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Private Tour Serra da Estrela in 2 days

2 days private tour where you’ll have the opportunity to discover the Heritage of the Centre Region and the fantastic mountainous landscapes of the ‘Serra da Estrela’ region and its typical gastronomy.

On the 1st day, we’ll visit Tomar, the historic village of Monsanto, and Covilhã, where you will have the opportunity to visit the Cheese Museum. During the 2nd day, we’ll climb to the highest point of Portugal’s mainland, the Serra da Estrela Tower and visit the Valley Glacier, Manteigas, Seia, and Coimbra.

  • Sightseeing private tour
  • 2 days
  • Starting and finishing in Lisbon or in Oporto
  • 2 or more people

Prices

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2 people: 810€ 997€ 1.045€
3 people: 896€ 1.103€ 1.156€
4 people: 992€ 1.221€ 1.280€
5 people: 1.050€ 1.292€ 1.355€
6 people: 1.110€ 1.366€ 1.432€
7 people: 1.172€ 1.442€ 1.512€
8 people: 1.372€ 1.688€ 1.770€
+9 people: contact us
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2 people: 782€ 962€ 1.009€
3 people: 813€ 1.000€ 1.049€
4 people: 887€ 1.092€ 1.145€
5 people: 942€ 1.159€ 1.216€
6 people: 988€ 1.216€ 1.275€
7 people: 1.056€ 1.299€ 1.363€
8 people: 1.199€ 1.475€ 1.547€
+9 people: contact us

Low Season: Nov 1st to Dec 14th & Jan 11th to Mar 31st

High Season: April, June, July, August & Dec 15th to Jan 10th

Special Season: May, September & October

Tour itinerary

1st Day | Tomar & Covilhã


First day of the tour and we’ll start by stopping at Tomar, a beautiful city in the central region of Portugal, with one of the most famous UNESCO World Heritage Sites – the Convent of Christ and Tomar Knight Templars Castle.

Then we’ll go ahead Monsanto Historic Village, considered the most Portuguese village of Portugal. Its origins date back to the Paleolithic, conquered from the Moors by D. Afonso Henriques in 1165, and later donated to the Knights Templar who built his castle, under the order of D. Gualdim Pais. This village is characteristic of its granite houses and nested shale in the middle of huge granite blocks.

Covilhã is our next stop, a wonderful city in the interior region of Portugal. It’s a gateway to mainland Portugal’s highest point – Serra da Estrela. Its history, monuments, museums, and modern energy make this city a must-see! Here you’ll visit a unique place where you can get to know the whole handmade manufacturing process of the famous Serra’s cheese delicacy appreciated and recognized internationally: The Cheese Museum.

To finish the day we’ll drive up until Penhas da Saúde, a beautiful mountain village situated about 1500 meters of altitude in the heart of Serra da Estrela. This village offers a landscape of breathtaking especially with the arrival of winter and frequent snowfalls.

Overnight in: Serra da Estrela

2nd Day | Serra da Estrela & Coimbra


Today is time to go up until the top of Serra da Estrela. This mountain range is a very famous place for the frequent snowfalls during the winter months, here you’ll have the opportunity to climb to the highest point of the Portugal mainland, the Tower of Serra da Estrela.
On our way to the Tower of Serra da Estrela, we’ll find a sculpture, in the rock, date back to 1946 and dedicated to Our Lady of Good Star, the patron saint of shepherds.

Then is time to start driven until the slopes. We’ll visit Manteigas and Seia. Manteigas is a village situated about 700m above sea level, on the glacier valley of Serra da Estrela, which flows the river Zêzere. Seia, situated on the southwest slopes of Serra da Estrela is a place of unique and natural landscapes. Here we’ll find a place that invites to the practice of open-air activity: walking, bathing in fluvial beaches, winter sports (we can find fantastic ski slopes) and also cultural activities such as visiting museums like the bread or toy museum.

To finish the day, before we drive until Oporto or Lisbon, we’ll stop at Coimbra, known as the City of students. Here we’ll visit the oldest university in Portugal, its library, the ancient streets of the City center and its highlights.

  • Sightseeing private tour
  • 2 days
  • Starting and finishing in Lisbon or in Oporto
  • 2 or more people

From 782€

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Prices

Choose the city of departure

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Low
Season
High
Season
Special
Season
2 people: 810€ 997€ 1.045€
3 people: 896€ 1.103€ 1.156€
4 people: 992€ 1.221€ 1.280€
5 people: 1.050€ 1.292€ 1.355€
6 people: 1.110€ 1.366€ 1.432€
7 people: 1.172€ 1.442€ 1.512€
8 people: 1.372€ 1.688€ 1.770€
+9 people: contact us
Low
Season
High
Season
Special
Season
2 people: 782€ 962€ 1.009€
3 people: 813€ 1.000€ 1.049€
4 people: 887€ 1.092€ 1.145€
5 people: 942€ 1.159€ 1.216€
6 people: 988€ 1.216€ 1.275€
7 people: 1.056€ 1.299€ 1.363€
8 people: 1.199€ 1.475€ 1.547€
+9 people: contact us

Low Season: Nov 1st to Dec 14th & Jan 11th to Mar 31st

High Season: April, June, July, August & Dec 15th to Jan 10th

Special Season: May, September & October

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Tour details

Private

Our tours are always private (just you and our guide/driver).

Tailor-made

The tour highlights recommend some places to visit, however, there are others that may interest you, so we list some of them on ‘optional visits and experiences’. Our main goal is to provide you an unforgettable day therefore we have the flexibility to customize the itinerary according your preferences and tour length.

COVID-19 Prevention

Our company is certified by the World Travel & Tourism Council as "Safe Travels" (COVID-19 Measures).

Accommodation not included

Please contact us for advice about our accommodation options. We have a list of hotels based in local 3*, 4* and 5* Bed & Breakfasts and Boutique hotels throughout Portugal. We will provide you with suggestions so you can choose what best suits your budget.

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Our tours are escorted by very experienced expert guides, all of whom work with us full time. With excellent English, permission to skip lines, and expertise that came from real-life experience and on-the-ground knowledge, they are the key to accessing hidden gems and experiencing the true authenticity of our culture. Our guides are non-smoking.


Departure
Starting and finishing in Lisbon or in Oporto

Departure time
To be agreed


What’s included

  • Visit to the bread museum
  • Visit to the cheese museum
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Free Wifi and bottled water
  • Exclusive and specialized guide/driver with individual mask
  • Personalized transport in a luxury Mercedes vehicle which is disinfected several times a day
  • All taxes
  • Public liability and personal accidents insurance

Not included
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Private Tour Serra da Estrela in 2 days
2 days - Sightseeing private tour - from 782€ for 2 people


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