7 days in Portugal Itinerary

7 days in Portugal Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Portugal holiday planner
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Furnas, Sao Miguel
— 1 night
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Lisbon
— 2 nights
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Lagos
— 1 night
Drive
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Evora
— 2 nights
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Furnas, Sao Miguel — 1 night

Start off your visit on the 30th (Sat): get close to the beloved marine mammals with Azores Whale Watching TERRA AZUL. On the next day, explore the striking landscape at Poca Da Dona Beija, take in the natural beauty of Caldeiras Vulcânicas, and then engage your brain at Priolo Environmental Center.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Furnas tour itinerary planner.

Montreal, Canada to Furnas is an approximately 9-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Azores Standard Time, which is usually a 4 hour difference. In July in Furnas, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 21°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) early enough to catch the flight to Lisbon.
Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors
Side Trips
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Lisbon — 2 nights

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
On the 1st (Mon), see the interesting displays at Museu Colecao Berardo, then view the masterpieces at Museu Calouste Gulbenkian, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Igreja de Sao Roque, and finally explore the historical opulence of Castelo de S. Jorge. On the 2nd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the world behind art at Museu Nacional do Azulejo, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Lisbon Oceanarium, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, and finally don't miss a visit to Belém Tower.

To see more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Lisbon road trip planner.

You can fly from Furnas to Lisbon in 3 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Furnas to Lisbon. When traveling from Furnas in July, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Lisbon: temperatures range from 34°C by day to 20°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to go by car to Lagos.
Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Zoos & Aquariums
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Lagos — 1 night

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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): kick back and relax at Praia Dona Ana, kick back and relax at Praia do Camilo, and then get outside with Outdoor Activities.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Lagos trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Lisbon to Lagos takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. August in Lagos sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 23°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to drive to Evora.
Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Tours
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Evora — 2 nights

The city of Evora functions as a museum of Roman origins and medieval times.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Thu): get to know the fascinating history of Centro Historico de Evora, don't miss a visit to Capela dos Ossos, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja de Sao Francisco. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Templo Romano de Evora (Templo de Diana) and then steep yourself in history at Cathedral of Evora (Se Catedral de Evora).

For traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Evora trip planner.

Traveling by car from Lagos to Evora takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. When traveling from Lagos in August, plan for a bit warmer days and a bit cooler nights in Evora: temperatures range from 39°C by day to 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can fly back home.
Historic Sites
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Portugal travel guide

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Landmarks · Castles · Beaches
Small in size but rich in history, culture, and natural beauty, Portugal features contrasting landscapes that include long beaches, lush vineyards, verdant valleys, and rolling hills dotted with tiny settlements where old traditions still prevail. The country's serene interior, often overlooked by foreigners, remains largely unspoiled by mass tourism and offers visitors a chance to discover this less-trodden part of Europe at their own pace. Ripe for leisurely adventures on foot or by bicycle, Portugal's fertile countryside boasts well-preserved medieval castles and outstanding wineries, producing some of the world's finest ports. The country's cities offer a lively culinary scene known for its many award-winning restaurants, topping the itineraries of foodies from around the globe.