12 days in Portugal Itinerary

12 days in Portugal Itinerary

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Funchal, Madeira
— 2 nights
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Lisbon
— 4 nights
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Nazare
— 1 night
4
Fatima
— 2 nights
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Porto
— 2 nights

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Funchal, Madeira

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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Tue): view the masterpieces at Caravel Art Center, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Pico do Arieiro, and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Wed): get outside with Outdoor Activities, stroll through Cabo Girao, then get a new perspective on nature at Monte Palace Museum, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Monte Palace Madeira.

For photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Funchal online visit planner.

Montreal, Canada to Funchal is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Montreal to Funchal is 5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Funchal

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Nature

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Mountain
Pico do Arieiro
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Lisbon

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City of Seven Hills

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lisbon: Sintra (Quinta da Regaleira, Sintra National Palace, &more). There's lots more to do: observe the fascinating underwater world at Lisbon Oceanarium, pause for some photo ops at Padrao dos Descobrimentos, steep yourself in history at Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, and don't miss a visit to Elevador de Santa Justa.

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Lisbon online travel planner.

You can fly from Funchal to Lisbon in 4.5 hours. Traveling from Funchal in July, expect nights in Lisbon to be slightly colder, around 20°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 34°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can go by car to Nazare.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Tours

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Lisbon Oceanarium
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Belém Tower
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Nazare

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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. On the 12th (Mon), tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia da Nazare, then get great views at Miradouro do Suberco, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monastery of Alcobaca, and finally get a new perspective on things with Atlantic Safaris.

To find traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Nazare tour site.

You can drive from Lisbon to Nazare in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus; or take a train. When traveling from Lisbon in July, plan for slightly colder days in Nazare, with highs around 28°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can drive to Fatima.

Things to do in Nazare

Outdoors · Adventure · Tours · Wildlife

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Waterskiing / Jetskiiing
Atlantic Safaris
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World heritage site
Monastery of Alcobaca
4.6

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Fatima

Fatima ©
Fátima is a civil parish in the municipality of Ourém, in the Portuguese Santarém District. On the 13th (Tue), take in the spiritual surroundings of Valinhos Sanctuary, then examine the collection at O Milagre de Fatima - Museu Interativo, then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica da Santissima Trindade, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica de Nossa Senhora do Rosario de Fatima. On your second day here, don't miss a visit to Casa De Francisco & Jacinta Marto, take in the spiritual surroundings of Batalha Monastery, then look for gifts at Casa Trovao, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Convento de Cristo, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Paroquia de Fatima e dos Pastorinhos.

To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Fatima trip builder website.

You can drive from Nazare to Fatima in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Fatima are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can drive to Porto.

Things to do in Fatima

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

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World heritage site
Batalha Monastery
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World heritage site
Convento de Cristo
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Porto

Unvanquished City

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.
On the 15th (Thu), take in the local highlights with Walking tours, get into the urban bustle at Palacio da Bolsa, then snap pictures at Ponte de Dom Luis I, then go for a stroll along the water at Cais da Ribeira, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral). Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Palacio de Cristal, make a trip to Livraria Lello, and then explore the activities along Douro River.

To find out how to plan a trip to Porto, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Fatima to Porto takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in July, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Porto

Tours · Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
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Walking tour
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