30 days in Portugal Itinerary

30 days in Portugal Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Lisbon
— 4 nights
2
Obidos
— 4 nights
3
Coimbra
— 4 nights
4
Porto
— 5 nights
5
Tavira
— 4 nights
6
Lagos
— 4 nights
7
Evora
— 4 nights

4
nights
Lisbon

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lisbon: Sintra (Park and National Palace of Pena, Quinta da Regaleira, &more). The adventure continues: observe the fascinating underwater world at Lisbon Oceanarium, explore the historical opulence of Castelo de S. Jorge, wander the streets of Bairro Alto, and don't miss a visit to Belém Tower.

To find maps, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Lisbon itinerary planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Lisbon. In September in Lisbon, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Obidos.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trip

Sintra
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Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos

4
nights
Obidos

Obidos ©
Striking views of the Estremadura area and a famous medieval castle gave Obidos the name of Wedding Present Town.
Explore Obidos' surroundings by going to Nazare (Praia da Nazare, Estatua Homenagem aos surfistas e a Nossa Senhora da Nazare., &more). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Obidos Village, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sao Tiago Church, go for a walk through Rua Direita, and shop like a local with Mercado Biologico de Obidos.

For maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Obidos trip planner.

Getting from Lisbon to Obidos by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Lisbon in September, expect nights in Obidos to be about the same, around °C, while days are slightly colder, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to drive to Coimbra.

Things to do in Obidos

Outdoors Parks Golf

Side Trip

Nazare
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Praia da Nazare ©
Praia da Nazare
O Sitio
O Sitio
Miradouro do Suberco ©
Miradouro do Suberco

4
nights
Coimbra

Coimbra ©
The university town of Coimbra exudes modern flair while embracing its roots as the medieval capital of Portugal.
Coimbra is known for historic sites, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Praca do Comercio, steep yourself in history at Igreja e Mosteiro da Santa Cruz, savor the flavors at Food & Drink, and head outdoors with Sky Garden Parque de Arborismo.

To see reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Coimbra trip planner.

You can drive from Obidos to Coimbra in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Coimbra can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Porto.

Things to do in Coimbra

Outdoors Parks Tours
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Choupal National Forest ©
Choupal National Forest
Praca do Comercio ©
Praca do Comercio
University of Coimbra ©
University of Coimbra

5
nights
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.
Dedicate the 15th (Sun) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. And it doesn't end there: snap pictures at Ponte de Dom Luis I, contemplate the long history of Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral), admire the landmark architecture of Palacio da Bolsa, and explore the world behind art at Museu Nacional de Soares dos Reis.

For more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Porto journey planner.

Traveling by car from Coimbra to Porto takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to travel to Tavira.

Things to do in Porto

Tours Wineries Parks
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Ponte de Dom Luis I ©
Ponte de Dom Luis I
Walking tours

4
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Tavira

Tavira ©
Tavira has succeeded at escaping the flood of tourism that has affected other coastal Portuguese towns over the years.
Explore Tavira's surroundings by going to Caramelo Beach Club (in Vila Real de Santo Antonio) and Aquashow Park (in Quarteira). There's still lots to do: step off the mainland to explore Tavira Island, head outdoors with Praia da Terra Estreita, pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja de Sao Pedro Goncalves Telmo, and kick back and relax at Praia do Barril.

To see maps, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Tavira trip planning site.

You can fly from Porto to Tavira in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Porto in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Tavira, with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Lagos.

Things to do in Tavira

Outdoors Parks Theme Parks

Side Trips

Caramelo Beach Club, Aquashow Park, Igreja de Sao Lourenco de Almancil, Fortaleza de Cacela
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Praia da Terra Estreita ©
Praia da Terra Estreita
Aquashow Park ©
Aquashow Park
Tavira Island ©
Tavira Island

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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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Lagos: Zoomarine Algarve (in Guia), Albufeira (Dolphin & Whale Watching & Stand-Up Paddleboarding) and Praia Da Rocha (in Praia da Rocha). The adventure continues: enjoy the sea views from Cape Saint Vincent, explore the striking landscape at Ponta da Piedade, head outdoors with Pro Putting Garden, and see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Lagos holiday planning website.

Traveling by car from Tavira to Lagos takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to drive to Evora.

Things to do in Lagos

Outdoors Parks Theme Parks

Side Trips

Albufeira, Portimao, Percurso dos Sete Vales Suspensos, Algarve, Cape Saint Vincent
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Praia Da Rocha ©
Praia Da Rocha
Zoomarine Algarve ©
Zoomarine Algarve
Cape Saint Vincent ©
Cape Saint Vincent

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Evora

Evora ©
The city of Evora functions as a museum of Roman origins and medieval times.
Go for a jaunt from Evora to Odemira to see Rota Vicentina about 2h 15 min away. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Tapetes de Arraiolos - Centro Interpretativo, admire the striking features of Garcia de Resende Theater (Evora), look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, and pause for some serene contemplation at Capela dos Ossos.

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Traveling by car from Lagos to Evora takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Lagos in September, you will find days in Evora are a bit warmer (°C), and nights are little chillier (°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Evora

Outdoors Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Casa Relvas, Rota Vicentina, Tapetes de Arraiolos - Centro Interpretativo
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Rota Vicentina ©
Rota Vicentina
Tapetes de Arraiolos - Centro Interpretativo ©
Capela dos Ossos ©
Capela dos Ossos

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