16 days in London, Milan & Portugal Itinerary

16 days in London, Milan & Portugal Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
London, United Kingdom
— 1 day
2
Milan, Italy
— 4 nights
3
Porto, Portugal
— 3 nights
4
Pinhao, Portugal
— 1 night
5
Coimbra, Portugal
— 1 night
6
Obidos, Portugal
— 1 night
7
Sintra, Portugal
— Few hours
8
Lisbon, Portugal
— 3 nights
9
London, United Kingdom
— 1 night

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London, United Kingdom

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace, explore the world behind art at National Gallery, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye.

To see photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the London day trip planning website.

Denver, USA to London is an approximately 13-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Denver to London. Traveling from Denver in March, you will find days in London are little chillier (°F), and nights are somewhat warmer (°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Milan.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites
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National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye

4
nights
Milan, Italy

Milan ©
In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
Let the collections at Casa di Giulietta and Memoriale Della Shoah Di Milano capture your imagination. Kids will appreciate attractions like Duomo di Milano and Arena di Verona. Explore Milan's surroundings by going to Verona (Galleria Dello Scudo, Cappella dei Notai, &more), Dervio (Castello di Corenno Plinio & Chiesa di S. Tommaso Becket) and Spiaggia Tranquilla (in Dorio). There's much more to do: shop like a local with Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, take an in-depth tour of Basilica di Sant'Ambrogio, make a trip to Piazza del Duomo, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Monumental Cemetery.

Make your Milan itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by flight from London to Milan takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. While traveling from London, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Milan, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. On the 22nd (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Porto.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Verona, Dervio, Spiaggia Tranquilla
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Piazza delle Erbe ©
Piazza delle Erbe
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Arena di Verona ©
Arena di Verona

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nights
Porto, Portugal

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): pause for some photo ops at Monumento aos Herois da Guerra Peninsular, stop by Livraria Lello, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral), thenenjoy the sand and surf at Praia da Luz, and finally explore the world behind art at Museu Serralves. On the 24th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at World of Discoveries - Museu Interativo & Parque Tematico, admire the landmark architecture of Palacio da Bolsa, thentake in the views from Ponte de Dom Luis I, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Douro River, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Torre dos Clerigos.

To see reviews, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Porto trip planning website.

Fly from Milan to Porto in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Western European Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Milan in March, expect somewhat warmer with lows of °F in Porto. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Pinhao.

Things to do in Porto

Parks Museums Historic Sites
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Museu Serralves ©
Museu Serralves
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral) ©
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral)
Palacio da Bolsa ©
Palacio da Bolsa

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night
Pinhao, Portugal

Pinhao ©
Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): appreciate the views at The Douro Valley, thenget a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, thenmake a trip to Pinhao Railway Station, and finally do a tasting at Quinta do Bomfim.

To see traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Pinhao trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Porto to Pinhao takes 2 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to travel to Coimbra.

Things to do in Pinhao

Wineries Tours Outdoors
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Quinta do Bomfim ©
Quinta do Bomfim
The Douro Valley
The Douro Valley
Boat Tours & Water Sports

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night
Coimbra, Portugal

Coimbra ©
The university town of Coimbra exudes modern flair while embracing its roots as the medieval capital of Portugal.
On the 26th (Thu), steep yourself in history at Portugal dos Pequenitos, contemplate the long history of Igreja e Mosteiro da Santa Cruz, thensteep yourself in history at Misericordia de Coimbra Museum, thensee the interesting displays at Museu Nacional de Machado de Castro, and finally browse for treasures at Antiques Ocasiao. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Fri): look for gifts at Comur-Conserveira de Portugal and then get curious at Exploratorio - Centro Ciencia Viva de Coimbra.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Coimbra route builder app.

You can drive from Pinhao to Coimbra in 2.5 hours. March in Coimbra sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Obidos.

Things to do in Coimbra

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums
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Museu Nacional de Machado de Castro ©
Museu Nacional de Machado de Castro
Igreja e Mosteiro da Santa Cruz ©
Igreja e Mosteiro da Santa Cruz
Portugal dos Pequenitos ©
Portugal dos Pequenitos

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night
Obidos, Portugal

Obidos ©
Striking views of the Estremadura area and a famous medieval castle gave Obidos the name of Wedding Present Town.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Museu Abilio de Mattos e Silva.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Obidos itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from Coimbra to Obidos in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In March, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. You will have some time to spend on the 28th (Sat) before leaving for Sintra.

Things to do in Obidos

Museums Shopping
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Museu Abilio de Mattos e Silva ©
Museu Abilio de Mattos e Silva
Olaria S. Pedro ©
Olaria S. Pedro
Mercado Biologico de Obidos ©
Mercado Biologico de Obidos

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hours
Sintra, Portugal

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 28th (Sat): explore the historical opulence of Quinta da Regaleira and then admire the masterpieces at MU.SA - Museu de Artes de Sintra.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Sintra travel route planner.

Getting from Obidos to Sintra by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Sintra can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to drive to Lisbon.

Things to do in Sintra

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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MU.SA - Museu de Artes de Sintra ©
MU.SA - Museu de Artes de Sintra
Quinta da Regaleira ©
Quinta da Regaleira

3
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Museu Calouste Gulbenkian and Carmo Archaeological Museum. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Mosteiro dos Jeronimos and Museu Nacional do Azulejo. Next up on the itinerary: explore the historical opulence of Castelo de S. Jorge, don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Igreja de Sao Roque, and get to know the fascinating history of Avenida da Liberdade.

To see where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Lisbon online road trip planner.

Lisbon is very close to Sintra. In March in Lisbon, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to London.

Things to do in Lisbon

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Castelo de S. Jorge ©
Castelo de S. Jorge
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower

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London, United Kingdom

London ©
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, thenshop like a local with Covent Garden, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Westminster Abbey.

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Fly from Lisbon to London in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Lisbon in March, with highs in London at °F and lows at °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Shopping
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St. Paul's Cathedral ©
St. Paul's Cathedral
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
Covent Garden ©
Covent Garden

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