Lisbon and Sintra Weekend

Lisbon & Sintra Weekend

Come visit Portugal's Capital AND one of Europe's most fairytale towns on the Lisbon and Sintra Weekend Trip! We Love Spain can not wait to take you on their newest weekend adventure. Popular among all including those looking for amazing Erasmus Trips. Experience Walking tours, live music, enchanted palaces and more! This is the perfect weekend to make friends and immerse yourself in the Portuguese culture, all while having the time of your life!

Sleep in beautiful accommodation with private rooms (no huge shared dorm rooms) with your friends just walking distance to all the main sights in Lisbon. You will also have the chance to make friends from all around the world. This tour is fully organized and professional so you do not have to worry about a thing.

With We Love Spain you will get the absolute most out of your Portuguese adventure!

Trip Includes

Private Bus Transportation

Private Rooms in Beautiful Accommodation

Walking Tour of Lisbon

Visits and optional entrance to Torre de Belem

Visit and Entrance into Castillo San Jorge

Visit to Fairytale Town of Sintra

Optional: Visit & Entrance in to the Magical Palacio Quita da Regaleira

Optional: Guided Evening Tour with Portuguese tapas and live Fado Music

Professional Tour Guides

We Love Spain Coordinator

Free time for shopping, etc.

Travel Insurance

Dates, Booking, & More!
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DATES FALL 2022:

November 25-27

ALREADY BOOKED BUT FORGOT TO BOOK THE FADO & TAPAS TOUR? Book that HERE!

*Additional Dates and Departure Cities available for groups, write to info@welovespain.org

*Note – All online purchases for the Lisbon and Sintra Weekend Trip carry an online service fee of 4€.  If you would like to avoid these charges, you may book over the phone or via bank deposit or transfer.  For our account info please send an email to info@welovespain.org.

Prices and Optionals

TRIPS PRICES:

SALE!  Only 149€ if you book before October 30th!

Only 159€!

For Departures out of:

Sevilla, Huelva & Meet at hotel

*All trip prices below are based on triple or quadruple rooms.  There is a supplement for double and single rooms.  See below.

179€

FOR DEPARTURES OUT OF:
GRANADA & MALAGA 

*minimum requirement 15 people

 

*CÓRDOBA and JAEN DEPARTURES available for groups of 15 or more.  Just write us at info@welovespain.org.

OPTIONAL ACTIVITIES/SERVICES:

Optional Evening Tour w/ Portuguese Tapas & Live Fado Music: 30€

An awesome evening activity in Lisbon with local tour guide who will teach us about the history and birthplace of Fado music.  After exploring some of the most beautiful streets of Lisbon, we will enjoy typical Portuguese tapas while enjoying  live Fado music in one of Lisbon´s most famous bars.

Only 20 spots available per trip!

If you already booked the trip but decided to add the tour later or simply forgot to do so, you can book that individually HERE!

Lisbon and Sintra Weekend

Optional Visit and Entrance into Palacio Quinta da Regaleira: 10€

One of the most magical places on earth, this palace and surrounding gardens are a beautiful place to explore with secret caves, ponds, and inverted tunnels.  You can purchase this entrance while on the trip.

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Optional Entrance in Torre Belem: 3(students) – 6(adults)

We will be visiting the beautiful Torre de Belem with some free time to visit the tower, enjoy a Pastel de Belem, or enjoy the gorgeous views.  You will be able to book your entrance while on the trip.

Lisbon and Sintra Weekend

Double Room Supplement: 10€ per person

For couples or friends that want a private room together, you may have that by paying a double room supplement of 10€ per person.

*If you are two friends but would like to avoid the fee by sharing with one or two other travelers, please indicate that in your booking under room preference.

Individual Room Supplement: 69€

For those of you who would like their own room to themselves.

*If you are traveling alone but would like to avoid this fee, we will try to find you a roommate but it is not guaranteed.

*Note – All online purchases carry an online service fee.  If you would like to avoid these charges, you may book over the phone or via bank deposit or transfer.  For our account info please send an email to info@welovespain.org

Meeting Places & Times

DIFFERENT CITY DEPARTURES

***MEETING TIMES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE.  WE WILL NOTIFY ANY CHANGES PREVIOUS TO TRIP. 

 SEVILLA

Departure:
6:45AM
Plaza De Cuba Roundabout (In front of Restaurante Jose Luis)
Aprox. Arrival Home: 8:30PM/9:00PM

HUELVA

Departure:
7:45AM
Plaza de Toros
Aprox. Arrival Home: 7:30/8:00PM

GRANADA

Departure: 3:30AM
Centro Comercial Neptuno (Foster´s Hollywood Bus Stop)
Aprox. Arrival Home: 12:00 AM

*Only available on certain weekends.  However, always available for groups of 10 or more.  Please just notify us.

MÁLAGA

Departure: TBA (Changes depending on groups)
Avenida de Blas Infante with Plaza de Manuel Azaña (Bus Stop across the street from the Police station)
Aprox. Arrival Home: TBA (Changes depending on groups)

*Only available on certain weekends.  However, always available for groups of 10 or more.  Please just notify us.

JAEN

Departure: TBA (Changes depending on groups)
Corte Inglés – C/ Virgen de Cabeza
Aprox. Arrival Home: TBA (Changes depending on groups)

*Only available on certain weekends.  However, always available for groups of 10 or more.  Please just notify us.

CÓRDOBA

Departure: TBA (Changes depending on groups)
Hotel Eurostars Palace (“Hotel Oxidado”)
Aprox. Arrival Home: TBA (Changes depending on groups)

*Only available on certain weekends.  However, always available for groups of 10 or more.  Please just notify us.

