Cross the border into Portugal’s gorgeous neighbor to the east during this private full-day trip to Merida, Spain from Lisbon. Explore the culture and history of the Iberian Peninsula with a private guide in a group of up to six people. Visit the ancient city of Mérida, the castles of Estremoz and Elvas, and the biggest aqueduct in the peninsula. This tour travels through Portugal’s stunning Alentejo countryside, and includes roundtrip transportation from Lisbon.
Get picked up from your hotel in Lisbon and begin a full-day journey through some of the most beautiful countryside in western Europe. This private trip can accommodate up to six people and is priced per group. Leaving Lisbon, head through the Alentejo plains to the magnificent castles of Estremoz and Elvas. Visit the region’s historical center, the famous Sé cathedral, and the largest aqueduct on the Iberian Peninsula. Then hop back in the car and cross the border into Spain, arriving in the historic town of Mérida.Once part of the Roman Empire, Mérida is home to stunning monuments, including the roman circus and amphitheater. Tour the town and learn about its important historical context from your guide, and take in the surrounding scenery. At the end of the day, the driver will return you to your hotel in Lisbon.