The Wine Routes of Portugal (7 days tour)

Wine lovers and foodies will love this 7 day tour. We are covering the best selection of wineries from Douro to Alentejo. We do highlight the tastings in Dão and Portagem, where Quinta dos Roques and Rita Beltrão from Terrius are memorable experiences. Besides the chance to get to know the hidden gems of the Portuguese gastronomy, where locals go.

Itinerary:

  • DAY 1: Lisbon / Welcome Dinner at a Fado Restaurant
  •  DAY 2: Lisbon / Porto / Guimarães / Peso da Régua
  •  DAY 3: Peso da Régua / Douro Valley / Peso da Régua
  •  DAY 4: Peso da Régua / Cunha Baixa (in Dão Region) / Mangualde / Marvão
  •  DAY 5: Marvão / Castelo de Vide / Portagem / Marvão
  •  DAY 6: Marvão / Herdade do Esporão / Évora
  •  DAY 7: Évora / Lisbon

Description:

DAY 1
• Lisbon city tour with its highlights: Bairro Alto, Alfama, Castelo, Belém section
• Dinner and Overnight: dinner may take place in a typical restaurant where you can listen to the emblematic song, Fado

DAY 2
• After breakfast drive to Porto
• Lunch at Presuntaria Transmontana in Gaia, overlooking Porto city
• After lunch, wine tasting at one of the wineries in Gaia.
• A sightseeing of Porto
• Continue to Guimarães: short walking tour in the historical center.
• Continue to Peso da Régua, where we recommend Quinta do Vallado for accommodation

DAY 3
• Breakfast in hotel
• Visit Quinta do Seixo: guided tour with wine tasting
• Walk to the picnic area through the vineyards
• Optional boat ride departing from Pinhão
• Return to hotel and free time
• Dinner at the hotel or in town
• Overnight

DAY 4
• Breakfast in hotel
• Stop for wine tasting in Dão area, at Quinta dos Roques
• Lunch at Valério, a local restaurant in Mangualde
• Continue driving south through Beira Baixa region
• Dinner and Overnight: we recommend the Pousada, Hotel D. Manuel or Quinta das Alfazemas (outside Castelo de Vide)

DAY 5
• Breakfast in hotel
• Visit Castelo de Vide with its castle, synagogue and medieval streets
• Lunch at Portagem, where there is a medieval bridge (lunch may be enjoyed by the river side)
• Wine tasting provided by Terrius, in Portagem
• Dinner and Overnight in the chosen hotel

DAY 6
• Breakfast in hotel
• Departure to Herdade do Esporão where there will be a guided winery and cellar tour
• Opcional lunch at Herdade, one of the largest wine estates in Portugal
• Drive to Évora: walking tour of Évora
• Farewell Dinner in a local restaurant
• Overnight in Évora.

DAY 7
• Breakfast in Hotel
• Drive back to Lisbon (driving time around 1h30)

What’s Included:

• Guide / Driver Fees and Expenses (meals & accommodation)
• Pick-Up / Drop-Off at your location in Lisbon
• Transportation in a modern and comfortable vehicle
• Travel Insurances
• Tolls & Parks

What’s Not Included:

• Participants Accommodation
• Meals & Drinks
• Admission Fees

Take a Note:

This is a private tour. There will be nobody else joining the party except if agreed by you. This also means the tour can be customized and adjusted to the participants’ interests at any time.

The default language of the tour is English, but you can choose an additional language from the available options.

FOR YOUR ATTENTION: We will assist you regarding your hotel bookings for the appointed locations.

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