Portugal Culinary Tours
Portugal is a vibrant country that’s full of life. It has old-fashioned villages and bustling cities. You’ll meet countless locals who will be eager to share their love of history, food, and fun. It’s no surprise that street festivals are commonplace in Portugal. The streets fill with drink, food, and dancing in celebration of the life of the saints.
The Portuguese love the sun! So, coffees and restaurants always offer terrace seating. Rooftop bars are common, and the parks are our favorite meeting places for lunch.
Portuguese people truly enjoy their meals as well as their company, and rushing is unheard of. Eating is almost like a ritual for the Portuguese people. During the week, the worker has two hours for lunch. It’s a moment of relaxation and rest, and they can’t do it while walking! Normally, Portuguese meals can last between two and three hours. Dinner and weekend meals are usually a longer affair. Portuguese people truly enjoy their meals as well as their company, and rushing is unheard of.
Our cooking vacation in Portugal is designed for the foodies who love the charming towns, traditions, culture, art food, and Portuguese wine! With the guidance and input from local guides and chefs. We have created a cooking vacation dedicated to uncovering the secrets and traditions of Portuguese cuisine.
Intense 8-day of Portuguese cooking classes for foodies!
What is included in this Portugal Culinary Tours?
- Small group size from just 02 to 10 travelers.
Traveling with friends and family is rewarding. Bring your friends or family with you on our Portugal Culinary Tours. You will share experiences make them more memorable. That’s why eating together is so important for us: the joy of indulging in delicious food and wine is enhanced by meeting new people, lively conversation, and laughter. Partaking in a Culinary Tours – learning, tasting, and cooking with others – adds another layer of meaning to your vacation.
- Genuinely inclusive, no additional on tour costs.
During the 8-day Portugal Culinary Tours, you don’t have additional costs on the tour. However, you can book an extra night in Braga and one post-tour extension. Such as a full day in the Douro Valley (it is included lunch and Port wine tasting). Portugal has 29 wine regions, the Douro is not only the most famous but also the oldest and most spectacular. Book one full day tour in the Douro Valley. You will browse its terraced hillsides and deep valleys have earned it UNESCO World Heritage status and the port and table wines produced from this unique terroir win global awards.
- 12 Meals
7 Buffet Breakfasts, 2 Lunches, 2 Dinners, and 1 Food Tasting (olive oil, bread, wine, chorizo, ham, and cheese).
You will taste the authentic Portuguese custard tarts in Pastéis de Belém. And, the wine is included with all lunches and dinners in the program.
- Hands-On Cooking in Portugal.
Your culinary holiday features classes and tastings to show you the wonders of Portuguese cuisine. All the classes and tastings will inspire you to take these traditions home with you. You will learn to cook in the kitchen with Portugal’s first Master Chef. Here you can live fantastic learning experience, cooking, tasting, watching and having fun!
- Special Hands-on Cooking Classes | Bread Making Experience.
When you cook, all of your senses are engaged. Your eyes see the colors and composition of the dishes, your ears listen to the sounds of bubbling and sauteeing, your nose takes in a bouquet of scents, and finally, your tastebuds are rewarded with the spectacular meal you’ve created. We teach you how to create some of Portugal’s most beloved dishes, including handmade Broa de Milho, and more.
- Enjoy a Port Wine tasting at an acclaimed cellar in Porto.
Port wine is a Portuguese fortified wine produced with distilled grape spirits exclusively in the Douro Valley in the northern provinces of Portugal. Port wine is sweet, heavy, and high in alcohol content than unfortified wines. This is caused by the addition of distilled grape spirits to fortify the wine and halt fermentation before all the sugar is converted to alcohol, and results in a wine that is usually 19% to 20% alcohol.
- Small batch winery visit and tasting in Vinho Verde DOC wine country.
Vinho Verde is unique worldwide and the best reason for visiting the Minho region. You will visit one vineyard and tasting this wine.
Vinho Verde is still distinguished by its high acidity. The flavor depends on the grape varieties used. Most white Vinho Verde can be relied upon to be light, crisp and aromatic, often with a light prickle of fizz, sometimes with a touch of sweetness.
- Guided tour in Lisbon, Sintra, Porto, Fátima, Óbidos, and Braga.
Tour Deals | Early Booking Offer: 10% OFF.
Book online Portugal Food Tours. Use our Promo Codes & Discounts: TOURPT1910 – 10% OFF. But hurry! This offer expires soon! That is a small group tour maximum of 10 travelers per departure date. Another date is on request. Please contact us.
Why you should take Portugal Culinary Tours on your next trip?
Our tours are immersive and curated for small groups, not exceeding twelve travelers. It is where the love for cuisine, architecture, art, and history seamlessly come together in each unforgettable journey.
How you can book this Portugal Culinary Tours?
You can book online. The channels we have created allow for the quick, comfortable and 100% secure booking of tourist services, through a safe, secure, effective and easy-to-use platform. Our objective is to give our clients an easy way of booking the perfect vacation. You can use your credit card. And, no reservation fee.
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Uncover the wealthy heritage and gastronomy of Portugal.
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