9 days in Portugal Itinerary

9 days in Portugal Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Portugal visit planner

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Chaves
— 1 night
Drive
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Vidago
Drive
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Vila Pouca de Aguiar
Drive
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Vila Real
— 1 night
Drive
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Peso Da Regua
— 1 day
Drive
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Viseu
— 1 night
Drive
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Gois
— 1 night
Drive
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Pedrogao Grande
Drive
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Serta
Drive
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Ponte de Sor
Drive
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Montargil
— 1 night
Drive
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Montemor-o-Novo
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Avis
Drive
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Evora
— 1 night
Drive
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Ferreira do Alentejo
— 1 night
Drive
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Almodovar
— 1 day
Drive
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Faro
— 1 night

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Chaves

— 1 night
Your day by day itinerary now includes Castelo de Chaves as well as Ponte Romana de Trajano. On the 23rd (Fri), steep yourself in history at Ponte Romana de Trajano.

For reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Chaves holiday planner.

If you are flying in from Germany, the closest major aiport is Francisco de Sá Carneiro Airport. You'll have a few hours on the 24th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Vidago.

Things to do in Chaves

Historic Sites
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Vidago

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Vidago road trip website.

Vidago is just a stone's throw from Chaves. On the 24th (Sat), you'll travel to Vila Pouca de Aguiar.

Things to do in Vidago

Golf · Outdoors · Nightlife · Museums

Vila Pouca de Aguiar

Vila Pouca de Aguiar is a municipality in the district of Vila Real in northern Portugal. For photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Vila Pouca de Aguiar trip builder website.

Vila Pouca de Aguiar is very close to Vidago. On the 24th (Sat), you'll travel to Vila Real.

Things to do in Vila Pouca de Aguiar

Historic Sites · Museums

Vila Real

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sat): take in the history at Kartodromo Vila Real.

For photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Vila Real day trip planner.

Vila Real is just a short distance from Vila Pouca de Aguiar. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can go by car to Peso Da Regua.

Things to do in Vila Real

Historic Sites · Fun & Games
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Peso Da Regua

— 1 day
Peso da Régua, commonly known as Régua, is a municipality in northern Portugal, in the district of Vila Real. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sun): take in the views from Ponte Pedonal Metalica de Peso da Regua, admire all the interesting features of Miradouro de Sao Leonardo de Galafura, then do a tasting at Quinta do Vallado, and finally see the interesting displays at Museu do Douro.

For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Peso Da Regua travel itinerary planner.

Peso Da Regua is very close to Vila Real. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can go by car to Viseu.

Things to do in Peso Da Regua

Scenic Drive · Museums · Outdoors · Wineries

Viseu

— 1 night
Viseu is a city and municipality in the Centro Region of Portugal and the capital of the district of the same name, with a population of 99,274 inhabitants, and center of the Viseu Dão Lafões intermunipical community, with 267,633 inhabitants.Settled during the period of the early Iberian castro culture, the territory of Viseu was populated by a series of cultures, that include the Romans, Suebs, Visigoths and Moors. Start off your visit on the 26th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Church of the Third of San Francisco, then grab your bike and head to Ecopista do Dao, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja e Convento de Sao Francisco.

For maps, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Viseu visit planner.

You can drive from Peso Da Regua to Viseu in an hour. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Gois.

Things to do in Viseu

Trails · Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Gois

— 1 night
Góis is a municipality of the district of Coimbra, in the central part of continental Portugal. Start off your visit on the 26th (Mon): appreciate the extensive heritage of Aldeia do Casal Novo.

For traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Gois route website.

Traveling by car from Viseu to Gois takes 1.5 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Pedrogao Grande.

Things to do in Gois

Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Pedrogao Grande

Pedrógão Grande is a municipality in the district of Leiria in Portugal. Make your Pedrogao Grande itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by car from Gois to Pedrogao Grande takes an hour. In April, daily temperatures in Pedrogao Grande can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. On the 27th (Tue), you're off to Serta.

Things to do in Pedrogao Grande

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks · Nature

Serta

Sertã is a municipality in Castelo Branco District in Portugal. Start off your visit on the 27th (Tue): enjoy breathtaking views from Torre Templaria de Dornes.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Serta tour itinerary tool.

Serta is just a stone's throw from Pedrogao Grande. In April in Serta, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 11°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 27th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Ponte de Sor.
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Ponte de Sor

Ponte de Sor is a municipality in Portalegre District in Portugal. To see ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Ponte de Sor online day trip planner.

You can drive from Serta to Ponte de Sor in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Serta to Ponte de Sor, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. You'll set off for Montargil on the 27th (Tue).

Things to do in Ponte de Sor

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Museums · Transportation

Montargil

— 1 night
On the 27th (Tue), contemplate the waterfront views at Barragem de Montargil.

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read Montargil travel planning app.

Montargil is just a stone's throw from Ponte de Sor. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to travel to Montemor-o-Novo.

Things to do in Montargil

Parks · Nature
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Montemor-o-Novo

Montemor-o-Novo is a municipality in the District of Évora in Portugal with a total area of 1233.0 km² and a total population of 18,485 inhabitants. To find reviews, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Montemor-o-Novo online trip planner.

You can drive from Montargil to Montemor-o-Novo in an hour. Traveling from Montargil to Montemor-o-Novo, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In April in Montemor-o-Novo, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. You will leave for Avis on the 28th (Wed).

Things to do in Montemor-o-Novo

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums · Parks

Avis

Start off your visit on the 28th (Wed): appreciate the history behind Pelourinho de Avis and then explore the historical opulence of Castelo de Avis.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Avis online trip planner.

You can drive from Montemor-o-Novo to Avis in an hour. The time zone difference when traveling from Montemor-o-Novo to Avis is 1 hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can drive to Evora.

Things to do in Avis

Historic Sites
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Evora

— 1 night
The city of Evora functions as a museum of Roman origins and medieval times.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Thu): appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Historico de Evora, then pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja de Sao Francisco, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Capela dos Ossos.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Evora trip planner.

Traveling by car from Avis to Evora takes an hour. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Avis to Evora. In April, daytime highs in Evora are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can travel to Ferreira do Alentejo.

Things to do in Evora

Historic Sites

Ferreira do Alentejo

— 1 night
On the 29th (Thu), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Capela do Calvario.

For more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read Ferreira do Alentejo trip maker app.

Getting from Evora to Ferreira do Alentejo by car takes about 1.5 hours. In April in Ferreira do Alentejo, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can travel to Almodovar.

Things to do in Ferreira do Alentejo

Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip

Almodovar

— 1 day
Almodôvar is a town and a municipality in the District of Beja, Portugal. On the 30th (Fri), see the interesting displays at Museu Severo Portela and then get engrossed in the history at Museu da Escrita do Sudoeste.

To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Almodovar holiday builder website.

Drive from Ferreira do Alentejo to Almodovar in 1.5 hours. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Almodovar when traveling from Ferreira do Alentejo in April, with lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to travel to Faro.

Things to do in Almodovar

Museums

Faro

— 1 night

Portuguese Venice

The most well-known city in the Algarve, Faro boasts a cliffside location with popular beaches and a thriving cultural scene.
On the 1st (Sat), pause for some serene contemplation at Faro Cathedral.

To see reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Faro road trip planner.

You can drive from Almodovar to Faro in 1.5 hours. April in Faro sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 15°C at night. On the 1st (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Faro

Historic Sites
Highlights from your 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.