Lagoon in Serra da Estrela, Portugal

Serra Estrela Tour

Discover a Portugal made of stones, waterfalls, and rock formations in unusual ways. Then, through the trees and along the waterways, explore the typical mountain villages full of genuine people.

Serra Estrela Tour

Embark on a journey to the stunning region of Serra da Estrela and explore its charming mountain villages with our Serra Estrela tour. Nestled amidst breathtaking landscapes, these hidden gems offer a unique glimpse into Portugal’s rich cultural heritage and traditional architecture.

Serra Estrela tour is an opportunity to immerse yourself in the beauty of nature while discovering the quaint villages that dot its picturesque landscape. From the cobblestone streets of Manteigas to the rustic charm of Sabugueiro, each town tells its own story and offers a glimpse into rural Portuguese life.

As you venture through these mountain villages, you will be captivated by their timeless beauty. The traditional stone houses’ sloping roofs blend seamlessly with the surrounding natural scenery. Wander through narrow alleys lined with colorful flowers and experience the warm hospitality of the locals who take pride in preserving their cultural traditions.

In addition to their architectural allure, these mountain villages also serve as gateways to outdoor adventures. Hiking enthusiasts can explore scenic trails that lead to panoramic viewpoints and cascading waterfalls. Winter brings a new dimension to Serra da Estrela as it transforms into Portugal’s only ski resort, offering thrilling skiing and snowboarding opportunities.

Whether seeking tranquility amidst nature or exploring Portugal’s rural heritage, a Serra da Estrela tour promises an unforgettable experience. Discover hidden treasures in its enchanting mountain villages and create memories that will last a lifetime.

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Experience the beauty and serenity of Portugal’s Serra da Estrela on an unforgettable tour that will leave you with cherished memories for a lifetime. Whether you are searching for tranquility amidst nature or a chance to explore the rural heritage of this captivating region, Serra da Estrela has it all. Immerse yourself in the breathtaking landscapes surrounding you as you delve into the heart of this mountainous paradise.

As you embark on your journey, prepare to be enchanted by the hidden treasures within its charming mountain villages. Each village tells a unique story, with its distinct character and traditions waiting to be discovered. Stroll through cobblestone streets lined with picturesque houses adorned with colorful flowers.

Engage with friendly locals eager to share their stories and traditions passed down from generation to generation. Experience their warm hospitality as they welcome you into their world. Indulge your senses in local cuisine bursting with flavors unique to this region.

From hearty traditional dishes, each meal will be a culinary delight showcasing Portuguese gastronomy’s richness and authenticity. For those seeking adventure, embark on exhilarating hikes through pristine landscapes where breathtaking vistas await at every turn.

Feel your spirits soar as you witness cascading waterfalls, emerald green valleys, and rugged peaks reaching toward the sky. Make sure to capture these moments through photographs or take a quiet reflection surrounded by nature’s wonders.

Expert guides will unveil fascinating stories about Serra da Estrela’s history and culture throughout your tour. Gain insights into ancient traditions preserved over centuries and learn about sustainable practices implemented within these communities.

Medieval city of Obidos, Portugal

Óbidos and Nazaré Tour from Lisbon

If you are visiting Lisbon and looking for a day trip, consider a tour to Obidos and Nazaré. The small white-washed village of Obidos and Nazaré offers breathtaking views of the Atlantic Ocean and stunning architecture.

 

Experience Portugal’s Historic Towns on an Obidos and Nazare Private Tour

Obidos and Nazare Private Tour from Lisbon offers tourists a unique opportunity to explore two of Portugal’s most historic and charming towns. Visitors can explore the cobblestone streets of Obidos and the beautiful Nazare Beach. The tour includes transportation, a professional guide, and plenty of time to take in the sights.

Obidos is a walled medieval city with winding cobblestone streets and colorful buildings, while Nazare is a charming fishing village known for its big waves and tradition. So, Enjoy stunning views, explore the culture, and sample the local cuisine.

Discover the Historical Wonders of Alcobaça and Batalha

Alcobaça and Batalha are two of Portugal’s most impressive and historic sites. This tour takes you to these stunning UNESCO World Heritage sites, where you can explore Gothic architecture, stunning monasteries, and other incredible historical landmarks. In addition, you can explore the intricate architecture, learn about history, and admire the breathtaking views of the surrounding area.

