Porto and Sintra

This tour which will take you through two fantastic sites.

Sintra, the lush town and a hill, chosen by the Portuguese kings to spend their summer holiday, and a second residence for many well-known writers. This town is a fairy tale, especially because of the romantic Pena Palace and the mysterious Regaleira park and palace.

Porto, a World Heritage Site, located beside the Douro River has an incredible history. We will get to know Port wine, and understand why we say "the older, the better!" We will take a look at the history of the town, the architecture, the view of the Douro Valley, and even some of the traditional boats that carried the wine.

All of these fantastic details will be revealed to you, using a PowerPoint with unique drone made videos and memorable pictures all commented live, in the comfort of your home. This trip will be presented in French Simultaneou

With the financial participation of the Government of Quebec as part of the Québec ami des aînés program
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GLORIA RIBEIRO
“There’s nothing that makes me happier than to show you my country, its monuments, its history…all through my eyes, the eyes of a Portuguese born and raised here.” So says Glória, our young guide who, having been licensed as a tour leader since 2004, still loves her job. Her passion and pride infuse her narration, and inform her unique usage of drone video footage to illustrate the beauty of the country she so loves.
  • EVENT CODE: TRIP-282 NEW!
  • EVENT TYPE: Events and Lectures
  • DATE: March 15
  • TIME: 4:00 PM - 5:15 PM
  • LOCATION: ONLINE, Montreal, Quebec
  • LANGUAGE: Bilingual
  • WHEELCHAIR ACCESS: Yes
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March 15

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