Megalithic and Cork Forest Tour from Évora
A tour that will begin with a drive trough the "Montado". Portuguese for Cork oak forest. It is a very important heritage left by our ancestors. An opportunity to learn about the management of this system.
During the tour we will visit 3 megalithic monuments, traveling back 7.000 years we will try to understand what lead humans to build this incredible monuments.Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this productStop At:
Nossa Senhora de Guadalupe, Nossa Senhora de Guadalupe, Evora, Evora District, Alentejo
On the way to the Cromlech of Almendres we will be driving through a cork oak forest. There we will be stoping next to some cork trees, being able to touch and explore them, your will learn about this incredible agricultural system that is not only about cork extraction but also about the balance between us and the nature.
Duration: 15 minutesStop At:
Cromeleque dos Almendres, Via R. do Cromeleque village of Nossa Senhora de Guadalupe - Almendras, Evora 7000-223 Portugal
The most mysterious place in the region. With world level archeological and historical importance. A monument with 7.000 years
Duration: 30 minutesStop At:
Valverde, Valverde, Viseu District, Northern Portugal
The Dolmen of Barrocal is located on top of isolated hill. Right in the middle of the typical Alentejo landscape. It will be the perfecto to enjoy once more the historical culture of a pre historical monument and also of Alentejo
Duration: 20 minutesStop At:
Anta Grande do Zambujeiro, Nossa Senhora de Guadalupe, Evora 7005-566 Portugal
The biggest Dolmen in the Iberian Peninsula, It was excavated and today we can witness the dimension of this construction with 5.000 years. It testifies the archeological importance of the region.
Duration: 30 minutes
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Service animals allowed"
"Infant seats available"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund"
"This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers"
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
Duration: 180 To 210 Minutes
Banco de Portugal - Agência de Évora, Praça do Giraldo 61, 7000-508 Évora, Portugal
Cancellations and refunds:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.