lisbon - Portugal

Cooking Class Experience - Private Tour at Lisbon Beach with Dinner

Learn all about Portuguese gastronomy—and see how locals shop, cook, and dine—on this two-in-one culinary tour.


Pick up a new skill and experience something unique during this 6-hour private Xávega fishing tour from Lisbon. Your friendly guide will pick you up from your hotel and drive you to an area known for fishing, where you will be immersed in the traditional art of Xávega. Learn how fisherman let down the nets to cover the shoals and pull them to the beach before trying your own hand at it. Meet with local fisherman and hear their stories before heading to a seaside restaurant to enjoy the fruits of your labor. Your guide will return you to your hotel at the end of the tour.

  • A 6-hour private Xávega fishing tour from Lisbon;
  • Learn about the ancient art of Xávega fishing from traditional fisherman;
  • Try your hand at catching your own fish alongside the experts;
  • Eat your catch at a local restaurant, with the option of participating in its preparation;
  • Experience a unique and unusual side of Portugal;
  • Avoid the hassle of a group with this private experience;

What's Included

  • Lunch;
  • Air-conditioned vehicle;
  • Cooking class;
  • Wine ( Red or White ) Beer or Water;
  • Recipes (sent by email after the tour;
  • Shopping list;
  • Cooking diploma;

Departure & Return

  • Any place at Lisbon, Sintra, Almada and Setúbal

What To Expect

  • Lisbon (Pass By)
    • Panoramic view of lisbon portugal
  • 25 de Abril Bridge (Pass By)
    • Tagus river and Lisbon
  • Miradouro Aldeia dos Capuchos
    • Atlantic view 15 minutes
    • Admission Ticket Included
  • Arriba Fossil da Costa de Caparica (Pass By)
    • Fossil cliff
  • Praia do Tarquinio-Paraiso
    • Where the experience take place
    • 4 hours • Admission Ticket Included

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 1 day of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability;
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required;
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required;
  • The duration of transfers are approximate 20 minutes, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions;
  • Wheelchair accessible;
  • Near public transportation;
  • Infants must sit on laps;
  • Most travelers can participate;
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate;

Cancellation Policy

You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time;
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded;
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted;
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time;
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund;
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund. Learn more about cancellations;