5 days in Central Portugal Itinerary

5 days in Central Portugal Itinerary

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5 days in Central Portugal Itinerary

Start: London
Fly + shuttle:  6​h 30​min
1
Coimbra
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Nazare
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Lisbon
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: London

1
night
Coimbra

Coimbra ©
The university town of Coimbra exudes modern flair while embracing its roots as the medieval capital of Portugal.
To see maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Coimbra day trip tool .

London, UK to Coimbra is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of car and train. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from London in June: highs in Coimbra hover around 28°C, while lows dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Nazare.

Things to do in Coimbra

Shopping
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Coisas & Sabores ©
Coisas & Sabores

1
night
Nazare

Nazare ©
Nazaré is a town and a municipality in subregion Oeste and Leiria District, in Portugal.It is one of the most popular seaside resorts in the Silver Coast/Costa de Prata, Portugal. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): kick back and relax at Praia do Norte and then stroll through Praia da Nazare.

To see where to stay, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Nazare day trip planning tool .

Drive from Coimbra to Nazare in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. June in Nazare sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Lisbon.

Things to do in Nazare

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Praia da Nazare ©
Praia da Nazare
Praia do Norte ©
Praia do Norte

2
nights
Lisbon

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Get outdoors at Portugal Bike and Lisbon by Boat. Shop till you drop at Time Out Market and Rossio Square. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jeronimos Monastery, buy something for everyone on your list at Amoreiras Shopping Center, pause for some photo ops at Belém Tower, and step into the grandiose world of Castelo de S. Jorge.

For reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Lisbon holiday planner .

Drive from Nazare to Lisbon in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. When traveling from Nazare in June, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Lisbon: temperatures range from 32°C by day to 18°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lisbon

Tours Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trip

Portugal Bike
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Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Castelo de S. Jorge ©
Castelo de S. Jorge
Rossio Square ©
Rossio Square

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