Portugal Trip 2024 Itinerary
We look forward to a wonderful adventure with you for our International Hiking Trip to Portugal. We have a great trip planned with a maximum of 25 spaces available. Please review the attached trip Itinerary for the 6-Day 6-Night Adventure. Specific locations and exact details of hotel location, trail location, and group excursion will be provided to those who register for the trip.
Sunday, September 15, 2024
Pack your bags because today is the day that we prepare for take off. On an overnight scheduled flight from your state of origin to Humberto Delgato Airport in Lisbon, Portugal. Your flight is booked, your bags are packed, and now all you need to do is get on the plane and travel to Portugal!
Monday, September 16, 2024
This is the day you arrive in Portugal at Lisbon Airport. Indulge in a seamless and stress-free travel experience with a private transfer service from the Lisbon Airport to your enchanting Hotel in Sintra. Picture this: You land in Lisbon and your professional chauffeur awaits you, ready to whisk you away to the idyllic town of Sintra. Enjoy the scenic journey in the comfort of a private vehicle ensuring your privacy and relaxation. Arrive at your hotel effortlessly, leaving you with a free afternoon to explore the magic of Sintra at your own pace.
Tuesday, September 17. 2024
Hiking Day 1
Begin your day with an exclusive private transfer service that will whisk you effortlessly from your hotel to the starting point of an unforgettable hiking adventure in Sintra Park. Embark on a 7-mile trek guided by a local guide, immersing yourself in the breathtaking beauty of the park of Sintra Cascais. During the hike, you will see Guinchino Beach, the scenic Peninha, and the iconic Cabo Da Roca area (westernmost point of mainland Europe).
After a morning of exploration, indulge in a delectable lunch at a charming local restaurant in Sintra. With the late afternoon free, you will have the flexibility to continue your Sintra adventure, or simply relax and absorb the unique charm of this magical destination.
Wednesday, September 18, 2024
Hiking Day 2
Begin your day with a comfortable transfer from your hotel in Sintra to the picturesque Arribida Park where your expert guide awaits to lead you on a captivating 5-mile hiking journey through stunning landscape spanning four exhilarating hours around Praia do Portinho do Arribida area.
After working up an appetite, indulge in a delicious lunch at a charming local restaurant in Sesimbra. Following the hearty meal, our seamless transfer service will take you back from the restaurant to your hotel in Sintra. With the afternoon free, you will have the perfect opportunity to relax, explore, or simply soak in the beauty of your surroundings.
Thursday, September 19, 2024
Hiking Day 3
Begin your journey seamlessly with a stress-free ride from your hotel in Sintra to the Lisbon Airport. Upon landing in Madeira, embark on an adventure like never before with a private transfer to the picturesque hiking point in Porta da Cruz.
A thrilling adventure awaits you as you hike through the Vereda do Lorano trail, covering 8 miles in the heart of Madeira Park. When your invigorating hike finishes, relax and relish in the comfort of a private transfer back to your hotel in Funchal. With the first part of the day’s excitement behind you, savor a well-deserved free afternoon, allowing you to unwind and create lasting memories at your own pace.
Friday, September 20, 2024
Begin your day with a leisurely stroll through the vibrant markets of Funchal, sampling the islands delectable fresh fruit and local delicacies. For a touch of culture, visit the historic Sao Tiago Fort or immerse yourself in the botanical wonders of the Monte Palace Tropical Garden. Feel the adrenaline rush with a cable car ride to the hilltop village of Monte, offerings panoramic views that will leave you in awe. As the day unfolds, unwind on the golden sands of Formosa Beach or take a refreshing dip in the crystal clear waters.
Saturday, September 21, 2024
Travel Day/Return Home
Finish your Portugal adventure with comfortable group transportation to the airport for the final portion of your trip. We hope you enjoyed and made the best out of this Hiking Adventure!
What is included in the trip?
Group Transportation in Portugal is covered completely
Transportation from (LIS)
Transportation to Trails
Transportation to Hotel
Transportation to Lunch
Transportation to (LIS- FNC)
FOOD & HOTEL
Breakfast and Lunch covered on specific days. Hotel stay is covered the entire trip
Continental Breakfast at Hotel 9.17 -9.21
Lunch on hiking days:
In Sintra, Sesimbra & Madeira
3 Day Hotel Stay in Sintra
2 Day Hotel Stay in Madeira
Trip experience outlined so you can enjoy with ease.
Organized and arranged trip with local hike leaders, Portugal hike leaders, travel agent available to answer any and all questions. You just show up.
Transportation within Portugal
Flight from Homberto Delgato International Airport (LIS) to Madeira Airport International Cristiano Ronaldo (FNC)
What is NOT included in the trip?
Flight from your area of origin to Homberto Delgato International Airport (LIS)
Flight from Madeira Airport International Cristiano Ronaldo (FNC) back home to your area of origin
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Breakfast not included on
Lunch on Non Hiking Days
Dinner not included any day
Travel insurance is strongly encouraged.
Getaway Travel can provide low cost and affordable travel insurance options
Tips, Souvenirs, added excursions
Tips for Drivers
Tips at Restaurants
Any additional excursions planned after hikes, or on free day.