A Traditional Fisherman's day from Lisbon, in Setúbal

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A Traditional Fisherman's day from Lisbon, in Setúbal
Duration

Durations: 6 Hour(s)

Group Size

Group Size: 1+

Languages

Languages: English

Delve into Portugal’s traditional fishing heritage on this private guided fishing experience from Lisbon that includes a traditional lunch.

From £ 77.20 per person

  1. Tour Overview

    After crossing Lisbon’s old bridge, travel along the coast to the Arrábida Mountain Range where you can see the breath-taking views of the Sado estuary. It´s listed as one of the most beautiful bays of the world. Driving down the Arrábida Mountain arrival at the city of Setúbal, where you will visit the Livramento Market that was established in 1930.

    In June/2015 by USA Today Travel (Food & Wine), considered this market as one of the 10 best fish markets of the world. The market’s distinctive tiled walls, called “Azulejos”, comprised of 5,700 decorative tile pieces, the wall panels measure about 1,259 square feet and depict scenes of everyday local activities such as fishing and farming. You will see an assortment of local seafood laid out on counters and get to know how fish actually look like…

    Sardines are a favourite at the market. According to the Portuguese National Tourist Office, 13 sardines per second are consumed in Portugal during the month of June.

    To end your experience, and before heading back to Lisbon, you will lunch at a typical family run fisherman´s restaurant where you will eat a delicious and traditional Mediterranean meal.

  2. Tour Itinerary

    Day 1 : Arrábida Mountain Range

    You start by being picked-up for your private tour, at a hotel or cruise port in Lisbon. After crossing Lisbon’s old bridge, travel along the coast to the Arrábida Mountain Range where you can see the breath-taking views of the Sado estuary, which is listed as one of the most beautiful bays of the world. Driving down the Arrábida Mountain arrival at the city of Setúbal, where you will visit the Livramento Market that was established in 1930.


    Crossing Lisbon´s "Golden Gate"
    Travelling to the Arrábida Mountain Range we will cross Lisbon’s old bridge. Continuing from here we will drive down to the Setúbal Wine Region.
    One of the most beautiful bays in the world.
    Along the coast to the Arrábida Mountain Range, you will be able to see the breath-taking views of the Sado estuary, which is listed as one of the most beautiful bays of the world.
    Livramento Market
    In June/2015 by USA Today Travel (Food & Wine), considered the Livramento Market as one of the 10 best fish markets of the world. The market’s distinctive tiled walls, called “Azulejos”, comprised of 5,700 decorative tile pieces, the wall panels measure about 1,259 square feet and depict scenes of everyday local activities such as fishing and farming. You will see an assortment of local seafood laid out on counters and get to know how fish actually look like… Sardines are a favourite at the market. According to the Portuguese National Tourist Office, 13 sardines per second are consumed in Portugal during the month of June. To end your experience, and before heading back to Lisbon, you will lunch at a typical family run fisherman´s restaurant where you will eat a delicious and traditional Mediterranean meal.
    Lunch Time ;-)
    To end your experience, and before heading back to Lisbon, you will lunch at a typical family run fisherman´s restaurant where you will eat a delicious and traditional Mediterranean meal.
    Forte São Filipe
    Time permitting, we could drive up to the Forte de São Filipe. One of the first "star-fort" structures build near Lisbon.

  3. What's Included

    • Pick-up and drop off at a hotel in Lisbon or the cruise port;
    • Private tour with Professional guide (just your group and your guide);
    • Transport by air-conditioned minivan or car;
    • Traditional fisherman’s lunch

  4. What's Excluded

    • Any other items not mentioned in the program

  5. FAQs

    Please Note:

    Not wheelchair accessible

    Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking

    • Tour itinerary is subject to favorable weather conditions.
    • Not suitable for pets
    • Infants must not sit on laps
    • Infant seats unavailable
    • Not recommended for people with heart conditions
    • Dress code is comfortable clothes for walking at the beach and enjoying your lunch Hotel pickups commence prior to this time 
    • Your meeting point is flexible, and to be agreed with your Guide. The meeting point will be at your hotel or accommodation, or your Guide will meet you at a convenient location close to your hotel or accommodation.

  6. Cancellation Policy

    • We will charge a cancellation fee of 100% if booking is cancelled 24 hours or less before event
    • We will charge a cancellation fee of 6% if booking is cancelled 999 days or less before event

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