Portugal

From Douro to Vinho Verde, Portugal has the ideal climate for growing delicious wine, not to mention its home grown Port. See it for yourself with a tasting tour of Portuguese wine varieties! Accompany your beverage samples with some delightful traditional Portuguese seafood dishes and you have the recipe for the holiday of a life time: delicious and fun all at the same time.

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$
56
51
/ Person
Albufeira, Faro District, Portugal
Duration:
7 H
 (2)
Enjoy a full day of discovering the hidden Algarve countryside in a 4 x 4 safari jeep tour with an experienced driver and guide. During your off road adventure you will discover orange ... moregroves and dense forests of cork oak, and other secret gems of the Algarve. Visit picturesque local villages where time stands still, visit a Moorish castle, enjoy a visit to a local river with a beautiful waterfall for a swim in crystal clear water. Enjoy lunch at a typical Portuguese restaurant in the countryside. Later stop at a small organic farm to taste the famous strong spirit also known as ‘firewater’, taste homemade local liquors and honey, learn the customs and traditions of local villages with a highly professional and friendly guide, who knows all about the local history, nature, and the local landscape. A truly fun and memorable experience for families, individuals and groups!

Highlights of this tour are beautiful landscapes, regional architecture and gastronomical tastes of Algarve. One of the can't-miss experiences of this tour is the gastronomical tasting of honey, as well as the visit of an old firewater distillery and tasting of Portugal's famous Medronho fruit brandy.

We are a dynamic and dedicated team specialized in jeep safari tours with an extensive knowledge of the region, its geography and the local traditions. Most of all, we never miss the best places of interest, the gastronomy, the fauna and flora. We have over 10 years of experience and we speak several languages.
$
101
25
/ Person
Faro, Faro District, Portugal
Duration:
4,5 H
 (2)
Mouth-watering delicacies! Petisco is a local word in the Algarve for 'tidbits', 'delicacies' or 'treats'. Thus, you know what to expect on our Petisco Food Tour: local delicacies ... moregalore! Dishes that you will be able to sample when you choose a Petisco Food Tour with us include scrumptious fried baby cuttlefish and melt in the mouth razorfish cakes (as you may already know, the Algarve is famous for its ancient seafood diet). Added to these will be some of the Algarve's finest wines. As if that was not enough, we throw in a craft beer tasting too, various cheeses, and traditional desserts. It is just impossible to resist so many different food delicacies!

To make your experience even more rich and memorable, we will show you several monuments as we stroll along the streets of Faro. Places that we visit on the tour include the Chapel of Bones (or Capela do Ossos in Portuguese) with more than 1,000 skeletons and the local cathedral Sé to enjoy the magnificent views of the city. You will also get to stroll around the Jardim Manuel Bívar, which is one of the most elegant and inspiring gardens in the Algarve.

Whether alone or with friends, this is a must-see and must-taste food tour!
$
56
51
/ Person
Albufeira, Faro District, Portugal
Duration:
5 H
 (1)
Enjoy a full afternoon discovering the stunning Algarve countryside in a 4 x 4 safari jeep tour with an experienced driver and guide. During your off road adventure you will discover ... moreorange groves and dense forests of cork oak, and other secret gems of the Algarve. Visit picturesque local villages where time stands still, visit a Moorish castle, enjoy a visit to a local river with a beautiful waterfall for a swim in crystal clear water. Enjoy dinner at a local Portuguese countryside restaurant in. Then stop at a small organic farm to taste the famous strong spirit also known as ‘firewater’, taste homemade local liquors and honey, learn the customs and traditions of local villages with a highly professional and friendly guide, who knows all about the local history, nature, and the local landscape. End your tour taking in a stunning sunset at one of the highest points in the area. A truly fun and memorable experience for families, individuals and groups!

Highlights of this tour are beautiful landscapes, regional architecture and gastronomical tastes of Algarve. One of the can't-miss experiences of this tour is the gastronomical tasting of honey, as well as the visit of an old firewater distillery and tasting of Portugal's famous Medronho fruit brandy including an explanation of the distilling process. 

