6 days in Portugal Itinerary

6 days in Portugal Itinerary

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Start: Istanbul, Turkey
Fly:  7 h 30 min
1
Porto
— 1 night
Fly:  2 h 30 min
2
Lisbon
— 4 nights
Fly:  7 h 30 min
End: Istanbul, Turkey

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sun): steep yourself in history at Monumento aos Herois da Guerra Peninsular and then take in the waterfront activity at Cais da Ribeira.

To find ratings, photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Porto trip maker site.

Istanbul, Turkey to Porto is an approximately 7.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Turkey Time to Western European Standard Time is minus 3 hours. Traveling from Istanbul in July, things will get a bit cooler in Porto: highs are around 28°C and lows about 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Porto

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Ponte de Dom Luis I ©
Ponte de Dom Luis I
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral) ©
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral)

4
nights
Lisbon

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Venture out of the city with trips to Sintra (Sintra National Palace & Quinta da Regaleira). There's still lots to do: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Lisbon Oceanarium, admire the masterpieces at Museu Nacional do Azulejo, don't miss a visit to Elevador de Santa Justa, and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Lisbon journey planner.

Getting from Porto to Lisbon by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. While traveling from Porto, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Lisbon, ranging from highs of 34°C to lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lisbon

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Side Trip

Sintra
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Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium
Castelo de S. Jorge ©
Castelo de S. Jorge
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower

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