Follow the trail of the Templar Knights who flourished in Portugal many centuries ago.
On this historical tour, we follow in the trail of the Knights Templar. Having arrived in Portugal in the time of Countess Teresa, the mother of Portugal’s first king, Afonso Henriques, the Knights Templar were present at many of the landmark moments in the history of Portugal, ranging from its foundation as a nation and the construction of its identify through to the period of maritime discoveries. The Order’s cross remains until today the symbol of the Portuguese Navy and Air Force. We shall be visiting monuments, reliving past events and speaking of the figures that will open up the history
Accommodation on buffet breakfast bases, on the following hotels, or similar: o Hotel dos Templários, em Tomar; o Hotel Tivoli Sintra, em Sintra Transport by air conditioned bus or minivan, as per detailed itinerary; Guide during the tour; Entrance into the following monuments.
Other expenses than above mentioned, porterage fees at the hotels, lunches, or dinners, personal expenses, entrances other than mentioned.
Departure — 9am. Frequency — Thursday (on guaranteed dates)*. Languages — Portuguese, English, Spanish and French.