LISBON, GETTING CLOSER TO ALENTEJO …
Morning arrival at Lisbon airport. Transfer with local guide to the the city centre.
Enjoy the day in the most exotic capital of Europe with its great views from the Bellevoues of Alrama and Bairro Alto. Walk through the cosmopolitan downtown área , the Baixa.
Dinner in a true temple of the portuguese Art de Cuisine.
Overnight accommodation at a central city hotel
TOURING THE ALENTEJO …
After breakfast, departure with our local Guide, crossing the 25th of April bridge and viewing the Alentejo Plains and cork forests.
Arrival in Azaruja and a visit to Cortiçarte, a cork atelier. Here cork bark is transformed not only into bottle corks but also into a wide variety of beautiful objects.
Lunch in a typical Portuguese restaurant.
Continue on to Herdade de Coelheiros a family-run and typical farm in Alentejo.
Visit the farm and it’s plantations of cork , nuts but also wine and end the visit with a tasting of the Herdades beautiful Wines. View the farm and its cork and nut planatations, ending the visit with a tasting of the wines produced here.
Dinner and Overnight at Herdade de Coelheiros.
After breakfast departure with our local guide to Monte da Ravasqueira a unique farm that not only has several award-winning wines but also the tradition of racing horse driven carriages. Inspect the unique collection of carriages and taste the wines.
Continuing on to Évora on a route leading through the flower scattered Alentejo plans white washed villages.
A guided walking tour of Evora (a World Heritage site).
Lunch at The Ex Libris Restaurant O Fialho (local tapas delicacies). I Continue on to Estremoz , a city of kings in Alentejo, the castle is nowadays one of the most beautiful historical Pousadas.
Stop at Encostas de Estremoz e famous local winery to take a pleasant break , tasting olive oil and of course Wines from Alentejo !
Transfer back to Herdade dos Coelheiros.
Free Evening and dinner.
DAY – BACK TO LISBON
Morning check-out for the 2 hour drive to Lisbon to return your hire car.
Afternoon flight to France.
Services included in the Package
- 1x night at Hotel Santa Marta Inspira or similar
- 2x Nights at the Herdade dos Coelheiros Farm in Alentejo.
- Hire Car Seat Ibiza or same category from and back to the airport. All risk insurance, GPS;
- French speaking Guide for 1 day
- Visit to Cortiçarte cork producers
- Visit and winetasting at Herdade de Coelheiros
- 1 Digital Roadbook Winelands Delight per car, including 1 winetasting per person and 1 lunch or dinner with wine.
- All other meals indicated in the program can be reserved but are to be paid for at the time.
Rate per Person in double room : € 495
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Minimum: 10 participants