Historical Villages Of Portugal - 3 Days Tour_351699

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Historical Villages Of Portugal - 3 Days Tour

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Duration
time-raw3 days
Difficulty
Very Easy
Starting point
Your accommodation in Aveiro
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Visit highlights such as Linhares da Beira, the capital of parasailing and the perfect place for sunbathing. Or if history's your thing, the town of Idanha-a-Velha is known internationally as one of the most important archaeological sites in Portugal. Other highlights include Serra da Estrela & Belmonte, the birthplace of Pedro Álvares Cabral. Regardless of if you're looking for ancient landmarks, medieval castles, or just a bit of fun in the sun, this 3-day tour of Portuguese villages is sure to keep your interest.

What to expect?

Itinerary:

Day 1

Stop At: Castelo de Marialva, Marialva, Guarda District, Central Portugal

Highlights:

  • Medieval Castle
  • Senhor dos Passos Chapel
  • Santiago Church

Stop At: Muralhas e Castelo de Trancoso, Trancoso, Guarda District, Central Portugal

Highlights:

  • Castle
  • Isaac Cardoso Jewish Interpretative Center
  • House of Bandarra

Stop At: Castelo de Belmonte, Belmonte, Castelo Branco District, Central Portugal

Highlights:

  • Jewish museum
  • Medieval castle
  • Medieval Cistern - Centum Cellas
  • Dinner
  • One night stay at local Hotel Duration: 16 hours

Meals included: Lunch, dinner

Accommodation included: One night stay at a 4 star local Hotel.

Day 2

Stop At: Castelo Novo Historical Village, Fundao, Castelo Branco District, Central Portugal

Highlights:

  • Castle
  • Local art gallery and handicraft
  • Archaeological nucleus

Stop At: Idanha-a-Vehla, Idanha-a-Nova, Castelo Branco District, Central Portugal

Highlights:

  • Roman bridge
  • Parish church
  • Pillory
  • Santa Maria Church or Cathedral
  • Templar tower

Stop At: Historic Village of Monsanto, Monsanto, Castelo Branco District, Central Portugal

Highlights:

  • Castle
  • Lucano Clock Tower
  • Parish Church or Church of St. Salvador
  • Lunch in a local restaurant

Stop At: Sortelha, Sabugal, Guarda District, Central Portugal

Highlights

  • Bell tower
  • Azenha fountain
  • Castle and walls
  • Castle gate
  • False door
  • House with Manueline windows
  • Pillory
  • Town hall and prison
  • Old lady's head
  • Parish Church

Meals included: Breakfast, lunch, dinner

Accommodation included: One night stay at a 4-star local Hotel in Belmonte.

Day 3: Serra da Estrela

Stop At: Serra da Estrela, Serra da Estrela, Guarda District, Central Portugal

Highlights:

  • Glacier Valley
  • Covão d'Ametade
  • Tower, the highest point in Portugal
  • Lunch at a local restaurant at Seia

Stop At: Castelo de Linhares da Beira, Linhares, Guarda District, Central Portugal

Highlights:

  • Castle
  • Corte Real Manor
  • Former town hall and prison
  • Roman road
  • Misericórdia church

Meals included: Breakfast, lunch

What is included?

  • Meals
  • Accommodations
  • Admission to all attractions
  • Ground transportation
  • English-speaking guide

Is this experience for me?

  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible

What do I need to bring?

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Spending money
  • Camera
  • Layered clothing
  • Passport/ID
  • Outerwear, such as gloves & a coat (dependant on weather)
  • Overnight items

Additional information

  • Voucher: You will receive a secure voucher to either print out or present on your mobile phone.
  • Cancellation Policy: For a full refund, please cancel at least 1 week in advance of the start of the experience.
  • Quality Assurance: Travelade only works with selected local partners we trust to provide high-quality service.
  • Note: This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.
  • Note: This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.

Meeting point

  • Pick-ups are included in Aveiro city. Pick-ups from Porto city will have an extra cost of 40€.

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$570