Day 1 – In the morning we leave the sunny city of Lisbon and we will towards the Serra da Estrela in the case of a single destination and considered the highest point in Portugal with its nearly 2000 meters above sea level which makes one of the largest mountains of Iberian Peninsula.
Our first stop will be in Covilhã, capital of the wool industry (with a museum that is dedicated to her unique throughout Europe) here is made of the products as good fame gives Portugal, time and prominence to visit the famous museum sacred art.
After Covilhã we will visit Belmonte to know the birthplace of discoverer of Brazil name Pedro Alvares Cabral in Belmonte typical village visit the museum of discovery so that we can know in detail the history of his caravel to Brazil, still time to meet Belmonte Castle birthplace Cabral and enjoy the unique views of the Serra da Estrela, the river Zêzere and the chapel of the Manor House which serves as pantheon for the Cabral family and which is part of the remains of the browser.
The following is the Health Penhas located in the heart of Serra about 1300 meters altitude where the hilly landscape and pure air we breathe makes it famous for being an ideal place to cure respiratory diseases and proof of this is the old sanatorium now transformed into hostel.
Day 2 – We leave the hotel towards the peak of the mountain, on the road that leads us will tower find the image of Our Lady of Good Star patron saint of shepherds in a carved monument with about 7 meters, already in the Sierra Tower next to your landmark will have a view of breath-taking that never fall in his forgetfulness,
The resort of Serra da Estrela is directed to all those who love winter sports and it is open all year, Long Pond glacial origin and that his name should will elongated shape and its blue waters and deep
On this day we have the opportunity to visit the beautiful village of Sabugueiro, Manteigas and Seia where we will visit a traditional cheese factory that focuses its production on the famous cheese of the Serra da Estrela, we see first-hand the art of those who raise the name so famous product world which is aware of the Portuguese wines one of the most consumed and exported to several countries.
The souvenir shops are a temptation with the famous coats sheep wool and all the typical emphasis area craft still rural homes and land people which plunged into the pure and authentic rural Portugal, follows the return to Lisbon and be shore that you will never forget the places.
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Day 1 – Lisbon – Covilhã – Belmonte – Penhas da Saúde – Serra da Estrela
Day 2 – Serra da Estrela – Ski resort – Manteigas – Seia – Lisbon
Day 1 – Lisbon – Hotel – Lisbon – Covilhã – Museum of Wool – Museum of Sacred Art – Belmonte – Historical Center – Museum of Discovery – Belmonte Castle – Belmonte Matrix Church – Pantheon of the Cabral family – Penhas das Saude – Historical Center – Hotel in Serra da Estrela
Day 2 – Hotel Serra da Estrela – Nossa Senhora da Estrela – Ski resort – Road to Manteigas – Viewpoints – Lagoa Comprida – Sabugueiro – Manteigas – Seia – Bread Museum – Lisbon – Hotel – Lisbon
1st Night – Serra da Estrela
2nd Night – Lisbon
|Itinerary adapted at your own rhythm|
|Private Transfers Airport/Hotel/Airport|
|Costumized service from our driver/tour guide|
|Top-of-the-range Mercedes vehicle|
|24/7 customer service|
|Time and visit all the sites advertised on Itinerary|
|Excellent buying tips and the best traditional restaurants|
|Bottled water on board|
|Other services not listed in the Itinerary|
|Paid entries on monuments|