On holiday on the Portuguese Silver Coast or in central Portugal? Have you always been attracted by Portugal's cultural-historical heritage and lively atmosphere? Do you want to discover more in and about the region of the Silver Coast and central Portugal? Are you and your partner, your friend(s) or family looking for a good guide to see the highlights in a budget-friendly way without being absorbed by the mass of bus tourism? Then one or more guided excursions or day trips together with Jinah Trans are without a doubt just what you are looking for!
Experience the beauty and diversity of Portugal during our special day trips with private guide! Discover with our experienced, English-speaking guide what the Portuguese Silver Coast and the centre of Portugal have to offer: picturesque villages, cultural and historic sights, good food, delicious wines and, of course, the beautiful coast and its sandy beaches. So, if you are here on holiday, why not take the opportunity with your party (up to 6 people) and enjoy a special and different-than-usual sightseeing tour!
Our day trips and private tours take you to the most beautiful spots of the Portuguese Silver Coast region and central Portugal. Any day trip or half day trip is the perfect opportunity to see the "real" Portugal and experience the Portuguese culture and traditions.
Whether you are on holiday with your partner, boyfriend or girlfriend, a group of friends or with your family, during our day trips you not only enjoy all the beauty, but also (sometimes funny) stories and other fascinating information. Our English-speaking guide will tell you everything you want to know and more. Are there children in your group? We also take that into account, so that the sightseeing tour in Portugal is also interesting and pleasant for them. A real treat for the whole family.
Below you will find an overview of all the guided excursions that Jinah Trans offers for groups of 1 to 6 people.
Day trip to Lisbon: Full day sightseeing tour in the capital of Portugal! Put on your sturdy walking shoes and enjoy, together with your private guide, this fascinating and vibrant city full of UNESCO World Heritage buildings during this informative city trip. Find out more about the day trip to Lisbon.
Day trip to Sintra: On this guided day trip you enter a magical world. Be enchanted by the various fairy-tale castles and colourful palaces surrounded by beautiful nature and wonderful stories. Find out more about the day trip to Sintra.
Discover the Silver Coast of Portugal excursion: This full day excursion is designed to discover the wider area around São Martinho do Porto, so that you get to know the region better. Beautiful views, a medieval town, the largest church in Portugal (and a UNESCO World Heritage Site), the mecca of the surfing world and a Madonna statue with legend? Everything you shouldn't miss during your holiday on the Silver Coast! Find out more about the excursion through the Silver Coast region.
Excursion to Óbidos and the Buddha Eden Garden: On this special private tour you will visit the walled town of Óbidos with its cobbled streets, antique azulejos (ceramic tiles) and sturdy castle that has now become an impressive hotel. The place where the annual medieval festival takes place in the summer. In the afternoon, we head to the mystical gardens of Buddha Eden near Bombarral where you can enjoy the beautiful statues and much more in peace and quiet! Find out more about the excursion to Óbidos and the Buddha Eden garden.
Day tour to Tomar, Fátima and the Mira caves: In Tomar you simply have to see the Convento do Cristo, the former headquarters of the Knights Templar. Fátima is world famous for the apparitions of the Virgin Mary. The immense square between the original basilica and the modern cathedral is impressive in itself. The Mira caves are the largest caves in Portugal and form a veritable underground cathedral. Find out more about the day tour to Tomar, Fátima and the Mira caves.
Day trip to Sítio (Nazaré), Alcobaça and Batalha: This guided day trip pays homage to the most famous, beautiful churches and monasteries in the region. There are amusing (and even morbid) stories associated with each sight, which our guide will tell you with great bravura. Find out more about the excursion to Sítio, Alcobaça and Batalha.
Excursion to the Market of Malveira and the Palace of Mafra: This full-day excursion is only possible on Thursdays… because the open-air market in Malveira takes place on this day. People from all over the region come here to buy almost everything they need: fruits, vegetables and other food, clothing, furniture and so much more! So, bring a large shopping bag! In the afternoon, you will visit the palace / monastery of Mafra, one of the largest royal palaces where you can spend hours. The highlight is the library with up to 30,000 rare books that are well preserved with the help of the bats. Find out more about the excursion to Malveira Market and Mafra Palace.
Day trip to the Roman ruins and Coimbra: The Roman ruins of Conímbriga are located about 100 km north of São Martinho do Porto. The drive is definitely worth it, as our guide will bring the aristocratic dwellings, the public baths, the forum back to life in this large Roman settlement while you enjoy the many beautiful mosaic floors. The location of the ruins is perfect to combine with a visit to the old and still lively university city of Coimbra with its world famous Joanina library. Bet Harry Potter is out there somewhere? Find out more about the excursion to the Roman ruins of Conimbraga and the city of Coimbra.
Would you like to visit another place of interest? Would you like a customised private tour? We will be happy to put together a guided day trip for you! Please contact us, state your wishes and we will be happy to help you!
In the Silver Coast region there are numerous possibilities to be active both outdoors and indoors - in case the weather is less good.
Some examples: bowling in Caldas da Rainha, Dinopark in Lourinhã, Norpark water park Nazaré, water park Peniche, Parque dos Monges, medieval festival Óbidos (in summer), surfing, sailing, paddle boarding (e.g. on the lagoon of Óbidos or in the bay of São Martinho do Porto), go-karting, oceanarium and the zoo in Lisbon ...
Looking for transportation to take you there and/or pick you up?
Contact us for a transfer to/from the activity of your choice!
Our English-speaking guide will take you to past times, keep you fascinated in the present and happily accompany you with a lot of joy (and expertise, of course).
The day tours, mini-trips and special multiple-day tours of Jinah Trans are popular. So, book well in advance to avoid disappointment!