Cacilhas - Almada - Costa da Caparica - Half Day Tour from Lisbon

The Cliff Route is the best way to observe and appreciate Lisbon from another perspective, along the riverside area of Old Almada. Without any doubt the Almada area is the best view that Lisbon has! The panoramic view of Lisbon from the top of the 110m Monument of Cristo-Rei as well as from other reference points along the tour, are simply breathtaking.

per adult from

$235

NZD

Duration

4 hours

Pickup

Hotel pickup available

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  • What's included :
    • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
    • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
    • Round-trip private transfer
    • Wine tasting
    • Local guide
    • Bottled water
    What's excluded :
    • Entry/Admission - Santuario Nacional de Cristo Rei
    • Entry/Admission - Pontal de Cacilhas
    • Entry/Admission - Fragata D. Fernando II e Gloria
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Pass By: 25 de Abril Bridge, Praca 25 de Abril Almada, Lisbon 1950-358 Portugal

    The 25 de Abril Bridge is a suspension road-rail bridge over the Tagus River that connects the city of Lisbon to the city of Almada, in Portugal. The bridge crosses the Tagus estuary.

    Pass By: Almada, Almada, Setubal District, Alentejo

    Situated on the south bank of the Tagus River, Almada is undoubtedly the best viewpoint over the city of Lisbon, with the castle, the panoramic lift of Boca do Vento, and especially the statue of the Christ-King erected in 1959. .

    In past centuries, Almada was a summer spot sought by the court, which here erected some buildings and noble houses that still remain in the city.

    Almada also belongs to Costa da Caparica, much sought after during the summer season by the inhabitants of Greater Lisbon, who are seduced by the beaches of the long sandy beach. Special highlight deserves the gastronomy of the area, which highlights the tasty stews of fresh fish, typical of places such as Cacilhas, Porto Brandão, Ginjal or Costa da Caparica.

    Stop At: Santuario Nacional de Cristo Rei, Praceta do Cristo Rei 27A Não é localizado em Lisboa e sim em Almada, Almada 2800-058 Portugal

    Visit the monument of King Christ (Cristo-Rei), the monument is a major symbol of Almada, is the best viewpoint overlooking the city of Lisbon, offering a wide panoramic view of the capital and over the 25th of April bridge. No wonder it is said, Almada is the best view that Lisbon has. It is one of the tallest buildings in Portugal, with 110 meters high.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Pontal de Cacilhas, Largo Alfredo Diniz (Alex) 7, Almada 2800-252 Portugal

    Cacilhas is renowned for its great catering offer for very fresh fish, and for the important public transport interface, which connect, via Cacilheiros boats, Lisbon to the south bank of the Tagus, also having a good road communication network on this southern slope. from the great region of Lisbon.

    The traces of human occupation of Cacilhas date back to the eighth century a. C., with archaeological excavations attesting to the existence of an indigenous settlement of the Bronze Age and, subsequently, an important Phoenician trade interposed. Cacilhas has been demonstrating its facet as an important point of communication on the banks of the Tagus River for many years.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Fragata D. Fernando II e Gloria, Largo Alfredo Diniz (Alex) Cacilhas, Almada 2800-252 Portugal

    Visit to the D. Fernando and Gloria Frigate. In 1821 the Chief of Squadron (Admiral), Intendant of the Royal Navy and Inspector of the Stockpile of Goa, Cândido José Mourão Garcez Palha, proposed King João VI, through the General Government, the construction of a new frigate in Daman. And so, in 1824, begins the purchase of wood, with the drawings and instructions for the Frigate, being sent from Lisbon. Time to visit the dry dock to observe the Barracuda Submarine, an Albacore Class.


    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Costa de Caparica, Lisbon 2825 Portugal

    Traditional fishing village, Costa da Caparica was transformed during the 19th century. XX on the busiest beach in the Lisbon region, whose location and ease of access attracts crowds on summer weekends.

    The sandy beach, which stretches for about 25 km, makes it possible to choose between the most frequented beaches near the village and practically deserted areas.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Convento dos Capuchos, Rua de Sao Pedro Parques de Sintra, Colares 2705-157 Portugal

    Next stop will be the Capuchin Convent (Convento dos Capuchos) a former Franciscan monastery, was restored in 1558 by Lourenço Pires de Távora. The Távora family was persecuted by the Marquis of Pombal and its members were cruel and ruthlessly executed on charges they conspired to assassinate King D. José I of Portugal. Visit its magnificent garden of pine trees and feel an irresistible invitation to get to know the history of this former convent of Franciscan friars. Today this space serves as City Hall and presents the visitors with an area with art exhibitions, classical music concerts and other cultural events.

    Duration: 30 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Any place at Lisbon ,Sintra,Almada and SetúbalPorts
    • Lisbon
    Departure Time :
    10:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Minimum drinking age is 18 years
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Infant seats available
    • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
    • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English - Guide

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

8

Organised by Watermelon Experiences

Activity ID: V-9963P14

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