An incredible tour lasting 3 hours to Belém, the monumental area of Lisbon with all the monuments in honor of the Age of Discovery. Our experienced guides outline a route where it will be possible to appreciate the various monuments, such as the Jerónimos Monastery (consecrated World Heritage by UNESCO, the “jewel” of Manueline architecture); the Belém Tower (one of the most distinctive examples of architecture from the reign of King Manuel I); the Padrão dos Descobrimentos (monument evocative of the Portuguese overseas expansion that synthesizes a glorious past and symbolizes the greatness of the work of Infante D. Henrique, the driving force behind the discoveries).
All the way to Belém will be along the river, making the journey extremely pleasant, a walk full of light, beautiful landscapes and good energy. This tour is designed for all those who are interested in Portuguese history and culture, as it was from this area of Lisbon that the great Portuguese explorers set out, who made Portugal the first global empire.
- Belém: The Belém area is famous for its close connection with the Discoveries, honoring the stoic navigators, Portuguese in heart and soul. For centuries Portugal was one of the largest nations in the world and this area will always be remembered and praised as the seaport of the Age of Discovery. This tour guarantees the passage by some of the most emblematic monuments and places, such as: Fundação Oriente, Mosteiro dos Jerónimos, Fundação Champalimaud, Torre de Belém, Padrão dos Descobrimentos, Museu da Eletricidade and MAAT.