Lisbon to Madrid Escape

8 Day Tour from Lisbon to Madrid


Vacation Overview

What could be better than spending eight days in Portugal and Spain? Spending them during the off season when crowds are fewer and travel prices are lower! Begin your European vacation in Lisbon to enjoy guided sightseeing through the Imperial history of the colorful city. In Fátima, hear the story of Our Lady of Fátima at the site where Mary appeared to three shepherd children, then travel to Oporto for sightseeing and port-wine tasting. Enjoy a visit to the colorful city of Braga before continuing on to Salamanca for a wine tasting and dinner at a hacienda. Stand before the masterpieces of Goya, El Greco, Rubens, and more in Madrid’s Prado Museum. Eight days of sumptuous color, cuisine, and culture await you on this guided vacation in Portugal and Spain!

Itinerary

 

Day 1 ARRIVE IN LISBON, PORTUGAL

Welcome to Lisbon! At 6 pm, meet your Tour Director and traveling companions for a welcome dinner at your hotel.

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Day 2 LISBON

LISBON Guided sightseeing includes a photo stop at Belem Tower and the Monument to the Discoveries.

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Day 3 LISBON–TOMAR–FÁTIMA–PORTO

TOMAR Free time to browse.
FÁTIMA Stop to see the Sanctuary of Our Lady of the Holy Rosary before continuing on to Porto.
236 mi / 380 km

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Day 4 PORTO

PORTO Guided sightseeing includes a panoramic drive to the mouth of the Douro River and the cathedral. Visit the Arabian Hall in the Stock Exchange. Port wine tasting at a local cellar. Free time this afternoon.

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Day 5 PORTO–BRAGA–SALAMANCA, SPAIN

BRAGA Orientation walk includes sights of the Castle en route to Salamanca.
SALAMANCA Wine tasting and dinner at a local hacienda.
286 mi / 460 km

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Day 6 SALAMANCA–MADRID

SALAMANCA Orientation walk includes Plaza Major.
MADRID Guided sightseeing includes the Prado Museum and sights of the Cibeles Fountain and Calle Alcala.
137 mi / 220 km

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Day 7 MADRID

MADRID Free day. Farewell dinner at a local restaurant.

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Day 8 MADRID

Your vacation ends with breakfast this morning.

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Vacation Highlights

Headsets throughout the tour.
Free Wi-Fi available on your motorcoach and in most hotel lobbies.

Hotels

Lisbon

Mundial

Hotel as shown or similar
First-Class

Situated in the center of Lisbon, the hotel looks out over the historic St. George's castle and is just steps away from Rossio Square. Among its outstanding amenities are the panoramic Varanda de Lisboa restaurant, offering stunning views of the old city and excellent cuisine, as well as a bar and wine cellar, where wine tastings with an expert sommelier are available. Tram Nr. 28 starts its route in front of the hotel, providing an ideal way to explore the city.

Porto

Dom Henrique

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First-Class

Named after a local Portuguese navigator, this family owned modern 18-storey property is situated in the city center close to the Bolhao Market and Rua de Santa Catarina. Features include a rooftop restaurant with stunning city views serving both Mediterranean and Portuguese fare, a small fitness center and Free Wi-Fi access is provided throughout the hotel. All 112 Guestrooms offer air-conditioning/heating, in-room safes and minibars.

Salamanca

Hacienda Zorita Wine and Spa

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Superior First-Class

Welcome to Hacienda Zorita! If you are a foodie, a wine lover, a traveler in pursuit of adventure & discovery or simply love life's understated luxuries you have come to the right place. Luscious outdoors with tucked away corners and secluded pools are what you have to look forward to. The waters of the River Tormes, a tributary of the Duero, flow under the La Casa Grande building. Inside you'll find the farm-to-table restaurant, a wine & dine bar, the Gastro by Michelin-starred chef Victor Gutiérrez, the lounge with its film & fine food menu as well as the relaxing wine - spa.

Madrid

NH Principe De Vergara

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First-Class

The NH Principe de Vergara hotel is located in the exclusive upmarket Salamanca district, home to some of the city¿s finest shops as well as numerous bars and restaurants. All 155 spacious and modern guest rooms are elegantly decorated and equipped with soundproof windows, air-conditioning, minibar, in-room safe, flat screen TV with international channels and Free Wi-Fi internet access. The hotel has a warm and friendly on-site restaurant to enjoy market-fresh seasonal foods, combining tradition and innovation for a must-taste meal. The café-bar where clients can relax in the afternoon or sip cocktail in the evening is very popular. A gym with new equipment and free Wi-Fi throughout the property are also available. A metro station is just steps away putting the popular tourist sites within easy reach.

Dates and Prices

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Once you've selected your date, you'll move to the next step to get an airfare quote and to begin booking your vacation. When you book your flights with us, you'll find we offer competitive and hassle-free airfares, plus you'll receive free airport transfers for flights coordinated with vacation dates and you'll avoid strict Internet terms and conditions.

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2023-01-15 2023-01-22
$1,459
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2023-01-22 2023-01-29
$1,459
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2023-01-29 2023-02-05
$1,459
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2023-02-05 2023-02-12
$1,459
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2023-02-12 2023-02-19
$1,459
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2023-02-19 2023-02-26
$1,459
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2023-02-26 2023-03-05
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2023-03-05 2023-03-12
$1,549
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Popular Departure 2023-03-12 2023-03-19
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2023-03-19 2023-03-26
$1,749
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Popular Departure - due to itinerary and time of year, this departure historically sells out quickly. Early booking is encouraged.



Dates & Prices do not include international air travel.

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Important Notes

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