Amarante, Porto

8D Portugal

Lose yourself in an intoxicating escapade

Embark with us on this bespoke mesmeric journey through the Iberian nation. Feast your eyes on a charming mix of Portugal’s different facets as you explore medieval castles, cobblestone villages, captivating cities and golden beaches. Experience the best cuisine found in the land including Portugal’s outstanding seafood. Be enamoured by the scenery, the old-fashioned traditions of village life, a pristine backdrop that grips your imagination.

Destination Climax
Lisbon, Portugal

Taylor's Wine Cellar*

Taylor's, said to be the greatest of all Port shippers, invites you on a tour of its famous lodges at Vila Nova de Gaia. Its wine, Scion is one of the oldest and one of very few pre-Phylloxera wines from any vineyard region to reach the cellar in perfect condition. * Taylor's Wine Cellar - "Scion" Port wine tasting is subject to availability.

Praca do Comercio, Lisbon

Gourmet Dinner at The Yeatman

The Yeatman is the only restaurant in Porto to carry a Michelin Star. Let your palates be filled with the imaginative cuisines of Portugal, listing a comprehensive choice of Portuguese wines, as well as a wide selection from other great vineyards around the globe for a complete pairing experience.

A view of Pena Palace in Sintra

Manor House of Casa de Juste

Step back in time at the impeccably maintained 14th century Manor. The manor, situated within a walled courtyard enclosing an ornamental garden, is located in the heart of Vinho Verde country. Be served a private home cooked lunch that follows a ritual of ancient tradition in the cosy kitchen with its slate-tiled floor and range stove.

“A Night at the Museum” - Stock Exchange Palace

A UOB Privilege customer-only experience: exclusive access to the palace after the Museum closes at nightfall. Built by Porto traders near the end of the 19th century, the Stock Exchange Palace is a testament to the wealth of this social class in history. The palace was declared a national monument and is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Douro Valley

Beautiful and breath taking, Douro Valley is resplendent with hills covered with terraces of vines falling steeply down to the riverbanks. Drift down to the ancient monuments and see centuries of history emerge as you cruise on a vintage riverboat with a private gourmet lunch.

Private gourmet lunch experience on a vintage river boat, Duoro Valley

Wine Tasting at Bussaco Palace Wine Cellar

Built for the last kings of Portugal, Bussaco Palace Hotel is guardian to some of the oldest bottles of wine in the world. The founder of the hotel also created the wines of Bussaco in 1917, personally. Be spoilt for choice by its wide selection of vintages to taste.

Sailing in Lisbon

Enjoy an untainted spectacular view of Lisbon's stylish and modern marina. Known as a photographers' paradise for its golden beaches and dramatic cliff formations, the area is also a common host for international sailing and nautical events.

The Yeatman Hotel

The Yeatman Hotel is widely regarded as one of the best hotels in Porto and also a member of the prestigious Relais & Chateaux collection of hotels. Dwell in the chronicles of the Bacchus Suite, identified as the jewel in The Yeatman's crown.

The Yeatman Hotel - Bacchus Suite

Aquapura Douro Valley

A valley of inspiration and serenity, the Aquapura Douro Valley hotel is located on the south bank of the Douro River in one of the most protected regions of Portugal. Catch the stunning views over the river with surrounding deep majestic valleys and terraced cliffs from the Panoramic Suite.

Olissippo Lapa Palace

Nestled amidst beautiful gardens on the most prestigious of Lisbon's seven hills, the stately 5-star Olissippo Lapa Palace hotel boasts of legendary quality and service. The Tower Room located in the original Palace on the seventh floor has the best view of Lisbon.