8 days in Lisbon & Faro Itinerary

8 days in Lisbon & Faro Itinerary

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1
Lisbon
— 3 nights
2
Faro
— 3 nights
3
Lisbon
— 1 night

3
nights
Lisbon

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Palacio dos Marqueses de Fronteira, Santa Maria de Belem Church, Vasco da Gama Bridge, and other attractions you added. Venture out of the city with trips to Sintra (Sintra National Palace, Quinta da Regaleira, &more). The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, wander the streets of Alfama, pause for some serene contemplation at Church and Convent of Madre de Deus, and pause for some photo ops at Arco do Triunfo.

For photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Lisbon trip itinerary maker site.

If you are flying in from Canada, the closest major aiport is Humberto Delgado Airport (Lisbon Portela Airport). In September, daily temperatures in Lisbon can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Faro.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums

Side Trip

Sintra
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Quinta da Regaleira ©
Quinta da Regaleira
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Park and National Palace of Pena ©
Park and National Palace of Pena

3
nights
Faro

Faro ©
The most well-known city in the Algarve, Faro boasts a cliffside location with popular beaches and a thriving cultural scene.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Praia de Faro, Capela dos Ossos and Portugal Safaris. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Faro: Tavira (Tavira Island & Praia do Barril), Parasailing Vilamoura (in Vilamoura) and Cabanas de Tavira Beach (in Cabanas). There's more to do: go for a stroll along the water at Marina de Vilamoura and appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town Faro.

To see where to stay, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Faro day trip planning tool.

Getting from Lisbon to Faro by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Faro are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can drive to Lisbon.

Things to do in Faro

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Tavira, Marina de Vilamoura, Parasailing Vilamoura
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Portugal Safaris ©
Portugal Safaris
Tavira Island ©
Tavira Island
Marina de Vilamoura ©
Marina de Vilamoura

1
night
Lisbon

Lisbon ©
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): make a trip to Praca do Comercio (Terreiro do Paco), then make a trip to Elevador de Santa Justa, then get a taste of the local shopping with Rossio Square, and finally contemplate the long history of Castelo de S. Jorge.

For where to stay, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Lisbon trip planner.

You can drive from Faro to Lisbon in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Faro in October, expect little chillier with lows of 17°C in Lisbon.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping
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Castelo de S. Jorge ©
Castelo de S. Jorge
Praca do Comercio (Terreiro do Paco) ©
Praca do Comercio (Terreiro do Paco)
Elevador de Santa Justa ©
Elevador de Santa Justa

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