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Holiday Sale: Portugal Private Journey 2018


6 Days from $4,595

Private Journey

Explore Portugal’s greatest cities on this limited-edition private journey, viewing the sites of Lisbon, Sintra, Coimbra and Porto, with their history stretching back centuries and their well-preserved architecture.

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Explore the capital city of Lisbon and visit the National Coach Museum

In Sintra, tour the National Palace, the most grand edifice in this city of castles

Take in the Portuguese countryside en route to Porto, with a stop to tour historic Coimbra

Indulge in a tasting of port in one of Porto’s famous wine cellars

Itinerary at a Glance

Day 1
Arrive Lisbon, Portugal
Day 2
Lisbon | Gothic Wonders
Day 3
Sintra | Historic Architecture
Day 4
Coimbra | Venerable University Town
Day 5
Porto | The Historic Port
Day 6
Depart Porto

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Day 1
Arrive Lisbon, Portugal

Upon arrival at the Lisbon airport, you will be met by your Guardian Angel and transferred by private vehicle to your hotel in Lisbon, where you will be assisted with check-in.

Olissippo Lapa Palace
Day 2
Lisbon | Gothic Wonders

Meet your driver and expert guide today for a sightseeing tour of Lisbon. Visit the Belem district with its magnificent Jerónimos Monastery, an extraordinary example of Portugal's Gothic-like Manueline architecture. Continue to the National Coach Museum, a collection of painted and gilded Baroque coaches accommodated in the recently opened building designed by Pritzker Prize winner Paulo Mendes da Rocha.

Olissippo Lapa Palace
Meals: Breakfast
Day 3
Sintra | Historic Architecture

Venture out of the city today to explore Sintra, once the summer residence of Portuguese kings and aristocrats. This charming town on the northern slopes of the Serra de Sintra has been designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site for its array of spectacular buildings. Enjoy a visit to the National Palace of Sintra, a former royal residence with a variety of architectural styles and interior decoration.

Olissippo Lapa Palace
Meals: Breakfast
Day 4
Coimbra | Venerable University Town

Leave Lisbon behind and head northward with your driver to Porto, Portugal's wonderful second city. Stop en route in Coimbra, which is considered a special place among the Portuguese, not least because it is the seat of Portugal's oldest university. Your local guide helps you discover this attractive city with its Old Cathedral Cloister and University library, and is also happy to recommend somewhere to sample some local specialties during your lunch at leisure. Continue on your way until you arrive in Porto and check in to your hotel.

The Yeatman
Meals: Breakfast
Day 5
Porto | The Historic Port

Discover the highlights of the city of Porto, which has a glorious location on a steep hillside above the River Douro, as well as a history extending back at least to the days of ancient Rome. Visit the Cais da Ribeira, the quayside of the fascinating Ribeira district, and some of the city's most beautiful monuments, including the opulent 19th-century Stock Exchange and the St. Francisco Church. Today also includes a port wine tasting at one of the famous port wine lodges.

The Yeatman
Meals: Breakfast
Day 6
Depart Porto

Transfer to the airport for your homebound flight.

Meals: Breakfast

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