9 Nights Lisbon and Porto Food and Wine Tour + Countryside Day Trips

Tasting
Wine, Olive Oil, Cheese
Activity
Boat ride, Cooking Class, Food Tour
Included
Hotel, Meal, Pick up
Languages
English, Portuguese
Theme
City, Cultural, Historical
Minimum Drinking Age
18
$
2,900
-
$
3,900
/ Person
TRUSTED PARTNER
Leslie B
Activity Overview
Experience the history and culture of Portugal through their food and wine! 

LISBON + ALENTEJO

Lisbon is the capital of Portugal and a premier destination for food, wine, and your next vacation. During your six nights in this historic city, you’ll enjoy a variety of tasty experiences. These include, and are not limited to, chef-led cooking classes, walking wine & food tour, and a visit to an olive grove. All this and time to explore the sights of Lisbon and surrounding cities on your own.
  • 5 nights in the vibrant Chiado neighborhood of Lisbon
  • 2 traditional dinner experiences, 1 lunch experience. Wine included.
  • Wine and Food Walking Tour of Lisbon
  • Market tour with a local chef and a Portuguese cooking class
  • Day trip through the Alentejo where we will visit a small organic olive grove to taste and learn about olive oil. Enjoy a wine tour and taste 5 regional wines. Explore Evora and have a 4 course typical Alentejo lunch
  • Airport transfers (and/or train to Porto if that tour is added)
  • Transportation to and from Alentejo
  • Gratuities for meals, activities, and transportation
PORTO + DOURO VALLEY

Porto, the second largest city in Portugal, is full of charm, history and amazing food and wine. During your 4 nights in this enchanting city, you will enjoy a port wine tour and tasting, a baking class, a walking food and wine tour, a 7 course tasting with wine pairing experience and a day exploring the Douro Valley.
  • 4 nights in a boutique hotel overlooking the banks of the Douro River, breakfast included.
  • 2 dinners, one lunch. Wine included. One dinner is an exceptional 7-course tasting menu with wine pairing,
  • Wine and Food Walking Tour of Porto
  • Learn to make Pastel de Nata
  • Day trip to Douro Valley including lunch and winery visits
  • Airport transfers or train from Lisbon if part of the Lisbon experience
  • Transportation to and from Douro Valley
  • Gratuities for meals, activities, and transportation


 
Practical information
Not included in this price are airfare, a few meals, additional wine or 
other alcoholic beverages, sightseeing, taxis or other transportation within the cities, travel insurance. This tour may not be best for those with food allergies, sensitivities or other dietary restrictions. The minimum guests is 6. The maximum is 12. A full refund will be sent if the guest minimum is not met by June 30, 2021.
 
Included
  • 5 nights hotel in Lisbon
  • 4 nights hotel in Porto
  • Breakfast
  • Walking Tours
  • Meals mentioned in the itinerary
  • Cooking Classes
  • Two Day Trips with tours, tastings and lunch included
  • Airport transportation
  • Train from Lisbon to Porto
Not Included
  • Airfare
  • Return train if returning to Lisbon
  • Taxis and other in-city transportation
  • Sightseeing not mentioned in itinerary
  • Additional meals
Group-size:
6-12
Rates
Per
Price
Pricing Info
Person
$
2,900
Double Occ
Person
$
3,900
Single Occ
Timing
Dates
Start Time
More Information
More information about the timing
On Wed, Sep 21 20223:00 PMCheck in
Duration
9 Nights
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Cancellation Policy
Custom policy
  • Cancellations made 90 days before will be fully refunded.
  • Cancellations made at a later date will not be refunded.
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Duration:
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Experience the best of Portugal Sign up for our most well-honed and intimate Douro experience. Get to know the wineries and the people behind them. ... more
Learn where and how the wine is produced and its secrets. It’s a rich and engaging experience you will certainly enjoy.

Stunning Douro Scenery
With its meandering river, idiosyncratic vineyards and postcard-pretty villages, the UNESCO World Heritage Douro Valley wine region is a sight to behold.

Wine Tasting
The day is spent between visits and wine tastings at two different Douro Valley wine estates - known as "Quintas" - carefully selected by us.

Exclusive Wine Estates
Enjoy a visit and wine tasting in two exquisite wine estates carefully selected by us. You will not regret this exclusive experience.

Personalized Tour
We are more than welcome to cater to your any wish or request during the journey and are able to adapt the proposed itinerary on the fly if needed.

Selection of Restaurants

We provide you with a diverse and unique offer of contemporary or more traditional restaurants - it's up to you to decide. Enjoy the delicacies of Portuguese cuisine.

