Tours

Cork Tour Sao De Alportel

Day Tour

Highlights:

  • Visit the mountains in Sao Bras de Alportel
  • See the Nova Corica Factory and Museaum

Half of the world’s cork is produced in Portugal with most coming from the São Brás de Alportel region. The Nova tortiça factory, just outside São Brás de Alportel was founded by the present owner’s father in 1935 to produce cork heels for shoes and handles for fishing rods. In 1986 Caesar Correia changed the factory’s […]

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Cacela Velha, Castro Marim & Vila Real Sto Antonio Tour

Day Tour

Highlights:

  • Visit three beautiful old towns of the East Algrave
  • Cocela Velha | Castro Marim Villa Real Sto Antonio

For many years, commercial fishing has been the main source of commerce for Cacela Velha. In recent years, the village has seen additional revenue from being a tourist destination. Cacela Velha’s beachfront location and lack of modern over development has been attractive to many visitors, while the village’s fishing fleets have supplied the local seafood […]

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Fatima & Batalha Tour

Day Tour

Highlights:

  • Visit the huge Fatima Devotion Centre
  • Visit Batalha and it’s courageous history

Fátima is a central Portuguese town that’s home to the Sanctuary of Fátima, a Catholic pilgrimage site. The Capelinha das Aparições marks the spot where the Virgin Mary allegedly appeared in 1917. The monastery in Batalha was built to thank the Virgin Mary for the Portuguese victory over the Castilians in the battle of Aljubarrota […]

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Isla Magica Tour

Day Tour

Highlights:

  • A Theme park with a twist that’s fun for the whole family
  • Set around 16th Century Spain

Isla Magica (Magic Island) is a theme park with a twist. It’s based around 16th century Spain, with the emphasis on exploration. Lots of galleons, pirates, jungles and lots of adventure. It’s big – the park is set on the site of the 1992 Expo and is split into a number of different themed sections. […]

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Lagos & Sagres Tour

Highlights:

  • Visit the city of Lagos, a historical and lively city
  • Sargres Fort is an Unusual sea fort with a single fortified wall and 3 natural cliffs providing protection for defenders
  • A look at the light house in Cape Sao Vicente

Sagres is the most westerly town of the Algarve and is a destination for visitors who appreciate nature’s raw beauty. The huge Atlantic Ocean waves that pound the cliffs and beaches have drawn experienced surfers to Sagres and this has allowed the town to gain an unobtrusive cool vibe. Sagres is small enough that it […]

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Silves & Monchique Tour

Half Day Tour

Highlights:

  • Silves was an Ancient Arab City & Capital of Algrave
  • Monchique is a little village known for its handicrafts

Discover the ancient city of Silves, the ancient Arab capital of Algarve. You will be able to see the Silves Castle, one of the best well preserved Moorish castles in the country, and the Silves Cathedral, the main Gothic monument in Algarve. Then it’s off to Monchique, considered the Garden of Algarve It is a typical […]

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Wine Tour Herdade do Esporao in Aletejo

Day Tour

Highlights:

  • “Herdade do Esporao”’s estate goes back 700 years
  • Three historic monuments on its estate

Definitely, the best-known winery from Portugal’s Alentejo wine region (east of Lisbon in Reguengos de Monsaraz), the history of Herdade do Esporao’s estate goes back 700 years. The boundaries were first established in 1267. The modern winery today boasts three historic monuments on its estate: a medieval Tower, the Bow and the Chapel (all declared […]

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