Are you planning a visit to Portugal and you’re unsure if you should head north or south?

Have you been trying to organise a road trip in Northern Portugal and you don’t know where to begin?

Have you been thinking of going to Portugal for a while now, but you need more inspiration?

These photos are here to answer some of your questions and inspire your itinerary!

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The colourful Pena Palace, Sintra

The colourful Pena Palace, Sintra

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Óbidos by day

Óbidos by day

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Óbidos by night

Óbidos by night

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Drying fish at Nazare Beach

Drying fish at Nazaré Beach

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Beautiful gondola, Aveiro

Beautiful gondola, Aveiro

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Cais da Ribeira, Porto

Cais da Ribeira, Porto

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The most original door handles! Theatro Circo, Braga

The most original door handles!
Theatro Circo, Braga

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The Castle of Guimarães

The Castle of Guimarães

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Miracle Chapel, Miramar Beach

Miracle Chapel, Miramar Beach

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The mysterious Quinta da Regaleira, Sintra

The mysterious Quinta da Regaleira, Sintra

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Panoramic view of Obidos

Panoramic view of Óbidos

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The most colourful stadium! Municipal Stadium, Aveiro

The most colourful stadium!
Municipal Stadium, Aveiro

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Dom Luís I Bridge, Porto

Dom Luís I Bridge, Porto

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The impressive Renaissance Cloister of John III! Convent of Christ, Tomar

The impressive Renaissance Cloister of John III!
Convent of Christ, Tomar

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The tiniest open air theatre! Jardim das Portas do Sol, Santarém

The tiniest open air theatre!
Jardim das Portas do Sol, Santarém

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Traditional boats, Nazare Beach

Traditional boats, Nazaré Beach

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A medieval themed restaurant! Even the toilets were like from the medieval times! Taverna Antiqua, Tomar

A medieval themed restaurant! Even the toilets were like from the medieval times!
Taverna Antiqua, Tomar

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One of the canals, Aveiro

One of the canals, Aveiro

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Bom Jesus do Monte, Braga

Bom Jesus do Monte, Braga

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Coimbra

Coimbra

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Port wine tasting with a view, Porto

Port wine tasting with a view, Porto

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Praia da Figueira da Foz

Praia da Figueira da Foz

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The elaborate church of Convent of Christ, Tomar

The elaborate rotunda of Convent of Christ, Tomar

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The emblematic Café Vianna, Braga

The emblematic Café Vianna, Braga

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Praça da República, Tomar

Praça da República, Tomar

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And something further off the beaten path:

A beautiful medieval castle on a small islet in River Tagus Castle of Almourol, Praia do Ribatejo

A beautiful medieval castle on a small islet in River Tagus
Castle of Almourol, Praia do Ribatejo

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Do you have to suggest any amazing places in Northern Portugal that would fit this list? I’d love to hear about them!