Great Road Trips: Portugal from Porto to Lisbon

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Typical Duration

Between two great cities unfolds a sunny and scenic journey into the heart of Portuguese culture, food, wine and history, shared by locals and tailored to you.

What's Included

Key Inclusions

23 nights small independent hotels

All breakfasts

2 x lunches

6 x dinners

Medium-sized rental car

Walking notes and maps for self-guided walks

Guided Activities

Full-day winery visit

Boat and winery visit

Half-day city tour

Cooking workshop

5* Service

We have personally experienced & loved every aspect of this trip

Holiday Guide with advice, background information and recommendations

ABTOT / ATOL Financial protection

Local support throughout

24/7 emergency support

Industry-leading 160% carbon capture

Exclusive departure date

Please note: International travel & fuel for vehicle hire not included.

Day by day itinerary

Day 1

Arrive in Porto

Your holiday begins in Portugal's photogenic second city. From your boutique hotel in the heart of Porto's historic Ribeira Quarter you can stroll out for a relaxed dinner and sunset views.

Day 2

Discover Porto with your private guide

Day 3

Drive north to Portugal's oldest town

Day 4

Walk in the great terraces of Sistelo

Day 5

Cycle along the Minho river

Day 6

Cross the river into Spain

Day 7

Travel south-east from the Atlantic to the Douro

Day 8

Enjoy special access to a family quinta

Day 9

Walk through the vineyards

Day 10

Wander through Bussaco's palace gardens