4 Day Lisbon Itinerary With Sintra Day Trip


Explore Lisbon and Sintra’s highlights and hidden gems with my 4-day itinerary. Designed to help you navigate the practicalities of a trip to Lisbon and maximise your time, with plenty of options for different interests and budgets.



Discover the magic of Lisbon and Sintra: A detailed 4-Day itinerary for unforgettable adventures

Are you tired of spending endless hours researching and feeling confused and uncertain about how to make the most of your time in Lisbon and Sintra? This itinerary is exactly what you need! 

My meticulously crafted day-by-day plan is based on my indepth knowledge of these two destinations and enables you to have a stress-free and enriching experience.

I take the guesswork out of organising your time and deciding which sights to visit. You’ll visit the must-see attractions as well as less touristy neighbourhoods to get a real flavour of the rich culture, history, and breathtaking landscapes of Lisbon and Sintra.

Designed for independent, culturally curious travellers, especially those visiting Lisbon for the first time, this itinerary is perfect for couples and very small groups seeking an authentic experience. 

Imagine strolling through the charming narrow streets of Alfama, Lisbon’s oldest district, or standing in awe before the magnificent National Palace in Sintra. Picture yourself savouring traditional pastel de nata pastries at a local bakery or enjoying panoramic views from the city’s best miradouros


🗓️ Day-by-day plan of where to go, what to do, and how to enjoy 3 full days in Lisbon, saving you hours of research time and backtracking 

🏰 Detailed information about taking a day trip to Sintra, with options for guided tours or visiting independently so that you can visit Sintra your way

🏛️ A plan of which sights to visit, with options and information so that you can choose what interests you most

🛌 Sustainable accommodation suggestions in central Lisbon to suit a range of budgets and tastes, removing the stress of deciding where to stay

🚋 Practical insider travel information to help you get to and from Lisbon Airport and around the city using different forms of transport

🍽️ Recommended restaurants, cafés and bars in Lisbon and Sintra so you can eat and drink well during your stay

ℹ️ Insider tips to avoid tourist traps or long queues and therefore make the best use of your time

🙋 Tour information and links, with options for different budgets, to learn from a local about the culture and history 

🏞️ Activities you can do without a guide so that you can explore at your own pace

📱 Web version of the itinerary to use on your computer and the ability to use it within an app on a mobile device, or download it as a PDF, giving you full flexibility

🔗 Links and locations for all major sights for up-to-date opening times, pricing and tickets


After purchasing the 4 Day Lisbon Itinerary, I’ll email you the link to an online version of the itinerary complete with necessary links, maps, images and addresses. 

This provides you with all you need in order to book your accommodations, restaurants and any tours that you would like to take. 

Use the links provided to learn more about the monuments, restaurants and other places mentioned in this comprehensive travel plan.


Can I get a hard copy of the itinerary? The link I send you will open an online version of the itinerary. I highly recommend you use this, and download the app onto your phone or tablet, because the online version will automatically be updated whenever I need to make changes to keep the information current and it enables you to use the links provided. 

You can download and print a PDF version but I would urge you to avoid this if possible to reduce your impact on the environment. Using a paper version will also mean that you’ll need to make note of information, such as address and opening times, that are accessed via links.

This is a digital product. Nothing physical will ship. No refunds. Not for resale or distribution.

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