Guided tour

Megalithic and Cork Forest guided tour from Évora

Megalithic and Cork Forest guided tour from Évora

From US$ 48.59 per person

Drive across the Montado, the cork oak forest. Discover the possible meanings of mysterious 7000-year-old megalithic monuments. Enjoy the nature and landscapes of our region.

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Duration 3 hours
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Live tour guide
Portuguese, English
Small group
Limited to 8 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Understand how the cork oak forest is managed
  • Discover the mysteries of pre-historic monuments
  • Enjoy a mix of nature and history
Full description
This tour will start a very interesting and unexpected drive trough a cork oak forest, in Portuguese, the Montado. A cultural heritage left by the oldest generations giving us an example of an almost perfect balance between Nature and mankind. Next, the very famous Cromlech of Almendres, considered by the locals the most mysterious place in the region. The truth is that until now, no one can give us an exact explanation about the reasons this place exist. We will go trough the most well known theories. This standing stones can give us a different understanding about our existence. The way mankind have been evolving and how important where some things that we today consider simple. We will visit 3 megalithic sites and because all our tours are different we might have time to go to the Roman times and visit an authentic Roman Ruin. In this tour you will have the opportunity to get out of the city for a bit, enjoy nature and culture in just a few hours.
Includes
  • Transportation
  • Megalithic monuments
  • Cork forest
    Not suitable for
    • People with mobility impairments

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    The meeting point is at the only marble building at Giraldo Square.

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    What to bring

    • Comfortable shoes
    • Sunscreen
    • Water
    • Comfortable clothes
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    Overall rating

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