Tomar & the Knights Templar
Private tour of Tomar & the Knights Templar. Journey back in time and discover the history of the Knights Templar in Portugal, whilst supporting this local, rural community on this private tour. You will visit astonishing medieval Almourol Castle by boat, set on a small…
Private tour of Tomar & the Knights Templar. Journey back in time and discover the history of the Knights Templar in Portugal, whilst supporting this local, rural community on this private tour. You will visit astonishing medieval Almourol Castle by boat, set on a small island in the River Tagus. The most uniquely positioned castle in Portugal. Set on the Tagus river you will discover this medieval fort via a relaxing boat ride. A fantastic monument and memory of the Knights Templar in Portugal. Then it’s on to the 12th century Knights Templar city of Tomar. Here you will eat in a Medieval Tavern, explore the streets of the city and discover more history of the Knights Templar including the Igreja de São João Baptista: a 15th century church is known for its exuberant sculpture and intricate stonework. Discover the beautiful tilework and paintings. Plus the Synagogue of Tomar and the Order of Christ and the awesome and vast complex of Convent of Christ.
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 Tomar & the Knights Templar
DepartureWe pick you up from your accommodation within the Lisbon area.
Departure TimePlease be ready at 8:45 AM for a prompt departure at 9:00 AM.
Return TimeApproximately 18:00 PM.
Dress CodeCasual, comfortable. Please remember to bring a hat and sunscreen.
IncludedFace masks and hand sanitiser for your useGuide who speaks English, Spanish and PortugueseHotel pick up and drop offPrivate transportation - only your group will travel
Not IncludedAny mealsEntry tickets