Portugal's Picturesque 'Silver' Coast by Air

  • 9 Day Tour
  • 8 Sights Visited
  • 3 to 4 Star Rating

Day 1

Fly to Lisbon, where you will be met and transferred to your hotel for three nights.

  • Included meals: Dinner

Day 2 - Lisbon

Full day in Lisbon. We include a panoramic guided tour seeing the main sights before visiting the Belem area of the city and, in particular, the Monument of Discoveries and the Jeronimos Monastery.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner


Day 3 - Sintra & Cascais

Join our full-day, optional excursion, first to Sintra, once a favourite of Portuguese royalty. See the National Palace in Sintra. Later, we visit the coastal resort of Cascais.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 4 - Obidos

We leave Lisbon and head north to the pretty walled town of Obidos and Quinta do Sanguinhal winery and vineyards. See the winemaking techniques, along with a tour of the vineyard followed by winetasting. Continue to our hotel in Figueira da Foz for a five-night stay.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner


Day 5 - Fatima

Morning at leisure. Join our included afternoon guided excursion to the pilgrimage town of Fatima. Explore the beautiful architecture of the town and see the most famous sights – the Batalha church and monastery.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner


Day 6 - Porto

Optional excursion to Porto, a wonderful, walled city on the banks of the Douro River and birthplace of the famous fortified wine. Your guided tour will show many sights linked to Porto’s history, the scenic historical quarter and cathedral, before our day ends at a traditional Porto wine cellar.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner


Day 7 - Nazaré

Optional excursion to the picturesque village of Nazaré. It is said that the village got its name from a statue of the Virgin Mary brought to town from Nazareth by a monk in the 4th century. Today, it is Portugal’s most famous fishing village, having always drawn visitors to its beautiful beaches. You may still see the old Phoenician styled fishing boats, brightly coloured with eyes painted on them, supposedly with the magical power to avert storms.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 8 - Coimbra

Enjoy an included, guided excursion taking in the pretty town of Coimbra, where we enjoy entrance to the University library and also a Fado Show with traditional Portuguese music.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 9

To Lisbon for our return flight home.

  • Included meals: Breakfast

Prices are per person, based on two sharing.

Extras: optional excursions; single room supplement from £239; travel insurance from £47.95; flight supplements may apply. 

FAQ's about our tours

Certain excursions are included in the price of your holiday. If you choose not to go on an included excursion, for whatever reason, no refunds will be made.
Yes, you will receive one with your Travel Documents, which are sent 7-10 days before departure.
We believe that our holidays may not be suitable for children under 8 years old (except for Disneyland Paris bookings) however, we will consider individual requests on application. Customers aged 18 and under at the time of travel must be accompanied by an adult, parent or guardian aged over 18 years old.
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We do have holidays that are suitable for wheelchair users, however the person using the wheelchair will need to be able to get on and off the coach if a coach tour is booked. Our coaches are not suitable for someone who is wheelchair reliant as we can only take folding wheelchairs that are stored in the luggage compartment.

We cannot guarantee that assistance will be available for the disabled person / wheelchair user and such bookings will only be accepted if that person is travelling with an able-bodied person who is fully able to attend to the needs of his/her co-traveller.

Passengers travelling by Eurostar in standard class seats must be able to walk 200 yards (183 metres) unaided. Please note; only collapsible wheelchairs are permitted on board standard class Eurostar coaches, as these must be stored in the luggage storage areas. Any passengers who are wheelchair reliant are required to be allocated in the 'Standard Premier' coaches where wheelchair user spaces are located. As these spaces are limited to 1 per train you must advise us immediately if you require them in order that we can reserve with Eurostar.

Excursions on our tours visit places of interest and public buildings. These may not be able to accommodate people with walking difficulties and wheelchair access may not be available. Excursions which include sightseeing tours may involve walking long distances and sometimes over cobbled or uneven surfaces.

The accommodation we use on our tours may not have ground floor rooms and in some instances lifts will not always be available. Occasionally access to your hotel may involve walking distances from the coach park and some hotels have a flight of steps to the Reception.

It is very important that checks are made with regard to the suitability of a tour for you prior to you make any booking with us.