9 days in Iberia Itinerary

9 days in Iberia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Portugal trip planner

Make it your trip
Drive
1
Porto
— 3 nights
Drive
2
Aveiro
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Figueira da Foz
— 1 night
Drive
4
Coimbra
— 1 night
Drive
5
Serra da Estrela
— 1 night
Drive

S M T W T F S
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
1

Porto

— 3 nights

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.
Get some historical perspective at Church of Santa Clara (Igreja de Santa Clara) and Rua das Flores. Discover out-of-the-way places like Porto Augusto's and Casa Ramos Pinto. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at FC Porto Museum, contemplate the long history of Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral), pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja do Carmo, and do a tasting at Churchill's.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Porto trip itinerary maker website.

Madrid, Spain to Porto is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Western European Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Madrid in July, expect Porto to be little chillier, temps between 28°C and 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to drive to Aveiro.

Things to do in Porto

Wineries · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Aveiro

— 2 nights
Aveiro is a city and a municipality in Portugal. Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): head outdoors with Cascata da Cabreia, then stroll around Parque Tematico Molinologico, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja Matriz de Santa Maria de Válega. Keep things going the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja de Sao Joao Evangelista das Carmelitas., take in the spiritual surroundings of Igreja da Misericordia de Aveiro, shop like a local with LOVECRAFT - Beers & Tailors, then pause for some serene contemplation at Capela de Sao Goncalinho, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja de Nossa Senhora da Apresentacao.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Aveiro trip simple and quick.

You can drive from Porto to Aveiro in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to drive to Figueira da Foz.

Things to do in Aveiro

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks · Shopping

Side Trips

Figueira da Foz

— 1 night
Figueira da Foz, also known as Figueira for short, is a city and a municipality in the Coimbra District, in Portugal. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): stroll through Praia do Pedrogao, then pause for some serene contemplation at Capelas Imperfeitas, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Batalha Monastery, and finally explore the historical opulence of Castelo de Porto de Mos.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Figueira da Foz day trip planning site.

Drive from Aveiro to Figueira da Foz in an hour. In July, daytime highs in Figueira da Foz are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. On the 24th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Coimbra.

Things to do in Figueira da Foz

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Coimbra

— 1 night
The university town of Coimbra exudes modern flair while embracing its roots as the medieval capital of Portugal.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Casa Medieval - Coimbra Welcome Center, contemplate the long history of Misericordia de Coimbra Museum, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja Santiago.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Coimbra trip planning tool.

Getting from Figueira da Foz to Coimbra by car takes about an hour. In July, daytime highs in Coimbra are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Serra da Estrela.

Things to do in Coimbra

Historic Sites · Museums

Serra da Estrela

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): admire the verdant scenery at Covao D'Ametade and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Serra da Estrela.

To see other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Serra da Estrela trip planner.

Traveling by car from Coimbra to Serra da Estrela takes 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Serra da Estrela

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Scenic Drive