Release Your Inner Square


After a long, cold winter, two+ years of variants of concern and a myriad of international travel restrictions, take a deep breath and embrace an untold number of "AHA" Moments as you experience what Culture Viewfinder calls the Lisbon Effect. The Squares of Lisbon will surprise and delight - from intimate and tranquil, to monumental, to visionary. Allow these salves to provide inner warmth, square by square.

Venture Forth toward a thoughtful, engaging and richer travel experience with Culture Viewfinder

Beginning on September 8, 2022 the 10-day Creative Spirit tour starts in Lisbon, then moves northward to Serra da Estrela and finishes in Porto. Contemporary Portugal experienced through a cultural lens. Rare opportunities for behind the scenes visits to destinations not open to the public. Guided introductions to significant lesser known neighbourhoods, galleries, restaurants, regional wines, and shops. Looking for a different and exceptional wine experience? Add the 4-day post-tour option Wine Architecture + Gastronomy A unique Douro Valley journey including compelling architecture, beautiful wine experience hotels, and fabulous regional cuisine. Booking for Culture Viewfinder tours in September 2022 Tours is underway!!

Culture Viewfinder tours are intentionally capped at a maximum of 20 participants (or fewer as noted). As a result the 2022 Tours are approaching capacity. Creative Spirit September 8-17, 2022. 10-day unique introduction to Lisbon and Porto and remarkable points in between. Maximum capacity 20 participants. Limited availability. Wine Architecture + Gastronomy September 17-20, 2022 4-day post-tour option to the famous Douro Valley wine region. Maximum capacity 14 participants. Very limited availability. Visit www.cultureviewfinder.com for detailed itineraries and pricing. Contact our logistics partners at Ellison Travel and Tours to make your booking. Sandie Vanderschot sandiev@ellisontravel.com or 1.800.265.7022 x 236.