- duration 8 days
- tour type Small group Request as private
- minimum participants 2
- age requirement 16- yrs
- max group size 16
- guiding method Fully guided
- Tour Code BM-17266
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- Discover the historic and characterful cities of Lisbon and Porto on foot
- Enjoy tastings of port, wine and the traditional sour cherry liqueur, Ginjinha
- Explore the Douro Valley with a wine tasting
This fast-paced trip crams in so much in just eight days. As well as exploring Lisbon and Porto, you'll see some of Portugal's less-explored and fascinating UNESCO sites in the small medieval towns of Alcobaca, Batalha and Coimbra. With guided walking tours in Porto and Lisbon, included wine tastings in the Douro Valley and a visit to a port lodge in Porto, the trip really gets to the heart of Portugal's gastronomic and cultural heritage.
Lisbon - Try the local sour cherry liqueur and get the chance to jump on a ferry for a seafood lunch on the docks
Porto - Stroll down the cobbled streets to Cais da Ribeira and along the characterful quayside
Douro Valley - Enjoy a wine tasting in Peso da Regua and explore the Baroque city of Lamego
Day 1 : Join trip in Lisbon; evening orientation walk
Day 2 : Explore Lisbon's Bairro Alto neighbourhood on foot. Optional afternoon Sintra visit
Day 3 : Explore the west of Lisbon on walk to Belem Tower. Afternoon free in Lisbon.
Day 4 : Visit Alcobaca and Batalha Monastery; arrive in Coimbra
Day 5 : Wine tasting and spend the night in the Douro Valley
Day 6 : Train to Porto for a walking tour and port tasting; free afternoon
Day 7 : Free day in Porto
Day 8 : Trip ends in Porto
- 7 Breakfasts
- Residencial Florescente (3 nights)
- Hotel IBN Arrik (1 night)
- Hotel Regua do Douro (1 night)
- Moov Hotel Porto Centro (2 nights)
- Public Bus
- Explore Tour Leader
- Any international flights to Lisbon and from Porto are not included in this price. We always recommend that you arrive 1 day prior to your tour starting date.
- Travel insurance is not included in this Highlights of Portugal tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. We recommend purchasing it from World Nomads.
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No additional cancellation fees apply for this Highlights of Portugal tour. You can cancel the tour up to 60 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 59 days of departure.Payment
For any tour departures within 05 December 2022, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 05 December 2022, a deposit of 10% is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 59 days before trip departure.Travel Insurance
Highlights of Portugal tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. We recommend using World Nomads' travel insurance.Visa
For this Highlights of Portugal tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are traveling to, as part of this itinerary.For Solo Travelers
A twin share room may not always be available for solo travelers as it depends on the final number of people on the tour. If you have picked twin share room while booking, and that option is not available, we will get back to you after booking. A single room might then be available against an additional fee.COVID-19 Safety Measures
This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:
- The average size of this tour is just 12 people.
- Rigorous hygiene safety measures will be followed in transportation, accommodation and meal venues.
- All travellers 18 years and older will be required to be either fully vaccinated atleast 14 days prior to departure or have taken a negative test (rapid antigen or PCR) within 72 hours of departure.
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