TôrArt - A colab with ARTLINK - Wine & Art Exhibition
Artistry Uncorked: Where Wine and Creativity Converge
Building on a successful relationship we have united with a renowned visual art collective thriving in and around the heart of the Algarve. With a mission to provide the opportunity for a local artists to participate in collective exhibitions. ARTLINK showcase a rich spectrum of styles, encompassing painting, intuitive abstraction, photography and digital composition.
Experience a continual infusion of criativity as both artists and artworks rotate. Each visit promises a refreshing novelty, ensuring that every encounter with us unveils a new and captivating artistie journey. Stay stunned for “Meet the Artists” events, where you can personally connect with the creators, delving into their passions, stories and motivations.
Together, let’s savor the fusion of creativity, culture, and the palate, creating an unforgettable experience for art enthusiasts and wine consumption alike.
Note: Any artists who may wish to be involved should contact ARTLINK collective directly.
Events 2024 – Book or save the date
Walk, Wine Tasting & Tapas
Breath the fresh air – walk with wine and tapas
Unleash Your Competitive Spirit in the Thrilling Egg Hunt Adventure – Fun for Both Adults and Kids!
Meet the Artists – A colaboration with ARTLINK
Be a part of the process: Connect with the Quinta da Tôr family and immerse yourself in the ultimate wine experience! From the field, to the bottle.
-Welcome & Introduction
– Harvest: picking the grapes
– Treading the grapes, traditional method
– Buffet lunch with wine tasting
– Relax and refresh at the pool
Instructor: Mário Santos (owner) & family
Starting time: 9h, morning with activities, afternoon to enjoy the lounge and pool.
Lunch: Entry, Buffet with option of meat, fish or vegetarian/vegan (upon request), dessert and coffee. Please mention upon booking any diet restrictions. Includes tasting of 4 wines: 1 classic white, 1 classic rose, 1 Grand Reserva Blend, 1 Amuado (dessert wine).
Relax and Refresh at the lounge/pool
What is necessary to bring? Comfortable clothes, appropriate for treading the grapes. Swimsuit and towel for the pool.
Conditions: Pre-payment. Cancelation via voucher 10 working days before the activity.
“São Martinho” come to the winery and try the new wine with chestnuts, tapas…
Join us in celebrating Saint Martin’s Day at the winery with a delightful blend of chestnuts, wine, and sizzling roasted chorizo. We extend a warm invitation, welcoming you to indulge in complimentary guided tours throughout the day. Immerse yourself in the experience as you savor the exquisite new wine, paired with our specially crafted offerings of the day.
Free Guided Tours: 11h & 14h30 English
Specials São Martinho
Roasted cheese with honey and nuts €
Roasted Chestnuts €
Glass of the New wine €
What to do in Algarve during winter or rainy days?
Discover the Charm of Algarve in Winter: Beyond Beaches and Ocean Activities. When the weather turns chilly or the rain sets in, Algarve unveils its diverse treasures. We suggest exploring the city of Loulé, the pictoresque villages of Alte or Querença, or even go for a walk in Fonte Benémola
As locals, these are the activities we recommend to incorporate on the day you visit us for a guided tour/wine tasting.
Day trip to Loulé with a wine tasting at Quinta da Tôr
1ª stop – Loulé
Begin your day with the bustling morning markets, especially lively on Saturdays. Indulge in a local experience at ‘Café Calcinha,’ established in 1927, where you can have a ‘bica’ and savour a ‘folhado de Loulé.’ The historical café also pays tribute to the renowned social satirist, poet Antonio Aleixo, with a dedicated statue.
Take a leisurely stroll through a charming walking street lined with local shops, ideal for unique souvenirs. Dive into history by exploring the old town, visiting the castle, and uncovering the fascinating Islamic Baths. For a delightful lunch experience, explore the many restaurants nestled in the city center.
