Explore the historic charm and natural beauty of Portugal on this day trip from Lisbon. You'll have time to relax at the beach, stroll a traditional castle, and taste authentic wines on this Arrabida and Sesimbra tour.
Leave Lisbon with your friendly local guide and cross the Tagus River on the Vasco da Gama Bridge, the longest bridge in Europe, spanning nearly 11 miles. Your first stop is Palmela, where you can ascend the Palmela Castle Tower and enjoy picturesque views of the Portuguese countryside. You will then visit a beautiful family-owned wine farm in the heart of Arrabida park, where you will get to taste four different local wines. Enjoy the scenic mountain views as you travel through the Arrabida Natural Park on your way to Sesimbra, a quaint fishing village known for fresh seafood and immaculate beaches. You will have free time for lunch and to relax, enjoy the scenery of the Atlantic, and even go for a swim, if weather permits.
More wine waits for you at another village: Azeitao. Here, you'll get to try two types of wine, muscatel and red wine, as you take a tour of an old wine cellar. Before returning to Lisbon, head to the statue at Cristo Rel for panoramic vistas of Lisbon to top off this wonderful day trip filled with beaches, culture, and a little wine for good measure.