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Solo Travel in Portugal

Discovering Portugal: A Solo Traveller’s Paradise

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Embark on an exciting solo adventure in Portugal with us as your trusted companions! Get ready to discover the wonders of this magnificent country without ever feeling alone.

At our small-group tours, specially designed for solo travelers, exploring Portugal becomes a breeze. Not only will you have the opportunity to immerse yourself in its rich culture and breathtaking landscapes, but you’ll also get to connect with fellow adventurers who share your passion for exploration.

Portugal is a perfect destination for solo female travelers, offering a safe and welcoming environment. With its manageable size and excellent transportation system, navigating the country is a breeze. Prepare to be captivated by the abundance of stunning sights that await you at every turn!

Worried about the logistics of your trip? Fear not! We take care of all the details, so you can relax and enjoy your time in Portugal. From organizing accommodations to arranging transportation, our dedicated team ensures a hassle-free experience throughout your journey.

Rest assured, you’ll never feel alone or unsupported. We understand the importance of personal space, and should you desire some time for yourself, it can easily be accommodated. Even during your solo ventures, you’ll still have access to the exceptional services provided by EcoTrilha. Moreover, we’ll always be there to facilitate any connections you wish to make with the local cultures, enriching your experience even further.

Get ready for an unforgettable solo travel experience in Portugal, where every moment is filled with excitement, camaraderie, and the chance to create lifelong memories. Join us today, and let us be your trusted companions on this incredible journey!

Is Portugal expensive for solo travel?

No, Portugal is one of the cheapest European capital cities to visit. Read our post: How much is a trip to Portugal?

Is Portugal safe for solo female travelers?

Yes, Portugal is a safe country. Portugal was ranked as the 3rd safest country in the world by the Global Peace Index in 2020. You will feel comfortable and safe in Portugal. Find The Best Time to Visit Portugal here.

Read on for the best Portugal Solo Travel Itinerary.

Immerse yourself in the wonders of Portugal with our exclusive small group tours, led by knowledgeable local guides and enhanced by private transportation.

Due to the popularity of our intimate group experiences, spaces tend to fill up quickly. Therefore, we encourage you to act swiftly to secure your spot on one of our sought-after tours.

For any inquiries or to obtain comprehensive information about our tour offerings, don’t hesitate to reach out to us. Our dedicated team is here to assist you and provide all the details you need. Get in touch today to schedule your unforgettable tour and embark on an extraordinary journey through Portugal!

Find here: How can you get to Portugal?

Best Tours For Solo Travel in Portugal

Fatima, Obidos, and Nazare Driving Tour from Lisbon

Experience the sacred allure of Fatima, the enchanting medieval village of Obidos, and the picturesque fisherman’s haven of Nazare on this captivating tour.

Once you meet your friendly driver, the journey begins from your Lisbon hotel, tracing the stunning coastline towards Fatima. Prepare to be awestruck by the renowned Sanctuary of Our Lady, where you can explore the captivating basilica and revered monuments. Afterward, immerse yourself in the authentic charm of Nazare, a delightful fishing village, and take in its coastal beauty. Indulge in a delightful seaside lunch, savoring the flavors while enjoying the tranquil ambiance.

In the afternoon, we continue to the esteemed sanctuary of Fatima, where you can embrace the spiritual atmosphere and soak in its profound significance. Lastly, we make our way to the idyllic village of Obidos, known for its impeccably preserved medieval streets, enchanting walls, and majestic 14th-century keep. Lose yourself in the serenity of this picturesque community.

This tour requires a minimum of just one person, making it a perfect choice for solo travelers seeking to uncover the treasures of Portugal. Join us on this unforgettable journey and create lasting memories amidst the cultural and natural wonders that await you!


Private Tour Sintra and Lisbon – Full Day.

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Discover the enchanting allure of Sintra, a mere 30 minutes away from Lisbon. This remarkable destination has earned its reputation as one of the world’s most romantic places, boasting magnificent Royal Palaces and Castles that have been proudly recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage site since 1995.

After a delightful lunch, our journey continues along the breathtaking Atlantic coast. Prepare to be captivated by the awe-inspiring beauty of Guincho Beach, a true paradise for surfers, or the dramatic cliffs of Boca do Inferno, known as Hells Mouth. Conclude the coastal leg of our adventure with a leisurely stroll along the bay in the charming town of Cascais. As we drive back to Lisbon, we’ll pass by the esteemed Estoril and its renowned casino.

This full-day private tour combines the perfect blend of walking and driving. We begin by exploring the best areas of Lisbon, starting with a morning visit to Belem. Famous landmarks such as the iconic Belem Tower, the awe-inspiring Discovery Monument, and the majestic Jeronimos Monastery await your discovery.

During our excursion, we’ll make a quick stop at Pasteis de Belem, the renowned pastry shop that has become synonymous with Portugal’s delectable custard tarts, known as pastel de nata. Indulge in this mouthwatering treat, savoring its rich flavors. Our tour will then lead us through the vibrant streets of Lisbon’s downtown, culminating in a convenient drop-off in front of your hotel.

This tour requires a minimum of just one person, making it an excellent choice for solo travelers seeking an unforgettable experience. Embark on this extraordinary journey, immersing yourself in the beauty, history, and culinary delights of Portugal’s captivating capital and the romantic wonders of Sintra.


Self-Guided Camino de Santiago

Pilgrim Walking from Porto (Portugal) to Santiago de Compostela (Spain). Minimum number: just one person. Tailor-made package. A fantastic option for Solo Travel in Portugal and Spain.

