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  • Roundtrip airfare to Lisbon
  • 21 nights at 4-star Luna Solaqua in a garden studio suite with kitchenette
  • 2-4 nights in Lisbon at 4-star SMY hotel or similar (pre + post)
  • Half day sightseeing tour of Lisbon (3 hours) on arriving to Lisbon prior to stay in the Algarve
  • All transfers

Book by Dec 1!

February 11, 2024
Vancouver (25 nights) $2479 + $850 tax
February 12, 2024
Vancouver (23 nights) $2399 + $850 tax
Calgary (23 nights) $2379 + $850 tax
March 3, 2024
Vancouver (24 nights) $2479 + $850 tax
March 4, 2024
Calgary (23 nights) $2479 + $850 tax
Victoria, Kelowna, Edmonton from $300 more
Single Supplement (studio) on request
Room Upgrades:
Studio Pool View add $70-$100
1 bedroom apartment add $170-$180

Additional Fees Paid Locally
Tourist tax: $4 EUR per person, per day paid locally additional

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Luna Solaqua

The Luna Solaqua, in Albufei is situated in the heart of the city. From here, you can discover the andscapes. The diversity of services for the whole family makes this aparthotel in Albufeira an ideal place for your next vacation.

The Luna Solaqua is surrounded by large shopping areas where you can stroll, shop and get a feel for this vibrant city.

The main beaches in the area can be reached on foot in about 10 minutes. If you prefer comfort and seclusion to the beach, Luna Solaqua offers you space and comfort in its flats, as well as in the services and equipment available.

A large outdoor swimming pool for adults and children is the ideal solution for hot days. Indoors, the Luna Solaqua has a heated swimming pool.

The Luna Solaqua allows you to have a relaxed holiday, in Albufeira, in an area where comfort and tranquillity reign.

*Please Note: Luna Solaqua’s Restaurant & Snack Bar are closed during the winter (reopening in April) but Luna Solaqua is located within walking distance to so many nice coffee shops, restaurants and snack bars as well a grocery stores.

Facilities: Outdoor swimming pool, Indoor pool (heated between October and May), Jacuzzi (temporarily out of order), Use of a swimming cap is mandatory, available at an additional cost in the unit

All Suites are equipped with
› Air Conditioning
› Bathroom with Amenities & hair dryer
› Fully Equipped Kitchenette
› Dining Area
› Balcony
› Wifi
› Satellite TV
› Direct Phone Line
› Safety Deposit Box (for a fee)

Luna Solaqua does not have self service laundry service, however, about 500 meters from Luna Solaqua, there is a self service laundry (Lavomatique), open everyday from 8am-8pm.

On arrival in Portugal, stay 1-2 night in Lisbon. Before heading to the Algarve for 21 nights, enjoy a city tour of Lisbon. After your stay in the Algarve, head back to Lisbon for 1-2 night before heading back to Canada.

The tour will start with a visit to the most historical parts of Lisbon: Edward 7th Park, Liberty Avenue, Rossio Square and a walk to discover the real Lisbon lifestyle, history and culture. Proceed to the Blackhorse Square Quarter of Belem, from which the Portuguese Caravels sailed off to the epic maritime discoveries. Once at Belem, we will pass by The Jerónimos Monastery and the Tower of Belem (entrance fees not included) whose origins date back to the 16th Century, both considered as World Heritage, and represent the most luxurious and prestigious times of the Portuguese Monarchy.

Transfer to Algarve for your 20 night stay & then on the return spend 1 more night in Lisbon before your flight home.

A Destination Representative will be available during your holiday and will meet you and tell you all about excursions, facilities, public transportations, restaurants around, grocery stores etc..

