New Year on the Lisbon Coast

From £1,499
Duration 5 Days
Departures from Dec 2020 - Dec 2020
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From £1,499
Duration 5 Days
Departures from Dec 2020 - Dec 2020
Tour Overview

Set on the western edge of the beautiful Lisbon coastline, the charming seaside resort of Ericeira is the perfect base for this New Year get-away. Over five days you'll discover many historic highlights, starting with a tour of Portugal's capital, Lisbon, where you'll see the iconic Belém Tower and visit the Maritime Museum. You'll also discover the beautiful palaces and villas of picturesque Sintra and explore the medieval walled town of Óbidos, where time seems to have stood still.

  • Festive
  • Short Break
  • Half Board
  • All Highlights Included
  • Flight Choices

Your Holiday Includes

  • Just You Tour Manager as your host & Specialist Local Guide
  • Return flights from Heathrow with TAP Portugal
  • A dedicated Just You representative to greet you at selected UK airports
  • 4 nights in a 4-star hotel
  • 8 included meals: 4 breakfasts, 4 dinners including a welcome drink
  • Overseas transfers, other transportation & porterage


Included Holiday Highlights

  • ​Discover Lisbon's highlights
  • Explore picturesque Sintra & the Cabo da Roca lighthouse
  • Celebrate the New Year with an evening of live music​
  • Tour of the walled town of Óbidos

Itinerary

Day 1 UK - Ericeira

​Depart on your flight to Lisbon today. On arrival we'll transfer you to your hotel, which is located in the picturesque seaside resort of Ericeira​ and offers panoramic views of the Atlantic Ocean. After settling into your room, why not head out for a stroll. Ericeira sits on the western edge of the beautiful Lisbon coast and boasts a promenade lined with cafés, bars and restaurants. Back at the hotel, get to know your travelling companions over a welcome drink before dinner this evening.

Meals included: D

Day 2 Lisbon

​We're going to discover Portugal's capital, Lisbon, today on a full-day tour. The city is home to many historic attractions, and our guided walk begins as we make our way through the narrow medieval alleyways of the Alfama District, crowned by an ancient castle. We'll then admire the UNESCO-listed Belém Tower, which was the starting point of many sea voyages in the 16th century and is a symbol of Portugal's power during the Age of Discovery.
We'll round off our tour as we head inside the Maritime Museum. Among the items on display is a figure of the Archangel Raphael that journeyed with Vasco da Gama on his expedition to India. At this time of year, Lisbon is also renowned for its spectacular festive lights, which will add a touch of magic to our day out. Later we'll gather again back at hotel for dinner.

Meals included: B,D

Day 3 New Year's Eve, Sintra & Cabo da Roca

​Enjoy a hearty breakfast before we head off to the charming region of Sintra. Located at the foot of a mountain and surrounded by forest, it is dotted with villas and palaces which were the summer residences of the kings of Portugal. We'll also take in the dramatic sight of the Cabo da Roca lighthouse (Weather dependent​). Sitting on a promontory jutting out into the Atlantic, this is the most westerly point in mainland Europe. We'll head back to the hotel in plenty of time to get ready for this evening's festivities, a special New Year's Eve dinner.

Meals included: B,D

Day 4 New Year's Day, Óbidos

​We'll enjoy a leisurely morning at the hotel, before we make our way to the picturesque walled town of Óbidos for an included tour. Little has changed here since medieval times, and on our stroll we'll discover a hilltop castle, a maze of cobbled streets and delightful red-roofed, whitewashed houses. Perhaps take a stroll along the ramparts that enclose the town's historic centre for wonderful views.

Meals included: B,D

Day 5 Ericeira - UK

​Today we'll transfer to the airport for our return flight to the UK.​

Meals included: B

Accommodation

Vila Gale Ericeira

The 4 star Hotel Vila Gale is located in Ericeira, close to the beach and offers exceptional panoramic views of the Atlantic Ocean. Facilities include a restaurant, bar, outdoor swimming pool, fitness centre and spa. Guest rooms feature private facilities, complementarity WIFI , TV , mini-bar , safe and hairdryer.

Just You have made every effort to ensure the accuracy of the hotel images provided on this website and images of room types displayed may vary to those offered on your tour. Therefore due to the possibility of inadvertent errors we do not guarantee their accuracy. Hotels, airlines used and flight times are subject to change and will be confirmed in your final documents.

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