10-Day Portugal road trip from Lisbon to Coimbra, Porto, Leiria District, and Caldas da Rainha

Photo of Lisbon, Portugal skyline at Sao Jorge Castle.
Perfect travel plans
Everything included
Fully customizable

Description

Summary

Duration
10 days & 9 nights
Available
Jan. - Dec.
Hotel
9 nights included
Car rental
10 days included
Flights
Optional
Travel app
All vouchers, itinerary, & map

Description

Have the adventure of a lifetime with this 10-day road trip through Portugal.

This incredible self-drive vacation package will take you through the best destinations in Portugal. With this perfectly planned travel package, you will stay 4 nights in Lisbon, 1 night in Coimbra, 2 nights in Porto, 1 night in Leiria, and 1 night in Caldas da Rainha, experiencing the ultimate road trip in Portugal. Your road trip will enable you to discover the country's most popular attractions and restaurants in Lisbon, Belém, Misericórdia, Alcântara, São Vicente, Parque das Nações, Coimbra, Porto, Lordelo do Ouro e Massarelos, Aldoar, Foz do Douro e Nevogilde, Santa Marinha e São Pedro da Afurada, Leiria, Caldas da Rainha, and Colares. We'll help you experience the best 10 days in Portugal you can imagine so you can leave happy and inspired.

Upon arriving in Lisbon, you'll collect the rental vehicle of your choice. From there, you'll be off to discover some of the most popular attractions in Portugal, including the stunning Praça do Comércio and Belém Tower.

You'll have an extensive selection of accommodations to choose from throughout your road trip. We have handpicked the best hotels and places to stay across the country, catering to all budgets. Whether you're in the mood for luxurious five-star hotels or cozy, budget-friendly accommodations, we've got you covered.

Your road trip will bring you close to the best attractions and most incredible sights in Portugal. From the magnificent Castelo de S. Jorge to the breathtaking Lisbon Oceanarium and Luís I Bridge, your journey will take you on a thrilling adventure through some of the most iconic travel destinations in the country. Your discovery doesn't end there. Make sure to marvel at the remarkable Sanctuary of Fátima and learn more about the unique National Palace of Pena to truly immerse yourself in the local culture. As you hit the open road and drive through Lisbon, Belém, Misericórdia, Alcântara, São Vicente, Parque das Nações, Coimbra, Porto, Lordelo do Ouro e Massarelos, Aldoar, Foz do Douro e Nevogilde, Santa Marinha e São Pedro da Afurada, Leiria, Caldas da Rainha, and Colares, you'll also have plenty of opportunities to uncover hidden gems and experience the authentic charm of Portugal. Whether you're exploring enchanting small towns, discovering scenic routes, or indulging in local cuisine, there's always something new and exciting to experience in Portugal.

Add tours and tickets to each day of your trip to make the most of your time in Portugal. You'll have the opportunity to choose from the best tours and activities that your travel destinations have to offer, meaning you'll never have a boring moment on your road trip through Portugal.

Your travel plan itinerary also gives you multiple opportunities to look for souvenirs to memorialize your road trip in Portugal.

You'll return home having experienced the very best of everything Portugal has to offer. Each twist and turn of the journey adds a unique charm to your travel tales.

You can customize each day of your road trip vacation itinerary with flexible trip planning before and after booking. Enjoy the benefits of exploring all these great attractions at your own speed.

Your travel plan includes everything you need to experience the best of Portugal. You'll be booked at the best hotels for 9 nights, with plenty of top-rated breakfast and restaurant options nearby. We'll provide you with the best car rental for 9 days during your self-drive road trip, including CDW insurance.

You'll have access to 24/7 travel support, a personal travel agent, and a step-by-step guide via our flexible mobile app. You can choose and add your flight preferences as needed. Make your vacation in Portugal extra special by adding tours and tickets to each day of your itinerary.

The best services in Portugal fill up quickly, so book your spot early. Select a date and start planning your self-drive road trip in Portugal today!

