Explore the best of Portugal by road
- Round trip
- 14 or 21 nights
- per person
- based on 2 persons
Discover the beautiful cities and beaches of Portugal incl. hotels with breakfast, rental car and flights
Portugal has so much to offer: from a beautiful coastline to the unspoilt countryside inland, as well as lively cities, delicious food and wines, and historic buildings. All of this makes Portugal the perfect destination for a memorable road trip. During this trip you'll drive from Porto to Braga, Coimbra, Sintra, Lisbon, Évora and the Algarve. Discover the different characters of the cities you visit and at the end of your trip, relax completely on the golden beaches of the Algarve. Along the way, you'll see the many versions of the beauty of Portugal. You can set your own pace along the way as you drive from city to city in your rental car. Enjoy your trip at your own rhythm and enjoy it to the fullest!
- Round trip: 14 or 21 nights in Portugal
- Rental car
- Flight from London Gatwick, London Luton, Manchester, London Stansted to Porto and from Faro to London Gatwick, London Luton, Manchester, London Stansted
We work with our trusted partners in the region to offer you the best possible stay.
When you plan your trip, after you've selected a date, we will show you all the information about the hotels you will be staying at.
Benefits of all the hotels
- 24 hours front desk
- Free Wifi
Day 1 & 2: Porto
You’ll start your tour through Portugal at the airport of Porto. Here, you can pick up your rental car and then drive to your hotel in the centre of Porto. Set down your luggage and then head out to explore this ancient port city. For instance, take a look at Ribeira, the historic city centre ...
Day 3 & 4: Braga
On day 3, it’s time to exchange Porto for the second destination of your trip: Braga. This is a drive of about 45 minutes to the north. It is one of the oldest cities in the country and often called the Rome of Portugal, because of the many historical churches and monasteries to be found here....
Day 5 & 6: Coimbra
Day 5 starts with a journey of over 2 hours to your hotel in Coimbra. This city is located in the interior of Portugal south of Porto. One of the biggest attractions in Coimbra is the old university, built here in the 13th century, which is a designated UNESCO World Heritage Site. A large part...
Day 7: Sintra
Today, you’ll continue your tour to Sintra. This is approximately a 2 hour drive from Coimbra through Portugal. It’s a good idea to allow plenty of time to get to Sintra, so that you can really get to know this fairytale city. Sintra is located against the mountain Serra de Sintra and that is ...
Day 8 & 9: Lisbon
After you have your breakfast at your hotel, it’s time for a short half hour drive to Lisbon, the bustling capital of Portugal. Here you can stroll through the narrow, hilly streets with charming buildings on either side showcasing the traditional Portuguese tiles azulejos, arranged in beautif...
Day 10 & 11: Évora
On day 10, travel on to the city of Évora, in the middle of the Alentejo region. Along the way you can enjoy the vast flat landscape including the meadow and grain fields for which this region is best known. After about 1.5 hours drive, you will arrive at your hotel in Evóra. This city is stil...
Day 12 - 14: Algarve
It’s time to drive on to the last destination of this tour: the Algarve, with its stunning coastlines. This region is known for the long periods of sunshine, which makes it the perfect place to end your tour. Roll out your towel on one of the many golden, sandy beaches and enjoy soaking up the...
- Fuel for rental car
- Possible parking costs and tolls
- Deposit for rental car
- Tourist tax (payable locally)
If you book this deal before 42 days of your departure, you can choose to pay in parts. The deposit will be 50% of the deal’s price plus the booking fee and travel and/or cancellation insurance (when applicable). You will find the payment amounts and deadlines to pay every installment at the last step of the booking process.
Your booking is a direct contract between you and Secret Escapes Ltd. for the provision of your package. Secret Escapes acts as a tour operator responsible, and is therefore liable for the proper execution of the agreement. The Secret Escapes Terms and Conditions (A) apply to this booking. The Secret Escapes Cancellation Terms and Conditions apply to this booking.
Please note that the flights included in this offer are subject to live availability and price, and can change during your booking process. When this is the case, we will always notify during the booking process.
An excess risk applies in the event of theft or damage. A credit card deposit is required upon arrival. Comprehensive insurance, non-life insurance, liability insurance, theft insurance and cover for glass, tires, floor and roof damage is included. You will receive all rental car information along with your travel documents.
Maximum 2 people per room
Unfortunately, cots are not available throughout this trip.
Pets are not permitted on this trip due to international plane travel.
Please note that flights may be subject to change, delay or postponement by the provider and that flight times are provisional. Don't forget to check the actual flight times before departure on the website of the airline or the airport to avoid inconvenient surprises.
You will receive your travel documents 5 days prior to departure at the latest
Please be aware that following Brexit, you may need a permit to drive in some countries. To stay informed about how the UK leaving the EU could affect you when travelling in Europe, and the steps you need to take, please visit the Foreign and Commonwealth Office website: https://www.gov.uk/visit-europe-brexit