The Portuguese Camino is nowadays one of the most popular routes to Santiago de Compostela. The Camino makes it a fantastic choice for first-time pilgrims. The Portuguese Camino is not as crowded as Camino Frances and not as tricky physically as Camino del Norte. All its stages offer an abundance of restaurants while letting you enjoy the peacefulness of picturesque fields and forests.

That is included:

  • Luggage transfer from the hotel to the next hotel (1 piece with 15kg);
  • Pilgrim Passports;
  • Route notes;
  • 24-hour phone support;
  • Private Transfer Santiago de Compostela – Porto;
  • Private Transfer Oporto Airport – Hotel in Porto – Oporto Airport;

Minimum number: just one person. That is highly recommended for Solo Travel.


Tips for Traveling Solo in Portugal

Do I need to pay for a supplement for my room? May I share with another traveler of the same sex? Find travel tips here about additional costs.

Do you need some help?

Our dedicated team of Expert Travel Consultants is eagerly waiting to assist you in planning and tailoring your dream vacation to perfection. Whether you’re envisioning a tropical getaway, a cultural expedition, or an adventurous escape, we’re here to make it a reality.

While we offer a range of enticing packages, it’s important to note that some of them require a minimum of 2 travelers. However, we encourage you to check our online platform for the latest updates on confirmed departure dates. This way, you can stay informed and find the ideal package that aligns with your desired travel timeframe.

Let our travel experts guide you toward an unforgettable journey filled with exceptional experiences and cherished memories. Start planning your dream vacation today!

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Escorted Group Travel Portugal

Tours are in private transportation and escorted by a local guide as we offer small group tours in Portugal. We invite you to seek our help in choosing the best idea for you.

Read here: What to see in Portugal in 7 days.

Exploring the Best of Portugal: A 7-Day Tour Package

small group food tour ginjinha obidosBegin your adventure with a private guided city tour in Lisbon, where you’ll uncover the rich history and cultural treasures of this magnificent capital. From iconic landmarks to hidden gems, let your knowledgeable guide unveil the secrets of Lisbon’s captivating streets.

Continue your exploration in Porto, accompanied by a private guide. Venture further into the Douro Valley on a full-day excursion, where you’ll be treated to another delectable lunch and have the opportunity to delve deeper into the region’s winemaking traditions. Marvel at the stunning landscapes that unfold before you as you savor every moment of this unforgettable experience.

No journey through Portugal is complete without a visit to the enchanting coastal gems, including the mystical town of Sintra. Accompanied by your private guide, explore its romantic allure and uncover the secrets hidden within its majestic palaces and castles.

This small-group tour, limited to a maximum of 8 travelers, provides an intimate and personalized experience, allowing you to forge meaningful connections and create lasting memories. Contact us to inquire about the next departure date and embark on a marvelous solo female travel experience through the wonders of Portugal.


From Lisbon to Porto: A Journey Through Culinary in Portugal

Indulge in an authentic and immersive culinary vacation in Portugal, a delightful option for those seeking unforgettable experiences. Immerse yourself in the vibrant local cuisine by booking a culinary cooking trip that promises to ignite your taste buds and ignite your passion for food.

a man and a woman standing in pena palaceOur carefully curated package offers an extraordinary opportunity to learn from a talented local chef, honing your culinary skills while creating delectable dishes. But the experience doesn’t end there. Embark on a journey to renowned wineries and explore the secrets of Port wine cellars, discovering the fascinating world of Portuguese wines and their rich heritage.

This itinerary is perfectly suited for singles who not only wish to enhance their culinary abilities but also crave the chance to connect with like-minded individuals and explore the enchanting surroundings. Embrace the opportunity to work, learn, and socialize while immersing yourself in the beauty of the region.

To embark on this extraordinary journey, reach out to us to inquire about the confirmed departure dates. This culinary vacation is an ideal choice for solo female travelers, promising an empowering and enriching experience in the captivating country of Portugal.


Discover the Charm of Portugal Through Yoga & Hike Tours

a girl sitting on a tableEmbark on a transformative journey of self-discovery, wellness, and cultural immersion with our exclusive Yoga Retreat in Portugal. Our thoughtfully curated package offers a unique blend of invigorating hikes, serene yoga sessions, comfortable accommodations, cultural exploration, and pure relaxation along Portugal’s breathtaking coastline. This resume highlights the key features and benefits of our extraordinary retreat.

  • Scenic Hiking Adventures: Explore the stunning natural beauty of Portugal’s coastline through guided hikes. From the pristine beaches to lush forests, every trail offers a new perspective on this picturesque country.
  • Soul-Nourishing Yoga: Reconnect with your inner self through daily yoga sessions. Led by experienced instructors, these classes are designed to enhance physical vitality and inner peace.
  • Cultural Immersion: Immerse yourself in Portuguese culture and history with visits to charming villages, historical sites, and interactions with local communities.
  • Comfortable Accommodations: Enjoy your stay in carefully selected accommodations that blend modern comfort with authentic Portuguese charm. Wake up to serene ocean views and relax in cozy surroundings after a day of exploration.
  • Camaraderie and Connections: Share this transformative experience with like-minded individuals from around the world. Forge meaningful connections and create memories that will last a lifetime.
  • Gastronomic Delights: Indulge in Portugal’s renowned cuisine. Taste local delicacies and savor fresh, Mediterranean-inspired meals that nourish both body and soul.
  • Professional Guidance: Our experienced guides and instructors ensure your safety, comfort, and enjoyment throughout the retreat. They are dedicated to creating an enriching and memorable experience.


Can you get travel insurance for Portugal?

Yes. Although touring is one of the safest ways to travel, accidents happen. You can miss the flight or route to your tour or have a sudden illness while in a foreign country. The only way to protect yourself from unexpected expenses arising from emergencies is by ensuring you’re covered before leaving for your trip. You can buy and claim online.

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