Discovering Sagres Tour

Discovering Sagres Tour - Full

Did you know Sagres means "sacred"? Did you know it were the ancient Greeks who invented the name "Sagres"! It was here that the famous Infante D. Henrique built his fortress, giving shelter and protection to the 1st settlement of Sagres. It was here that he organized the first voyages of Portuguese overseas discoveries. However, Sagres has a much older history and a more recent one! Come to this activity and find out about geological landscapes and nature of the region, meeting the people who live their lives in the seas!

  • Schedule: Sunday 2nd of October 2022 from 09:00 am until 12:00 pm
  • Theme(s): Archeology, History and Geology, Walks
  • Type(s): Field trip
  • Location: Outdoor activity
  • Nr of participants: Max. 24 (minimum age 8 years old)
  • Language: Portuguese
  • Target Audience: All audiences
  • Registration: Activity with online registration
  • Recommendations:

    Distance: 7,5 km
    Duration: 2h30
    Difficulty: medium to easy (considering distance)
    Material: Bring hiking shoes, hat, sunscreen and water  
    Guide: Ricardo Soares (archaeologist of Vila do Bispo Municipality)

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  • Meeting point:
    Sagres Tourism Office
    Lat: 37.007500 / Lon: -8.940697