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Outdoor Wine Tastings and Picnics in Portugal

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Portugal is famous for its warm temperatures. The weather in Portugal is one of its main attractions and one of the reasons thousands of tourists choose Portugal as their holiday’s destination.

With these warm sunny days there are few things that can rival with a picnic in the vineyards with a glass filled with the best of Portuguese wines. So grab a basket and discover these great picnics in Portugal.

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Douro views at Quinta da Pacheca

Immerse yourself in the magnificent scenery and great gastronomy, with your family or friends atQuinta da Pacheca in the Douro region. Head out on an adventure among the vineyards and when you find your hotspot, open your blanket and taste the delicacies that Quinta da Pacheca has prepared for you.

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Tour, Wine Tastings and a Picnic among the Vineyards at Quinta de Santa Cristina

At Quinta de Santa Cristina, in the famous Portuguese Vinho Verde region, you will be able to enjoy a walking tour to the winery and the vineyards while tasting some of the best wines of the region, ending the visit with an excellent regional picnic with family or friends, enjoying the magnificent landscape, in close contact with Nature. A relaxing moment in the vineyard, tasting the best of the regional food and a bottle of good wine.

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Picnic on the Farm at Quinta e Hotel Rural Madre de Água

Quinta e Hotel Rural Madre de Água provides you the perfect moments for tasting the regional products of the farm. Here you will be able to relax within its 60 hectares consisting of vineyards, olive grove, orchard, forest, organic garden and fields of red fruits.

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Regional products and Wine Tasting in a Picnic at Quinta do Pôpa

With your better-half, friends or family, Quinta do Pôpa is one of the best spots for a picnic this summer. Book a picnic basket and head out to the vineyards where you can taste different varieties of Douro wines, lie on the blanket and taste the delicacies made especially for you, always keeping the river Douro in scope.

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Picnic with Regional Products Tasting at Adega Mayor

In the beautiful and untouched landscape of the Alentejo plains you can visit Adega Mayor, an awarded building where you can visit the winery, the cellars and learn more about the secrets of wine production. At the end of the visit engage in a regional picnic with bread, olives, cheeses, sausages, jam, tortillas, quiche, pie, fruit and cake while tasting four Adega Mayor Wines.

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Wine tasting in the Vineyards at Quinta do Seixo

Quinta do Seixo offers you the opportunity to have an outdoor experience in the vineyards and to contact with nature and the fantastic scenery of the Douro. A picnic in the vineyards at Quinta do Seixo, overlooking the Douro River, is a true moment of relaxation with the best of regional food and a bottle of good wine.

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Bike Tour and Picnic in the Wild at Casas do Côro

Casas do Côro are set on a breathtaking site providing you an idyllic location for a gourmet picnic in the nature with total privacy at the Vineyard Lounge. You will find a comfortable table between the vines, with a lot of candles creating a totally chill out ambiance. As a backdrop you have a fantastic view of the village and of the magnificent sunset.

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Visit to the Winery and Picnic in The Vineyard at Monte da Ravasqueira

Monte da Ravasqueira is a wine estate in Alentejo, covering a vast area of the ??typical Alentejo landscape. Here you can visit the vineyard, winery and cellar and taste some of the best wines of the region. After the visit, pick a basket and head for a picnic in the vineyards with different snacks and Portuguese regional products as well as wine tasting.

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Wine Tourism in Portugal

***Grabbed from:  http://blog.winetourismportugal.com/wine-tasting-picnics-in-portugal