Lisbon Food and Wine Walking Tour, Portugal
This trip will give you an overview of Portuguese cuisine, which boasts a remarkable fusion of Mediterranean traditions and unique influences from throughout the globe! Enjoy historic Lisbon locations serving Portuguese cuisine. The tour will teach insider secrets about wine, petiscos, food, fado, and pleasant company. Bring only your appetite! Learn about some of Lisbon's famous coffee places, including the 18th-century Café Nicola, founded in 1787 and known as one of the city's most intellectual cafes and a gathering spot for tertias. You'll have more profound knowledge about Portugal's vibrant café scene. Discover the city's historic district and vibrant nightlife, including pubs, restaurants, and nightclubs. Uncover the secrets behind the delectable and exotic foods at an ancient gourmet shop, including the dried, salted Bacalhau, one of Portugal's most popular dishes today.
Learn the history of Port, the well-known fortified wine from Portugal, and enjoy a taste with some So Jorge cheese. You can sample a traditional Bifana (pork Sandwich) that has been diluted with an excellent draft beer at one of Lisbon's most renowned Tascas. Uncover the history of ginjinha, a famous liqueur among Portuguese people regarded as the drink of Lisbon, and partake in a tasting at the original establishment where it was first marketed in 1840. While your guide explains what foods to try and which restaurants to visit in each neighborhood, you may learn climbing techniques and take in one of the best views in the city. With Chouriço, Portuguese bread, and other local items served with a glass of delectable red wine, you can end your tour in style at an authentic local place!
Highlights: Lisbon Town, Baixa, Café Nicola, Historical center of the city, wine and beer tasting.
Includes: a guide, four different wine and beer tastings with tapas, and a typical ginjinha liquor.
Not Included: dinner, guided visit inside the monuments, hotel pick-up and drop-off (starting from meeting point). A minimum of two people is required for this tour.