BEST OF PORTUGAL
Day 1 — Arrive
in Lisbon, capital of Portugal, a beautiful
city, once the center of a powerful empire.
Cathedrals, museums, broad boulevards
with outdoor cafes add to its attraction.
Day 2 — Golf today
on the Estoril GC, Portugal's
oldest course. Although not long, the
layout is fairly tight. Wild flowers abound
in the rough, and at times you feel you
are in a large garden.
Day 3 — This morning
a round at Quinta Da Marinha GC,
located on the Estoril Coast set in a
pine forest overlooking the Atlantic.
Or play on the Pehna Longa Atlantico
Course, set in the hills near
Sintra, a tough golfing challenge in a
beautiful and historic setting.
Day 4 — Depart
Lisbon and drive south to the Algarve.
Take your time and sightsee along the
Day 5 — Vilamoura I
is your venue today. Designed by Frank
Pennink in the English style it is set
among hundreds of pines. Lush fairways
and well-kept greens make this a pleasure
Day 6 — Vale do Lobo GC,
designed by Henry Cotton, is yours to
tackle. There are several courses, providing
everyone with a challenging day of golf.
Day 7 — Today play
Quinta do Lago GC with
36 holes meandering through a pine forest,
creating a golfing paradise. Broad fairways
of lush Bermuda grass deceive you from
tee to green, although a ball is rarely
Day 8 — Unfortunately
time to depart!