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Medieval Knights Templar and Alcobaça Private Day Trip from Lisbon - with unbiased reviews

Medieval Knights Templar and Alcobaça Private Day Trip from Lisbon

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Overview
This is the best tour to visit two of the most famous UNESCO Heritage Sites, the Alcobaça Monastery, built in 1153 and founded by the first Portuguese King, and the beautiful  Convent of Christ, headquarters of Knight Templars, the religious and military orders of the Temple and of Christ. The history of the Knigths Templar has been a mystery for many centuries, The order of the Knights Templar was founded at beginning of the 12th century for the protection of the Holy Sepulchre and the Christian pilgrims The rich history of these magical places, which were built over several centuries, gave to the Convent of the Order of Christ with your Charola, the polygonal Knights Church inspired in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem and the Alcobaça Monastery merited recognition by UNESCO and inscription in the list of World Heritage Sites.
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Departure Point
Lisbon, Lisbon, Lisbon District, Central Portugal
Duration
8h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Driver/guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Local guide
  • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Lunch
  • Entry/Admission - Convent of Christ
  • Entry/Admission - Charola
  • Entry/Admission - Monastery of Alcobaca
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Additional Info
  • At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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kalkeats wrote a review Nov 2018
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I have been in many medieval churches but never any like the ones in Tomar and Alcobaca. The space is majestic without the traditional gothic architecture. Oddly, I had the same feeling in these churches that I get when in the Sagrada Familia in Barcelona. Awe insipring
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Date of experience: October 2018
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  • Duration: 8h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English, French, Portuguese, Spanish
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