Olhão is located in the heart of Ria Formosa Reserve. A fishermen town facing an intricate landscape of lagoons, canals, salt pans and sand banks that are separated from the Atlantic by several barrier islands.
Known as a fishermen town, with its houses with roof terraces and minarets it is a patchwork of white cubes and original chimneys which earned the epithet of the “cubist” city.
By doing this tour with us you will be guided by the history and mythic stories of Olhão. We will walk through the alleys and the labyrinth of lanes and little streets discovering interesting corners. And to have an outstanding experience we will discover the small and typical food houses to taste the best food specialties of the city and wine from the region.
The tour takes you around the city center, the alleys and labyrunth of lanes while you will learn about the history and the legends of the city. Also this tour will take you to the most iconic “tascas” (small typical restaurants) from the city to taste their specialty dishes. You will have included 3 drinks and 8 small typical snacks.
Time: 10h30 (please arrive 10 minutes earlier to the meeting point. We all want to have a great experience starting on time)
When: Wednesday & Thursday
Language: English (Portuguese, French & German on request )
Duration: approximately 3 hours
Distance: 2,3 km / 1,6 miles (easy)
Group size: 2 pax min, 15 pax max
Children: 6 -10 years old: 25€ | < 6 years old: free
Included: Guided visit on the city center plus 8 food tasting and 3 drinks (glass of wine from the region, beer, juice or water)
Sales: Tickets must be purchased by 3pm the day before and are non-refundable
Flights and airport transfers not included.
The Algarve is widely known for the beauty of its beaches, the excellent sunny days and mild climate. But along with all this there is also an Algarve still hidden, with natural parks where you can admire species of little known birds. Where you can find tracks by the sea and in the interior where few go, where there are still ancient traditions and you can learn to live healthy and joyous rhythm even if it is only during the holidays.
We selected the best specialists in different areas to work with us and we offer you a complete product, that has been tested so that customers can have great vacation. In the comfort of your home you can select dates and programs that we have set for your holiday. You can even organize a group of friends and suggest your own dates to do a program together.
When choosing a vacation package from Algarve Nature Tours you can rely on us to have a quality holiday, with full assistance and satisfaction.
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