Optional tours (payable locally in cash – EURO only) – ATM machines available near the hotel
Minimum of participants required to guarantee each tour
Tours can be multilingual, English speaking language guaranteed


Regular tour 01Nov21-31Oct 2023 – Euros 20
Departure: Saturday (morning)

Visit this beautiful town in the Algarve interior and join the local population in the hustle and bustle of weekend shopping. There is plenty of time to visit the traditional fresh produce market, a hive of activity since 1908, and the
well-known gypsy market on the outskirts of the town. The Castle and its archaeological museum are well worth a visit, or you can enjoy a pleasant stroll through the streets of the city full of shops and attractive esplanade.

Regular tour 01Nov21-31Oct 2023 – Euros 20
Departure: Wednesday (morning)

This is your chance to pick up some last-minute bargains in the busy gypsy market in Quarteira before we head to nearby Vilamoura to enjoy some free time at the largest private marina in Europe. It is one of the most visited in
the world, neatly surrounded by shops, cafés and bars.

Regular tour 01Nov21-31Oct 2023 – Euros 25
Departure: Tuesday + Friday (afternoon)
**This tour does not include transportation from/to Hotels in Lagos

Immerse yourself in the times of the Portuguese Discoveries. In Lagos, you will find the golden church of St. Anthony and one of the main slave markets in Europe in the 16th century. Sagres – beautiful and well-preserved fishing port, passing by the fortress of the 15th century. Also visit Cape St. Vincent, the most south-western point of the European continent, once known as “the End of the World”, where the most powerful lighthouse in Europe is located.
NOT included: Lunch and entrances fees on monuments.

Regular tour 01Nov21-31Oct 2023 – Euros 24
Departure 01Nov21-31March 2023: Monday + Wednesday (morning)
Departure 01April-31Oct 2023: Monday + Wednesday (afternoon)
**This tour does not include transportation from/to Hotels in Lagos

Visit to Silves and Monchique encompasses history, culture and breathtaking landscapes. Silves, the first Arab capital of the Kingdom of the Algarve, you will have free time to visit Silves Castle and Silves Cathedral, both built with the red stone indigenous to this area. After that, we will wend our way through the Monchique mountains to Fóia, the highest point in the Algarve, with free time to take pictures and an opportunity to taste one of the liqueurs typical of the region.
NOT included: Lunch and entrances fees on monuments.

Regular tour 01Nov21-31Oct 2023 – Euros 42
Departure 01Nov21-31March 2023: Tuesday + Friday + Sunday
Departure 01April-31Oct 2023: Tuesday + Thursday + Friday + Sunday

If you only have time for one tour,then this one has it all. In Silves, the former Moorish capital, you can visit the oldest part of the city where the largest castle in the Algarve and the oldest Cathedral are located. Climb the Serra de Monchique to Fóia, visiting the highest point of the Algarve, with time for spectacular photos. On your way down, we will make a stop for lunch (not included in the tour). In the afternoon we will visit Lagos, where sightseeing includes the former slave market dating back to the 16th century, the golden church of Santo António, the fortress and the old town. The tour continues to Cape St. Vicente, the most south-western point of Europe, once known as “the End of the World”. Landmarks include the great lighthouse, the great fishing port of Baleeira, and
the fortress of Sagres, formerly home to School of Navigation founded by Infante D. Henrique, better
known in English as Prince Henry the Navigator.
NOT included: Lunch and entrances fees on monuments.

Regular tour 01Nov21-31March 2023 (minimum 6 persons) – Euros 55
Departure: Tuesday + Thursday
Regular tour 01April-31Oct 2023 (minimum 6 persons) – TBA
*In this tour the child 0-10 years old: 50% reduction

Porches is renowned for its beautiful and original pottery. The Porches Pottery is one of the best representatives of this art and many of the traditional methods of production are still used here today. You can see the pottery being made and painted by hand by the artisans. The fishing village of Benagil is perched above the Atlantic and a tiny but picturesque beach, the sound of the Atlantic the uninterrupted sound track to the village’s activities. Heading towards the resort of Carvoeiro we visit Algar Seco where you can see the amazing caves and grottoes carved from the coastline over the centuries. Enjoy a stroll through the village of Ferragudo, along the cobbled streets and down to the small harbour where you can look across the mouth of the River Arade towards Praia da Rocha. Our last stop is in a winery where you can enjoy a guided tour and also sample some of the wines produced in this region.
NOT included: Lunch
Includes: Visit to a winery with wines tasting.

