Holiday Itinerary - Estoril & The Lisbon Coast

Day 1: Travel to Lisbon 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.

Day 2: Discover Sintra. Half Day Guided Excursion to Sintra

Morning: 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.

Day 3: Experience Lisbon. Discover Lisbon on a City Tour

Full Day: 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.

Day 4: Relax More in Estoril. Free Time to Explore

Full Day: 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.

Day 5: Explore More in Estoril or Cascais. Explore Cascais

Full Day: 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.

Day 6: Excursion to Óbidos, Alcobaça & Nazaré. Uncover Obidos, Alcobaca and Nazare on a Full Day Tour

Full 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.

Day 7: At Leisure in Estoril. Go Sightseeing in Estoril or Cascais

Full Day: 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.

Day 8: Return Home from Lisbon. Depart Lisbon Portugal

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

Estoril & The Lisbon Coast - Departure dates and prices 2023

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  • £25 off up to 4 nights with code: VP- TRVL5525
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Staying at Vila Gale Estoril 4 star, 7 Nights, Half Board. Departing London Gatwick & Edinburgh

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April 6 - Gatwick £1259 June 8 - Edinburgh £1179
April 20 - Edinburgh £979 September 14 - Edinburgh £1179
May 4 - Edinburgh £1099  September 28 - Gatwick £1279
May 22 - Gatwick
£1099 October 19 - Gatwick £1179

Staying at Vila Gale Cascais  4 star, 7 Nights, Half Board. Departing London Gatwick & Edinburgh

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October 5 - Edinburgh
£1009 November 9 - Gatwick £979
November 2 - Edinburgh £899

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Travel Department
Estoril & The Lisbon Coast

7 nights with exclusive offers for Travel 55 users

2023 prices from £899pp

Join us for the perfect combination of beach holiday and city break on this guided group tour to the coastal towns outside of Lisbon. We’ll stay in the lovely resort towns of Cascais or Estoril, each located just half an hour away from the city. From there, we’ll embark on a guided day trip to Lisbon, where you’ll learn about Portugal’s remarkable maritime history at the Belem Tower and Monument to the Discoveries. There will be plenty of free time to discover the Portuguese capital at your own pace; go shopping, explore the colourful streets of Alfama or try the famous and tasty Pastel de nata! We’ll also enjoy excursions to the magical Sintra Castle; the medieval, cobblestone towns of Óbidos and Alcobaça; and the traditional fishing village of Nazaré. This leisurely Portugal break also includes plenty of free time for you to enjoy beautiful Portuguese beaches or explore on your own.

To book this wonderful scenic 7-night Estoril & The Lisbon Coast tour with the Travel Department and claim your discount, call them direct on 0117 911 7061 and quote the relevant code

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What's Included & Highlights

  • Fully Guided
  • 7 Nights
  • 4 Star Hotels
  • Half Board
  • Flights & Transfers
  • Stay 7 nights in the beautiful resorts of Estoril or Cascais, just 30 minutes from Lisbon by train.
  • Enjoy a full-day excursion to Lisbon for a city tour that includes a guided visit to the Monument to the Discoveries.
  • Visit the fairy-tale town of Sintra in a guided trip to the summer home of the Portuguese Royal family.
  • Explore the towns of Óbidos, Alcobaça & Nazaré on a full-day excursion with lunch included.
  • Unwind with 3 free days to lounge at the beach or venture back to Lisbon for more time in the city.

Your Accommodation

Hotel Vila Gale Estoril

Hotel Vila Gale Estoril has an ideal position, overlooking the beach of Tamariz and just 200 metres from Estoril's famous Casino. With modern, comfortable rooms and abundant relaxing space, it is the perfect base for exploring this beautiful coast, as well as discovering Lisbon and beyond.

Standard rooms are included. Sea view rooms can be requested at a supplement.

* Some hotel facilities may be seasonally operated or under maintenance and therefore unavailable at the time of your stay. Charges may apply for certain facilities.

  • Restaurant, Bar, WiFi, SPA, Fitness room, Outdoor Pool, Lift, TV, Telephone, Safe (charge applies), Minibar, Hairdryer

Vila Gale

Vila Gale Cascais

This hotel enjoys a very favourable location, overlooking the sea and beside Cascais Marina. There are superb views from its pool and terraces and the comfortable rooms ensure a restful stay. Within a short walk, you'll find the original fishing village of Cascais, full of atmosphere and with a great choice of shops and cafes.  

* Some hotel facilities may be seasonally operated or under maintenance and therefore unavailable at the time of your stay. Charges may apply for certain facilities.


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