16 days in Portugal Itinerary

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Lisbon
— 3 nights
Drive
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Mafra
— 2 nights
Drive
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Obidos
— 3 nights
Drive
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Nazare
— 3 nights
Drive
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Tomar
— 2 nights
Drive
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Evora
— 2 nights
Drive
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Lisbon
— 1 day

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Lisbon — 3 nights

City of Seven Hills

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Step out of Lisbon to go to Sintra and see Quinta da Regaleira, which is approximately 36 minutes away. The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Castelo de S. Jorge, take a stroll through Alfama, appreciate the history behind Padrao dos Descobrimentos, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Lisbon online day trip planner.

If you are flying in from Kuwait, the closest major aiport is Humberto Delgado Airport (Lisbon Portela Airport). In February, daily temperatures in Lisbon can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can go by car to Mafra.
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Mafra — 2 nights

Kick off your visit on the 16th (Thu): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Jardim do Cerco, then pause for some photo ops at Palacio Nacional de Mafra, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Capela de Nossa Senhora da Boa Viagem, and finally kick back and relax at Praia dos Pescadores. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Praia da ursa, stroll around Parque e Palacio de Monserrate, and then visit Other.

To find maps, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read our Mafra trip site.

Getting from Lisbon to Mafra by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can go by car to Obidos.
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Obidos — 3 nights

Wedding Present Town

Striking views of the Estremadura area and a famous medieval castle gave Obidos the name of Wedding Present Town.
Obidos is known for sightseeing, historic sites, and golf. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Bacalhoa Buddha Eden, admire the local landmark of Chafariz das Cinco Bicas, tour the pleasant surroundings at Baleal Beach, and don't miss a visit to Porta da Senhora da Piedade (Porta da Vila).

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Traveling by car from Mafra to Obidos takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In February, daytime highs in Obidos are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can go by car to Nazare.
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Nazare — 3 nights

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 Castelo de Leiria (in Leiria) and Batalha (Casa Trovao, Capelas Imperfeitas, &more). There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monastery of Alcobaca, visit a coastal fixture at Farol de Nazare, get great views at Miradouro do Suberco, and pause for some serene contemplation at Ermida da Memoria.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Nazare trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Obidos to Nazare takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to drive to Tomar.
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Tomar — 2 nights

Tomar, also known in English as Thomar, is a city and a municipality in Santarém District in Portugal. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja de Sao Joao Baptista, pause for some photo ops at Estatua de D. Gualdim Pais, explore the historical opulence of Castelo de Tomar, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Convento de Cristo, and finally steep yourself in history at Aqueduto dos Pegoes. Keep things going the next day: take in the dramatic natural features at Grutas de Mira de Aire, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica de Nossa Senhora do Rosario de Fatima, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Capela Das Aparicoes.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Tomar journey builder site.

Traveling by car from Nazare to Tomar takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In February, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Evora.
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Evora — 2 nights

The city of Evora functions as a museum of Roman origins and medieval times.
On the 26th (Sun), make a trip to Urban and Traditional Center of Monsaraz, then explore the historical opulence of Monsaraz Castle and Walls, and then don't miss a visit to Muralhas de Evora. On the 27th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Fountain Giraldo Square, pause for some serene contemplation at Capela dos Ossos, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Historico de Evora, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Templo Romano de Evora (Templo de Diana), and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sao Joao Evangelista Church (Evora).

To see where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Evora holiday builder site.

Drive from Tomar to Evora in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In February, daily temperatures in Evora can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Lisbon.
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Lisbon — 1 day

City of Seven Hills

On the 28th (Tue), indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Lisbon trip planner.

Drive from Evora to Lisbon in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.
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Highlights from your trip

Portugal travel guide

4.2
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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Leiria District travel guide

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Landmarks · Sacred & Religious Sites · Beaches
Although most visitors flock to its pleasant Atlantic coastline, Leiria District also features a hilly countryside peppered with quiet towns, luxuriant vineyards, and thick oak forests. The district's namesake capital city, situated at the confluence of two major rivers, attracts history and architecture buffs with its hilltop castle and majestic Romanesque cathedral. If you wish to combine sightseeing with a few active pursuits, use the district capital as your base and divide your time among the region's beaches and fishing villages, which preserve their traditional way of life and happily evade the worst aspects of commercial tourism.
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