Kensington Tours has announced the latest addition to their portfolio, private guided tours to Portugal. Penned by Lord Byron as “Glorious Eden,” Portugal features old world European charm fused with Iberian flavors. From 5-star culinary tours, wine and port tastings, Fado music and Duoro River cruises to nights at pousadas and days touring the mainland or island hopping, the new Portugal offerings are said to “let travelers discover Portugal in all her glory”.
Featuring first class local guides, a collection of 3-star, 4-star and 5-star accommodations, choice of private and shared tours, transfers, and 24/7 support, Kensington’s Portugal offerings can be customized with an added pilgrimage to Spain or extra time in Morocco.
The “4 Day Madeira Discovery” features: strolls through markets, sampling of wines, visiting a local village, watching a traditional folkshow, Portuguese banquet, panoramic coastal drives and golden beaches within the island of Madeira.
The “7 Day Gastronomic Lisbon and Porto” features: visits to Lisbon, Porto, Sintra, Cascais, Estoril and the jewels of the Douro Valley; culinary feasts, port farms and sampling Ginjinha to Fado, Lord Byron's Eden, and seaside strolls.
The “7 Day Northern Portugal Explorer” features: a private guide, sampling of artisan ports, visit to medieval cathedrals, stroll to rugged coastline, a day trip to Santiago de Compostela in Spain, and visit to ceramic workshops.
The “11 Day Portugal Signature” features: a private guided tour showcasing the treasures of Portugal, exploring of Moorish castles, cruise of the coast for dolphins, tour of Roman ruins, watching of a Fado show, sampling of Portuguese delicacies, and visit to spiritual sites and markets.
Kensington Tours offers custom and private guided tours to over 90 countries worldwide. The company was named to “World’s Best Awards 2011” by Travel + Leisure Magazine and named one of the “Best Adventure Travel Companies on Earth,” by the editors of National Geographic Adventure Magazine.