ARCH ON TOUR 02_LISSABON - SETÚBAL - ÉVORA

June 10-14, 2015

 

Concept and moderation: Marion Kuzmany; in cooperation with Nuno Pires Figueiras / tura

Guided tours: Nuno Pires Figueiras; as well as architects and experts in numerous buildings on site

Tour operator: Mondial GmbH & Co. KG

The summer round trip from Lisbon, to the Setúbal peninsula and inland to Évora gives an insight into the contemporary architectural events of southern Portugal, while strolling through the radiant capital on the Atlantic also shows classic highlights as well as extremely skilful interventions in the historical inventory. Hotels and restaurants with beautiful interiors, fine food and a wine tasting at the end allow you to experience the country from its pleasurable side.

PROGRAM / as of June 7th, 2015 / subject to change

 

Wednesday, June 10th 2015 / departure from Vienna - LISBON

Meet at Vienna Airport, at the gate

14:05 departure from Vienna - 16:40 arrival in Lisbon (TP1271 10JUN VIELIS 1405 1640)

Bus transfer, check-in at Hotel Tivoli Lisboa ***** / Pardal Monteiro

Siesta, pool, etc.

Cocktail on the roof terrace, meeting with Nuno Pires Figueiras / tura

Walk to the restaurant

Dinner in the restaurant "Estrela da Bica"

1st night in Lisbon - Hotel Tivoli

Thursday, June 11th 2015 / LISBON - city walk

CITY WALK with Nuno Pires Figueiras / tura:

Praça do Comercio

Ribeira das Naus / Global Arquitectura Paisagista, PROAP, Miguel Chalbert, Pedro Cortez, 2009

Museu do dinheiro / Gonçalo Byrne, João Pedro Falcão de Campos Arquitecto

Percurso pedonal assistido da Baixa ao Castelo de São Jorge (elevator to the castle) / Falcão de Campos, 2013

lunch at "Zé dos Cornos"

Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian / Ruy Jervis d'Athouguia, Pedro Cid & Alberto Pessoa, 1969

Thalia Theater / Gonçalo Byrne, Barbas Lopes Arquitectos, 2008 (guided tour architects)

back to the hotel, siesta

Walk to the restaurant

Dinner in the Taberna Moderna

2nd night in Lisbon - Hotel Tivoli

 

Friday, June 12th 2015 / Lisbon - SETÚBAL - Évora

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Bus ride to Cabo Espichel (approx. 1 hour)

Santuário da Nossa Senhora do Cabo , Cabo Espichel / João Antunes, 1701

Drive to Setúbal (approx. 1 hour) via Parque natural da Arrábida

(depending on the time: Convento da Arrábida (from outside), Parque natural da Arrábida , 16th century)

Escola Lima de Freitas em Setúbal / Arquitectos Ricardo Carvalho e Joana Vilhena, 2012

Lunch at “O Miguel”

Drive to Alcacér do Sal (1 hour)

Alcacér do Sal Residences (Lar de Idosos) / Arquitectos Aires Mateus, 2010

Drive to Évora (1h 45 min)

check-in Hotel M´AR De AR Aqueduto *****, Évora

Pool, bar, etc, ....

free evening in Evora, individual dinner in town (suggestions available) or in the hotel, ...

3rd night in Évora - Hotel M´AR De AR Aqueduto

 

Saturday, June 13th, 2015 / ÉVORA - Lisbon

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Visits to Évora:

Art & Architecture Faculty: Fábrica doe Leoes - Universidade de Èvora / Arquitecta Inês Lobo, 2009

Centro Histórico de Évora: Colégio do Espírito Santo em Évora

Lunch at the “Café Alentejo”

bus

Quinta da Malagueira em Évora / Álvaro Siza, 1973

Logowines Winery , Herdade da Pimenta, S. Miguel de Machede, Évora / PMC Arquitectos, 2009 (wine tasting)

Drive to Lisbon (approx. 2 hours)

check-in Hotel Tivoli

free evening in Lisbon, individual dinner, “Festas dos Santos Populares”

4th night in Lisbon - Hotel Tivoli

 

Sunday, June 14th 2015 / LISBON - flight back to Vienna

check-out, bus

MUDE Museu do Design e da Moda / Arquitectos Ricardo Carvalho e Joana Vilhena, 2009

Lunch, snack, ... individually near the museum

Bus transfer to the airport

Departure from Lisbon - 19:00 arrival in Vienna (TP1274 14JUN LISVIE 1440 1900)

Excursion including scheduled direct flights with TAP, 4 nights with breakfast in selected 5-star hotels in the best central location, airport transfers and bus trips, approx. 5 meals in special restaurants, some with drinks, 1 wine tasting, admissions, public transport. Transport, city tour in Lisbon, expert tours by local architects and expert travel moderation by DI Marion Kuzmany and Nuno Pires Figueiras

Photos:  Archive ARCH ON TOUR