Portugal North to South

Explore Portugal on this 13-day itinerary that stops in Lisbon, Portugal's capital city, Porto, the country's second-largest city that is known for its rich history and delicious Port wine, and the Algarve, the beautiful coastal region filled with incredible beaches, charming villages and excellent dining and nightlife.

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, Algarve, Portugal

13  Days | 11  nights
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INCLUSIONS

  • Flight to Porto; return from Lisbon (if flight and hotel package option is chosen)
  • 11 nights of accommodation
  • Private airport and train station transfers in Porto, Lisbon and the Algarve
  • 11 breakfasts and 3 tastings
  • Train tickets (First Class) between Porto and Lisbon; Lisbon and the Algarve; the Algarve and Lisbon
  • More Moments - 4 activities included:
    • Half-day city tour of Porto
    • Half-day walking tour in Porto
    • Half-day city tour of Lisbon
    • Tuk Tuk sightseeing tour and gastronomy experience in Lisbon
  • Earn Aeroplan Miles

 

ITINERARY

Day 1

Depart Canada

Fly to Porto.

Accommodation:
(1 night)
Portugal North to South

Day 2

Welcome to Porto

Upon arrival in Porto, take a private transfer to your hotel and check in.

Accommodation:
(1 night)
Portugal North to South

Day 3

Porto: Sightseeing & Tasting

Today, enjoy 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 North to South

Day 4

Porto: Sightseeing & Tasting

Discover Porto on foot through a guided walking tour of Porto.

More Moments Activities Included:
LOCAL GEMS: Porto Walking Tour: With your guide, you’ll discover hidden viewpoints, stroll through narrow streets and embrace the tripeiro spirit.
Meal(s) : Breakfast
Accommodation:
(1 night)
Portugal North to South

Day 5

Porto - Lisbon (approx. 310 km)

After breakfast, take a private transfer to the railway station to take the train to Lisbon. Upon arrival, take a private transfer to your hotel for the next three nights.

Meal(s) : Breakfast
Accommodation:
(1 night)
Portugal North to South

Day 6

Lisbon: Sightseeing & Tasting

Explore Lisbon on a half-day sightseeing tour.

More Moments Activities Included:
LOCAL GEMS: Lisbon City Tour: See all of this beautiful city's best spots, including the Belém quarter with its famous tower, the Jerónimos Monastery, the National Coach Museum and the Alfama and Rossio quarters. Along the way, sample some Port wine.
Meal(s) : Breakfast, wine tasting
Accommodation:
(1 night)
Portugal North to South

Day 7

Lisbon: Sightseeing & Tasting

Discover Lisbon in a whole new way with a Tuk Tuk sightseeing and gastronomy experience.

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, wine tasting
Accommodation:
(1 night)
Portugal North to South

Day 8

Lisbon - The Algarve (approx. 260 km)

Take a private transfer to the railway station to board your train to the Algarve (Tunes). Upon arrival, take a private transfer to your hotel and enjoy the evening at leisure in this beautiful region.

Meal(s) : Breakfast
Accommodation:
(1 night)
Portugal North to South

Days 9 to 11

The Algarve: At Leisure

Discover the Algarve over three full days, where you are free to explore at your own rhythm. Discover this region's beautiful beaches, fascinating historical monuments and vibrant nightlife.

Meal(s) : 3 Breakfasts
Accommodation:
(0 night)
Portugal North to South

Day 12

The Algarve - Lisbon (approx. 260 km)

Today, travel back to Lisbon. Take a private transfer to the railway station in Tunes to board your train. Upon arrival, take a private transfer to your hotel.

Meal(s) : Breakfast
Accommodation:
(1 night)
Portugal North to South

Day 13

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 North to South

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)
Algarve, Portugal
(4 Nights)
Apartamento do Golfe(or similar)
Porto, Norte, Portugal
HF Fenix Porto(or similar)
Lisbon, Estremadura, Portugal
Hotel Mundial(or similar)
Algarve, Portugal
(4 Nights)
Pestana Dom Joao II(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, 2019

MORE TO KNOW

Exact hotel location in the Algarve varies. Your hotel will be in the area between Vilamoura and Portimão.

CITY TAXES

City taxes are applicable for hotel stays in Lisbon and are payable in local currency. Rate of 2 EUR is calculated per person, per night. 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

This is the full explanation of the non-refundable policy. This rate is non-refundable. If you choose to cancel or change this booking

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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Prices take into account taxes and are rounded to the nearest full dollar. Full details on taxes and fees are on the booking page.