Wines of the Alentejo

Wines of the Alentejo

Day 1 Lisbon

Arrival into Lisbon where you are met and transferred to your hotel. Free time. Overnight

Day 2 Lisbon - Estremoz

Breakfast. A morning tour today to the suburb of Belem, where you will visit the Torre de Belem, the Jeronimos Monastery and the Monument to the Discoveries. A gourmet highlight today is a stop at the famous 'Casa Pasteis de Belem' where you might like to sample a delicious 'pastel de nata' or Portuguese custard tart. Continue to Estremoz where you will stay at the lovely Pousada Rainha Santa Isabel and where you will find seasonal fruits and a selection of local sweets in the room waiting for you. Overnight.

Day 3 Estremoz - Herdade das Servas - Estremoz

After breakfast you will depart to Vaiamonte, where on the way you will have the chance to watch sheep milking, taste cheese and other regional products at QUAL / Fertriprado, a farm where you can participate in cheese making. Continue to Herdade das Servas for a visit to a winery and the ageing cellar to enjoy two wine tastings. Return back to Estremoz for overnight.

Day 4 Estremoz - Arraiolos - Lisbon

Breakfast. Morning at leisure to walk around Estremoz as well as visiting the main sights with your driver. You will then travel to Arraiolos to see the production of the famous Arraiolos rugs. Departure to Lisbon for your last night in Portugal. Overnight.

Day 5 Lisbon

Breakfast and farewell the city as you are transferred to the airport for your flight out of Lisbon. End of services.