Read more

Included

Hotel, 9 nights
Rental car, 10 days
CDW Insurance
Step-by-step guide
Personal travel agent
24/7 travel support

Destinations

Photo of Lisbon City Skyline with Sao Jorge Castle and the Tagus River, Portugal.Lisbon / 4 nights
Braga - city in PortugalBraga
Leiria - city in PortugalLeiria / 1 night
Photo of monumental ensemble of the sanctuary and the basilica of our lady of Fatima, Portugal.Ourém
Almada - city in PortugalAlmada
Coimbra - region in PortugalCoimbra / 1 night
Vila Nova de Gaia - city in PortugalVila Nova de Gaia
Porto, Portugal old town ribeira aerial promenade view with colorful houses, Douro river and boats.Porto / 2 nights
Agualva-Cacém
Caldas da Rainha - city in PortugalCaldas da Rainha / 1 night

Map

Attractions

Photo of the Sanctuary of Fatima on a beautiful summer day, Portugal.Sanctuary of Fátima
Photo of famous arch at the Praca do Comercio, Lisbon, Portugal.Praça do Comércio
Photo of the Belem tower at the bank of Tejo River in Lisbon ,Portugal.Belém Tower
Photo of the big Lisbon oceanarium (aka Oceanario de Lisboa) building on pier in an artificial lagoon at Tagus river, Portugal.Lisbon Oceanarium
Luís I Bridge, Sé, Cedofeita, Santo Ildefonso, Sé, Miragaia, São Nicolau e Vitória, Porto, Área Metropolitana do Porto, North, PortugalLuís I Bridge
Castelo de S. Jorge, Santa Maria Maior, Lisbon, Grande Lisboa, Área Metropolitana de Lisboa, PortugalCastelo de S Jorge
Park and National Palace of Pena, São Pedro de Penaferrim, Sintra, Lisbon, Grande Lisboa, Área Metropolitana de Lisboa, PortugalPark and National Palace of Pena
Photo of Palace Quinta da Regaleira in Sintra, landmarks of Portugal.Quinta da Regaleira
Photo of Lighthouse at Cabo da Roca in Portugal.Cabo da Roca
Photo of Time Out Market Lisboa with a big wall clock and an arch, Portugal.Time Out Market Lisboa
Photo of Padrao dos Descobrimentos (Monument to the Discoveries), Lisbon, Portugal.Padrão dos Descobrimentos
LxFactoryLxFactory
Photo of the Jeronimos Monastery or Hieronymites Monastery is located in Lisbon, Portugal.Jerónimos Monastery
Santa Justa LiftSanta Justa Lift
Sintra-Cascais Natural Park, Colares, Sintra, Lisbon, Grande Lisboa, Área Metropolitana de Lisboa, PortugalSintra-Cascais Natural Park
Photo of Jardins do Palacio de Cristal, Porto, Portugal.Gardens of the Palácio de Cristal
Photo of Stone masonry Castle of Obidos and wall ruins or Castelo de Óbidos is a well-preserved medieval castle located in the civil parish of Santa Maria, Portugal.Castle of Óbidos
Photo of Sanctuary of Christ the King in Lisbon, Portugal.Sanctuary of Christ the King
Photo of wonderful romantic afternoon aerial landscape coastline of Nazare beach riviera (Praia da Nazare) with cityscape of Nazare town ,Portugal.Nazaré beach
Photo of view of Lisbon famous view from Miradouro de Santa Luzia tourist viewpoint over Alfama old city district at night with cruise liner. Lisbon, Portugal.Miradouro de Santa Luzia
Photo of view of the church of Bom Jesus do Monte in Braga famous for sculpture decorated staircase leading to it, Portugal.Bom Jesus do Monte
Photo of Porto Cathedral. Portugal. Beautiful morning view of the famous cathedral in Porto. Camino de Santiago. Pillory of Porto.Porto Cathedral
Photo of Parque da Cidade do Porto, Portugal, city Park is the largest city park in this city.Parque da Cidade do Porto
Aerial view of Jardim do Morro, a little public park, in Avenida da Republica from Serra do Pilar at Vila Nova de Gaia, Porto in Portugal. Picturesque urban cityscape at sunset light.Jardim do Morro
Photo of the magnificent Batalha Monastery, an original example of late Gothic architecture ,Portugal.Batalha Monastery
Landscaped terrace of viewpoint de São Pedro de Alcântara with panoramic views of Lisbon.Jardim de São Pedro de Alcântara
Photo of view of Lisbon famous view from Miradouro da Senhora do Monte tourist viewpoint of Alfama and Mauraria old city district at sunset, Portugal.Miradouro da Senhora do Monte
Miradouro do Suberco, Nazaré, Leiria, West, Centro, PortugalMiradouro do Suberco
Photo of Casa da Música, Porto ,Portugal.Casa da Música
PHOTO OF Clérigos Tower, Porto, Portugal.Torre dos Clérigos
Photo of Paco das Escolas, University, UNESCO World Heritage, Coimbra (Portugal).Paço das Escolas
Initiation Well, São Martinho, Sintra, Lisbon, Grande Lisboa, Área Metropolitana de Lisboa, PortugalInitiation Well
Basilica of the Most Holy Trinity, Fátima, Ourém, Santarém, Médio Tejo, Centro, PortugalBasilica of the Most Holy Trinity
She changes as Rotunda da Anémona , designed by artist Janet Echelman in Northern , porto Portugal.She Changes
Park Paz, Almada, Feijó, Laranjeiro e Feijó, Setúbal, Setúbal Peninsula, Área Metropolitana de Lisboa, PortugalPark Paz
Photo of Parque de Serralves,Porto,Portugal.Parque de Serralves
Photo of The Sanctuary of Our Lady Sameira / Marian Shrine and large steps / The sanctuary of Our Lady Sameiro is a sanctuary and marian shrine of Braga, Portugal.Sameiro Sanctuary
Ageas Porto Coliseum
Jardim Luís de Camões, Leiria, Leiria, Pousos, Barreira e Cortes, Pinhal Litoral, Centro, PortugalJardim Luís de Camões
west facade of old romanesque cathedral in Coimbra.Old Cathedral of Coimbra

