60 days in Portugal Itinerary

60 days in Portugal Itinerary

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Porto
— 7 nights
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Vila Nova de Gaia
— 2 nights
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Geres
— 2 nights
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Coimbra
— 7 nights
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Sintra
— 3 nights
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Cascais
— 2 nights
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Lisbon
— 8 nights
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Almada
— 1 night
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Setubal
— 6 nights
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Portimao
— 7 nights
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Lagos
— 7 nights
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Albufeira
— 7 nights

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Porto

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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Bom Jesus do Monte and Santuario de Santa Luzia. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Centro Historico de Guimaraes and Sameiro Sanctuary. Get out of town with these interesting Porto side-trips: Braga (Se de Braga & Praca da Republica), Fortaleza de Valenca (in Valenca) and Ponte Romana (in Ponte de Lima). Next up on the itinerary: get to know the fascinating history of Largo da Oliveira, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja do Carmo, get into the urban bustle at Palacio da Bolsa, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Santuario Nossa Senhora dos Remedios.

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Reykjavik, Iceland to Porto is an approximately 10-hour flight. Traveling from Reykjavik in January, expect Porto to be a bit warmer, temps between 16°C and 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Vila Nova de Gaia.

Things to do in Porto

Historic Sites · Parks · Spas

Side Trips

Braga, Guimaraes, Viana do Castelo, Fortaleza de Valenca, Se Catedral de Viseu
Highlights from your plan
Bom Jesus do Monte ©
Bom Jesus do Monte
Largo da Oliveira ©
Largo da Oliveira
Santuario de Santa Luzia ©
Santuario de Santa Luzia

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Vila Nova de Gaia

Vila Nova de Gaia ©
Across the Douro River from Porto, Vila Nova de Gaia touts famed Port wine lodges, where bottles are stored and aged.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sun): appreciate the extensive heritage of Castro de Romariz, then learn about winemaking at Graham's Port Lodge, then learn about winemaking at Porto Augusto's, and finally do a tasting at Taylor's Port. Here are some ideas for day two: appreciate the history behind Estatuas da Ponte and then take in the waterfront at Ria de Aveiro.

To find other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Vila Nova de Gaia trip itinerary tool.

Vila Nova de Gaia is just a short distance from Porto. Expect a daytime high around 16°C in January, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Geres.

Things to do in Vila Nova de Gaia

Nature · Wineries · Parks

Side Trips

Aveiro, Castro de Romariz
Highlights from your plan
Ria de Aveiro ©
Ria de Aveiro
Graham's Port Lodge ©
Graham's Port Lodge
Porto Augusto's ©
Porto Augusto's

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Geres

Geres ©
On the 11th (Tue), don't miss a visit to Miradouro da Pedra Bela, head outdoors with Cascata do Arado, and then contemplate the long history of Granaries of Lindoso. Keep things going the next day: head outdoors with Cascata da Portela do Homem and then explore the activities along Barragem de Vilarinho das Furnas.

To see maps, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Geres trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Vila Nova de Gaia to Geres takes 1.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can travel to Coimbra.

Things to do in Geres

Outdoors · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Granaries of Lindoso
Highlights from your plan
Cascata do Arado ©
Cascata do Arado
Miradouro da Pedra Bela ©
Miradouro da Pedra Bela
Cascata da Portela do Homem ©
Cascata da Portela do Homem

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Coimbra

Coimbra ©
The university town of Coimbra exudes modern flair while embracing its roots as the medieval capital of Portugal.
Get outdoors at Serra da Estrela and Praia da Nazare. Your inner history buff will appreciate Basilica de Nossa Senhora do Rosario de Fatima and Convento de Cristo. Change things up with these side-trips from Coimbra: Monastery of Alcobaca (in Alcobaca), Batalha (Batalha Monastery & Capelas Imperfeitas) and Fatima (Basilica da Santissima Trindade & Capela Das Aparicoes). There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Old Cathedral of Coimbra (Se Velha de Coimbra), explore the historical opulence of Castelo de Leiria, contemplate the long history of Igreja e Mosteiro da Santa Cruz, and admire the striking features of Old Monestary of Santa Clara.

