10 days in Portugal Itinerary

10 days in Portugal Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Portugal Trip Planner

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Drive to La Guardia Airport, Fly to Humberto Delgado Airport (Lisbon Portela Airport), Drive to Aljezur
— 4 nights
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— 4 nights
Aljezur is a municipality in Portugal. We've included these beaches for you: Praia Da Rocha and Praia da Marinha. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Aljezur: Olhos de Agua ( Praia dos Olhos de Água & Praia da Falesia) and Praia da Cordoama (in Vila do Bispo). There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Odeceixe Beach and step into the grandiose world of Castelo de Aljezur.

To see ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Aljezur trip planner.

New York City, USA to Aljezur is an approximately 16.5-hour combination of car and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Aljezur is 5 hours. In September, daytime highs in Aljezur are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Aljezur

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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— 3 nights

City of Seven Hills

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Take a break from Lisbon with a short trip to Quinta da Regaleira in Sintra, about 36 minutes away. There's much more to do: admire the striking features of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, make a trip to Praca do Comercio (Terreiro do Paco), take a stroll through Alfama, and contemplate the long history of Castelo de S. Jorge.

For where to stay, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Lisbon road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Aljezur to Lisbon takes 3 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 81°F, and evening lows to 61°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can go by car to Obidos.

Things to do in Lisbon

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping

Side Trip

Find places to stay Sep 18 — 21:


Wedding Present Town

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 21st (Thu): don't miss a visit to Obidos Village.

To see reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our 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. When traveling from Lisbon in September, plan for little chillier days in Obidos, with highs around 76°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to fly to Porto.
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— 2 nights

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.
On the 22nd (Fri), kick back and relax at Praia do Carneiro, snap pictures at Ponte de Dom Luis I, then take a stroll around Palacio da Bolsa, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral).

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Porto visit website.

You can fly from Obidos to Porto in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Porto can reach 74°F, while at night they dip to 56°F. You will have some time to spend on the 23rd (Sat) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Porto

Beaches · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks
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Portugal travel guide

Landmarks · Castles · Beaches
Small in size but rich in history, culture, and natural beauty, Portugal features contrasting landscapes that include long beaches, lush vineyards, verdant valleys, and rolling hills dotted with tiny settlements where old traditions still prevail. The country's serene interior, often overlooked by foreigners, remains largely unspoiled by mass tourism and offers visitors a chance to discover this less-trodden part of Europe at their own pace. Ripe for leisurely adventures on foot or by bicycle, Portugal's fertile countryside boasts well-preserved medieval castles and outstanding wineries, producing some of the world's finest ports. The country's cities offer a lively culinary scene known for its many award-winning restaurants, topping the itineraries of foodies from around the globe.