ORIGIN | LISBON
Arrival in Lisbon and reception at the airport by a VEFA TRAVEL representative, transfer to the hotel for accommodation, dinner and accommodation.
LISBON | ÓBIDOS | BATALHA | COIMBRA
After breakfast departure to Óbidos. Pedestrian tour of the medieval village, located within the walls of the 13th century. result of several architectural interventions over the centuries Free Time. Continue to Batalha, Visit to the Church and the Cloister of the “Dominican Monastery of Santa Maria da Vitória” (included), a masterpiece of late Gothic architecture, Portuguese or “Manueline” style, classified by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. Lunch. We continue to Coimbra, the third largest city in Portugal located on the banks of the Mondego River. Visit to the University of Coimbra, which is one of the oldest in Europe and in the world. Arrival at the hotel for accommodation, dinner and accommodation.
GUIMARÃES | BRAGA
Breakfast and departure to Guimarães “O Berço da Nação”, visit to the Castle and its historic center. Cable car ride to Nossa Senhora da Penha. Lunch. Then we continue to Braga, visiting the monuments of the city, such as “Torre de Menagem”, “Paço Episcopal”, “Sé de Braga” and the Santa Bárbara Gardens. Arrival at the hotel for accommodation, dinner and accommodation.
BRAGA | PORTO
After breakfast, visit the “Bom Jesus de Braga” and “Nossa Senhora do Sameiro” Sanctuaries. Leisure. We continue to Vila Nova de Gaia, a city located in front of the city of Porto, being divided by the Douro River. Lunch. Cable car ride with a unique view over the cities, visit to one of the Port Wine Cellars with wine tasting included. Arrival at the hotel for accommodation and after departure for a typical dinner. Return to the hotel for accommodation.
After breakfast departure for a panoramic tour of the historic city center, Porto Cathedral, Torre dos Clérigos, S. Francisco Church, passing through Foz do Rio Douro, Ribeira, Avenida dos Aliados. Cruise of the 6 Bridges along the Douro River. Lunch. Free afternoon. Return to the hotel for dinner and accommodation.
PORTO | AVEIRO | FATIMA
After breakfast, departure to the city of AVEIRO, called “Veneza Portuguesa”. Boat trip on the “Moliceiros”, passing through the channels of the Ria de Aveiro. Leisure. We continue to Fátima, visit to Valinhos, Aljustrel where there are the Museu dos Três Pastorinhos houses. Visit to the Sanctuary of Fátima, a place of devotion on a prodigious scale and one of the main places of Mariana pilgrimage in the world. Arrival at the hotel accommodation, dinner and accommodation. After dinner, free time to participate in the International Rosary and Candles Procession (to be confirmed by the Sanctuary).
FÁTIMA | SINTRA | CABO DA ROCA | CASCAIS | ESTORIL | LISBON
After breakfast departure towards SINTRA. Guided tour of the historic city center and National Palace of Sintra (included), walk through the historic streets of the city. Leisure. Lunch. We continue to Cabo da Roca. Panoramic tour of Guincho Beach, Cascais and Estoril. Arrival at the hotel for accommodation, dinner and accommodation.
After breakfast, departure to the historic city center and see the “Torre de Belém”, “Monumento dos Descobrimentos”, Jerónimos Monastery (included) the famous 'Pastéis de Belém' pastry shop. Lunch. Then we will see Parque Eduardo VII, Bairro Alto, Alfama, Chiado, Belém and Praça do Comércio. Arrival at the hotel for accommodation, dinner and accommodation.
LISBON | RETURN | ORIGIN
After breakfast time until transfer time to the airport for return trip.