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Vagar Walking Tours

#13 of 32 Tours in Evora
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With Vagar Walkingtours you get to know the genuine Alentejo, the biggest region in Portugal. Its historic places, castles, convents, megalithic monuments, romans remains... But heritage means also its wines and its unique gastronomy. Beside all...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Rua Nova 17 | Historical Center, Evora 7000-536, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My legs, without knowing, led me to the tiny office of Vagar Walking Tours, when I almost said goodbye to the dream of visiting the picturesque Monsaraz. Now, I understand it was not by chance. I was destined to meet Melanie and Diane and to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Vagar2015, Manager at Vagar Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

My dear Regina, how sweet are your words! I will always remember that sunny day and our first Russian visitor: you! You know now where to find us, we will be here to show you the rest of this lovely region. See you very soon...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had an excellent tour with Melanie!!! I had contacted the tour company and we sent emails back and forth and it went very smoothly!!! Then the day of the tour was a bit foggy but thank goodness it lifted and we were able to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Vagar2015, Manager at Vagar Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much Janet! I hope I'll see you again soon in this beautiful region. :) Mélanie

Reviewed January 4, 2019

Me and my wife were visiting family at Évora. We decided to go full tourist and learn a bit more about this beautiful and historical city! And our tour with Diane was gorgeous! Beautiful places, monuments - some of them unknown to us - made...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Vagar2015, Manager at Vagar Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much Sergio! We'll wait for you to come back in this beautiful region! Best regards :)

Reviewed December 3, 2018 via mobile

Diane and Mélanie in Vagar Walking Tours made my stay in Portugal unforgettable. Their knowledge about the region ranges from genuine historical interest to deep cultural understanding. They easily adapted the local guiding to my personal interests and did not hesitate to walk the extra...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Vagar2015, Gérant at Vagar Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded December 4, 2018

Dear Johannes,thank you so much for your review. It was so good to have you here, I hope you will have a nice time for the rest of your stay in Portugal, see you soon!

Reviewed November 30, 2018

Madeline picked us up from hotel in Evora & drove to Arraiolos where we saw a most interesting museum of the art of dying wool, then on to Art em Casa where we learned & did Tapestry sewing with delightful mother daughter owners. Most delicious...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Vagar2015, Gérant at Vagar Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded December 4, 2018

Dear Jane, thank you so much for your review. What a delightful day we had, you describe everything so well. I am happy you have such good memories. I hope everyone is all right. I wish you a happy Christmas and Happy New Year! Best...More

Reviewed November 12, 2018

We were only in Crato for two days, and our hotel recommended Vagar Walking Tours for the best winery tours in the area. And they were right! Melanie, owner of Vagar, picked us up at our hotel promptly as promised, and took us to two...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Vagar2015, Manager at Vagar Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 13, 2018

Thank you so much Ann Elise for you review! I am so glad you liked this tour and the wines. Just waiting for you to come back. Remember: they are more than 350 wineries in Alentejo... ;) See you soon I hope!

Reviewed November 6, 2018

Melanie is a great guide and storyteller. It's a great experience to know Alentejo with her and VAGAR walking tours.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Vagar2015, Manager at Vagar Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2018

Thank you Vasco! we took our time to visit Evora and its aqueduct! If you want to know more, you know where to find us!

Reviewed October 26, 2018

Small private company operated by 2 women completely knowledgeable about area and willing to design a tour that fits your need. At last minute my wife and I totally changed ours and they didn’t miss a beat. Suggest having lunch with either of the ladies...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Vagar2015, Manager at Vagar Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 6, 2018

Dear William! thank you for your review! It was such a nice morning and lunch with you, hope to see you again!

Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

If you want a tour of the Alentejo region, this is the one! We were two couples picked up at our hotel by Melanie. Upon discussion with us, Melanie tailored a full day of sights, knowledge, and adventure. She is personable, caring, and a delight...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Vagar2015, Manager at Vagar Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 9, 2018

What a review! Thank you so much. It was a great day, I loved it too! I hope we will meet again! Have nice days in Lisbon now :)

Reviewed October 7, 2018

Melanie is extremely passionate and knowledgable about her city. She shared her enthusiasm generously, answered questions and was a pleasure to be with. Highly recommend this tour guide. My husband and I learned so much and had a great time doing it.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Vagar2015, Manager at Vagar Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 9, 2018

Thank you so much for your review! I hope you will come again, so that I can show you more of this beautiful region!

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