46 days in Portugal Itinerary

46 days in Portugal Itinerary

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1
Lisbon
— 8 nights
2
Funchal, Madeira
— 7 nights
3
Praia da Vitoria, Terceira
— 4 nights
4
Porto
— 6 nights
5
Nazare
— 5 nights
6
Evora
— 8 nights
7
Lagos
— 7 nights

8
nights
Lisbon

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Appreciate the collections at Museu Calouste Gulbenkian and National Museum of Ancient Art. Popular historic sites such as Mosteiro dos Jeronimos and Castelo de S. Jorge are in your itinerary. Explore Lisbon's surroundings by going to Sintra (Sintra National Palace, Park and National Palace of Pena, &more), Praia do Portinho da Arrabida (in Setubal) and Sado Emotion (in Troia). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Museu Nacional do Azulejo, take in the spiritual surroundings of Igreja de Sao Roque, explore the world behind art at Museu De Artes Decorativas Portuguesas, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Lisbon Oceanarium.

To find more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Lisbon attractions app.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Lisbon. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in September, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Funchal.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours

Side Trips

Sintra, Cascais, Praia do Portinho da Arrabida, Museu da Musica Mecanica, National Palace of Queluz
Find places to stay Sep 16 — 24:
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Museu Nacional do Azulejo ©
Museu Nacional do Azulejo
Quinta da Regaleira ©
Quinta da Regaleira
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos

7
nights
Funchal, Madeira

Funchal ©
The capital of the island of Madeira for more than 500 years, Funchal represents a laid-back city made popular by its historical sites and climate.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Caravel Art Center and Charlotte's CM Studio. Your inner history buff will appreciate Igreja do Colegio Sao Joao Evangelista and Capelinha N. S. Fatima. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Funchal: Canical (Miradouro da Ponta do Rosto & Azul Diving Center), Levada Caldeirao do Inferno (in Santana) and Ponta de Sao Lourenco (in Machico). Next up on the itinerary: see exotic creatures in open habitats at Safari Madeira Island, explore the striking landscape at Cabo Girao, take a peaceful walk through Laurissilva Forest, and see Off-Road Tours.

To see photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Funchal trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Lisbon to Funchal takes 4.5 hours. Traveling from Lisbon in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Funchal, with lows of 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to travel to Praia da Vitoria.

Things to do in Funchal

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Madeira, Camara De Lobos, Canical, Levada Caldeirao do Inferno, Parque Ribeira Primeira
Find places to stay Sep 24 — Oct 1:
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Safari Madeira Island ©
Safari Madeira Island
Laurissilva Forest ©
Laurissilva Forest
Off-Road Tours

4
nights
Praia da Vitoria, Terceira

Praia da Vitoria ©
Popular historic sites such as Se Cathedral and Santa Barbara Church are in your itinerary. You'll explore and learn at Centro de Interpretacao da Serra de Santa Barbara and Olaria de S. Bento. Explore Praia da Vitoria's surroundings by going to Angra do Heroismo (Miradouro da Serra de Santa Barbara & Basalto Horse Experience).

To see maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Praia da Vitoria trip itinerary builder website.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Funchal to Praia da Vitoria. Traveling from Funchal to Praia da Vitoria, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Funchal in October, things will get a bit cooler in Praia da Vitoria: highs are around 25°C and lows about 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Porto.

Things to do in Praia da Vitoria

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Angra do Heroismo, Ponta dos Biscoitos, Centro de Interpretacao da Serra de Santa Barbara, Baias da Agualva, Furnas do Enxofre
Find places to stay Oct 1 — 5:
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Octopus Diving Center ©
Octopus Diving Center
Se Cathedral ©
Se Cathedral
Photography Tours

6
nights
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.
Get in touch with nature at Oporto Buggy Adventure and Douro River. Let the collections at Museu Serralves and Museu da Pedra capture your imagination. Change things up with these side-trips from Porto: Quinta do Jalloto (in Casal de Loivos), Quinta Santa Eufemia (in Lamego) and Quinta do Bomfim (in Pinhao). There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral), look for gifts at Livraria Lello, learn the secrets of beer at Taste Porto Food Tours, and get into the urban bustle at Palacio da Bolsa.

For reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Porto online trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Praia da Vitoria to Porto with the Route module. The time zone difference when traveling from Praia da Vitoria to Porto is 1 hour. Traveling from Praia da Vitoria in October, expect little chillier with lows of 15°C in Porto. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Nazare.

Things to do in Porto

Wineries · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Coimbra, Vila Nova de Gaia, Hamsa Helth Clinic, Museu da Pedra, Quinta do Jalloto
Find places to stay Oct 5 — 11:
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Taste Porto Food Tours ©
Taste Porto Food Tours
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral) ©
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral)
Pocas Vinhos ©
Pocas Vinhos

5
nights
Nazare

Nazare ©
Nazaré is a town and a municipality in subregion Oeste and Leiria District, in Portugal.It is one of the most popular seaside resorts in the Silver Coast/Costa de Prata, Portugal. Take a break from the city and head to Atlantic Safaris and Praia do Norte. Visit Praia da Nazare and Paredes da Victoria Beach for some beach relaxation. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Nazare: Batalha (Capelas Imperfeitas & Batalha Monastery), Obidos (Obidos Village, Sao Tiago Church, &more) and Shrine of Senhor Jesus dos Milagres (in Milagres). Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica de Nossa Senhora do Rosario de Fatima, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Capela Das Aparicoes, see the interesting displays at Museu Dr. Joaquim Manso, and relax and rejuvenate at Thalasso.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Nazare online road trip planner.

Getting from Porto to Nazare by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. October in Nazare sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Evora.

Things to do in Nazare

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Obidos, Batalha, Fatima, Shrine of Senhor Jesus dos Milagres, Paredes da Victoria Beach
Find places to stay Oct 11 — 16:
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Atlantic Safaris ©
Atlantic Safaris
Batalha Monastery ©
Batalha Monastery
Castelo de Óbidos ©
Castelo de Óbidos

8
nights
Evora

Evora ©
The city of Evora functions as a museum of Roman origins and medieval times.
Get a sense of the local culture at Capela dos Ossos and Tapetes de Arraiolos - Centro Interpretativo. Escape the urban bustle at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Skydive Portugal. Get out of town with these interesting Evora side-trips: Cuba (eco Palacete Palma Borralho Relogio & Casa Museu Quinta da Esperanca), Cella Vinaria Antiqua (in Vila de Frades) and Alem Tejo Eco Boat Tours (in Avis). There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Monte da Ravasqueira, indulge in some culinary diversions at Portugal best cycling, steep yourself in history at Walls of Evora, and explore the ancient world of Centro Historico de Evora.

For photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Evora trip builder.

You can drive from Nazare to Evora in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In October in Evora, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can drive to Lagos.

Things to do in Evora

Historic Sites · Tours · Museums

Side Trips

Arraiolos, Cuba, Cella Vinaria Antiqua, Alem Tejo Eco Boat Tours
Find places to stay Oct 16 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Skydive Portugal ©
Skydive Portugal
Capela dos Ossos ©
Capela dos Ossos
Tapetes de Arraiolos - Centro Interpretativo ©

7
nights
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 Da Rocha and Praia dos Olhos de Água. Cape Saint Vincent and Fortaleza de Sagres will appeal to history buffs. Venture out of the city with trips to Wildwatch Algarve (in Ferragudo), Algar de Benagil (in Benagil) and Praia da Marinha (in Caramujeira). There's lots more to do: stroll through Falesia Beach, trek along Percurso dos Sete Vales Suspensos, relax and rejuvenate at Swan Day Spa, and kick back and relax at Praia Dona Ana.

To find reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Lagos planner.

Drive from Evora to Lagos in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Evora in October, plan for a bit warmer nights in Lagos, with lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Lagos

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Albufeira, Portimao, Lagoa, Sagres, Wildwatch Algarve
Find places to stay Oct 24 — 31:
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Praia Da Rocha ©
Praia Da Rocha
Falesia  Beach ©
Falesia Beach
Praia da Marinha ©
Praia da Marinha

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