This self-drive perfectly combines a city
break with coastal relaxation. Stay for 3
nights in the capital of Lisbon and then
drive south to the Algarve, where you can
enjoy a round or two of golf at one of the
excellent courses, relax with a spa treatment
or unwind on the sandy beaches.
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Fly to Lisbon and transfer to the Vintage Lisboa
Hotel for 3 nights. (N)
Full days at leisure. Visit the Unesco-listed Tower
of Belem; explore the narrow winding streets
of the charming Alfama district, Lisbon's oldest
quarter; visit the Castelo de Sao Jorge; and take
a stroll through the Jeronimos monastery, the
final resting place of Vasco de Gama. (B)
Collect your hire car (based on group B car
rental) and self-drive to Portimão. Stay 4 nights
at the Bela Vista Hotel & Spa (or similar). (B)
Full days at leisure. The old town of Albufeira
has cobbled streets lined with shops, cafes and
restaurants, perfect for a day out while the
area of São Joao is known for its lively nightlife.
There are also two main beaches: Praia dos Pescadores, or the fisherman's beach, and Praia
do Tunel, accessed via a tunnel through the
Drive to Faro airport and drop off your hire car.
Fly back home. (B)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast,
L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
This tour is based in 4- and
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The Bela Vista Hotel & Spa is set in a historical building dating back to 1918 with direct access to the beach. The hotel consists of three separate houses, each with a unique design, providing boutique accommodation on the cliffs of Praia da Rocha. Most of the rooms have private balconies with views of the Atlantic Ocean and are decorated in a marine theme. The palm-lined swimming pool and peaceful gardens are idyllic during the day while the restaurant's terrace is perfect for alfresco dining as the sun sets.
Features: 38 rooms, restaurant, bar, seasonal outdoor swimming pool, spa & wellness centre, fitness centre, sauna, tennis court.
Room amenities: Air conditioning, cable television, safe, hairdryer,...
The Hotel Vintage House Lisboa reflects the spirit of Lisbon itself: contemporary and stylish yet with a delightful vintage ambience. Warm cream colours, comfortable wing back chairs and subtle lighting are combined with black and white photographs of old Lisbon and antique objects and furniture to create an atmosphere of distinction and repose. Modern design complements the whole, from the contemporary fireplaces, heated terrace sunshades and sublime spa facilities to the fabulous bathrooms and well-appointed bedrooms.
Features: 56 rooms, restaurant, bar, fitness centre, terrace, indoor swimming pool, Wi-Fi.
Room amenities: Air conditioning, safe, television, minibar,...
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LNU2017: 7 Nights