Art & History
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We will start with a visit to Óbidos, a medieval village surrounded by walls of the XIV century. In Alcobaça, visit the Church of the Monastery (UNESCO World Heritage Site), where you can admire the famous tombs of King Pedro and Inês de Castro, in what is considered one of the most tragic love stories of Portugal. We stop in Nazaré, a traditional fishing village, to visit and have lunch . In Batalha, visit the Gothic Church of the Monastery of Batalha (UNESCO World Heritage Site). Finally in Fátima, center of the Catholic Faith and worldwide pilgrimage, visit the Sanctuary with the Chapel of the Apparitions and the Basilica, where you will have free time for religious activities before returning to Lisbon.
Guided tour through Porto, Capital of the North of Portugal and UNESCO World Heritage. Everything in this wonderful city makes this trip memorable, from the Cathedral to the Port Wine Cellars, where you’ll have the chance to have a tasting. You’ll also have the opportunity to visit places filled with tradition and culture and you’ll be given important details about the streets and squares of its historic center.
This charming and unique region in the North of Portugal is known for being the first demarcated wine region in the world. Its landscape is classified as UNESCO World Heritage site. This tour takes you to Lamego where you will visit the “ Nossa Senhora dos Remédios” sanctuary and enjoy lunch. In Pinhão, you will go on a 1-hour cruise in the Douro River! End the day with a Port wine tasting at Roêda Wine Estate.
Visit the religious center of Portugal, Fátima, where you can learn more about the phenomenon of the Marian apparitions, which took place for the first time on May 13th, 1917. You will get to visit the Sanctuary, the Basilica, and the Apparitions Chapel. In the afternoon, you will visit the magnificent city of Coimbra, where the University area, the Cathedral, and the Historic Centre can be visited.
Santiago de Compostela, with its impressive Cathedral, is one of the most important pilgrimage sites in the world, famous for its “Caminhos de Santiago”. In this tour, you will not only visit this beautiful city, but Valença do Minho as well, dominated with a fortress of two towers and a double great wall projected in the Vouban Style.