We are a dynamic and dedicated team specialized in jeep safari tours with an extensive knowledge of the region, its geography and the local traditions. Most of all, we never miss the best places of interest, the gastronomy, the fauna and flora. We have over 10 years of experience and we speak several languages
$
102
43
/ Person
Olhão, Faro District, Portugal
Duration:
4,5 H
 (1)
Authenticity from land & sea! Take part in a fabulous food and wine tour, and steep yourself in local culture at the same time. Our Ria Food Tour comprises a visit to the historic ... morefishing village of Olhão in Algarve, Portugal. Here, you can learn about the amazing history of Olhão, how its people fought to turn it from a village into a town, and how the seamen´s hard work transformed Olhão into a major economic, social and urban center.

We will stroll through authentic Portuguese fish and fruit markets, meet and talk with local charismatic vendors, and sample the seasonal products. Indulge in the delectable local cuisine and wine along with authentic and innovative products from our Mediterranean diet in typical "tascas" and restaurants. As you might expect, there is so much delicious seafood awaiting you when you opt for this food tour, and it is also impossible not to be swept away by the sheer romance of the quaint winding streets and the pretty white buildings.

If you like, you can also take to the water for a boat tour. A boat tour option can be included in the Ria Food Tour in Olhão. Here, you will be able to experience some beautiful channel scenery and also make your way to the breathtakingly beautiful island of Culatra as well as exploring the lovely Formosa natural park. Make sure to keep your eyes peeled for whales, dolphins, sea birds and other local wildlife in this wonderfully picturesque spot.
$
93
01
/ Person
Silves, Faro District, Portugal
Duration:
4,5 H
 (1)
The Orange Kingdom! According to an ancient legend, the Algarve, once known the almond kingdom, became the orange kingdom, after a Nordic princess married a Moorish king. The Arade ... morefood tour will help unveil this and other legends of the former capital of the Algarve.

Discover the river that has fed both the land and its people throughout the ages. Taste the famous Algarvian oranges and the legendary almond flavours in many different ways. This region of Portugal is famed for its sumptuous cuisine, which features dishes such as yummy seafood (king code, baby cuttlefish and sea bass in garlic and lemon are key dishes here), cozido stew and delicious pastries. Add to that some local wine varietals and you have got the perfect recipe for the trip of a lifetime.

Our tour takes you all the way up to the iconic red castle where you can take in panoramic vistas of the city. Our engaging and expert local guides will let you in on all of the local secrets, as well as regaling you with ancient legends of beautiful princesses and Moorish kings. Come join us in this culinary experience!
$
104
79
/ Person
Faro, Faro District, Portugal
Duration:
4,5 H
 (1)
If you love seafood, then this is the perfect foodie tour for you. Faro, Portugal is renowned for its seafood, and as part of our Fisherman Food Tour, you will get to stroll through ... morea traditional historic market to see the freshly caught sardines, mackerel, tuna, octopus, to the seafood traditional Açorda, a local seafood delicacy you cannot miss out on. 

Discover the restaurants and taverns where locals usually go to eat and experience the best Algarvian dishes. Make sure you taste the well-known Dona Xica's "bifana", that has been feeding the fishermen for more than 20 years. Wash this all down with some delectable wine (from Portugal, of course) and this is a food tour that you will not forget in a hurry.

These tours take place in an area steeped in history, and our guides are expert at bringing to life the stories of that are associated with Faro's architecture. On this tour, we will take you away from the commercial tourist route and show you the places where locals eat, letting you in on a few of our precious local secrets along the way.
$
35
32
/ Person
Albufeira, Faro District, Portugal
Duration:
4 H
In the Algarve there is much more to discover than just the gorgeous beaches! Enjoy a half day off the beaten path 4 x 4 safari jeep tour around Albufeira and discover the Algarve's ... morestunning countryside with your experienced driver and guide. During your adventure off road you will drive along orange groves and dense forests of cork oak, and discover the secret gems of the Algarve. Visit picturesque local villages where time stands still, visit a Moorish castle, enjoy a waterfall and swim in a local river, stop at a small organic farm to taste the famous strong spirit also known as ‘firewater’, taste homemade local liquors and honey, learn the customs and traditions of local villages with a highly professional and friendly guide, who knows all about the local history, nature, and the local landscape. A truly fun and memorable experience for families, individuals and groups!