Regular tour (minimum 4 persons) – Euros 53
Departure: Daily

Discover the deepest Algarve through off-road tracks, refreshing streams and old villages where time has stopped. The most beautiful landscapes, regional architecture and gastronomical tastes of Algarve. One of the musts of this tour is the gastronomical tasting of honey, natural jam and Portuguese liquor known as Medronho “firewater”. The day goes between hills and valleys, lowlands and villages, an unforgettable journey through the magical Algarve.
Included: Jeep tour with professional driver/guide, lunch with drinks in a typical restaurant, gastronomical tasting of honey, natural jam and Portuguese liquor known as Medronho “firewater”.

Note: Algarve region to Évora is approx. 226 km
Regular tour 01Nov21-31March 2023 – Euros 47
Departure: Wednesday

Évora, the capital of Alto Alentejo, is a walled city and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The tour starts with a visit to the Chapel of Bones (entrance not included) and then a guide will accompany you through the streets of the city, passing through the famous Giraldo Square. During the tour you will be able to visit the Cathedral and the Roman Temple of Évora, better known as the Temple of Diana. There will be free time for lunch (not included) and to enjoy the city.
NOT included: Lunch and entrances fees on monuments

3h, afternoon with transfers – Euros 35

A 3 hour Benagil cave tour from Albufeira, sailing westward, always close to the coast, between Albufeira Marina and the famous Benagil Caves or “Algar de Benagil”. Visit the highly acclaimed rock formations and caves recognized worldwide for their uniqueness. The experienced and passionate crew will be at your disposal throughout the experience to share the historical, cultural and ethnographic secrets of this coast.

Regular tour 01Nov21-31Oct 2023 – Euros 42
Departure: Thursday

We start with a visit to Faro, the capital of the province of Algarve and a tour of 13th century city centre. We proceed to the originally Moorish city of Olhão, an important fishing town, and its well-known local market. We continue to the historic town of Tavira, with its Roman bridge, typical cobbled streets, its many churches. You will have the chance to visit the old castle, which has a high observation point ideally suited to taking in the best views of the city and taking fantastic pictures. Free time for lunch (not included). The tour’s last stop is a visit to the fabulous village of Cacela Velha where the Ria Formosa meets the Atlantic Ocean.
NOT included: Lunch and entrances fees on monuments.

Terms & Conditions

All rates are per person, based on double occupancy in Canadian dollars (unless otherwise stated) New bookings only. Space and price may be limited and subject to availability at the time of booking.  Errors or omissions may occur on the above information with no guarantee of being honoured. Terms and conditions apply. Tax is not included in the above base fare. Above tax amount includes non-refundable $30 per adult Booking Management Fee. $50 per adult cancellation fee. Not included in the above rates: Xpresspost fee, recommended medical, cancellation or baggage insurance. Child rate is applicable when travelling with 2 paying adults sharing 1 hotel room, using the existing bedding. Price Match Policy: Travel Best Bets makes every effort to remain competitive by offering our ‘Match or Beat Any Price’ offer however due to certain restrictions  there will be some product we cannot match or beat. Please note the star ratings found on www.travelbestbets.com are determined by Travel Best Bets based on a number of factors and may not match the star rating found in the Tour Operator’s brochure. Please view our star ratings by clicking here. Due to an increasing volume of disputed bookings, we will only accept payment for air only travel to India, the Philippines and the continent of Africa through the following means: book and pay cash in person or by direct deposit into our business account – once the transaction is verified and a copy of the receipt emailed or faxed to our office, we will confirm the booking. Please contact us for details on how to book using this method. Please contact [email protected] for photo credit information. BPCPA #3287