Discover the most emblematic world heritage monasteries in Portugal in a private guided tour from Lisbon.
Enjoy a guided tour inside the Convent of Christ, the Monastery of Batalha and the Monastery of Alcobaça (world heritage).
You will be seduced by the Knights Templar mysteries at the Convent of Christ, find a stunning Portuguese Gothic style at the Monastery of Batalha and visit a masterpiece of Cistercian Gothic art, the Monastery of Alcobaça.
Meet your guide at your hotel in Lisbon, where you will be picked up to begin your day trip to three world heritage monasteries in Portugal. At this unique itinerary, you will enjoy guided tours inside the Convent of Christ, the Monastery of Batalha and the Monastery of Alcobaça.
While heading north (1:30 trip), immerse yourself in the world of the Knights Templar. Once you get to Tomar, you will be guided in the Convent of Christ, founded by the Templar Knights at the 12th century and UNESCO World Heritage site since 1983.
You will then continue to Batalha town and, after stopping 1 hour for lunch, visit the 14th century Monastery of Batalha, listed by UNESCO as World Heritage in 1983. At the Monastery of Batalha, a highly original, national Gothic style evolved, profoundly influenced by Manueline art.
After, we will visit the Monastery of Alcobaça, founded in the 12th century. For its size, purity of architectural style, beauty of materials and the care with which it was built, this masterpiece of Cistercian Gothic art was listed as World Heritage in 1989.
Your tour to the World Heritage portuguese monasteries will end with a return to your hotel in Lisbon.