Trip Overview

Best of Lisbon, Porto & Douro Valley

Tour rating: 4.93 / 5, Based on 34 Reviews
Small group tour to Portugal

Treat yourself to a getaway to Portugal and explore this sun-kissed spectacular country. The tour offers excellent included activities (such as wine-tastings & a Fado show), guided tours, introducing you to the rich history waiting to be explored, as well as stays only at centrally-located hotels, private transfers, and small groups (no more than 14 people.)

 

Best of Lisbon, Porto & Douro Valley

9 days3 cities
Portugal1 country
Small group tour to Portugal
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$2,898
Tour rating: 4.93 / 5, Based on 34 Reviews

Treat yourself to a getaway to Portugal and explore this sun-kissed spectacular country. The tour offers excellent included activities (such as wine-tastings & a Fado show), guided tours, introducing you to the rich history waiting to be explored, as well as stays only at centrally-located hotels, private transfers, and small groups (no more than 14 people.)

 

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Day-By-Day

Lisbon

first destination
3 days in the city
3 nights in a centrally located hotel
Day 1
Arrival in Lisbon
Transfer
Transfer
Today you arrive in the glorious capital of Portugal - Lisbon! Upon arrival, your driver meets you and takes you to your downtown hotel for check-in. The rest of the day is free.
Day 2
Exploring the Highlights of Lisbon
City tour
City tour
Show
Show

After breakfast, you meet your guide and enjoy a panoramic walking sightseeing tour of Lisbon. In the evening you gather together with your fellow travelers to enjoy Fado Show with welcome dinner.

Day 3
Trip to Sintra & Visit to the Belem Quarter
Day tour
Day tour

Following breakfast, you meet your driver-guide and start your journey on an exciting day-trip to one of Portugal's most beautiful destinations - Sintra, which is famous for its fairy-tale castles and beautiful scenery.

Turim Terreiro do Paco Hotel, Lisbon
4

Located right on the banks of the River Tagus, the Turim Terreiro do Paco Hotel offers cozy guestrooms, equipped with everything you need for a great stay, and offers excellent service. It boasts an indoor gourmet restaurant and a nice bar with a great selection of cocktails.

train
Lisbon
Porto
2 hrs 50 min

Admire the beautiful sceneries of Portugal through your window while onboard a comfortable train. Providing all the necessary amenities, such as power sockets and luggage compartments, it is one of the best ways to travel in the country. 

Porto

second destination
3 days in the city
3 nights in a centrally located hotel
Day 4
Arrival to Porto & Port Wine Tasting
City tour
City tour
Tasting
Tasting

In the morning following breakfast, you check-out from your hotel and meet your guide and driver. You are taken to the train station where you take a train to Porto - the romantic second-largest city in Portugal.

Day 5
Exploring the Highlights of Porto
City tour
City tour

After breakfast, you meet your guide who takes you on an exhilarating walking tour of Porto's main landmarks. During the tour, you admire the most iconic city monuments, including the railway station of Sao Bento, the Porto Cathedral, and San Francisco Church.

Day 6
Braga & Guimaraes Old Town Sightseeing Tours
Day tour
Day tour

Following breakfast, your guide-driver takes you to Minho - the greenest region of Portugal, famous for its amazing landscapes, wonderful cultural heritage, and authentic handicrafts, which make Minho a region with the unique personality full of traditions.

Hotel Dom Henrique, Porto
4

The modern-looking Hotel Dom Henrique is located in the heart of amazing Porto and combines immaculate style and unimpeachable comfort. The guestrooms are equipped with everything you need for a comfortable stay.

car
Porto
Pinhao
1 hr 20 min

Without a doubt, taking a car is one of the best ways to marvel at the beauty of sunny Portugal. Enjoy your comfortable ride and the breathtaking landscapes passing by outside the car window.

Pinhao

third destination
3 days in the city
2 nights in a centrally located hotel
Day 7
Transfer to Pinhao & Douro Valley Exploration
Day tour
Day tour
Tasting
Tasting
Following breakfast, you check out from the hotel in Porto, together with your driver and guide, you head to Pinhao. Along the way, you explore the breathtaking Douro Valley Wine Region, a famous UNESCO Heritage Site recognized as the best river destination of Europe.
Day 8
Leisure Time in the Douro Valley
Free day
Free day
Today you have the day at leisure to explore the Douro Valley on your own or relax in your beautiful wine hotel.
Day 9
Departure
Transfer
Transfer
This is the last day of your amazing tour to Portugal! After breakfast, you check out from your hotel and depart from Pinhao. Your driver takes you to Porto train station or the airport for your flight back home. We wish you a safe flight and hope to work on your future trips!
4-star hotel
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Enhance your travel with staying in a remarkable 4-star property. As always, the location near all top landmarks, excellent quality service, and top-notch amenities are an indispensable part of your stay. The gallery demonstrates the examples of 4-star hotels we offer to our guests.

What's Included

What's Included

  • Accommodation at remarkable hotels in Lisbon, Porto, and Pinhao;
  • Delicious buffet breakfasts at your hotels;
  • Wine tastings in Porto and Quinta Do Seixo;
  • Fado Show with dinner in Lisbon;
  • Small group touring: up to 14 travelers (group size may vary in different cities);
  • Airport transfers and all transportation according to the itinerary with private drivers;
  • 1st class train tickets Lisbon - Porto;
  • A comfortable car ride from the city of Porto to beautiful Pinhao;
  • Professional English-speaking guides;
  • Rich sightseeing tours according to the itinerary;
  • Emergency line support during the trip.

Not included: international flights, multiple arrival/departure transfers, other meals not mentioned in the program, optional tours and services, all personal expenses.

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Tour Highlights

  • Intimate group size of up to only 14 travelers;
  • Professional local guides;
  • Private arrival and departure transfers;
  • Guided visits to the fairytale Pena Palace and the iconic Lello Bookshop, the oldest bookshop in Portugal;
  • Explore the cradle of the Portuguese culture while visiting an exceptionally well preserved Historic Centre of Guimarães;
  • Fado Show with dinner in Lisbon;
  • A memorable wine tasting at Quinta Do Seixo from Sandeman;
  • Four UNESCO World Heritage Sites included in one package.

What To Know

  • Credit cards are not accepted at many places, so make sure to withdraw some cash from the ATM beforehand
  • Be prepared for currency conversion fees when paying with a card issued in USD
  • Tips to guides, drivers and restaurant staff in Europe are accepted but are fully at your discretion
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