7 Days 6 Nights
Reception on arrival. Transfer to the hotel and overnight stay.
Breakfast at the hotel. Departure for Coimbra, guided tour of Coimbra University city, which dominates the valley of the Mondego river.
A short walk will allow you to discover the old neighborhoods and alleys of this small town. Then visit one of the oldest universities in Europe. Discovery of the Capelos room, discovery of the Manueline style chapel with its 18th century organ.
Discovery (subject to availability) of the Joanina Library where there are more than 30,000 works and 5,000 manuscripts.
Return to the hotel. Dinner and accommodation. Dance evening at the hotel.
Breakfast at the hotel. Departure for the city tour “Invicta” Porto. The visit will begin with the panoramic discovery of the main monuments: You will discover the districts of Cais da Ribeira. Exterior discovery of the Clérigos Tower, built during the 18th Century in Barroque style. You will enter the interior of the Sé (Cathedral), a building of Roman structure from the 12th and 13th Centuries, which underwent a great renewal during the Barroque, visit the Church of St. François (not included), one of the only medieval buildings that the city of Porto still preserves. It is the only Gothic style church. .
In the afternoon, guided tour of the Palais de la Bourse (entrance not included). Located in the historic center of the city, it is one of the most visited monuments, much of its beauty being highlighted by its famous Arab Salon.
Breakfast at the hotel, visit to the 14th century monastery church of Santa Maria da Vitoria and its Cloisters (entrance not included), the summit of European Gothic art, listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Fátima, a place of high piety where thousands of pilgrims gather every year. Discovery of its Basilica as well as the “Capelinha” of the apparitions and the church of modern architecture inaugurated in 2007 and dedicated to JOHN PAUL II.
Return to the hotel at the end of the afternoon. Free time.
Breakfast at the hotel. Road to Óbidos. Guided tour of this magnificent medieval village surrounded by ramparts with its white houses with flowered balconies and its pedestrian streets with their small cobblestones. Dominating a vast landscape of green valleys and heights dotted with windmills, Óbidos has managed to preserve its character and charm as a medieval town over the centuries. A tasting of “Ginginha” bitter cherry liqueur. Road to Nazaré: the most beautiful typical fishing village in Portugal. Nazaré will allow you to discover the fishermen's wives selling their fresh fish or souvenirs dressed in their skirts with seven petticoats.
Direction Lisbon for hotel check-in.
Breakfast at the hotel. Then, in the afternoon, we will discover two masterpieces of Manueline art listed as world heritage by UNESCO.
First of all, the fortress of Belém (exterior), a real stone ship planted in the Tagus. Under its terraces, balconies and Moorish watchtowers, this citadel built in the 16th century to shelter the port captains, saw caravels leaving for the coast pass through. Then to the Jeronimos monastery, an absolute masterpiece, a splendid amalgamation of details from the flamboyant Gothic, the Renaissance and the Manueline style. Guided tour with radio guides of the Church and its tombs, late afternoon at leisure.
Breakfast at the hotel and transfer to the airport for the return flight to Casablanca.
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