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Come find out why Travel & Leisure Magazine, the Wall Street Journal and many others are falling in love with Portugal. With the UNESCO World Heritage town of Évora as a base for 6 nights, we will venture in all directions exploring the gastronomic and cultural treasures of the Alentejo. We will visit the fairytale walled village of Monsaraz, the marble town of Estremoz with its bustling Saturday market, a pre-historic megalith that pre-dates Stonehenge by 2,000 years, all the while discovering the wines and dishes that are putting Alentejo on the map
With pick-up and drop off in Lisbon and small daily travels, this tour is based out of the UNESCO town of Evora, where you will be staying for 6 nights in a beautiful four starred hotel.
The Alentejo, a region located in the south central part of Portugal is often described as the heartland of the country. Although it is full of compelling landscapes, history and agriculture, it is equally known for its leisurely pace of life; the reason an increasing number of expats now call it home.