14 days in Portugal Itinerary

14 days in Portugal Itinerary

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Funchal, Madeira
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Evora — 1 night

The city of Evora functions as a museum of Roman origins and medieval times.
On the 31st (Sun), learn about winemaking at Monte da Ravasqueira. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Mon): get to know the fascinating history of Centro Historico de Evora, don't miss a visit to Capela dos Ossos, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Evora (Se Catedral de Evora), then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Templo Romano de Evora (Templo de Diana), and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sao Joao Evangelista Church (Evora).

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Evora is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 4 hours traveling from Dubai to Evora. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Dubai in July: highs in Evora hover around 39°C, while lows dip to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Lagos.
Historic Sites · Museums · Wineries
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Lagos — 4 nights

The allure of the beaches and the town's historical center draw visitors to Lagos, a coastal destination in the Barlavento region of the Algarve.
Get a sense of the local culture at Monte da Casteleja - Bio Wine Farm and Church of Misericordia of Alvor. Explore hidden gems such as Ponta da Piedade and Kayaking & Canoeing. Venture out of the city with trips to Praia Da Rocha (in Praia da Rocha), Praia da Marinha (in Caramujeira) and Praia da Falesia (in Olhos de Agua). There's more to do: kick back and relax at Praia do Camilo and tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia Dona Ana.

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Traveling by car from Evora to Lagos takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Evora in August: highs in Lagos hover around 34°C, while lows dip to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) to allow time to fly to Funchal.
Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours
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Funchal, Madeira — 3 nights

The capital of the island of Madeira for more than 500 years, Funchal represents a laid-back city made popular by its historical sites and climate.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Porto Moniz Natural Swimming Pools and Canyoning & Rappelling Tours. Change things up with these side-trips from Funchal: Canical (Miradouro da Ponta do Rosto & Ponta de Sao Lourenco). Next up on the itinerary: see Off-Road Tours, see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, walk around Parque de Santa Catarina, and take in nature's colorful creations at Municipal Gardens.

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Getting from Lagos to Funchal by flight takes about 5 hours. Traveling from Lagos in August, you will find days in Funchal are slightly colder (31°C), and nights are about the same (24°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to fly to Lisbon.
Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Wildlife
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Lisbon — 5 nights

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Step off the beaten path and head to Basilica de Nossa Senhora do Rosario de Fatima and Museu de Marinha. Mosteiro dos Jeronimos and Castelo de S. Jorge are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Lisbon: Sintra (Quinta da Regaleira & Park and National Palace of Pena) and Batalha Monastery (in Batalha). There's much more to do: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Lisbon Oceanarium, appreciate the history behind Padrao dos Descobrimentos, make a trip to Elevador de Santa Justa, and wander the streets of Alfama.

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Traveling by flight from Funchal to Lisbon takes 3.5 hours. When traveling from Funchal in August, plan for a bit warmer days in Lisbon, with highs around 35°C, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to fly back home.
Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Neighborhoods
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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.