Half Day Tours

Batalha. Alcobaça

UNESCO World Heritage

4 hours/from 45€

PLACES TO VISIT

Batalha

 

In the village of Batalha you will find one of the most beautiful Portuguese monuments - the Monastery of Santa Maria da Vitória.


This Monastery is also popularly known as Monastery of Batalha, alluding to the decisive Battle of Aljubarrota, between the Kingdom of Portugal and Castile - 1385 - from which Portugal emerged victorious and with a consolidated independence from Spain of nowadays. 


This magnificent building presents itself as an authentic passport for time travel: from the Middle Ages to the Age of Discoveries. Rest assured that this masterpiece of Gothic and stone lacy, Manueline - rehearsed in this place, for the first time, in Portugal will surprise you, for sure. 


Classified by UNESCO as World Heritage in 1983.


Alcobaça


A small and friendly town, in which the usual Portuguese convent pastries are not lacking, in all small cafes and terraces overlooking the Monastery of Alcobaça.


No less appealing in this city is the theme of the love experienced between King Dom Pedro and Inês de Castro. The Alcobaça Monastery is one of the most well-known European Cistercian abbeys. It was classified by UNESCO in 1989.


From the 12th century, and closely linked to the foundation and expansion of Portugal and its territory, it impresses visitors for its simplicity and light, but also for its greatness; the austerity of architectural features and the breathtaking details carved on  stone of the tombs of Pedro and Inês de Castro - two magnificent tombs built  to immortalized this tragic love. 


PRICE PER PERSON

2 PERSONS - 55€  | 3 PERSONS - 50€  | 4 to 8 PERSONS - 45€

Children up to 12 - 50%

Additional information:


  • The tour starts at 9h00 or 14h00 
  • Minimum of 2 adults to make the tour
  • The duration of the tour with the guided visits is 4 hours


Included


  • Passenger and luggage transportation in SUV or Van, with AC
  • Half day of private tour with guide service in Portuguese, English or Spanish
  • Bottle of water / 33 cl / per person
  • Travel insurance
  • Pickup and Drop Off in Fátima, Nazaré, Alcobaça or Batalha
  • If the start and end of the tour is from Tomar,  Óbidos or Leiria, € 40 (per group) will be added to the price shown per person


Not Included


  • Accommodation and meals
  • Tickets to National Monuments or any other
  • Personal expenses
  • Everything that is not described in the Included section