10 days in Portugal Itinerary

10 days in Portugal Itinerary

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Lisbon
— 2 nights
2
Coimbra
— 2 nights
3
Porto
— 3 nights
4
Faro
— 2 nights

2
nights
Lisbon

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Change things up with a short trip to Quinta da Regaleira in Sintra (about 36 minutes away). And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Belém Tower, wander the streets of Alfama, step into the grandiose world of Castelo de S. Jorge, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Lisbon Oceanarium.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Lisbon day trip app.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Lisbon. In September, daily temperatures in Lisbon can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Coimbra.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Quinta da Regaleira
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Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Castelo de S. Jorge ©
Castelo de S. Jorge

2
nights
Coimbra

The university town of Coimbra exudes modern flair while embracing its roots as the medieval capital of Portugal.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja Santiago and then let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Universidade de Coimbra Alta & Sofia, pause for some serene contemplation at Coro Paroquial da Sé Nova de Coimbra, and then enjoy the scholastic atmosphere at University of Coimbra.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our Coimbra day trip app.

You can drive from Lisbon to Coimbra in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. When traveling from Lisbon in September, plan for slightly colder days in Coimbra, with highs around 28°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to drive to Porto.

Things to do in Coimbra

Tours · Historic Sites
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Food Tours
University of Coimbra ©
University of Coimbra
Universidade de Coimbra Alta & Sofia ©
Universidade de Coimbra Alta & Sofia

3
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.
Porto is known for shopping, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Ponte de Dom Luis I, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral), explore the world behind art at Museu Nacional de Soares dos Reis, and make a trip to Palacio de Cristal.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Porto trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by car from Coimbra to Porto takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. September in Porto sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to travel to Faro.

Things to do in Porto

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites
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Museu Serralves ©
Museu Serralves
Ponte de Dom Luis I ©
Ponte de Dom Luis I
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral) ©
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral)

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Faro

Faro ©
The most well-known city in the Algarve, Faro boasts a cliffside location with popular beaches and a thriving cultural scene.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Wed): find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, then head outdoors with Pro Putting Garden, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Ponta da Piedade. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Cape St. Mary and then stop by Mercado Do Peixe.

For reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Faro trip itinerary maker tool.

Fly from Porto to Faro in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Porto in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Faro, with lows of 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Faro

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Lagos, Stand-Up Paddleboarding, Mercado Do Peixe
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Pro Putting Garden ©
Pro Putting Garden
Ponta da Piedade ©
Ponta da Piedade
Stand-Up Paddleboarding

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