Azores Express SATA is offering a six-night Lisbon package for $969, air and hotel included, this fall and winter from Boston via the Azores, with departures on Tuesdays and Fridays. For Tuesday departures, prices range from $969 to $1,619 per person, double (plus tax). All packages include daily breakfast. Choose a package that combines a stay in São Miguel in the Azores for the same $969 base price. Children under 6 pay only the child’s airfare. Children under 10 pay 10 percent of the hotel rate, plus airfare. New this year in the packages is the modern Tivoli Oriente, a four-star hotel in the newest part of the city, the riverfront Nation’s Park. The other featured hotels include Lisbon’s Hotel Azores Lisboa, a four-star hotel in the city’s business and shopping district. The downtown Tivoli Jardim is set near major sites and shopping. The Hotel Mundial is right in the heart of the city’s center. The Mundial, recently restored, was famed as a center of espionage during World War II.
Azores Express SATA has connected New England with the Azores and mainland Portugal for more than 20 years. Today it offers direct flights on wide-body A310 aircraft to São Miguel, the main island in the Azores archipelago. Connecting flights from São Miguel to Lisbon and/or the island of Madeira are available. The carrier is part of the SATA Group. For more information, call 800-762-9995 or visit www.azores-express.com.