We will meet at the in front of the Lions Square in Porto, where we will start our walking tour of about 40 min, we will walk through downtown, Clerigos Area, where guests will see an Olive Tree Garden and we will then walk towards the jewish Quarter, where we will see some olive trees and there will be then time for a photo stop from a very picturesque Viewpoint . We will then, keep walking through a street that locals use to avoid crowds and we will see the street where Oliva&Co is located, this will be the place where we will have our immersive experience, we will learn a lot about olive oil as well as taste some different varieties of such an interesting ingredient of our Mediterranean diet!
Hello, my name is Luis Ribeiro, i am a cruise manager working for AmaWaterways in the major european waterways such as the Douro river, Rhine and Danube. Love what i do. My background has nothing to do with tourism/hospitality ( as a matter of fact, i hold a law degree ) but i fell in love with the industry since day one and i really love to share my city with my guests, it is truly a pleasure to show the beautiful country that is Portugal This experience will be hosted by me or by my friend or João Ribeiro, very experienced guides and with a lot of experience in the hospitality world!
We will provide different kinds of olive oil as well as some other ingredients to pair with it!
Clerigos Area, famous for the iconic landmark ( Clerigos Tower ) and just across the street, a garden with olive trees. Jewish Quarter of Porto, we will be passing by Miradouro da Vitoria - Viewpoint Oliva e Co - Olive oil Shop, where the tasting will take place
Olive Oil tasting and walking tour