Monte da Ribeira offers you a set of suggestions to make the most of another Algarve (more natural, more genuine and authentic).

Whether through horseback riding, growing vegetables, bird watching, horseback riding, or even the fantastic workshops we have for you. You will certainly get to know and enjoy the Algarve you want. Lose yourself in our activities, and enjoy the surrounding landscape, which calls for tranquility and relaxation.

Start at Monte da Ribeira but don’t stop. Discover all the charms of our region.

Discover the portuguese wines with an expert

Learn how to make this traditional Algarvian dish.

Workshops suitable for all ages available in pottery, cork, wicker and basketry.

Industrial Tourism. Tradition, rural life, knowledge, innovation, heritage and much more

Learn the techniques with a professional.

Presentation on management, production techniques and farmer’s challenges.

After the first autumn rain, the olive harvest begins.

Before the delicious wine is presented at the table, complex tasks have to be performed.

After the first autumn rain, the olive harvest begins.

Tea and cookies tasting included.

Learn how to make your own vegetable garden!

Workshop to learn the secrets of traditional sweets made of carob, fig and almond. Typical Algarve sweets.

Horse cart ride through picturesque paths in Alportel.

An experience for the whole family to enjoy.

Get to know the traditional techniques to extract the salt from the sea.

Get to know a variety of species and their migration patterns with our ornithology specialist.

See how different traditional tiles and terracotta bricks are made.

See how bee keepers work and try the sweet honey.

Learn how the arbutus-berry and fig liqueur is distilled and have a taste of this traditional product.

Watch the extraction and taste the oil made with olives from our region.

Tailor-made Activities

Enjoy what we have for you!

The featured activities are available during different times of the year. Sign up at reception and we’ll help you create a program tailored to your needs with the activities you love most.