Day 1 Lisboa - Evora (109 km)
Today we will have one day time discovering the town of Evora. We will cross the bridge over the river Tejo till we arrive at Evora. In the narrow streets of the whitewashed town, we will walk along the time visiting some of the most important monuments: the Roman Temple, the Romanesque-gothic Cathedral, Saint Francis Church with the "Bones Chapel" and the University. At the market we will see and feel the richness of product used to prepare one of the most elaborated and appreciated gastronomies of Portugal. Along the visit we will also admire the diversity and authenticity of local handicraft with cork, ceramic and copper objects. Then we will have a lunch. In the afternoon, we will have free time for a better discover of the city. Overnight in Evora.
Day 2 Evora - Beja - Silves - Alvor - Lagos (247 km)
After breakfast in the morning, we will spend a little bit of leisure time in Evora before driving south to Beja, where a medieval castle and tower dominate the region. Then we will cross the mountains into the Algarve region, eventually coming to Silves, after which we will head to Lagos for the evening.
Day 3 Lagos - Ponta da Piedade - Sagres - Cabo de S. Vicente - Lagos (68 km)
After breakfast, we will make our way to Ponta de Piedade to admire the magnificent view of the Atlantic Ocean. Then, we will continue to Sagres, a fishing port, where we will visit the Fortress on Sagres Point. As we continue along the coastline, we will reach Cabo Sao Vincente and the city of Lagos, where we will get to sample delicious seafood. Afterwards, we will return to the hotel in the afternoon before getting a chance to go swimming.
Day 4 Lagos - Setubal - Serra da Arrabida - Lisbon (320 km)
In the morning, we will take a last look at the water while we travel along the coast on our way back to Lisbon. During the journey, we will stop in Setubal, a major port and industrial center. Then we will take the scenic route over the Arrabida Mountain Range, which will provide us with amazing views of Lisbon as we approach the city from high above. When we eventually arrive, the tour will come to an end. Please see "Departure and Return" for more detailed information regarding pickup and drop-off times and locations.