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Cistercian Route

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What to Expect
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Stop At: Convento de Santo Antonio de Ferreirim, Av. Mestres Pintores de Ferreirim, Lamego Portugal

In this monument, whose origins date back to the 19th century. XIV having as origin the fortified tower still existing, was settled a Franciscan masculine convent.

The Manueline-style church portico is the only surviving piece of the original building that included the cloisters.

Among the works of art that we can admire here are the eight boards painted in 1533-1534 by the so-called "Masters of Ferreirim", Cristóvão de Figueiredo, Garcia Fernandes and Gregório Lopes.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Mosteiro de Santa Maria de Salzedas, Praca Antonio P Sousa Salzedas, Tarouca 3610-073 Portugal

Here we can appreciate the place where in the 12th century a male monastery of the Order of Cîteaux was installed, which underwent major extensions in the 17th and 18th centuries, where a monumental cloister was added.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Ponte Fortificada de Ucanha, Rua da Torre, Tarouca 3610 Portugal

This bridge built in the XIV-XV centuries in the place where there would be another of Roman origin, as well as the adjacent fortified tower built by the abbot of the Monastery of Santa Maria de Salzedas, marks one of the most important crossings of the Varosa river serving as a means of defense more charging to travelers.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Caves da Murganheira, M520, Tarouca Portugal

In these cellars, located in the Portuguese region where the best national sparkling wines are produced, we will be able to know the way of production of these wines and enter land in the subterranean cellars excavated in blue granite where millions of bottles lie.

Duration: 2 hours

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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
The collection of tourists will be made in the hotels of the Douro region (Vila Real, Lamego and Peso da Régua)
For other collection points additional fees may apply

  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Lunch
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Bottled water
  • Entry/Admission - Mosteiro de Santa Maria de Salzedas
  • Entry/Admission - Caves da Murganheira
  • Purchases made at places to visit
  • Other entries in places not foreseen in the program
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • 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 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 tour/activity will have a maximum of 7 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


Key Details
  • Duration: 9h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Languages Offered: English, French, Portuguese, Spanish
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