Day 1 – On arrival, group meet and assisted by our guide interpreter. Transfer from the airport to the hotel by a deluxe bus. Day at leisure.

Day 2 – After breakfast, departure for a full day city tour. The tour begins enjoying the magnificent view over the city before arriving to the lower part of town Baixa, with its main squares Restauradores, Rossio and Comércio Square. The visit continues towards Belém, where we can admire the Belém Tower and the Monument of the Discoveries, including a visit to Jerónimos Monastery and the Coach Museum (both closed on Mondays, replaced by the visit of Ajuda Palace). Free time for lunch at Expo, where you can visit the Oceanarium. In the afternoon we will visit the S. Jorge Castle, the Cathedral and Alfama, the old part of Lisbon. Dinner and overnight in Lisbon.

Day 3 – Departure to Porto – the second largest city in Portugal. Its historical district has the well-deserved title of ‘World heritage site’ from Unesco and for two centuries now Porto has been internationally famous for the flavour of its wine. Visit to a Port Wine Cellar is included. After lunch we will continue visiting the magnificent monuments. Among these may be mentioned the Cathedral, the city “ex libris” Clérigos, San Francisco Church besides the Stock Exchange Palace (closed in 25th Dec & 1st Jan). Dinner and overnight in Lisbon.

Day 4 – After breakfast departure for a full day visit to Lisbon surroundings: Estoril, Cascais and Sintra. The village of Sintra is considered world patrimony and one of the most beautiful Portuguese villages, not only for historical background, but also for its natural beauty and set up. A visit to Pena Palace (closed on Mondays) and the Sintra Palace are included (closed on Wednesday). After lunch we will leave Sintra to visit the Queluz Palace (closed on Tuesday). In the evening you will be taken to a Fado Restaurant, where you can enjoy our traditional “Fado” songs and folk dances. Overnight in Lisbon.

Day 5 – Fátima – the centre of Christian faith and a local of world pilgrimage. Religious service can be attended (on occasion). After we visit the Batalha Monastery – closed Sunday Easter, 1st May, & 25th Dec (an historical landmark). Lunch (free) in Nazaré – the most colourful of Portuguese fishing villages. Then we drive to Alcobaça (closed Sunday Easter, 1st May, & 25th Dec) to visit the 12th century Abbey with the tombs of Pedro and Inês of Castro. Finally arrive at the beautiful walled town of Óbidos with its picturesque streets and the Pousada of Castelo a medieval symbol of narrow streets surrounded by walls. Dinner and overnight in Lisbon.

Day 6 – Transfer from the hotel in Lisbon to the airport without assistance for departure to Madrid. Arriving at Madrid, assistance and transfer from the airport to the hotel. Dinner and overnight in Madrid.

Day 7 – Breakfast at the hotel. We will start our tour from the Colon Square and we will drive through the Paseo de Recoletos. Arriving at the fountain in the Cibeles Square, surrounded by some of the city’s most important monuments, has become an important symbol of Madrid. We will continue to Paseo del Prado and we will stop at the Prado Museum and the Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum for a visit. Both museums houses a splendid art collection. Free time for lunch. In the afternoon we will continue in the direction of Carlos V Emperor Square. At this square we can find the Atocha Railway Station building and the National Art Center of Queen Sofia Museum, where we will stop for a visit. Dinner and overnight in Madrid.

Day 8 – Breakfast at the hotel. Driving towards the Gran Via, one of the main arteries in Madrid, was conceived at the turn of the century and finished in 1952. Passing by the famous Spain Square and stopping at the Royal Palace for a visit. The palace is interesting in its own right, in particular its architecture and gardens. Next the palace we also can visit the La Almudena Cathedral. Free time for lunch at the Main Square, where beneath the arcades, you can find an assortment of shops that sell fabrics, costume jewelry and souvenirs, along with outdoor cafés, taverns and bakeries. Rest of the day free at leisure. Dinner and overnight in Madrid.

Day 9 – Transfer from hotel to the airport for departure to Amsterdam without assistance. Arrival at Amsterdam, transfer from airport to hotel. Assistance at the airport in Amsterdam.

Day 10 – Full day tour of Amsterdam city starting with a visit to the Coster Diamonds. Within a few paces you can sneak through the south entrance of the Rijksmuseum, the little-used way into a magnificent collection that reflects the Golden Age. Free time for lunch. Back on Museumplein, the Stedelijk Museum, will not demand too much of your time. It also has one of the better museum cafés for a mid-afternoon pit stop. Just along the road, you will have the superb Van Gogh Museum, where you will immerse yourself in the light and shade of the 19th century genius. Dinner and overnight.

Day 11 – Day at leisure. There are plenty of other attractions to keep you more than busy for at least a day. We would like to suggest to you to visit the Anne Frank House, Madame Tussuad’s and other places of interest. The number of canals have led Amsterdam to become known as “The Venice of the North”, so the visit is not complete without a boat ride. Dinner and overnight.

Day 12 –Transfer from hotel to the airport for departure without assistance.