8 days in Portugal Itinerary

8 days in Portugal Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  14 h 45 min
1
Lisbon
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Albufeira
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
3
Evora
— 2 nights
+2
Train + Subway + Fly:  16 h 30 min
End: Mumbai

2
nights
Lisbon

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
On the 6th (Fri), get to know the fascinating history of Rua Augusta, pause for some photo ops at Arco do Triunfo, then go for a walk through Cabo da Roca, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Sintra National Palace. On your second day here, take some stellar pictures from Miradouro da Graca (Sophia de Mello Breyner Andresen), then see the interesting displays at National Coach Museum, and then take in the views from Ponte 25 de Abril.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Lisbon sightseeing site.

Mumbai, India to Lisbon is an approximately 15- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus, train, and flight. Traveling from Mumbai to Lisbon, you'll gain 5.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Mumbai in March: high temperatures in Lisbon hover around 20°C and lows are around 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can go by car to Albufeira.

Things to do in Lisbon

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Cabo da Roca, National Coach Museum, Sintra National Palace
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Rua Augusta ©
Rua Augusta
National Coach Museum ©
National Coach Museum
Sintra National Palace ©
Sintra National Palace

3
nights
Albufeira

Albufeira ©
Along Portugal's southern Algarve region sits Albufeira, a city boasting 20 beaches for visitors to choose from.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Ponta da Piedade and Falesia Beach. Visit Cape Saint Vincent and Faro Cathedral for their historical value. Change things up with these side-trips from Albufeira: Carvoeiro Boardwalk (in Carvoeiro), Old Town Faro (in Faro) and Praia Da Rocha (in Praia da Rocha). It doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Praia dos Olhos de Água and shop like a local with Mercado Municipal de Loulé (Desde 1908).

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Albufeira trip itinerary builder.

Drive from Lisbon to Albufeira in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. March in Albufeira sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can go by car to Evora.

Things to do in Albufeira

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Faro, Cape Saint Vincent, Ponta da Piedade, Carvoeiro Boardwalk, Mercado Municipal de Loulé (Desde 1908)
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Ponta da Piedade ©
Ponta da Piedade
Falesia  Beach ©
Falesia Beach
Praia Da Rocha ©
Praia Da Rocha

2
nights
Evora

Evora ©
The city of Evora functions as a museum of Roman origins and medieval times.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): explore the ancient world of Centro Interpretativo dos Almendres, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Evora (Se Catedral de Evora), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Capela dos Ossos, then delve into the distant past at Centro Historico de Evora, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Templo Romano de Evora (Templo de Diana).

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You can drive from Albufeira to Evora in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Albufeira in March, plan for little chillier nights in Evora, with lows around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Evora

Historic Sites
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Cathedral of Evora (Se Catedral de Evora) ©
Cathedral of Evora (Se Catedral de Evora)
Capela dos Ossos ©
Capela dos Ossos
Centro Historico de Evora ©
Centro Historico de Evora

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