Project Description

Get to know the best wine regions starting in Madrid and travelling though Lisbon, Sintra, Coimbra, Douro Wine Region, Porto and Albariño Wine in Galicia. Best local gastronomy and an amazing landscape in one enjoyable 14-day tour with a combination of sightseeing, guided visits, self-drive and free time to explore independently. This tour includes 4-star hotel accommodation, daily breakfasts, private transfers, and other great experiences.

 

Arrival to Madrid and transfer to hotel in the city centre. Check into your very well central located hotel. Walk around Paseo del Prado, Gran Vía, etc.

Four star hotel – Accommodation and Breakfast –Standard Room

 

Day off in Madrid. We can check some activities or just explore the city at your own leisure

Four star hotel – Accommodation and Breakfast – Standard Room

 

At prearranged time, guided group tour to Toledo.

Located 70 km away from Madrid is Toledo, a beautiful city-museum declared World Heritage Site by UNESCO. It is one of the oldest towns in Europe and has a great artistic beauty and buildings from almost all periods in history (Arabian, Gothic, Mudejar, Renaissance and Baroque style). Toledo is called the “City of the Three Cultures”, since Christians, Muslims and Jews lived together. In the XVI century, it was also the place of residence of the great painter El Greco. This full-day excursion: Outside view of the Cathedral; Church of St. Tomé with El Entierro del Conde de Orgaz, masterpiece of El Greco; Synagogue of Sta. María la Blanca; Museum of Victorio Macho and panoramic sightseeing of Toledo.

It also includes the inside tour of the Cathedral. Its architecture shows all the stages of Spanish Gothic, and the inside of the building contains a large number of artworks (stained glasses, choir, main chapel, altarpieces, El Greco paintings, etc.) The visit continues with the Mosque of Cristo de La Luz.

INCLUDES:

  • Air conditioned motor coach.
  • Bilingual official guide.
  • Entrance to Church of St. Tomé
  • Entrance to Synagogue of Santa Maria la Blanca.
  • Commented tasting of 3 wines and an appetizer
  • Entrance to Mosque of El Cristo de la Luz
  • Entrance to Cathedral of Toledo.
  • Gastronomic lunch

 

After breakfast, transfer to airport and fly to Lisbon (flight not included). On arrival, private transfer to your hotel in Sintra.

Boutique hotel-Accommodation and Breakfast –Standard room

 

After breakfast you will have to take the train not included to Lisbon (about 35 mints) and met the guide for a half day guided group tour to Lisbon.

See and taste your way through the city on this adventure packed Lisbon tour. With historic highlights, culinary delights, and local interaction, it’s a unique insight into the heart of this amazing place.  You will explore the magnetic neighborhood of Mouraria – a melting pot of cultures from far and wide, and a place you won’t see on other Lisbon tours. Portugal’s seafaring past has allowed many different cultural influences to contribute to the richness of modern-day Lisbon. Pass small churches, mosques, and shops selling goods from far-flung places. Learn about Fado (Lisbon’s unique music) and walk past the birthplace of the legendary Maria Severa, Fado’s first superstar who used to sing in Lisbon’s taverns many years ago. Soak up some Lisbon sightseeing highlights and history while visiting churches and taverns, then stop to taste Portuguese cheese and authentic, locally made marmalade. Explore the highlights of the cultural and bohemian districts of Chiado, Bairro Alto, and Bica as you travel through Lisbon. We’ll stop off at a gorgeous viewpoint in Bairro Alto to take in the Lisbon panorama and have a refreshing drink.

After the tour you will have time off to explore the rest of the city

Day off at your own leisure, visiting Sintra or you can take the train back to Lisbon

Boutique hotel-Accommodation and Breakfast –Standard room

 

 

After breakfast at your convenient time, train included from Sintra to Coimbra (about three hours).


Four star hotel – Accommodation and Breakfast  Standard room

 

In the morning, walk around Coimbra. In the afternoon,pick up car rental and drive to Douro wine region-Night in a village in Douro such as Penafiel or Amarante. Amazing scenery and beautiful area with all the wineries.

FORD FOCUS OR SIMILAR


Four star hotel -Accommodation and Breakfast. Standard Room

 

Douro region to explore at your own leisure. Drive to towns such as Pinhao, Peso da Regua, etc…to see the beautiful scenery of the river and vineyards all around. Possible visits to some Douro wineries.

Four star hotel -Accommodation and Breakfast. Standard Room

At your convenient time, drive to Galicia-Salnes area, south Galicia ( about 2 hours driving) Beautiful place for landscapes and Albariño white wine. Night in Meaño.

Boutique hotel -Accommodation and Breakfast. Standard Room

Day off to explore the area

Optional activity not included: Bike ride through Illa de Arousa, beautiful scenery and you can see the fisherman activity in the area and also de “Mariscadoras” ladies collecting clams from the ocean. One of the best places for seafood. You can also explore the towns of Cambados and O Grove both beautiful seaside towns.

We can also book you a visit to an Albariño winery (optional)

Boutique hotel -Accommodation and Breakfast

At your convenient time, drive to Porto and car rental return. Night in Porto.

Four star hotel -Accommodation and Breakfast. Standard room

Day off in the city.

Optional Activity not included: Half day tour of the city and boat cruise along Douro river. Visit to some Porto wineries across the river.-

Four star hotel -Accommodation and Breakfast. Standard room

After breakfast and depending on your flight time, transfer to the airport for your flight back

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Guaranteed departures 2019: Every first Saturday of the month

Includes:

  • 3 nights in Madrid. Accommodation and breakfast
  • 3 nights in Sintra (Lisbon area) accommodation and breakfast
  • 1 night in Coimbra accommodation and breakfast
  • 2 nights in Douro region accommodation and breakfast
  • 2 nights in Salnes-Galicia accommodation and breakfast
  • 2 nights in Oporto accommodation and breakfast
  • Transfer from Madrid airport to hotel in Madrid
  • Transfer from Lisbon airport to hotel in Sintra
  • Transfer to Oporto airport from hotel
  • Day tour to Toledo.
  • Half day tour Lisbon
  • Train tickets from Sintra to Coimbra
  • Car rental in Coimbra, drop off in Porto city. Includes: Unlimited mileage. Full insurance. Airport charges and Additional driver.
  • 24 hour telephone assistance.

Rates depending on season and number of people, send us a message for more info.