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25 Bucket List Places To Visit In Portugal For The Most Epic Trip Ever

Are you looking for the best places to visit in Portugal? 

If so, you came to the right place. 

We managed to visit a lot of beautiful places in Portugal during our stay here.

From north to south, east to west, the country is so diverse that it might be impossible for one to decide on the best place to visit in Portugal. 

Whether you are planning your first trip or have already explored many places, we have put together a list of the most incredible spots in the country. 

Here you will find our favourite places we’ve been to and some hidden gems we are yet to explore. 

From popular towns of Sintra and Cascais, little-known places in the region of Peneda-Gerês National Park or Alentejo region, to stunning coastal towns of Alvor and Olhão. 

25 Bucket List Places To Visit In Portugal For The Most Epic Trip Ever

There are certainly a lot of unique spots to explore in Portugal!


Here, we will cover all of the best spots we have been to and want to explore. Even though we have already seen many places, we are yet to write about them. 

We will be updating the best places to visit in Portugal weekly and sharing our favourite spots we have been to. 

All the unique places to visit in Portugal are worth seeing.


We will update the below list weekly and in no particular order. 

For now, we added 25 places to the list but will be adding a few more as we travel some more around the country. 

Let’s begin our list of the 25 best places to visit in Portugal: 

  1. Lisbon
  2. Cascais

  3. Sintra

  4. Nazaré

  5. Peniche

  6. Evora

  7. Monsanto

  8. Faro

  9. Olhão

  10. Alvor

  11. Porto

  12. São Miguel

  13. Braga

  14. Óbidos

  15. Mafra

  16. Funchal

  17. Aveiro

  18. Figueira da Foz

  19. Serra da Estrela

  20. Lamego

  21. Lindoso

  22. Almourol

  23. Monsaraz

  24. Vila Nova de Milfontes

  25. Sagres

Best Places To Visit In Portugal For The Most Epic Trip Ever

We hope that some of these incredible places will land on your Portuguese bucket list. 

Make sure to save this post for the future and share the map with your trip partner.

Let us know if there are any other places in Portugal we should add to the list. 

Thanks for stopping by, 

Steve and Sabina