Lisboa (City Center / Old Town / Belem)April 4, 2019
Sintra / Cascais / BelémApril 4, 2019
Wines, Pastries and Castles – The wonderful trilogy of Setubal, Arrábida and Azeitão
: 2-7 pax (Prices for 2 people)
: 7/8 h
Wines with history, Table delights and stunning scenery
*Prices include wine tasting (2 wines per person)
Our journey begins at the hotel / apartment.
We continue towards the Museum House and Cellars of JMF, where we will have a
guided tour by a specialized guide.
The visit begins in the Museum Room with a brief explanation of the company history.
After a walk through the garden, the wineries are visited:
- where the Brotherhood of Periquita is held annually also the most of the house moscatel wines are kept. At the end of the visit is offered the wine tasting.
Then we will go to the pastry O Cego, where the most famous pies of Azeitão are made. A chance to also taste other sweets. We follow our trip to the top of the Arrábida mountain, where we can enjoy a breathtaking view of the Tróia peninsula and the Atlantic. We descend the mountain and visit the Fort of São Filipe, which was the first defensive structure started in the time of king D. Afonso IV, with the function of stopping the assaults of pirates and corsairs, usually coming from North Africa.
Then we will continue to the city of Setúbal, where we will taste the typical dishes of the region, be it the fresh fish or the not less famous fried cuttlefish.
Returning to the hotel / apartment, we will go the Statue of Cristo Rei to observe a unique view of the south bank over beautiful Lisbon.