3 days in Tavira, Lagos & Portimao Itinerary

3 days in Tavira, Lagos & Portimao Itinerary

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Tavira
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Lagos
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Portimao
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Tavira

Tavira ©
Tavira has succeeded at escaping the flood of tourism that has affected other coastal Portuguese towns over the years.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja de Sao Pedro Goncalves Telmo, take some stellar pictures from Castelo de Tavira, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Maria do Castelo Church, then kick back and relax at Praia do Barril, and finally step off the mainland to explore Tavira Island.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Tavira travel itinerary planner.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Tavira. In August, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can drive to Lagos.

Things to do in Tavira

Parks · Historic Sites · Beaches · Nature
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Island
Tavira Island
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Lagos

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Jewel of the Algarve

The allure of the beaches and the town's historical center draw visitors to Lagos, a coastal destination in the Barlavento region of the Algarve.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): steep yourself in history at Antigo Mercado de Escravos, pause for some photo ops at Statue of Infante Dom Henrique, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Anthony, then kick back and relax at Praia do Camilo, then explore the striking landscape at Ponta da Piedade, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Praia Dona Ana.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Lagos holiday site.

You can drive from Tavira to Lagos in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in August, and nighttime lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to drive to Portimao.

Things to do in Lagos

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Historic Sites

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Ponta da Piedade
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Praia Dona Ana
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Portimao

Portimao ©
Originally a small fishing village, Portimão today serves as one of the most populated towns in the Algarve and also a favorite spot for sailing.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): gear up at Radicaline.

To find maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Portimao road trip planning app.

You can drive from Lagos to Portimao in an hour. Other options are to drive; or take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in August, and nighttime lows around 23°C.

Things to do in Portimao

Beaches · Adventure · Outdoors · Tours
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Waterskiing / Jetskiiing
Radicaline
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