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Corktrekking

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Enjoy a 2 hour Jeep-tour to explore the traditional cork forests of the Alentejo. Our local guide will give you full explanations during the tour, as you discover the in's out's of the cork world.
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Herdade da Maroteira | Aldeia da Serra, Redondo 7170-120, Portugal
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All reviews jeep tour highest point herdade da maroteira wine tasting beautiful scenery land rover favorite part alentejo region highlight of our trip wealth of knowledge olive trees two hours cork tree friendly dogs family business guide jose met jose
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did this yesterday and Jose did not disappoint. He had time for all our questions, and gave us a lot of information about the cork trees, the harvest and all the other activities that happen here like (lavendar) honey production, the free-range pigs that...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Doreen S
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Jose picked us up at our Evora hotel and drove us to the farm. There we had a grand tour, more by jeep, than hiking due to weather, while we learned about the cork forests, the farm, sustainability, the vineyards and olive trees. He explained...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 27kathleena
Reviewed October 22, 2018

We had a 2+ hour tour of cork forests and vineyards in this beautiful, part of Portugal! Learned so much about harvesting of cork. It was a fascinating experience and Antonio from TripAdvisor tours was a most guide. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sarah K
Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I have been living in Portugal for the past 16 months and have had MANY houseguest. I’m always looking for something new and different to do with them and this experience certainly fit the bill! We took the cork tour, had dinner...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank brendas47
Reviewed October 13, 2018

We had a fabulous tour with Jose who has a doctorette in Archeology. He is very knowageable and well spoken. Herdade da Maroteira is an operating farm with accomodation a short drive from Evora in the Alentejo. The tour is two hours in a land...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Tablelander
Reviewed September 24, 2018

We had a wonderful trip with our guide Jose. We started with a lunch in a local restaurant: nice pork meat. Then Jose came to pick us up to go to the farm where he showed us with a lot of enthousiam the cork forest,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Erwin H H
Reviewed September 19, 2018

My husband and I booked the 2 hour 4x4 tour along with a wine tasting and a ham tasting. When I say that this was a highlight of our 2 week trip through Portugal, I am not exaggerating. Jose was our guide and he was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 15, 2018

Wife and I decided to do this after a visit to Evora. We were apprehensive turning off the paved road to a dirt road, but Google with the lat/long coordinates did not let us down. We were a bit early and got to know the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MimicaLA
Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

We are so glad that we decided to do the tour during our Airb&b stay on the farm. Watching the friendly dogs chase after the jeep, seeing the incredible views, and learning about the deep history of the cork forest was a very enjoyable and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Vicky L
Reviewed August 30, 2018

We went on a tour of the farm with an excellent guide Jose’ - and he explained us the entire process of cork trees -how they grow, how you cut them, how they rigenerate. After that there were the olive trees and the wine yards....More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Take a look at their website and it will give you the email of the owner. He will give you all the info that you might need, great guy and very accommodating. Enjoy!
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