Which are the advantages of travelling with Lux Invicta Portugal?
We are an Incoming Portuguese Tour Operator specialized in charming Tours and unique experiences. We have our offices in the heart of Portugal, Alcobaça and in Montijo - Lisbon. Our team is made up of highly qualified and experienced people with years in the tourism industry, who are able to organize unforgetable trips. We operate all around Portugal, from the mountains of the north to the blue ocean beaches of the South, creating high standard tourism products, customized to every detail, handcrafted to satisfy every expectation and flexible to every need. Lux Invicta Portugal provides provides day tours and half-day tours to Lisbon, Sintra, Evora, and other historical sites, as well as tour packages including hotels, tour guides, meals, transportation, etc. At last we also organize historical events. We are professionals, but we are looking forward to be your friends as well. Choose Lux Invicta in Portugal, if you are looking to:
To get high quality and entertaining tours at very competitive prices.
To book directly with a local Tour Operator avoiding intermediaries and comissions.
To pay 100% directly to our tour guides, when taking a day tour with us, in cash or credit card.
To travel in modern cars and buses.
To be welcomed by a local friend.
To be guided by experienced and friendly licensed guides.
To avoid queues and lines to enter monuments.
To travel with an official Tour Operator (Turismo de Portugal, I.P.: RNAVT 4218/2013 and Tourist Activities Permit 9/2010

Do you operate regular tours? 
All our tours are on request. We guarantee all our tours at any day of the week, however a booking is necessary. Having tours on request helps the company to survive longer and cut unnecessary costs.

How can I pay your tours? 
For Day Tours, you have two options:
.1. Pay directly at our website using paypal.
.2. Pay to our tour guide at the end of the tour. You may pay in cash or credit card. Just tell us what you would like to do, so we can have our credit card mobile terminal with us.

For Tour Packages, you have the following options:
Bank Wire Transfer » Necessary to send bank receipt
Credit Card » Our agency accepts a wide range of credit cards. The payments are processed in cooperation with VISA UNICRE. VISA UNICRE is a Secure Electronic Transaction Company operating in Portugal for decades:
This system is safe, reliable and easy. We will NOT have access to your credit card details.

What is INCLUDED and NOT INCLUDED in your Day Tours?
 Transportation by new spacious air-conditioned van
 Private Professional Tour Guide
 Skip the Line / Fast Track Entry 
 Languages: Português, English, Français, Castellano, Deutsch
 Road Tolls
 Parking Fees
 Personalized pick-up and drop-off (Hotel / Address / Apartment / Airport / Cruise Terminal)
 Free time to explore at each stop
 Free tour for children up to 3 years old
 50% off for children between 4 and 10 years old

Not included:
 Monuments Admission Tickets

What does Skip the Line / Fast Track Entry mean?
When arriving to a monument our tour guide will have priority to buy the ticket.
The tour guide will skip the line, and take with him one customer who is going to pay for the tickets.
This is a normal procedure in most countries in Europe when you're accompanied by a licensed tour guide.

However, please mind the following situation:
There are 3 big groups in front of us. Each of these groups will have their own tour guide. Which means that we'll have to wait for these tour guides to buy their tickets first. 
Please also understand our part when we may find difficulties on very busy days.

What is the meeting point? Can you pick us up at the hotel?
For your convenience, our guide will pick you up directly at your Hotel / Apartment / Airport / Cruise Terminal.
For tours from Cascais and Estoril is added a value 10 euros per person.
NOTE: In some situations, our car may not fit in the street your apartment is located. In those situations, we'll negotiate a meeting point as convenient as possible to both sides.

What time do you start your tours?
Departure: 08:30am
Arrival: 6:30 - 7:30 pm

Are there special prices for children?
LUX INVICTA's tours are free for children up to 3 years of age and have 50 % discount for children between 4 and 10 years. Children up to 12 years and shorter than 135 cm (4'5''), will be secured with safety restraint seats in accordance with Portuguese Law No 72/2013 of September 3rd.

I'm travelling alone. Can I join the tour with other passengers?
Yes, you can. In this situation we will inform the other passengers if they don't mind having another passenger. If they don't, then you can join the tour. And overall prices will be reduced according to the amount of passengers.

How do I know when will the next tour happen?
We are currently working on a APP, which will show you a calendar on our website. You will just have to check the calendar and check if there is any tour you would like to join. For now, please ask us directly for available tours.

What is the minimum number of passengers to have a tour?
The minimum number of passengers is two persons. To check the prices, navigate to the bottom of the page. You will see the tour prices according to each situation.

