HF Holidays    Teachers Travel 
Guided Springtime Walking & Sightseeing
in Ericeira, the Lisbon Coast of Portugal

2018 Holidays are for one week starting Saturdays    Feb 17, 24      March 03, 10, 17         May 12, 19, 26

By late February when Canada is still covered in snow, the green hills of Portugal are bedecked with flowers and the average high temperature is 18C. Portugalís beautiful west coast has great coastal walks and the surprisingly green hills of the Serra de Sintra. This enchanting area of Estremadura attracted the Romans, Moors, kings and poets and today offers leisurely walks as well as history and culture. 

One week walking and sightseeing holidays are based in the ocean-front town of Ericeira located 45 km north-west of Lisbon.

Holiday Highlights:
  • Discover great coastal walks
  • Hike the green hills of the Serra de Sintra
  • Enjoy a day of fascinating sightseeing in Lisbon
  • Choose from either an easy walk or one that is a little more challenging.
  • Explore Portuguese countryside and small towns.
  • Sip some green wine in a seaside cafe.


About HF Portugal walking holiday: 
On this seven-day holiday we stay in the same hotel located in the traditional town of Ericeira. On four of the seven days there is a choice of guided walks (an easier walk or one that is a little more challenging). One full day is spent enjoying a guided tour to explore Lisbon. One day is free for guests to enjoy the oceanviews and beaches, to explore Ericeira or perhaps to visit nearby Sintra.


About the hotel: .
Located in a traditional village in an enviable sea front location, the historic 4-star Hotel Vila Galť Ericeira is a local landmark building. Low tide exposes the rocks immediately in front of the hotel and a lovely sandy beach off to one side  There are two swimming pools overlooking the sea and attractive gardens. Inside, there is a wellness centre with a sauna, Turkish bath, gym and Jacuzzi, which are free of use for guests of the hotel. A wide range of health and spa treatments are also available for a small charge.     Breakfast and dinners are included. 

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Ericeira, Portugal Accommodation
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