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    Westcoast Connection: Portugal

    Westcoast Connection: Portugal


    • Listing Type: Summer Programs
    • Program Delivery: Residential
    • Destination: Portugal
    • Provided By: Independent Provider
    • Session Start: July
    • Session Length: Two Weeks, Four Weeks
    • Entering Grade: 10th, 11th, 12th
    • Gender: Coed
    • Category: Travel/Cultural Immersion
    • Sub-Categories: Animals/Nature, Biking, Kayaking, Surfing, Swimming, Water Sports, Multi-Sports
    • Selective: No
    • Ages: 14, 15, 16, 17
    • Minimum Cost: $3,000 - $6,999
    • Career Clusters: Hospitality and Tourism
    • Credit Awarded: No
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    From the big city excitement of Lisbon to the small-town charm of Lagos, you will have a blast exploring Portugal on this trip for high schoolers. You and your fellow travelers will enjoy thrilling canyoning, kayaking, and surfing! Led by amazing leaders, since this is a summer program for a smaller travel group, it allows you to occasionally go off the beaten path to explore charming towns and discover local treasures.

    Program Highlights:

    • Rappel down a waterfall at Peneda Geres National Park.
    • Cruise the Douro River.
    • Hang ten at surf school on the Costa da Caparica.
    • Dance the night away at local dance clubs.
    • Taste Lisbon’s finest pastries at Pasteis de Belem.
    • Kayak through fascinating rock formations in Lagos.
    • Chill on Mediterranean beaches.
    • Wander through the San Miguel and Time Out markets.

    Cost and Session Information

    July 12 - July 23

    July 16 - July 27

    July 19 - July 30