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  1. Portugal
  2. Algarve
  3. Portimão

Portimão: 2-Hour Guided Handicraft Workshop Tour

Product ID: 248327
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Enjoy an exclusive handicraft adventure from Portimão out into the heart of nature, choosing between a Tile Painting Workshop and a Cane Workshop to learn nifty skills from one of the finest craftsmen in the Algarve.
About this activity
Duration 2 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Instructor
Spanish, English, Portuguese

Pickup included

Hotel pickup from Portimão and Alvor is included. For other areas, please contact the local partner.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Sit back and relax in a comfortable VW van as you drive through the countryside of the Algarve
  • Discover the natural beauty of the Parque Municipal das Fontes
  • Learn the centennial traditions of Algarvian cane handicrafts from an expert
  • Keep the work you make as a souvenir
Full description
After being picked up from your hotel in Portimão, you’ll enjoy a comfortable drive in a Volkswagen T2 and begin your 2-3 hour handicraft adventure, discovering a unique side to the Algarve along the way.

The drive to your destination will be filled with picturesque scenery and loads of fascinating details about the region’s history and culture. You’ll then arrive at a beautiful location in the heart of nature, the Parque Municipal das Fontes, where your exciting group activity will begin.

Here you’ll start your handicraft workshop with the guidance of an expert craftsman. In the Cane Workshop, you’ll learn how to craft a toy that doubles as a musical instrument called ‘Cartaxinho’. At the end of this option, you’ll have a fantastic Algarve souvenir, made by you. Alternatively, in the Tile Painting Workshop, you’ll learn how to paint a traditional Portuguese tile which you’ll get to hold onto as your very own self-made memento of an unforgettable experience.
Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transportation in a Volkswagen van
  • Expert guide
  • A visit to the Parque Municipal das Fonte
  • Cane or tile workshop
  • Souvenir made by you

From US$ 391.41 Per group up to 7