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Finding the Capital of Muscatel

Alijó 2 - 20 people 5 Hours
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1 Adult(s)
Adult(s) 45,00 € / each
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Offer this experience You must choose between base price or a date range (special seasons). A voucher will be sent to the recipient who will have 6 months to schedule the experience with Portugal by Wine.
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Nº people
2 Adult(s)
Adult(s) 45,00 € / each
About the Activity
In this 5-hour tour, we propose to give you the best of the region of Favaios, known for being the capital of Muscatel.
You will go to the Bread and Wine Museum, to the famous traditional bakeries, to the Adega Cooperativa de Favaios and to enjoy a wine tasting with typical lunch at the Enoteca of Quinta da Avessada.

Highlights: 
  • 5-hour tour of the region of Favaios;
  • Passage through the traditional bakeries with tasting of bread baked in a wood oven;
  • Guided visit to the Bread and Wine Museum;
  • Guided visit to the Adega Cooperativa de Favaios with wine tasting;
  • Guided visit to Enoteca Quinta da Avessada;
  • Tasting of white wine, accompanied by meat cake and appetizers;
  • Commented wine and Muscatel wine tasting;
  • Traditional lunch.
Region Douro
Duration 5 Hours
Languages Portuguese, English, French, Spanish
Starting time 10:30 hours.
Nº of people Minimum: 2 | Maximum: 20
Meeting point To be defined in the Favaios centre
General Rating (1 General Rating)
This activity includes
Wine lunch
Wine and gourmet tasting
Local guide
Guided tour
This activity does not include
All meals and beverages not described in the experience
Airport Transfer
Personal expenses
Conditions
Programme
  • 10:30 a.m. – Arrival at Favaios center;
  • 10:40 a.m. – Passage through the traditional bakeries with the tasting of bread baked in a wood oven;
  • 11:00 a.m. -  Guided visit to the Bread and Wine Museum;
  • 11:30 a.m. – Guided visit to the Adega Cooperativa de Favaios with Muscatel wine tasting;
  • 12:00 p.m. – Reception at the Enoteca gardens, savoring a Muscat with the sound of the concertina;
  • 12:30 p.m. - Traditional lunch, composed of starters, soup, main course, dessert, and drinks.
  • 02:30 p.m. - Guided visit to Enoteca, where you will learn about the traditional process of Port and muscatel winemaking with a commented wine tasting;
  • 03:30 p.m. – End. 

Menu
Starters: codfish fritters, fried pork, and charcuterie;

Soup: Farmer’s soup with beans and vegetables;

Main Course (choose 1 of the 3 options at checkout):
#1 – Roasted veal with roasted potatoes and cooked cabbage;
#2 – Sewed veal with roasted potatoes and cooked cabbage;
#3 – Fried codfish with bean rice.

Desserts: Regional sweets, seasonal fruit, coffee, and homemade jams;

Drinks: Water, and Doc wine, red or white. 
Cancellation policy
The cancellation of the experience requires the payment of a fee of € 10 per person.
Cancellations after 48 hours before the activity takes place, there will be no refund.
Organized by: Quality Tours
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Finding the Capital of Muscatel
What people are saying about this experience (1 General Rating)
  • Juan
    Juan
    “muy interesante, lo recomiendo” ¡Hicimos el tour con Daniela y estamos muy satisfechos!
    5 horas de tour en que nos ha explicado un montón de cosas interesantes. ¡Lo recomiendo!
    Juan, 21 fev 2020
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