8h (Full day)
Visiting Fátima is much more than a religious tour, it’s where faith and peace stand out in a gigantic enclosure illuminated by the Sanctuary of Nossa Senhora de Fátima.
Having over 5 million visitors per year, Fátima is one of the biggest hosts of world pilgrimage.
Óbidos holds centuries of history inside its walls and shelters a vast architectonic estate of historic and religious pebbles.
Drive to Fatima through the agricultural lands of Ribatejo. Experience life as a pilgrim at the Sanctuary of Fatima, a legendary and important Christian site, receiving approximately 5 million visitors each year. Be awed by the gothic grandeur of the 14th century Batalha Monastery – A UNESCO world heritage site. The Nazare Cliffs provide an overwhelming view of the Atlantic ocean; a perfect photo opportunity! Be spoilt for choice at lunchtime; there is a wonderful variety of restaurants and snack bars at the fishing town of Nazare. Enjoy the sea breeze as we drive along the Atlantic coast, passing gorgeous cliffs and the picturesque villages of Foz do Arelho and São Martinho do Porto. We stop for pictures at some gorgeous lookout points. Drive along the lagoon of Obidos and the agricultural fields. Fall in love with Obidos, a colorful and romantic little village. Its winding streets and medieval structures, castle walls and handicraft shops, all make this stop the highlight of the trip for many people. Enjoy the relaxing landscapes of windmills and rolling hills on the drive back to Lisbon.
Languages available: Portuguese, English, French and Spanish.
Includes: Guide, Ginja Liquor in a chocolate cup.
Not included: Lunch; Personal expenses; Monument entrance fees.