7 days in Alentejo & Algarve Itinerary

7 days in Alentejo & Algarve Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Grandola
— 1 night
2
Sagres
— 3 nights
3
Albufeira
— 2 nights

1
night
Grandola

Grandola ©
Grândola is a town and municipality in Setúbal District in Portugal. On the 10th (Fri), stroll through Praia de Melides.

To see maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Grandola trip itinerary maker.

Paris, France to Grandola is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Paris to Grandola. When traveling from Paris in August, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Grandola: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel to Sagres.

Things to do in Grandola

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Troia Beach
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Troia Beach ©
Troia Beach
Praia de Melides ©
Praia de Melides

3
nights
Sagres

Though the town of Sagres has roots in the Portuguese Age of Discovery, it is better known by visitors as a peaceful, rugged resort spot with great surfing beaches.
On the 12th (Sun), get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour and then head outdoors with Praia do Beliche. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Praia da Cordoama and then kick back and relax at Salema Beach.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Sagres holiday planning app.

You can drive from Grandola to Sagres in 2.5 hours. While traveling from Grandola, expect little chillier days and a bit warmer nights in Sagres, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Albufeira.

Things to do in Sagres

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Vila do Bispo
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Praia da Cordoama ©
Praia da Cordoama
Praia do Beliche ©
Praia do Beliche

2
nights
Albufeira

Albufeira ©
Along Portugal's southern Algarve region sits Albufeira, a city boasting 20 beaches for visitors to choose from.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Carvalho Beach and Pescadores Beach. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Praia da Coelha and Praia do Peneco. Change things up with a short trip to Carvoeiro Boardwalk in Carvoeiro (about 34 minutes away). It doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Praia de Benagil and get in on the family fun at FIESA - International Sand Sculpture Festival.

To see reviews, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Albufeira trip planner.

You can drive from Sagres to Albufeira in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daytime highs in Albufeira are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Albufeira

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Carvoeiro, FIESA - International Sand Sculpture Festival, Praia de Benagil, Pescadores Beach
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Pescadores Beach ©
Pescadores Beach
Carvalho Beach ©
Carvalho Beach
Praia da Coelha ©
Praia da Coelha

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