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Cardoso Travel Agency

Cardoso Travel Agency (CTA) was established in 1965 and since then it has been offering a full travel service to the public of Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and nearby states.

The careful planning, organization, efficiency and thoughtfulness demonstrated through the years has elevated Cardoso Travel into a preferred travel agency for clubs, churches, schools and businesses. So when the time comes for an exciting day out, a relaxing weekend getaway, or a longer more sophisticated package to Portugal, Brazil or anywhere else on the globe, consider CTA.

We specialize in travel packages to Portugal, Madeira and the Azores. Whether it be for individual or group travel, CTA has the vacation for you. CTA also runs the "fun-filled bus tours" - An attractive program of bus tours throughout New England and Eastern Canada.

Cruises are a specialty for us as well.

Our goal is to provide our clients with the best priced, highest quality travel.    

 

Travel Packages

FÁTIMA AND SENHOR SANTO CRISTO, MAY 2017

 


THE BEST OF CENTRAL  AND  NORTH OF


MAINLAND PORTUGAL AND THE AZORES


                                                                                         Depart from Boston 09 may Return to Providence 23 May, 21017


(15 days)


THE MAINLAND:


FÁTIMA CELEBRATIONS OF THE 1ST CENTENARY OF THE APPARITIONS


PRESIDED BY HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCISCO


 INCLUDED IN THIS TOUR:


ON MAY 12TH:FÁTIMA, ALTAR OF THE WORLD, VALINHOS AND CANDLELIGHT PROCESSION; 
ON MAY 13:  CLOSING OF THE IMPRESSIVE CERIMONIES
VISITS TO SESIMBRA CASTLE,  MEDIEVAL TOWN OF ÓBIDOS, AND NAZARÉ
CRISTO REI MONUMENT, THE MOST SPECTACULAR AND COMPLETE VIEW OF LISBON;
CASCAIS, ESTORIL AND BELÉM, SERRA DA ARRÁBIDA, 
MINHO:  BRAGA, THE SEAT OF THE ARCHBISHOPS - 15 CENTURIES OF HISTORY;  SANCTUARY OF BOM JESUS AND  GUIMARÃES, THE CRADLE OF THE PORTUGUESE  NATION, 
PANORAMIC CITY TOUR OF PORTO;  TYPICAL FOZ DA RIBEIRA   
ALSO CRUISE THE BEST SECTION OF DOURO RIVER:  "DOURO VINHATEIRO"; INCLUDING COCKTAIL AND LUNCH ON BOARD
LAMEGO AND SANTUARY OF NOSSA SENHORA DOS REMÉDIOS;  VISIT  A   FAMOUS MODERN  WINE CELLAR  AND ENJOY A WINE TASTING OVERLOOKING
A BREAHTAKING SCENERY OVER THE MOST BEAUTIFUL RIVER OF PORTUGAL;
EAGLE VIEW OF PORTUGAL FROM THE VERY TOP OF ITS HIGHEST MOUNTAIN,  SERRA DA ESTRELA,   FAMOUS FOR ITS CHEESES, HAM, FRESH HOMEMADE BREAD AND "GINGINHA

 


AND THE GREEN ISLAND


FESTIVITIES OF SANTO CRISTO


SIGHTSEEING TOURS OF THE EASTERN, CENTRAL AND WESTERN PARTS OF THE ISLAND,


LAKE OF FOGO AND FURNAS VALLEY:  BEAUTY, PEACE AND REFRESHMENT SEPARATES THE FIRE OF THE EARTH AND THE BLUE OF THE SKY,
INCLUDES A TYPICAL LUNCH COOKED IN THE HOT SPRINGS AND A STOP AT THE TEA PLANTATIONS.
TWIN LAKES OF SETE CIDADES (ATLANTIS AND A BEAUTIFUL LOVE STORY), PINEAPPLE PLANTATIONS. INCLUDES LUNCH
TOUR OF NORDESTE, WHERE MAN AND NATURE MERGE TOGETHER AND VISITORS ARE WELCOME WITH FLOWERS,
COCKTAIL RECEPTION  AND LUNCH ARE INCLUDED.


