Wonders Of South Portugal

Family Holiday | Active Vacation | Culture Immersion | Small Group Journey
Wonders Of South Portugal

Itinerary

 Day 1 - Arrival

Welcome to Portugal! Upon arrival at Lisbon Airport, private transfer to your accommodation. Overnight in Lisbon. 

 Day 2 - Lisbon

Meet your knowledgeable guide in the vibrant heart of Lisbon and embark on a captivating tour of this enchanting city. Lisbon boasts a truly unique lighting ambiance, regardless of weather conditions. You will fully appreciate and absorb this special light, which mirrors the essence of Lisbon—a city steeped in rich history and enduring traditions. Framed by the picturesque Tagus River, our tour ventures to monumental landmarks, bearing witness to historic sea voyages and providing access to one of Lisbon's most enthralling museums.
Explore Alfama, an ancient and traditional Lisbon quarter resonating with the melancholic sounds of Fado, and Baixa-Chiado, the bustling commercial heart of Lisbon.
Overnight in Lisbon.
Meals : Breakfast

 Day 3 - Lisbon

Today is yours to explore and discover! Overnight in Lisbon.
Meals : Breakfast

 Day 4 - Evora

Meet your driver and move to Evora,
In the afternoon, meet your guide in the heart of the village.
Step into the heart of Évora, a UNESCO World Heritage site, where history and culture intertwine. Begin at the Roman Temple, a testament to ancient civilizations. Wander through narrow cobbled streets, arriving at the haunting Chapel of Bones, a reflection on life's transience. Marvel at the grandeur of the Évora Cathedral, a blend of Gothic and Romanesque styles. Explore the town square, pulsating with life, and discover local artisans' crafts. Conclude at the Aqueduto da Água de Prata, an architectural marvel.
Overnight in Evora.
Meals : Breakfast

 Day 5 - Alentejo Wine Tour from Évora - Village Exploration

Begin your journey from the historic city of Évora, delving deep into the soul of Alentejo. Our first destination is Estremoz, renowned for its exquisite marble quarries and lively Saturday market. Immerse yourself in local life, browsing stalls brimming with fresh produce, handcrafted items, and timeless antiques. From Estremoz, we'll make our way to the Renaissance jewel, Vila Viçosa. Stroll its charming cobbled streets, and be captivated by the majestic Ducal Palace. As the morning exploration whets your appetite, settle into a traditional eatery in Vila Viçosa. Here, indulge in an authentic Alentejano lunch, where regional dishes are paired perfectly with local wines, offering a culinary experience to remember. Our journey concludes in Redondo, a village where artistry and viticulture converge. Renowned for its pottery and ceramics, Redondo is also home to some of Alentejo's most esteemed wineries. Engage in a curated wine tasting session, savoring the region's signature reds and aromatic whites. As the day draws to a close, return to Évora with a heart full of memories and a palate enriched by Alentejo's gastronomic and vinicultural treasures.
Drop off in Lisbon. Overnight in Lisbon
Meals : Breakfast, Lunch

 Day 6 - Sintra & Cascais

Discover one of the most famous attractions in the country, grandly located at the top of the Serra de Sintra - the Pena Palace. Your expert guide will walk you through its richly decorated rooms and introduce fascinating facts about Portugal's history. In the historic centre of Sintra, enjoy free time to explore the narrow streets full of regional shops. On the return to Lisbon, discover the villages of Cascais and Estoril, traditional fishing areas known as the "Portuguese Riviera".
Overnight in Lisbon.
Meals : Breakfast

 Day 7 - Lisbon

Transfer to the airport or train station.
 
Meals : Breakfast

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Other Information

  • Tour Code : SMT005.24
  • Duration : 6 Nights/7 Days
  • Departure City : Lisbon, Portugal
  • Ending City : Lisbon, Portugal
  • Type : Private Tour
  • Departure : Guaranteed Departure
  • Grade/Difficulity : Moderate
  • Transport Mode : Car/Minivan
  • Children Allowed : Yes
  • Max Group Size : 15
  • Language Offered : English
Departure Dates
June 2024 - 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30
July 2024 - 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31
August 2024 - 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31
September 2024 - 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30
October 2024 - 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31
November 2024 - 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30
Tour Includes
  •  3+2 nights in Lisbon
  •  1 night in Evora
  •  Daily breakfast
  •   Private transfer from Lisbon Airport to Hotel in Lisbon
  •  4-hour Shared Tour of Lisbon / Meet the guide at a meeting point / Drop off Lisbon city center
  •  Private Transfer from Lisbon to Evora
  •  Afternoon Small Guided visit of Evora
  •  Full-day driver-escorted visit of Alentejo with lunch and wine tasting / pick up at hotel in Evora and drop off in hotel in Lisbon
  •  Shared guided visit of Sintra & Cascais / meeting point in the heart of Lisbon and drop off in the same location
  •  Private transfer from hotel in Lisbon to Lisbon Airport
  •  Digital Remote Briefing 7 days before arrival
  •  24/7 Emergency Phone to assist you during your stay
Tour Excludes
  •  Everything that is not mentioned in “Inclusions”
  •  City Tax to be paid at the hotels
  •  Transfer to meet the guide for your guided visits, unless differently specified
  •  Return transfer at your hotel after the guided visits, unless differently specified
  •  Flights are not included
  •  Personal Insurance
Notes
  •  Lisbon – Hotel Turim Av Libertade, Hotel Turim Marques or similar
  •  Evora – Hotel Casa do Castelo, Hotel Selina, Hotel Villa Galè or similar

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4.8 Excellent
  1. The Wonders of South Portugal tour showcased Lisbon and Evora adequately in comfortable hotels. The standout was Lisbon's city tour, a captivating exploration blending history and modernity. Recommended for an engaging glimpse into southern Portugal's cultural treasures.

  2. The hotels were comfortable and offered fantastic services that catered to my needs perfectly. The highlight was undoubtedly the incredible guide in Lisbon who made the city come alive with their knowledge and passion. From the stunning landscapes to the rich cultural experiences, every moment was a treasure. Can't recommend enough for anyone seeking an unforgettable adventure in the beautiful wonders of South Portugal!

  3. The Wonders of South Portugal tour package was an absolute delight, showcasing the best of Evora, Sintra, Cascais, and Lisbon. From Lisbon's lively streets to Evora's historic charm, and the enchanting beauty of Sintra and Cascais, every moment was a tapestry of culture and wonder. Exceptional guides and flawless arrangements made it an unforgettable adventure!

  4. South Portugal's wonders are truly mesmerizing! The stunning beauty captivated me, although some variations in hotel standards and transportation services were noted. Yet, the overall experience was delightful. To truly amplify the adventure, adding more inclusive tours would allow for a deeper exploration of this incredible region. The charm of South Portugal is undeniable, promising an enriching and unforgettable journey!

  5. From the stunning coastal vistas to the rich historical sites, every moment was a treasure. The hotels were comfortable havens, offering top-notch service, while the tours and guides brought the region's history and culture to life brilliantly. However, during my stay in Lisbon, the AC in the hotel had a minor glitch, but the promptness of the emergency contact's response could've been improved. Nonetheless, these small blips didn't overshadow the overall magnificence of this unforgettable journey.