Porto and Lisbon: the former capital and present capital of Portugal

Portugal is a country for those who love a measured and leisurely lifestyle. For those who appreciate tradition and are not stingy with comfort. The two main Portuguese cities of Porto and Lisbon deserve special attention. Despite the devastating earthquake of the 18th century, Lisbon, as the current capital of the country, can still surprise with its architectural monuments, which remind of the most interesting past of the city. Porto, the former capital, is one of the oldest cities in Europe. Porto is said to be a separate cultural stronghold of Portugal with its rich history and diverse architecture. The first step in getting to know Portugal is to start with these two cities, which play a huge role in the cultural heritage of the Portuguese.

Porto and Lisbon: the former capital and present capital of Portugal

7 days itinerary by Nataliya Kharlanova - Museums and Culture - Car, 3 Hotels

Road Trip Categories: Museums and Culture

Day 1



Visiting: Lisbon

Day 2



Visiting: Lisbon, Almada

Day 3



Visiting: Porto, Lisbon, Coimbra, Condeixa-a-Nova

Day 4



Visiting: Porto

Day 5



Visiting: Porto, Lisbon, Leiria

Day 6



Visiting: Lisbon

Day 7



Visiting: Lisbon