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Lisbon, Portugal

Obscura Day 2015: Ancient Evora

Join the experts at Go2Cintra this Obscura Day for a tour of one of Europe's oldest cities...

Évora has a history dating back more than two millennia.

Over the course of history the ancient city has fallen under the rule of the Celts, the Romans, and the Moors before becoming a part of the Kingdom of Portugal in the Middle Ages. Still partially surrounded by medieval walls, Évora has a rich and varied history, reflected in the diversity of culture and architectural styles found on the city streets.

Join Go2Cintra this Obscsura Day to explore the vast landscape of Alentejo and discover the wonders of Évora, a UNESCO World Heritage site and one of Europe's most ancient cities.

Our tour will include:

- The Chapel of Bones
- Dianna’s Temple
- Monsaraz Castle
- Montemor Novo Castle
- Alqueva (the biggest artificial lake in Europe)
- A local wine tasting and lunch in a historic olive oil mill, Sem Fim.

Saturday, May 30;  9:30am - 5:30pm
Cost: 87€, lunch and wine included
Meet up will be at the Rossio Train Station in Lisbon
Rua 1º de Dezembro, 1249-970, Lisbon
Please arrive promptly, we'll be departing at 9:30am sharp!
Transport vehicle comes equipped with wifi and will be well-stocked with water bottles.