11 days in Lisbon, Algarve & Azores Itinerary

11 days in Lisbon, Algarve & Azores Itinerary

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Route & dates

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


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3
nights
Lisbon

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Mosteiro dos Jeronimos and Castelo dos Mouros. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Belém Tower and National Museum of Ancient Art. Venture out of the city with trips to Quinta da Regaleira (in Sintra) and Cabo da Roca (in Colares). The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Castelo de S. Jorge, wander the streets of Alfama, take some stellar pictures from Miradouro da Graca (Sophia de Mello Breyner Andresen), and don't miss a visit to Elevador de Santa Justa.

For photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Lisbon driving holiday planner.

Toronto, Canada to Lisbon is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You'll lose 5 hours traveling from Toronto to Lisbon due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Toronto, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Lisbon, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to drive to Albufeira.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trips

Sintra, Cabo da Roca
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Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Castelo dos Mouros ©
Castelo dos Mouros
Quinta da Regaleira ©
Quinta da Regaleira

2
nights
Albufeira

Albufeira ©
Along Portugal's southern Algarve region sits Albufeira, a city boasting 20 beaches for visitors to choose from.
Step off the beaten path and head to Falesia Beach and Praia dos Olhos de Água. Visit Praia Da Rocha and Praia da Marinha for some beach relaxation. Step out of Albufeira with an excursion to Castelo de Silves in Silves--about 32 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Centro Historico de Albufeira, stroll through Praia do Peneco, and kick back and relax at Algarve.

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You can drive from Lisbon to Albufeira in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can travel to Rogil.

Things to do in Albufeira

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Silves, Praia da Marinha, Praia Da Rocha
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Praia Da Rocha ©
Praia Da Rocha
Falesia  Beach ©
Falesia Beach
Praia da Marinha ©
Praia da Marinha

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nights
Rogil

Rogil ©
On the 27th (Thu), tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia Vale Dos Homens and then enjoy the sand and surf at Odeceixe Beach. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Cape Saint Vincent, thensteep yourself in history at Fortaleza de Sagres, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Praia da Luz, and finally step into the grandiose world of Castelo de Aljezur.

To find photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Rogil attractions planning app.

You can drive from Albufeira to Rogil in 1.5 hours. In September in Rogil, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can travel to Ponta Delgada.

Things to do in Rogil

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Sagres, Praia da Luz, Odeceixe Beach, Castelo de Aljezur
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Odeceixe Beach ©
Odeceixe Beach
Praia da Luz ©
Praia da Luz
Cape Saint Vincent ©
Cape Saint Vincent

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja do Santo Cristo and then stroll through Mosteiros Beach.

To find photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Ponta Delgada trip itinerary builder.

Explore your travel options from Rogil to Ponta Delgada with the Route module. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Rogil to Ponta Delgada due to the time zone difference. In September, daytime highs in Ponta Delgada are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ponta Delgada

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trips

Mosteiros, Caldeira das Sete Cidades, Boca do Inferno Viewpoint
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Mosteiros Beach ©
Mosteiros Beach
Igreja do Santo Cristo ©
Igreja do Santo Cristo
Caldeira das Sete Cidades ©
Caldeira das Sete Cidades

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