6 DAY PORTO, FATIMA, LISBON TOUR from MADRID - 6 days / 5 nights (PTC)

**NEW TOUR ITINERARY**

6 DAY PORTO & LISBON & FATIMA TOUR from MADRID (PTC)

DEPARTS MADRID / TUESDAYS: 03 April 2018 - 26 March 2019

Visits: Avila, Salamanca, Porto, Coimbra, Fatima, Batalha, Nazare, Alcobaca, Lisbon, Caceres

2018 Itinerary:
Day 1 (Tuesday):                   MADRID / ALIVIA / SALAMANCA / PORTO
Depart at 0830 from the Julia Bus Terminal (Plaza de Oriente) and drive to Alivia, a city that preserves its medieval wall; a short stop to see the wall and the old town, then onto Salamanca. Free time in this University City; next depart to the Portuguese border until we reach the city of Porto. Accommodation.
 
Day 2 (Wednesday):              PORTO
After breakfast enjoy a panoramic tour of this World Heritage city; to admire the Cathedral, the stock Exchange building and the Santa Clara church. Finish the tour at a local wine cellar to experience a tasting of the famous “Port wine”. Dinner and accommodation.
 
Day 3 (Thursday):                 PORTO/ COIMBRA / FATIMA
Breakfast and depart to Coimbra, site of one of the oldest universities in Europe, famous as a centre of learning and culture as seen in ancient streets and architecture,and birthplace of Fado, the music of Portugal. Free time, then continue to Fatima, centre of the Christian Faith and World Pilgrimage Sanctuary with its impressive Basilica and the Cova da Iria place where the Virgin Maryappeared. The Chapel of the Apparitions, heart of the sanctuary, with the tombs of the three shepherds, Lucia, Francisco and Jacinta. Tonight there is the possibility to attend the procession of the candles. Accommodation.
 
Day 4 (Friday):                       FATIMA / BATALHA / NAZARE / ALCOBACA / LISBON
After breakfast depart to the Batalha Monastery, a masterpiece of Gothic and Manueline style considered a World Heritage place by UNESCO. Continue to the picturesque fishing town of Nazare. Free time and continue to Alcobaca (World Heritage) visit the 12th century church and admire the tombs of Pedro and Ines de Castro and then to Lisbon. Accommodation. Optional night tour to attend a show of Fado, typical Portuguese song and music.
 
Day 5 (Saturday):                  LISBON
After breakfast a morning sightseeing tour of the ancient Olissipo, drive through its main squares and avenues, Belem Tower, Jeronimos Monastery, Coach Museum, Monument to the Discoveries, Marquis of Pombal Square, Liberty Avenue, the Alfama quarter and the old city gathered next to the castle, with buildings nested in narrow twisting “Ruas” full of colour housing the genuine “tebernas” where Fado sounds as a missing past. Accommodation.
 
Day 6 (Sunday):                     LISBON / CACERES / MADRID
Breakfast and depart for Caceres (World Heritage City)because of the city's blend of Roman, Islamic, Northern Gothic and Italian Renaissance architecture. We will walk through its Plaza Mayor and the Old Town with its Medieval Quarter. Continue to Madrid. END OF TOUR.
2018 Departure Dates
Tuesdays
2019 Departure Dates
Tuesdays
Per Person
in Double / Twin Room
Per Person
in Single Room
April: 17
March: 29
 
AU$1125 AU$1565
April: 3, 10
May: 8
June: 5, 12, 19, 26
November: 6, 27
December: 25
January: 1, 22
February: 5, 19
March: 19, 26
AU$1045 AU$1485
July: 3, 10, 24, 31
August: 7, 14, 21, 28
September: 4, 11, 25
October: 9, 16, 23, 30
 
AU$1090 AU$1535
  • (B/L/D) = Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Seasonal supplements may apply
TIMELESS COACH TOUR INCLUSIONS
  • Transportation in air conditioned vehicle
  • Accommodation including daily breakfast
  • Guided visits in Porto & Lisbon
  • Monument entry fees
Regular guaranteed departure coach tour by air-conditioned vehicle with multilingual escort/guides.
Tour departs from Plaza de Oriente, Julia Travel Bus Terminal, Madrid
Excludes locally payable Tourist City Taxes

Generally, coach tours in Spain, Portugal & Morocco use local guides in cities and destinations visited. Tours are also normally accompanied by a multilingual tour escort unless they are specifically listed as only ‘English Speaking’. Your tour may comprise a combination of tours and other participants in your tour may be going to or leaving for other destinations. Your tour escort may also change during the course of your program. Your fellow travellers could be from all over the world, speaking various languages. Tour information and descriptions will be given in English, and possibly Spanish and other language(s) depending on those spoken by tour participants.

AttachmentSize
6 day Porto Lisbon Fatima Tour from Madrid PTC April 2018-March 2019 -Printer Friendly Version (PDF)334.64 KB

For further tour information or to book a tour, please contact Timeless Tours.

  • We reserve the right to change all prices and programs without notice
  • All prices are per person unless otherwise stated
  • All prices on this website are in Australian Dollars unless otherwise stated