Highlights of this tour are beautiful landscapes, regional architecture and gastronomical tastes of Algarve. One of the can't-miss experiences of this tour is the gastronomical tasting of honey, as well as the visit of an old firewater distillery and tasting of Portugal's famous Medronho fruit brandy.

We are a dynamic and dedicated team specialized in jeep safari tours with an extensive knowledge of the region, its geography and the local traditions. Most of all, we never miss the best places of interest, the gastronomy, the fauna and flora. We have over 10 years of experience and we speak several languages.
$
116
56
/ Person
Porto, Porto District, Portugal
Duration:
10 H
 (3)
On this voyage, we'll go south of Porto to visit the Bairrada region, famous for its Roasted Suckling Pig, sweets and fine wines, like the Bairrada Sparkling Wine.... more

We'll start the day at Aveiro, Portugal's Venice, with its Moliceiros, the equivalent of the popular Venetian gondolas. These legendary sea vessels will take us across the Ria De Aveiro and drop us off at the Salinas. We will witness natural salt extraction - a 500-year-old art.

A visit to Costa Nova beach will give you a stunning ambience. Here, you will enjoy relaxing sea waves, warm, sandy beaches, and colourfully painted houses lined up close to the beach. A nice stroll around will get you ready for lunch.

It's time to taste the typical Bairrada delicacy - Bairrada Roasted Suckling Pig! For this, we will go to Mealhada, the Mecca of the suckling pig in Portugal. This is a unique opportunity to taste this dish at the most famous spot in the country, not to be missed.

Finally, we arrive to the Aliança Underground Museum, the home of local and foreign culture, where we will be treated to a taste of three (3) award-winning Sparkling Wines after a comprehensive visit to the exhibitions.

We then embark on our return trip to Porto. Are you ready for the trip? Book Now!
$
116
56
/ Person
Porto, Porto District, Portugal
Duration:
11 H
 (4)
Enjoy scenic, sweeping views and the remarkable beauty of the Douro region, a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 2001. On this tour, you will discover the vineyards where the grapes ... morefor Port wine are grown, the wineries that make it and of course taste the final product. But, as the Douro is more than Port, we'll take your taste buds on a culinary escapade with four gastronomic experiences and wine tastings, providing you with a full picture of the region.

Starting from the unconquered city of Porto we'll head East to the Douro. We will stop at Amarante and be treated to the famous architectural marvel that is the Saint Gonçalo's Church. We will then head to a Quinta (Wine Estate) near the village of Favaios. Surrounded by 1000 hectares of vines we'll get the chance to taste their renowned Moscatel wine.

Move on to the next stop: the historical Village of Pinhão. Here a Regional Lunch awaits us at a local restaurant, paired with Douro House Wine. You know what they say: if the Locals are here it must be good! After lunch, you'll have some free time to relax and have a look around the Village.

Then you'll be taken to one of the best viewpoints in the Douro Valley. This view has been considered one of the best views in the world by BBC, so you can´t miss it. Just next door we'll go into a family-run Estate where we'll taste the delicious Olive Oil they've been making for generations, but also some Douro DOC Wine.

Our last stop will be in Parada do Bispo, where we will finally savour Port Wine at a family-run Estate, after a visit to their production centre. We'll finish our tour of the world famous Douro region with a return to Porto.

Are you ready for the trip? Book now!
$
116
56
/ Person
Porto, Porto District, Portugal
Duration:
11 H
 (1)
On this tour, you'll explore the Minho Region where the celebrated Vinhos Verdes (Green Wines) are made. This region comprised of magnificent sanctuaries and royal palaces is also ... morerenowned for classic dishes and smoked sausages along with the exquisite Vinho Verde. Accompany us on this remarkable tour and be amazed by the greenest region in Portugal with two gastronomic experiences and three wine tastings.

We begin our tour in Porto and head north towards the Vinho Verde region. Our first stopover is in the city of Viana Do Castelo, where we visit the noble Sanctuary of Santa Luzia. It is also a prominent vantage point of the entire region where you view the Lima River, Valley, and the surrounding mountains.

