Estoril & The Lisbon Coast - Solo Traveller

Estoril & The Lisbon Coast - Solo Traveller

Estoril & The Lisbon Coast - Solo TravellerPortugal
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77 Nights
Half Board
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    Your Guided Solo Traveller Holiday To Estoril & Lisbon Coast 

    For the perfect combination of beach holiday and sightseeing, join us on this solo traveller holiday to the Portuguese coast. We'll be based in the beautiful resort towns of Estoril or Cascais , both located just half an hour away from the capital. We'll enjoy a guided day trip to Lisbon, where we'll learn about Portugal’s fascinating maritime history at the Belem Tower, explore the vibrant colourful backstreets of the Moorish influenced Alfama and ride the famous Elevador de Santa Justa in the Baixa district. We’ll also enjoy visits to the fairy-tale town of Sintra, the charming towns of Óbidos and Alcobaça and the traditional fishing village of Nazaré. This leisurely tour also includes plenty of free time for you to relax on the Portuguese beaches or see more on your own or with your fellow travellers.

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    Trip Itinerary

    Activity Level 2

    Activity Level: Leisurely

    What does this level mean?


    Travel to Portugal


    Transfer to Estoril or Cascais

    Upon arrival in Lisbon, we will be met by our local representative who will accompany us on the transfer to our hotel in your chosen resort of Estoril or Cascais.

    Let’s unpack and relax after our journey and get to know our hotel and its surroundings.



    Half Day Guided Excursion to Sintra

    Time: MorningMorning

    We begin our sightseeing with a half day guided excursion to nearby Sintra. where we will uncover the history and treasures of Sintra National Palace, a beautiful 16th century palace that is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Located in the foothills of the Sintra Mountains, this palace with a fairy-tale setting is where the Portuguese Royal Family formerly spent their summers.



    Lisbon City Tour

    Time: MorningMorning

    We discover more on a full day guided excursion to the capital city of Lisbon. Join us to explore the sights that represent Portugal’s remarkable historical power during the Age of Discovery, such as the Monument to the Discoveries, Belem Tower, Jerónimos Monastery (viewed from the outside), Rossio, Avenue of Liberdade and Marquês de Pombal Square. Following the tour, there will be time to enjoy some shopping and uncover the city at our own pace, before returning to our hotel.

    At Leisure


    Free Time to Explore

    Time: MorningMorning

    Today is free for independent exploration and relaxing in this lovely coastal area. Our expert guide will be happy to provide advice and suggestions for the best local sights and activities.

    At Leisure


    Explore Cascais

    On another day at leisure, we can visit the nearby resort of Cascais.  Once a Royal retreat, today it is a lively town with grand mansions, beaches and a busy fishing harbour.   We can also take advantage of the local train service and pay a return visit to see more of the captivating city of Lisbon.

    Obidos, Alcobaca & Nazare


    Full Day Guided tour

    Time: Full DayFull Day

    We’ll begin today’s excursion with a visit to the picturesque walled town of Óbidos where we will take a walking tour through its cobblestone streets, overlooked by a 12th-century castle.  There will be some free time here before departing to Alcobaça, where we discover a magnificent Cistercian monastery founded in the 12th century. We then continue to Nazaré, a charming town with whitewashed cottages, cobbled lanes and magnificent sea views from its vast sandy beach. Lunch is included at a local restaurant in Nazaré.

    At Leisure


    Go Sightseeing in Estoril or Cascais

    Time: MorningMorning

    On this last day of leisure, let’s breathe in the fresh Atlantic air as we stroll the seafront between Estoril and Cascais, stopping for a beachside ice cream or coffee and browsing the shops for souvenirs to take home.

    Return Home


    Depart Portugal

    Today, we bid farewell to Estoril and transfer from our hotel to Lisbon Airport for our homeward flight.

    * We aim to operate your tour itinerary according to the format shown. Occasionally, local conditions and unexpected events may result in adjustments to the planned schedule. We kindly ask for your understanding and flexibility in the event of any changes.

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    Know before you go

    What if there is an emergency?

    We have local representatives in all of our destinations who are available 24/7 as well as an emergency contact number for our offices in Ireland should you ever need it.

    Do I need a Visa?

    Please visit our visa page for information on requirements for each country's entry requirements

    Will I be met at the airport?

    You will be met on arrival at your destination airport and transferred to your accommodation. You will be accompanied on all included excursions by your Travel Department guide. Your expert local guide is also available to give you tips and advice on any aspect of your holiday.

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