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Wine and Food Evening Walking Tour in Ponta Delgada
The Azores enjoy a centuries-old reputation as manufacturer of some of Europe’s most exquisite wines! With a unique terroir of volcanic soils, maritime winds and lava rock landscapes, Azorean wines have travelled to win their presence at the tables of wine lovers allover the world.
Discover this exciting heritage by joining a small group of like-minded wine lovers and visit trendy eateries and wine bars in Ponta Delgada, the main city of the Azores islands. Learn about the history, evolution and manufacturing techniques of Azorean wines, and their impact on the local lifestyle and culture.
This 3h evening walking tour will present you with a selection of 5 top-quality local wines, delicious food pairings and many compelling stories!
€115 per Adult / Youth (12+)
What makes this tour unique
• Learn from a wine & food expert guide
• Taste top-quality local wines, paired with delicious foods
• Gain knowledge and background of Azorean wines
• Quietly visit some of the best spots in town
• Small-group evening tour
Meet your expert local guide at the City Gates and explore some of the best eateries and bars in Ponta Delgada. Enjoy a fun, relaxed and delicious introduction to Azores wines and foods, listen to compelling stories, and get many recommendations of where to eat and drinks in the city.
Example of Itinerary and Tastings
By visiting different bars and eateries in the charming Ponta Delgada, this tour will introduce you to 5 Azorean wines and foods. The menu can vary, but normally you will taste "fragrance" wine, the most traditional of all Azorean wines, volcanic white wines, with their unique mix of minerality and Atlantic aromas, a red wine, and a fortified wine. The foods include seafood, meats and artisanal cheese.
All wines and foods are put in context through compelling stories, delivered by the Hungry Whales expert and enthusiastic culinary guides.
The price includes all food and drinks. Our small groups ensure a personalized and educational experience, making sure that wine and food lovers will really enjoy this fun tour through the heart of Ponta Delgada.
Good to know
• Tour includes 5 tastings (5 wines and food pairings)
• Portions served are generous
• Optional beer and non-alcoholic beverages available
• Small group, up to 12 pax
• Relaxed and personalised experience, tailored to the group
You can expect a great tour and sparkling whale-tons of fun!
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