15 days in Portugal Itinerary

15 days in Portugal Itinerary

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15 days in Portugal Itinerary

Start: Deer Lake
Fly + Drive:  22 h
1
Sagres
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Albufeira
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Lisbon
— 4 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
4
Porto
— 4 nights
Fly:  19 h 30 min
End: Deer Lake

2
nights
Sagres

Sagres ©
Though the town of Sagres has roots in the Portuguese Age of Discovery, it is better known by visitors as a peaceful, rugged resort spot with great surfing beaches.
Get out of town with these interesting Sagres side-trips: Aljezur (Arrifana Beach, Praia Da Amoreira, &more). There's still lots to do: explore and take pictures at Praia da Cordoama, make a trip to Cape Saint Vincent, contemplate the long history of Ponta do Castelo, and get outside with Praia do Tonel.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Sagres trip itinerary planner.

Deer Lake, Canada to Sagres is an approximately 22- hour combination of flight and car. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from Deer Lake to Sagres due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Deer Lake in July, things will get somewhat warmer in Sagres: highs are around 34°C and lows about 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to drive to Albufeira.

Things to do in Sagres

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Carrapateira, Aljezur, Praia da Cordoama
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Praia da Cordoama ©
Praia da Cordoama
Cape Saint Vincent ©
Cape Saint Vincent
Praia do Beliche ©
Praia do Beliche

3
nights
Albufeira

Along Portugal's southern Algarve region sits Albufeira, a city boasting 20 beaches for visitors to choose from.
Venture out of the city with trips to Lagos (Praia do Camilo, Ponta Da Piedale, &more), Barranco das Canas Beach (in Portimao) and Praia Da Rocha (in Praia da Rocha). There's much more to do: add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, take in the exciting artwork at Olaria Pequena, don't miss a visit to Camera Obscura, and kick back and relax at Praia Verde.

To find ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Albufeira online day trip planner.

You can drive from Sagres to Albufeira in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In July, daytime highs in Albufeira are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can drive to Lisbon.

Things to do in Albufeira

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Lagos, Portimao, Faro, Olaria Pequena, Camera Obscura
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Kayaking & Canoeing
Ponta da Piedade ©
Ponta da Piedade
Praia Da Rocha ©
Praia Da Rocha

4
nights
Lisbon

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Venture out of the city with trips to Sintra (Palacio de Monserrate, Park and National Palace of Pena, &more). There's lots more to do: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Lisbon Oceanarium, appreciate the history behind Padrao dos Descobrimentos, race across the water with a speed boat tour, and make a trip to Belém Tower.

To find photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Lisbon trip planner.

Getting from Albufeira to Lisbon by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Albufeira in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Lisbon, with lows of 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel to Porto.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Parks Tours

Side Trip

Sintra
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Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos

4
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, admire the masterpieces at Museu Serralves, explore the activities along Douro River, and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

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Fly from Lisbon to Porto in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Lisbon in July, expect nights in Porto to be about the same, around 17°C, while days are slightly colder, around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Porto

Parks Historic Sites Museums
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Museu Serralves ©
Museu Serralves
Ponte de Dom Luis I ©
Ponte de Dom Luis I
Walking tours

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