Private Tour from Lisbon to Cost Alentejo
Our tour begins with the departure of Lisbon towards the Roman ruins of Troy, where there was a population aggregate dedicated to fishing and the manufacture and export of canned fish, from the first century to the sixth century AD. The preserves were exported to the rest of the Roman Empire. Then we will travel to the Herdade da Comporta still located on the Troia peninsula, which over the years has been dedicated to agriculture and rice wine. Situated in one of the most splendid areas of the country, with idyllic landscapes, integrated in a property that preserves the environmental and cultural heritage. From here we will head south to Santiago do Cacém, visit a Roman settlement Old Miróbriga, these are ruins referenced from the sec. XVI, are implanted in an area of excellence in agricultural resources, maritime, mining, and represented an important commercial role in the Iron Age to the sec. IV dc by location. You can still see a spa, and residential buildings. We went then to the historic town of Sines that dates back at least to Roman times. In sec. XIII and XIV the village developed around its harbor. The castle that exists today was started after the charter letter. Today Sines is one of the most important commercial ports in the country and fishing. Then visit the fishing village of Porto Covo with beautiful beaches and through a beautiful song became better known not only by the Portuguese, but for many who come to Portugal. We finish the tour of the Alentejo coast passing by the fishing village of Vila Nova de Milfontes on the banks of the River Mira. The human presence in the region dates back to the Paleolithic. We had Roman and Moorish occupation in the respective periods. This is a fishing village. In the sixteenth to eighteenth by frequent pirate attacks in the region, it was built the fort of St. Clement (Milfontes Castle) Return to Lisbon - Subject to confirmation visits to some of the sites.
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Included in offer price Pick-up and drop-off in customer hotel / apartment in Lisbon – other places on request Transport private car Transport by air-conditioned coach Bottled water Snacks Insurance of tourist activity Auto insurance transport Wi-Fi Driver and guide expenses Children's chair is available on request at no extra cost
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