14 days in Portugal Itinerary

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Portimao
— 1 night
Drive
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Evora
— 2 nights
Drive
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Lisbon
— 5 nights
Drive
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Coimbra
— 1 night
Drive
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Porto
— 4 nights
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Portimao — 1 night

Originally a small fishing village, Portimão today serves as one of the most populated towns in the Algarve and also a favorite spot for sailing.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Wed): get outside with Outdoor Activities and then get in on the family fun at Zoomarine Algarve. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Praia Da Rocha, take in the dramatic natural features at Ponta da Piedade, and then get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the Portimao attractions planner.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Portimao is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or drive. Traveling from Amsterdam to Portimao, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Amsterdam in May, expect Portimao to be somewhat warmer, temps between 28°C and 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can go by car to Evora.
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Evora — 2 nights

The city of Evora functions as a museum of Roman origins and medieval times.
On the 20th (Fri), take in the local highlights with Walking tours, pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja de Sao Francisco, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Capela dos Ossos. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sao Joao Evangelista Church (Evora), then take in the spiritual surroundings of Templo Romano de Evora (Templo de Diana), and then explore the ancient world of Centro Interpretativo dos Almendres.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Evora online route planner.

Traveling by car from Portimao to Evora takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Portimao in May, expect slightly colder with lows of 13°C in Evora. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to go by car to Lisbon.
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Historic Sites · Tours
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Lisbon — 5 nights

City of Seven Hills

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Lisbon: Sintra (Sintra National Palace, Quinta da Regaleira, &more). There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, admire the masterpieces at Museu Calouste Gulbenkian, savor the flavors at Food & Drink, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Lisbon Oceanarium.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Lisbon day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Evora to Lisbon takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can go by car to Coimbra.
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Coimbra — 1 night

The university town of Coimbra exudes modern flair while embracing its roots as the medieval capital of Portugal.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): savor the flavors at Food & Drink, steep yourself in history at Igreja e Mosteiro da Santa Cruz, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Jardim Botanico.

Before you visit Coimbra, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by car from Lisbon to Coimbra takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. While traveling from Lisbon, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Coimbra, ranging from highs of 24°C to lows of 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can go by car to Porto.
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Porto — 4 nights

Unvanquished City

Called "Oporto" by many, the city of Porto along the Duoro River lent the country and Port wine their names.
Dedicate the 29th (Sun) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's much more to do: take in the views from Ponte de Dom Luis I, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral), wander the streets of Ribeira do Porto, and indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Porto driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Coimbra to Porto in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In May in Porto, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to fly back home.
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Find places to stay May 27 — 31:

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.
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