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8-Day Self-Drive Wine of Portugal

8-Day Self-Drive Wine of Portugal

8 Days/7 Nights From
AU$1,315 Per Person
 
  • Tour Type
    Self-drive tourSelf-drive tour
  • Duration
    8 Days/7 Nights
  • Theme
    Wine appreciation
  • Tour Code
    SDWIN0617
8 Days/7 Nights From
AU$1,315 Per Person
 
  • Tour Type
    Self-drive tourSelf-drive tour
  • Duration
    8 Days/7 Nights
  • Theme
    Wine appreciation
  • Tour Code
    SDWIN0617
Description 
  • Tour Highlights
    AccommodationAccommodation 2-night accommodation at Herdade da Matinha Country House & Restaurant in a Standard Room AccommodationAccommodation 1-night accommodation at Pousada de Belmonte in a Standard RoomAccommodationAccommodation 2-night accommodation at Quinta Nova de Nossa Senhora do Carmo Hotel n a Standard RoomAccommodationAccommodation 2-night accommodation at Yeatman Hotel in a Standard RoomMealMeal Daily breakfastClassClass Hands-on cooking experienceShowShow Enjoy a Fado music/show.Car RentalCar Rental 7-day rent a car Economy (EDMR) from airport to airport

Summary

Enjoy a fantastic, 8-day tour of Portugal's renowned wine regions. This package will also take you to the most scenic spots of Alentejo, the Douro Valley and Porto.

Itinerary

Day 1
Arrival in Lisbon, car rental collection and departure to coastal Alentejo for accommodation at the Herdade da Matinha Country House for 2 nights

Day 2
Day available for activities at the Herdade. Surrounded by the beautiful landscape of the Alentejo coast, this charming guest house offers cosy and intimate ambience that is reminiscent of a bygone era. Its blend of styles gives a touch of lightness, life and eternity, and its proximity to the beautiful beach only enhances its joyful atmosphere. Surrounded by old oak trees, it offers elegantly decorated rooms with wooden furniture and a host of modern amenities. Those who enjoy the outdoors will have plenty of opportunities to cycle, ride a horse or just hike in the surrounding area. There is also a children's playground for the young guests. The onsite restaurant prides itself on its local specialities that are made with home-grown organic vegetables, as well as its renowned Portuguese wines. It also offers the hearty breakfast, which can be enjoyed both indoors and on the patio. (Optional activities to be paid locally)

Day 3
Check out and proceed the trip to the North, passing by Evora for visit of the city and lunch cooking class. Products from the local market and pairing them to timeless recipes, cooks of all levels can roll up their sleeves in the kitchen's Vila and prepare a variety of succulent Mediterranean dishes influenced by this historical region. Includes wine. Continue towards Belmonte, with stay at Pousada de Belmonte.

Day 4
Check out and proceed to the Douro Valley for a 2 nights stay at Quinta Nova de Nossa Senhora do Carmo Hotel.

Day 5
Day for wine activities at the Quinta, such as a walk in the vineyards, a wine tasting, a picnic in the vineyard, etc or touring the Douro Valley. (Activities not included)

Day 6
Check out and proceed to Porto for visiting the city. Accommodation at The Yeatman Wine Hotel for 2 nights. Fado Evening Tour: Enjoy an amazing night in a panoramic magic tour involving ancient streets from the city of Porto. The night will end in a restaurant, where you’ll have the chance to enjoy a nice meal while listening to a live Fado Show which is also UNESCO World Heritage.

Day 7
Free day in Porto for personal activities. Not to miss a special wine tasting at The Yeatman, with a visit to its large cellars, a SPA session at the Caudalie Vinotherapie Spa of the Hotel and a Gourmet ans Wine dinner at the hotel’s restaurant.

Day 8
Hotel check out and proceed to Porto Airport. Car drop off at the airport.

Inclusions

  • 2-night accommodation in Cercal at the Herdade da Matinha Country House & Restaurant in Standard room with breakfast
  • 1-night accommodation in Belmonte at the Pousada de Belmonte in Standard room with breakfast
  • 2-night accommodation in the Douro Valley at Quinta Nova in Standard room with breakfast
  • 2-night accommodation in Porto at the Yeatman in Standard room with breakfast
  • Lunch cooking class in Evora
  • Fado Evening Tour
  • 7 days rent a car Economy (EDMR) from airport to airport

Important Notes

  • Compulsory International Drive Licence is required.
  • Minimum of 2 persons required.
  • Rooms upgrade (please consult us for availability and price)
  • Car upgrade (please consult us for availability and price)

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Terms & Conditions 

Accommodation is subject to change according to their availability upon reservation. Should they not be available, we will offer you alternatives of same standard. Minimum of 2 persons is required.

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