To see ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Coimbra trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Geres to Coimbra takes 2.5 hours. In January, daytime highs in Coimbra are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can go by car to Sintra.

Things to do in Coimbra

Historic Sites · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Tomar, Fatima, Nazare, Serra da Estrela, Batalha
Highlights from your plan
Convento de Cristo ©
Convento de Cristo
Praia da Costa Nova ©
Praia da Costa Nova

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Sintra

Sintra ©
Surrounded by rolling hills and old mansions and castles, Sintra has become known as the first center of the European Romantic style.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Praia Foz do Arelho and Baleal Beach. Explore hidden gems such as Castelo dos Mouros and Obidos Village. When in Sintra, make a side trip to see Palacio Nacional de Mafra in Mafra, approximately Mafra away. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Sintra National Palace.

For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Sintra travel route planner.

You can drive from Coimbra to Sintra in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In January in Sintra, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 8°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Cascais.

Things to do in Sintra

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Obidos Village, Palacio Nacional de Mafra, Praia Foz do Arelho, Baleal Beach
Highlights from your plan
Castelo dos Mouros ©
Castelo dos Mouros
Praia Foz do Arelho ©
Praia Foz do Arelho
Baleal Beach ©
Baleal Beach

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Cascais

Cascais ©
A mere 32 km (20 mi) from Lisbon, the coastal town of Cascais has a long history of entertaining royals.
On the 23rd (Sun), tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia de Carcavelos and then kick back and relax at Praia do Tamariz. Keep things going the next day: go for a walk through Cabo da Roca, kick back and relax at Guincho Beach, and then explore the striking landscape at Boca do Inferno.

To find reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Cascais itinerary app.

Cascais is just a stone's throw from Sintra. January in Cascais sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 8°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Lisbon.

Things to do in Cascais

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Praia de Carcavelos, Cabo da Roca
Highlights from your plan
Boca do Inferno ©
Boca do Inferno
Praia do Tamariz ©
Praia do Tamariz
Guincho Beach ©
Guincho Beach

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Lisbon

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Parque das Nacoes and Wine Tours & Tastings. Do some cultural sightseeing at Santo Antonio de Lisboa and Igreja de Sao Domingos (Santa Justa e Rufina). Change things up with these side-trips from Lisbon: Castelo de Óbidos (in Obidos), Museu do Hospital e das Caldas (in Caldas da Rainha) and Palacio de Valflores (in Santa Iria de Azoia). There's lots more to do: step into the grandiose world of Palácio Nacional da Ajuda, take some stellar pictures from Miradouro da Graca (Sophia de Mello Breyner Andresen), take an in-depth tour of Carmo Archaeological Museum, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Igreja de Sao Roque.

To see photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Lisbon online tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Cascais to Lisbon in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in January, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can go by car to Almada.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites · Tours · Wineries

Side Trips

Nazare, Castelo de Óbidos, Museu do Hospital e das Caldas, Monasterio de San Dinis, Palacio de Valflores
Highlights from your plan
Santo Antonio de Lisboa ©
Santo Antonio de Lisboa
Wine Tours & Tastings
Castelo de Óbidos ©
Castelo de Óbidos

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Almada

Almada ©
Almada is a city and a municipality in Portugal, located on the southern margin of the Tagus River, on the opposite side of the river from Lisbon. On the 2nd (Wed), pause for some photo ops at Santuario Nacional de Cristo Rei, then examine the collection at National Coach Museum, and then visit a coastal fixture at Belem Lighthouse.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Almada holiday builder app.

Almada is very close to Lisbon. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in February, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Setubal.

