11 days in Portugal Itinerary

11 days in Portugal Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Tavira
— 3 nights
2
Lagos
— 3 nights
3
Lisbon
— 4 nights

3
nights
Tavira

Tavira ©
Tavira has succeeded at escaping the flood of tourism that has affected other coastal Portuguese towns over the years.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Cabanas de Tavira Beach and Garrao Nascente Beach. Escape the urban bustle at Praia do Barril and Ria Formosa. Take a break from Tavira with a short trip to Caramelo Beach Club in Vila Real de Santo Antonio, about 38 minutes away. There's more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia Verde and enjoy the sand and surf at Praia de Monte Gordo.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Tavira trip maker website.

Krakow, Poland to Tavira is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also fly; or drive. Traveling from Krakow to Tavira, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Krakow in July, with highs in Tavira at 34°C and lows at 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to drive to Lagos.

Things to do in Tavira

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Caramelo Beach Club, Praia Verde, Garrao Nascente Beach, Praia de Monte Gordo, Ria Formosa
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Cabanas de Tavira Beach ©
Cabanas de Tavira Beach
Ria Formosa ©
Ria Formosa
Caramelo Beach Club ©
Caramelo Beach Club

3
nights
Lagos

Lagos ©
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.
Visit Praia Da Rocha and Praia da Marinha for some beach relaxation. Escape the urban bustle at Falesia Beach and Ponta da Piedade. Venture out of the city with trips to Carvalho Beach (in Carvoeiro), Carrapateira (Bordeira Beach & Amado Beach) and Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Albufeira). The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Praia da Cordoama.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Lagos travel route builder.

Traveling by car from Tavira to Lagos takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In July in Lagos, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 23°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to go by car to Lisbon.

Things to do in Lagos

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Carrapateira, Albufeira, Carvalho Beach, Praia da Marinha, Praia da Cordoama
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Praia Da Rocha ©
Praia Da Rocha
Falesia  Beach ©
Falesia Beach
Praia da Marinha ©
Praia da Marinha

4
nights
Lisbon

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
You'll get in some beach time at Praia da ursa and Praia da Nazare. Change things up with these side-trips from Lisbon: Sintra (Quinta da Regaleira & Câmara Municipal). There's still lots to do: explore the historical opulence of Castelo de S. Jorge, don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, wander the streets of Alfama, and observe the fascinating underwater world at Lisbon Oceanarium.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Lisbon route planner.

You can drive from Lagos to Lisbon in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Lagos in July, expect slightly colder with lows of 20°C in Lisbon. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Lisbon

Outdoors · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Sintra, Praia da Nazare
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Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium
Alfama ©
Alfama
Praia da Nazare ©
Praia da Nazare

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