8 days in Lisbon & Faro Itinerary

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Lisbon
— 4 nights
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Faro
— 3 nights

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Lisbon — 4 nights

City of Seven Hills

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
You've now added Capela dos Ossos to your itinerary. Mosteiro dos Jeronimos and Castelo de S. Jorge will appeal to history buffs. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Quinta da Regaleira and Park and National Palace of Pena. Change things up with these side-trips from Lisbon: Evora (In Acqua Veritas & Garcia de Resende Theater (Evora)). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, take in the views from Ponte 25 de Abril, visit a coastal fixture at Pontal de Cacilhas, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Lisbon Oceanarium.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Lisbon trip maker website.

If you are flying in from Singapore, the closest major aiport is Humberto Delgado Airport (Lisbon Portela Airport). In December, daytime highs in Lisbon are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) to allow enough time to fly to Faro.
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Faro — 3 nights

Portuguese Venice

The most well-known city in the Algarve, Faro boasts a cliffside location with popular beaches and a thriving cultural scene.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Faro Cathedral and Paroquia de Sao Pedro. Old Town Faro and Igreja de Sao Lourenco de Almancil are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Take a break from Faro with a short trip to Ilha da Culatra in Olhao, about 1h 5 min away. It doesn't end there: get outside with Outdoor Activities and take in the waterfront activity at Marina de Vilamoura.

For ratings, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our Faro trip builder website.

You can fly from Lisbon to Faro in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. December in Faro sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 11°C at night.
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