Overnight flight to Lisbon
Those of you choosing the air-land package will be traveling with British Airways via London to Lisbon.
DAY 2 Friday, May 20
Welcome to Portugal
Upon arrival in Lisbon, you will meet your Incantato Tour Manager and driver at the airport. Enjoy an orientation tour of Lisbon’s highlights followed by free time, a traditional welcome dinner with local specialties, and first overnight on Portuguese soil.
DAY 3 Saturday, May 21
Explore the capital city’s many highlights with a local guide, then enjoy the afternoon at leisure to visit museums and ride the famous street cars. First performance opportunity in the evening.
DAY 4 Sunday, May 22
Azambuja Reception & Concert
DAY 5 Monday, May 23
Evora & Musical Alentejo
You‘ll experience a rapid change in scenery as you travel through Alentejo. First stop is the UNESCO World Heritage town of Evora for a guided tour, then continue to Serpa for a choral exchange.
DAY 6 Tuesday, May 24
To Spain & Sevilla
You are in for a treat today after crossing into Spain as your next stop is beautiful Sevilla.
DAY 7 Wednesday, May 25
More time & Concert in Sevilla
Enjoy time at leisure in beautiful Sevilla, then prepare for a performance followed by a traditional dinner.
DAY 8 Thursday, May 26
To Toledo - City Tour
Toledo was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1986 for its extensive cultural and monumental heritage as one of the former capitals of the Spanish Empire and place of coexistence of Christian, Jewish and Moorish cultures.
DAY 9 Friday, May 27
Toledo Mass & Concert
There is lots more to see and do as you explore Toledo with a guide and on your own. Then prepare for High Mass at the Cathedral followed by a formal concert.
DAY 10 Saturday, May 28
Leisure Day - Farewell Dinner
Today features a relaxed day in either Toledo or Madrid. A tapas farewell dinner party concludes the tour.
DAY 11 Sunday, May 29
Return Flight to Atlanta
Return home with memories to last a lifetime.
• See and experience both major cities and
off-the-beaten path gems of Portugal & Spain
• Up to four professionally organized and promoted formal concerts, plus mass participation and recitals in magnificent venues for the UGA Chamber Choir
• Plenty of opportunities for immersion into
the local culture, exchanges with local singers
• Educational and entertaining sightseeing
• Quality hotels in convenient locations, great food,
free time for individual explorations ...
• University, Palace Foz, Basilica da Estrela—LISBON
• various venues TBD —AZAMBUJA/SERPA
• Conservatory —SEVILLA
• Catedral, Santo Tomé —TOLEDO
Incantato‘s Hospitality Managers take pride in working only with pre-inspected hotels that fit your budget and selected restaurants frequented by locals. To keep overall cost low, we selected quality 3 & 4 star hotels in the vicinity of the cities, but are also qualified to propose upgraded or centrally located hotels. We included daily buffet breakfasts at the hotel plus one lunch and four dinners featuring typical dishes served in charming places. Your Incantato Tour Manager is with the group 24/7 to coordinate scheduled activities and offer advice during free-time. Transportation is via modern, air-conditioned motor coach from start to finish.