10 days in Azores, Porto & Lisbon Itinerary

10 days in Azores, Porto & Lisbon Itinerary

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Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel
— 4 nights
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Porto
— 1 night
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Lisbon
— 4 nights

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Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel

Ponta Delgada ©
As the busy capital of São Miguel, Ponta Delgada represents the most visited place on the island. Known for its historical buildings, the city offers 17th- and 18th-century convents and churches, as well as cobbled pedestrian streets and hidden squares.
Get in touch with nature at Caldeira das Sete Cidades and Furnas. Do some cultural sightseeing at Igreja do Santo Cristo and Nossa Senhora da Paz. There's still lots to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Lagoa do Fogo, identify plant and animal life at Caldeira Velha Environmental Interpretation Centre, enjoy the sand and surf at Praia de Santa Barbara, and pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja Matriz de Sao Sebastiao.

To see photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Ponta Delgada trip itinerary builder site.

Lisbon to Ponta Delgada is an approximately 4-hour flight. The time zone changes from Western European Standard Time to Azores Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. While traveling from Lisbon, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Ponta Delgada, ranging from highs of 28°C to lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) to allow time to travel to Porto.

Things to do in Ponta Delgada

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Wildlife

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Geologic Formation
Caldeira das Sete Cidades
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Dolphin / Whale Watching
Dolphin & Whale Watching
4.2

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Porto

Unvanquished City

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 1st (Sun): take in panoramic vistas at Torre dos Clerigos, take a stroll around Palacio da Bolsa, and then explore the activities along Douro River.

For photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Porto day trip planner.

You can fly from Ponta Delgada to Porto in 4.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Ponta Delgada to Porto is 1 hour. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Porto when traveling from Ponta Delgada in October, with lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Porto

Wineries · Tours · Nature · Parks
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Wine Tour / Tasting
Wine Tours & Tastings
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Civic Center
Palacio da Bolsa
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Observation Deck
Torre dos Clerigos
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Lisbon

Lisbon ©

City of Seven Hills

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Visiting Praia de Carcavelos and Lisbon by Boat will get you outdoors. Get some cultural insight at Belém Tower and Castelo de S. Jorge. Next up on the itinerary: stop by Alfama, see Pypas Cruises Lisbon Boat Tours, make a trip to Praca do Comercio (Terreiro do Paco), and observe the fascinating underwater world at Lisbon Oceanarium.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Lisbon driving holiday planning app.

Traveling by flight from Porto to Lisbon takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. October in Lisbon sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lisbon

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Transportation

Side Trips

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Must see
Alfama
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Must see
Belém Tower
4.2

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