Who are your guides?
They are the foundation of our success. Our selection is based on their experience and knowledge of the history of Portugal and its heritage. All our guides are graduated in Tourism, or History of Portugal, or Architecture.
They are charming people who know how to give a warm welcoming and are fully committed to making every trip a pleasant, fun and extremely rewarding experience. They are familiar with the places we visit and want to share their knowledge with each member of the group on the trip.

What languages do your tour guides speak?
Our team of tour guides can offer a quite extensive list of different languagues:
German (under request)
Chinese (under request)
Arabian (under request)
Flemish (under request)
Russian (under request)

What are Private Tours?
Private Tours are thematic trips with an opportunity to experience the Portuguese culture and landscapes. These trips enable you to discover new places, people and traditions, with all the comfort and security. These trips include:

- Welcome at the airport and transfer to the hotel.
- Visits to the most authentic and fascinating places in Portugal.
- Eating at typical and traditional restaurants.
- Travelling in environmental friendly vehicles. 
- Accommodation in the most charming hotels and pousadas of Portugal.

During our trips in Portugal there are fun, educational and cultural related activities: trekking, boat trips, wine tasting, visits to vineyards, museums and monuments. Our goal is to provide you with all the necessary conditions that enables you to enjoy the best and most authentic experiences that each region of Portugal has to offer. These tours are private and can be tailored to your specific needs, including the duration (number of days and nights), accommodation, transportation and meals. Our tours will offer you enriching moments and memories worth sharing with your family and friends.

What kind of customers do work with?
Our clients are tourists who prefer quality and charming places that are integrated into the local culture and environment. They are people who don't like mass tourism and they want to take tha maximum of their holidays. Our tours and programs are designed for people who want an unforgettable experience discovering Portugal, a lovely country with a great tradition of hospitality.

What are the advantages of these Tours?
We live and work in Portugal. Based on our experience and knowledge of the field, we put together programs that will make your life easier, allowing you to save on research time, money and patience. To reassure you, we sell the most educational and enjoyable tours, we are constantly performing a systematic survey of the available touristic offers using check-lists and evaluation charts. We select our partners based on their value of service, excellence and their ability to provide a unique experience while making contact with local culture and nature. We take care of the planning, organisation and logistics of all our trips and try to solve every problem that may arise. We maximize your opportunity to enjoy an unforgettable journey and minimize the risk of frustration. Our mission is to make your experience as enjoyable and rewarding as possible.

Can I adjust or tailor a 'Private Tour' in Portugal?
These tours are private. They can be adapted and tailored according to your needs and expectations. The possible changes could include adjustments to the number of days or different accommodation. If it is your wish, we can even put together an entire program based on your budget and specifications for the trip.

Where are we staying during our trip?
We only choose the best accommodation in Portugal for our tours. Preferably charming hotels surrounded by fascinating landscape. This enables you to experience the traditions and daily routine of local people in a very special way. We always try to give a sense of the well known Portuguese hospitality. We offer:

- Flexibility from 3 star simple and clean hotels to 5 stars excellence and luxurious hotels
- City contemporary design hotels
- Old noble Palaces renovated to Hotels
- Medieval Castles renovated to Hotels
- Simple and comfortable hotels
- Luxurious and Unique hotels
- Countryside Houses surrounded by a plains and lakes
Moutain cottages surrounded by magical forests

We have privileged partnerships with some of the major hotel groups in Portugal, such as THEMA Group, BLUE & GREEN Group, ALTIS Group, VILA GALE Group, EVIDENCIA Group, FENIX Group, POUSADAS DE PORTUGAL, PESTANA Group, etc. All of them have a certified quality label and are symbols of authenticity.

Which kind of vehicles are we travelling in?
Our fleet is made up of modern, comfortable and economical vehicles that meets the needs of all the required standards. Safety, comfortable and environmental friendly vehicles are our priority. Check here http://www.luxinvicta.pt/conte.php?n=3

What should I wear in your tours?
Clothing and footwear should be as comfortable as possible. Don’t forget to include some sort of protection for the rain. For trips from January to March, bring clothing and footwear suitable for cold weather (10 º C). When travelling from April to October prepare for warmer weather but make sure to bring a cosy sweater just in case. For more information about the climate in Portugal, please see www.meteo.pt

How can I get more information and book a Tour?
The easiest and quickest way is via email or telephone. Our contacts are:

LUX INVICTA – Turismo, Cultura e Património, Lda
Rua Cmdt. Carlos Leão da Silva BL4 R/c Lj E
2460-014 Alcobaça

+351 262 588 269
+351 966 938 401
+351 963 809 988

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