"You will be picked up at your hotel in Lisbon at 09 am. From here we will head to Obidos where we can visit the village and taste the famous Ginginha in a cup of chocolate and walk around the walls of a real medieval town.After we will head to Bo the garden was created and devised by the Comendador José Berardo in response to the destruction of the Buddhas of Banyan in which one of the greatest acts of cultural barbarity took place erasing masterpieces of late-period Gandhara art. From Buddhas pagodas terracotta statues and the various carefully-placed sculptures which can be found among the gardens
Vineyards of the West - Sierra Montejunto - Buddha Eden departure Óbidos
"The West Country is located north of Lisbon consisting of a strip of territory along the Atlantic that has great geographical cultural and historical diversity. This tour allows to know the most southern part of the western region which is bordered by Sierra Montejunto by farmland with its orchards mainly pear and apples and the extensive vineyards farmhouse Gradil one of the largest and most emblematic . In addition to the vineyard farm and proof of wines
"Leave the hustle and bustle of Porto for the day for a trip to Guimarães classified by UNESCO as Cultural Heritage of Humanity site for its historic significance as the place where Portugal was born.Before getting to Guimarães the first stop is to visit the Portuguese Sponge Cake (“Pão-de-Ló”) Factory of Margaride in Felgueiras.In this Factory we can see how this special pastry is done and visit the entire manufacturing process with a tasting of this traditional sweet in the end.We continue our journey to Guimarães and the first stop is to enjoy the city center and to have a free time to explore this part of the city and to have lunch.After lunch the first visit is the Dukes of Bragança Palace
If you decide against going back to Gerês the safe way (N 308 again), there's an option that will make you shiver with excitement: a small road branching off of the bigger one. It doesn't say anywhere...
This small but lovely garden, around the sports pavilion, is a balcony over the river, with a nice area to rest with a good book, to chat with friends, or to make a picnic, as we did.
A very pleasant...