Experience the intense Lisbon derby between Benfica v Sporting Lisbon together with a local in May 2020, an incredible football weekend is awaiting!
WELCOME TO LISBON
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: one 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 to 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.
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 have a lot of fun!
We know the world’s best bits, so your football travel adventure will always be immersive and authentic, and your accommodation hand-picked. Our locals and guides know their destinations and football culture better than anyone, so get off the beaten path with access to a local experience that truly connects you to the destination. We take all the hassle out of travel planning for you. Match tickets? Good accommodation? Activities? Local? Sorted.
This trip does include:
- Match Ticket Benfica v Sporting Lisbon (Level 0, side of the pitch)
- Benfica Museum ‘Cosme Damião” Entrance
- Two-nights in 3*+ accommodation in Lisbon (Twin Room)
- Meal Voucher (1 Food + 1 Drink)
- 20% discount @ Benfica Official Store
- Daily Breakfast
- Trip Manager & Local Host
Good to know
Remember, flights aren’t included for this trip. We’re happy to assist in finding the best options for you. We advise booking flights when the match is confirmed, this is approximately 6 weeks before. Please be aware that the itinerary, activities and hotels are subject to change.
Welcome in LisbonToday, 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!
Experience the Lisbon DerbyMATCHDAY! You'll experience one of the biggest Portuguese derbies! The plan is to get in the mood for the game, heading to one of Benfica 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 red 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 team bus to come up. Scarfs and red smoke are all over the place.