LISBON (Meet Group in Hotel)

Group Arrival:  We get to the hotel around 12:00pm to meet us in the lobby. However you can meet us any time.  Please write us for your coordinator´s contact.

Hotel: TBA

Aprox. Arrival Home: N/A

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Trip Itinerary!

TRIP ITINERARY

Itinerary: The Lisbon and Sintra Weekend Trip is subject to change due to logistics, waiting time, weather conditions, etc.

Day 1

Firstly, we will have a morning departure from origin city.  Departure towards Lisbon (possible pick-ups in other cities and technical stops).

Then, after arriving to the hotel and checking-in, you will have time to grab some food and rest before begining our walking tour of Lisbon´s city center followed by a visit to Castillo San Jorge. After the tour is complete you will have free time to explore, have dinner, go out, and rest for the night.

Day 2

8am (Portuguese time) / 9am (Spanish time):  Firstly, in the morning we will meet in the lobby and depart towards Sintra without luggage (just what you need for the day).

Then, once in Sintra, we will have a short walking tour to explore the town.

After that, those who wish to visit the Palacio Quinta da Regaleira will accompany the coordinator to visit there while others have free time for pictures and explore.

Once finished with the visit to the palace all will have free time to explore the town,  visit the Palacio da Pena perhaps, buy souvenirs, food, etc.

Lastly, we will head back to Lisbon.  Hotel. Rest and free time.

5:30pm (Portuguese time)/6:30pm (Spanish time): Finally, for those who have booked the Fado Tour and Tapas Activity will meet in the lobby to begin the tour.

Day 3

11am (Portuguese) / 12:00pm (Spanish). Firstly we will check out with luggage before departing towards Belem. We will explore the area around Belem Tower and give free time to those who want to enter.  We will also give time to those who want to buy some famous “pasteis de belem.”

3:00pm (Portuguese) 4:00pm (Spanish). Finally, we will  return to origin cities. Portugal Weekend Trip

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Passports, Ids, & Visas

Necessary Documentation for Trip

***It is the full responsibility of all travelers to bring valid and correct documentation with them on the trips being passport or ID card. Portugal Weekend Trip

TO TRAVEL YOU WILL NEED:

NON Europeans: Valid Passport
European Union citizens: Identity Card or Passport.

ALL: Proof of Covid Vaccination

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PACKING

You may bring whatever size suitcase or travel bag that you like on the Lisbon and Sintra Weekend. There are no luggage restrictions.
Necessary for this trip: Comfortable shoes, warm clothing for night or day, depending on the weather.

The hotels provide towels and soap but may not provide a hair dryer, shampoo nor conditioner, so bring those if you need them.

HOTELS & ROOMING

You will stay in beautiful accomodation in Lisbon city center, walking distance to all of the sites. Free wifi.

Any services not listed are not included in the trip such as extra hotel services like hotel phone, minibar, etc. which will have an additional cost to the traveler if they so decide to use them.

 

Rooming

Rooms are doubles, triples, and quadruples (or even 5/6 person rooms under special request).
Individual rooms have an additional cost of 49€.  Double rooms have an additional cost of 10€ per person
If you are traveling alone and would like to avoid the single room fee, we will try to find you a roommate but it is not guaranteed.

MEALS

On this tour food is not included. However, are many restaurantes and supermarkets close by. Moreover, the prices in the supermarkets and/or restaurants are similar to those in Spain.

Find out more about the Lisbon HERE!

OUR TEAM

Coordinators:
Guide/friend from We Love Spain and/or Sevilla Erasmus with over 50 tours under their belt. Languages: Spanish and English.  On some tours Italian, Dutch, Finnish, Portugese, Polish, French, and German as well.
Get to know us HERE!

HEALTH & SAFETY

Lisbon is a safe, but like in any city, please be careful.  Your coordinators will be with you supervising but please do not go off with any strangers, stick with your friends, and watch your belongings carefully etc.  Please walk home in groups or take a taxi.  Taxis are very inexpensive in Portugal.  If you choose to drink you must do so responsibly.

RULES OF CONDUCT

Rules of conduct – Schedules:
First and foremost, you are on vacation and we are going to have a great time, but at the same time you are traveling in a group with friends and other clients, etc.  For that reason we have some simple rules that you must follow so that you and the rest of the group enjoys the trip 100%. It is obligatory to arrive to the meeting points at the times indicated by the coordinator.  Be punctual!  We are not responsible for any illnesses, damages caused in the hotel, bus or other places nor to one´s self or third parties.  We are not responsible for forgotten or lost items in any moment.  In these cases, you are responsible for finding the way to recover your items and for any additional costs that it may cause.

Traveling implies keeping an open mind to new cultures, new forms of life and distinct traditions.  There is more to the world than what happens in your front yard.  Our advice to you is if you want to enjoy 100% of this unique experience of getting to know this wonderful country rich in culture, music, art, and gastronomy, than be open to discovering other forms of life and seeing life, like it or not, but never indifferent, that is for sure.   Be respectful with other cultures and proud of yours.  Life is beautiful, travel more!  Viva Portugal!

EVEN MORE INFO

Climate
Similar to Spain, typically sunny and mild.  Can be cooler at night due to it´s coastal location.

Places we will visit:

  • Lisbon City Center
  • Castillo San Jorge
  • Sintra City Center
  • Palacio Quinta da Regaleira (optional)
  • Belem Tower and surrounding areas

Free Time:
You will have some free time in Lisbon, Sintra, and Belem.

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FINALLY, THANK YOU for choosing We Love Spain for your travel needs. 
Elizabeth Kinnon and David Reina (Founders of We Love Spain)

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