Porto Taste Discoveries Tour

A lively, highly sensory, small-group Porto food tour in Europe's most exciting new food and wine destination.

Sample tradition and innovation by taking a deep dive on our Porto food tour. Explore the classical and contemporary Portuguese table, tasting palette-teasing small dishes complimented by wine and Port.

Stroll through ancient neighbourhoods with our engaging and informed guides, and discover their favorite artisan purveyors, with traditions stretching back centuries. Walk through splendid squares and gaze at mesmerizing river views.

Fresh, baked, preserved, juicy, cured, roasted, savory and sweet… from gourmet coffees to exotic chocolates, fragrant hams, pungent cheeses, tangy tuna and wicked pastries, from floral olive oils to noble Douro wine and Port…

Our Porto food tour has five sampling stops and 3.5 hours of rich gastronomic and cultural immersion.

What’s included?

  • Facemasks, gloves and sanitiser gel
  • All food, drinks and admissions

Exclusions

Nothing is excluded

Please note

  • The tour lasts 3.5 hours and includes 2 km of unhurried walking, with a short section of gentle climb and a few steps. There are frequent stops where you can sit, and plenty of clean restrooms
  • You will be sampling Portuguese food and wine. Please have your normal breakfast before joining the tour
  • Capacity minimum 2 pax – maximum 6 pax
  • If you are vegetarian, please tell us when you book your tour

What do I need to bring?

  • We provide masks, but please bring your favourite mask if you wish
  • It is advised to bring a bottle of water
  • Please wear appropriate clothing if it is raining

Cancellation policy

  • We will charge a cancellation fee of 100% if booking is cancelled 2 days or less before the event

 

Itinerary

Banco BPI, Rua de Santa Catarina 104, 4000-442 Porto
We meet in front of BPI Bank
Mengos
Pastries and coffee at a charming traditional Portuguese coffee house
Comer e Chorar Por Mais
A deliciously traditional grocery store
Light lunch stop
A modern take on the canned fish industry, or a delightful traditional local restaurant (taberna)
Secret olive oil tasting
A fascinating introduction to the Portuguese world of olive oil
Chocolataria Equador
A moment of chocolate indulgence, hot shot or truffle

 

Meeting points

You can start this experience at the following places.
In front of Banco BPI
Rua de Santa Catarina 104, 4000-442 Porto, Portugal