Douro River Portugal

Porto and Douro Valley Tour

This four-day, three-night tour invites you to know two of Portugal’s most beautiful provinces: the Douro Litoral and the Alto Douro Vinhateiro.
We will visit cities, regions, and monuments. It is a World Heritage due to its historical identity and historical-cultural and religious richness.
Private tour from 2.885€ for 2 persons
For more than 2 persons, please ask for a quote

 

Porto and Douro Valley Tour

Experience the majestic Douro Valley in this Porto and Douro valley tour and the beautiful city of Porto on this guided adventure. After a convenient hotel pickup, learn about the region from an informative local guide and explore Porto landmarks like the historic cathedral, Belle-Époque café, and Lello bookshop. Then, cruise down the Douro River and visit the old city of Lamego.

Start the day with a magnificent view of the Serra do Pilar before exploring the majestic city of Porto. See the hill of the old cathedral and the outer medieval Fernandine walls (Muralha Fernandina), completed during the reign of King Fernando.

Next, visit the Majestic Café, a Belle-Époque café with ornate interiors of carved wood. It is considered one of the ten most beautiful cafes in the world.
We continue our Porto Douro valley tour to Aliados Square (Praça da Liberdade) to look at the statue of King Peter IV and admire the Art Nouveau architecture.
São Bento train station. The atrium is covered in 20.000 tiles hand-painted by the painter and potter Jorge Colaço. These white and blue tiles express the history of means of transport and the history of Portugal. A unique open Art in Porto!

The historical center of Porto city is a Unesco World Heritage Site. Here you can see the Palácio da Bolsa (Stock Exchange) and the Church of S. Francisco on the way to the pleasant riverside neighborhoods of Ribeira and Miragaia.
Enjoy a Wine tasting and visit the cellars of one of the oldest wineries in Douro Valley.

Visit the Pinhão Village by the river Douro.
On Douro Valley, you will enjoy a boat ride of 1 hour upstream of the river with the fantastic landscaping with the vineyards built in terraces on both sides.
Overnight in Peso da Régua.

Private tour from 2.885€ for 2 persons
For more than 2 persons, please ask for a quote
Galapagos Beach in Serra da arrabida

Serra Arrábida Tour

Enjoy breathtaking views with our Serra Arrábida tour and learn about the area’s fascinating history. Explore the unique landscapes and cultural heritage of this region. Then, on a journey to the Art of Tiles, discover how tiles are made in Portugal.

Explore the Wild Beauty of Serra Arrábida tour.

Serra Arrábida tour will allow you to enjoy the breathtaking views, learn about the fascinating history, and take home some fantastic handcrafted souvenirs. It is a stunningly beautiful area in Portugal and famous for its spectacular views of the Atlantic Ocean. It offers many natural attractions, including stunning beaches, lush vegetation, and rugged cliffs.

This natural paradise is located just a short drive away from Lisbon. It is abundant with natural wonders that are truly mesmerizing. The rugged coastline stretches as far as the eye can see, with dramatic cliffs plunging into the crystal-clear waters below. The lush green hills surrounding the coast provide a stunning contrast to the deep blue sea. The overall view is unforgettable and breathtaking.

During your tour, you can explore some astonishing beaches, monasteries dating back to the XVI century, vineyards, palaces, and tiles. You can also learn about the unique craftsmanship of tiles and explore the region’s cultural heritage and landscapes. Moreover, you can take part in making your tile and visit one of the best examples of tile art from the XVI century in Portugal, the Palace of Bacalhoa, to have an unforgettable tile experience.

Prepare for an unforgettable journey filled with natural wonders, cultural treasures, and awe-inspiring sights. This tour promises to leave you with memories that will last a lifetime as you explore astonishing beaches, monasteries dating back to the XVI century, vineyards, palaces, and tiles like never before.

Finally, end your tour by raising your glasses in a wine-tasting session with the region’s best wines.

Quinta da Regaleira in sintra

Sintra and Cascais Tour

Welcome to the most beautiful of stories. Discover the village of painters, musicians, poets, and aristocrats. Record every moment of magic and mystery in this charming place.

Sintra and Cascais Tour from Lisbon

Join us on the perfect way to discover Sintra, Cascais, and the West Portuguese coastline on this private Sintra and Cascais tour. Enjoy exploring romantic Palaces, castles, cottages, exotic gardens, and charming parks. Get inspired by the architecture, craggy mountainous scenery, rich history, and spectacular scenery; Home of the Portuguese royalty and poets such as Lord Byron, who described Sintra as a ‘Glorious Eden.’

A day trip to Sintra and Cascais is not just about sightseeing but immersing yourself in Portuguese culture. Learn about the country’s fascinating history from knowledgeable guides who will bring these historic sites to life. Marvel at the stunning views from Cabo da Roca, Europe’s westernmost point, and breathe in the fresh Atlantic air.

