Travel to Portugal
Upon arrival in Lisbon, you will be met by our local representative in the arrivals area of the airport before being transferred to your hotel.
Enjoy a half day guided excursion to Sintra, where you will enjoy a visit to the Sintra National Palace, a beautiful 16th century palace that is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This is where the Portuguese Royal Family formerly spent their summers; the fairy tale town is located in the hills of the Sintra Mountains.
In the evening there will be an opportunity to join your fellow travellers in a ‘Welcome drink’ at the hotel.
Enjoy a full day excursion to the capital city of Lisbon. Here you will see sights that represent Portugal’s remarkable historical power during the Age of Discovery, such as the Monument to the Discoveries, Belem Tower, Jerónimos Monastery, Baixa, Rossio, Avenue of Liberdade and Marquês de Pombal square. Following the tour, you will have some free time to explore the city, before returning to your hotel.
You will have today free for relaxing and independent sightseeing in the area. Your guide will be happy to provide advice and suggestions for the best sights and activities.
Enjoy a day at leisure today. You can visit the nearby resort of Cascais, which was once a Royal retreat; today it is a lively town with grand mansions, beaches and a busy fishing harbour. The day is yours so take advantage of the local train service; you could pay a return visit to Lisbon for more exploration of the city at your own leisure.
Óbidos, Alcobaça & Nazaré
Begin your day with a visit to the picturesque walled town of Óbidos, including a walking tour through cobblestone streets, overlooked by a 12th century castle. You will have some free time here before departing to Alcobaça.
Visit Alcobaca, which boasts a magnificent Cistercian monastery founded in the 12th century, also the fishing town and holiday resort of Nazaré. Nazaré is a charming town with whitewashed cottages, cobbled lanes and magnificent sea views. Lunch is included in Nazaré at a local restaurant.
Today, take in some sightseeing and shopping in Estoril or Cascais and enjoy the scenic surroundings at your own pace.
Today, you will transfer from your hotel to Lisbon Airport for your flight home.