Portugal with Danica Gim Exploration

Lisbon - The Algarve

2023: Jun 23 - Jun 29


In Portugal, sometimes the cities and traditions seem as old as time. Cobbled streets and ancient ruins set over dramatic vistas over the infinite sea. The Portuguese are steeped in tradition of legendary seafarers, navigators, and natural born travelers. Now it's your turn to explore this country's unlimited beauty.

  • 7 days

  • 8 - 20 spots

  • Double occupancy in 3 & 4-star hotels (single rooms available)

  • 6 breakfasts, 2 lunches and 2 dinners included

  • TrovaTrip will provide 3 transfers from Lisbon Airport (LIS) , between 8 AM and 5 PM

  • TrovaTrip will provide 2 transfers to Lisbon Airport (LIS) on the last day

Activities Included

  • Lisbon Eco Tuk Tuk City Tour
  • A Foodie's Intro to Lisbon
  • Sunset Sailboat Cruise
  • Ceramics Workshop
  • Carovoeiro Boat and Caves Tour
  • SUP on the Algarve
  • Vineyard Tour & Tasting

Other Inclusions

  • Double Occupancy in 3 & 4-star Hotels
  • Local Guide throughout Trip
  • All City Transfers
  • Arrival Airport Transfer (until 5pm on first day)
  • Departure Airport Transfer (morning of last day)
  • The Magic Within: A Guided Journal by Danica Gim
  • 6 Breakfasts, 2 Lunches and 2 Dinners

Exclusions

  • International Flights
  • Food & Alcohol (except as noted)
  • Visas & Travel Insurance
  • Airport Transfers Outside of Designated Times

Your Host

Danica Gim

Danica Gim is a self-taught, European writer and artist currently residing in the Netherlands. Her style is heavily inspired by the art movements of her continent, such as Art Nouveau and the black-figure style. In 2017 she started sharing her poetry and art on Instagram. In less than a year the account gained tens of thousands of followers worldwide, making her work famous all over the internet. Her work has been reposted by Britney Spears, Doutzen Kroes, Dove Cameron, and many others. When Danica is not writing or making art she is raising awareness for Endometriosis.

Itinerary

Day 1

Friday, Jun 23, 2023

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Day 1

Welcome to Portugal! Settle in and get ready for an incredible week.

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APPROX. 1 HOUR

Airport Transfer

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Welcome dinner at a local restaurant

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Masa Hotel Almirante

Overnight in Lisbon

Day 2

Saturday, Jun 24, 2023

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Day 2

This morning you will discover Lisbon by taking a city tour by Eco Tuk Tuk. Along the way your guide will take you to some traditional spots in the city to taste the local food. In the afternoon, you will hop aboard a sailboat for a sunset cruise.

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Hotel breakfast

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APPROX. 1 HOUR

Introductions - You are exactly where you need to be

An opportunity to get to know each other in a relaxed and creative space.

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APPROX. 1 HOUR

Lisbon Eco Tuk Tuk City Tour

Hop in an Eco Tuk Tuk that will help you traverse Lisbon's hills and explore the city.

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A Foodie's Intro to Lisbon

Join your local guide as they take you to some of their favorite spots in Lisbon to enjoy some local snacks. End the tour with a lunch at a traditional restaurant for lunch.

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Lunch at a local restaurant

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Sunset Sailboat Cruise

Hop aboard a sailboat for sunset sail and some of the most stunning views of the city of Lisbon.

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Masa Hotel Almirante

Overnight in Lisbon

Day 3

Sunday, Jun 25, 2023

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Day 3

Today you will join a ceramics workshop followed by an afternoon at leisure to explore Lisbon.

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Hotel breakfast

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Ceramics Workshop

In your ceramics workshop you will work with clay and learn how to manipulate it in different shapes. You will begin with an introduction, proceed with exercises, followed by experimentation.

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Masa Hotel Almirante

Overnight in Lisbon

Day 4

Monday, Jun 26, 2023

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Day 4

Today you will leave the city for the Algarve. You will then go to Carvoeiro for a boat and caves tour. Next, you'll have the chance to do some Stand-up Paddle-boarding.

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Hotel breakfast

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Lunch at a local restaurant

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APPROX. 1 HOUR

Carovoeiro Boat and Caves Tour

On arrival at Carovoeiro, you will hop on a boat for a tour of the caves and coast of the Algarve.

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APPROX. 1 HOUR

SUP on the Algarve

On your tour around Carovoeiro, you will have a chance to hop on a stand-up paddle-board and swim in the area.

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Hotel Briciadu du Mar

Overnight in the Algarve

Day 5

Tuesday, Jun 27, 2023

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Day 5

Today you will experience the rugged beauty and taste the delicious culture of the Algarve. You will start the day by hiking the 7 Hanging Valleys then head to a local farm and vineyard for a tour and tasting.

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Hotel breakfast

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APPROX. 1 HOUR

Vineyard Tour & Tasting

You will visit a local farm and vineyard and take a tour of the estate and enjoy a tasting including charcuterie board.

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Hotel Briciadu du Mar

Overnight in the Algarve

Day 6

Wednesday, Jun 28, 2023

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Day 6

Today you will transfer back to Lisbon. The afternoon will be free and at leisure. In the evening, you will meet with the group for a moment of reflection before a final farewell dinner.

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Hotel breakfast

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Farewell dinner at a local restaurant

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Masa Hotel Almirante

Overnight in Lisbon

Day 7

Thursday, Jun 29, 2023

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Day 7

All good things must come to an end! You'll transfer to the airport and bid farewell for now.

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Hotel breakfast

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APPROX. 1 HOUR

Airport Transfer

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*If you cancel when your spot is confirmed and outside of 60 days until departure, you can receive a trip credit for your down payment minus the $100 cancellation fee.

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