Porto is the second largest city in Portugal, known as “Cidade Invicta”, the city that was never conquered. Located by the Douro River, Porto has been named “Best European Destination 2017”. Its historical center, never touched by invaders, is registered as a World Heritage site by UNESCO. The historical value of the Old Cathedral, the Church of St. Francis and the Torre dos Clérigos combine with the contemporary buildings as the Serralves Museum and the “Casa da Música” (house of music), revealing the unique climate of the city.
Lisbon is the Portuguese Capital, known as the city of ‘seven hills’ located on the Tagus’ river mouth and the World’s Leading City Break Destinations 2017. This cosmopolitan city is famous for its hospitality, gastronomy and rich cultural heritage. Lisbon is an historical city full of authenticity and stories to tell where old customs and ancient history intermix with cultural entertainment, where historical monuments and World Heritage Sites blend with urban art by world famous artists.
Algarve is the most southern region of Portugal, offering magnificent beaches and a blessed climate, as well as a rich folk heritage which is worth appreciating along with the pleasures of the sun and the sea. Devote some time to discover old customs, living traditions and heritage buildings which can be enjoyed throughout the year.
Day 1 to Day 4
Arrival in Porto. Private transfer included from the airport to hotel. Check in and 3 nights accommodation in Porto. Time to discover the second largest city in Portugal, known for its monuments variety, tradition and cultural richness and an UNESCO World Heritage site.
Half Day Porto Tour (included) - Daily regular tour with departure at 9:00 am or at 14:00 pm.
Guided tour to explore this beautiful city on the Douro river banks. Visit the superb Cathedral, the neoclassical stock exchange Palace, the São Bento train station. Continue through the historic center with narrow streets and squares, and admire the incredible Lello bookshop. Visit a Port wine cellar and sample some rich wine flavors .
Porto Secrets - Walking tour (daily 09.00-13.00 or 14.00-18.00)
A real Porto experience walking through narrow alleys and amazing stairways. Feel the magical of the old city and the warmth of its inhabitants. Discover hidden viewpoints and embrace the “Tripeiro” spirit.
Day 4 to Day 7
Check out of the Hotel in Porto. Transfer included to the Porto Campanhã railway Station. You will travel in First Class and the train will take more or less 3 hours to arrive to Lisbon. Transfer included to your hotel in the Portuguese Capital, where you will be staying for 3 nights. Lisbon is a fantastic city to visit. It is a city where you will find a wide variety of places to visit, such us Monuments, museums, restaurants, religious & historic buildings, gardens and cultural places. Enjoy the city!
Half day Lisbon Tour – Daily Regular Tour with departure around 9:00 am.
Explore Lisbon on a morning sightseeing tour and see the Belem Tour, the Jeronimos Monastery, the National Coach Museum, and discover Alfama and Rossio quarters.
Lisbon tour by TUK TUK and food & wine experience (duration 2:30 hours).
The most authentic experience of Lisbon combining history, iconic sights and Portuguese gastronomy. See some of the typical Lisbon quarters from Bairro Alto to Chiado and Rossio, admire beautiful views of the ‘city of seven hills’ and experience some Portuguese ‘tapas’ & wines.
Day 7 to Day 11
Check out of the Hotel in Lisbon. Private transfer included to the “Gare do Oriente” railway Station, Lisbon and pick-up the train to “Tunes” railway station, Algarve. You will travel in First Class and the journey will take approximately 3 hours. Private transfer included from railway station to your hotel in the Algarve Region where you will stay for 4 nights. Check out from your Hotel in the Algarve and private transfer included to “Tunes” railway station and take the train back to Lisbon. Travel in First Class for about 3 hours to Lisboa-Oriente railway station in Lisbon. Transfer included to the Hotel and stay for one night.
Transfer included from the Lisbon Hotel to the Lisbon Airport and board to your flight.