Flights
Yes
No

Round trip
Economy
Round trip
Economy

Travel details

Flights

Round trip
Economy
Round trip
Economy
Travel dates

Include flights?

Yes
No

Travelers

Rooms

Flights

Car
Yes
No

Car

Small car

Small car

Category
small car
Transmission
People
Large bags
Medium car

Medium car

Category
Medium
Transmission
People
Large bags
Premium car

Premium car

Category
premium car
Transmission
People
Large bags

Hotels

Personalize your itinerary

Day 1

Day 1 – Lisbon - arrival day

  • Lisbon - Arrival day
  • More
  • Praça do Comércio
  • More

Your road trip adventure in Portugal begins as soon as you reach the incredible city of Lisbon. You’ll stay in Lisbon for 4 nights, experiencing all the best things to do and see in the city.

Lisbon has many popular destinations you can explore. You could visit attractions like the incredible Praça do Comércio. This attraction is a square and has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 108,290 visitors.

When you're done sightseeing for the day, you'll check in at one of the best hotels or places to stay in the city. Your stay promises to be a delightful continuation of your exploration, providing comfort and tranquility to recharge for the adventures that lie ahead.

When you’re ready for dinner, we recommend you try one of the best restaurants in the city of Lisbon, daPrata52 - Petiscos ¦ Tapas. The restaurant is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,470 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Lisbon is Alma. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 1,033 customers.

Locals recommend Lisboa Tu e Eu 2 as one of the best restaurants in the city of Lisbon. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,027 customers.

Lisbon also has several great bars that will fit all travel budgets. One of the best bars in the city of Lisbon is Delirium Café Lisboa. This bar has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 3,093 customers.

Another of the best bars in the city of Lisbon is Sacramento do Chiado. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,947 customers.

Locals also enjoy The George. This bar has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,939 customers.

