4 Nights / 5 Days
- A private Portuguese cooking class
- Guided historical walking tour of Lisbon
- Tuk-Tuk tour of historical landmarks
DAY 1: Arrive in Lisbon and transfer by private car to your centrally located boutique hotel, The Lumiares Hotel & Spa. Spend the rest of the day and evening relaxing and exploring independently.
DAY 2: Enjoy a leisurely morning and afternoon, then in the early-evening you will be met in the lobby and transferred the short distance to your private cooking lesson. Learn how to prepare a mouth-watering three course Portuguese meal, with the recipes dependant on the fresh produce the chef chooses in the market that day. Delight in the fruits of your labour before returning to the hotel for the night.
DAY 3: This morning you will be met in the lobby by your private historical guide for a walking tour of Lisbon including: Pedro de Alcântara; Largo do Chiado/Camões; Praça do Comércio; Sé de Lisboa; Casa do Alentejo. Walking the streets with a knowledgeable local is the best way to uncover the stories of this lovely city. The rest of the afternoon and evening is at leisure.
DAY 4: This morning, see some of the landmarks of Lisbon from a different perspective – by tuk tuk! Meet your driver in the lobby and set off to view Belém Tower, Jerónimos Monastery, Discoveries Monument and try the amazing Pastéis de Belém.
DAY 5: According to your flight times, transfer by private car to the airport for your flight home.
OUR SUGGESTED ACCOMMODATION:
The Lumiares Hotel & Spa: A stylish boutique hotel in the heart of the fashionable Bairro Alto area of Lisbon. Beautifully designed apartment style rooms make the perfect home away from home. Lumi Rooftop, the restaurant and bar on the top floor, is open all day and enjoys one of the best views across Lisbon. On the ground floor, opposite the Gloria Funicular tram and the Miradouro de Sao Pedro de Alcantara is Mercado Café with renowned chef Miguel Castro e Silva at the helm and serving delicious and contemporary Portuguese food. At the end of a hard day’s exploring, make use of the small but perfectly formed spa, which offers a full wellness and beauty menu and includes four treatment rooms, sauna and steam and a 24 hour gym.
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