11 different ideas to Valentine´s Day in Portugal
UPDATE: If you need tips for Valentine’s Day of 2016, click here. This post was about 2015.
No ideas for the Valentine´s day? Check out our list of different ideas to Valentine´s Day in Portugal!
- Music Festival of Valentine’s Day
Concert series that will happen at the same time in different cities of the country. The shows start 10pm and thickets ranges from 12 € to 25 € dependeing on the venue.
- Helicopter Tour – enjoy the beauty of Lisbon from above
Have you thought about fly over the castles and palaces of Sintra or by the natural beauty of Costa da Caparica? The Lisbon Helicopters offers tours through the main points of the region with a different perspective, seen from the sky. You can choose only one “Baptism in the Air” for 35 € / person the flight or opt for tourist and scenic routes that can several of 57 € to 375 € per person. On the company website there are available all the information about the tours: route, price, estimated time and even an animation that shows the precise visited spots.
* Gift vouchers available
- Surf Trip in a Getaway Van
One option for couples with more adventurous spirit and who like a road trip is to take advantage of the promotion of Valentine’s Day Getaway Van. The package includes a weekend (2 nights) with a Getaway Van and surf lessons for 2 with suits and boards included (they also offer a photographic record). .
- Romantic Night in Hotel
The more traditional couples can enjoy a night out or a romantic weekend in the preferred location, from North to South. Several hotels offer special packages for Valentine’s Day, simpler programs to the most elaborate with dinner, massage, among others. The Publituris released many of these offers on their website.
- Night Tour in a tuk tuk and romantic dinner in Oporto
A different option for those in the invicta city is to enjoy a night ride in a tuk tuk and then continue the evening in a dinner at Chez Lapin, restaurant across the Douro offering typical dishes of the national cuisine.
- Skydive for 2
A skydive school is offering special packages for Valentine’s Day. Packages can include 1 or 2 jumps and whether or not a night in hotel included. Prices range from € 194 to € 488.
- Dinner within the larger cave of Portugal (exclusive for MEO costumers)
The Mira de Aire Caves are the largest in Portugal and make up a truly unique setting. This Valentine’s Day customers of MEO can exchange your points for an exclusive dinner in the cave, with live music and spectacle “Squadron of Light.”
- Dinner + Stay in a real Palace
The Bussaco Palace and the Palace Lousã offer packages for Valentine’s Day that include dinner and leaseholders to 2. Some packages offer the possibility of including the sparkling experience or flowers in the room and / or more night stay.
- Gin Workshop
The Gin lovers will love this idea! The Eventing is one of the companies offering Gin workshops in Lisbon. There is no date set immediately but the workshops happen with some frequency, and you can buy vouchers for 1 (€ 39) or 2 people (74 €) on the company website.
10. Visit the Cellar and try a Wine Tasting in Alentejo
Several wineries offer tours and wine tasting wines, especially on the Wine Route. One option available is to visit the Cartuxa. There are several options for visits from 5 € per person.
11. Romantic tour in boat Moliceiro in Aveiro
The city of Aveiro by itself is romantic and known as the Portuguese Venice. A different option for this Valentine’s Day is the traditional boat ride on Moliceiro for 2 people, with champagne and soft eggs included. The 45-minute program costs 40 € per couple and makes known the canals of Aveiro.
Some of the programs suggested in the list are for a specific to a city such as surf trip or wine tasting. However, in some cases it is quite possible to adapt them to a location near you. Face them as inspirations and add your personal touch 😉