Now we proceed to the northernmost town of Portugal - Melgaço - where the Vinho Verde Alvarinho has one of its best expressions. Here we tour a very famous Wine Estate and taste the nectar. On the way back we stop by a typical restaurant to enjoy the region’s delicacies on a Regional Lunch.

Our next stop is Monção, whose lands are known to produce Vinho Verde Alvarinho. Here we explore another Wine Estate and taste a variety of Vinho Verde Alvarinho. While in the area we also explore the magnificent Brejoeira Palace.

On our way back to Porto we stop by Ponte de Lima to taste local dishes paired with some fine Vinho Verde.

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$
116
56
/ Person
Porto, Porto District, Portugal
Duration:
11 H
In 1908, Dão became the first region to be demarcated as a region of table wine in Portugal. 100 years down the line, the wines produced in the Dão are actively competing ... morewith global wineries and are even comparable to those made in Burgundy. As a city that once was Portugal’s capital, Coimbra is known for its university which was founded in 1290 and considered a global heritage site by UNESCO. Perhaps you’ll love to come experience this glamorous place.

The first stop will be at a Wine Estate owned by the same family for at least four generations, localised in the Portuguese Wine Region Dão. Standing 430 m above sea level, overlooking the river that lends name to the region, this Quinta is located in the peculiar “terroir” of Oliveira de Barreiros village, from where we can see the rustic landscape of Serra da Estrela.You’ll definitely love the taste of Dão wine!

You then cruise down a road with vineyard on both side in direction of Nelas, where you'll have a regional lunch waiting.

It´s time to set off in the direction of Coimbra, the University City. You'll will visit the Royal Palace and the Universities, buildings considered World Heritage by UNESCO.

It might be time for a snack, so after a stroll on the downtown of Coimbra, you'll stop for some traditional pastry of Coimbra on one of the oldest and most well-known bakery of the city, which serves traditional quality products since 1955!

Then we return to Porto. Are you ready for the trip? Book now!
$
116
56
/ Person
Porto, Porto District, Portugal
Duration:
12 H
 (1)
Perhaps you’ll want to visit a historical winery and experience the processes of wine production by joining the harvest. That’s alright! A visit to the estate in the Douro ... moreDemarcated Region to see the process of creating wine is definitely worthwhile. You’ll love the experience and traditions around it not to mention the taste of the final blend. It’s fascinating!

The tour is set to begin in Porto, known as the unconquered city, where we'll set out from towards the east for the Douro.

We'll stop at an Estate in Favaios and start by visiting the gardens. Are you ready for the Moscatel wine tasting? Of course! You’ll love the concertina music as well. Later, we’ll cut the grapes in the vineyard and take them to the mill while enjoying traditional Douro songs.

While late morning comes, we’ll have a wine tasting and snacks assisted by the wine experts of the Estate. Later, a traditional Douro lunch follows. You’ll love the taste of Douro cuisine! After the lunch break, we’ll tread the grapes as we enjoy the music of traditional songs by groups from the Douro. The trip is then scheduled to close with a documented fortified wine tasting after which we shall return to Porto. It’s quite an interesting adventure!

Are you ready for the trip? Book now!
$
116
56
/ Person
Porto, Porto District, Portugal
Duration:
12 H
Discover with us the harvest of the fruit that produces olive oil. We will tour the olive estate in the center of the Douro Demarcated Region in Portugal and get an opportunity to ... moreclosely see the olive harvesting, partake in the harvesting process as you experience the local traditions and also taste the liquid gold - olive oil.

The tour commences in Porto as we head east towards the Douro region. The olive trees here create a beautiful landscape that has been awarded the World Heritage status by UNESCO. This Douro region consistently produces olive oils with a concentrated aroma.

On arriving at the Estate in Favaios, we visit the gardens and enjoy some Moscatel Wine as we head to the olive plantation for harvesting. Olive oil harvesting here is done using the traditional method known as “varejar” as the concertina is being played in the background.

Afterwards, there is olive oil tasting paired with a traditional Douro lunch. We then take a guided visit to experience the complete winemaking process of the Moscatel wine and Port wine.

The tour finally ends as we return to Porto.

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