7 days in Portugal Itinerary

7 days in Portugal Itinerary

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Start: Rome
+2
Fly + Shuttle + Bus:  10 h 45 min
1
Portimao
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
2
Lisbon
— 4 nights
Fly:  6 h 15 min
End: Rome

2
nights
Portimao

Portimao ©
Originally a small fishing village, Portimão today serves as one of the most populated towns in the Algarve and also a favorite spot for sailing.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Feira Medieval de Silves and then kick back and relax at Praia Da Rocha. On the next day, add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, explore the striking landscape at Ponta da Piedade, thenkick back and relax at Praia Dona Ana, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Misericordia of Alvor.

To find photos, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Portimao road trip app.

Rome, Italy to Portimao is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Rome to Portimao. Traveling from Rome in August, expect nights in Portimao to be about the same, around 23°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 34°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can go by car to Lisbon.

Things to do in Portimao

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Lagos, Feira Medieval de Silves
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Praia Da Rocha ©
Praia Da Rocha
Feira Medieval de Silves ©
Feira Medieval de Silves
Church of Misericordia of Alvor ©
Church of Misericordia of Alvor

4
nights
Lisbon

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Belém Tower and Mosteiro dos Jeronimos. Change things up with these side-trips from Lisbon: Sintra (Quinta da Regaleira & Park and National Palace of Pena). There's much more to do: explore the historical opulence of Castelo de S. Jorge, take a stroll through Bairro Alto, take an in-depth tour of Carmo Archaeological Museum, and stop by Alfama.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Lisbon driving holiday planner.

Getting from Portimao to Lisbon by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Portimao in August, Lisbon is little chillier at night with lows of 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trip

Sintra
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Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Castelo de S. Jorge ©
Castelo de S. Jorge

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