Don’t you ever imagine how it would be if you had the chance to spend some time in a scenery that you just see at the movies started by “Once upon a time…?”? We give you the opportunity to visit romantic gardens where you can fall in love or hill a broken heart, see breathtaking landscapes and party hard in our capital city. All in just one weekend!
Get ready for one of the best trips of the semester and join us at:
TRIP TO SINTRA AND CASCAIS
Saturday and Sunday, 11th I 12th November
In this amazing weekend, you will visit Palácio da Pena, one of the 7 wonders of Portugal and Quinta da Regaleira classified as world heritage by UNESCO is known for the beautiful garden and the amazing architecture of 20th century. You will be able to see an impressive view of Sintra at Castelo dos Mouros and at the end of this journey you will meet Cabo da Roca, the westernmost point of continental Europe, also known as the place “Where the land ends and the sea begins.”.
What are you waiting for? Get your tickets and start living the dream!
Saturday, 11th November
7.30h: Meeting point at Reitoria
11.30h: Arrival in Sintra and free time for lunch
14h: Visit to Castelo dos Mouros
16h: Visit to Palácio da Pena
19h: Departure from Sintra to Lisbon
20h: Check in at the Lisb’on Hostel
22h: Dinner @Casa de Lafões
00h: Botellón and party with ESN Lisbon
Sunday, 12th November
10h30: Check out from the hostel
11h: Visit to Cascais and free time for lunch
14h: Visit to Cabo da Roca
16h: Visit to Quinta da Regaleira
18h: Departure to Porto
21h: Arrival in Porto
Price: 75€ (55€ for the first 20 reservations of UP students)
Note: The University of Porto will support us on this trip with the funds of the European Union for the Erasmus programme. For that reason, Erasmus students studying in University of Porto will get 20€ discount (discounts limited to first 20 reservations). To get the discount just show a document that proves you are in Erasmus Studies programme in University of Porto. Other programs like "Erasmus Mundus" or “Erasmus Internship” are not covered by these funds.
Registrations: at the ESN Office, starting on Monday, 30th of October. Limited places available. Refunds are available until 1 week before the trip.
- Accomodation (Towels included)
- Dinner on Saturday @Casa de Lafões
- Sunday Breakfast
- Visit to Castelo dos Mouros, Palácio da Pena and Quinta da Regaleira
What do you need to bring?
- Comfortable shoes
- Your ESNcard
- Your European Health Insurance Card or similar
See you there!
- An ESNcard of this section required.