Immerse yourself in Lisbon’s historic wine culture on this personalised experience with a like-minded Local Host. Discover where the locals head for their fix of the best Portuguese reds, whites and roses. As well as the classics, experience how globally influences have impacted the wine culture here. Get to know a fellow wine fanatic in a historic area of the city!
What You'll DoJoin a like-minded Local Host who is passionate about Portuguese wine and will guide you through the maze of narrow cobbled streets in Lisbon's oldest neighbourhood to hidden bars home to the best wines and loved by locals. Learn a little about the different wine regions of Portugal as you sample some of the wines they produce! From crisp and aromatic Arinto whites from the Lisboa region to the full-bodied reds of Alentejo, your Local Host will help you choose a wine to try at each bar you visit based on your preferences. As dusk falls and the locals start to unwind for the evening, explore this historic area, admiring the Moorish architecture, spotting buildings that have stood since Medieval times and wandering past houses covered in beautiful, traditional tiles. You'll visit three different bars, and sample a different wine at each bar, giving you a taste of some of the flavours of Portuguese wine! Along with this enjoy some small plates of nibbles - known as petiscos - with your wine, and you'll be starting your evening just like the locals! * Join a like-minded Local Host to explore Lisbon's most historic neighbourhood and enjoy some wine tasting! * Visit three different bars and enjoy a glass of wine in each one * Learn a little about Portuguese wine from your Local Host along the way * Enjoy some small plates of nibbles with your wine, known as petiscos * Sample different varieties of regional or national wine, the choice is yours! * Soak up the ambiance in Alfama as you stroll through the area and discover hidden local bars