VISIT FATIMA, BATALHA, NAZARE AND OBIDOS IN A FULL DAY PRIVATE TOUR

Private & Custom Tours in Fátima
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Tour description

FÁTIMA and its Sanctuary has become one of the most popular catholic sacred havens. This is the place where Our Lady of Fátima, Mother of Jesus and all Christians, known as “NOSSA SENHORA DE FÁTIMA” among Portuguese people, allegedly appeared to the three shepherd Children. The Chapel of the Apparitions and cathedral of “Santíssima Trindade”, will transmit to all visitors an inexplicable peace of mind and soul. In this tour take also the opportunity to explore the beautiful BATALHA Monastery and NAZARÉ, a fishing town worldwide famous due to its beaches and gigantic waves. Also discover ÓBIDOS, one of the seven wonders of Portugal. A medieval feeling will take over you as you step Inside the Castle walls. By choosing this private tour you will be able to customize your own itinerary with flexible stops duration, living an exclusive experience solely dedicated to you.

At Fatima arrival you will have the opportunity to visit a place of religious articles where you can buy objects to get blessed at the Sanctuary. Then in Fatima experience the spiritual atmosphere, where faith, in an almost magical combination, unites. The Chapel of the Apparitions, Basilica Nossa Senhora do Rosário and Cathedral of “Santíssima Trindade”, together with other monuments, such as a segment of the Berlin Wall, the shepherd Children houses, will transmit to all visitors an inexplicable peace of mind and soul. Then we will continue our tour driving to BATALHA, where you will visit the Batalha Monastery, classified by Unesco as World Heritage. Built by King John I of Portugal to thank Virgin Mary for the win of Aljubarrota Battle against the Spanish Troops on the 14th of August 1385. NAZARÉ, will be the next destination, a fishing town worldwide famous due to its beaches and gigantic waves - recent Guinness record by McNamara for surfing the largest wave ever surfed (Canhão da Nazaré). The lighthouse located in Fort of “São Miguel Arcanjo”, ”Sitio” a rock of 318m, above the main part of the town, provides a wonderful view over the bay and beach of Nazaré. At the top, the visitors can find a large church and also a small chapel clinging to the edge of the sheer drop, the “Ermida da Memória”, whose origins are closely connected to the miraculous appearance of the Virgin Mary.  Take the opportunity to enjoy a lunch on the beach, where fresh fish and seafood are the main attractions.  On the return way to Lisbon we will stop at ÓBIDOS, one of the seven wonders of Portugal. A medieval feeling will take over you as you step Inside the Castle walls, a feeling that is kept until this day thanks to the romantic and tradition side of the village.  Taste the original "Ginginha" served in a chocolate (black or white) cup. Witness to believe, come and experience the past, in the present!

What's included

  • Transport in an air-conditioned vehicle
  • WiFi on board
  • All insurances in accordance with Portuguese law
  • Touristic guidance in one of the following languages: Portuguese, English, French, Spanish or Italian
  • Pick-up and drop off at your hotel or apartment in Lisbon

What's not included

  • Food and drinks
  • Entrance fees to access monuments, museums or other visitable places
  • Guided tours inside monuments or museums