UNIQUE EXPERIENCE | VILA VIÇOSA OR ESTREMOZ | 3 HOURS
Shades of Marble Route
with Luís Martins
It’s in the “white gold world” of Alentejo, in Vila Viçosa and Borba territories, that we will enter: we’ll start with two quarries integrated in the national reserve of Rosa Portugal, extracting marble for over 50 years and at 110 meters depth. From extraction we follow the path of the big marble blocks into urban landscape transformed into small sidewalk stones or applied in diverse monuments.
Vila Viçosa or Estremoz.
From €30,00 per person; minimum of 2 people.
About 3 hours visit also includes visit to the renaissance village of Vila Viçosa or the walled city of Estremoz.
Available every day in Portuguese, English, Spanish (and French according to previous quote). Booking with minimum of 5 working days.
Shadows of Marble Route, entrance in all the places mentioned, security equipment, Heritage Interpreter accompaniment, Personal accidents insurance, VAT.
From €30,00 per person
Reservations are subject to availability and options validation.
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Luís Martins, born in Borba and a true lover of the marble industry. He grew up hearing about marble by his father's testimony. Today, he loves to receive people and transmit all his knowledge. In his spare time he will, on foot or by bicycle, discover new corners of the quarries yet to be visited. Whoever makes the Marble Shades Route with him, guarantees that he will repeat and pass the word ...