Itinerary

Pickup at the place of choice
Within Porto and Douro

Wine Estate
Visit and tasting at a Douro DOC Wine Estate

Lunch
Lunch from a selection of traditional or contemporary restaurants

Wine Estate
Visit and tasting at a Traditional Port Wine Estate

Douro River Cruise
One hour boat tour in a traditional Douro River “Rabelo” boat in Pinhão

Dropoff at place of choice
Within Porto and Douro
Portugal
Duration:
1 Day
Viana do Castelo, the district capital of the Alto Minho region, located by the sea, between the mouth of the Lima River and the Atlantic Ocean, is a city of sailors and fishermen ... morewith over 750 years of history. In viana do Castelo, we will taste the famous cake "bolas de berlim" do Natário.

Filled with historical traditions and monuments, it invites you to stroll through its narrow streets or to exceptional views of the sea and the city from the top of Santa Luzia Hill, where we can visit the beautiful Santa Luzia Sanctuary. This monument temple dedicated to the Sacred Heart of Jesus is also affectionately called by the people of the land, Princess of Lima.

The most beautiful city in Portugal, it is famous for one of the largest popular festivals in Portugal - Festas da Nossa Senhora da Agonia - always in the week of August 20th.

Colorful costumes and folklore traditions, fully hand-painted artistic ceramics, filigree pieces of unmistakable beauty are some of the elements that make up the brand image of Viana do Castelo, whose symbol of the city is the filigree heart, a traditional piece of Portuguese jewelery.

Ponte de Lima, the oldest village in Portugal, of distinct beauty and unparalleled cultural, historical and architectural value. Known as the most flowered village in Portugal with its gardens and green parks. Land of good green wine and the famous Portuguese gastronomic dish, sarrabulho rice.

Distinguished by the variance of Gothic, Mannerist, Baroque, Neoclassical and 19th century architecture, the landscape is filled with its beautiful rural and solar farms with deep roots and traditions. Its brand image is undoubtedly the Roman bridge.

Festivities: New Fairs, second week of September.

Visit this village with almost 900 years of history and come to enjoy its cuisine.
Portugal
Duration:
10 H
Douro Tour The Douro region, located in the north of Portugal, is one of the most beautiful in the country. Born in Spain and flowing between the banks of Porto and Vila Nova de Gaia, ... morecrossing the entire wine region, the Douro River gives its name to the region, with its 850 km long is the jewel that characterizes this unique landscape.

Region marked by the Douro River and its tributaries is a hallmark of the famous Port wine. The recent construction of dams along the river course made it navigable, passing through three elevations of 14, 22 and 35 meters. We will observe one of these differences in operation during the passage of a cruise through these dams.

The Alto Douro Wine Region's wine-making activity and its unique landscape have been considered a UNESCO World Heritage Site. In fact, the Douro is the oldest demarcated wine region in the world, being classified in 1756 by the Marquis of Pombal to ensure the origin of the quality of this unique wine.

With landscapes considered as one of the best in the world by international tourism magazines, this region offers memorable moments.

We will cross the N222 section between Peso da Régua and Pinhão, which has been declared the 'World Best Driving Road', the world's best driving road, winding along the Douro River and the vineyard slopes. Unforgettable!

We will visit a Port Wine Farm and have the opportunity to see the landscape at the Casal dos Loivos Viewpoint which has been awarded one of the best views in the world by a BBC travel program, with the view of the Douro river we will taste a Portuguese sparkling wine.

Amarante

The city of Amarante is located on the banks of the river Tâmega, one of the main tributaries of the Douro river.

This region began to gain importance and visibility after the arrival of St. Gonçalo (1187-1259), which settled here after pilgrimage through Rome and Jerusalem - the construction of the bridge over the Tâmega River is attributed to this saint.

In the century XVI was ordered to build the São Gonçalo Monastery in his honor. The monastery is a masterpiece that remains immaculate to this day and certainly deserves your visit.

In addition to a rich architectural heritage, there is a relevant gastronomic heritage with typical sweets from this region.

Amarante is also known for having the best Michelin-starred restaurant in Europe, Largo do Paço, a restaurant at Hotel Casa da Calçada Relais Chateaux.

Régua

Peso da Régua or known only as Régua is a city located along the banks of the Douro River, in the middle of the wine region. City of great importance in the commercialization of Port wine as a trading post due to its railway station.

Régua is known for being a docking port for Douro cruises, wine and gastronomy.

With stunning views, in this city you can visit the Douro Museum.

Through its typical streets you can buy souvenirs or have a glass of Port under the gaze of the Douro River.