ESCORTED TOUR TO PORTUGAL

ESCORTED TOUR TO PORTUGAL

March 31, 2020 return April 7, 2020

Pricing for double occupancy $1099.00 per person.
Single supplement $460.00 to have the hotel room by yourself.

Total package price with air from Atlanta $2159.00 per person. Air fare is available from other cities.

PACKAGE INCLUDES: · Flights Atlanta-Porto, Lisbon-Atlanta · Airline   taxes and fuel surcharges, subject to change until seats are confirmed ·   6 nights accommodations

2 nights Crown Plaza Porto, Porto, Portugal
1 night Dos Templarios, Tomar, Portugal
3 nights Hotel Mundial, Lisbon, Portugal
Hotel taxes, fees & service charges Hotel porterage - one suitcase per person.
All transfers included only with airfare purchase on package arrival & departure dates.
9 meals: 6 breakfasts, 3 dinners with wine Sightseeing per itinerary in modern air-conditioned motor coach.
Services of English-speaking tour manager throughout the tour.

Services of local guides per itinerary.
Entrance fees per itinerary.
Comfortable wireless earphones for enhanced touring. Special Features: Visit the Stock Exchange, renowned for its exquisite facade and ornate gilded Arabian Hall in Porto.
Enjoy a Port Wine Tasting in Porto.
Visit Coimbra University, one of the oldest universities in Europe. 

Visit the Basilica of Our Lady of the Rosary in Fatima one of the most important Catholic shrines in the world.
Tour the Convent of Christ in Tomar, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Visit the Cathedral of Lisbon, the oldest place of worship in the city.
 Excursion to the unique Ossuary Chapel in Evora.

Deposit will be $300.00 per per person to confirm your reservation.


If you have any questions call 678 325 8351.


DAY 1, Tuesday - Depart for Portugal
 

DAY 2, Wednesday - Arrive in Porto
Arrive in Porto and transfer to your hotel. Balance of the day is at   leisure to explore Portugal’s second largest city. In the evening, at   approximately 7 pm, meet your Tour Manager and fellow travelers and   enjoy a Welcome Drink and orientation meeting on the sensational journey   that lies ahead, followed by a Welcome Dinner
Overnight: Porto
Meals: Dinner


DAY 3, Thursday - Porto City Tour
Today, enjoy a sightseeing tour of Porto with a local guide. Take a   panoramic drive to the mouth of the Douro River, and visit the Church of   Sao Francisco and the Stock Exchange, renowned for its exquisite   neoclassical façade and ornate gilded Arabian Hall. Finish the tour with   a visit to a Port Wine Cellar for a tasting. Spend the balance of the   day at leisure or, choose to participate in the optional Douro River   Cruise with local meal. Enjoy a meal of local specialties in a typical   restaurant, then cruise along the colorful river valley, viewing the   city from a new perspective. Pass by the numerous port wine cellars and   under the magnificent bridges crossing the valley
Optional: Douro River Cruise with Local Meal (PM)
Overnight: Porto
Meals: Breakfast


DAY 4, Friday - Coimbra, Drive to Tomar, Convent of Christ
This morning, depart Porto and drive south to Coimbra, the   third-largest city in Portugal. Visit the university of Coimbra, among   the oldest universities in Europe, with more than 700 years of history.   Continue your journey to Tomar, one of Portugal’s historical jewels.   Upon arrival, visit the hilltop Convent of Christ with its famous   Manueline window. Tonight, dinner is at your hotel
Overnight: Tomar
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner


DAY 5, Saturday - Fatima, Drive to LisbonThis morning drive to Lisbon. Stop in Fatima, one of the most  important  Catholic shrines in the world dedicated to the Virgin Mary.  Its  Sanctuary welcomes millions of pilgrims from all over the world.   Fatima's fame is due to the Apparitions of Our Lady of the Rosary that   appeared to three shepherd children in 1917. Here, visit the great   Basilica of Our Lady of the Rosary built in neoclassical style, flanked   by colonnades linking it with the extensive convent. Continue your   journey to Lisbon, one of the oldest cities in Europe, over 2,000 years   old, and capital of Portugal since 1147. Tonight, attend the optional   Fado Dinner. Travel to one of Lisbon's oldest districts and join one of   the popular performances of local songs, accompanied by a gentle guitar   playing Portuguese melodies. Enjoy dinner with wine before a brief  drive  through the illuminated city
Optional: Fado Dinner (PM)
Overnight: Lisbon
Meals: Breakfast


DAY 6, Sunday - Lisbon City Tour
 Today’s tour of Lisbon highlights the variety of heritage and styles   that make it one of Europe’s most beautiful cities. You begin with a   view of the treasured 16th century Belem Tower, a monument to Portugal’s   Age of Discovery. Afterward, visit the Jeronimos Monastery, an   impressive symbol of the country’s power and wealth and resting place of   explorer Vasco de Gama. Take a walk along the winding cobblestone   streets to Alfama, the old Fisherman’s Quarter, nestled between the   Grand Castle and the River Tagus. The afternoon is at leisure or, join   the optional tour to quaint Sintra, the “Glorious Eden” of Lord Byron,   and ancient summer retreat of the royal court, highlighted by lavish   romantic castles and stunning monuments. Visit the Sintra Royal Palace, a  15th-century royal residence, containing one of the largest tile   collections in Portugal. Then enjoy some free time in the Village   Historical Center before returning to Lisbon
Optional: Half Day Sintra Tour (PM)
Overnight: Lisbon   

Meals: breakfast


DAY 7, Monday - Excursion to Evora
This morning, head to Evora. Take a guided tour and discover the  town's massive walls and Roman Temple, early Gothic Cathedral, and Sao   Francisco Church that is famous for its Ossuary chapel, whose walls are   decorated with thousands of human bones and skulls. Continue to  Evora's  main square, the Praça do Giraldo, and walk through the cobbled  streets  of this former royal town. Later, return to Lisbon. Tonight,  enjoy a  delectable Farewell Dinner with your fellow travelers.   Overnight: Lisbon    Meals: Breakfast, Dinner


DAY 8, Tuesday - Depart Portugal
Transfer to the airport for your departure flight
Meals: Breakfast