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Santarém District

Welcome to Santarém District

Santarém: Santarém is the lively capital of the Lezíria do Tejo sub-region (Lisboa e Vale do Tejo region). Unlike the Alentejo, this district is formed by vast, green plains that stretch to the horizon, often flooded by the river Tagus. While horse and bull breeding are amongst some of the region’s most proud traditions, Santarém is particularly famous for its bullfights and annual National Agricultural Fair. The capital city of Santarém is home to a collection of interesting churches and to the popular Jardim das Portas do Sol – a garden encircled by the city’s medieval walls, affording magnificent views of the district’s plains and river. The quiet town of Golegã hosts a colourful annual horse fair, attracting large crowds of horse-lovers every November.

Top Tours & Activities in Santarém District

Private Tour To The Castles And Villages Of The Templar Knights In Portugal

On this private tour from Lisbon you will understand the importance of the knights templar in Portugal, and how they helped this country become independent, and later a world power! Visit two villages in one day (Tomar and Constância), also the Bode Dam castle, then take a short boat ride to the Almourol Castle, once a bastion of the knights templar.

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The Templars Tour

Join us in a historic tour alongside the path of the templar knights in Portugal!

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Fátima Private Tour

Fatima, the altar of the world!

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Full Day Ribatejo Tour From Lisbon – Traditions, Gastronomy, Wine And Horses

On this tour to Ribatejo, you will have the opportunity to taste the local gastronomy, have a wine tasting experience and get in touch with the most characteristic animals of the region, the Lusitano Horse, and the Falcons. It will be amazing! Book your tour now.

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Full-Day Excursion To The Sanctuary Of Fátima, Batalha, Nazaré & Óbidos

Start this tour in Lisbon and visit the Sanctuary of Fatima, the Church and Monastery of Batalha (entrance and guided tour included), have a free time in Nazaré (Site and sanctuary, with panoramic view of the village and lighthouse), and a free time in the beautiful medieval village of Óbidos.

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Fátima, Nazaré, Óbidos, Batalha & Alcobaça Tour – Full Day With Lunch

Get to know some of the architectural wonders of Portugal on this full day tour. We start the day with a visit to the medieval village of Óbidos, surrounded by 14th century walls. In Alcobaça, visit the Church of the Monastery (UNESCO World Heritage) where you can admire the famous tombs of Pedro and Inês de Castro.

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5H30 Tour In Fátima From Lisbon – Afternoon Tour

Have you ever heard about the Three little Shepherds of Fatima? Do you want to know more about the history and secrets of the Apparitions of Fatima? In this tour, you will discover everything about the Shrine of Fatima.

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Small-Group Tour To Fátima, Alcobaça, Nazaré And Óbidos

Immerse yourself in the history of Portugal, explore the Sanctuary, chapels, monasteries, tombs of the Portuguese royal house, village of kings and queens, fishing village, beaches and much more.

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Language
Portuguese
Currency
Euro
Time Zone
GMT
Country Phone Code
+351
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