Evora & Megalithic Explorer

Evora & Megalithic Explorer

€320 per couple

Take a trip to the heartland of Alentejo on this cultural and historical private tour of Evora and Alentejo leaving from Lisbon. Enjoy a guided tour and wine tasting session at a prestigious Alentejo winery. Here you will enjoy a specialised guided tour of the…

Take a trip to the heartland of Alentejo on this cultural and historical private tour of Evora and Alentejo leaving from Lisbon. Enjoy a guided tour and wine tasting session at a prestigious Alentejo winery. Here you will enjoy a specialised guided tour of the private horse carriage museum, the vineyards, the winery and a cellar wine tasting of 5 wines. Discover Evora´s cultural ties and history as you visit the significant monuments, such as the Cathedral of Evora, the Roman Temple of Diana and the Chapel of Bones. To end your day you will visit Almendres Cromlech, a megalithic settlement set in beautiful countryside. This tour is perfect for those wishing to see the Alentejo countryside plus uncover Portuguese heritage and history.

Stay Safe
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 to monitor and protect from Covid19:
– All guides vaccinated
– Guides required to regularly wash hands
– Face masks required for guides
– Regular temperature checks for guides
– Hand sanitiser and face masks available to travellers
– Transportation vehicle regularly sanitised
– Social distancing kept throughout tour –
– Tour schedule adapted to visit monuments at quieter times where possible

Pricing & Availability, Private Tour of Evora and Alentejo

  • Destination
  • Departure
    We pick you up from your accommodation within the Lisbon area.
  • Departure Time
    Please be ready by 8:45 AM for a prompt departure at 9:00 AM.
  • Return Time
    Approximately 18:00 PM.
  • Dress Code
    Casual, comfortable. Please remember to bring a hat and sunscreen.
  • Included
    Face masks and hand sanitiser for your use
    Guide who speaks English, Spanish and Portuguese
    Hotel pick up and drop off
    Private transportation - only your group will travel
  • Not Included
    Any meals
    Entry tickets
1
Pick up
We pick you up from your accommodation within the Lisbon area.
2
Local winery
A visit to this winery is much more than a visit to a winery, it's a journey through time and history. Here you will enjoy a specialised guided tour of the private horse carriage museum, the vineyards, the winery and a cellar wine tasting of 5 wines.
3
Cathedral of Évora
Founded in the early 12th century, this is the largest medieval cathedral in the country. Not to be missed.
4
Roman Temple of Diana, Evora
This temple is a symbol of the Roman occupation of Portugal. It was erected in the first century AD in honour of Diana, the Roman goddess of hunting. Enjoy the peaceful Garden of Diana adjacent to the temple.
5
Chapel of Bones, Evora
This intriguing chapel holds walls covered in bones and human skulls – a passage to Heaven of Hell – built by a Franciscan monk in the 16th century.
6
Almendres Cromlech Megalithic Site
This is the biggest megalithic monument in the Iberian Peninsula. It was built about 7000 years ago and is a quiet and beautiful site where you will visit two different types of monument.
7
Drop off
We drop you off at your accommodation within the Lisbon area.