 ALSO INCLUDED IS:


Air fare  \BOSTON/LISBON/PONTA DELGADA/PROVIDENCE;
6 nights in Continental Portugal- 4* and Superior Turistic Hotels; 
7 nights in the Azores -  Turistic Superior Hotel, 5 minutes walking distance to festivities;
transfer from New Bedford,Fall River and Providence to Logan Airport.
transfers airports/hotels/airports;
Cardoso Travel express check in at hotels;                                                                                                                                                    
porterage in all hotels (1 bag per person);
admission to wine cellars and monuments to be visited;
27 meals;
bylingual speaking  guides (Portuguese and English);
all taxes and tips, except the costumary tips to driver and guide;
travel insurance available to protect your investment;
FOR MORE INFORMATIONS AND RESERVATIONS PLEASE CALL 401-421-0111

BOOK EARLY AND DON'T MISS THIS GREAT TOUR.


At Cardoso Travel you enter as a client and always leave as a friend


COST PER PERSON : ONLY $3,339.00  PP in dbl occupancy ( plus taxes ($136.24 approx).


Call (401) 421-0111 or Email to learn more about it!

Azores - S.S. Cristo Festivities

AZORES AND S.S. CRISTO FESTIVITIES


Departure from: PROVIDENCE (Green Airport)   May 16, 2017


Return  to PROVIDENCE  May 23, 2017


(8 Days)



  • Roundtrip air PROVIDENCE - PONTA DELGADA - PROVIDENC

  • 7 nights stay at an excellent  hotel,  5 minutes walking distance to the festivities;

  • Tour to the twin lakes of Sete Cidades: beauty, myths and reality; a beautiful love story; pineapple plantations include liquor tasting; a  delicious traditional lunch in fishing village of  Mosteiros

  • Day tour to Lagoa do Fogo (Lake of Fire) and Furnas Valley; peace and refreshment separates the fire of the earth and the blue of the sky: includes typical lunch cooked in the hot springs;

  • Day tour to Ribeira Grande (taste of local liquors),  tea plantations (taste of locally produced fine tea) and Nordeste, where men and nature merge together and visitors are welcome  with flowers. Cocktail reception and lunch are included


Also includes:
Roundtrip air PROVIDENCE - PONTA DELGADA - PROVIDENCE;
R/Trip Transfers airport hotel airport;
Free porterage of your luggage to/from your room;
7 nights stay at an excellent  hotel,  5 minutes walking distance to the festivities;
13 meals:  7 bountiful breakfast buffet; 3 lunches and one dinner plus 2 meals inflight ; 
Travel insurance is available to protect your investment;
Bylingual guides (Portuguese and English);
Taxes (except air taxes)
Tips (except for drivers and guides)
$1,789.00 pp in double plus taxes and fees ($110.00 approx.). 

Call (401) 421-0111 or Email to learn more about it!

Azores and Madeira Islands

    (10 days)
     Departure from Boston: 06 July 2017,  SATA (SP-280) - 8:54pm
Arrival Boston 15 July, 2017,  SATA (SP-225) - 5:05pm

   S. MIGUEL


      (The green Island) 


      7 TO 12 DE JULY

 GREAT HOLY GHOST FESTIVITIES (9th and 10th)


DAY TOUR TO SETE CIDADES AND PINEAPPLE PLANTATIONS INCLUDING A TRADITIONAL LUNCH
FULL DAY TOUR TO LAGOA DO FOGO (LAKE OF FIRE) AND FURNAS VALLEY,  INCLUDING  LUNCH COOKED IN THE HOT SPRINGS
FULL DAY TOUR TO NORDESTE, WHERE NATURE AND MAN MERGE TOGETHER; COCKTAIL AND LUNCH, FOLLOWED BY A BOUNTIFUL DINNER.
 VISIT TO THE TEA PLANTATIONS.
Highlights in São Miguel Island:  Lookout points of Pico de Ferro, Pico do Carvão, Vista do Rei, Sete Cidades, Escalvado,
  Lagoa do  Fogo  Santa Iria, Plantações de chá, Plantações de ananás,   Nordeste; Hot springs, pinapple plantations, tea plantations.

and 


 (The Pearl of the Atlantic)  


12 to 15 DE JULY
     DAY TOUR TO THE WESTERN SIDE OF THE ISLAND INCLUDING LUNCH
DAY TOUR TO THE EASTERN SIDE OF THE ISLAND, INCLUDING LUNCH
NIGHT TOUR AND DINNER SHOW (folk dances).


