60 days in Central Portugal Itinerary

60 days in Central Portugal Itinerary

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60 days in Central Portugal Itinerary

Start: Halifax
Fly:  13​h 30​min
1
Lisbon
— 15 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Nazare
— 15 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Coimbra
— 15 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Sabugal
— 13 nights
Drive + Fly:  17​h 45​min
End: Halifax

15
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 these side-trips from Lisbon: Sintra (Palacio Nacional de Sintra, Quinta da Regaleira, & more). There's still lots to do: get to know the fascinating history of Belém Tower, make a trip to Praca do Comercio (Terreiro do Paco), take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, and observe the fascinating underwater world at Lisbon Oceanarium.

For more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Lisbon holiday app .

Halifax, Canada to Lisbon is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Halifax to Lisbon is 4 hours. Traveling from Halifax in March, expect Lisbon to be much hotter, temps between 20°C and 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can go by car to Nazare.

Things to do in Lisbon

Tours Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Sintra, National Palace of Queluz
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Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos

15
nights
Nazare

Nazare ©
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. Venture out of the city with trips to Museu da Ceramica (in Caldas da Rainha), Leiria (Cortem Winery, Room Escape Games, & more) and Obidos (Praia d'el Rey Golf Course, Royal Obidos Golf Course, & more). There's much more to do: get great views at Monte de Sao Bartolomeu, get lost in a book at Municipal Library of Nazareth, make a trip to O Sitio, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of Nossa Senhora da Nazaré.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Nazare planner .

Traveling by car from Lisbon to Nazare takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In March, daytime highs in Nazare are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to go by car to Coimbra.

Things to do in Nazare

Outdoors Historic Sites Golf

Side Trips

Obidos, Alcobaca, Leiria, Batalha, Bombarral
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Praia do Norte ©
Praia do Norte
Obidos Village ©
Obidos Village
Castelo de Óbidos ©
Castelo de Óbidos

15
nights
Coimbra

Coimbra ©
The university town of Coimbra exudes modern flair while embracing its roots as the medieval capital of Portugal.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Coimbra: Miradouro De Penacova (in Penacova), Praia Fluvial do Malhadal (in Proenca-a-Nova) and Praia Fluvial do Agroal (in Ourem). The adventure continues: admire the natural beauty at Jardim Botanico, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, don't miss a visit to Praca do Comercio, and contemplate the long history of Igreja e Mosteiro da Santa Cruz.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Coimbra day trip tool .

Getting from Nazare to Coimbra by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In April, daily temperatures in Coimbra can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel to Sabugal.

Things to do in Coimbra

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Moinho da Nascente de Anca, Miradouro De Penacova, Praia Fluvial do Malhadal, Praia Fluvial do Agroal, Anca Fountain
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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

13
nights
Sabugal

Sabugal ©
Sabugal is a city and a municipality in the District of Guarda in Portugal. Explore Sabugal's surroundings by going to Almeida (Castelo de Castelo Mendo, Museo Historico-Militar de Almeida, & more), Castelo de Pinhel (in Pinhel) and Vilar Formoso (Fronteira da Paz, Primer sabado de mes GRAN Mercado, & more). There's much more to do: wander the streets of Castle Sortelha, explore the historical opulence of Castelo de Sortelha, tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia Fluvial Rapoula do Coa, and steep yourself in history at Castelo de Alfaiates.

For reviews, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Sabugal online tour itinerary maker .

Drive from Coimbra to Sabugal in 2.5 hours. You'll set off for home on the 29th (Thu).

Things to do in Sabugal

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Vilar Formoso, Almeida, Castelo de Pinhel, Praia Fluvial Rapoula do Coa
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Sabugal Castle ©
Sabugal Castle
Castelo de Sortelha ©
Castelo de Sortelha
Castelo de Pinhel ©
Castelo de Pinhel

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