7 days in Portugal Itinerary

7 days in Portugal Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Lisbon
— 3 nights
2
Porto
— 3 nights

3
nights
Lisbon

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Lisbon Oceanarium and Castelo de S. Jorge. Step out of Lisbon to go to Sintra and see Quinta da Regaleira, which is approximately 36 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Jardim Zoologico, get curious at Pavilhao do Conhecimento, and wander the streets of Alfama.

To see ratings, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Lisbon vacation tool.

Abidjan, Ivory Coast to Lisbon is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. In December, Lisbon is much colder than Abidjan - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to travel to Porto.

Things to do in Lisbon

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Quinta da Regaleira
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Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos

3
nights
Porto

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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): contemplate the long history of Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral), make a trip to Escadas do Codessal, take in the waterfront activity at Cais da Ribeira, snap pictures at Ponte de Dom Luis I, thentake a stroll around Palacio da Bolsa, and finally make a trip to Liberdade Square. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at World of Discoveries - Museu Interativo & Parque Tematico, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Torre dos Clerigos, get a taste of the local shopping with Livraria Lello, engage your brain at Museu do Centro Hospitalar do Porto, thentest your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and finally pause for some photo ops at Monumento aos Herois da Guerra Peninsular.

To see maps, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Porto road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Lisbon to Porto takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in December, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Porto

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games
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Ponte de Dom Luis I ©
Ponte de Dom Luis I
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral) ©
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral)

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