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Évora Trip and Alentejo Wine Tour from Lisbon - Private Tour
"Explore the cultural tapestry of Évora capital of the province of Alentejo and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Passing through a rustic landscape of olive and cork trees journey 81 miles (130 km) south of Lisbon to reach the outer vineyards of this well-preserved treasure.Walk through the whitewashed Old Town to visit Évora's most famous landmark the Roman Temple. Its large Corinthian columns date back to the first century the era of Emperor Augustus. Another breathtaking stop will be the Cathedral of Évora one of the most important Gothic monuments in Portugal. Then we'll head to Saint Francis Church with the ""Bones Chapel""
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Private tour to Évora from Lisbon
"This day starts with us picking you up from the place where you are staying we will then head straight to Évora through the countryside roads of Alentejo a beautiful sightseeing road journey. Once we arrive in Évora the must see place is St Francis Church and the famous chapel of the bones. This is a very enigmatic place in the city but a definite must see monument.We will then head to the temple of Diana. Located at the top of the historical Évora it is a roman temple from the 1st Century that is in an impressive state of conservation. It is one of a kind in Portugal and the city´s most famous landmark. A wine tasting session is on the menu followed by a well deserved lunch that will have you tasting the best of Alentejo cuisine.After lunch we will head towards Monsaraz and the biggest man made lake in Europe. Monsaraz is one of the most beautiful medieval villages in Alentejo regio which is a Megalithic circle that is still a mystery for the science community."
From EUR95.00
 
Évora Private Tour from Lisbon
"The historic center of Évora is surrounded by walls built in the XVII century. A walk through the medieval village of Monsaraz is a journey through time. In Monsaraz you will also find exceptional wines and unforgettable landscapes. You will love this sightseeing tour with a wine tasting moment to relieve your senses. Some highlights of Évora Tour include the S. Francisco Church Cathedral Roman Temple Monsaraz Village visit to a winery and wine tasting.Notes: Pick-up at 9am (Lisbon) transport in a comfortable car with air-conditioning
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Évora lookoffs

From the Cathedral you have some great look offs onto the town and surroundings.The typical rooftops with the curved red tiles, the dry rural surroundings of the town, everything is worth while to...
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Museu de Evora/Sculptures/Architecture

Museum of Evora has excellent collection of early Christian graves, tombstones and sepulchers. You will be able to see excellent gothic and manueline arches and doorways, sculptures and bas-reliefs....
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Museu de Evora/ Main retable of Evora Cathedral

Here in the Museum of Evora you are going to see main retable of Evora Cathedral. This retable is much better (to my personal mind) that present one situated in the cathedral now. This original...
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Museu de Evora/Flemish Retable

On of the real pearls in collection of the Museum of Evora is so called Flemish Retable painted by unknown Flemish painter between 1496-1501. Ratable consists of six big panels showing the scenes of...
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Museu de Evora/Sacred Art of XV-XVI centuries

Museum of Evora possesses small but wonderful collection of canvas painted by Portuguese and European Masters of XV-XVI centuries. Among renown Portuguese painters such as Gregoreo Lopes here you can...
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Museu de Evora. Paintings of XVI-XVIII centuries

Museum of Evora posseses small but wonderful collection of canvas painted by Portuguese and European Masters of XVI-XVIII centuries. Here you can see:1. “Winter scene” by Hendrik Avercamp (1585-1634)...
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Fortification

Entering the historic center you will have to get through the massive walls of the town. It clearly makes visible that Evora is not far from the Spanish border along which many smaller and larger...
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City Walls

The city walls are still present around Évora. At the North side the oldest walls from the Roman time can be seen, at the South side are the newest. Both round and square watchtowers are part of the...
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Igreja de São Francisco (1/2): General view

This church was built in Gothic style (with some Manueline influences) between 1.475 and the 1.550s to the design of Martim Lourenço, replacing an earlier Romanesque church of 1.226.Don't misss the...
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Must see

Surrounded by plains in the heart of the Alentejo, with its historic center and the unique atmosphere of the old town, Évora was fittingly declared a World Heritage Site by the UNESCO in 1986.The...
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16th-Century Water Tank

This water tank is a classical work built by Francisco de Arruda around 1538. It is based on a rectangular plan, built in pure renaissance style, with a central tank surrounded by twelve tuscan...
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Water Elevatory Central (CEA)

Built in the 1930s, the CEA's function was to facilitate the distribution of water to the entire city. The complex, which is now a museum, includes the Elevatory Station, which helped bring water to...
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Igreja da Nossa Senhora da Graca

The church entrance is topped by 4 uncomfortable-looking stone giants. This is one of the first appearances in the 17th century cloister of the adjoining monastery of the Renaissance style in...
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Capel of Bone's

Perhaps the most memorable sight in Évora is the Capela dos Ossos (Chapel of Bones; 9am-1pm & 2.30-5.30/6.30pm; in the church of São Francisco , close to the bus station. A gruesome reminder of...
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Travessa Dos Lagares 3, Evora PT-7000-56, Portugal
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Rua Diana de Lis 5, Evora, Alentejo, 7005-413, Portugal
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"Liberalitas Julia vs Yeborah"
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"Crossroad of cultures!"
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"a great excursion from Lisbon"
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"A MUST see if you are in Portugal!"
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