CULTURAL HERITAGE OF ALENTEJO
VIANA DO ALENTEJO - ALVITO
We suggest a foray into deep, 100% rural Alentejo, under 35 minutes away from Évora. 3rd smallest council in Portugal. 2750 souls and heritage that remains mostly untouched since the 15th century. We start at the 14th century Main Church of Alvito and discover a renaissance fresco from the late 15th century. We walk through the largest set of Manueline portals in Lower Alentejo, past the Town Hall, the Pillory and walk into the fortified manor of the 1st Baron of Portugal. Finally, across the Alcaçarias Square, into the Chapel of S. Sebastião, a late-gothic chapel covered in 1611 frescoes, with heavenly angles in the domes...
Price: 25,00€ per person (VAT included Dec. Lei 221/85)
Minimum: 4 participants
Duration: 1/2 day (3 hours, beginning at 15h00 ending at 18h00)
Available every day. Includes Rota do Fresco, entrance into all designated locations, the presence of a Heritage interpreter throughout, personal accident insurance. Does not include transport.
VIANA DO ALENTEJO, VILA NOVA DA BARONIA
Unknown Heritage, frescoes with all the colours of Alentejo, saints as far as the eye can see... a whole new world left to discover in Viana do Alentejo, Vila Nova da Baronia and Alvito.
Duration: 1 day
VIANA DO ALENTEJO, VILA NOVA DA BARONIA, ALVITO, ÉVORA AND ALCÁÇOVAS
To the unknown heritage of Viana do Alentejo, Vila Nova da Baronia and Alvito, we add the Baroque itinerary, in the historic centre of Évora.
Duration: 2 days