UNIQUE EXPERIENCES

Our experiences are sustainable and show you the best the Algarve has to offer! Choose from natural, cultural and gastronomic options.

 

 

Birdwatching Day Tour 110 € / per person

Various locations

This tour is tailor made and our specialist guides will adapted it to your preferences and objectives. Our guides have a deep knowledge of the birdlife and know the best spots in the Algarve. Let us know what species you would like to see and they will tailor made one-day programme to suit your expectations. 

You can discover quite different spots in the Algarve or the nearby region, the Alentejo. There is a high diversity of habitats which reflect on the variety of birds, you will be able to spot.

This tour is suitable to every level of experties, from novice to expert.

(Check also our 5-day birdwatching tour)

Available all year. 

Gastronomic & Cultural Tour 88 € / per person

Loulé

Immerse yourself in a 5-hour tour with a food & crafts-connoisseur guide in one of the oldest cities in the Algarve. Start with a typical breakfast, before heading to a quick hands-on activity of arts and crafts with an artisan. Visit the famous Food Market of Loulé, go to some of the most charismatic shops and have lunch at one of the locals favourite restaurants.

In addition to enjoying a delicious food, wine, and liquor experience, you will also understand ancestral techniques connected to food in traditional arts and materials. Find out why Loulé is a prosperous city since Islamic times.

Available all year. / From Wednesday to Saturday.

Mediterranean Flavours Tour 50 € / per person

Olhão

On this tour, you will learn more about the production of different ingredients from the Mediterranean diet. The first stop will be at an oil olive groove. This visit includes an olive oil tasting. Next, you will visit Olhão markets. This is one of the most beautiful and traditional market in the Algarve. Here you can see, feel and smell local products, including fish, fruit, vegetables and cheese. At least, a visit to the traditional salt fields. Learn more about this activity and, if you visit between May and October, you may observe men collecting the salt at the traditional way.

Available all year. / From Tuesday to Friday.

Stories recorded in rocks and landscapes From 44 € / per person

Various locations

These walking experiences will make you travel all the way back in time to the prehistoric world. 

(1) “The history of the Algarve’s super salamander” takes place in the Rocha da Pena (Loulé) Protected Area where it becomes very real. Here you can travel back in time and hear the story of the famous Algarve’s super salamander and other animals that lived in the Algarve millions of years ago. Duration: 3h30 | Distance: 3km | Difficulty: Easy

(2) “Discovering rocks and fossils in the city of Loulé”. Let us tell you the stories of rocks and fossils that, hidden in plain sight, are waiting to be discovered. Duration: 3h | Distance: 3km | Difficulty: Easy

Choose from a nature walk (1) and a walk in the city (2).

Available from September to June.

Wine Immersion 115 € / per person

Lagoa e Silves

This is a great tour for wine enthusiastics or just for curious ones. During this tour you will visit two wine states, one in Lagoa and another in Portimão. You will be able to taste 6 wines ( 3 at each vineyard), learn more about the process of wine making and have lunch in a typical restaurant in Monchique Mountains. These mountains are the highest in the south of Portugal and they have stunning views of the surroundings.

Available from April to October. / From Monday to Friday.

Cycling Rural Algarve 85 € / per person

Silves

Come and discover the rural Algarve, on an electric bicycle, through a route from Silves to Messines. The tour is guided by a professional guide who knows the landscape and the local history and will take you through orange groves, cork and almond trees. Telling stories about the costumes and about the importance that figs, almonds, carobs and olive trees always had to the region, your guide will accompany you to the Messines market. Here you can buy local products and then enjoy a picnic with a panoramic view.

Available September to May. / Every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday.

Solar Boat Tour - Tavira and its fishing villages 40 € / per person

Tavira

Come on board to a solar boat to discover more about Tavira, known as Algarve’s Venice. Your guide will introduce you about the history, culture and tradition of this city. The tour takes you through Ria Formosa Natural Park channels to the coastal villages of Santa Luzia and Cabanas, and with special stop at Arraial Ferreira Neto (a fisherman town now transformed into a hotel).

Available all year.

Expericence Booking Form

  • Birdwatching Day Tour
  • Gastronomic & Cultural Tour
  • Mediterranean Flavours Tour
  • Stories recorded in rocks and landscapes
  • Wine Immersion
  • Cycling Rural Algarve
  • Solar Boat Tour - Tavira
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