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Signature Travel Network on-site since 2003, Portugal Deluxe provides ultimate travel arrangements for the most demanding clientele. Don't wait on long lines and have direct access to the most popular monument, museus or synagogue.

Expertise in Private Luxury Tours, Food & Wine and Jewish Heritage Tours in Portugal, with us, get to connect with the authenticity, charm and character of the off the beaten path tracks.

Our tours include the best hotels in Portugal, experienced English-speaking drivers and guides, private visits to wine cellars and wine estates, referred by Wine Spectator, complimentary treats and unbeatable restaurants sugestions.

“Just want to thank you so much for your incredibly and gracious hospitality during our recent trip to Portugal. Tiago and Rui were both fabulous drivers and our 2 guides, Claudia & Cristina were also excellent. All of your recommendations were great as well!! ”

Judy Stein, Ovation Vacations - Virtuoso Agency, USA, July 2016

“Beautiful country, great restaurants, very friendly people. We will certainly recommend your company to anyone planning a visit to Portugal. ”

Minette Raborn, USA, July 2016

“Please know that our vacation was wonderful! Portugal exceeded our expectations in every respect! The people, the history, the wine and the weather were all fantastic. I would recommend your country and Portugal Deluxe without hesitation. ”

Suzanne and Bill Wallace, USA, June 2016

“The whole experience was exceptional from beginning to end and our expectations were fully met and often exceeded. All the drivers and guides were charming, helpful people and we could not have enjoyed our vacation more.”

Steve Price-Francis, USA, May 2016

“Our time in Portugal was fabulous. The Six Senses hotel was top notch - as fine a hotel as anywhere we have stayed. Our driver - Jorge - was perfect - Friendly, knowledgeble and attentive. We also enjoyed our trips to the wineries! A highlight was Francisca and Joana at Q. D. Maria - higly recommended!”

Beth Mannino, USA, November 2015

“Everything exceeded our expectations. Everyone we worked with and every place we stayed were excellent! Highly recommended Portugal Deluxe, Alex & staff.”

Sean & Maura Royston, September 2015

“We absolutely LOVED both hotels, especially Vila Joya, which was such a welcoming and relaxing space with excellent service. The restaurant at Vila Joya we had the pleasure of eating at twice, both experiences were very different and worthy of the Michelin stars. The hotel also recommended 2 great other restaurants nearby for dinners and called ahead so we would get good service and a good table. Both hotels provided us with champagne and lovely notes congratulating us on our wedding. Our tours were also great. We loved the hiking tour the first day - our guides were very personable and knowledgeable. The wine tour and tasting was also fun, especially the cooking demonstration ... In Lisbon our driver for the day and guide for the morning tour were excellent. We were able to bypass all lines and learn a lot in a small amount of time. I only wish we had more time with them. In hindsight, knowing how beautiful Vila Joya is, I would have opted for at least 2 days of pure relaxation (you were right in that we would want more down time for a honeymoon than a regular trip). I also would have maybe looked into doing a cruise or sailboat ride during the day/sunset. ”

Caroline & Will Hasten, September 2015

“Enjoyed the variety & styles of the different Quintas we visited. Tiago provided above expectation service. Thank you, all arrangements were excellent, fabulous trip. Loved our time in Portugal!... ”

Laura & Mike Snover , September 2015

“Alexandra, Sitting in the bar overlooking the beach enjoying a cocktail. We have had such a wonderful time & found such amazing people along the way. Thank you for such a great trip... ”

Sean & Maura Royston, September 2015

“...Victor and Isabelle made our trip a resounding success.”

James & Gayle Kimmel, August 2015

“The glimpse of Portugal was perfect for our honeymoon. We would never have seen and do so much if we didn't go on a private tour. From cheese making to michelin-star rated restaurants, city night life in Lisbon to Port wine tasting in Porto, it was truly a wonderful trip that we will not forget! Thank you, Alex and Portugal Deluxe!”

Tracey Williams and Michael Lubin , July 2015

“Nada a reclamar, pelo contrario foi tudo maravilhoso. Sugestão? Continuem assim. Abraços.”

Carlos e Sandra Pinheiro dos Santos, Brasil, June 2015

“Ana and Alexandra This is long overdue to you but I wanted to send you an e-mail and let you know how much we enjoyed our Sunday tour off the cruise ship. Our guide Telema was wonderful and did a great job, we all enjoyed her very much! The driver was also very nice and the van perfect for us. It was a day to remember the lunch was very good and we all enjoyed, it could have been a little cooler I guess we hit one of your very hot days, which we have been having strange weather here in CA also. All in all I want to thank you for ALL you did to make our stay in Lisbon wonderful and I appreciate all you did. ”

Betty Cox , May 2015

“I wanted to forward on the wonderful feedback that Mr. Blackburn sent to us regarding your guides and the lunch recommendations that your guides had made for them. Please make sure these guides know what an excellent job they did, and always do! Thank You so much for taking such great care of my special clients! Looking forward to working with you again soon!”

