Journeys: Discover Portugal

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5 Based on 3 Reviews
  • Booking Type Instant booking
  • duration 8 days
  • tour type Small group Request as private
  • age requirement 12-95 yrs
  • max group size 16
  • guiding method Fully guided
  • Tour Code BM-18530
  • Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
  • Operated in English
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  • Starts Lisbon, Portugal
  • Ends Porto, Portugal
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HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Discover an array of architectural gems.
  • From the colorful manors of Sintra to the Roman temples of Évora.
  • Venture into the countryside to learn about the production and harvesting of cork at a traditional farm.
  • Enjoy a mesmerizing Fado music performance in Lisbon.
  • Float down Porto’s "river of gold
  • ” taking in timeless scenes of rolling green hills.
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The "Journeys: Discover Portugal" tour starts from Lisbon and ends in Porto. It is a local culture trip that takes 8 days taking you through Porto, Evora and Coimbra in Portugal. "Journeys: Discover Portugal" is a guided small group tour that includes accommodation, transport, meals and others.

On the western edge of mainland Europe, Portugal packs an alluring punch for curious travellers. Embark on an exploration rich in scenic beauty, fascinating history, and vibrant cultural traditions. Venturing from ancient streets and meandering rivers to an array of UNESCO World Heritage sites, encounter the multilayered legacies of Portuguese royalty and Romantics, the Knights Templar and Franciscan monks—and meet port wine makers, cork farmers, and fado folk singers along the way.
ITINERARY Expand All
  • Day 1: Lisbon
  • Day 2: Lisbon
  • Day 3: Lisbon/Évora
  • Day 4: Évora
  • Day 5: Évora/Coimbra
  • Day 6: Coimbra/Porto
  • Day 7: Porto
  • Day 8: Porto
WHAT'S INCLUDED
Accommodation
  • Hotels (7 nts).
Meals
  • 7 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 1 dinner
    Note: Allow USD325-425 for meals not included.
Transport
  • Walking, bus, boat, train.
Guide
  • CEO (Chief Experience Officer) throughout, local guides.
Included activities
  • Your Journeys Highlight Moment: Cork Farm Visit and Lunch, Évora
  • Your Journeys Highlight Moment: Knights Templar Historic Tour, Tomar
  • Your Foodie Moment: Fado Night with Traditional Portuguese Meal, Lisbon
  • Your Hands-On Moment: Port Wine Cellar Visit, Porto
  • Lisbon orientation walk
  • Guided tour of Palace of Pena in Sintra
  • Chapel of Bones visit in Evora
  • Diana's Temple visit in Evora
  • Guided tour of Coimbra University
  • Porto orientation walk
  • Douro River boat cruise
  • Transport to/from all included activities and between all destinations
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • 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 Journeys: Discover Portugal tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. World Nomads' travel insurance has been designed by travelers for travelers.
CUSTOMER REVIEWS
5 - Excellent
Based on 3 reviews
  • Marian F.
  • On Sep 04 2022
5 - Excellent
Excellent
We were so lucky to find Gadventures and to have Irmante as our CEO for our trip to Portugal- a perfect holiday!
  • Marian Forrest
  • From Australia
  • On Aug 23 2022
5 - Excellent
Fabulous!!
We highly recommend this local travel company who provided an exceptional tour leader which highlighted our trip through Portugal
  • Anonymous
  • From USA
  • On Nov 16 2021
4 - Very Good
Portugal in One Week
Wonderfully diverse group with excellent guide, Luis. Well organized, well managed with excellent transportation and drivers. Would have preferred three nights in Porto and skip the University town and tour.
REQUEST A PRIVATE, CUSTOMIZABLE DEPARTURE By design, this is a group tour. You can however request a private, customized version of this tour for yourself or your private group of people. Private departures are usually more expensive, but come with these benefits:
  • Personal Itinerary can be tweaked and customized.
  • Protected Travel within your own bubble.
  • Professional Access our Travel Specialists' insider knowledge.
  • Privacy Enjoy a tour focused solely on you or your travel group.
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CANCELLATION

No additional cancellation fees apply for this Journeys: Discover Portugal tour. You can cancel the tour up to 62 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 61 days of departure.

Payment

For any tour departures within 25 August 2024, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 25 August 2024, a deposit is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 61 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Journeys: Discover Portugal tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. World Nomads offers travel insurance for independent travelers and intrepid families.

Visa

For this Journeys: Discover 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.

Age Requirement

You must be 18 to travel unaccompanied on this tour. For minors travelling with a guardian over 21 years old, the minimum age is 12.

Does this trip suit me?
  • 1. Service Level : Upgraded Quality accommodations and more inclusions than on other G Adventures tours, like meals, private transport, and activities.
  • 2. Trip Type : Small Group Group trips average 12 travellers per departure, depending on the adventure. The maximum is usually no more than 16, but some can be smaller or bigger, depending on the trip. Check individual trips for details.
  • 3. Travel Style : National Geographic Journeys Greater exploration, insider access, and the freedom to roam – all without sacrificing comfort.
  • 4. Physical Grading : 2 - Light Light walking and hiking suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging.
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