14 Best Things to Do in Portugal

There are several fantastic experiences that can be experienced in our country. Discover 14 of the best things to do in Portugal.

European Best Destinations (EBD) is an international travel authority website that influences many travelers who want to experience the best of Europe.

EBD focuses on the best of European countries. In a recent article, an international site talked about the best experiences (tours, events, etc.) from life in our country.

14 Best Things to Do in Portugal

14 Best Things to Do in Portugal

1 – Take a boat cruise through the Benagil Caves in the Algarve.

The Benagil Sea Caves are located in Carvoeiro, in the municipality of Lagoa. This secret beach, which can only be reached by boat, is home to the Benagil Caves, one of the symbols of the Algarve. A boat cruise through the Benagil Caves is an unforgettable experience. However, tickets must be booked in advance…

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14 Best Things to Do in Portugal

2 – Spend a romantic 3 day stay in Porto

Porto Moments and Porto City View Apartment in particular proved to be the perfect address for an unforgettable stay in Porto. The experience of waking up in a 125 year old building (which has been completely restored) with the best views of the unrivaled city is something completely unforgettable.

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14 Best Things to Do in Portugal

3 – Walk around Lisbon and take a tour of the gourmet world.

The city of Lisbon offers its visitors the best of Portuguese cuisine. There are a few dishes that are a real snack, but even in pastries and desserts there are temptations that are a pleasure. There are also delicious breads, macaroons and other temptations. With a culinary guide you can discover the best wines and the best products of the regional cuisine.

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14 Best Things to Do in Portugal

4 – From Lagos: Boat cruise to Ponta da Piedade in the Algarve.

Lagos is a trendy destination where you can enjoy beautiful beaches, so it can easily attract travelers from all over the world. The small village in the Algarve has a special charm with its many cafes and traditional restaurants that delight adults, as well as a variety of activities that attract both children and adults.

Ponta da Piedade, with its lacy cliffs jutting out of the sea, is one of the greatest treasures of the Algarve. Therefore, a cruise at the end of the day is an unforgettable adventure when you can enjoy the sunset…

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14 Best Things to Do in Portugal

5 – Sunset cruise in Lisbon

The Portuguese capital is a lively and dynamic city. Its Tagus River is especially beautiful. A Lisbon cruise is an experience that allows you to discover the best of the capital.

Because, in addition to enjoying the sunset over the city, there are several monuments and mythical places here, such as: Cristo Rei, April 25 Bridge, Belen Tower and others. Book your tickets and board a catamaran to discover the most beautiful monuments of Lisbon in an original way.

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14 Best Things to Do in Portugal

6 – Sete Cidades in Sao Miguel, Azores

Landing in Ponta Delgada, on the island of São Miguel, is something that many do, as the largest island in the Azores has many charms. Be sure to visit Sete Cidades where you can find the most beautiful scenery in Europe.

There are two lakes that, according to legend, were filled with tears shed by two lovers, the clear blue waters are the tears of the bride, and the dark blue waters are the tears of her lover.

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14 Best Things to Do in Portugal

7 – Cruise on the Douro River in Porto

The Porto River Cruise is popular with EBD travelers and helps you get to know Porto better. With it, you can better understand the relationship between the two coasts (Porto and Gaia), there are 6 bridges that connect Porto with Gaia.

Through this experience, you will be able to better understand the relationships and connections that connect the Douro Valley with the city of Porto, as well as other moments in the history of the city, such as the storage of wine in cellars, vineyards and the sea.

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14 Best Things to Do in Portugal

8 – Full day excursion to Sintra and Cascais from Lisbon.

A tour of Sintra and Cascais will leave an unforgettable experience. The castles of Sintra are quite romantic, seducing the Madonna and travelers from all over the world. Cascais has beaches of surreal beauty. James Bond has already been to No Estoril “on Her Majesty’s Secret Service”, so you can already tell that this is an unforgettable experience.

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14 Best Things to Do in Portugal

9 – Clerigos Tower in Porto

Porto is one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. Thus, spending 5 euros to climb the Clerigos Tower is a worthwhile investment, as it allows you to enjoy a panoramic view of an unrivaled city. If you are brave enough to climb the 225 steps, you will have access to a landscape of extraordinary beauty. Torre dos Clérigos is a mythical baroque city tower that can be seen from almost all over the city.

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14 Best Things to Do in Portugal

10 – Full Day Wine Tasting in the Douro Valley and River Cruise

The Douro Valley is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and ranks among the most beautiful landscapes in Europe. For generations, the Portuguese had to work hard to dig the soil and manage to place these valleys on terraces for growing vines. A visit to the cellars and a meal with the best local cuisine (accompanied by a good vinho verde or a glass of port) is an unforgettable experience.

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14 Best Things to Do in Portugal

11. Alfama district in Lisbon.

The popular Alfama district is one of the busiest areas in Lisbon. Alfama is the soul of Lisbon, the symbol of the Portuguese capital. In Alfama, the streets are tangled, and the echo of fado reaches the Tagus. Alfama retains a special authenticity, being a typical area of ​​Lisbon that turns out to be especially beautiful.

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14 Best Things to Do in Portugal

12 – Climb to the top of Cristo Rei in Almada, Lisbon.

The Sanctuary of Cristo Rei is located in Almada, opposite Lisbon. It is a mythical monument and climbing to the top of Cristo Rei is an unforgettable experience. A place where you can enjoy a truly breathtaking view of Lisbon, located in front of Alfama, Baixa, Torre de Belém…

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14 Best Things to Do in Portugal

13 – Catamaran cruise on the 4 islands of the Ria Formosa in Olhão

A catamaran cruise on the 4 islands of the Ria Formosa is an incredible and unforgettable experience. Through this experience one can discover the majestic islands of the Ria Formosa. Therefore, a catamaran trip is a must for everyone who visits Olhão. There are several charms that will make anyone really give up, namely: the islands of Farol, Culatra, Armona …

best things to do in portugal
14 Best Things to Do in Portugal

14 – Day at the beach at Señora da Rocha in Porches, Algarve.

Lagoa is located in the heart of the Algarve, being the most beautiful municipality in the Algarve. Between Lagos and Faro you can find one of the most beautiful beaches in the Algarve. Spending a day on the beach in Señora da Rocha is like living the whole day.

Señora da Rocha Beach is located in Porches, a place of rare beauty that allows for a unique experience. There are several hiking trails that are among the most beautiful in the country, and there are incredible places to explore such as Cova Redonda, Grutas de Benagil, Praia da Marinha and Capela da Señora da Rocha. And here is the pottery…

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14 Best Things to Do in Portugal

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