Day 3: Heritage and Wine
Breakfast in the Hotel followed by Check Out.
In the morning, the Private Driver is waiting for you in the lobby of the Hotel.
You will have a visit to the historical heritage of the Herdade do Esporão which features one of the most curious historic areas of the region. The Herdade of Esporão presents itself as an Wine Estate steeped in history, producer of outstanding quality wines. The Esporão vines are located in the heart of Reguengos de Monsaraz, where wines are more balanced and seductive, simultaneously thriving and pleasant, luxuriant and with a good ageing potential. If the vines are the lung of the Herdade do Esporão, the cellar is the heart that beats to the rhythm of the harvest and as the result of the work defined by the calendar and by the oenology team. During this visit, you will travel to the Vineyards, discover the new sustainable planting techniques, the biological Vineyards and pioneering initiatives in the field of sustainability. We understand the richness of our biodiversity. We complete the tour with the Visit to the Historic Center where you can contemplate archaeological pieces with about 5000 years of the Perdigões Archaeological Complex.
After the visit you will have a guided tour to the Herdade do Esporão Wineries and Cellars and a tutored tasting of Defesa Esporão White, Esporão Reserva red and Quinta dos Murças Reserva red.
Departure to the Herdade do Sobroso Country House.
Check-in at Herdade do Sobroso Country House. Herdade do Sobroso is placed in the county of Vidigueira and its delimited by the mountain of Mendro at north, the river Guadiana at east and south an immense plain as far as the eyes can see. Herdade do Sobroso born of great desire and feeling, the desire to create a rural tourism that reflects a taste for architecture, for travel, and for receive, and the feeling that connects to the ground, Alentejo, the creation of wines of the Herdade. The Herdade offers two country houses with African inspiration: The " Casa da Quinta", is the main house with five Rooms and common areas, each designed in a different style but always respecting the tradition of Alentejo, and the "Casa da Cegonha", independent from the main house with five small apartments with kitchenette. Herdade do Sobroso also has a cozy Hunt Club, prepared to receive the hunters, family and friends.
End of day.