If your journey to Portugal starts in Lisbon then think about staying in Cascais. Cascais and Estoril are Lisbon’s beach playground. And with shops restaurants and night life to keep you busy. Cascais is the gateway to the mystical Sintra. Some of the best golf courses in Europe are at your doorstep. Situated at the mouth of the mighty Tejo Cascais is just a 40 minute train trip to downtown Lisbon. Play Cascais.
Whether Porto is your only port of call in Portugal or the start of your journey through the Douro our Start With A City Break over six days will introduce you to the best that Porto has to offer. And Porto has many secrets to reveal. Its secrets are in its narrow streets and its hills. Behind the doors of its old buildings. Secrets clinging to the shores of the wonderful Douro. Secrets of history culture food and wine.
Whether Lisbon is your only experience of Portugal or the start of a longer tour leading into another Cool Portugal experience our Start With A City Break over six days will introduce you to the best that Portugal’s capital has to offer. And Lisbon has much to entice you. It is romantic. It has soul. It has culture and history. Experience Lisbon.
From the city to the middle of the Atlantic. Over 16 days you will experience the sophistication and vibrancy of Lisbon and Porto and the stunning beauty of two isolated islands in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean. Lisbon and Porto with their hills and majestic rivers. The food and wine. The shops and nightlife. The pulse of cities racing through you. And then to the charm and other world of Madeira and the Azores. The grandeur of the landscape. The cliffs and the lakes. And a way of life that will enthral you.
From the beauty and pulse of Lisbon, to the stillness of the Alentejo sky, and to the magic of Sintra this eight day fully guided package offers you the full range of contrast from the majesty of Portugal’s past, the serenity of its agricultural lands and the cultural and social energy of Lisbon. You will experience a landscape of beauty, fine food and wine, and some wonderful accommodation.