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Portimão: Past and Present of the fish canning industry

Relive the golden moments of the canning industry and savour the renaissance that has been taking place in recent years in Portimão.

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Overview

The Past: Visit the Museu de Portimão, a converted 19th/20th century sardine and mackerel canning factory with its superb interactive recreation of the production lines and the daily working life in the sardine cannery during its heyday. The Present: taste the best canned and salted fish produced in Portimão directly at the factory and in local tabernas, paired with locally sourced wines.

Highlights

Portimão Museum

Portimão Museum

The memory of the canning industry and the deep historical relationship with the River Arade and the Atlantic Ocean are the central themes of this first stop.

A visit to a modern Canning Factory

A visit to a modern Canning Factory

We tour the entire production area, where each process is explained in detail, always interacting with employees!

A Delicious Tasting

A Delicious Tasting

Divine petiscos in flavor and presentation, accompanied by a super attentive service where friendliness is always the main course

Tickets

Portimão Evening Wine & Food Stroll

FROM$88.05/pp

Portimão: Past and Present of the fish canning industry

Portugal· 6 hours

FROM$88/pp