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Portugal Real Food Adventure, featuring Galicia

From £1725 for 8 days
Trip Overview
Uncover the flavours of Galicia and Portugal on this eight-day Real Food Adventure. Sample tender, paprika-infused octopus in Santiago de Compostela and learn how to whip up your own Galician seafood classics in seaside Vigo. Cross the border and discover how centuries of invasion and trade have given Portuguese cuisine a mixture of Mediterranean, African Middle Eastern influences. Sip port among the terrace vineyards of Douro Valley and enjoy hearty, farm-fresh cooking at an Alentejo agriturismo. Complement your meals with cultural treats like a visit to the Roman ruins and Gothic wonder of Evora, before kicking back with Lisbon locals and a glass of ginjinha (wild cherry liqueur). Felicidades (cheers)!
Essential Info
Starts: Santiago de Compostela
Ends: Lisbon
Ages: Min 15
Theme: Food
Trip Code: IZMZP
Activity Level:     
Countries visited: Portugal, Spain
What's Included

Meals

5 Breakfasts included
3 Lunches included
3 Dinners included

Transport

Train,Private Vehicle,Public bus,Ferry

Accommodation

Hotel (6 nights),Farmstay (1 nights)

Trip Highlights

•   Cook up a Galician feast using Vigo's finest seafood

•   Sip world-class wines in the spectacular Douro Valley wine region

•   Discover why Alentejo is Portugal’s best kept foodie secret o9n a farnstay

•   Stand around with the Lisbon locals and enjoy a tipple of cherry liqueur before midday

Dates & Availability
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Departing: 7th May 2020
Returning: 14th May 2020
£1,740pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 14th May 2020
Returning: 21st May 2020
£1,790pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 21st May 2020
Returning: 28th May 2020
£1,740pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 28th May 2020
Returning: 4th Jun 2020
£1,740pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 4th Jun 2020
Returning: 11th Jun 2020
£1,845pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 18th Jun 2020
Returning: 25th Jun 2020
£1,845pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 20th Jun 2020
Returning: 27th Jun 2020
£1,845pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 25th Jun 2020
Returning: 2nd Jul 2020
£1,845pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 2nd Jul 2020
Returning: 9th Jul 2020
£1,915pp
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Availability: Good
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Itinerary & Notes
Hola! Welcome to Santiago de Compostela, the capital of northwest Spain’s Galicia region. Your adventure begins with a welcome meeting at 6 pm today. After your welcome meeting, get to know your fellow travellers over a traditional Galician meal. For seafood lovers, tasting pulpo a la gallega (Galician style octopus) is highly recommended!
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