The Wonders of Portugal - 9 Days

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Trip Duration –  8 Nights / 9 Days

Sightseeing Highlights

  • ClĂ©rigos Tower
  • Stock Exchange Palace
  • SĂŁo Jorge Castle
  • Ajuda Palace
  • National Coach Museum
  • Jeronimos Monastery
  • BelĂ©m Tower
  • Port Wine Cellars with wine tasting
  • Fado show
  • Full Day tour to GuimarĂŁes, Braga, Sintra, Cascais and Estoril

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Day 1
Porto

Reception at the airport. Transfer to hotel and check in. Rest of the day at leisure.

Day 2
Porto

Full Day Tour in Porto. Places to visit: historic center a UNESCO Heritage site, the Ribeira district, Clérigos Tower, the Cathedral, São Bento Station, Bolsa Palace and Porto Wine Cellars.

Day 3
Porto / GuimarĂŁes / Braga / Porto

The day begins in Guimarães, the birthplace of Portugal, to visit the imposing Castle, the Palace of the Dukes of Bragança and the UNESCO World Heritage city center, where there is a maze of beautiful streets and small squares that seem to embrace those who arrive. After lunch, departure to Braga. Visit to the see, the Sanctuary of Bom Jesus do Monte, a UNESCO World Heritage site since 2019, and the Republic Square in the city center. (Optional) Return trip to Porto

Day 4
Porto / Coimbra

Check out and transfer to Coimbra. Coimbra is known for having the first University of Portugal, one of the most Europe which is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This ancient city has existed since the Roman era, and is full of history and life, which gives it a unique charm. Visit to the Old Cathedral, the historic center with the Santa Cruz Church, the Barbican Gate and the University of Coimbra. (Optional)

Day 5
Coimbra / Fátima / Nazaré / Óbidos / Lisbon

Transfer to Fatima, Portugal’s religious center, where we will find a Sanctuary dedicated to Our Lady of Fatima. Followed by a visit to the fishing village NazarĂ©, which has its own culture and where we will be able to see the site of SĂ­tio da NazarĂ© and the Church of Nossa Senhora da NazarĂ© with a wonderful view over the beach. For lunch do not miss the great seafood and fresh fish in local restaurants. In the afternoon visit to Ă“bidos, a medieval town surrounded by walls, to visit the picturesque streets and the Castle. Transfer to Lisbon and check in at the hotel.

Day 6
Lisbon / Sintra / Cascais / Estoril / Lisbon

Sintra is a magical place near Lisbon, worth a visit. Visit to Pena National Palace, Sintra’s most emblematic monument, built at one of the highest points in the region, followed by a visit to the historic center and Sintra National Palace. In the afternoon visit Cabo da Roca, the westernmost spot in Europe, then head to the beautiful city of Cascais, the French Riviera of Portugal. It ends with a scenic tour of Estoril, known for having the largest casino in Europe (Optional). Return to Lisbon

Day 7
Lisbon

Full Day Tour to visit the main city of Portugal. In the morning visit the historic center, Sé and São Jorge Castle. In the afternoon visit the Belém area with the National Coach Museum, the Jerónimos Monastery and the Belém Tower. In the evening dine in a traditional restaurant with Fado show.

Day 8
Lisbon

Breakfast at the hotel. Day at leisure to explore Lisbon. Places not to be missed: city center where you can visit, Terreiro do Paço Square, Lisbon Cathedral and São Jorge Castle, where you will find one of the best views of Lisbon. Here you can also visit the typical neighborhoods of Alfama, Chiado and Bairro Alto

Day 9
Lisbon Departure

Breakfast at the hotel. Free morning to explore a little more of Lisbon. Check out.

Inclusions

  • 3 Night accommodation in Porto
  • 1 Night accommodation in Coimbra
  • 4 Nights accommodation in Lisbon
  • Daily Breakfast
  • Transfers to and from the airport
  • Full day tour in Porto and Lisbon
  • Entrances to ClĂ©rigos Tower
  • Entrances to Stock Exchange Palace
  • Entrances to SĂŁo Jorge Castle
  • Entrances to Ajuda Palace
  • Entrances to National Coach Coach Museum
  • Entrances to Jeronimos Monastery
  • Entrances to BelĂ©m Tower
  • Visit to the Port Wine Cellars with wine tasting

Exclusions

  • Dinner with fado show
  • Full Day tour at GuimarĂŁes, Braga, Sintra, Cascais and Estoril
  • Entrance in other monuments mentioned.
  • Visa Charges
  • Any tips & Porterages
  • Additional meals
  • Beverages
  • Personal expenses
  • Any item not mentioned in the inclusions part.

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The Wonders of Portugal