10 days in Azores, Porto & Lisbon Itinerary

10 days in Azores, Porto & Lisbon Itinerary

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1
Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel
— 4 nights
2
Porto
— 1 night
3
Lisbon
— 4 nights

4
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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.
Escape the urban bustle at Lagoa do Fogo and Praia de Santa Barbara. Explore Ponta Delgada's surroundings by going to Furnas (Parque Terra Nostra & Poca Da Dona Beija). There's lots more to do: explore the striking landscape at Caldeira das Sete Cidades, pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja Matriz de Sao Sebastiao, don't miss a visit to Portas da Cidade, and look for all kinds of wild species at Caldeira Velha Environmental Interpretation Centre.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Ponta Delgada sightseeing planning website.

Philadelphia, USA to Ponta Delgada is an approximately 11-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Azores Standard Time is 4 hours. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Philadelphia in July: high temperatures in Ponta Delgada hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can travel to Porto.

Things to do in Ponta Delgada

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trips

Sao Miguel, Furnas, Ribeira Grande
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Caldeira das Sete Cidades ©
Caldeira das Sete Cidades
Praia de Santa Barbara ©
Praia de Santa Barbara
Poca Da Dona Beija ©
Poca Da Dona Beija

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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 8th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Torre dos Clerigos, get into the urban bustle at Palacio da Bolsa, and then explore the activities along Douro River.

To find ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Porto online tour itinerary planner.

You can fly from Ponta Delgada to Porto in 5.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Ponta Delgada to Porto. Expect little chillier evenings in Porto when traveling from Ponta Delgada in July, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Porto

Wineries Tours Parks
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Palacio da Bolsa ©
Palacio da Bolsa
Torre dos Clerigos ©
Torre dos Clerigos

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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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Belém Tower and Alfama. Visiting Praia de Carcavelos and Portugal Bike will get you outdoors. And it doesn't end there: step into the grandiose world of Castelo de S. Jorge, get outside with Pypas Cruises Lisbon Boat Tours, pause for some photo ops at Padrao dos Descobrimentos, and tour the water at your own pace with Lisbon by Boat.

For where to stay, maps, photos, and tourist information, read Lisbon trip itinerary planning tool.

You can fly from Porto to Lisbon in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. While traveling from Porto, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Lisbon, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Lisbon

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Praia de Carcavelos, Portugal Bike
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Castelo de S. Jorge ©
Castelo de S. Jorge
Alfama ©
Alfama
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower

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