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The Atlantic coast of Portugal has some of the most picturesque scenery on the Iberian peninsula. Combine the capital, Lisbon, with the regional town of Coimbra and finish with a stay in the historic town of Porto.
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Fly to Lisbon and transfer to the Avani Avenida Liberdade for 2 nights. (N)
Full day at leisure to explore Portugal's capital on foot, by tram or
aboard the funicular railways. The city has a fascinating maritime history
with many explorers setting off from here to discover the New World. (B)
Collect your hire car (based on group B car rental) and drive to
Coimbra. Stay for 2 nights at the Quinta das Lágrimas. (B)
Full day at leisure. Former capital of Portugal, Coimbra has many
exceptional buildings including its magnificent Romanesque cathedral.
It is home to one of the first universities to be established in Europe. (B)
Morning self-drive to Porto. Stay for 2 nights at the Eurostars Das
Artes Hotel. (B)
Full day at leisure to view the Unesco world heritage sites of Portugal’s
second city. Enjoy the buzzing bars and restaurants of the old town,
then cross the river to visit the Port cellars of long established names
such as Taylor’s and Graham’s. (B)
Drive to Porto 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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PCL2019: 6 Nights