28 days in Portugal, Paris & London Itinerary

28 days in Portugal, Paris & London Itinerary

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1
Lisbon, Portugal
— 8 nights
2
Porto, Portugal
— 5 nights
3
Paris, France
— 7 nights
4
London, United Kingdom
— 5 nights

8
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Alfama and Belém Tower. Step out of the city life by going to Praia da ursa and Miguel Mourao Ocean Skipper. Go for a jaunt from Lisbon to Sintra to see Park and National Palace of Pena about 44 minutes away. There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Museu Calouste Gulbenkian, take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, tour the water at your own pace with Lisbon by Boat, and wander the streets of Rossio Square.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Lisbon journey site.

Sao Luis, Brazil to Lisbon is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Brasilia Standard Time to Western European Standard Time, which is usually a 3 hour difference. Traveling from Sao Luis in December, things will get colder in Lisbon: highs are around 18°C and lows about 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel to Porto.

Things to do in Lisbon

Shopping · Outdoors · Transportation

Side Trips

Sintra, Miguel Mourao Ocean Skipper
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Museu Calouste Gulbenkian ©
Museu Calouste Gulbenkian
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower

5
nights
Porto, Portugal

Porto ©
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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Palacio da Bolsa and Mercado do Bolhao. Get in touch with nature at Douro River and Praia da Luz. When in Porto, make a side trip to see University of Coimbra in Coimbra, approximately Coimbra away. There's lots more to do: take in the views from Ponte de Dom Luis I, stop by Aramarte Acessorios, take in the spiritual surroundings of Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral), and explore the world behind art at Museu Serralves.

To find reviews, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Porto vacation maker site.

You can fly from Lisbon to Porto in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In December, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Porto

Parks · Shopping · Museums

Side Trips

Vila Nova de Gaia, University of Coimbra
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Douro River ©
Douro River
Palacio da Bolsa ©
Palacio da Bolsa
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral) ©
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral)

7
nights
Paris, France

Paris ©
A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Louvre Museum and Champs-Elysees are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Attractions like Musee d'Orsay and Le Marais make great kid-friendly stops. Go for a jaunt from Paris to Versailles to see Palace of Versailles about 48 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: visit Île de la Cité, pause for some photo ops at Arc de Triomphe, contemplate the waterfront views at Seine River, and steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower.

To find ratings, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Paris trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Porto to Paris takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Porto to Paris is 1 hour. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Porto in January, with highs in Paris at 8°C and lows at 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to London.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

5
nights
London, United Kingdom

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Get outdoors at Feldon Valley and Speed Boats Tours. Natural History Museum and The British Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Take a break from London with a short trip to Cotswolds Distillery in Stourton, about 2h 15 min away. The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, make a trip to Big Ben, brush up on your military savvy at Churchill War Rooms, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Camden Market.

To see maps, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our London trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by train from Paris to London takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time is minus 1 hour. In January, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cotswolds Distillery, Feldon Valley
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The British Museum ©
The British Museum
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum

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