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Funchal: Food and Wine Walking Tour

Product ID: 64019
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Enjoy a walking tour in lovely Funchal and taste a wide variety of foods and wines along the way. Your guide will take you to producers, bars, stores and a local market, and tell you about local gastronomy as you savor the tastes of Madeira.
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Duration: 180 minutes
Starting time 10:30 AM
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Experience

Highlights
  • Stop at 9 venues for 11 food and 6 drink tastings
  • Admire the sights in the beautiful city of Funchal
  • Taste traditional products from local markets, restaurants and wine producers
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Discover the exciting history of Funchal as you sample its flavors on a 3-hour guided walk. Hear about the city’s past, admire its architecture and of course try some famous Madeira wines. Taste traditional foods from restaurants and the local market.

Enjoy 9 stops in all, with 11 food and 6 drink tastings. The following venues are stops on this tour:
• O Calhau
• Uau Cacau: a 100 percent Madeiran chocolate factory, that’s all about elegant chocolates and traditional flavors that are simply Irresistible
• Blandy's Wine Lodge: the wines from this producer are appreciated all over the world, and their older wines enjoy the highest reputation among top professionals
• Fabrica de Santo Antonio: a factory that produces the best-known Madeira cookies and sweets from traditional recipes
• Cristalina Chique: this typical bar is popular among the locals, who enjoy eating the black scabbard fillet sandwiches or fresh tuna, at any time of the day
• Mercados dos Lavradores: the farmers market in Funchal offers up colorful flowers, seasonal exotic fruits and a wide variety of fish
• A Mercadora: this typical Madeiran grocery store sells various spices as well as beans, potatoes and much more – try the famous sugar cane spirit poncho
• Venda da Donna Maria: sample tasty regional and home cooking at this old town restaurant that offers a menu of typical Madeiran cuisine
• Chocolate e Menta: a tea house where you end off your morning filled with delicacies. From here you’ll return to the departure point.
Includes
  • 11 food tastings
  • 6 drinks

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Meeting point

Meet at the entrance of the H&M store located next to Rotunda do Infante (Infant's Roundabout sculpture)

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All tours are conducted in English.
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Product ID: 64019