Castle of Monsanto Audio Tour: Explore one of Portugal's most famous sites

This self guided audio tour takes you on a walk through the ruins of the Upper Town of São Miguel and the Castle of Monsanto, an epic historical site.

You’ll discover little known stories behind all of the places you visit on a journey that will take you across time as far back as the Roman Empire and the Middle Ages. Together we’ll explore the nearly twenty centuries of history that shaped this highly scenic site into the magnificent gem you find here today.

The tour’s highlights include:

• A detailed exploration of the Castle of Monsanto and the upper town of São Miguel
• The legend of the Divina Santa Cruz
• The legend of the Apparition of Our Lady of the Castle and the explosion of 1814
• The legend of the Thirteen Bowls
• The unveiling of the Hanging Rock of the Parish of São Miguel

per adult from




60 to 75 minutes


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  • What's included :
    • Lifetime access to this tour in English
    • Offline access to audio, maps, and geodata
    • VoiceMap App for Android and iOS
    What's excluded :
    • Food/Drink
    • Smartphone and headphones
    • Tickets or entrance fees to any museums or other attractions en route
    • Transportation
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Pass By: Muralha Norte, R. do Castelo 32, 6060-091 Monsanto, Portugal

    The tour passes by Muralha Norte.

    Pass By: Castle of Monsanto, R. do Castelo 32, 6060-091 Monsanto, Portugal

    The tour goes around the Castle of Monsanto.

    Pass By: Ruínas da Capela de São João, R. do Castelo 32, 6060 Monsanto, Portugal

    The tour goes past the ruins of the Capela de São João.

    Pass By: Ruínas da Igreja de São Miguel, R. do Castelo 32, 6060 Monsanto, Portugal

    The tour goes past the ruins of the Church de Sao Miguel.

    Pass By: Torre do Pião, R. do Botelho 12, 6060-091 Monsanto, Portugal

    The tour goes past the Torre do Pião.

  • Departure Point :
    Taverna Lusitana, R. do Castelo n19, 6060-091 Monsanto, Portugal
    Departure Time :
    Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods. 7/30/2020 - 10/19/2021
    Monday - Sunday:12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Near public transportation
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.


English - Audio

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Activity ID: V-110804P478

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