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From Lisbon: Tomar, Christ Convent & Almourol Castle Tour

Product ID: 192995
Discover the Knights Templar legacy in the Tomar region. Marvel at the Convento de Cristo, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Visit Tomar and the ancient Synagogue. Enjoy a boat ride to discover the Castle of Almourol on an island along the Tagus River.
About this activity
Duration: 9 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, French

Pickup included

At your centrally located accommodation in Lisbon.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Climb up to the Templar castle and discover the monumental work of the Convent of Christ
  • Explore Tomar and the quaint village of Constância
  • Visit the 15th-century Synagogue, the oldest in the country
  • See the natural beauty of the confluence of the Zêzere and Tejo rivers
  • Enjoy a boat ride to discover the stunning Castle of Almourol
Full description
Meet your local guide and head to Tomar on a road trip that takes about one hour. When there, go directly to the Templar Castle and the Convento de Cristo Monastery and be amazed by this magnificent monument filled with history. Descend to the city of Tomar and visit the old town passing by the old Synagogue, the oldest in Portugal. You have the chance to walk around and find some of the most unique buildings in the city. Spend some free time to enjoy lunch. 

Leaving Tomar, head to Constância, where Luís de Camões, the most famous Portuguese poet, is said to have lived. There, enjoy the magnificent views of the confluence of Zêzere and Tejo rivers. Take a small boat ride in the calm waters of the Tagus river up to the unique Almourol Castle island, where you have some more free time to explore. At the end of the day, return to Lisbon in the comfortable van. 
Includes
  • Pick up and drop-off at your accommodation
  • Transportation in an air-conditioned van with free Wi-Fi
  • Entrance fee to the Christ Convent and Almourol Castle
  • Bottle of water
What’s Not Included
  • Lunch

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Smoking
Know before you go
• Please wear comfortable clothes that are suitable for the weather
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 / 5

based on 3 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    5 / 5
  • Organization
    5 / 5
  • Value for money
    5 / 5
  • Safety
    5 / 5
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an ideal out if the box tour for those medieval and gothic era enthusiasts. our tour guide Nuno took us to places others skipped and filled us with the history and infomation. i highly recommend.

September 4, 2019

Feeling of seeing those times

Fantastic guide who really loves the history and does everything for you to feel the same.

August 30, 2019

June 12, 2019

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Product ID: 192995