ALCOBAÇA WINERY (Half Day)
We begin our visit in the National Wine Museum, a Portuguese museum dedicated to wine and vineyards, which holds the largest and richest national wine treasures in the country.
Remaining in the wine theme we leave to Quinta dos Capuchos (Capuchos Farm), to visit the vineyard, wine cellar and 3 wines degusttion with appetizers . With an 11 hectare vineyard, it pursues the mission of producing high quality wines – recovering the wine traditions of Alcobaça.
Returning to the center of Alcobaça, we will make a small stop in the old Capuchos Convent or Convent of Santa Maria Magdalena and its Church of Franciscan architecture built in an old farm of the monastery of Alcobaça. We also will make a quick visit to the ruins of the Castle of Alcobaça, whose origin generates some controversy from where we can enjoy a beautiful view over the city, including its famous monastery, the surrounding fields and the Sierra de Candeeiros.
In the center we will visit the Monastery of Santa Maria de Alcobaça, or Royal Abbey of Santa Maria one of the first Cistercian monastic foundations in Portuguese territory, with its construction that began in 1178. It is currently classified as a World Heritage by UNESCO and it was elected as one of the seven wonders of Portugal. Return.
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Vacation Style Holiday Type
In this half day tour you will have the opportunity to get familiar with the Alcobaça vineyards and wineries, as well as the historic patrimony.
Half Day Tour
Frequency: Tuesday to Sunday.
Place of departure – Leiria and West region. For other places, please contact us.
Minimum of people – 2
Language: Portuguese and English
Values (minimum of 2 people):
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- Prices to Leiria and West region, For other places, please contact us.
- Children: Free until 3 years old. 50% discount from 4 to 10 years.
- Mineral water
- 9-seat minivan transportation with air conditioning and Wifi
- Professional guide / driver
- Tickets to monuments:
- National Wine Museum
- Monastery of Alcobaça
- Visit to the vineyard and winery with 3 wines degustation