16 days in Portugal & Leganes Itinerary

16 days in Portugal & Leganes Itinerary

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Fly to Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport, Drive to Leganes
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Leganes, Spain
— 2 nights
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Drive to Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport, Fly to Francisco de Sá Carneiro Airport, Drive to Braga
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Braga, Portugal
— 5 nights
Drive
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Porto, Portugal
— 5 nights
Drive
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Coimbra, Portugal
— 3 nights
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Leganes, Spain — 2 nights

Leganés is a city in central Spain. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral Santa Maria Magdalena and then pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia San Salvador.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Leganes trip planner.

Stockholm, Sweden to Leganes is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. In May, Leganes is somewhat warmer than Stockholm - with highs of 28°C and lows of 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can go by car to Braga.
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Braga, Portugal — 5 nights

Referred to as the Portuguese Rome for its number churches, Braga represents an old town that today is the country's third-largest city. Situated in northwest Portugal, Braga boasts many narrow pedestrian streets, plazas, and spiritual pilgrimage destinations.
Visit Arco da Porta Nova and Igreja do Bom Jesus da Cruz for their historical value. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Ponte Romana e Medieval and Igreja da Misericordia de Braga. Get out of town with these interesting Braga side-trips: Ponte da Barca (in Geraz do Minho) and Sao Bento da Porta Aberta (in Terras de Bouro). And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja de Santa Cruz, explore the ancient world of Paco dos Condes de Barcelos, and steep yourself in history at Chafariz do Castelo.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Braga trip itinerary builder.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Leganes to Braga. The time zone difference when traveling from Leganes to Braga is minus 1 hour. While traveling from Leganes, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Braga, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Porto.
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Porto, Portugal — 5 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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Church of Santa Clara and Santuario Nossa Senhora dos Remedios. Your inner history buff will appreciate Capela das Almas and Rua das Flores. Change things up with a short trip to Igreja de São Gonçalo in Amarante (about 50 minutes away). The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja do Carmo, take in the spiritual surroundings of Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral), take in the views from Ponte de Dom Luis I, and pause for some photo ops at Monumento Tragedia no Mar.

To see maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Porto trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Braga to Porto takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Porto are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Coimbra.
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Coimbra, Portugal — 3 nights

The university town of Coimbra exudes modern flair while embracing its roots as the medieval capital of Portugal.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Igreja e Mosteiro da Santa Cruz and Capela de Sao Miguel. Popular historic sites such as Museu Monografico de Conimbriga - Museu Nacional and Old Monestary of Santa Clara are in your itinerary. There's much more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja Santiago, steep yourself in history at Sala dos Capelos, explore the ancient world of Museu Monografico de Conimbriga, and admire the striking features of Torre da Universidade de Coimbra.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Coimbra trip itinerary planning tool.

Getting from Porto to Coimbra by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in June, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to fly back home.
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Portugal travel guide

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Landmarks · Castles · Beaches
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.
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