14 days in Portugal Itinerary

14 days in Portugal Itinerary

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1
Lisbon
— 5 nights
2
Obidos
— 1 night
3
Aveiro
— 2 nights
4
Lagos
— 4 nights

5
nights
Lisbon

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Change things up with these side-trips from Lisbon: Sintra (Park and National Palace of Pena, Quinta da Regaleira, &more). There's lots more to do: observe the fascinating underwater world at Lisbon Oceanarium, admire the masterpieces at Museu Nacional do Azulejo, make a trip to Belém Tower, and pause for some photo ops at Padrao dos Descobrimentos.

To see maps, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Lisbon trip builder tool.

Cape Town, South Africa to Lisbon is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Cape Town to Lisbon due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Cape Town, expect warmer days and somewhat warmer nights in Lisbon, ranging from highs of 35°C to lows of 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Obidos.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums

Side Trip

Sintra
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Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Quinta da Regaleira ©
Quinta da Regaleira

1
night
Obidos

Obidos ©
Striking views of the Estremadura area and a famous medieval castle gave Obidos the name of Wedding Present Town.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Sat): get a taste of the local shopping with Mercado Biologico de Obidos and then don't miss a visit to Obidos Village.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Obidos trip planner.

You can drive from Lisbon to Obidos in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Lisbon in August, expect nights in Obidos to be about the same, around 18°C, while days are slightly colder, around 30°C. On the 29th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Aveiro.

Things to do in Obidos

Shopping
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Mercado Biologico de Obidos ©
Mercado Biologico de Obidos
Obidos Village ©
Obidos Village

2
nights
Aveiro

Aveiro ©
Aveiro is a city and a municipality in Portugal. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Aveiro Railway Station. On your second day here, pause for some serene contemplation at Convento de Santo Antonio Church, then steep yourself in history at Portugal dos Pequenitos, then enjoy the scholastic atmosphere at University of Coimbra, and finally see the interesting displays at Oficina do Doce.

To see maps, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Aveiro travel route planner.

You can drive from Obidos to Aveiro in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to drive to Lagos.

Things to do in Aveiro

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trip

Coimbra
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Museu de Aveiro ©
Museu de Aveiro
University of Coimbra ©
University of Coimbra
Portugal dos Pequenitos ©
Portugal dos Pequenitos

4
nights
Lagos

Lagos ©
The allure of the beaches and the town's historical center draw visitors to Lagos, a coastal destination in the Barlavento region of the Algarve.
Go for a jaunt from Lagos to Sagres to see Cape Saint Vincent about 46 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: take in the dramatic natural features at Ponta da Piedade, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Anthony, enjoy the sand and surf at Praia Dona Ana, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Meia Praia.

For where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Lagos trip itinerary tool.

You can drive from Aveiro to Lagos in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. August in Lagos sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 23°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Lagos

Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Cape Saint Vincent, Church of St. Anthony
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Praia Dona Ana ©
Praia Dona Ana
Cape Saint Vincent ©
Cape Saint Vincent
Ponta da Piedade ©
Ponta da Piedade

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