15 days in Portugal Itinerary

15 days in Portugal Itinerary

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15 days in Portugal Itinerary

Start: Kuwait City
Fly:  11​h 15​min
1
Lisbon
— 4 nights
2
Lagos
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
3
Coimbra
— 2 nights
train:  1​h
4
Porto
— 4 nights
Fly:  10​h
End: Kuwait City

4
nights
Lisbon

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Change things up with a short trip to Quinta da Regaleira in Sintra (about 36 minutes away). There's much more to do: meet the residents at Lisbon Oceanarium, explore the world behind art at Museu Calouste Gulbenkian, tour the water at your own pace with Nosso Tejo, and examine the collection at National Tile Museum.

For other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Lisbon online trip planner .

Kuwait City, Kuwait to Lisbon is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Kuwait City to Lisbon is minus 3 hours. Traveling from Kuwait City in October, you will find days in Lisbon are cooler (28°C), and nights are slightly colder (17°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Lagos.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Tours Museums

Side Trip

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

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Lagos: Praia da Senhora da Rocha (in Porches), Praia Da Rocha (in Praia da Rocha) and Zoomarine Algarve (in Guia). There's much more to do: explore the striking landscape at Ponta da Piedade, don't miss a visit to Lagos Farol da Ponta da Piedade, enjoy the sand and surf at Praia marinha, and head outdoors with Pro Putting Garden.

To find where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Lagos online travel planner .

You can drive from Lisbon to Lagos in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Coimbra.

Things to do in Lagos

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Praia da Marinha, Praia Da Rocha, Zoomarine Algarve, Praia da Senhora da Rocha
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Praia Da Rocha ©
Praia Da Rocha
Ponta Da Piedale ©
Ponta Da Piedale
Zoomarine Algarve ©
Zoomarine Algarve

2
nights
Coimbra

Coimbra ©
The university town of Coimbra exudes modern flair while embracing its roots as the medieval capital of Portugal.
On the 18th (Thu), take in nature's colorful creations at Jardim Botanico, then enjoy the scholastic atmosphere at University of Coimbra, then don't miss a visit to Universidade de Coimbra Alta & Sofia, and finally get lost in a book at Biblioteca Joanina - Universidade de Coimbra. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, steep yourself in history at Igreja e Mosteiro da Santa Cruz, then steep yourself in history at Portugal dos Pequenitos, then admire the striking features of Mosteiro de Santa Clara-a-Velha, and finally make a trip to Praca do Comercio.

To see where to stay, maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Coimbra trip itinerary maker website .

You can drive from Lagos to Coimbra in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Lagos in October, Coimbra is little chillier at night with lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Porto.

Things to do in Coimbra

Historic Sites Fun & Games Parks
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Igreja e Mosteiro da Santa Cruz ©
Igreja e Mosteiro da Santa Cruz
Jardim Botanico ©
Jardim Botanico
Praca do Comercio ©
Praca do Comercio

4
nights
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.
Dedicate the 22nd (Mon) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's lots more to do: snap pictures at Ponte de Dom Luis I, don't miss a visit to Livraria Lello, contemplate the waterfront views at Rio Douro, and admire the masterpieces at Museu Serralves.

For reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Porto attractions planning tool .

Traveling by train from Coimbra to Porto takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Porto

Tours Parks Museums
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Ponte de Dom Luis I ©
Ponte de Dom Luis I
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral) ©
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral)

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