Trip Merchant & RTAM: Long Term Stay in Portugal

Long Stay Vacation - Portugal 2025!

Travel with Trip Merchant and RTAM Director, Jayesh Maniar who will be the vacation and trip host!

RTAM Exclusive – Long Stay in Sunny Portugal April 6-May 2, 2025… More Information Coming Soon!

Join other RTAM members on this long stay vacation in Portugal! Immerse yourself into the Portuguese culture and enjoy a warmer climate with sunny skies, especially in the month of April. Meet new friends and make great memories in beautiful Albufeira, located in the heart of the Algarve region of Portugal. Family and friends are welcome to join.

This trip starts in Lisbon for 1 night before transferring down to the Algarve and staying for 22 nights at the Cerro Mar Hotel to rest and relax in Albufeira. This hotel is very nicely located right above the Old Town of Albufeira with panoramic views. Albufeira is it a great location and the perfect gateway to explore the Algarve region! After your 22 nights in the Algarve, return back to Lisbon for 2 final nights to discover this historic capital city, prior to returning home or travelling elsewhere. An optional pre-tour extension to Porto for 4 nights will be available. 

Want to be added to the interest/priority list for when all the information is available? Email Trip Merchant at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with your name, email address and contact phone number. Also, be sure to sign up to the RTAM/Trip Merchant travel newsletter, by signing into the RTAM/Trip Merchant travel site (or you can simply ask Trip Merchant to add you).

Trip Merchant partners with RTAM to provide its members with exclusive travel savings and benefits! You can choose from a variety of travel styles including, Guided Tours, River and Ocean Cruising, Long Stay Vacations, Adventure Travel, Rail Journeys and more…

At this upcoming presentation (May 29th, 2024), aside from being inspired to travel, you will learn all about Trip Merchant, and what they provide you as a member of RTAM. Here’s what will be highlighted in the presentation:

  • Key information for the Long Term Vacation and Stay - Portugal 2025!
  • Your Member Benefits and Savings
  • Trip Merchant Loyalty Program
  • Travel Styles/Various Travel Supplier Options
  • Travel Trends (Post-COVID)
  • Current Offers/Other Updates
  • Various Group Departures - including highlights on African Safaris (South Africa, Kenya & Tanzania), Egypt, Vietnam & Cambodia, Morocco, Iceland, Portugal, Costa Rica, and more!


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Ryan will be taking questions from the audience and also talking about possible future RTAM trips being planned for our members, which may include


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