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This Travelzoo deal in Portugal gets you from the US to Portugal and includes a full week of lodging and activities at a discount of more than 50 percent. If you’re looking for a package deal that eliminates your need to do much planning (other than preparing yourself for an epic week in one of Europe’s coolest destinations), you won’t find a better deal. All airfare and seven nights of lodging are included, as is breakfast each day and private transportation in a comfy motor coach.
Travel between September 2021 and March 2022 and fly out of Boston, Chicago, Fort Lauderdale, Miami, New York, San Francisco, or Washington DC. Other major cities across the country can take advantage of the same deal, starting at just $100 more for airfare. If you want to go all out, you can upgrade to four-star hotels covering the entire trip for an additional $300.
The deal is fully refundable if your plans change.
Here’s an itinerary rundown:
- Four nights in Lisbon, including visits to the Belem Tower and plenty of time to walk the historic boulevards and lounge in the city’s cafes. You’ll also visit the beach town of Cascais and the palaces of Sintra, adding a bit of sun time and historical ambience to your time in Portugal’s capital city.
- One night in Fatima, where you’ll tour historic religious sites including cathedrals and worship centers, as well as visit the world-famous surf breaks at Nazare and see big wave surfers in action.
- Two nights in Porto. After touring the old Portuguese capital of Coimbra you’ll settle into Porto for two nights to tour the Church of St. Francis, Bolsa Palace, and sip Port wine on one of the many cafes’ terraces.
Alternatively, seclude yourself in a luxurious Portuguese palace for three nights for $243 per person
When to travel: June 2021; October 2021-June 2022; or July-September 2021 for a small upcharge
Fully refundable: Yes
Ask the average traveler what they want to see in Europe, and the top answer you’ll get is “castles and palaces.” We’re going to let you in on a little piece of insider knowledge — seeing a palace is cool, but sleeping in one is a a lot better. This Travelzoo deal in Portugal is your best chance to do just that. You can spend three nights in the landmark Vidago Palace Hotel in north-central Portugal, complete with sophisticated vibes and easy access to the nearby Douro Valley, a UNESCO Heritage site. And, the hotel will comp either a massage treatment or a round of golf at the adjacent course. Whether you’re already planning to go to Portugal or need an excuse to go there, this long weekend in the throes of royalty is the perfect opportunity.