Unlock Mysteries with Monsanto's In-App Audio Tour

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Audio tour
Audio tour in English
Route length: 1.3km
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Duration 50m
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After purchase, you will receive the link to download the app to take this tour
Control your experience
With the in-app audio guide, you decide when to start, pause, and finish your tour
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Tour preview

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  • We will send the tour within 48 hours or refund your money
  • Unlock the past with a Self-Guided Audio Tour
  • Encounter the unique Clock Tower
  • Witness history at the Baluarte viewpoint
  • Trace the steps of Fernando Namora
  • Imagine medieval life at the Manor of Priors
Dive into centuries of history with this in-app audio tour designed for curious minds wanting to explore Monsanto's secret corners and monumental tales. Starting at the commanding Baluarte viewpoint with its silent cannons, the tour invites travelers on a narrative-rich journey through bygone eras up to the serene Chapel of the Holy Spirit, the tour's final destination. Guided purely by the sound of engaging stories, this adventure allows for a hands-free exploration of charming cobbled streets, stark granite houses, and historical sites that have witnessed centuries pass by. The route winds from the stronghold beginnings through the maze of narrow alleys edged by evidence of Jewish heritage, past the iconic Clock Tower with its silver rooster—a symbol of Monsanto's distinctive identity—and onward to the relics of religious minorities and the executioners' pasts. Along the way, captures of Romanic architecture, tales of knights, and hat-tips to the celebrated Portuguese writer Fernando Namora all punctuate the excursion. Ending at the threshold of the eastern town gate, travelers will have discovered the essence of Monsanto's strength and spirit, set amidst a backdrop of panoramic landscapes and accompanied by the harmonic chime of the town's water features. The whispers of history linger at every cobblestone, inviting a pause to appreciate the storied fortitude of this 'Most Portuguese Village in Portugal'.

What's included

  • Downloadable self-guided audio tour via the WeGoTrip app
  • Detailed route from stop to stop with live GPS map on your smartphone
  • Earphones are not included — please bring your own
  • Tickets to the attractions along the way are not included

Places you will visit

The route of the tour goes within circle
Tour Start - Baluarte
Capela do Espírito Santo and Eastern Town's Gate
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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