November 7-14, 2020
Discover the rich history and culture of Portugal
The Georgia Trust invites you to discover Portugal, the oldest nation state on the Iberian Peninsula and one of the oldest in Europe and the world. Guests will travel throughout multiple regions of Portugal visiting castles, cobblestone villages and captivating cities. Locations and points of interest include the capital city of Lisbon, palaces of Sintra, fishing port of Cascais; picturesque village of Óbidos; abbeys of Alcobaça and Batalha; the Almendres Cromlech, known as Portugal’s Stonehenge; the well-preserved city of Evora, the mystical city of Coimbra; and finally, the home of Port wine, Porto. Guests will receive private tours and excursions, and stay in elegant, historic accommodations during the trip.
Your trip will include private transfer to all cities and hotel accommodations.
November 7-10, 2020
In Lisbon, guests will stay at Tivoli Avenida Liberdade Lisbon. Situated in the heart of the city, guests will enjoy views of the St. Jorge castle, the city’s hills and the Tagus River at this five-star hotel.
November 10-11, 2020
After exploring the Alentejo region, guests will sojourn at Pousada Convento Évora, a wonderfully luxurious property oozing history and character with many original architectural features in the city of Évora.
November 11-12, 2020
Guests will retire to the Quinta das Lágrimas Hotel while overnighting in Coimbra. A private sanctuary that welcomed Kings and Emperors for centuries, the Quinta das Lágrimas Hotel exudes nature, charm, history and elegance.
November 12-14, 2020
In Porto, guests will stay at the Hotel Infante Sagres. Housed in a listed building, it contains a wealth of decorative features, such as exquisite ironwork, carved wood detail and magnificent stained glass panels from the workshop of Ricardo Leone.
Quinta das Lágrimas Hotel in Coimbra pictured
To reserve a spot for this exclusive travel opportunity:
- Complete the registration form and return it to Georgia Schley Ritchie at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- A check made to The Georgia Trust for a $400 per person donation should be sent to The Georgia Trust, 1516 Peachtree St NW, Atlanta, GA 30309.
– Or click here to pay online, use “Other” field to enter $400, and indicate the Portugal Study Tour under “Reason for Donation.”