10 days in Portugal Itinerary

10 days in Portugal Itinerary

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Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel
— 1 night
2
Lisbon
— 4 nights
3
Albufeira
— 2 nights
4
Porto
— 2 nights

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Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel

Ponta Delgada ©
As the busy capital of São Miguel, Ponta Delgada represents the most visited place on the island. Known for its historical buildings, the city offers 17th- and 18th-century convents and churches, as well as cobbled pedestrian streets and hidden squares.
On the 14th (Tue), take some stellar pictures from Miradouro de Santa Iria, explore the activities along Lagoa do Fogo, then enjoy the sand and surf at Praia Calhau D'Areia, and finally cast your line with a fishing tour. On the 15th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by Arrisca Experience, then get great views at Boca do Inferno Viewpoint, then explore the striking landscape at Caldeira das Sete Cidades, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lagoa Azul, Sao Miguel Acores.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Ponta Delgada trip maker site.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Ponta Delgada. July in Ponta Delgada sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 21°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Ponta Delgada

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Sao Miguel, Ribeira Grande, Boca do Inferno Viewpoint, Fishing Charters & Tours
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Boca do Inferno Viewpoint ©
Boca do Inferno Viewpoint
Caldeira das Sete Cidades ©
Caldeira das Sete Cidades
Fishing Charters & Tours

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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 these side-trips from Lisbon: Sintra (Quinta da Regaleira, Park and National Palace of Pena, &more). And it doesn't end there: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Lisbon Oceanarium, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, and explore the world behind art at Museu Nacional do Azulejo.

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Fly from Ponta Delgada to Lisbon in 4 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Ponta Delgada to Lisbon is 1 hour. While traveling from Ponta Delgada, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Lisbon, ranging from highs of 34°C to lows of 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Albufeira.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites · Tours · Parks

Side Trip

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

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Albufeira

Albufeira ©
Along Portugal's southern Algarve region sits Albufeira, a city boasting 20 beaches for visitors to choose from.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Praia dos Tres Irmaos, kick back and relax at Vale de Covo Beach, and then kick back and relax at Algarve. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Tue): get outside with Praia da Terra Estreita and then head off the coast to Ilha da Fuzeta.

To see more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Albufeira trip builder tool.

You can drive from Lisbon to Albufeira in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Albufeira are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can travel to Porto.

Things to do in Albufeira

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Vale de Covo Beach, Algarve, Praia dos Tres Irmaos, Ilha da Fuzeta, Praia da Terra Estreita
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Praia dos Tres Irmaos ©
Praia dos Tres Irmaos
Praia da Terra Estreita ©
Praia da Terra Estreita
Ilha da Fuzeta ©
Ilha da Fuzeta

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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.
On the 22nd (Wed), take a stroll around Palacio da Bolsa, take in the views from Ponte de Dom Luis I, go for a stroll along the water at Cais da Ribeira, then ponder the design of Fonte do Cubo, then look for gifts at Livraria Lello, and finally take in the local highlights with Walking tours. On the 23rd (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Liberdade Square, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then take some stellar pictures from Terreiro da Se, and finally steep yourself in history at Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral).

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You can fly from Albufeira to Porto in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In July, Porto is a bit cooler than Albufeira - with highs of 28°C and lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Porto

Tours · Adventure · Outdoors
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River Rafting & Tubing
Ponte de Dom Luis I ©
Ponte de Dom Luis I
Walking tours

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