FÁTIMA, ÓBIDOS, BATALHA and NAZARÉ DAY TOUR
Don’t miss out on the center of Portugal!
What is included:
- 9h Private Tour , exclusive for your group and possible to customize (limited to the guide and itineraries possibilities at the day)
- Expert local guide (that will also be your driver)
- Pick-up and Drop-off at your accommodation (possible only in Sintra, Lisbon, Cascais and Ericeira)
- All insurances included
- Guaranteed to skip the long lines
- One “Ginjinha” liqueur drink in a chocolate cup
- Transport in a comfortable Mini-Van
- Wi-fi on board
- Lot's of fun guaranteed
What is not included:
- Tickets & Entrance fees
- Snacks or drinks (unless specified)
What you will see:
Begin your tour at 9am at your accommodation with a pickup by your friendly guide.
Sit back and enjoy the scenery in an air-conditioned minivan as you head to your first destination, Fátima. Located approximately one hour away from Lisbon, Fátima is the religious capital of Portugal and became famous after sightings of the Virgin Mary appeared here. You will visit both the old and new sanctuaries and Sanctuary Square, the location of the shrine and have time to absolve all this regions religious atmosphere and century old traditions.
Next you will head to the Monastery of Batalha, elected one of the S even wonders of Portugal and UNESCO World Heritage. It’s one of the best examples of Gothic architecture in the country and was built as a worship gift for the victory in the Battle of Aljubarrota, one of the biggest battles in Portuguese history.
As the journey continues to Nazaré, host to some of the Portuguese coast's most beautiful beaches and a fishermen villa that holds the record for the world’s largest wave that was ever surfed. Here you will break for lunch, perhaps choosing from one of the many tasty seafood restaurants (At your own expense).
After lunch, you will continue your travels along the coast towards the historic village of Óbidos. This beautiful village is situated inside the ancient medieval fortress walls of the XII century. Its narrow streets, white-painted houses, and ramparts are a vision not to be missed. Before leaving Óbidos, enjoy a sample of “Ginjinha” a cherry liquor, sipped from a chocolate cup.
Take in the picturesque coastline as you head back to Lisbon, arriving at approximately 6:30pm.