Elected as the best city to be visited in 2018 by Lonely Planet, The New York Times and other important magazines and newspapers around the world, Lisbon offers everything a football fan seeks for the weekend: two of the most exciting derbies in Europe, great weather, amazing restaurants and bars, and an unforgettable nightlife!
This versatile city is characterized by scenic views over the seven hills, narrow streets, authentic squares, and beautiful fountains. You will have the chance to discover the many cozy bars, restaurants, and terraces where you feel at home and where you can party until the early hours.
The city is home of two giants in the Portuguese and European football: Benfica and Sporting Lisbon. The first one holds a record of more than 200,00 shareholders and it is by far the most successful club in Portugal. Sporting Lisbon, the green and whites, are famous for its Ultras and having the best youth players in the country. They revealed names like Cristiano Ronaldo and Figo. We cannot forget that there is another extraordinary club in Portugal: Porto, in the North Region, that is the actual champion and known by sending the best players to the top clubs in Europe – Falcao, Deco, Pepe, Ricardo Carvalho, among others.
Certainly, you will have a hell of an experience in this beautiful city. We will watch some proper football matches, hang out with locals, eat traditional food, stadium tours and a have a lot of fun!
Explore the football culture in Lisbon together with our local host and Homefan’s Director, Pedro. In Lisbon we have the best-handpicked itinerary for you, allowing you to experience some of the most intense football matches in Portugal at its best with a group of like-minded fans. You won’t find anything like this, anywhere else.
This weekend in Lisbon is dedicated to the people who love the culture in football. Which means great atmosphere, cheap and delicious food, beers & beers, and endless fun! You will experience a superb stadium tour in the modern & beautiful Estádio José Alvalade, home of Sporting Lisbon, a perfect weather with full of sunshine, amazing bars, and, most importantly, a special pre & after-match with the best atmosphere ever (smoke, flags, and much more, count on that)!
Today, we will welcome you and check you in the selected accommodation in Lisbon. To start the weekend in a good shape, our local host, Pedro, will take you to an incredible Portuguese Tasca, which means a very traditional restaurant, with plenty of good food and drinks. After that, why not extend the night and go to some of the best bars in town, at Cais do Sodré? And for the brave ones, let’s go to the riverfront nightclubs and party until the sun rises? You can count on us for any of the plans!
MATCHDAY! To start the day, we will take you to some of the best Portuguese bakery places, where they to do the famous pastéis de nata. After that, the plan is to get in the mood for the game, heading to one of Sporting Lisbon bars, and hang out with die-hard supporters until we head to the stadium for the most amazing pre-match ever.
We will be stuck in the middle of the crazy green and white people, flags, pyros and hundreds of the famous roulottes, a place where the fans get together to drink tons of beers and wait for the bus team to come up. Scarfs and green smoke are all over the place. Before the bus arrives, they make a huge line to salute their heroes. What an experience!
The Stadium is impressive and it was built to provide Sporting with a new and modern home, and to serve as the playing venue for the Euro 2004 final. Over there, the atmosphere is intense and they get really crazy supporting their club! After the match, you can either chill or join us for a nice dinner!
We know the journey has been quite intense so far, but why not another good day in this beautiful city. In the morning we can go deep into Sporting Lisbon culture, and have an amazing stadium tour & museum, getting to know more about their success history. In the afternoon, we can hang out in one of the city’s cool neighborhoods or just relax and enjoy sunset time with your travelers mates. That is it. Now it is time to back and go back home with some great stories to tell.
DATES & PRICES
€299 per person
Secure your spot with a Deposit (€75,-) and pay the remaining amount up to 4 weeks before the match. Please note: Flights are NOT included and must be purchased separately. Join like-minded fans on this small group trip. Alternatively, book a private trip or get a quote.
** Final Kick-off date to be confirmed
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