Ponta Delgada Drinks & Bites Tour

Tasting
Wine, Beer, Cocktails
Activity
City Tasting, Food Pairing, Walking Tour
Included
Tour guide
Languages
English
Theme
City, Cultural, Historical
Minimum Drinking Age
18
$
82
18
/ Person
TRUSTED PARTNER
Rafael H
Activity Overview
Discover the Azores through delicious sips and great stories.

Summary:

● Evening Walking Tour (3h)
● Inclusions: 6 Azorean drinks and snacks
● Extra-small groups (12 people max)
● Language: English
● Includes cafés, bars and fine-dining spots
● Non-alcoholic options available
● Vegetarian options available

Description:

In this 3h evening walking tour participants will experience some of Ponta Delgada’s best bars and eateries, sampling unique Azorean beverages, while learning about the local traditions and drinking culture.

Through sips and tales, this tour will present the historical Pico wines, locally produced beer, liqueurs and creative cocktails. It’s a great experience for both serious drinks enthusiasts as well as beginners wishing to expand their knowledge.

A relaxing stroll through the largest city of the Azores, drinking delicious beverages paired with delicious foods: although the emphasis is on the drinks, there will be plenty of flavourful snacks to eat during the tour!

Highlights:

● The first drinks city tour in the Azores
● A tasting of local beverages, to be found nowhere else
● Quietly visit some of the best bars in Ponta Delgada
● The fascinating stories of Azorean wines - from the USA to Russian Tzars
● Insightful information about drinks (production, types)

Good to know

● This tour is not a pub crawl: drinks and foods will be served generously but with moderation
 
Group-size:
Min. of 2
Rates
Per
Price
Pricing Info
Person
$
82
18
Adult 18+
Timing
Dates
Start Time
More Information
More information about the timing
Daily6:00 PMStart time to be confirmed
Duration
3 H
More Info
Cancellation Policy
Standard
  • Cancellations made 2 days before will be fully refunded.
  • Cancellations made at a later date will not be refunded.
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Overall Experience
(5.0 of 5)
Excellent Adventure
Our Leaders did a fantastic job and the stops we made were top notch for sure. Great to try so many different things. Would certainly recommend this tour for sure, we had a great time!
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● Expert host will provide insights and commentary on the pairings
● Languages: English, Portuguese. From April - Sept: Dutch and Spanish also available

Description:
With more than 40 varieties of award-winning cheeses and centuries of winemaking experience, the Azores are an unknown gem for cheese and wine lovers. In this experience, participants will learn about the centennial art of Azorean cheese making, the local wine culture and many fun facts: why "verdelho" wine was a favourite of Russian Tsars, how vineyards adapted to the climate, and much more!

Enjoying the cosy atmosphere of a fine-dining wine bar, participants will get introduced to six delicious cheeses, produced in different islands and representative of the variety and quality of Azorean cheese-making..

Through the guidance of an experienced and knowledgeable culinary guide, who will provide commentary and insights, the cheeses will be paired with top-rated Azorean wines and other delicacies, such as breads, homemade jam, nuts, and fruits.

Highlights:

● 100% Azorean artisanal cheeses and top-rated wines
● Generous amounts
● Tasty, informative and relaxed experience
● Insights about the history and background of Azorean cheeses and wines
● A summary of Azorean wine castes, and differences with mainland Portugal

Good to know

● Other beverages available (non-alcoholic, beer, etc)
● Only one wine is included in the standard price. Participants can acquire other wines or beverages according to their wishes, or through our Top-up Package
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Duration:
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Explore the island off-the-beaten-path, meet the locals and explore their foods and traditions Summary: ● Full-day driving tour (6.5h) ... more
● Inclusions: 10 foods and 2 drinks
● Exclusions: wine and spirits (available upon Top-up purchase)
● Extra-small groups (8 people max)
● Languages: English, Portuguese, Spanish
● Visits the three cities of São Miguel island
● Non-alcoholic and vegetarian options available

Description:

Participants will experience the Azores like a local on this exciting full-day driving food tour of São Miguel island: joining a small group led by an experienced local guide, and embarking on a relaxed culinary road trip to some of the most charismatic villages of the Azores.

On this unique culinary exploration, they will visit some of the best local-approved eateries and producers, and taste juicy pineapples, cheese, delicious seafood and meat, local liqueurs, and amazing homemade cakes, and much more!

On a completely off-the-beaten-path itinerary full of surprises, breathtaking sights and many anecdotes, they will visit the three cities in the island and gain insights into the gastronomy, lifestyle and traditions of the fascinating Azores islands!

Itinerary: Ponta Delgada: Pineapple plantation, snacks factory Ribeira Grande: farmer’s market, city center, liqueur factory, beach bar Lagoa: pottery factory, harbour
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Have a taste of the Azores and get immersed in surprising flavours and tales! Summary: ● Half-day Walking Tour (3h-4h) ● Inclusions: 8 foods and 2 drinks ... more
● Extra-small groups (12 people max)
● Language: English
● Includes highlights, shops, the city market and restaurants
● Vegetarian options available

Description:

The Azores have been welcoming settlers and travellers for more than five centuries. They brought ingredients and culinary traditions from all over the world, thus creating a unique gastronomy: imagine the rich Mediterranean cuisine mixed with African and American fruits, seasoned with Asian spices!
The Ponta Delgada Food Tour explores the downtown of the city, visiting its highlights and exploring the history, food culture and fun stories of the Azores. Participants will enjoy a progressive menu, including fruits, breads, cheese, fish and meat, ending with a homemade dessert. The tour includes eight traditional and modern foods, and two drinks.

Highlights:

● a tasting of local specialties, to be found nowhere else in the world
● gain knowledge and background of Azorean food
● learn secrets of traditional cuisine
● visit the local market, meet traders and sample their quality produce

This tour guarantees a great meal, interesting information and many recommendations.