Tailor-Made Wine Tours Alentejo

Known for its vast vineyards, hot and dry climate, and rich winemaking tradition, Alentejo has gained recognition for producing high-quality wines.

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Luxury Wine Tours in Alentejo

The Soul of Portugal

Nestled in the heart of Portugal, the Alentejo region unfolds as a tapestry of golden plains, rolling hills, and vibrant vineyards, offering an enchanting escape into the world of traditional winemaking. This sun-drenched land is not only a testament to Portugal's rich cultural heritage but also a paradise for wine lovers seeking an immersive experience.

With its hot and dry climate perfect for cultivating a diverse range of grape varieties, Alentejo has carved out a niche for itself on the global stage, producing great wines that captivate connoisseurs and casual enthusiasts alike. Stroll leisurely through the vineyards, witnessing firsthand the meticulous care and dedication poured into crafting each exquisite bottle of wine.

But Alentejo is not just about wine – it's also a region rich in history and culture. Take a trip back in time on a guided tour of the streets of Monsaraz, marveling at the whitewashed houses and small shops of local handicrafts. Cycle or hike along scenic trails, birdwatch along the coast, or experience stargazing under the Alqueva sky, a certified Dark Sky Reserve.

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The Alentejo wine region boasts boundless natural beauty, featuring vast plains, quaint villages, and historic towns waiting to be discovered. Delve into Alentejo's rich winemaking tradition, where white wines shine brightly alongside reds. The region's warm climate, with hot summers and mild winters, creates the perfect conditions for grape cultivation.

Winemaking in Alentejo dates back to Roman times when they planted vines in the fertile soil. Today, wineries combine modern techniques with traditional methods, resulting in high-quality wines that reflect the unique terroir of the region. Experience the unique flavors firsthand with private tours to learn all about the local wine production, history, and ongoing innovation.


Historic streets at every turn: Alentejo is home to historic towns, Roman ruins, Gothic architecture, and a historic center. Other notable towns include Evora, Beja, Portalegre, and Elvas.

Natural beauty as far as the eye can see: The Alentejo region is known for its stunning natural landscapes, which include vast plains, rolling hills, old cork oak forests, and a rugged coastline.

Trinkets and treasures: Alentejo's pottery is characterized by its rustic style and vibrant colors, while its cork products include everything from coasters to handbags.

Regional gastronomy delights: Indulge in the culinary treasures of the region, with specialties such as migas, açorda, and carne de porco à Alentejana. Experience the renowned Alentejo olive oil, celebrated for its exceptional quality and unique flavor profile. Adding an Alentejo food tour to your trip never disappoints.

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Explore Ancient Olive Groves


Experience a guided tour of an Alentejo olive farm, produced exquisite extra virgin olive oil for three generations. Wander through ancient groves, witness the meticulous hand-picking process, and explore the production area. Savor the pure, rich flavors during an exclusive olive oil tasting.

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Learn Traditional Cooking


Enter the historic Fitapreta Wine Estate for an immersive, hands-on cooking lesson of regional recipes. Learn the secrets of Portuguese cuisine from your expert chef guide. Savor your creations paired with estate wines at a delightful lunch, celebrating the rich heritage of this 14th-century gem.

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Explore Historical Hilltop Villages


Discover the enchanting hilltop village of Monsaraz, where time stands still. Stroll through its historic streets, admire whitewashed houses, and embrace breathtaking Alentejo vistas. Explore local handicrafts and experience an open-air museum in July, celebrating the region's rich traditions.

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Discover the Wines of Alentejo


Experience the exquisite Herdade do Esporão, an Alentejo gem surrounded by vineyards. Revel in a guided visit, wine pairing lunch, and marvel at the estate's landscape. Discover their modern winery, sophisticated facilities, and indulge in a barrel-aged wine tasting featuring Esporão's finest.

Custom Travel Itineraries

At Into The Vineyard, we pride ourselves on our ability to offer you complete freedom to build your perfect trip. Start with one of our many sample itineraries and customize as you desire, or start with a blank page, and with the help of our expert Trip Planners, we can create your dream wine-inspired travel experience. 


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