Clay Tours by Algarve Rotas (Ref. 874)

Algarve Rotas is an eco-tourism company that offers visitors the opportunity to learn more about the cultural heritage of Portugal.

In this route dedicated to one of the oldest construction materials used by mankind, we’ll take you on a guided tour to a traditional Brick Factory where typically A…

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Description

Algarve Rotas is an eco-tourism company that offers visitors the opportunity to learn more about the cultural heritage of Portugal.

In this route dedicated to one of the oldest construction materials used by mankind, we’ll take you on a guided tour to a traditional Brick Factory where typically Algarvian bricks, tiles and shingles are manually produced.
After the factory visit, we’ll take a pedestrian route through the Mealhas Valley that divides two geological areas where we’ll explore and learn about geology, production and extraction of clay.

Duration: 2 hours

Itinerary:
– Guided tour to a traditional Brick Factory;
– A pedestrian route through Mealhas Valley.

Departures:
From Monday till Saturday
– 10:00 a.m.
– 14:30 p.m.

Aditional options:
– Workshop – Visit the traditional pottery artisan where you can make two ceramic pieces.

Meeting point:
Museu Etnográfico do Trajo Alentejano
Street: Dr. José Dias Sancho, nº61
São Brás de Alportel
GPS: 37.152660, -7.885880

PLEASE NOTE: When you book, we will only charge you a booking fee, while the remainder needs to be paid directly to the Activity Operator. Also, you will pay this booking fee only AFTER we have manually confirmed your experience with the operator.



Duration: 02:00
Pick-Up Available: No

The operator company is located in S. Brás de Alportel and this activity can start at S. Brás de Alportel