What You’ll Do
Explore the historic towns of Evora and Monsaraz in the Alentejo
Discover the ruins of the Castle of Monsaraz
Learn the history of the Moors, Romans and Reconquest of Evora
Enjoy a traditional meal with local wine
Explore historic Evora and Monsaraz on a full-day private tour from Lisbon. See the Roman Temple of Evora, and stroll the partially-enclosed village of Monsaraz. Admire whitewashed houses and religious monuments, along with the vineyards of the Alentejo.
What to Expect
Escape the hustle and bustle of Lisbon and spend the day in the beautiful Alentejo region of central Portugal. Go to the historic towns of Evora and Monsaraz, and discover monuments that date back to pre-historic times.
Following a pick-up from your hotel in Lisbon, transfer to the capital of the Alentejo at Evora. Explore its interesting history, from Roman times, through the times of the Moors to the Reconquista to the present day. Meet the locals and taste the food of the region as you see sites such as the Roman Temple, Giraldo Square, and Graça Church.
Next, transfer to the partially-walled village of Monsaraz and enjoy a traditional meal with local wine. Along the way, admire the Alentejo landscapes, such as the lake at Alqueva. Look at the ruins of the Castle of Monsaraz on the hilltop of Monte Xarez, before transferring back to Lisbon at the end of the day.
Each additional person (Max. 7 persons)
Included in this tour:
- Completely private and personalized transport
- Private guide
- Pick-up at your Lisbon hotel is provided
- Free wifi
- Bottled water