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Portugal Real Food Adventure, featuring Galicia

From £1840 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


5 Breakfasts included
3 Lunches included
3 Dinners included


Train,Private Vehicle,Public bus,Ferry


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

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Departing: 6th May 2021
Returning: 13th May 2021
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Returning: 20th May 2021
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Departing: 27th May 2021
Returning: 3rd Jun 2021
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Returning: 17th Jun 2021
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Returning: 24th Jun 2021
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Returning: 8th Jul 2021
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Departing: 15th Jul 2021
Returning: 22nd Jul 2021
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Returning: 12th Aug 2021
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Departing: 26th Aug 2021
Returning: 2nd Sep 2021
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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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