|Top holiday (Flight+Hotel)||£187|
|Family holiday (Flight+Hotel)||£172|
|Romantic holiday (Flight+Hotel)||£217|
|Luxury holiday (Flight+Hotel)||£208|
|Budget holiday (Flight+Hotel)||£130|
Facing the Atlantic Ocean at the western edge of Europe, the Portuguese capital of Lisbon is a year-round destination with unique charm. Famous for its old world trams and twisting narrow streets, the city offers endless opportunities for meandering among the old buildings, taking a tram up one of the city's seven hills to enjoy spectacular viewpoints or discovering Portuguese cuisine and Fado music at one of the traditional restaurants.
The Lisbon Region and Setúbal can be reached conveniently from many UK airports, with flight times around two hours. Lisbon airport is in the heart of the city and gives a breathtaking view on arrival. Surrounded by the ocean, Lisbon Region and Setúbal holidays are active, being set on the famous seven hills, with the iconic San Fransico-style bridge joining them over the River Tejo. Each neighbourhood in Lisbon Region and Setúbal offers something different, from the alluring Fado music of Alfama and historical old centre to the secluded beaches of Guincho or Sesimbra.
On holidays in the Lisbon Region and Setúbal, visitors can take many day trips, including trips to the elegant Cascais, with its scenic old town, beaches and golf courses, or to the casino in Estoril, which is reminiscent of old James Bond films. One can also explore the magical, surreal castle town of Sintra, which offers magnificent views of the surrounding area. On holiday in the Lisbon Region and Setúbal, travellers could benefit from hiring a car to explore the many local wine regions. The coastline around Lisbon and Setúbal is diverse and always spectacular, with dramatic cliffs, world-class surf and endless sunsets. Lisbon and Setúbal holidays are also ideal for families travelling with kids, as the variety of city and beach activities caters to the whole family.