5 days in Porto & Lisbon Itinerary

5 days in Porto & Lisbon Itinerary

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5 days in Porto & Lisbon Itinerary

Start: Lisbon
Fly:  2​h 45​min
1
Porto
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
2
Lisbon
— 2 nights
End: Lisbon

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Wed): admire the landmark architecture of Palacio da Bolsa, snap pictures at Ponte de Dom Luis I, then take a leisurely stroll along Cais da Ribeira, then contemplate the waterfront views at Rio Douro, and finally don't miss a visit to Livraria Lello. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu): take in panoramic vistas at Clerigos Tower, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral), then don't miss a visit to Liberdade Square, and finally get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

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Lisbon to Porto is an approximately 3-hour train ride. You can also fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in March, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can catch the train to Lisbon.

Things to do in Porto

Historic Sites Parks Tours
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Palacio da Bolsa ©
Palacio da Bolsa
Ponte de Dom Luis I ©
Ponte de Dom Luis I
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral) ©
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral)

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Lisbon

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
When in Lisbon, make a side trip to see Quinta da Regaleira in Sintra, approximately 36 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: meet the residents at Lisbon Oceanarium, appreciate the history behind Padrao dos Descobrimentos, take a stroll through Belém Tower, and see the interesting displays at Museu Nacional do Azulejo.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read Lisbon trip itinerary planning website .

Getting from Porto to Lisbon by train takes about 3 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in March, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Quinta da Regaleira
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Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium
Jeronimos Monastery ©
Jeronimos Monastery

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