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Serra da Estrela tour

During this day tour you’ll discover the fantastic mountain scenery of the Serra da Estrela and its gastronomy and handicrafts.
You’ll visit Seia and the famous Bread Museum, the Tower of Serra da Estrela, Manteigas and Covilhã, where you have chance to visit the Cheese Museum.

Sightseeing tours Sightseeing private tour
Duration 8 hours
Start and finish Starting and finishing in Lisbon
Number of people 2 or more people

Regional features

  • Rich history
  • Unique landscapes
  • Warm & friendly people
  • Excellent food

About this tour

Private

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

Tailor-made

The tour highlights are just suggestions of places to visit. The tour itinerary will be designed according to your preferences and the tour length.

Pick you up and Drop off on the agreed spot

Our local guide will pick you up at your hotel, airport, cruise terminal or other meeting point.

Our Premium Tours guarantee

Our guide/driver will drive you during your tour, sharing stories and curiosities about the places you’ll visit as well as its historic context. Since our guide is also the driver, and in order to provide you great tour, it’s possible that the guide won’t always join you on your visits to the inside of the monuments. Find out why.

Our recommendation

This tour is very interesting and will allow you to acquire a vast knowledge about the region. However, we warn you that it is a long journey and can be tiring, so if you have more days available, we advise you to do the two day tour.

Tour highlights

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 fluvias beaches, winter sports (we can find fantastic sky slopes) and also cultural activities such as visiting museums like the bread or toy museum.

Bread Museum

Where you’ll discover everything about the Portuguese bread. This space includes a restaurant, old grocery store, the library bar and the studio of art in bread.

Serra da Estrela

Very famous place by the frequent snow falls 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.

Monument of Our Lady of Good Star

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.

Manteigas

Village situated about 700m above sea level, on the glacier valley of Serra da Estrela, which flows the river Zêzere. Here you will find a unique natural beauty.

Covilhã

Host city of central Portugal, located in the foothills of the Serra da Estrela.

Cheese Museum

Unique place where you can get to know the whole handmade manufacturing process of the famous Serra’s cheese delicacy appreciated and recognized internationally. Here you will have opportunity to taste 3 kinds of cheese and regional wine.

LSHS
2 people:411€432€
3 people:442€465€
4 people:498€523€
5 people:506€532€
6 people:540€567€
7 people:575€604€
8 people:684€719€
+9 people: contact us

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

HS High Season: Apr 1st to Oct 31st & Dec 15th to Jan 10th

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Air suspension system

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system

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Independent air-conditioning

Independent
air-conditioning

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Fresh bottled water<br> and Wi-Fi

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and Wi-Fi

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Up to 7 passengers

Up to
7 passengers

Vehicles with room up to 7 passengers with practical storage solutions

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