14 days in Portugal Itinerary

14 days in Portugal Itinerary

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14 days in Portugal Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly:  7​h 30​min
1
Porto
— 3 nights
train:  1​h
2
Coimbra
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
3
Lisbon
— 3 nights
train:  45​min
4
Sintra
— 1 day
train:  45​min
5
Lisbon
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
6
Evora
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
7
Lisbon
— 2 nights
Fly:  9​h 45​min
End: Toronto


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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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Porto Bridge Climb, Terreiro da Se, Miradouro da Vitoria, and other attractions you added. Popular historic sites such as Capela das Almas and Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral) are in your itinerary. Get some cultural insight at Mosteiro da Serra do Pilar and Igreja dos Carmelitas.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Porto trip planner .

Toronto, Canada to Porto is an approximately 10-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Toronto to Porto is 5 hours. Traveling from Toronto in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Porto, with lows of 17°C. On the 18th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a train to Coimbra.

Things to do in Porto

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Mosteiro da Serra do Pilar
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Mosteiro da Serra do Pilar ©
Mosteiro da Serra do Pilar
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral) ©
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral)

2
nights
Coimbra

Coimbra ©
The university town of Coimbra exudes modern flair while embracing its roots as the medieval capital of Portugal.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Portugal dos Pequenitos and then look for gifts at Casa Medieval - Coimbra Welcome Center. On the 19th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Old Cathedral of Coimbra (Se Velha de Coimbra), contemplate the long history of Sala dos Capelos, admire the landmark architecture of Torre da Universidade de Coimbra, then examine the collection at Museu da Ciencia, then make a trip to Universidade de Coimbra Alta & Sofia, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chapel of St Michael.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Coimbra day trip planning site .

Getting from Porto to Coimbra by train takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In August in Coimbra, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 18°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 20th (Tue) before leaving for Lisbon.

Things to do in Coimbra

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Museu Monografico de Conimbriga
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Portugal dos Pequenitos ©
Portugal dos Pequenitos
Museu Monografico de Conimbriga ©
Museu Monografico de Conimbriga

3
nights
Lisbon

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Escape the urban bustle at Troia Beach and Nature & Wildlife Tours.

To find reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Lisbon vacation planner.

Getting from Coimbra to Lisbon by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Coimbra in August, plan for somewhat warmer days in Lisbon, with highs around 35°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to catcht the bus to Sintra.

Things to do in Lisbon

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

Troia Beach
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Troia Beach ©
Troia Beach
Nature & Wildlife Tours

1
day
Sintra

Sintra ©
Surrounded by rolling hills and old mansions and castles, Sintra has become known as the first center of the European Romantic style.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): admire the landmark architecture of Palacio Nacional de Sintra, admire the landmark architecture of Quinta da Regaleira, contemplate the long history of Chalet da Condessa D’Edla, then steep yourself in history at Convent of the Capuchos, then find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, and finally view the masterpieces at Zazule.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Sintra online day trip planner .

Sintra is very close to Lisbon. August in Sintra sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to take a bus to Lisbon.

Things to do in Sintra

Historic Sites Parks Tours

Side Trips

Cascais, Convent of the Capuchos
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Quinta da Regaleira ©
Quinta da Regaleira
Palacio Nacional de Sintra ©
Palacio Nacional de Sintra
Chalet da Condessa D’Edla ©
Chalet da Condessa D’Edla

1
night
Lisbon

Lisbon ©
On the 24th (Sat), get to know the fascinating history of Belém Tower, explore the world behind art at Museu Calouste Gulbenkian, wander the streets of Parque das Nacoes, then contemplate the long history of Miradouro da Graca, and finally step into the grandiose world of Castelo de S. Jorge.

For traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read Lisbon trip planning site .

Lisbon is just a stone's throw from Sintra. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can catch the train to Evora.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Castelo de S. Jorge ©
Castelo de S. Jorge
Parque das Nacoes ©
Parque das Nacoes

1
night
Evora

Evora
The city of Evora functions as a museum of Roman origins and medieval times.
To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Evora road trip planner.

You can take a train from Lisbon to Evora in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Lisbon, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Evora, ranging from highs of 39°C to lows of 19°C. On the 25th (Sun), you'll travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Evora

Historic Sites Outdoors Tours
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2
nights
Lisbon

Lisbon ©
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sun): take a stroll through Alfama, stop by Artes de S+Jorge, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, and finally see the interesting displays at National Coach Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape at Cabo Espichel, step into the grandiose world of Palácio Nacional da Ajuda, then do a tasting at The Best Portugal, then wander the streets of Bairro Alto, and finally take a stroll through Rua Augusta.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Lisbon vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by train from Evora to Lisbon takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Evora in August: highs in Lisbon hover around 35°C, while lows dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lisbon

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Parque da Paz, National Coach Museum, Cabo Espichel
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Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
National Coach Museum ©
National Coach Museum
Cabo Espichel ©
Cabo Espichel

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