Hilights in  Madeira Island:  Look out points: Câmara de Lobos, Cabo Girão, Véu da Noiva, S. Vicente, Encumeada,
Serra d’Água, Poiso, Pico do Areeiro, Portela; Santana and typical houses, Machico, the first capital of Madeira,
Camacha, center of wicker cra, night eyebird view of the beautiful city of Funchal 
 INCLUDES:  ASSISTED TRANSFERS AIRPORTS/HOTELS/AIRPORTS;
5 NIGHTS  SUPERIOR TURISTIC HOTEL IN PONTA DELGADA;
3 NIGHTS LUXURY 5 * HOTEL IN FUNCHAL;
BAGGAGE HANDLING IN AND OUT OF HOTELS;
19 MEALS (9 BUFFET BREAKFASTS, 5 LUNCHES,1 DINNER WITH SHOW, 4 IN FLIGHT MEALS.
ENGLISH AND PORTUGUESE SPEAKING GUIDES).

  Cost per person, double occupancy: only $2,199.00 plus tax (140.00 approx.)              

Call (401) 421-0111 or Email to learn more about it!

PORTUGAL, ROME AND THE BEST OF ITALY

 FATIMA (Portugal) plus ROME AND THE BEST OF ITALY,


 DEPARTURE SEPTEMBER 4;  RETURN SEPTEMBER 14, 2017


(11 DAYS)


OUR LADY OF ROSARY CHURCH (Providence - Rhode Island)


        Spiritual Dir.: Rev. Fr. Joseph Escobar           


IN PORTUGAL VISIT: FÁTIMA,  LISBOA,  ÓBIDOS, NAZARÉ, CHRIST THE KING MONUMENT IN ALMADA,  ETC


MILAN: PANORAMIC TOUR OF THE CITY; INCLUDES ADMISSION TO THE MILAN DOME;


BOLOGNA: 3 HOURS GUIDED TOUR OF THIS IMPORTANT MEDIEVAL CITY; 


FLORENCE: FULL DAY TOUR.  ACADEMIA MUSEUM,  BASILICA OF SANTA MARIA DE FIORE (DUOMO),


                    PIAZZA DE LA SIGNORIA, PONTE VECCHIO:,


ASSISI:  SAINT  FRANCIS  BASILICA


SIENA:  GUIDED TOUR OF THIS MEDIEVAL CAPITAL OF THE PROVINCE IN THE BEAUTIFUL TUSCANI REGION;


ROME: PAPAL AUDIENCE,   SISTINE CHAPEL, VATICAN MUSEUM, ST. PETER BASILICA, HISTORIC 


MONUMENTAL TOUR OF ROME: CAPITOLINE HILL, ROMAN FORUM, COLOSSEUM, PIAZZA NAVONA, ETC.


23 MEALS (9 BKF, 9 DINNERS,  1 LUNCH AND 4 IN FLIGHT MEALS)


FULLY ESCORTED


LOCAL BILINGUAL GUIDES


Departure from BOSTON -  CONNECTIONS FROM OTHER CITIES ON REQUEST


 R/T Transfers available from MASS. and  R.I. TO LOGAN AIRP.


OVERNIGHTS: 2 IN PORTUGAL, 1 IN  MILAN, 3 IN  FLORENCE AND 3 IN ROME


For more information please call CARDOSO TRAVEL AT 401-421-0111


Book early and save - Price: $3, 392.00 pp in dbl + taxes (approx. $142.00) 
                                                                                                                        

Call (401) 421-0111 or Email to learn more about it!

AZORES - São Miguel

Our Team

John Sousa
Owner/Manager
Geórgia Lima
Sales Manager