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Planning a Day Trip to Nazaré

Nazaré is a coastal resort north of Lisbon and an increasingly popular destination among surfers and tourists. Details about the perfect day trip from Lisbon with suggested stops on route.

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What to Do in a Day Trip to Peniche

If you’re planning a trip to Peniche, here are some ways to spend your time. Visit the fortress, discover Portuguese traditions, venture onward to Cabo Carvoeiro, take a boat ride to the Berlengas Islands, relax on the beach, and enjoy fresh fish and seafood.

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Planning a Day Trip to Mafra and Ericeira

Mafra is renowned for its convent and palace, regarded as the most important baroque building in Portugal, while Ericeira is a seaside resort and a surf destination, known for its beauty as well as its break. This day trip from Lisbon is perfect for independent travelers.

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6 of the Best Day Trips from Lisbon

Why not head out for a day trip from Lisbon? Discover the enchanting castles of Sintra, the fishing village of Cascais, the Palace of Queluz, and the white sand beaches of Costa da Caparica and Ericeira, all within less than an hour away.

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Great Beaches Around Lisbon

A visit to one of Lisbon’s beaches is a great way to cool off during the city’s warm summer. The best part: most of them are accessible on public transport, and all are an hour away or less.