Lisbon City Break
- Discover Lisbon’s ornate architecture, delicious food & rich heritage on this 3-night Portugal holiday.
- Stay in a centrally located hotel for easy access to all of the city’s must-see highlights.
- Learn about Lisbon’s fascinating history from an expert, local guide on a half day city tour.
- Enjoy plenty of free time to explore the city on your own, with tips from our local guide.
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Your Escorted Lisbon City Break Holiday
Join us on this great value 3-night city break to Lisbon, one of Europe’s most underrated capital cities. Our hotel is conveniently located near Lisbon’s city centre, so we’ll be able to make the most out of our short time in this incredible destination. On this guided holiday, we’ll immerse ourselves in the city's history, traditions and culture on a half day sightseeing tour with one of our award-winning guides. We’ll take in the stunning highlights of this fantastic city including the UNESCO listed Belem Tower and the Monument to the Discoveries. We’ll also enjoy plenty of free time to relax on one of the beautiful surrounding beaches or to explore this enthralling city at our own pace. Combining relaxation with culture and sandy beaches, this is the perfect Portugal city break.
Activity Level: Leisurely
Travel to Portugal
Arrive in Lisbon
You will be met by our local representative in the arrivals area of the airport before being transferred to your hotel.
Guided City Tour of Lisbon
After breakfast we explore the capital city Lisbon. Our expert local guide will take us on a panoramic tour of the city’s highlights, including the main avenues and squares of Marques de Pombal, Liberty Avenue and Rossio. Also included is the Belém district where you can find the Jerónimos church (viewed from the outside) and photo stops at the Tower of Belém and the Discoveries Monument.
Free Time at Leisure
You will then have free time to enjoy lunch and explore the city at your own pace. Your guide will be happy to suggest activities to suit your interests.
At Leisure or Optional Excursion
Free Time in Lisbon
Today is free to spend as you wish. We recommend you make your way to Sintra , a lovely town with a luxuriant vegetation and unique monuments, where the Portuguese Royal family used to spend summer.
Optional Excursion - Sintra & Cascais
Enjoy a panoramic coastal drive past the town of Estoril before visiting the colourful fishing village and seaside resort of Cascais. Our journey continues to picturesque Sintra, where the Portuguese Royal family used to spend their summers; discover more on an orientation tour in the historic centre. Uncover more of Sintra’s charms, with time at leisure to walk through the winding medieval streets and savour the local pastries, “queijadas". For those who wish to explore more of this fairy-tale town, it is possible to return to Lisbon by train later in the afternoon (this will be at own expense).
This excursion is subject to minimum numbers.
Transfer from your hotel to the airport for your flight home with guide assistance.
Know before you go
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.
Do I need a Visa?
Please visit our visa page for information on requirements for each country's entry requirements
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.
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