Taste of Alentejo

Portugal
Taste of Alentejo

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Tour - 8 days

Adventurers, lend us your ears. Alentejo is calling! This region occupies a third of Portugal's surface area and is brimming with well-kept secrets. This is the REAL Portugal far away from the beaten tracks smack in the middle of natural beauty. The perfect opportunity to enjoy major culinary and cultural features and assets of this tranquil region. This 7-day tour ends in charming Lisbon where a guided private tour with a local resident has been prebooked for you. The itinerary takes you along the highlights of the region at leisure and the hotels we have selected will offer you the perfect night's sleep after an exciting day of unraveling hidden gems. pack your bags, you are in for an enthralling experience!

Strong points:
  • A little-known region in Portugal far away from mass tourism

  • The ideal mix of culture and nature

  • Strategically selected hotels along your itinerary

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Day 1 & 2

Lisbon - Marvão

At arrival in Lisbon you pick upi your rental car and start on your journey to Marvão. You drive along the north bank of the Tagus river towards the Serra de São Mamede Nature Park. It may be a nice idea to plan a stop in Castelo de Vide. This town is one of the many treasures of the Alentejo. Its winding streets, castle, fortifications and fort make it an ideal first starter exploration on your Portuguese adventure. You continue to Reguengo.

If you are a nature buff day 2 may bring you the pure delight of exploring the Serra de São Mamede Natural Park with its picture perfect hills, valleys and numerous animal and plant species. And yet do set some time aside for a closer look of the medieval village of Marvão which is definitely worth your while. Located atop the cliffs of Serra do Sapoio at 860m altitude Marvão enjoys an outstanding setting. Stroll up and down its quaint streets and alleys and take in the stunning scenery from Marvão Castle which overlooks the entire region!

Day 3 & 4

Marvão - Evora

Day 5 & 6

Evora - Sesimbra

Day 7

Sessimbra - Lisbon

Day 8

Lisbon - Brussels

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