Enjoy toasting the start of your 10-day vacation in Portugal!

Read more

Experiences

Day 2

Day 2 – Belém and Lisbon

  • Lisbon
  • More

Drive 20 km, 1 hour 50 min

  • Castelo de S Jorge
  • Miradouro de Santa Luzia
  • Jerónimos Monastery
  • Padrão dos Descobrimentos
  • Belém Tower
  • More

Day 2 of your road trip will take you to the best attractions Belém has to offer. Cherish the 3 nights you have left in Belém by discovering the best things there are to see and do in the city.

There are plenty of attractions, markets, and restaurants for you to experience today in the city of Belém. Your accommodation will be conveniently located close to several of the best attractions you won't want to miss.

You'll be able to visit more of the best travel destinations in the city of Belém, like the extraordinary Jerónimos Monastery. This attraction is a monastery and has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 48,349 visitors.

Another of the best travel destinations in Belém is the spectacular Padrão dos Descobrimentos. This attraction is a monument and is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 55,676 visitors.

You could then travel to the amazing Belém Tower. This fort has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 91,872 visitors.

This is a popular destination among visitors in Belém.

Your discovery of Belém does not have to stop there. Check out the fantastic selection of tours and tickets offered in Belém on this day of your trip.

After a long day of exploring some of the most popular attractions in Portugal, be sure to eat at Nicolau Lisboa, which is considered one of the best restaurants in the city of Lisbon. This restaurant is a local favorite and has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 5,172 customers.

Alternatively, another of the top restaurants in the city of Lisbon is the popular Duque. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,973 customers.

Another great restaurant we recommend in the city of Lisbon is Belcanto. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,203 customers.

When you’ve finished your meal, Delfina-Cantina Portuguesa is one of the best bars in the city of Lisbon for an after-dinner drink. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 662 customers.

Brown's Central Hotel is another of the most popular bars in the city of Lisbon. This bar is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,273 customers.

Alternatively, a great bar that locals enjoy in the city of Lisbon is Lisboa Bar. Lisboa Bar has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 417 customers.

Stopping at one of these popular bars is the perfect way to celebrate another incredible day in the magical city of Lisbon!

Read more

Experiences

Day 3

Day 3 – Alcántara, São Vicente, and Lisbon

  • Lisbon
  • More

Drive 32 km, 1 hour 47 min

  • LxFactory
  • Time Out Market Lisboa
  • Jardim de São Pedro de Alcântara
  • Miradouro da Senhora do Monte
  • Lisbon Oceanarium
  • More

Take the opportunity to experience more of the best attractions and activities in the city.

One of the best travel destinations you can travel to is the stunning Time Out Market Lisboa. This has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 59,217 visitors.

You could also spend some time visiting the spectacular Jardim de São Pedro de Alcântara. This attraction is a park and is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 26,580 visitors.

Today you’ll also have the opportunity to take part in a popular tour. Choose among the best tours before or after booking.

The restaurant has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,334 customers.

This restaurant is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 807 customers.

This restaurant has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 678 customers.

This bar has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 305 customers.

Read more

Experiences

Day 4

Day 4 – Almada, Feijó, Fátima, and Coimbra

  • Ourém
  • Almada
  • Coimbra
  • More

Drive 240 km, 2 hours 58 min

  • Park Paz
  • Sanctuary of Christ the King
  • Sanctuary of Fátima
  • Basilica of the Most Holy Trinity
  • More

Day 4 of your road trip will take you to the city of Almada and the city of Feijó. You’ll stay in Coimbra for 1 night.

One of the best places to explore in the city of Almada today is Park Paz. This excellent attraction is a park that has been rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 10,019 visitors.

We also recommend you visit the amazing Sanctuary of Christ the King, an outstanding colossal statue of jesus, in the city of Almada. Around 34,961 travelers rated this attraction with 4.6 out of 5 stars.

To experience the local culture, see more of Portugal, and meet new people at the same time, we highly recommend you go on a tour. You’ll find many top-rated and popular tours in the city, offering unique experiences that will inspire you. On this tour, you can go on an epic adventure to some of the best places to visit in Portugal. You also get to admire popular places of interest.

