Full-day Fátima, Nazaré, And Óbidos Small-Group Tour From Lisbon

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  • Duration: 9 Hrs
  • Departure Time :
    8:30am
  • Departure Details :
    Central Lisbon (Avenida da Liberdade 9)
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point at around 5h30pm
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

You'll explore the central-west of Portugal on a 9-hour group tour from Lisbon, limited to a max of 8 people and only in English. First stop is in Fatima, one of Catholicism's major shrines visited by over 6 million people every year. Then you'll have the opportunity to get to know the Batalha monastery, a UNESCO monument dated from the 14th century. Afterwards you'll visit Nazare, one of the most pictoresque coastal cities and worldwide known for its waves, the biggest ever surfed in the world. Here you'll have time to have lunch and enjoy some traditional portuguese food. Finally you'll be amazed by the historic village of Obidos, built inside the walls of a castle. Its narrow cobblestone streets and flower-bedecked houses fells like a fairytale castle and you can also taste the famous cherry liquor in a chocolate cup, ginja.

Highlights

  • Pickup from a centrally located meeting point
  • Small-group tour
  • Small group ensures personal service
  • Get inside tips from a local
  • Led by a local guide
  • Family friendly

Know More about this tour

We will start inFatima (about 1h15 stop), town visited by 6 million people every year, where it is said that the Virgin Mary appeared to three children every single month from May 13th, 1917 until October 13th, 1917. Fatima is now one of Catholicisms major shrines. At the sanctuary entrance is a segment of the Berlin Wall, a tribute to Gods part' in the fall of communism.

We then move towards the city of Batalha, where we will have the opportunity to get to know theBatalha Monastery, a UNESCO heritage site, built by King John I to thank the Virgin Mary for the Portuguese victory over the Spanish during the Battle of Aljubarrota in 1385. The Portuguese army commanded by Nuno Alvares Pereira had 6,500 soldiers while the Spanish army had 30,000 soldiers.

Its time to head to the magnificent Portuguese coast. Nazare will be our best viewing point as the fishing city is full of nice places to stop and enjoy the ocean view. Nazare is one of the most picturesque coastal cities, and is now also one of the most popular places to surf in Portugal. In 2012, the biggest wave in the world (nearly 30m; 100ft) was surfed here byGarrett McNamara, a professional American big wave surfer. There will be free time to lunch here.

The tour continues throughout the historic town ofObidos. The town was taken from the Muslims in 1148 and was part of the dowry of numerous queens of Portugal, that why is often called the Queens town. Nowadays Obidos still has a medieval town completely inside the old walls, with cobblestone streets and flower-bedecked houses. We are pretty sure that you will fall in the love with this small town.

Inclusions

  • Driver/guide
  • Local guide
  • Small-group tour
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan

Exclusions

  • Entrance fees
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Infant seats are available on request if advised at time of booking

A moderate amount of walking is involved

The tour will be only in English

Not wheelchair accessible