Cultural Tours ÉVORA | ARRÁBIDA | LISBOA | SINTRA | FADO | FÁTIMA
Tour 1 | Full day (by foot)
TICKET TO BONES CHAPPEL INCLUDED
Departure to the South, through the biggest cork region of the world, in an exciting journey to the past;
Arriving to Évora, province capital of Alentejo and World Heritage of Humanity;
Time to visit the Saint Francis church, the bones chapel and the place where Vasco da Gama received the order to discover the sea route to India;
After lunch, with traditional Portuguese food (not included), we will visit the main square conquered by the great knight Giraldo Geraldes.
Afterwards, we'll see Portugal's biggest gothic cathedral and the Roman Temple;
Before we head back, nothing better than a wine tasting from Alentejo at the Cartuxa wines cellar.
ARRÁBIDA WINE TOUR
Tour 2 | Full day
All WINES, CHEESES AND BREAD INCLUDED
Visit Sesimbra's Castle;
Espichel Cape: the second most western cape of the European Continent;
Wine Cellars "José Maria da Fonseca": private visit and wine tasting, at Azeitão Village;
Azulejos de Azeitão", visit the tiles factory and watch the European traditional methods of tile making. The visit includes local guiding (optional visit);
Take spectacular photos from Arrábida's Natural Park over the Atlantic Ocean;
Feel the sand and clear blue waters of the Portinho da Arrábida beach;
Time to visit the “Livramento” Market in Setúbal , was considered one of the bests in the world . A huge variety of fresh fish, fruit and vegetables , bread, cheeses and regional pastries , there is everything in a pleasant place highlighted by a huge panel of tiles that tells part of the history of the city;
Lunch in the fishing town of Setubal (not included) - It's time to taste the famous Cuttle Fish and the delicious red mullet fish;
Visit a family wine company in the gorgeous valley of Arrábida's natural park, recognized at the Brussel's international wine competition with gold and silver medals. It's time to taste 5 different wines.
CITY OF THE SEVEN HILLS
Tour 3 | Full day (by foot)
TICKET TO SAINT JORGE CASTLE INCLUDED
São Domingos church: the largest church in Lisbon. Formely the home of the Inquisition;
Sé Cathedral: Lisbon's most impressive Romanesque Church;
Santa Luzia's belvedere;
Portas do Sol's belvedere;
São Jorge's castle: the city's most emblematic quarter and one of the most rewarding for walkers and photographers thanks to its medieval alleys and outstanding views;
Lunch in Alfama (not included);
Lisbon's Downtown (free time);
Time to explore Belém and re-live the golden age of portuguese discoveries. Time to visit the chapel of Jerónimos monastery ( free visit );
Optional visit to Belém tower, one of the seven wonders of Portugal, is a prominent example of the Portuguese Manueline style;
Time to visit the Discoveries Monument, built on the north bank of the Tagus River in 1960 to commemorate the 500th anniversary of the death of Prince Henry the Navigator.
SINTRA AND CASCAIS
Tour 4 | Full day
TICKETS TO PENA PARK AND PALACE INCLUDED
Time for a coffee break at the True Queijadas of Sapa factory. Its the oldest representative of the famous cupcakes of Sintra, whose first historical references dates back to 1756. It is currently a pastry and tea house;
Ancient Village of Sintra (UNESCO world heritage site);
Walking tour in the luxuriant and mysterious Pena park;
National Palace (optional visit, not included);
Lunch at the village of Sintra (not included);
Roca Cape: the European Continent's most western cape;
Famous Guincho beach (time for a swim in the summer), and to pay a visit to Boca do Inferno's cliffs;
Cascais village and it's sunny coast will astonish all beach lovers;
Pass by the town of Estoril and the Casino on the drive back.