You’ll have your choice of the best hotels and places to stay in the city of Coimbra.

After a long day of traveling and sightseeing, we recommend you try one of the best restaurants in the city of Coimbra, Solar do Bacalhau. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 3,661 customers.

Locals recommend Restaurante Zé Manel dos Ossos as one of the best restaurants in the city of Coimbra. Restaurante Zé Manel dos Ossos is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 2,272 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Coimbra is Restaurante Il Tartufo. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 2,071 customers.

After dinner, visit one of the top bars in the city of Coimbra, Dux Taberna Urbana. This popular bar is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,797 customers.

You could also relax with a drink at a popular bar like The Murphy's Irish Pub. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,937 customers.

A Cozinha da Maria is a popular bar that locals recommend in the city of Coimbra. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,053 customers.

Be sure to celebrate another day of your incredible road trip adventure through Portugal with a toast!

Read more

Experiences

Day 5

Day 5 – Tenões, Espinho, and Porto

  • Braga
  • Coimbra
  • Porto
  • More

Drive 243 km, 3 hours 15 min

  • Old Cathedral of Coimbra
  • Paço das Escolas
  • Bom Jesus do Monte
  • Sameiro Sanctuary
  • More

Rise and shine on day 5 of your road trip in Portugal. Today, you'll wake up in Coimbra and embark on a scenic drive to Porto, where you'll stay at one of the best hotels for 2 nights. Seize the opportunity to explore spectacular attractions in Coimbra before you reach your end destination for the day.

It’s hard not to feel excited about visiting attractions in a destination as lovely as Coimbra. When you’re eager to explore the city and nearby areas, we recommend visiting some local favorites, such as the wonderful Old Cathedral of Coimbra. This attraction is a cathedral that has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 3,894 visitors.

You could also stop at the incredible Paços da Universidade ou Paços das Escolas. This attraction, a beloved palace, has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 16,616 visitors.

One of the most popular attractions you can visit is the remarkable Bom Jesus do Monte. This attraction is a minor basilica that has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars from 28,953 visitors.

We recommend you end the day with a dinner at a popular restaurant near your accommodation, like Nata Lisboa. This restaurant offers various delicious and comforting meals and has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 5,037 customers.

Locals also recommend Tapabento S. Bento, another of the best restaurants in Porto. Tapabento S. Bento is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 3,413 customers.

If you feel like having something else, check out the menu at Muu Steakhouse. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.9 out of 5 stars by 1,431 customers and is a great place to enjoy a lovely meal.

After dinner, visit Brasão Aliados to enjoy a couple of drinks and relax. This bar is one of the best in Porto, with an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 7,812 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar like Base Porto. This bar is a great spot to meet new friends and celebrate your vacation. Base Porto has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 3,621 customers.

Aduela is another bar locals often recommend. This bar offers a great variety of snacks and drinks and is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 2,570 customers.

End your day by raising your glass in celebration of your incredible road trip adventure in Portugal, and look forward to more great days to come!

Read more

Experiences

Day 6

Day 6 – Porto

  • Porto
  • More

Drive 22 km, 1 hour 22 min

  • Gardens of the Palácio de Cristal
  • Casa da Música
  • Parque de Serralves
  • She Changes
  • Parque da Cidade do Porto
  • More

This hotel has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 4,955 guests.

The hotel is rated an average of 4.1 out of 5 stars by 4,125 guests.

This 3-star hotel has an average rating of 4.2 out of 5 stars by 4,354 guests.

Our flexible booking system will automatically provide you with the best alternatives if these hotels are not available.

You'll have easy access to popular travel destinations like the outstanding Gardens of the Palácio de Cristal. This attraction has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 39,364 visitors.

Parque de Serralves is another popular attraction you could visit. This incredible attraction is a park and has been rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 9,971 visitors.

This excellent restaurant has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 1,325 customers.

