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Taste of Lisbon Private Tour

US$ 119.19 Price per person from View price guide

Highlights

  • A tour created by foodies for foodies!
  • Learn all about Portuguese culture and cuisine
  • Sample delicious snacks and drinks
  • Explore Lisbon′s historic center
  • Private tour means more personal interaction with your guide

Overview

Discover the many delights of Lisbon – not only the historic buildings, hidden gems, and wonderful views but also the world-famous Portuguese foods and wines.

As you walk around Lisbon’s elegant center you will see major landmarks and learn more about Portuguese history. Discover the various cultural influences, from North Africa to the New World, that have shaped Portuguese cuisine over the centuries. Learn how, in its turn, Portuguese cooking transformed European cuisine.

This tour will treat you to a mouth-watering array of popular local products and premium tastings. Taste ginjinha (a Portuguese liquor), pastéis de bacalhau (salt cod fritters), pastéis de nata (Portuguese egg tart pastry), pata negra (ham) and Port wine, among other delicious food and drink.

This is a private tour so you will have plenty of opportunity to talk to your guide about the places you see and the food and wines you taste.

Itinerary

For your delightful Taste of Lisbon Private Tour you should make your way to Praça do Comércio, an 18th century square in the heart of Lisbon, to meet your English-speaking guide.

After a walk through the city, in which you will see some of the most iconic landmarks, you will be treated to a tantalizing selection of local snacks and drinks. These include pastéis de nata (egg tarts), pastéis de bacalhau (cod cakes), and pata negra (ham). You will also have the chance to sample famous Portuguese drinks such as Port wine and ginjinha (an alcoholic drink).

On this gastronomic tour, you will learn about the cultural influences that created Portuguese cuisine and hear many amusing anecdotes about what you are seeing and tasting.

The tour ends at Praça do Comércio and you will need to make your own arrangements for getting back to your accommodation.

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Activity Schedule

When does it run?

Untill 31 Dec 13: Daily
From 01 Jan 14: Daily Except Sunday

Duration

3 - 4 hours

Start time

Start time: Untill 31 Dec 13: 1700h (5:00pm)
From 01 Jan 14: 1500h(03:00pm)
Duration: 3 - 4 hours

Meeting point

Please make your way to Praça do Comércio.

Ending point

The activity ends at starting point.

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Inclusions

  • Walking tour
  • Multilingual English, Portuguese and Spanish - speaking guide
  • Tapas – pastéis de bacalhau (salt cod fritters), pastéis de nata (Portuguese egg tart pastry), pata negra (ham)
  • Port wine and ginjinha (Portuguese liquor)

Exclusions

  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Transportation

Do/Dont's

Wear comfortable shoes for walking

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Please note

Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour for reconfirming departure details.

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Additional info

  • The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.
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Cancellation policy

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