Alcácer do Sal

A circuit to perform along the banks of the Sado river, one of the most beautiful natural regions of Portugal, where you can enjoy nature and the landscape of its Natural Reserve, but also know their history, their heritage, their culture, their food and its people.

Alcacer do SalThe history associated with the Carrasqueira stilts port, the typical thatched cottages in the region, the saltpans of Batalha, the Archaeological Crypt (Castle) of Alcacer do Sal, are some of the most interesting content that this visit, that will lead us through the historical, cultural and natural heritage of this whole region inserted in the Natural Reserve of the Sado Estuary, and strongly marked by the constant presence of the Sado river.

Meeting-places 

  • Casa da Baía (Av. Luísa Todi, nº 468)
  • Posto de Turismo de Alcácer do Sal
  • Hotéis de Setúbal, Pousada de Alcácer do Sal

Course

From Setúbal and Alcácer do Sal to Comporta e Carrasqueira,  through a region with a strong predominance of agricultural and forestry activities, passing in places like the wooden fishing port of Carrasqueira, stopping for a coffee in Comporta (typical village), saltpans of Batalha (with possible bird watching), along which one can finds the perfect balance of activities with nature conservation.

Most interesting points

Fishing harbor of Carrasqueira (photographes), Comporta beach, Batalha saltpans (birdwatching).

Duration 4h00
Minimum persons 4
Maximum persons 8
Price for adults 30 €
Price for children (3/12 years) 15 €
 Exclusivity price

Arrábida – Azeitão

A program in one of the most beautiful regions in Portugal where you can combine the nature and landscape of the Natural Park of Arrábida, with the history of the region and one of its most important traditional activities, the production of wines.

Come and visit, with us, the Arrábida Natural Park, and marvel yourself with the wonderful scenery that you can watch through a scenic route in the top of the hill, complemented with a visit to the Caves of Azeitão with proof of regional wines.

Meeting-places: Casa da Baía (Av. Luísa Todi, nº 468) and Hotéis de Setúbal

Course: From Setúbal, scenic road to the Natural Park Arrábida, Azeitão and Palmela in order to meet some of the most relevant aspects of its natural and cultural heritage.

Most interesting points

Scenic route, belveders, monastery of Franciscan monks, the “Alto do Jaspe” (general view over the Atlantic coast), Azeitão (caves), Palmela (mourish castle), Setúbal.

Duration 3h30
Minimum persons 2
Maximum persons 8
Price for adults 25 €
Price for children (3/12 years) 15 €
 Exclusivity price

Arrábida – Lagoa de Albufeira

The Natural Park of Arrábida, the fishing village of Sesimbra and the Lagoa de Albufeira are the main places to visit, where there are many reasons of interest, first the food and wine, but also nature and natural history (dinosaur footprints).

Panoramic and photographic tour in Arrábida, one of the most beautiful natural places of Portugal, where the dazzle of its landscapes, and fragrant odor of its vegetation, are moments of magic that may be difficult to forget. The built heritage, as well as the gastronomy and wines, are also reasons for the increased interest in this region.

Meeting-places

  • Pick up Hotel
  • Casa da Baía (Av. Luísa Todi nº 468)
  • Estação Fertagus Setúbal (9h 41m)

Course

From Setúbal, panoramic road to the Natural Park Arrábida, Azeitão and Sesimbra in order to meet some of the most relevant aspects of its natural and cultural heritage.

Most interesting points 

Belveders, monastery of Franciscan monks, the “Alto do Jaspe” (general view over the Atlantic coast), Azeitão (caves with wine tasting), Avelino stone quarry (dinosaur footprints) and Lagoa Pequena (birdwatching); return to Setúbal.

Arrival at Setúbal – 18h00m

Program available all the year (Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday)

Free lunch in Sesimbra, prices do not include meal.

Duration 9h00
Minimum persons 4
Maximum persons 8
Price for adults 50 €
Price for children (3/12 years) 25 €
 Exclusivity price  upon request