The Top 10 Wine Tours in Portugal
Portugal has to be a wine lover’s dream with amazing spa hotels, renovated historic mansions and monasteries opening up all the way from Alentejo to the famous Douro Valle. So, if you want to pamper yourself with great wine (and food) – check out the top ten wine tours:
Douro Valley Wine Tasting
One of the top 10 wine tours in Portugal is the Douro Valley Wine Tasting. This is a World Heritage–listed region famous for its port wine produce. You will visit two wine estates to enjoy the award-winning local varietals. Or maybe upgrade to a full-day tour from Porto with a sightseeing rabelo boat cruise on the Douro River.
Lisbon Wine and food Walking Tour
This tour includes a series of wine tastings, a glass of Portuguese wine, and a ferry trip across the Tagus River. You will also enjoy pastries, cheese and seafood as a guide talks through the Portuguese history and local culture. This three to four hour walking tour is limited to 12 people.
Porto Wine and Food Tasting Tour
Porto wine and food tasting is one of the top 10 wine tours in Portugal. Enjoy all the delicious foods at Porto’s cafés and markets during a four hour food and wine tasting tour. Try all the regional culinary delights, whilst tasting Portugal’s world-renowned export of Port.
Setúbal Region Wine Tour from Lisbon
This tour is a fantastic introduction to the amazing wines and local cheeses of this gorgeous Portuguese region. You will stop at various wineries and enjoy tasting the local wine varietals. Probably the best tour is a full-day private tour.
Port Wine Lodges Tour
Port Wine Lodges Tour is one of the top 10 wine tours in Portugal. This is a four hour tour in Porto and you will visit three wine lodges and sample seven different Ports. You can also visit an interactive museum and a traditional wine cellar to learn all about the history, harvest, and production of the wines in the Douro Valley.
Arrabida Wine Tasting Day Trip from Lisbon
Explore the beautiful Arrábida area on a half- or full-day tour from Lisbon. You will travel through the Portuguese countryside and visit local vintages at family-owned wineries and there are also plenty of historical monuments to visit including the famous tower at a hilltop castle in the town of Palmela.
Premium Wine and Gastronomic Tour in the Algarve
Why not indulge in a six hour private gastronomic tour from Portimão. You will visit wineries along the way and sample the gorgeous local wine and produce. There is also a lovely mountaintop restaurant with amazing views over the Algarve that serve a variety of the best Portuguese cuisine.
Wine Tour to Azeitao
Enjoy your passion for wine in Azeitao on one of the many guided wine tours from Lisbon. You will stop at Bacalhoa Palace and two other wineries for tastes of gorgeous wines and learn how they are produced.
Port Wine Tasting at Belem
Here you can taste seven different varieties of port wine during a one hour tasting experience in the Belem district of Lisbon. You will meet a professional oenologist at a wine shop and learn about the many features of this Douro Valley produced specialty of Portugal.
Port Wine Tour with 11 Tastings
Here you will learn all about 3 of the best and oldest brands of Port Wine producing. It is a three hour walking tour with eleven tastings - exclusively dedicated to the history of Port and the Douro Valley, the first demarcated wine region in the world!