2nd stop – Guided tour and wine tasting at Quinta da Tôr
Embark on the 2nd stop of your winter adventure – head to us, Quinta da Tôr, for a guided tour featuring wine tasting and tantalizing tapas. After immersing yourself in the cultural richness of Loulé, a short drive or taxi ride will lead you to the serene vineyard. Alternatively, if you’re without a car, convenient bus/train options to Loulé city center are available, followed by a brief (less than 10 minutes) taxi ride to the vineyard. Unwind and savor the flavors of local wines, making your winter escapade in Algarve truly unforgettable.
Transportation suggestion: If you come from other locations (Faro, Portimão, Tavira, Lagos…), get a bus to get to the center of Loulé. To reach the vineyard get a taxi form the center ( 10 minutes ride).
Day trip to Alte & wine tasting and tapas at Quinta da Tôr
1st Stop – Quinta da Tôr – Experiência imersiva em vinícola com degustação de vinhos e tapas
Embark on a captivating journey at Quinta da Tôr with an immersive guided tour that unveils the rich history of the winery and the intricate art of wine making. Engage your senses in a delightful wine tasting session paired with tapas, carefully curated to tantalize your taste buds and leave you satiated for hours.
2nd Stop – Alte -Scenic Drive and Leisurely Village Exploration
Indulge in a picturesque 20-minute drive, absorbing breathtaking views of the majestic mountains and serene countryside. Arrive at the charming village of Alte, where time seems to stand still. Take a leisurely stroll through the quaint streets, immersing yourself in the local culture. Discover the enchanting “Fonte Grande,” a natural spring that invites you to unwind. In the summer, dip your toes or take a refreshing bath, while in winter, relish a peaceful walk along the margins. Enhance your experience by bringing a bottle of exquisite wine to enjoy at the designated picnic area, adding a touch of sophistication to your leisurely escape.
Daytrip to Querença & wine tasting @ Quinta da Tôr
1st stop – Quinta da Tôr – Experiência vinícola exclusiva com visita guiada, degustação de vinhos e delícias culinárias
Embark on a unique journey at Quinta da Tôr, where our expert-guided tour invites you to delve into the captivating story of our winery and the meticulous art of wine making. Immerse yourself in the process, from grape to glass, and savor the fruits of our labor with a delightful wine tasting session complemented by a curated selection of tapas, ensuring a culinary experience that will satisfy your palate for hours.
2nd Stop – Querença – Quaint Village Exploration and Culinary Delights
A mere 10-minute drive from Quinta da Tôr lies the charming village of Querença. Take a leisurely stroll through the heart of the village, absorbing the local charm. Pause at one of the inviting cafes for a quintessential Portuguese “bica” (espresso) paired with a delectable pastel de nata. As you wander through the picturesque streets and mountain paths, discover hidden gems and embrace the tranquil ambiance.
Querença boasts a variety of authentic restaurants, providing the perfect opportunity to lose yourself in the culinary delights of the region. Whether you choose to indulge in a leisurely lunch or a romantic dinner, the charming roads of the mountains will guide you to a memorable dining experience in Querença. Immerse yourself in the flavors of local cuisine, adding another layer of richness to your day’s itinerary.
Walk at “Benémola” Fountain and Quinta da Tôr wine tasting
1st Stop – Fonte Benémola Nature Walk
Embark on a serene journey through nature at Fonte Benémola. Immerse yourself in the tranquility of the surroundings as you stroll along well-maintained paths, accompanied by the soothing sounds of running water and the harmonious melodies of singing birds. Allow the natural beauty to captivate your senses, creating a serene and rejuvenating experience.
2nd Stop – Quinta da Tôr – Wine Enthusiast’s Haven with Guided Tour, Tasting, and Culinary Bliss
Following your nature walk, venture to Quinta da Tôr for a wine enthusiast’s paradise. Engage in an enlightening guided tour that unveils the winery’s history and intricate winemaking process. Delight your taste buds with a curated wine tasting experience, complemented by a selection of tapas that promises to replenish your energy.
Indulge in local flavors with our roasted chorizo from a nearby producer or savor a charcuterie board paired perfectly with our exceptional local wines. Let the combination of delectable tapas and exquisite wines elevate your senses, providing a truly immersive and delightful escape in the heart of Quinta da Tôr.