Luxuriate in authenticity, flexibility and value with these bespoke tours
As you ponder over which places to visit, today we will share a handful of reasons why you should book a bespoke tour as well as our best options in Portugal.
Bespoke Tours - authenticity, flexibility and value
A bespoke tour is one of the options when considering a visit to any country. It is also to evaluate if it is a tour that enables you to have an in dept-visit and acquire some knowledge while on site.
All our tours include a private driver that will allow you the opportunity to delve deeper into the surrounding area and will guide you through the whole experience. The vehicle will be modern, comfortable, secure, and stylish and with all the professionalism expected, the drive will exceed in being a perfect guide on all occasions, communicating in English.
From the beautiful coastline to the wine-producing countryside, there is so much richness in this wine country to share with the attentive traveler. So many outdoor, hands-on, all-immersive, and authentic experiences as any luxury tours are expected to be.
We have been sharing about the main wine regions in Portugal, and how to start unfolding its history, its geographical characteristics, its particular points of interest. In our today's blog post we are sharing the highlights of the carefully designed off-the-shelve Tours we present to you in Luxury Tours on Portugal website. See here why to choose a private luxury tour.
Alentejo 6-days of pure relaxation and delightful gastronomy
Alentejo region, considered “the best wine region in the world to visit,” according to the publication USA Today and named “New Tuscany” by the New York Times is located just north to Algarve, possibly the most known region of Portugal. It is also found just one-hour drive from Lisbon, the Portuguese capital, and the main airport. Alentejo is a land where the ancient culture and wine tradition go hand in hand. It is a place to go for discovering bold wines and authentic gastronomic experiences that are cherished by foodies from all over the world.
Alentejo is also the home region for L'and Vineyards, a luxury resort recognized by its high standard offer and its atmosphere of sober luxury seamlessly blending the modern architecture into the natural landscape of the Alentejo's flat land. Right in the heart of the vineyards and spending 2 nights in a Sky View Suite at L'and Vineyards Resort your mood will be changed to an amazing state of relaxation.
This is a space of tranquility, a place where time stands still, and the most immersive Spa Caudalie experience will be offered to you.
The highlight will be the Caudalie massage and SPA treatment that will revitalize you with natural products based on grapes.
Here in Alentejo everything will feel amazingly comfortable and you will be able to indulge in great food and profound your knowledge about wine.
Spend the night at a Coventry, a real XV century Coventry where luxury accommodation standard is not only met but exceeded. Convento do Espinheiro is a perfect open place with 80.000 m² of gardens and luxury to offer to its guests, located near Évora, an unmissable small yet relevant historical town of the country. In this 6-Day tour in Alentejo you will also visit and enjoy the premium experiences of the most emblematic wineries of Alentejo and if you are more into a bit of adrenaline, enjoy the 4x4 ride at the Herdade da Malhadinha Nova, a luxury place you cannot miss.
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Porto and Douro 7 days of charming UNESCO protect landscapes
This 7-day tour in the northern region of Portugal will guide you through vineyards, wineries, Port Wine Cellars and breathtaking landscapes, those are 7 days to visit some of the most famous and renowned wine-producing estates, located in the oldest demarcated wine region in the world – Douro. Douro Valley and its Douro River are one of the most relevant wine destinations in the world, although not as crowded as its neighbors, France, Italy, or Spain. Douro Valley is the oldest demarcated wine region of the world, and it is a location where privacy is possible, and when keeping wine tastings and vacation experiences private and exclusive is key to visitors in 2021.
The carefully selected experiences included on this tour are just as immersive as out of reach for the mainstream tourist. These are authentic experiences that will make you feel the heart and soul of this country and be not just a traveler, but belonging to the region's history for as long as you are in Portugal.
A chef's table for 2 or maximum 4 is included in this complete 7-day tour, also the most exclusive and immersive Fado music show experience. Fado is the national music in Portugal, characterized by a single voice, and two strumming guitars.
Usually, unamplified and really heartfelt music that sings words of love and Saudade (missing someone deeply), the most Portuguese word.
You heard about Port Wine, as it is as old as famous worldwide, but have you ever seen a Vintage Port bottle being open with a heated tong? It is as exclusive as Port Wine tasting gets, and will be revealed to you.
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Portugal will delight you in 14 days to unplug and remember forever
This tour is this perfect Luxury vacation option for 2021. Be ready to uncover the secrets of Portuguese wine, food, and culture. Explore it all! From the secular tradition of Port wine and winemaking to the beyond the ordinary fresh and rich gastronomy, Portugal will surprise you with its cultural richness.
Lisbon, Évora, Porto, the main cities, are rich in monuments, architectural styles, and traditions. Mostly, gastronomy will certainly surprise you. The Mediterranean inspired gastronomy heritage, origins made from scratch dishes, this is the place for an immersive gastronomic adventure.
Portugal has a long tradition in the hospitality industry, its people are incredibly warm and authentic people, always available to help and share its knowledge.
In this 14-Day tour in Portugal be ready to just enjoy eclectic experiences:
Stay at the historical Ritz Four Seasons Hotel in Lisbon, luxury accommodation, and also a place for art as some relevant Portuguese artists have their works displayed and blended into the hotel, making it an uncontested hotel to stay.
If you love the outdoors and are keen on hiking in rich fauna and flora regions; a hands-on clay workshop, a very traditional material used for pottery; visit the unique wine cellars of Port Wine in a private tour, usually unavailable and very special moment where the secular cellar will be only for you to appreciate. Well, there is so much to these 14 days, a very carefully planned tour including a small size bite of the Portuguese wide and rich culture.
Portugal is the Wine destination by excellence. A quite safe country, where there is always space to stay in the privacy of your small group of relatives and where niche travel is the main subject. Are you ready to discover more? Join us in 2021, it will be the best vacations to return to traveling.
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