11 days in Portugal Itinerary

11 days in Portugal Itinerary

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1
Lisbon
— 3 nights
2
Evora
— 2 nights
3
Fatima
— 2 nights
4
Porto
— 2 nights

3
nights
Lisbon

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Step off the beaten path and head to Castelo dos Mouros and Cabo da Roca. Popular historic sites such as Mosteiro dos Jeronimos and Castelo de S. Jorge are in your itinerary. Explore Lisbon's surroundings by going to Sintra (Park and National Palace of Pena & Quinta da Regaleira). There's lots more to do: make a trip to Belém Tower, shop like a local with Museu Calouste Gulbenkian, take in the spiritual surroundings of Church and Convent of Madre de Deus, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja Paroquial De Sao Pedro De Sintra.

To see traveler tips, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Lisbon day trip tool.

Seattle, USA to Lisbon is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You'll lose 8 hours traveling from Seattle to Lisbon due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Seattle in September, expect nights in Lisbon to be about the same, around 61°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 81°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Evora.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Sintra, Cabo da Roca
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Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Castelo dos Mouros ©
Castelo dos Mouros
Quinta da Regaleira ©
Quinta da Regaleira

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Evora

Evora ©
The city of Evora functions as a museum of Roman origins and medieval times.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): explore the historical opulence of Monsaraz Castle and Walls, take in the spiritual surroundings of Capela dos Ossos, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Evora (Se Catedral de Evora), then delve into the distant past at Centro Historico de Evora, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Templo Romano de Evora (Templo de Diana). Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Aldeia da Terra, delve into the distant past at Centro Interpretativo dos Almendres, see the interesting displays at Megalithica Ebora, then see the interesting displays at Museu de Evora, and finally examine the collection at Tapetes de Arraiolos - Centro Interpretativo.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Evora trip planner.

Traveling by car from Lisbon to Evora takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 86°F, and evening lows to 59°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can go by car to Fatima.

Things to do in Evora

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Tapetes de Arraiolos - Centro Interpretativo, Monsaraz Castle and Walls
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Monsaraz Castle and Walls ©
Monsaraz Castle and Walls
Capela dos Ossos ©
Capela dos Ossos
Centro Historico de Evora ©
Centro Historico de Evora

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Fatima

Fatima ©
Fátima is a civil parish in the municipality of Ourém, in the Portuguese Santarém District. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): see the interesting displays at Fatima Luz e Paz, pause for some photo ops at Joao Paulo II, see the interesting displays at O Milagre de Fatima - Museu Interativo, then see the interesting displays at Wax Museum of Fátima, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica de Nossa Senhora do Rosario de Fatima. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Valinhos Sanctuary, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Capela Das Aparicoes, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica da Santissima Trindade, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Paroquia de Fatima e dos Pastorinhos, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of the Holy Trinity.

To find ratings, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Fatima trip itinerary site.

You can drive from Evora to Fatima in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Evora in September, you will find days in Fatima are little chillier (76°F), and nights are about the same (57°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Porto.

Things to do in Fatima

Historic Sites · Museums
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Capela Das Aparicoes ©
Capela Das Aparicoes
Basilica da Santissima Trindade ©
Basilica da Santissima Trindade

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): take in panoramic vistas at Torre dos Clerigos, contemplate the long history of Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral), admire the masterpieces at MMIPO - Museu da Misericordia do Porto, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja do Carmo, then pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja dos Carmelitas, and finally examine the collection at FC Porto Museum. On the 24th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja de Santo Antonio dos Congregados, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Capela das Almas, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Museu de Arte Sacra da Igreja Paroquial de Santo Ildefonso, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Santa Clara (Igreja de Santa Clara).

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Porto attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Fatima to Porto takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In September, daily temperatures in Porto can reach 74°F, while at night they dip to 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Porto

Historic Sites · Museums · Spas
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Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral) ©
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral)
FC Porto Museum ©
FC Porto Museum
Igreja do Carmo ©
Igreja do Carmo

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