Visit the World Heritage Site of Évora and admire its monuments on a full-day trip from Lisbon. Taste authentic Portuguese cuisine, olive oil, and wine. Shop for genuine cork and clay products, and take in views of the breathtaking Alentejo landscapes.
What to Expect
Your tour begins with a pick-up at your accommodation between 08:00 and 09:30. Enjoy a scenic ride through the lowlands, taking in landscapes of cork trees and whitewashed houses en route to Évora, in the heart of Alentejo.
On this 10-hour excursion from Lisbon, you’ll visit Évora, a World Heritage Site surrounded by medieval walls. It is known as the Museum City, owing to the many cultural attractions and monuments found within its walls.
See the Capela dos Ossos (Bone Chapel), a Roman temple that’s unique on the Iberian Peninsula, the Cathedral, and the University of Évora, which the second oldest in Portugal.
You’ll take in these sites while walking along the charming streets of the village. Stop at merchant shops to admire authentic handmade Alentejo cork and clay products and enjoy some free time for lunch. This is the perfect opportunity to experience the flavors of typical Portuguese cuisine and some of the best regional wines.
On the return trip to Lisbon you'll visit the “Cristo Rei” statue and cross the historic 25th of April Bridge.
- Hotel pick-up and drop off
- Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle
- Wine tasting
- Local guide
What's Not Included
- Entrance fees to monuments (Bone Chapel, EUR 2.00)