Children under 18 are welcome but not allowed to have any alchoolic drinks
Beers and Water included.
Own car is needed to reach the meeting point in the countryside at 9.00 in the morning.
Bring your camera to take the most out of the rural Algarve.
Your tour guide will greet you near the farm, located in Silves countryside.
Once at the farm you will enjoy a delicious breakfast with fresh orange juice, cakes and coffee.
We then start the orange farm tour, picking several varieties of citrus fruit, depending on the season. You will have the chance to take away a basket of these delicious fruit with you.
After the picking we stroll through the countryside until we reach an idyllic garden where we’ll taste genuine and authentic food, grilled outdoor under the shade of century old trees.
After lunch and coffee we will walk back to the cars for about 15 minutes
Orange Farm in Silves Countryside
One of the oldest orange farm in Algarve growing citrus fruits for the last four generations
We will walk for about 40 minutes through the beautiful inland Algarve, know as the "Barrocal", full of cork, almonds, figs and carob trees.
An idyllic garden
Last stop is an enchanted garden, where we will cook our food, grilling fish and enjoying local delicacies "Al Fresco"!
We meet at a Café Prata, just outside Silves town center. You will need your own car to reach the meeting point. If you need private transfer please send us an email to check pricing and availability.
Generally Yes. IDs will be checked. Please refer to our Compare Page in order to check if the tour is Family Friendly or not.
The Lunch at the Vineyard experience and Sunset Picnic in Tavira are adults only.
Most of the tours are held rain or shine. That’s how much we love the food! We ask you to check the weather before hand and dress appropriately. And don’t worry, tasting will occur indoors if needed as things don’t taste as good soggy.
The only experience that could be rescheduled in case of severe bad weather conditions are the E-Bikes Tour of Rural Algarve and the Sunset Picnic in Tavira.
You should bring with you a camera and a small bottle of water. When it’s really hot out, we recommend an application of sunscreen on exposed parts of the body and a lightweight pair of sunglasses. During the cooler seasons it’s important to wear and an extra layer of clothing and consider bringing gloves. If it looks like rain we can provide you with a plastic rain poncho.
Please be sure and let us know if you (or anyone in your group) has a dietary restriction (e.g. vegetarian, diabetic, allergy, etc.) when you purchase your tickets. As long as we know in advance, we can accommodate your needs.
On the Orange Farm and Silves Food Tour we can accommodate vegetarians, gluten or dairy intolerances, but not vegans.
On the Moncqhique Hills & Flavor, Portimao Evening Food&Wine Stroll and Sunset Picnic in Tavira, we are unable to accommodate vegetarians, vegans, gluten or dairy intolerance.
Yes! Our tour is in English, but we can do Portuguese, German, Italian or French for private groups of at least 4 people.
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Jill, Ottawa, Canada
"One of the best things we did in Algarve. Our guide Gloria, was knowledgeable, friendly, accommodating and fun. History accompanied by delicious local food that is complemented with fine wine. Final stop holds an amazing surprise followed by dessert and coffee in a beautiful pastry shop"