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 Palacio do Governador for 3 nights.
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 5-star accommodation.
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LNU2019: 7 Nights