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Northern Portugal Holidays

Explore Portugal’s scenic, unhurried north with our walking holidays, road trips & tailormade tours

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July & August

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The summer is a time for gentle strolls on the Atlantic

Summer sun
July and August

If you’re wondering whether you can sneak a few days in Minho into a summer holiday in Portugal (or which loops up into Galicia) then we’d certainly put it on the table.

Temperatures generally stay below 30 degrees and rainfall tales right off. So whilst there are better, more comfortable months to spend all day out walking, if we’re sensible about the planning and give you a good range of activities to choose from, then why not?

Jump down to the Costa Vicentina in Alentejo and you have the makings of a terrific, if a little tropical summer break.

Trip idea: Great Road Trips: Portugal from Porto to Lisbon

Exceptional Holidays

Best in class holidays, service, characterful hotels, lovely locals, food and beautiful walks - that's what our clients tell us they love about our holidays, as noted in the highest possible 5* Feefo Platinum Award.

ATOL and ABTOT protected.

Certified B Corp

We are one of the first UK travel companies to be certified B Corp – regarded by The Independent as the premier sustainability certification, and described by Which? as "meeting the highest standards of social and environmental performance".

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Award-winning Travel Positive

We are proud to have been recipients of awards from both Wanderlust and LUXLife for our sustainable Travel Positive initiative, that includes balancing carbon by 160%, and providing 1% of our revenue to the planet.