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Turaventur Day Tours

Quinta do Serrado | Sr dos Aflitos, Evora 7000-173, Portugal
+351 266 743 134
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Great walks problematic support

Two of us recently did a week self guided walking tour with this organisation. The walks and... read more

Reviewed 4 May 2018
Gbg58
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Yarraville
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Over the Top!

We have been biking with friends in different countries for a number of years. Each trip has... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2017
jjj7777
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Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
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TurAventur organises nature, adventure and cultural activities. We have 21 years of experience.Tours combine adventure sports with the discovery of landscape, patrimony, gastronomy and culture of the Alentejo.The tours are run by passionate guides, which will make sure to have very happy clients.Each client is, for us, an individual. Our tours are easily adapted to different needs and we cater to make your day a very special one!We specialize in cycling tours, from half day to 7 days. You can choose to stay at our farm and cycle form there or to cycle form hotel to hotel. We also run the Évora Bike&Hike tour, canoeing tours and jeep tours. In Lisbon we organise walking, cycling and canoeing in the natural parks of Arrábida, Sintra and in the city.
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Quinta do Serrado | Sr dos Aflitos, Evora 7000-173, Portugal
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Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Two of us recently did a week self guided walking tour with this organisation. The walks and accommodation were great with good variety and interesting places. However the walking notes were inadequate and sometimes incorrect. They were no where near the standard we have experienced...More

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teresa v, Owner at Turaventur Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2018

Dear sir Thank you so much for your comment. I am very sorry for your bad experience. Our maps were all checked in March. They are the best available in the country (1:25000) and very detailed. But routes don't have a lot of distinctive landmarks...More

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Reviewed 1 November 2017

We have been biking with friends in different countries for a number of years. Each trip has offered something unique. Portugal offered an amazing look into the history and culture of Portugal through touring very small and medium sized towns and meeting families who owned...More

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teresa v, Proprietário at Turaventur Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi My Dear Lusitanians! I am so sorry I took so long to answer this lovely comment! It was really great fun to guide you and it would be great to have you again! I would tae a whistle this time though!:):) Hope to see...More

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Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed a wonderful 4.5 hour megaliths tour on bikes. Mario, our tour guide, also happened to be an archaeologist and gave us great background about the ruins. The ride itself was beautiful and we felt like we really got to see...More

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teresa v, Proprietário at Turaventur Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi! Thank you so much for your comment. MArio is still with us and I hope he will stay for many years! I am very glad you enjoyed his guiding!

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Reviewed 8 June 2017

Teresa is a local and knows how to immerse you into the land, culture and flavors of Portugal. Each day was filled with authentic moments of her region including a visit to her family farm. I would highly recommend anything she was leading.

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teresa v, Proprietário at Turaventur Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Kim such a lovey personal comment on me. Thank you so much, it brings happinness to my day to read this! Teresa

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Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Had a great walking week with Turaventur in April, 2017. With our guide we visited ancient stone circles, vineyards, old hilltowns and had local experiences that only a guide who lives in the area can provide. This is a jewel waiting to be discovered...so glad...More

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teresa v, Proprietário at Turaventur Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Karen thank you so much for putting a comment for us! I really appreciate it! See you next year again!

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Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

This was an excellent way to get a feel for two of Portugals most important industries. Joanna was friendly, knowledgeable, interesting, and fun to spend the day with. We were a group of four adults and four kids (7-13 yrs), and Joanne made the trip...More

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teresa v, Proprietário at Turaventur Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Colleen, This is one of my favorite trips. I am happy you liked it! I have few pictures of this trip. Would you send us some? Thank you! Teresa

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Reviewed 31 May 2017

Portugal was a wonderful experience, highlighted by the lovely farmhouse near Evora, where my wife and I stayed for 8 days. The biking was a bit more challenging than we thought it would be, as we are a bit older, and maybe not as fit...More

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teresa v, Proprietário at Turaventur Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi! Thank you so much for this nice and informative comment. Very helpful. Train is also an option. We send all these details before arrival anyway, so clients can organize according to their preferences. For a next visit you could consider an e-bike :) Keep...More

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Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

A very enjoyable holiday with very professional and pleasant local guides Teresa and Joanna who have a wonderful sense of humour. The walking distance was tailored to our group each day. A very authentic Portuguese experience of local food and countryside. I especially enjoyed staying...More

Thank Karam C
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Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Wonderful 8 day walking tour of rural and coastal southern Portugal. The local guides, Teresa and Joanna, taylored the walks to suit our abilities and interests. We visited Neolithic standing stones, mediaeval villages, a cork factory and an organic herb farm. We followed the trail...More

Thank Diana C
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Reviewed 24 May 2017

The idea of a walking tour in sunny, hilly Portugal was a bit daunting for me, but my companions thought it was a good idea so I stepped outside of my comfort zone and gave it a try. Now I am glad that I did....More

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