Enjoy handpicked experiences and outstanding destinations through our bespoke tours Portugal service; perfect for discerned travellers. As travel designers based in Portugal, we work closely with you to create your desired luxury, custom experience. Experience Portugal ´ s food, art, culture, history, wine, nature, artisans, fashion & shopping, spas and wellness and more.
Our bespoke tours include:
– A fully personalised tour itinerary, visible in our app
– Excellent rooms in Portugal’s best hotels
– A professional chauffeur and superior vehicle
– Certified tour guides in all monuments & museums
– Private experiences, including winery tours & tastings, boat charters, visits to artisans and exclusive experiences we do not publicise.
– Restaurant & evening entertainment reservations
– Anything else you may require whilst in Portugal
Classic Portugal’s aim is to be your trusted travel designer in Portugal, creating premium & luxury bespoke travel experiences you will remember for a lifetime.
Please reach out to discuss your preferences by clicking here. Once received, we schedule a video call with our luxury travel advisor, who will create your complimentary Tour Proposal.
On our custom tours Portugal we take you to the most exclusive restaurants and wineries in Portugal. Our food guides are experts in Portuguese cuisine and wine. They will introduce you to regional dishes, culinary specialities, table and port wines on our custom tours Portugal. From rural, unknown tascas to city Michelin star restaurants, we have broad knowledge of all cuisine in Portugal and can fit to each individual taste. Gastronomy experiences include winemaker for a day, Chef’s table, cookery classes, Fado dinners, walking food tours, olive oil & wine tastings, harvest experiences, food festas and more.
Portugal has many traditional ways of working, especially with the hands. On a bespoke tour Portugal discover arts and crafts, including basketry, tiles, filigree jewellery, woodwork, ceramics, textiles and more. We offer exclusive experiences on our tailor made tours with local crafts people; either observing them work or taking a class yourself. You will learn about the local traditions and rural living, especially those crafts which are at risk of disappearing.
The monuments of Portugal are vast and distinct to each region. Influences are do diverse and include Neolithic, Roman, Moorish and Manueline. We introduce you to outstanding destinations, through the monuments and the history of Portugal. From grand palaces to medieval castles, Portugal has vast and unique historical monuments. Your custom tour in Portugal can include a certified tour guide, who will describe the history of each place in detail as you enjoy a bespoke tour Portugal.
We offer memorable and unique experiences in nature on our bespoke tours Portugal. Each region has its own special experiences to offer which we incorporate into your tailor made tour. They include stargazing, picnics, ballooning, coasteering, hiking, horse-riding, helicopter rides, beach yoga, biking, wolf tracking, birdwatching and more. Our custom tours Portugal are the best way to see Portugal’s nature at its finest.
A tailor made tour is the perfect chance to get off the beaten track. We will take you to rural hideaways, secret beaches, hidden monuments, hilltop ruins and more. Discover parts of Portugal which are not well documented. Make your bespoke tour in Portugal totally unique by exploring new places, tasting the local speciality foods, and learning the history and tales of some unique and hidden locations.
Spending time on the water in Portugal is an experience you will not forget. Hire a private yacht to sail alongside natural parks, around beautiful bays or down the rugged coastline. You can also enjoy a relaxing sunset boat trip on Portugal’s rivers. We can also arrange other water activities such as surfing, kayaking and SUP. With Portugal offering so much coast, time on the water is perfect for custom tours Portugal.
Portugal is home to some of the best spas in Europe. Most of them are set amongst stunning nature with amazing backdrops. Choose from a menu of body treatments, massages and facials. Enjoy infrared saunas, steam room, laconium and herbal saunas, plus indoor pools with underwater sound therapy, color therapy and massage jets. Enjoy lunch at spa hotels and taste regional, market-inspired tasting menus and regional wines from across Portugal. You can always expand your tailor-made tour by taking a look around nearby villages and browsing regional, rural products such as food, wine and beauty.
The Portuguese culture is rich and diverse. Uncover all Portugal has to offer from traditional culture to the contemporary. We can arrange street art tours, walking food tours, Fado shows, tickets to theatre, or music performances. Explore Lisbon and Porto´s varied and distinct museums and art galleries. Soak up the cafe culture, visit a sporting event, enjoy harvest experiences in wineries and festas in the cities and villages on our custom tours Portugal.
I created Classic Portugal in 2019 to share my passion of experiencing Portugal as a tourist – because I was one! Back in 2016 I moved from London to Lisbon to follow my love of surfing. Since then I have spent much time travelling around Portugal, experiencing the country in many different ways, from visiting the grand monuments of Lisbon to hiking in the mountains with a traditional Portuguese shepherd. These days I am constantly searching for new places and new experiences in this beautiful country. I love to share what I discover with our international visitors and strive to craft tours with luxury in mind. Let me know how I am doing…