"A day trip to Valencia de Alcántara"
with your exclusive local guide Sara
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100% private experience - You and your friends only
A city that used to be glorious and splendid, Valencia de Alcántara is located in Spain near the border with Portugal. Its rich past can be admired in this city where the time seems to have stopped and where the nostalgia for a golden past is perfectly married with the modern desire of renovation and self-reinvent. And you can experience it, alongside your local guide while visiting the many old sites that now host modern small shops. Delve into Valencia de Alcántara and take home not only memories but also a true local experience which will be an eternal source of inspiration.
In the first part of the tour, we will focus on the landmarks of Valencia de Alcántara. We will pass by the Church of La Encarnación, stop by some local products shops, walk across the gothic neighborhood. We will also admire the Roman bridge, the Rocamador Church and the Castle.
It is time for a break now, an enjoyable moment when your guide will take you to the best spots in town to try local beers, eat tapas, and have an ice cream.
Then we will go to the neighboring San Vicente de Alcántara (10 minutes away by car), and visit a unique museum about the cork. You will learn plenty of things about the cork itself, as well as cork-related processes.
Return to the starting point
Not being in a rush. Leaving space for the unexpected. Enjoy the local vibe and create unforgettable memories.
This is what our experiences are really all about. So start your own Live Story, and let the magic happen!
Hi, I'm Sara! I was born in Olivenza, a place that used to be Portuguese but is now Spanish. As they say here, I am a daughter of Spain and a granddau...ghter of Portugal; that's how I feel. I studied philosophy and archaeology. These are not only my passions, but also what the neighbouring provinces of Extremadura and Alentejo and their inhabitants radiate and share with their visitors. I also love to travel, and the best way to do so is to visit my friends all over the world, so that they can show me their REAL country. I believe this is the only way to get to know a place, and that is the person I would like to be for you! I am outgoing, full of energy and definitely a fan of history, mythology and legends. If you add to this a good little drink at the end of the experience, you will remember this moment forever.
Sara will be waiting for you at Plaza de la Constitución
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