Jeronimos Monastery Ticket & In-app Audio Tour: Glorious History of Portugal

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Audio tour and entrance ticket
Audio tour in English
Route length: 3 km
Duration 1h 30m - 2h 30m
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After purchase, you will receive the link to download the app to take this tour
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  • Get to know famous Jeronimos Monastery with your private slef-guided audio tour
  • Learn vicious gossips about King John I of Portugal
  • Visit tomb of Vasco da Gama and Luís de Camões
  • Experience the place where the modest of monks used to live
  • See a breathtaking example of the signature Manueline style of Portuguese architecture
This tour will introduce you to Portuguese history's most notable and wealthy ages. It is well-suited for first-timers in Lisbon. Jerónimos Monastery is a luxurious and wealthy monastery built on tax money from the Indian trade. Here lived poor monks who sin-washed sailors coming abroad. This is a self-guided audio tour. All addresses, maps, and pastry recommendations are provided carefully. The tour is well-suited for first-timers in Lisbon and Portugal. This tour will start in front of the church with a discussion of its history. Afterward, you will puzzle out the crowded biblical figures portal and continue to the monastery. Inside, the tour is divided into the monastery and church stories. Why did monastic orders have power in Portugal's kingdom? How come Jeronimos monks took this place? The main topics inside the monastery are Manueline architecture, notable Portuguese personalities buried here, and the royal family's history. You will see marvelous stone carvings, monuments to prominent writers, and extraordinary designs distinctive to very few buildings worldwide. After the monastery, the app will guide you to the church to see an enormous and graceful structure that hides the tombs of Vasca da Gama, King Manuel I, and others. Experience the history!

What's included

  • E-ticket to the Jerónimos Monastery
  • Recommendation where to find best monastery pastry
  • Detailed route from stop to stop with turn to turn hints on your smartphone
  • Self-guided audio tour for your smartphone on the WeGoTrip app
  • Earphones and smartphone are not included – bring your own
  • In-person tour guide
    • There is no water supply on the territory of the monastery
    • The tour is available only on the WeGoTrip app. This is a different app from the source or app you booked the tour if it's not WeGoTrip site or app
    • To ensure the quality of the download, please remember to do so before your visit
    • Please note that there is no staff at the meeting point or staff on site for this tour. You can start the tour at any time from the meeting point
    • An Android version 7.1+ or an iOS smartphone version 12+ is required for the audio guide. You will need around 100 MB of free space for the download
    • Pets are not allowed
    • It is strictly forbidden to eat and smoke inside the monastery
    • Please note: The date on the ticket will the issue date, not the visit date
    • Children under 13 can enter for free
    • Free admission on Sundays and holidays for residents in Portugal
    • **IMPORTANT: The date on the ticket is the date of issue, not the visit dates. Your ticket is valid for the date you booked.**
    • Show your smartphone ticket at the entrance
    • There is not need to go to the Museum of Archeology in the building adjacent to Jerónimos to get the tickets, with your e-ticket, you can go directly to the entrance of the Monastery
    • Please note the ticket does not include a priority access

Places you will visit

Jerónimos Monastery (Mosteiro Jerónimos)
Mosteiro Jerónimos
Monasterio de los Jerónimos de Belém
Португалия, Lisboa
Download the app and the digital audio tour on your smartphone before the visit. You will find recommendations on how to get to the staring point in the first step of the tour. If you have any questions or need any assistance, please email us at support@wegotrip.com.
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