Lisbon, Coimbra & Porto - 7 Night Independent Journey by train

Come take in the best of Portugal with this one of a kind tour. Explore the historic town center in Lisbon at your own leisure. Travel to Coimbra by train, and adventure through the oldest Capital of Portugal, Coimbra. You can experience the world UNESCO heritage sight of Tomar. Wine and dine on Portuguese cuisine in the divine city of Porto. All of this awaits you on your Portugal adventure!

Lisbon, Coimbra & Porto - 7 Night Independent Journey by train

Come take in the best of Portugal with this one of a kind tour. Explore the historic town center in Lisbon at your own leisure. Travel to Coimbra by train, and adventure through the oldest Capital of Portugal, Coimbra. You can experience the world UNESCO heritage sight of Tomar. Wine and dine on Portuguese cuisine in the divine city of Porto. All of this awaits you on your Portugal adventure!

Tour Highlights

  • Independent travel
  • City touring
  • Easy itinerary
  • Convenient travel by rail

Your Lisbon, Coimbra & Porto Independent Tour Includes

  • Arrival transfer in Lisbon.
  • 7-nights accommodations; choose from first-class or superior first-class.
  • Service charges and hotel taxes.
  • Breakfast daily.
  • Train ticket in 2nd class from Lisbon to Coimbra.
  • Train ticket in 2nd class from Coimbra to Porto.
  • Hop-on, Hop-off city tour Lisbon.
  • Hop-on, Hop-off city tour in Coimbra.
  • Hop-on, Hop-off city tour in Porto.
  • Private departure transfer to Porto airport.
*Note: This tour can easily be extended with our "Maritime Discoveries, Viticulture and Faith in Portugal" or "Elegance, Culture and Reconquista in Spain" Escorted tour.
 

First-class package hotels (or similar):

Superior-first class package hotels (or similar):


Note: This tour is designed for parties from 2 passengers to 9 passengers. If you have a larger party, please email us at reservations@celtictours.com- larger parties can be arranged on request.

Itinerary

Day 1, arrive in Lisbon

Upon arrival in Lisbon you are met and transferred to your hotel. The rest of the day is at leisure.

Day 2, in Lisbon

Discover Lisbon with a hop-on hop-off city tour at your own pace. The historic Centre, Marquez de Pombal, Rossio, the monuments of Belem and the Basilica da Estrada all have stops along the route. (B)

Day 3, in Lisbon

Today is a free day. You may consider joining an optional full day tour of Sintra and Cascais. (B)

Day 4, Lisbon to Coimbra

This morning, transfer on your own to the Lisbon train station where you board a train to Coimbra. Upon arrival, transfer on your own to your Coimbra hotel. This afternoon you discover the old capital of Portugal “Coimbra” with a hop-on hop-off bus tour. (B)

Day 5, in Coimbra

The day is free to relax and explore on your own. You may be interested in an optional tour of the UNESCO Heritage sites of Tomar the “Templar City, the “Mata dos Sete Montes”, or the Monastery of Santa Maria da Vitória. (B)

Day 6, Coimbra to Porto

After breakfast, transfer on your own to the Coimbra train station where you board a train to Oporto. Upon arrival, transfer on your own to your Porto hotel. The rest of the day is at leisure. (B)

Day 7, in Porto

Discover Porto’s best historical sights with a hop-on hopoff city tour. There are two routes exploring Porto and the nearby beach towns of Vila Nova de Gaia and Matosinhos. Optional tours to consider are: Aveiro & Costa Nova, Historic Douro, a Douro wine tour, or Santiago de Compostela. (B)

Day 8, depart from Porto

Your Independent Journey ends today and you are transferred to the Porto airport. Alternatively, you can continue your vacation by joining our escorted tour “Maritime Discoveries, Viticulture and Faith in Portugal”, or “Elegance, Culture and Reconquista in Spain”. (B)

Rates & Hotels

2021 Dates & Prices (Click Date to Book)
Dates Land Only
  $1115
  $1177
  $1235
  $1180
2021 Dates & Prices (Click Date to Book)
Dates Land Only
  $1309
  $1560
  $1619
  $1520
  $1629
  $1570

Hotels/Plans Available for Departure Dates

Lisbon, Coimbra & Porto- 7 Night Independent Journey by Train- First Class Hotels
Lisbon, Coimbra & Porto- 7 Night Independent Journey by Train - Superior First Class Hotels

Tour Details

Your land package begins: / Your land package ends:

(As most International flights are overnight flights - please book air accordingly)

Flight Details


Accommodation Details

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Hotel Turim Marques

Lisbon -

The latest TURIM hotel, opened in December 2016, has 121 superior rooms. Its location, right in the center of the city, makes it the ideal starting point for discovering Lisbon, using any kind of transport, accessible at the door of the Hotel, or on foot [more]

Hotel Tivoli Coimbra

Coimbra -

Coimbra, in the heart of Portugal, was the medieval capital for more than a hundred years. Monumental, inspiring and surprisingly charming, the city faces the Mondego River, crowned by the University and its stunning baroque library. [more]

NH Porto Batalha

Porto -

In the 18th century, lavish balls were held here and dignitaries plotted political coups. Now The NH Collection Porto Batalha is a state-of-the-art hotel that’s retained every bit of its age-old splendor. It is set in a beautiful 300-year-old palace in the heart of the city’s ‘golden triangle’. [more]

Tivoli Avenida Liberdade

Lisbon -

Welcome to Tivoli Avenida Liberdade Lisboa, the Grande Dame of hotels in central Lisbon, Portugal. A true landmark, delivering exceptional hospitality since 1933. Today, as ever, the place to see and be seen, a natural meeting point for celebrities, heads of state and royalty alike. [more]

Pricing

Your tour land price is per person based on two (2) people sharing a twin or double room. When a single room is booked, a single supplement will apply.

This tour does not include:

  • Items not noted on itinerary
  • Lunches and dinners (except when noted)
  • Tips to guides

Airfare

At this time, Celtic Tours is offering land only (airfare should be booked directly with airlines). Please make sure you verify arrival/departure times with Celtic Tours before booking.

Departures & Transfers

Tour dates are the date you would arrive in Lisbon. Please plan your air accordingly, as most flights overseas are overnight flights and you would depart the US one day earlier. The transfer will be waiting on arrival in Lisbon. Return transfer will be from your Porto hotel.