Discover insider experiences in Portugal

Looking for things to do in Portugal during your boutique-hotel stay? Join one of our insider experiences to get the full Portuguese picture…

  1. History and culture

    Lisbon

    Saint-spotting and scavenger hunts: Lisbon for kids

    Lisbon’s long history made fun for all the family

    Duration
    3 hours

    Price for 2 people €155


    Why you should go

    History tours aren't always a child’s best friend, but this interactive odyssey through Lisbon’s heart will keep the whole family entertained.

  2. Food and drink

    Douro Valley

    Vines and valleys wine-tasting tour

    Make multiple ports of call in the world’s most spectacular wine region

    Duration
    8 hours

    Price for 2 people €460


    Why you should go

    Explore the rugged riverine landscape and taste the bounty of the Douro Valley’s quintas on this tour with wine-world insider João Koehler.

  3. History and culture

    Lisbon

    Let the games begin: local Lisbon for kids

    Gear up for a game-filled gallivant through Lisbon’s oldest quarters

    Duration
    3 hours

    Price for 2 people €155


    Why you should go

    Take a family-friendly leap into Lisbon’s lesser-known lore, as local guides enlist games, stories and scavenger hunts to put the fun firmly back in the facts.

  4. Food and drink

    Porto

    Beyond the barrel

    You’ll be making pitstops for petiscos, port and pudding in Porto’s historic neighbourhoods.

    Duration
    5 hours and 30 minutes

    Price for 2 people $350


    Why you should go

    More than a quick bite: join this food tour to spend a day getting to know Porto’s lesser-known food traditions, local institutions and kitchen heroes.

  5. Food and drink

    Lisbon

    Culinary crossroads

    Taste your way through Lisbon’s colonial history, via the city’s cross-continental cuisine

    Duration
    5 hours and 30 minutes

    Price for 2 people $360


    Why you should go

    Trace – and taste – your way through Lisbon’s history as a cultural crossroads from its Age of Exploration heyday to the present, trying globe-trotting Portuguese cuisine from Campo de Ourique’s most historic spots.

  6. History and culture

    Lisbon

    Saudade – a cultural treasure hunt through Lisbon

    Trace the development of a unique emotion in Portuguese art, literature and culture.

    Duration
    2 hours and 30 minutes

    Price for 2 people €215


    Why you should go

    Join a Lisboeta man of letters on the search for saudade, the uniquely Portuguese emotion that permeates Lisbon’s art and literary scenes.

  7. Food and drink

    Lisbon

    Flour power: mastering pastel de nata

    Learn to make the celebrated Portuguese custard tart in this hands-on baking workshop in Chiado.

    Duration
    2 hours and 30 minutes

    Price for 2 people €450


    Why you should go

    In this anything-but-cookie-cutter masterclass, you’ll learn from an expert baker in his Chiado kitchen and leave with a time-tested recipe that’s been handed down over generations.