South of Lisbon’s Wonders: Arrabida, Wine & Tile Tour

South of Lisbon’s Wonders: Arrabida, Wine & Tile Tour

From $113.70 per person

Wondering what’s on the other side of Tejo River? Two beautiful bridges, and where do they lead to? Find out all that Lisbon's South Margin has to offer.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, Italian, Portuguese
Pickup included
Pickup and drop-off at your accommodation in Sintra, Cascais, Lisboa, and Ericeira.
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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the beautiful Arrábida Mountain
  • Get the chance to experience one of the oldest Portuguese crafts
  • Be amazed by the Portuguese version of the Christ the Redeemer statue
  • Visit the famous winery Quinta da Bacalhôa and enjoy an hour full of tastings
  • Discover Palmela Castle, one of the oldest in Portugal
Full description
Learn how tiles became one of Portugal's icons and delve deep into their manufacturing. Drink the best regional wines and discover the process behind getting the grape to your glass. Get picked up by your local guide at your accommodation. Make your way south crossing the iconic Tejo River by Vasco da Gama Bridge, one of the longest in Europe. Continue to Palmela Castle, which has been inhabited since prehistoric times. Due to its privileged and strategic location, it’s one of Portugal’s oldest castles and home to stunning views for both Tejo & Sado River. Move onward to Arrábida Mountain, integrated into the protected Arrábida Natural Park. Marvel at its beauty. Hidden between the trees, turned towards the ocean, find yourself at the Arrábida Convent! Your next stop is the Tile Factory. Travel back in time at this one-of-a-kind handmade factory that still uses centuries-old techniques. Experience for yourself one of the oldest crafts in Portugal at this place. Next, an iconic winery with a unique art collection brings an enriching insight into the Portuguese wine industry. Explore the winery and taste one of the best wines in the country, during a full hour dedicated to you. Head to California Beach, a Portuguese fisherman village that keeps its traditions and costumes alive! Explore the beach and learn about its fun facts. Finally, discover Cristo Rei. This viewing platform inspired by the Brazilian Christ the Redeemer statue provides the best views of Lisbon city. After enjoying views of lush landscapes and crystal-clear sea, untouched nature with fresh air, to the best wine Portugal has to offer, it is time to head back over the 25 de Abril Bridge.
Includes
  • Expert local guide
  • Pickup & drop-off at your accommodation (only possible at Sintra, Cascais & Ericeira)
  • 8-hour private tour for your group, open to customization (limited to the guide and itinerary possibilities on the day)
  • Transportation by an air-conditioned minivan
  • Insurance
  • Wi-fi on board
  • Entrance fee to Quinta da Bacalhôa
  • Wine tasting
  • Entrance fee to Azulejos de Azeitão Tile Factory
  • Entrance fee to Palmela Castle
  • Lunch, snacks, or drinks (unless specified)
  • Tickets and entrance fees not specified previously
  • Tips
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must fill out a travel information form
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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    What to bring

    • Comfortable shoes
    • Jacket
    • Comfortable clothes

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    • Pets
    • Smoking

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    • Bring comfortable shoes and clothes, plus an extra jacket as it may get cold.
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