Sintra is a UNESCO World Heritage site known for its stunning palaces and castles. As you wander through the narrow streets and lush gardens, you’ll feel like you’ve entered a fairytale. Visit the iconic Pena Palace with its vibrant colors and intricate architecture, or explore the mysterious Quinta da Regaleira with its hidden tunnels and mystical symbolism.

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Inhale peace and happiness in this unique, seductive, romantic village. Its landscape and heritage earned it the title of world heritage, classified by UNESCO. Attended by painters, musicians, poets, and aristocrats gained a cultural dynamic visible in the town’s architectural legacy.

Explore the beauty of the town center with its narrow streets and flower-topped balconies. Then, enjoy the town’s delicacies – travesseiros, a puff pastry filled with almond cream, queijadas, a sweet cheesecake, eggs, milk, and sugar.

Time to enjoy the westernmost point of the European continent, Cabo da Roca, located at the far end of the Sintra Mountains, undoubtedly one of Portugal’s most emblematic places.

Discover beauty everywhere along the seashore with astonishing views through the Rockies. Marvel with the city of Cascais, once a fisherman village, and its gorgeous bay; Museums, exquisite gardens, architecture, a medieval fortress, and a cultural legacy home to many personalities.

Portas do Sol in Lisbon, Alfama

Lisbon Tour

Take a trip through time on a Lisbon Tour through its History and Culture. First, explore some of Portugal’s historical capital’s fascinating history and culture. Then, embark on a journey through the centuries, discovering the city’s past and present.

Take a Trip Through Time on a Lisbon Tour

Explore the cobblestone streets, visit iconic landmarks, learn about the city’s monuments, and discover its vibrant culture. This tour is perfect for those who want to get to know the city and its people. Next, journey through Lisbon’s winding streets and uncover a wealth of sights and sounds that will take you back in time. With a history spanning centuries, Lisbon is an incredible destination that will leave you in awe of its beauty and culture.

Furthermore, travel through one of the most iconic Arts in Lisbon. Discover the colorful tiles, or azulejos, that adorn the walls of buildings throughout the city. Therefore these tiles are a mainstay of Lisbon’s culture and architecture, from the cobblestone streets to the outdoor cafes.

Join us in exploring the best of Lisbon’s soul on a private tour that takes you to the heart of Lisbon, its parks, and historic neighborhoods.

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Fátima and Tomar Tour

Get inspired by history and witness what the Knights of the Order of the Temple, later known as the Order of Christ, experienced. Afterward, explore one of the most significant sites of Marian devotion that attracts pilgrims worldwide.

Fátima and Tomar Tour

Embark on a mesmerizing journey back in time and discover the hidden gems of Fatima and Tomar with our team of expert guides. Marvel at the architectural splendor of these iconic historical sites. Discover the Sanctuary of Our Lady of Fatima and the Convento de Cristo in Tomar. And uncover the intriguing stories that have shaped these remarkable places.

Our first stop will be at the revered Sanctuary of Our Lady of Fatima, where you’ll step into a sacred place and awaken to its beauty. Our knowledgeable guides will share the captivating stories behind this spiritual sanctuary. Next, we’ll venture to Tomar and explore the Convento de Cristo, a magnificent site with an impressive blend of architectural styles reflecting centuries of history.

As you venture into Tomar, prepare to be captivated by its medieval charm. Discover the mesmerizing Convento de Cristo – a UNESCO World Heritage Site that boasts remarkable architectural wonders dating back centuries. Explore its intricate details and learn about its historical importance.

As we journey together, be prepared to be captivated by these hidden gems that have shaped Fatima and Tomar. Every step will unveil new layers of history and artistry for you to marvel at. This carefully curated tour promises an enriching experience. Whether you’re a history enthusiast or simply seeking a memorable adventure, don’t miss this extraordinary opportunity to unlock the secrets of these iconic sites with our expert guides. Book your experience today and create lasting memories.

Experiencing the local cuisine is an essential part of any journey. During your trip, you can relish delicious dishes that embody the authentic flavors of the regions you visit. Indulge in traditional Portuguese cuisine as well as regional specialties that are exclusive to Fatima and Tomar.

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Évora and Monsaraz Tour

Get to know the scorching Alentejo of whitewashed houses in summer and flower beds spilled in spring. Here you will feel the sharing and welcoming of the people of this region. Get ready because nowhere else will you find the taste of the tradition of being at the table. Enjoy centuries-old traditions and history pages.

Évora and Monsaraz Tour

Embark on an unforgettable journey through the rich history and captivating beauty of Evora and Monsaraz. This guided tour offers an immersive experience that will transport you back as you explore these remarkable historical sites.

