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 heartwarming 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.
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.
We will finish this amazing morning with a picnic lunch, by the dam, full of regional flavors and paired by wine from the region.
The afternoon will be of secrets with a private visit in a homestead of family management, 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.
If the weather allows we can change this visit to a relaxing boat experience across the incredible Alqueva dam, the largest lake in Europe, we promise that it is absolutely unforgettable too.
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 to relax.
In the morning our host and guide will be waiting for you at the hotel to proceed with our adventure. We will start the day enjoying the colors and smells so typical of Alentejo arriving to the first place that could be Herdade da Maroteira where a friendly host will welcome you and Jeep will go to the discovery. Here you will take a tour of the world of cork where you can see, off road, the lands full of vineyards and cork oaks where many of the secrets of the Alentejo come out.
Award winning wines, cork to be taken from the tree while learning with who better knows what processes that lead those raw materials you are exploring to your table in wine and cork, for example.
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, paired with wines from the Estate.
To the afternoon we set aside time to discover the deepest secrets from Alentejo with a hiking tour (of difficulty adapted to your preference). We will follow trails that may also be a discovery of the past routes between castles, menhirs and cromlechs or a discovery of the surrounding Alqueva area between montados and historic villages.
In the 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 to relax.
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!