Wines & Culture at Alentejo

Day 1

As soon as you arrive to the airport our host will be waiting for you to begin a romantic getaway full of surprises. We will follow directly to Alentejo starting with the check in in your hotel, a brief moment to refresh and we will depart to our adventures. For your total comfort you will be traveling in a luxury vehicle where you will also have wifi to share every moment of your trip and water (unless when we want to share with you new and unexplored roads).

The hotel will be selected according your profile to complement this amazing days, luxury, design, boutique, difficult will be choose among our selection.

After the check in you can enjoy a heart warming dinner full of the best there is to taste in Alentejo and paired with wines from the region to relax and start your vacations in the best way possible.

Day 2

Our host will be waiting for you in the hotel, waiting to begin a sightseeing tour that will have as main point the unforgettable Marão mountain range in the São Mamede mountain range.

Crossing golden fields and vineyards until you lose sight, we began to see the change of the landscape and to cross a fantastic forest punctuated by villages lost in time, castles and, if you prefer, we can stop the car for a walk through the ruins of an ancient Roman city. Here we begin to discover the beauty and true diversity of the Alentejo.

We believe that now is the moment for a break to recharge the energy levels so we will stop in a regional restaurant where you can taste the most traditional Alentejo Food paired with amazing wines from the region. If you need any help will be with you to tell you the secrets of every course from the menu, you will be, for sure, surprised.

We will follow to one of our secret places, an amazing masterpiece, where we will make a private and exclusive visit to the wine estate and cellar followed by a commented wine tasting where we begin to learn a little more about Alentejo wine in a premium test where you will experience the complete range.
To end the day, there is nothing better than a dinner in one of our favorite places in Alentejo where a menu is prepared to surprise you, where regional flavors blend with a touch of modernity.

We will follow to the hotel and you will have the rest of the night free to enjoy the hotel facilities and relax.

Day 3

Our guide and host will be waiting for you in the hotel to, after the check out, we continue our adventure following now to other area in the Alentejo. We will beginning with a sightseeing tour by villages lost in time, walls that rise up to the sky in enchanted castles, long golden fields that goes until you lost sight and picturesque little villages with their whitewashed houses and their warm welcoming people.

We arrive now to a beautiful wine estate where a wonderful hostess is already waiting for us, the Dona Maria wines, a place where the wine and the history walk hand by hand a the all property is cover in the unique and colorful Portuguese tiles. Here you will have a private visit followed by a wine tasting with their renowned wines.

We will say goodbye with the certain that we wish to see her again and follow our journey to Évora, the UNESCO world heritage city that is full of secrets and stories to unveil. But before it's time for a truly regional lunch full of flavors from Alentejo and paired by local wines, in one of the best restaurants in town that could be Enoteca da Cartuxa or one of our secret places that we can only share.

With new energy we will, on foot, walk through the streets and nooks of this city also known as City Museum and stopping at the places we know you will not want to miss as the Cathedral and the Chapel of Bones.

We now proceed to the hotel where you will have the rest of the evening free to dine and relax.

Day 4

We will start this day with a sightseeing tour to the beautiful village of Monsaraz, also known as the medieval village near the sky. On foot you can see one of the most beautiful villages of the Alentejo where footsteps echo between walls of shale and chalk. Here we will walk through the walls up to the castle, a magnificent belvedere over the region and the incredible Alqueva dam, the largest lake in Europe, we promise that it is absolutely unforgettable.

Returning to the car we continue to a renowned wine estate that may be the famous Herdade do Esporão where you will have a private visit to the cellars and wineries followed by a unique wine tasting directly from the barrels. We will finish this moment with a delicious lunch in a menu of seven moments with wine paired with wines from the Estate.

The afternoon will be of secrets with a private visit to a family run wine estate, after the visit the “Alentejano” bread that has just left the oven will be waiting for you together with the best cheese of the region accompany an incredible surprising wine tasting.

We will end the day with a traditional dinner accompanied by Cante Alentejano, regional Alentejo songs considered UNESCO World Heritage.

We now proceed to the hotel where you will have the rest of the night free.

Day 5

It’s time to check out following the transfer to the airport and return home.

Here ends our services and we say goodbye with certain that we will see you soon!