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Algarve Guided Food Tour including museum and cork factory visit

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Key Highlights

  • Discover local delicacies and the traditional flavours of the Algarve region
  • Explore the remnants of an the ancient castle at Salir and take in exquisite antiques at the Ethnographic museum
  • Learn the process of makingmaking export- quality cork at a localthe cork factory
  • An expert guide will accompany you at all times
  • Activity Schedule
    When does it run?



    8 hours

    Start time


    Meeting Point

    Tour departs from several points in Algarve, please call our activity partner 24 hours in advance to confirm time and the location.
    Fixed departures from Vilamoura, Olhos d Agua, Albufeira, Gale, Armação, Carvoeiro, Praia da Rocha, Alvor, Lagos and Praia da Luz

    Ending Point

    same as starting point

  • Overview & Itinerary


    Discover inland Algarve and feast on local delicacies on this delightful package tour. Learn about the unique history and culture of the ancient kingdom of Algarve from your expert local guide.

    Explore the remains of the ancient castle of at Salir and discover the site’s unique history. Taste and taste famous local fare at a large gourmet estate and preserves at a large estate. Sample fines delightful almond and honey cakes at a local bakery in São Brás de Alportel. A visit to a local cork factory uncovers the learn all about the production process of cork as your expert guide reveals how export-quality cork is crafted. shows you the process of making export quality cork. Also, visit the São Brás Ethnographic Museum and will leave you struck by admire the large collection of Portugese antiques.


    Your expert guide will escort you to a famous bakery in the small town of São Brás de Alportel . You can where you will sample their traditional produce of- carob bread, almond cakes, honey cakes and the local carob liquor among other Portuguese delicacies.

    The next stop will be athe local cork factory where you willcan see all the processes and equipment used to treat the harvested cork andin order to develop a high quality product. Then, Aadmire the vast collection of traditional costumes, and dolls and other antique treasures at the

    São Brás Ethnographic Museum.

    Explore the ancient Islamic castle in Salir r and discoverlearn how it was built during a period of conflictintense pressure betweenfrom Christian forces. The tour ends at a large estate that produces some of the finest preserves inof the region. Learn about special biological agriculture techniques used here and taste their organic produce.

  • Inclusions & Exclusions


    • Expert guide
    • Tour available in English, Dutch, French, German, Portuguese and Spanish


    • Gratuities
    • Hotel transfers
  • Please note & Additional info

    Please note

    Voucher information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers reserves without a printed copy of their voucher.

    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.