Evora and Arraiolos Private Full-Day Tour from Lisbon

Cultural & Theme Tours in Lisbon
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Tour description

The day is yours and this is your private tour.Go back in time and visit Évora’s Diana Temple, its Se Cathedral, the chilling Chapel of the Bones and the Church of San Francisco. Discover what earned the city its UNESCO World Heritage site status. Enjoy free time for lunch, then set out for the world-famous rug manufacturing center of Arraiolos.Take the stress out of figuring out public transport by having a private driver/guide to pick you up from your hotel. You’ll travel between attractions in a comfortable vehicle, so you won’t have to navigate and can save time.Get to know the most emblematic attractions sought by tourists and locals.Visits to monuments are optional and tickets are not included in the price. This way you can choose the monuments you want to visit as we do not include the cost of the tickets in the tour price.Your local guide can adapt the itinerary according to the group's wishes provided that the number of hours and distance traveled are considered.

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Templo Romano de Evora (Templo de Diana), Evora, Evora District, AlentejoDiscover the Roman Temple of Évora, also called the Diana Temple, one of the main symbols of Portugal’s Roman occupation.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Cathedral of Evora (Se Catedral de Evora), Evora, Evora District, AlentejoExplore the Romanesque-Gothic Cathedral of Evora, Portugal’s largest medieval cathedral, built on the top of the highest point of Évora.Duration: 45 minutesStop At: Capela dos Ossos, Evora, Evora District, AlentejoUncover one of Évora’s most visited monuments, the Chapel of Bones. Upon entering, note the ominous warning: "We bones that here are, for yours await." Built by three naves, the chapel houses over 5000 skeletons from church and convent cemeteries throughout the city.Duration: 45 minutesStop At: Arraiolos Castle, Arraiolos, Evora District, AlentejoExplore the town of Arraiolos, home to the world famous Arraiolos rugs. Containing centuries of history, their hand-embroiderers go back generations. Wander along narrow streets lined with painted white houses and a distinctive circular castle.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Tapetes de Arraiolos - Centro Interpretativo, Arraiolos, Evora District, AlentejoEnjoy the visit at the Arraiolos Rug Interpretive Center. Here you can learn about the origins, history, methods, and techniques of rug manufacturing.Duration: 30 minutes

What's included

  • Private transportation
  • Local guide
  • Pickup and drop-off at Hotels and Accommodations in Lisbon
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • WiFi on board
  • Bottled water

What's not included

  • Lunch
  • Entrance tickets to monuments
  • Entry/Admission - Cathedral of Evora (Se Catedral de Evora)
  • Entry/Admission - Capela dos Ossos

Highlights

  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Small group ensures personal service
  • Excellent value for money
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