FADO NIGHT | TOUR GUIDE + TRANSPORT + DINNER + 4 HOURS FADO SHOW
DRIVER / GUIDE / DINNER AND FADO SHOW INCLUDED
Sightseeing in Marquês de Pombal Square and the Liberty Avenue;
Time for a short walking tour around Alfama, one of the most iconic, ancient and picturesque streets, where Fado music is celebrated;
Get ready for an unforgettable experience in an unique and one of the last places where true Fado can be found: "Guitarras de Lisboa" restaurant, dinner and 4 shows included - different singers.
FÁTIMA - ÓBIDOS
Tour 6 | Full Day
CHERRY LIQUOR WINE IN CHOCOLATE CUP INCLUDED
Fátima: one of the most important places of Pilgrimage for the Catholics;
Batalha Monastery: a UNESCO world heritage site;
The Nazaré Cliffs offer an unforgettable view of the Atlantic Ocean;
Time to stop at Nazaré's Fortress, to admire the North Beach, famous by the biggest wave in the world;
Lunch break at the fishing town of Nazaré (not included);
Visit Óbidos, one of Europe's most romantic medieval villages and its incredibly pituresque cobblestones streets lined with colorful houses, gothic doorways and windows. White washed churches, flowerpots and dazzling tiles - all encircled by the walls of a 21th century castle.
Half Day Tours Beach | West Coast or Espichel Cape
Half Day | from 39€
Short stop in the old fishing harbor of Sesimbra;
Sesimbra castle, free time to discover de castle, and to take some pictures from the best view point;
Drive along Arrábida natural park passing by “ Serra do Risco mountain”, the highest limestone scarp of continental Europe;
Free time in Portinho da Arrábida beach, the main place for beach lovers.
Info: we have the option to visit another beaches in Arrábida Natural Park
Half Day | from 39€
Visit to sanctuary of Espichel Cape, the second most western cape of Europe;
Time to stop in the local café near the cape where we will taste the local goat cheese and bread from Azoia;
Driving along west coast passing by the most secret beaches: Foz, Bicas and Meco ( the first naturist beach of Portugal);
Free time in Albufeira lagoon, famous by kite surf, wind surf, kayaking and bird watching as well.
Half Day | from 39€
INCLUDED LOCAL CHEESE AND LOCAL BREAD
Time for a short stop in the fishing harbor of Sesimbra ;
Sesimbra castle, The castle of Sesimbra was the last of the irregular shaped hill forts constructed by the Moors prior to the invasion by the Christians in the 12th century;
Espichel cape, located to the west of Sesimbra, Portugal. Travelers are drawn there due to impressive views of its cliffs facing the Atlantic Ocean;
Time to taste the local cheese of Azoia and the traditional pastries;
Take spectacular photos from Arrábida´s Natural Park over Atlantic Ocean;
“Azulejos de Azeitão”, visit the tiles factory and watch the European traditional methods of tile making (optional visit);
Enjoy our tours when purchasing combined sightseeing tours packages.
PACK 1 : Sesimbra + Setúbal + Évora ( 2 days) 320€
PACK 2 : Sintra + Mafra + Nazaré* + Batalha + Óbidos (2 days ) 370€
PACK 3 : Sintra + Mafra + Ericeira + Óbidos + Nazaré + Fátima ( 3 days) 500€
PACK 4 : Óbidos + Nazaré +Fátima +Coimbra + Porto (4 days) 585€
Do not let escape this option to know more of Portugal for much less. This method is meant for those who like to plan ahead, enjoying the most of the stay while saving money. You just have to choose the combination of tours that you'd like to do. After the booking, you´ll enjoy the landscapes and beautiful sites that Portugal has to offer for 2, 3 or 4 days!
•Prices mentioned are for two persons (minimum price required for these itineraries, depending the season).
•These tours are private;
•Always with an experienced and graduated guide and driver;
•Clients have free time to visit the sites and monuments;
These tour packages are ideal for private groups, couples or families, saving money and enjoy the wonderful places and landscapes that we present for you. You can choose what package do you want .