This restaurant is rated an average of 4.9 out of 5 stars by 574 customers.

The restaurant has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 3,633 customers.

This bar is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 2,088 customers.

This bar has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,654 customers.

This bar is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,234 customers.

It's a perfect place to relax and enjoy another amazing evening in Portugal.

Read more

Experiences

Day 7

Day 7 – Leiria District

  • Vila Nova de Gaia
  • Porto
  • Leiria
  • More

Drive 179 km, 2 hours 28 min

  • Ageas Porto Coliseum
  • Torre dos Clérigos
  • Porto Cathedral
  • Luís I Bridge
  • Jardim do Morro
  • More

Day 7 of your road trip through Portugal is your chance to discover two places in one day, the city of Porto and the city of Santa Marinha e São Pedro da Afurada. Get ready to experience some of the most famous attractions in the area!

One of the best places to visit in the city of Porto is the amazing Ageas Porto Coliseum. This attraction is a top-tier point of interest and is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 8,636 visitors.

You could also go sightseeing at the incredible Clerigos tower. This bell tower and travel destination has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 16,727 visitors.

Porto Cathedral is another popular attraction you can explore in the city of Porto. This well-known attraction, a spectacular cathedral, has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from over 28,944 reviews.

Another of the best travel destinations you can visit in the city of Porto is Luís I Bridge. This attraction is an amazing best-rated sightseeing destination and is rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 79,912 visitors.

Joining a top-rated tour in Porto is another excellent way to spend your new day in Portugal. The best tours in this travel destination will take you on an exploration to some of Portugal’s most well-known attractions and best-kept secrets.

With this tour, you’ll set out on a journey to Portugal’s most interesting sights. As you go along this remarkable tour, you’ll also have the unique opportunity to catch a glimpse of Portugal’s scenic spots.

You could then travel to the amazing Jardim do Morro in the city of Santa Marinha e São Pedro da Afurada for some sightseeing. This popular attraction is a park and has been rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 27,309 visitors.

You’ll also have your choice of the best hotels and places to stay in the city of Leiria District.

After a long day of driving and exploring, we recommend you try Restaurante Mata Bicho | Real Taverna, one of the best restaurants in the city of Leiria District. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,622 customers.

Locals also recommend Atlas Leiria as one of the best restaurants in the city of Leiria District. Atlas Leiria is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,106 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Leiria District is Mulligan's Irish Bar. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 928 customers.

After dinner, visit O'sullivan Tavern Pool Club, which is considered one of the best bars in the city of Leiria District. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 906 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar like Chico Lobo. This bar has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 883 customers.

Alternatively, 100 Montaditos | Leiria is one of the best bars that locals recommend in the city of Leiria District. This bar is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,373 customers.

Raise your glass in celebration of your incredible road trip adventure through Portugal!

Read more

Experiences

Day 8

Day 8 – Óbidos, Nazaré, Batalha, and Caldas da Rainha

  • Leiria
  • Caldas da Rainha
  • More

Drive 160 km, 2 hours 41 min

  • Jardim Luís de Camões
  • Batalha Monastery
  • Castle of Óbidos
  • Nazaré beach
  • Miradouro do Suberco
  • More

Day 8 of your road trip will take you to the city of Leiria District and the city of Óbidos. You’ll stay in Caldas da Rainha for 1 night.

One of the best places to explore in the city of Leiria District today is Jardim Luís de Camões. This excellent attraction is a park that has been rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 5,854 visitors.

To experience the local culture, see more of Portugal, and meet new people at the same time, we highly recommend you go on a tour. You’ll find many top-rated and popular tours in the city, offering unique experiences that will inspire you. On this tour, you can go on an epic adventure to some of the best places to visit in Portugal. You also get to admire popular places of interest.

You could then travel to Castle of Óbidos for some unforgettable sightseeing experience in the city of Óbidos. This popular attraction is a castle and is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 34,915 visitors.

You’ll have your choice of the best hotels and places to stay in the city of Caldas da Rainha.

