Journey through Alentejo, where you can taste the rich gastronomy of the finest Portuguese wines and olive oils of the region, great vineyards and some of the largest wine cellars. Explore the rich history, culture and beautiful castles and structures from the Romans, the Moors and even the Knights Templars.
- Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences
- Small group ensures personal service
- Multi-Day Trip
DAY 1 | EVORA
The tour begins with a visit of the city of Évora, UNESCO World Heritage. At lunch, have your first taste of the extraordinary Alentejo regional cuisine in a very good and typical restaurant. Free time to walk in the city streets, to visit the little handicraft stores and feel the serenity of Alentejo. Accommodation in Évora. Breakfast included, free dinner.
DAY 2 | EVORA
In the morning, transfer to visit Quinta de Valbom – Adega Cartuxa, home of fabulous Alentejo wines, such as the famous Pêra- Manca. Visit and wine tasting. Free time to walk in the city streets, to visit the little handicraft stores. Accommodation in Évora. Breakfast included, free lunch and dinner.
DAY 3 | ÉVORA | REGUENGOS DE MONSARAZ | MONSARAZ
Departure from Évora towards Reguengos de Monsaraz to visit Herdade do Esporão – the vineyards, winery, cellar and wines tasting.
Enogastronomic lunch with olive oils tasting, harmonized by a Chef and Sommeliers. After lunch, transfer to Monsaraz, before seeing the Mestre Baptista Museum (a tribute to a local bullfighter). Breakfast included, free dinner, accommodation in Monsaraz in Horta da Moura Hotel.
DAY 4 | MONSARAZ
Guided visit of the Medieval village of Monsaraz in a great Tuk Tuk ride including the village and Convent of Oratory and Chapel of St. Benedict visit. Free time to enjoy the village or the hotel facilities. Free lunch and free dinner. Accommodation in Monsaraz in Horta da Moura.
DAY 5 | MONSARAZ | ÉVORA
Morning transfer to Marina da Amieira for a boat ride on the largest artificial lake in Europe – Alqueva. After the tour possibility to stay for luch at the restaurant of the Marina or return to Évora before lunch time.
Hotel Mar D’ar Muralhas in Évora
Wednsdays at 10:30amHotel pickups commence approximately 30 – 60 minutes prior to this time, exact pickup time will be advised on reconfirmation.
5 days (approx.)