Monsaraz & Evora, 1 Day Tour

Monsaraz & Evora, 1 Day Tour

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From 610€ for two persons.   Monsaraz & Evora private tour immerses you in the beauty of Alentejo.  This is a premium, inclusive, private tour. Enjoy memory-making experiences such as partaking in a Ceramic Workshop with a master potter at a charming little Alentejo village….

From 610€ for two persons.

 

Monsaraz & Evora private tour immerses you in the beauty of Alentejo.  This is a premium, inclusive, private tour. Enjoy memory-making experiences such as partaking in a Ceramic Workshop with a master potter at a charming little Alentejo village.

 

Itinerary
Alentejo is a region recently growing in popularity due to its beautiful landscapes and beautiful authentic Portuguese cuisine. Monsaraz is a charming, hilltop village with a fortified medieval castle at the south of the village, at the highest point. Wander the medieval streets, explore the castle and peruse the beautiful artisan shops. A perfect place to visit in the morning as the village is awakening. Admire the beautiful surrounding countryside and amazing views over the Alqueva Dam. The charming village of São Pedro do Corval is well known as Portugal´s largest pottery centre, with more than 20 pottery workshops. Experience a ceramic workshop with a master potter – an experience you will remember for a lifetime. Finally, explore the city of Evora and visit the significant monuments: the Cathedral of Evora, the Roman Temple of Diana and the Chapel of Bones. In the 16th century, during Portugal’s golden age, all kings and queens had residences here. Evora is a beautiful city to wander through and admire the little white houses with beautiful tiles and ornate balconies.

 

Experiences to make your tour especially memorable
Ceramic workshop with a master potter

Taste regional foods and wine

 

All entrance tickets to monuments including
Evora Chapel of Bones
Evora Cathedral

 

Classic Portugal Guarantee 
All of our tours are hosted by official and certified tour guides. We guarantee they will enter all monuments with you and share with you the history of each place. They are the only guides authorised to enter all monuments throughout Portugal, so you can be assured you will be taken good care of. Classic Portugal is a certified and licensed Turismo de Portugal agency with the Clean and Safe seal. Your health is our priority. We have set protocols in place in regards to Covid19 on this private tour. Be sure to check out the Classic Portugal blog. If you like Monsaraz & Evora Private Tour you may also be interested in Evora, Arraiolos & Winery.

 

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This one day private tour is inclusive of an official tour guide, modern minivan and all experiences and entrances.

 

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8 hours, from Lisbon
5+ Age
  • Departure
    We pick you up from your accommodation within the Lisbon area.
  • Departure Time
    Please be ready at 8:45 AM for a prompt departure at 9:00 AM.
  • Return Time
    Approximately 17:00 PM.
  • Dress Code
    Casual, comfortable. Please remember to bring a hat and sunscreen.
  • Included
    Experiences & tickets
    Hotel pick up and drop off
    Insurance & taxes
    Official Tour Guide
    Private transportation
    Tour available in multiple languages
  • Not Included
    Accommodation
    Meals
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Monsaraz
To begin your wonderful day, your tour guide will be waiting for you at your accommodation. Monsaraz is a charming, hilltop village with a fortified medieval castle at the south of the village, at the highest point. Wander the medieval streets, explore the castle and peruse the beautiful artisan shops. A perfect place to visit in the morning as the village is awakening. Admire the beautiful surrounding countryside and amazing views over the Alqueva Dam.
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São Pedro do Corval
The charming village of São Pedro do Corval is well known as Portugal´s largest pottery centre, with more than 20 pottery workshops. Experience a ceramic workshop with a master potter - an experience you will remember for a lifetime.
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Evora´s historic centre
Finally, explore the city of Evora and visit the significant monuments: the Cathedral of Evora, the Roman Temple of Diana and the Chapel of Bones. In the 16th century, during Portugal's golden age, all kings and queens had residences here. Evora is a beautiful city to wander through and admire the little white houses with beautiful tiles and ornate balconies. At the end of this wonderful day full of memories your tour guide will return to your accommodation.    
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