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Lisbon, Coimbra & Porto

7 Nights | £489 pp


Outward Date: 14/12/2017 - Depart Manchester 1045 arrive Lisbon 1330

Return Date: 21/12/2017 - Depart Porto 0935 arrive Manchester 1205

Departing from Manchester

Day 1
Fly direct to Lisbon. On arrival join the private transfer to your hotel where you will spend 3 nights. 


Day 2
Lisbon: Explore the most historic district of Alfama. Perched high above the city you will find a mix of narrow, cobbled streets and historic buildings, influenced indelibly by the area's Moorish origins.


Day 3
Lisbon: Continue to enjoy the relaxed atmosphere of a capital city that doesn't come with all the usual commotion of being a nation's capital!


Day 4
Make your own way to the station for the journey by rail to Coimbra. The journey time is approximately 1hr 50mins.


Day 5
Coimbra: Atmospheric and beautiful, the city is home to Portugal's greatest university.


Day 6
Make your own way to the station for the journey by rail to Porto where you will spend 2 nights.


Day 7
Porto: Wander the historic Ribeira district, a Unesco World Heritage Site. For a relaxing afternoon why not cross the water and familiarise yourself with Porto's most celebrated export  - the port wine from the cellars of the Vila Nova Gaia.


Day 8
Join the private transfer from your hotel to the airport for the return flight to the UK.


Your Holiday Hotels

Our opinion… The Hotel Principe Lisboa is a practical choice, with well maintained rooms that are also quite spacious and represent real value for money.

Location… Avenida Duque De Avila, 201 Lisbon, 1050-082. Situated 15 minutes by metro from the city centre. The Hotel Principe Lisboa is within walking distance of Center for Modern Art and Gulbenkian Museum, plus Castle of Sao Jorge and Rossio Square. Guests can also walk to the centre through the picturesque Park Edward VII.

Accommodation… 70 air-conditioned rooms with minibars and safes. 32-inch LCD TVs with satellite channels. Bathrooms offer showers, hair dryers and complimentary toiletries.

Facilities… Principe Lisboa offers a breakfast room and bar/lounge area.

Transport… Public transport links are super with both metro and train links just under 500m away.

19 Reviews

Our opinion… An ideal base from which to explore Coimbra

Location… C. Abel Dias Urbano 12. The Hotel Dona Ines is located in the commercial heart of Coimbra, beside Rio Mondego. The hotel is about a 15 minute walk from the downtown area.

Accommodation… All rooms are ensuite and come with safety deposit Box, air conditioning, desk, hairdryer, telephone, radio, satellite channels, flat-screen TV and Minibar. Free WiFi is available in all rooms.

Facilities… The hotel has a bar, restaurant and outdoor pool.

4 Reviews

Our opinion... Lovely hotel in a great location.

Location... The hotel is ideally located for exploring Porto. From the hotel you can go walking to the Bolsa Palace, the Ribeira with all its lively bars, restaurants and markets, visit San Francisco church and the best nooks of Porto, such as the Casa del Infante Don Henrique and the Lello bookstore.

Accommodation... Standard rooms are well appointed and come with LCD TV, safe deposit box, heating and air conditioning, private bathroom with hairdryer, mirror and amenities.

Facilities... The hotel has a breakfast room and bar. Free WiFi is available throughout the hotel. There is also a TV room and luggage storage room.

Transport... The city buses run right outside the hotel.


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Your Holiday Price Includes

 Direct flights from Manchester to Lisbon returning from Porto
 3 nights at the 3* Principe Lisboa, Lisbon sharing a twin/double room
 2 nights at the 3* Dona Ines, Coimbra sharing a twin/double room
 2 nights at the 3* Da Bolsa, Porto sharing a twin/double room
 Standard class rail travel from Lisbon to Coimbra
 Standard class rail travel from Coimbra to Porto
 Return private airport transfers
 VAT
 UK Air Passenger Duty
 Breakfast
 Airport Taxes
 Services of Our 24 hour duty manager
 Checked Baggage

 

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