in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. While traveling from Albufeira, expect somewhat warmer days and slightly colder nights in Evora, ranging from highs of 39°C to lows of 18°C. You'll have a few hours on the 13th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Evora

Historic Sites · Museums · Wineries

Side Trips

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