On a full-day trip from Lisbon, you’ll get acquainted with the historical charm of Évora and the verdant beauty of Alentejo, a prestigious wine region. During a guided walking tour of UNESCO-listed Évora, you’ll see ancient landmarks like Templo Romano and Évora’s grandiose Romanesque Gothic cathedral. Then, feast your senses on the flora and flavors of the Alentejo wine region during a visit to a wine cellar and wine tasting session. Lunch and round-trip transfers from Lisbon are included.
On the morning of your tour, either enjoy a pickup from your Lisbon hotel or meet your guide in central Lisbon. Aboard your luxury coach, you’ll cross the Tagus River over the 25th of April Bridge. Then, sit back and admire views of the verdant Portuguese countryside as you head about 81 miles (130 km) southeast to the storied town of Évora.
Arrive in the Alentejo region’s capital and step off your coach for a delightful walking tour. Alongside your guide, you’ll discover this UNESCO World Heritage-listed town’s historical attractions and see its distinct landmarks. Visit the remnants of the Roman Temple, the Bones Chapel, the Romanesque Gothic cathedral and Évora's university. Then, spend some time on your own wandering freely through Évora's alluring walkways before stopping for lunch at a local Portuguese restaurant.
After lunch, hop back into your coach and proceed through the wine region of the Alentejo. On arrival at Azeitão, you’ll take a guided tour of a prestigious winery and learn about the varietals made here for more than a century. Then, indulge in a tasting session including the acclaimed Moscatel de Setúbal. Your tour concludes with drop-off in central Lisbon or your hotel.