Welcome to Portugal

Lisbon is a city awash with colour, from vibrant yellows to faint pastel blues, and brimming with character. The city itself is busy and bustling, but dances to a slower rhythm, with an infectious laid back ambiance. Filled with numerous unique neighbourhoods, Lisbon is lined by cobbled streets peppered with traditional tavernas. Across this city there are constant reminders of Portugal’s powerful imperial and royal past, as the city is dotted with grand and impressive architecture. Explore the beautiful streets of Alfama, visit Belem’s UNESCO World Heritage monuments and the former royal residences at Sintra. Lisbon offers grand architecture, picturesque streets and delectable food, sure to delight the senses.

Tour Highlights

  • Explore the maze of atmospheric streets in Alfama
  • Sample Alfama’s delicious produce including port and smoked sausage
  • Wander along the river to the awe-inspiring monument district of Belem
  • Escape the city to Sintra, home to spectacular former royal residences
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  • Dates & Prices

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    November 7 - November 11, 2019 (5 days)

    Standard Blind Price: £949 Contact us for availability

    Discounted Sighted Price: £549 Contact us for availability

    The prices shown below are for non-UK travellers and do not include return flights and transfers. If you are travelling from within the UK, please .

    Standard Blind Price: 899 GBP Contact us for availability

    Discounted Sighted Price: 499 GBP Contact us for availability

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    Lisbon, Portugal street perspective view with colourful traditional houses
  • A village of white houses sits on a cliffside leading down to the rocky shore

    What's Included

    • Flights and transfers from the UK (UK prices only)
    • 4 nights accommodation at Hotel Tejo in Lisbon
    • All breakfasts
    • Specified excursions
    • Services of local guides
    • Services of a Traveleyes tour manager
  • Excursions

    • Lisbon centre Walking Tour with Portuguese Food Tasting
    • Belem Walking Tour
    • Sintra Tour
    A tower is built in the river estuary with ornamental turrets. It is reachable by a pontoon

Below is the itinerary for the holiday. Please click each day for more information.

Thursday 7th November

Today we arrive into Lisbon and transfer to our accommodation for the trip. The evening is yours at leisure.

Overnight in Lisbon.

Friday 8th November

We begin our journey of discovery today on a guided tour of Lisbon’s fascinating and historic streets. Travel through Baixa and Alfama. Alfama is a historic district still surrounded by ancient Visigothic walls. Narrow streets are lined with tavernas, vibrant fruit stands, and welcoming people who create a unique and authentic atmosphere.  Our tour will also include some tasting of delectable Portuguese drink and food including the traditional liquor ginginha, roasted smoked sausage and fishcakes served in a traditional family run café. We shall also enjoy a wine tasting of 3 different wines and port.

Breakfast included. Overnight in Lisbon.

Saturday 9th November

Today we will embark on a guided walking tour of the Belem district. Belem is where Portugal’s elite used to reside and it maintains its air of privilege and decadence. Now it is most famous for its well-maintained monuments such as the tower of Belem and the Jeronimos Monastery. We’ll visit Saint Jerome Church and the exterior of the Tower of Belem, where we will be able to feel a miniature replica outside the building! We’ll end the tour with the option to try Pasteis de Belem – a local delicacy!

Breakfast included. Overnight in Lisbon.

Sunday 10th November

Venture to picturesque and alluring Sintra. This UNESCO listed centre is home to a decadent Moorish Palace, sprawling pastel houses and exotic gardens. Towering above the skyline is the Pena Palace which provides one of the best replications of what a Portuguese royal residence would have been like.  We shall explore the area surrounding the National Palace with out guide, before having the afternoon at leisure.

Breakfast included. Overnight in Lisbon.

Monday 11th November

This morning we shall check out and head to the airport, to begin our travels home.

Breakfast included.

Single supplement – £160