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   PRIVATE TOUR    

Alentejo Wines: Explore the museum city of Évora on a 1-day tour with a Wine Tasting at Cartuxa Winery

We know that, at least during the time of the Roman Empire, the culture of wine and vineyard was already a part of the customs and traditions of the populations inhabiting the territory that is now Alentejo

We invite you to put your 5 senses to the test. In this authentic experience, we promise an encounter with the beauty and monumentality of Évora, the undeniable knowledge and flavors of one of the most astonishing regions of Portugal, Alentejo!
 
 
Embark on a captivating journey to Évora, departing from Lisbon, and uncover the historical treasures and lush flavors of this enchanting city. Let us take you on a day tour filled with unforgettable experiences, where you can explore the most iconic landmarks and indulge in a wine tasting at the prestigious Cartuxa Winery.
 
We will commence our journey at the impressive Roman Temple, a historical landmark dating back to the Roman era. Immerse yourself in the grandeur of this millennia-old structure in the company of your local guide. Declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site, it is undoubtedly the oldest among all of Évora's monuments.
 
 
Next, we will visit the majestic Évora Cathedral, an imposing cathedral that serves as a true testament to the city's rich religious heritage. Marvel at the stunning architecture and immerse yourself in the serene atmosphere of this sacred place.
 

The Giraldo Square served as the setting for numerous acts of faith that occurred during the period of the Inquisition. It has a rectangular shape, and the surrounding houses are white with medieval arcades.
 

You will be enveloped by the contagious energy of this historic gathering point. Feel the vibrant life of the city as our guide shares fascinating stories about the cultural and social significance of this square.
 

Prepare yourself for a unique experience when you visit the Chapel of Bones, a peculiar and fascinating creation. Enter this intriguing place and witness the unique decoration, made with the bones of more than 5,000 human skeletons taken from church and convent cemeteries across the city. It's an experience that certainly invites visitors to meditate on the ephemeral nature of life: "We bones who are here for yours wait".

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And to crown this enriching experience, we will visit the renowned Cartuxa Winery, a true paradise for wine lovers.
 
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You will have the opportunity to take a guided tour of the winery facilities where you will learn about the production process of the world-class wines. And of course, you'll enjoy a delicious tasting of 3 selected wines, where each sip will reveal the rich and complex flavors that make these wines truly special.
 
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Are you attracted by Évora's rich history and oenological delights? Do you want to experience a memorable tour that will stimulate your senses? If so, don't waste time and book your place now for this unique and unforgettable experience.
 
Additional Information
 
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There is the option to add accompaniments to any type of tasting, these being composed of sausages (sausages), cheeses, and jams of the region, among others (minimum of 2 pax). Talk to us!
 
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We also offer the option to add a delicious olive oil tasting to your experience.
 
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Contact us to customize your visit to Cartuxa and enjoy a complete journey through the flavors and charms of Évora.

Note from Adega Cartuxa:  "We inform our customers that the sale of Pêra-Manca red wine is exclusive to those who take the guided tour of Cartuxa Wine Tourism, limited to 1 bottle per visitor, subject to availability of this reference."

Credits: The images that illustrate Cartuxa have their corresponding credits.
 
Trip Itinerary
Departure at 8:30 at Hotel/Accommodation in Lisbon
Visit the Roman Temple
Visit the Cathedral of Evora
Visit the Praça de Giraldo (Giraldo Square)
Visit the Church of the San Francisco
Visit the Chapel of Bones
Guided visit to Cartuxa Winery with a tasting of 3 selected wines.
>> Other wine-tasting options are available. For more information, please contact us.
Return to Lisbon. You can choose a different drop-off location from the pick-up location, as long as it is in Lisbon.
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Pick-up & Drop-off

At your Hotel/Accommodation in Lisbon
Your guide/driver will have a company identification badge 

What to bring 
Comfortable shoes
Comfortable clothes
Photo Camera

 

This tour is private and suits your dates and preferences. Our tours are designed especially for the traveler who wants to get away from the traditional tours and wants to experience new realities, original and unique experiences on every journey. Our Tours provide the traveler with a visit made with time to enjoy the attractions in a quiet way.

 


Price: from >> 117.00  per person

The price varies according to the number of people. For groups from 9 to 16, 30 or 55 people please contact us

Duration:8 Hrs

Pickup: 8h30



What is included

Private transportation
Driver/Guide
Personal accompaniment during the whole day
WiFi onboard
Bottled water
Air-conditioned vehicle
Pickup and drop-off at Hotel/Accommodation in Lisbon
Guided visit to Cartuxa Winery with a tasting of 3 selected wines

Liability insurance
Personal Accident Insurance

This tour/activity is private. Only your group will participate.

What is not included

Lunch
Entrance tickets to monuments
Additional expenses that have not been agreed in advance

General conditions

Estrela d'Alva Tours is not responsible for excess or oversized baggage, because of a lack of notice, if it can not be transported in the reserved vehicle.

If it proves impossible in providing one or more services for reasons that are strange to Estrela d'Alva Tours, they will be replaced by equivalent services.

Estrela d’Alva Tours operates a non-smoking policy in its transportation services.

 


 
 

 

 


 

 
 


 
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