An elegant example of late Gothic architecture & design, discover why the Mosteiro dos Jerónimos has been a source of national pride in Portugal for over 500 years. Through 19 points of interest, this guided walk discusses history in detail, unique architecture of the monastery & provides biographies of all the important figures buried inside: explorer Vasco da Gama, poet laureate Luís de Camões, historian Alexandre Herculano & poet Fernando Pessoa.

Exclusive content: Detailed maps of the entire complex both past & present, a family tree of King Manuel I’s descendants with easy-to-understand explanations, a map of how Portugal discovered the spice trade routes & cut out the middleman, plus original artwork & research. As always, Endless Mile guides provide extensive background as well as information about current events for a more comprehensive visit.

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Category: Travel & Local
Requirements: 4.1 and up