Portugal's Delightful Duo

Explore Portugal's two largest cities over 9 days, with ample time to discover both Porto and Lisbon at your own pace. Your package includes sightseeing tours in both cities to give you a head start on visiting all the highlights. You'll also enjoy excursions to the Douro Valley and Sintra, where you can see this beautiful country's stunning countryside and sample delicious Port wine.

With a country as vast and bountiful as Portugal, travelling by train is a great way to cover as much ground as possible while also taking in the breathtaking sights. Let the smooth ride, great service, and amazing vistas transport you from city to city.

The train tickets and hotel stays are included in the package, along with some meals and many other travel essentials that will help make this trip easy, fun, and unforgettable.

Location:

Porto, Norte, Portugal, Lisbon, Estremadura, Portugal

9  Days | 7  nights
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INCLUSIONS

  • Flight to Porto; return from Lisbon (if flight and hotel package option is chosen)
  • 7 nights of accommodation
  • Private airport and train station transfers in Porto and Lisbon
  • 7 breakfasts, 1 lunch and 3 tastings
  • Train ticket (First Class) between Porto and Lisbon
  • More Moments - 4 activities included:
    • Half-day city tour of Porto
    • Full-day excursion to Douro Valley, including a one-hour cruise on the Douro River
    • Tuk Tuk sightseeing tour and gastronomy experience in Lisbon
    • Full-day excursion to Sintra
  • Earn Aeroplan Miles

ITINERARY

Day 1

Depart Canada

Fly to Porto.

Accommodation:
(1 night)
Portugal's Delightful Duo

Day 2

Welcome to Porto

Upon arrival in Porto, take a private transfer to your hotel for the next 3 nights.

Accommodation:
(1 night)
Portugal's Delightful Duo

Day 3

Porto: Sightseeing & Tasting

After breakfast, embark on a guided tour through Porto, built on the banks of the Douro River.

More Moments Activities Included:
LOCAL GEMS: Porto City Tour: Admire Porto's cathedral, the lovely São Bento train station and the incredible Lello bookshop. Cross the Douro River to Vila Nova de Gaia, where you'll visit a Porto wine cellar and sample the rich flavours of this incredible wine.
Meal(s) : Breakfast, wine tasting
Accommodation:
(1 night)
Portugal's Delightful Duo

Day 4

Porto: Douro Valley Excursion & Tasting (approx. 270 km)

Explore the Douro Valley on a full-day guided excursion.

More Moments Activities Included:
LOCAL GEMS: Douro Valley Excursion: This unique region is a UNESCO World Heritage Area, and was the first demarcated wine region in the world. Visit the São Leonardo de Galatura viewpoint and take in the natural beauty of the area. Next, head to Pinhão for a one-hour cruise on the Douro River. Finish the day with a Port wine tasting.
Meal(s) : Breakfast, lunch, wine tasting
Accommodation:
(1 night)
Portugal's Delightful Duo

Day 5

Porto - Lisbon (approx. 310 km)

After breakfast, take a private transfer to the railway station for your train to Lisbon. Upon arrival, take a private transfer to your hotel and check in.

Meal(s) : Breakfast
Accommodation:
(1 night)
Portugal's Delightful Duo

Day 6

Lisbon: Sightseeing & Tasting

Explore Lisbon through a Tuk Tuk sightseeing tour.

More Moments Activities Included:
LOCAL GEMS: Tuk Tuk Sightseeing & Gastronomy Experience: See Lisbon's well-known quarters from Bairro Alto to Chiado and Rossio - on a Tuk Tuk! Then admire beautiful views of the City of Seven Hills as you sample traditional Portuguese tapas and wines.
Meal(s) : Breakfast, tapas and wine tasting
Accommodation:
(1 night)
Portugal's Delightful Duo

Day 7

Lisbon: Sintra Excursion (approx. 85 km)

Head out to Sintra on a half-day excursion.

More Moments Activities Included:
LOCAL GEMS: Sintra Excursion: Start off in Sintra village and continue to the National Palace for a guided visit. Next, head to Cabo da Roca, the most westerly point of continental Europe, then continue in Guincho Beach and Boca do Inferno for views out over the coast. Visit Cascais and Estoril before heading back to Lisbon.
Meal(s) : Breakfast
Accommodation:
(1 night)
Portugal's Delightful Duo

Day 8

Lisbon: At leisure

Continue exploring this incredible capital city at your own rhythm. Lisbon is home to several museums, charming neighbourhoods and great shopping.

Meal(s) : Breakfast
Accommodation:
(1 night)
Portugal's Delightful Duo

Day 9

Lisbon - Return to Canada

After breakfast, take a private transfer to the airport and board your flight home.

Meal(s) : Breakfast
Accommodation:
(1 night)
Portugal's Delightful Duo

ACCOMMODATIONS

WHERE YOU'LL STAY

The hotels listed below are presented as examples for your reference only. Where “or similar” is indicated, guests will stay at a hotel of the same star rating. The hotel accommodations will be communicated to the consumer or travel agent prior to departure.

LOCATION
HOTEL
Porto, Norte, Portugal
Grande Hotel do Porto(or similar)
Lisbon, Estremadura, Portugal
Hotel Expo Astoria(or similar)
Porto, Norte, Portugal
HF Fenix Porto(or similar)
Lisbon, Estremadura, Portugal
Hotel Mundial(or similar)

Room Specifications

Unless otherwise indicated, guests will stay in a Standard Room at all hotels during the trip.
Room occupancy: Maximum 3 people

IMPORTANT INFO

DEPARTURE DATES

Daily from November 1 to October 31

CITY TAXES

City taxes are applicable for hotel stays in Lisbon and are payable in local currency upon checkout. The tax is 2 EUR per person, per night (maximum 7 nights). Rates are subject to change without notice.
City taxes are applicable for hotel stays in Porto and are payable in local currency upon checkout. The tax is 2 EUR per person, per night (maximum 7 nights). Rates are subject to change without notice.

Pricing policies for this hotel

Non-Refundable

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Free Cancellation

This room includes the option of free cancellation before check-in. Refunds are not possible if you do not check in or if you check out early. Full details on the cancellation policy are displayed on the booking page.

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