Enchanting Portugal Self Drive Journey from Lisbon to Porto
DISCOVERY DRIVE JOURNEY - Departs daily -8 day/7-night package featuring Lisbon, Obidos, Coimbra, Douro Valley and Porto. Includes accommodation at a hotel of your choice, an automatic compact rental car for 8 to 9 days and suggested sightseeing tours of your choice.
- Accommodations as per itinerary
- Rental vehicle with outlined inclusions
- Items of a personal nature
- All other items not mentioned as included
- Rental vehicle gas, parking, tolls, and all other items not listed as included
- Select local taxes where applicable
Lisbon - Arrival
Welcome to Lisbon! Upon arrival at the Lisbon Airport, you will pick up rental vehicle and drive approximately 20- minutes to Lisbon City Centre. Overnight in Lisbon.
Today, explore this charming city on your own or consider taking a private city highlights tour of Lisbon, capital of Portugal, colonized by many civilizations through the centuries including the Phoenicians, Greeks, Carthaginians, Romans, Moors and finally the Portuguese after 1147. Overnight in Lisbon.
Lisbon- Obidos- Coimbra
In the morning, drive approximately 55-minutes to Obidos and visit religious city of Fatima, Batalha Monastery. Explore medieval city of Obidos and continue to Coimbra. You will drive approximately 2-hours to reach the city. Visit the oldest university in Portugal, Royal Palace, The Cathedral and Santa Cruz Monastery. Overnight in Coimbra.
Coimbra- Douro Valley
Today, drive approximately 1-hour 50- minutes to Douro Valley. Upon arrival, check-in your hotel and the spend the rest of the day at leisure. For the evening, you can consider a sunset cruise on Douro River. Overnight in Douro Valley Area.
Today, enjoy Douro Valley at your pace. You can take leisurely walk and drive around Pinhao Valley vineyards, visit farm house to taste local cuisine and delicious wine. We suggest you to stop by Vila Nova de Gaia cellars for Port wine tasting. Overnight in Douro Valley Area.
Douro Valley- Porto
In the morning, enjoy the surroundings of Douro Valley and drive approximately 1-hour 35- minutes to Porto. We suggest you to explore Porto eataries with local tastes and legendary wine. Overnight in Porto.
Today, explore historical “Oporto” at your pace. We suggest you to take River Cruise to Aveiro & Costa Nova or drive to Braga and Guimaraes depending on your travel interests. Overnight in Porto.
Today, check out from your hotel and drive approximately 30-minutes to Porto Airport where you will return your rental vehicle and check-in for your onward flight.