WELCOME TO PORTUGAL
A country of history, art, heritage, long traditions and beautiful lifestyle !
Through its millennial history, when this powerful seafaring kingdom dominated the merchant routes to Africa, South America and the Orient, Portugal today boasts a fabulous architectural heritage with 14 UNESCO listed sites such as Sintra, Evora, Porto, Coimbra… but also a superb cuisine and fine wines.
Portugal is a small ∼ only 218 kilometers wide and 561 kilometers long, with a population of 10 millions people ∼ but despite of its size, the country offers an incredible diversity of landscapes and climates. Whether you decide to explore Porto e Norte area and Beiras region, or Lisbon with the west coast, or Alentejo, or Algarve… you will discover – and appreciate – different traditions and culture, but still… in having the same kind welcome of hospitable people.
Lifestyle Vacations original Heritage of Portugal tour combines the Western seaside and the Alentejo countryside. It features the city of Lisbon, the sea resort of Cascais, the picturesque towns of Evora and Sintra both listed the Unesco world heritage, the Alentejo region which is well known for its vineyards, olive groves, and cork manufactures. Each step of the tour celebrates the delicious Portuguese cuisine. Heritage of Portugal includes luxury hotel and guesthouse accommodations, as well as private transportation by Mercedes luxury minibus. Tour is escorted by Corinne A. Preteur personally.