After a long day of traveling and sightseeing, we recommend you try one of the best restaurants in the city of Caldas da Rainha, Sabores d'Itália. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 760 customers.

Locals recommend Maratona as one of the best restaurants in the city of Caldas da Rainha. Maratona is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 2,670 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Caldas da Rainha is Casa Antero. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,142 customers.

After dinner, visit one of the top bars in the city of Caldas da Rainha, Bar 120 - Gin Bar. This popular bar is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 459 customers.

You could also relax with a drink at a popular bar like Taskinha Do B3co. This bar has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 350 customers.

Pateo do Baco is a popular bar that locals recommend in the city of Caldas da Rainha. This bar is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 132 customers.

Be sure to celebrate another day of your incredible road trip adventure through Portugal with a toast!

Read more

Experiences

Day 9

Day 9 – São Pedro de Penaferrim, Sintra, Colares, and Lisbon

  • Agualva-Cacém
  • Lisbon
  • More

Drive 174 km, 3 hours 34 min

  • Quinta da Regaleira
  • Initiation Well
  • Cabo da Roca
  • Sintra-Cascais Natural Park
  • Park and National Palace of Pena
  • More

Rise and shine on day 9 of your road trip in Portugal. Today, you'll wake up in Caldas da Rainha and embark on a scenic drive to Lisbon, where you'll stay at one of the best hotels for 1 night. Seize the opportunity to explore spectacular attractions in Caldas da Rainha and Sintra before you reach your end destination for the day.

It’s hard not to feel excited about visiting attractions in a destination as lovely as Caldas da Rainha. When you’re eager to explore the city and nearby areas, we recommend visiting some local favorites, such as the wonderful National Palace of Pena. This attraction is a museum that has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 86,631 visitors.

Wave goodbye to São Pedro de Penaferrim and continue your journey by car. If you want to break up today’s drive into two, take the opportunity to stop and discover what the city of Sintra has to offer.

One of the most popular attractions you can visit is the remarkable Quinta da Regaleira. This attraction is a museum that has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars from 54,624 visitors.

If you want to explore more, visit the incredible Initiation Well. This best-rated sightseeing destination and attraction has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 16,024 reviews.

When you're done with your sightseeing in Sintra, it's time to continue your drive to the city of Lisbon. When you arrive in Lisbon you’ll check in at one of the best hotels in the area.

We recommend you end the day with a dinner at a popular restaurant near your accommodation, like Trindade. This restaurant offers various delicious and comforting meals and has an average rating of 4.1 out of 5 stars from 6,002 customers.

Locals also recommend Lisbon Tu e Eu, another of the best restaurants in Lisbon. Lisbon Tu e Eu is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 3,086 customers.

This bar is a great spot to meet new friends and celebrate your vacation.

End your day by raising your glass in celebration of your incredible road trip adventure in Portugal, and look forward to more great days to come!

Read more

Experiences

Day 10

Day 10 – Lisbon - departure day

  • Lisbon - Departure day
  • More
  • Santa Justa Lift
  • More

Day 10 of your road trip in Portugal is your departure day. This is your chance to catch one last glimpse of Lisbon before saying goodbye to this wonderful destination. When you have time to explore the area before you make your way home, we recommend visiting some of the following attractions.

Santa Justa Lift is an extraordinary attraction you could visit to enjoy your last day in Lisbon. This best-rated sightseeing destination and popular site of interest has an average rating of 4 out of 5 stars by 48,439 visitors.

Take a stroll along the main shopping streets of Lisbon and find some souvenirs to remind you of your road trip in Portugal.

You’ll then say farewell to Lisbon. We wish you a pleasant journey home, with many wonderful memories of your unforgettable vacation in Portugal!

Read more

Experiences

Similar travel packages

Link to appstore phone
Install Europe’s biggest travel app

Download Europe’s biggest travel marketplace to your phone to manage your entire trip in one place

Scan this QR code with your phone camera and press the link that appears to add Europe’s biggest travel marketplace into your pocket. Enter your phone number or email address to receive an SMS or email with the download link.