Evora, a UNESCO World Heritage site, is renowned for its well-preserved medieval walls and enchanting architecture. From the iconic Temple of Diana to the grandeur of the Cathedral of Evora, every step unveils centuries of history and culture.

As you venture into this ancient city, you will discover hidden gems like the haunting Chapel of Bones and the charming Giraldo Square. Immerse yourself in the stories behind these landmarks as your knowledgeable guide paints a vivid picture of their significance.

Experience, historical sites, guided tour, Evora, Monsaraz

Continuing to Monsaraz, a picturesque hilltop village overlooking Alqueva Lake, you will be captivated by its breathtaking panoramic views. Wander through narrow cobblestone streets adorned with traditional whitewashed houses and immerse yourself in the timeless charm that permeates every corner.

This fortified village is like stepping into a fairytale with its cobbled streets. The whitewashed houses were adorned with colorful flowers and an imposing castle overlooking the countryside. Take a leisurely walk along its walls or visit one of its charming handicraft shops to experience this magical place’s essence truly.

The tour allows one to delve into local traditions and indulge in authentic regional cuisine. Savor delectable dishes made from fresh local ingredients while soaking up the relaxed atmosphere that defines this region.

Whether you are a history enthusiast or simply seeking a unique travel experience, our Evora and Monsaraz tour promises to leave an indelible mark on your memory. Immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of Portugal’s past as we guide you through these extraordinary destinations.

Wine tours of Portugal

Old Cellars Wine Tour

A story revealed by the great masters preserved forever in endless secrets. It will enchant you and make you run through the next chapter, far away, where the plain rests, warm, vast, and welcoming.

Alentejo old cellars wine tour, personalized experience, wine production, clay amphoras, Roman presence, legacy, 18th century

Prepare yourself to discover the best wines Alentejo has to offer.

Welcome to an extraordinary journey through time at the Alentejo Old Cellars Wine Tour! Here, you can indulge in a truly personalized experience that delves into the fascinating winemaking world.

One of the highlights of this immersive adventure is learning about the ancient method of wine production using clay amphoras. These vessels have been used in this very cellar since the 18th century. Then, they carry a tradition that dates back over two thousand years to the Roman era.

Therefore, as you step into these historic walls, you will be transported back to an era where craftsmanship and attention to detail were paramount. This legacy left by the Romans still lives on today as we continue to honor their techniques and embrace their wisdom.

Through guided tours and hands-on experiences, you will witness firsthand how these clay amphoras play a crucial role in shaping the flavors and characteristics of our wines. Moreover, discover how each vessel contributes its unique imprint on our precious grapes, resulting in unique blends.

So, be prepared to be captivated by this cellar’s rich history. We especially feel the passion and dedication of our winemakers, who tirelessly uphold these time-honored traditions. Their expertise and modern advancements ensure that every bottle produced here is a testament to tradition and innovation.

Join us on this remarkable journey as we celebrate centuries-old techniques and savor exceptional wines crafted carefully. Embrace this opportunity for discovery and immerse yourself in an unforgettable Alentejo old wine cellar personalized experience.

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Coimbra and Aveiro Tour

Discover Coimbra and Aveiro. Take a tour of the two cities, one by the sea, Aveiro, and the other bathed by the largest river in Portugal, the Mondego. Coimbra has a historical-cultural complex classified as a Unesco World Heritage website with more than two thousand years of history.

Coimbra and Aveiro Tour

If you’re looking for an unforgettable experience in Portugal, a private tour of Coimbra and Aveiro should be at the top. These two enchanting cities offer a unique blend of history, culture, and natural beauty that will leave you in awe.

Coimbra, known as the “City of Students,” is home to one of the oldest universities in Europe. You’ll feel transported back in time as you explore its narrow streets and picturesque squares. Visit the stunning University of Coimbra, with its majestic library and breathtaking views over the city. Immerse yourself in the rich history and traditions that have shaped this vibrant city.

Experience the Charm of Aveiro’s Canals and Beaches

Aveiro, often called the “Venice of Portugal,” is famous for its charming canals and colorful Moliceiros boats. Take a leisurely boat ride along the canals and marvel at the beautiful architecture that lines their banks. Don’t miss out on sampling some delicious local delicacies such as ovos moles, a sweet treat made from eggs and sugar.

A private tour allows you to tailor your experience to your preferences. Whether you want to delve deeper into Coimbra’s academic heritage or spend more time exploring Aveiro’s coastal beauty, your knowledgeable guide will ensure that your itinerary perfectly suits your interests.

So why wait? Embark on a private tour of Coimbra and Aveiro for an unforgettable journey through Portugal’s history, culture, and natural wonders. Let us take care of all the details while you sit back, relax, and create memories that will last a lifetime.