Sanctuary of Our Lady of Nazare

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From Lisbon: Fatima, Obidos, Batalha and Nazaré Group Tour

1. From Lisbon: Fatima, Obidos, Batalha and Nazaré Group Tour

Embark on a full-day tour of Fatima, Obidos, Batalha, and Nazaré from Lisbon. See the shrine of Fatima, explore the seaside resort of Nazaré, and enjoy liqueur tasting in Obidos. Benefit from pickup in Lisbon city center, and then take a scenic drive to the shrine of Fatima. Learn more about the important Catholic pilgrimage site before going to the Gothic convent at Batalha. Admire the Manueline style of architecture typical of Portugal in the 16th century, and then enjoy a delicious lunch of regional food. Next, visit the beautiful seaside resort of Nazaré, popular with surfers and water sports fans. See the statue of the black Virgin Mary by Saint Joseph and look at the colorful fishing boats on the sandy beach from the top of the rock. Try some of the sweet cherry liqueur known as ginja in the medieval village of Obidos (not included), and soak up the fairytale atmosphere of the cobbled paths and small medieval houses. Browse the handicraft stores along narrow streets, and then journey back to Lisbon through the lovely landscapes of central Portugal.

Lisbon: Fátima, Batalha, Nazaré & Óbidos Private Day Tour

2. Lisbon: Fátima, Batalha, Nazaré & Óbidos Private Day Tour

The tour begins at 8:30 with a pick-up from your Hotel. This ensures enough time to enjoy the program without any hurry.  This private tour focuses on Fátima, Batalha, Nazaré, Óbidos and it's main monuments and attractions. Nevertheless this program can be changed to best suit your preferences as it is solely for the purpose of your enjoyment. Head directly to Fátima, an approximately 1 hour trip in which you'll get to see the magnificence of both the old and the new sanctuaries where 250,000 people pray at the famous candle processions in the main historical dates, the 13th of May and the 13th of October. Next, visit the Monastery of Batalha, one of the most emblematic gothic buildings in Portugal, built as a gift for the victory in the Battle of Aljubarrota which took place around 2 kilometers away. There will be time to visit the battle grounds before heading to Nazaré.  Proceed to the wave sighting area, and admire the view of the village from atop the cliff where the main Sanctuary of Nazaré is. There will also be a free time to lunch in one of the many seafood restaurants where the best fish and seafood in the world can be tasted.  After lunch head to Óbidos, a beautifully preserved medieval village where you will taste the famous Ginginha (Cherry Liquor) in a chocolate cup, and have time to stroll through the village with its magnificent castle and buy some souvenirs.  Return to the hotel is at approximately 6:30 PM.

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What people are saying about Sanctuary of Our Lady of Nazare

Overall rating

4.7 / 5

based on 841 reviews

Great sample of each area. Our guide, Louis , was very informative and even serenaded us with his beautiful voice on the ride! Nice relaxed day, nice sized group.

Very good. Nuno was excellent with history and stories and very patient . We thoroughly enjoyed it and highly recommend it. It was worth the price.

My 73 years old mom and I enjoyed the trip. Luis was very patient and make the trip so enjoyable with all the details he shared with the group.

Well organised. Pedro was very informative about all the sites.

Execellent tour , very informative, and beautiful places