Travel to the Alentejo and into the deepest part of a cork forest on this 2-hour guided tour from Redondo. Take a walk to explore the cork forest and learn about the harvesting of the cork at a farmhouse estate run by the same family for six generations. Enjoy personalized attention on this small group tour that is limited to twelve people, as well as a traditional cork-strippers' lunch, if chosen.
• 2 hours
Enjoy this 2-hour tour in an old 1974 safari style Land-rover to explore the traditional cork forests of the Alentejo. Your local guide will give you full explanations during the tour, as you discover the in's out's of the cork world.
• 2 hours
Take a journey through history, knowledge, romance and mysteries of Coimbra!
• 1 hour
Visit Alcobaça, Batalha and Fátima. Learn about the Cistercian Monastery of Alcobaça, classified as a World Heritage site by UNESCO, and then head to Batalha. Admire the 14th century Monastery of Santa Maria da Vitoria before heading to the Santuario de Fatima (Fatima’s Sanctuary). Located at Cova da Iria, in Fátima, is one of the world’s most important Marian sanctuaries and a destination of pilgrimage for several hundred thousands of Catholic pilgrims and tourists from all over the world.
• 1 day
Take part in a Jeep tour through the megalithic monuments of the Serra d'Ossa. Your guide is a local archaeologist who would love to tell you the stories of the history of this unique region. Later, head to a working cork farm to learn about the cork world. Finish your tour by taking a look at one of the best vineyards in this region, tasting our best wines and iberian black pork. Finally, be back for a traditional corkstriper three-course lunch.
• 4 hours
A journey through history, knowledge, romance and mysteries of Coimbra and climb aboard the Basófias for a journey that takes you along the river Mondego.
• 1 day
A day just in Fatima, for you to be able to visit the most smallest detail of this place. The full story about the aparitions that happened in 1917. Visit to the shepards house and their village. You'll be able to shop in the area and take back home a bit of Fatima. You'll have time to have lunch and try our delicious portuguese food and still visit an oil press museum. The time you spend in Fatima is for you to know the story about what happened 100 years ago. Fatima is not only religion but also gastronomy and other aspects. As catholic clients (or not), we have the pleasure of giving you the enough time to see the town. From Lisbon to Fatima it is about an hour and a half, so don't forget that from the 9 hours of trip, 3 of them are driving. Fatima belongs to the Leiria district and it is located 115km from Lisbon. The town has its high season from May through October.
• 9 hours
At the mistic town of Tomar we will talk about the history of Gualdim Pais the founder of one of the pearls of Portugal – Tomar and his Convent of Christ that contains many stories of the Templar Knights and the Portuguese discoveries. First we will get to know the Convent of Christ and the great Manuelino Window, one of the great works of the Manuelino style. After we will walk through the narrows streets of Tomar city center and taste of the local pastry. We will visit the beautiful church of Santa Maria dos Olivais where the Portuguese Templar Knights masters rested on the past. After all the amazing stories and history of the locals visited we go to the amazing Almourol castle, a fortification lost in an island at the calm waters of the Tagus river. To get there we have to go by boat. In the castle we will have some free time to take some beautiful pictures. After the visit of the castle we end our tour.
• 8 hours
Barrística is the Art in clay, expression that includes figurative modeling and pottery, with deep traditions in Portugal. Examples of it are Galo de Barcelos, or the phallic potery of Caldas da Rainha. Also the figurines of Estremoz (which has recently been classified by UNESCO as World Intangible Cultural Heritage) have strong foundations since the 18th century, Many contemporary Portuguese artists explore new expressions in this continuity. Tiago Cabeça is one of the most awarded, artists, in this art form in Portugal. Aldeia da Terra - the most caricatural village of portugal, besides being classified as Cultural Interest project by the Ministry of Culture, is a tribute to this centenary Portuguese art, in the form of a comic strip in clay in three dimensions. Sensitive, irreverent and full of good humor. This visit and modeling baptism, specialy for children and familys its a simple but unique memory and experience.
• 45 minutes
The Veado Verde / Green Deer challenges you to live an experience in the Lousa Mountain. Come with us and watch deer exhibit natural behaviour in the wild. It´s a wonderful and rewarding experience that includes offroad activities, hiking and visiting the mountain schist villages. It's a 4 hour trip with Coimbra as the pickup point. Get ready, the beauty of this mountain will leave you amazed!
• 4 hours