15 days in Portugal Itinerary

15 days in Portugal Itinerary

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Lisbon — 4 nights

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Get outdoors at Praia da Aberta Nova and Sea Sky Portugal Charter. Explore hidden gems such as Capela dos Ossos and Templo Romano de Evora (Templo de Diana). Explore Lisbon's surroundings by going to Evora (Cathedral of Evora (Se Catedral de Evora) & Igreja e Convento de Nossa Senhora dos Remedios). There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Castelo de S. Jorge, make a trip to Elevador de Santa Justa, take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, and see the interesting displays at Museu Nacional do Azulejo.

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Boston, USA to Lisbon is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. Traveling from Boston to Lisbon, you'll lose 5 hours due to the time zone difference. June in Lisbon sees daily highs of 81°F and lows of 60°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Sintra.
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Sintra — 1 night

Surrounded by rolling hills and old mansions and castles, Sintra has become known as the first center of the European Romantic style.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Tue): get great views at Cabo da Roca.

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Sintra is just a stone's throw from Lisbon. In June in Sintra, expect temperatures between 81°F during the day and 60°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Coimbra.
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Coimbra — 1 night

The university town of Coimbra exudes modern flair while embracing its roots as the medieval capital of Portugal.
On the 7th (Thu), steep yourself in history at Portugal dos Pequenitos, steep yourself in history at Quinta das Lagrimas, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Old Cathedral of Coimbra (Se Velha de Coimbra), then steep yourself in history at Torre da Universidade de Coimbra, and finally kick back and relax at Praia Fluvial de Vimieiro.

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Drive from Sintra to Coimbra in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Sintra in June: highs in Coimbra hover around 75°F, while lows dip to 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Porto.
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Porto — 4 nights

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.
We've included these beaches for you: Matosinhos Beach and Praia do Carneiro. Get outdoors at Douro River and Montanha- Parque da Penha. Get out of town with these interesting Porto side-trips: Largo da Oliveira (in Guimaraes) and Se de Braga (in Braga). There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral), do a tasting at Porto Augusto's, snap pictures at Ponte de Dom Luis I, and take a stroll around Palacio da Bolsa.

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Traveling by car from Coimbra to Porto takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 73°F in June, and nighttime lows around 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) to allow time to fly to Ponta Delgada.
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Ponta Delgada — 4 nights

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Mosteiros Beach and Caldeira Velha Environmental Interpretation Centre. Visiting Piscinas Naturais and Lagoa Azul will get you outdoors. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ponta Delgada: Oficina - Museu (in Capelas), Igreja de Sao Nicolau (in Sete Cidades) and Farol do Arnel (in Nordeste). And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja de Sao Jose, get outside with Lagoa do Canario, take some stellar pictures from Miradouro da Boca do Inferno, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Reserva Florestal de Recreio do Pinhal da Paz.

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Traveling by flight from Porto to Ponta Delgada takes 3 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Porto to Ponta Delgada. In June in Ponta Delgada, expect temperatures between 70°F during the day and 61°F at night. You'll have a few hours on the 15th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling home.
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Portugal travel guide

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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.