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Algarve wine tour and mountain discovery with lunch at mountain top

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On this 6-hour tour you will visit two local wineries and enjoy a wine tasting at each, then ascend to the highest peak in the Algarve region of southern Portugal. Feast on a lunch of the best Portuguese cuisine specialties in a mountaintop restaurant with a panoramic view over Algarve.
  • Enjoy 6 tasters of wines, from 2 different local wineries
  • Dine on a traditional Portuguese lunch atop a mountain peak
  • Benefit from your guide’s undivided attention and gain personalized recommendations for the rest of your trip
  • Travel with ease to the outlying and mountaintop locations, with round-trip transport included
What to Expect
Begin your private tour with pickup from your Portimão hotel. Board your transport vehicle and set off north to two local wineries. At each winery, enjoy three samples of their finest wine, and learn about the regional winemaking process from your guide.
Next, ascend the Serra de Monchique for lunch in a cliff-edge restaurant. Enjoy panoramic views of the sprawling landscape below as you savor a traditional Portuguese 3-course meal, with wine and coffee.
Afterward, relax on the journey back to Portimão, admiring the rustic vista as you descend the mountainside, before concluding your tour with drop-off back to your hotel.
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had a very nice trip whit Fabio. Visited two vineyards and Fabio told a lot about the production of the wines. After a visit in the vineyards and the production area we had a nice tasting of 3 wines at each location. After the vineyard...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fabio was a great guide teaching all 5 of us many things we did not know about Wine making and drinking. Considering we were a group in our 60's and 70's drinking wine for many years we learnt many things. Fabio picked us up from...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Pete C
Reviewed 24 February 2019

We were a party of 10 , and had an absolutely fantastic day with Fabio in June 2018 he was very interesting and informative , the wines were fantastic and the lunch at monchique was amazing I cannot recommend this tour enough well worth the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank sharon660
Reviewed 28 October 2018

Fabio was fabulous! He was charming, accommodating and so very knowledgable. He gave us a wonderful history and told us about the wine making process in great detail. The lunch in Portimao, authentically Portuguese, was wonderful in including the tasting platter of authentic desserts. Thank...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Laura H
Fábio M, Proprietário at Algarve Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2018

Hi Laura I spent a great afternoon with your family. Thanks for the review. Regards to everyone

Reviewed 26 September 2018

Fabio was excellent. Very knowledgeable about all aspects of viticulture, having done just about every job in the vineyard himself. Nice, easy-going personality and we were not rushed at all. Left Pine Cliffs promptly at 9:20 and returned at 5, exhausted 😃. The two vineyards...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Fábio M, Proprietário at Algarve Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2018

Hi Paul Thank you so much for your great review. I had a great day in your company. It was good to talk and discover also al little bit more about US people. Wish you all the best

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29 July 2019|
Response from Pete C | Reviewed this property |
Hi You need to ask Fábio the tour guide I just put up a review Pete
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