Things to do in Almada

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Belem
Highlights from your plan
National Coach Museum ©
National Coach Museum
Belem Lighthouse ©
Belem Lighthouse
Santuario Nacional de Cristo Rei ©
Santuario Nacional de Cristo Rei

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Setubal

Setubal ©
Setúbal is a city and a municipality in Portugal. Get some historical perspective at Capela dos Ossos and Monsaraz Castle and Walls. Get in touch with nature at Parque Natural da Arrabida and Cabo Espichel. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Setubal: Hermitage of Santa Catarina (in Monsaraz), Evora (Sao Joao Evangelista Church (Evora), Templo Romano de Evora (Templo de Diana), &more) and Museu Regional do Vinho (in Redondo). There's still lots to do: admire the striking features of Paco Ducal and explore the world behind art at Casa de Bocage..

To find traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Setubal online sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Almada to Setubal takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In February, daytime highs in Setubal are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Portimao.

Things to do in Setubal

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Evora, Monsaraz, Museu Regional do Vinho, Cabo Espichel, Paco Ducal
Highlights from your plan
Centro Historico de Evora ©
Centro Historico de Evora
Capela dos Ossos ©
Capela dos Ossos
Monsaraz Castle and Walls ©
Monsaraz Castle and Walls

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Portimao

Portimao ©
Originally a small fishing village, Portimão today serves as one of the most populated towns in the Algarve and also a favorite spot for sailing.
Castelo de Silves and Quinta dos Vales Wine Estate are good opportunities to explore the local culture. We've included these beaches for you: Praia Da Rocha and Odeceixe Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Portimao: Ilha Deserta (in Faro) and Ilha da Culatra (in Olhao). The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Praia da Marinha, pause for some serene contemplation at Misericordia Church, take in the waterfront at Alvor Boardwalk, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Joao de Arens Beach.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Portimao trip maker app.

You can drive from Setubal to Portimao in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In February, daytime highs in Portimao are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can go by car to Lagos.

Things to do in Portimao

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Carvoeiro, Silves, Ilha Deserta, Quinta dos Vales Wine Estate, Galeria Arte Algarve
Highlights from your plan
Praia Da Rocha ©
Praia Da Rocha
Praia da Marinha ©
Praia da Marinha
Odeceixe Beach ©
Odeceixe Beach

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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.
Get in touch with nature at Praia do Beliche and Praia Dona Ana. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Lagos Farol da Ponta da Piedade and Fort of Santo Antonio de Belixe. Change things up with these side-trips from Lagos: Menir do Padrao (in Vila do Bispo), Aljezur (Castelo de Aljezur, Arrifana Beach, &more) and Sagres (Cape Saint Vincent, Igreja de Nossa Senhora da Graca, &more). There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Praia da Luz, tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia do Camilo, explore the striking landscape at Ponta da Piedade, and go for a stroll along the water at Praia do Porto de Mos.

To find maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Lagos visit planner.

Traveling by car from Portimao to Lagos takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. February in Lagos sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can drive to Albufeira.

Things to do in Lagos

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Sagres, Aljezur, Luz, Menir do Padrao
Highlights from your plan
Praia do Beliche ©
Praia do Beliche
Praia da Luz ©
Praia da Luz
Arrifana Beach ©
Arrifana Beach

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Albufeira

Albufeira ©
Along Portugal's southern Algarve region sits Albufeira, a city boasting 20 beaches for visitors to choose from.
Step off the beaten path and head to Praia da Oura and Old Town Faro. You'll get in some beach time at Praia dos Salgados and Falesia Beach. Explore Albufeira's surroundings by going to Praia do Barril (in Tavira), Faro (Capela dos Ossos, Faro Cathedral, &more) and Praia de Monte Gordo (in Monte Gordo). The adventure continues: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia Sao Rafael, admire the striking features of Sao Bartolomeu de Messines Church, and take in the exciting artwork at Galeria de Arte Pintor Samora Barros.

For where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Albufeira trip planner.

Traveling by car from Lagos to Albufeira takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. February in Albufeira sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C at night. On the 1st (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Albufeira

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trips

Faro, Sao Bartolomeu de Messines Church, Praia do Barril, Praia de Monte Gordo, Church of Nossa Senhora da Assuncao
Highlights from your plan
Praia da Oura ©
Praia da Oura
Falesia  Beach ©
Falesia Beach
Praia Gale ©
Praia Gale

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