10 days in Portugal Itinerary

10 days in Portugal Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Portugal Trip Planner

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Lisbon
— 3 nights
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Evora
— 2 nights
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Albufeira
— 2 nights
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Lisbon

— 3 nights

City of Seven Hills

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Get outdoors at Parque da Paz and Ribeira Beach. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Fundacao Amalia Rodrigues Casa Museu and Miradouro de Santa Luzia. Step out of Lisbon with an excursion to Marinhas de Sal in Rio Maior--about 1h 10 min away. And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Belém Tower, examine the collection at Museu da Marioneta, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Jardim Zoologico, and go for a stroll along the water at Marina Parque das Nacoes.

For other places to visit, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Lisbon trip itinerary planning site.

Toronto, Canada to Lisbon is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Western European Standard Time is 5 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Toronto in November: high temperatures in Lisbon hover around 21°C and lows are around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Evora.

Things to do in Lisbon

Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Evora

— 2 nights
The city of Evora functions as a museum of Roman origins and medieval times.
On the 25th (Wed), examine the collection at Forum Eugenio de Almeida and then see the interesting displays at Museu do Marceneiro. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Evora (Se Catedral de Evora), then see the interesting displays at Museu de Evora, and then examine the collection at Tapetes de Arraiolos - Centro Interpretativo.

To find reviews, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Evora trip planner.

Getting from Lisbon to Evora by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Albufeira.

Things to do in Evora

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Albufeira

— 2 nights

Garden of Portugal

Along Portugal's southern Algarve region sits Albufeira, a city boasting 20 beaches for visitors to choose from.
On the 27th (Fri), enjoy the sand and surf at Armacao de Pera Beach and then kick back and relax at Praia da Falesia. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Sat): stroll through Praia de Santa Eulalia, then see SUP Albufeira, and then steep yourself in history at Torre da Medronheira.

For where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Albufeira online tour itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Evora to Albufeira takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Evora in November, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Albufeira, with lows around 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Albufeira

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trip

Portugal travel guide

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Landmarks · Castles · Beaches
Small in size but rich in history, culture, and natural beauty, Portugal features contrasting landscapes that include long beaches, lush vineyards, verdant valleys, and rolling hills dotted with tiny settlements where old traditions still prevail. The country's serene interior, often overlooked by foreigners, remains largely unspoiled by mass tourism and offers visitors a chance to discover this less-trodden part of Europe at their own pace. Ripe for leisurely adventures on foot or by bicycle, Portugal's fertile countryside boasts well-preserved medieval castles and outstanding wineries, producing some of the world's finest ports. The country's cities offer a lively culinary scene known for its many award-winning restaurants, topping the itineraries of foodies from around the globe.