1 day
Duration
November
Month
Alentejo
Location

Come enjoy a tour where the chestnut rules! A day completely dedicated to the Chestnut and Chestnut tree through the crafts, exhibitions, gastronomy and more. During the Chestnut Fair, enter the Castle of Marvão and enjoy the historical heritage and contemplate its spectacular landscapes.

DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION Marvão/Portagem
DURATION

1 day

WEAR Comfortable athletic clothing, hat, and jacket.

 

INCLUDED

Follow-up service Try Portugal;

Visit the House of Culture;
Lunch in a typical restaurant;
Visita a farm with produces the Wine of Carving

Tasting of typical regional products and the famous wine of the carving, and a small gift of the tour;

INSURANCE: Tours are fully insured according to the Portuguese Law in force for its activity All participants on our tours will be insured for Personal Accidents in the amount of 3.500 € for medical expenses and 20.000 € in case of death or permanent disability. We also have a limited liability insurance of 50.000 €.

TERMS & CONDITIONS: As per our General Terms. Please ask.

NOTE: The displayed price is calculated for a group of 50 people and doesn’t include VAT.

For more information please contact us.

Day 1

Arrival to Marvão (Meeting with the representative of Try Portugal)

Start with a visit to the House of Culture, where a thematic exhibition is dedicated to chestnut and the Chestnut tree will be displayed, where you can appreciate old embroidery with chestnut bark, stairs in chestnut, chestnut wood basketry, craftsmen working live, or even the application of this fruit and its derivatives in gastronomy.

Visit the Chestnut Fair, free time to visit and enjoy this experience.

Departure to the village of Portagem for a typical lunch of the region.

We will continue our tour to a typical farm of wine of carving, where we will be able to observe where this special wine from Portugal is made. There are only about 10 certified producers throughout the country. The fifth in question is that we are going to visit, one of these belonging to this list so exclusive.

After the visit, wine tasting of the own production of the farmhouse together with regional cheese and regional tasting.

At the end of this wonderful experience of arousing our tastes, we bid farewell to our visitors with a pleasant memory of the region so that this experience can always be remembered.