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Visit a traditional cheese factory

food walk

Visit a traditional cheese factory

4 reviews
Paused until 30 April. To protect the health of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
4.5 hours
Group size
Up to 8 people
Includes
Food
Hosted in
English
food walk

Visit a traditional cheese factory

food walk

Visit a traditional cheese factory

4 reviews
Paused until 30 April. To protect the health of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
4.5 hours
Group size
Up to 8 people
Includes
Food
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

This tour starts with a hike in Salir. The walk has an extension of 7,5 km and medium difficulty. This nice village is located near Serra do Caldeirão. We will start by visiting the ruins of the castle of Salir, which testify the Muslim presence in the region. We continues through the fertile plains of Ribeira dos Moinhos, passing through orchards and fountains. At the end, we will visit a traditional cheese factory where we can try fresh goat cheese.

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Your host

Learn more about Michael

Michael

I am a local guide an I love my job! I have my own company, specialized in Nature Tourism, since 2015. It is registered in Tourism of Portugal and I have all the insurances required for my activities. I offer nature walks in diversified parts of the region as well as thematic routes and unique experiences. In my experiences you will interact directly with local people. I was born in Germany but I moved to Portugal as a child. I have lived my childhood in the Algarve where I learned to surf, but when I grew up I left Algarve to travel the world. Now I live here with my wife and daughter.

What's included

Food
Tasting Tasting of regional goat cheese with honey.

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Where you'll be

In the middle of Barrocal Algarvio, in Nave do Barão, a village near Salir, there is a cheese factory that is dedicated to the production of fresh goat cheese in a traditional way. With this experience you will have the opportunity to learn the whole process, from the milking of the goats to the making of the cheese. In the end there will be a tasting of fresh goat cheese with honey. Delicious!

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 8 guests ages 10 and up can attend. The guest must bring comfortable shoes and clothes, sunscreen, hat, water and snacks.

What to bring

Comfortable clothes and shoes, sun screen, hat, water and snacks.

More tips

The trip to the Cheese Factory is done in our van.
Michael
Visit a traditional cheese factory
4 reviews
£28/person
4 reviews
£28/person