Julie Girek @ Andrew Harper Travel about the Blackburns trip, April 2015

“Client just returned and said this was one of the best excursions they have ever had. ”

Bonnie Crosby @ Holiday Cruises & Tours about the Linton’s tour in Funchal, April 2014

“We had a splendid time and you did a wonderful job putting our trip together. We loved the hotels, guides, food, bus and driver, wine, the brochures, etc. The people on the trip want me to do all my trips like this one!! ”

Laura Sudler, March 2014

“We are a grateful to you and your team for all the arrangements. The hotel was perfect, and the guides were great! ”

Mr. Michael and Mrs. Nancy Johnson, February 2014

“We had such a lively time in Portugal. Alexandra and Ana were 5 star service!”

Joan Wilder, Boston USA, January 2014

“Dear Alex, First, a tremendous thank you to you, your staff and your business partners that made our trip such an enjoyable experience. It doesn’t hurt that we had fantastic weather, which I know has not been the case for at least part of the harvest season. You also have an absolutely beautiful country and each of the people we met during our time there made us want to come back again. The images that we took both electronically and in our memories will not fade soon. ”

Philip C. Bouldin , September 2013

“Enjoyed our visits. Guides and drivers were excellent. ”

Dennis Bench, August 2013

“Everything about our trip was outstanding. Portugal is a majestic country and we will definitely return. The Douro Valley brought tears to our eyes – we were overwhelmed! Our driver was professional, always on time, friendly and informative – we loved him! Maria was great as well as our expert guide. The Hotels, restaurants and staff were all exceptional as well. Thank you!!! ”

Jasmine Jordan & Bob Vukovich, July 2013

“We had a great time in Portugal. We will definitely be returning in the future to spend more time. We will recommend your company to all of our friends. Everyone was helpful, especially our drivers. Thanks for everything. ”

John Anthony, June 2013

“Loved our time here. Your country is wonderful as are the people. Great food, great wine. The guides were great and the drivers were outstanding!! We can’t wait to return. ”

Judith & Stephen Beiner, May 2013

“The trip has been fantastic. The hotel in Évora was wonderful, great wines and excellent car service. Thank you! ”

Amod Damle, April 2013

“Wonderful wine/food experiences – especially with local families. They were a high point! Very Knowledgeable guides. Comfortable vehicles. We will recommend your services! Hope to return soon. ”

Janet & Ed Wood, April 2013

“Where do I start? What a fantastic vacation experience!! You and you staff were absolutely incredible. We had the time of our lives, the professionalism and attention to detail by all was always noted. The daily itinerary plans were perfect and your selection of guided tours were great, from family owned wineries to dinning location, they were all magnificent. Should we ever travel again to Portugal or any other destination you engage yourself with, we will absolutely contact you and your serves. You have truly made our 25th wedding anniversary a very happy and remembering one. Once again, many thanks to you and your staff. ”

Ricardo and Debbie

“Our trip was OUTSTANDING! Your country and people are wonderful. I will be recommending Portugal and you to our friends. I want to thank you and all the drivers and guides for a job well done. Thank you for making our Honeymoon a memory we will cherish for a lifetime. ”

Brian McAvoy, October 2012

“Everything was perfect! Thank you. ”

Robert Meli, September 2012

“We just got back from the wonderful trip that you planned for us. It couldn’t have been better, and the planning was meticulous. Thank you very much for your help and your consummate professionalism. A special note to our two drivers and our tour guides. They just could not have been better. ”

Dan Shapira, September 2012

“The 3 days in Lisbon were so incredibly deluxe and well executed that we wanted to adopt our guides and driver. We fell in love with Portugal-the Portuguese are such gracious people and there is beauty everywhere. That touring company did a great job for you and took the finest care of us. ”

Kraut , August 2012

“Hi Ana, Just wanted to say thanks for all your work to help make our trip so wonderful. ”

Kirsten Albo, July 2012

“Thank you for the arrangements and recommendations for Porto which were near on perfect. I will not hesitate to utilize or recommend your services again. One final thank you to our driver who was truly superb with us. ”

Darrell Caldwell , October 2011

“Many thanks for all the arrangements. We had a wonderful experience throughout, with some lasting longer than planned or anticipated. The friendliness and hospitality was warmly appreciated and this was a truly memorable celebration. ”

Kathleen Goodwin, July 2012

“Regarding our trip it was, by far, THE best vacation we have ever taken! Everything was perfect, and when there were some complications, you were right there to correct the situation. Everyone we tell about our trip agrees that the mark of a great travel company is how the problems are dealt with; your company tops them all. Our cheese making and lunch with Marta and Pedro was my personal favorite; if I lived in Portugal I would help Marta make her wonderful Azeitao cheese every season!!! Then there was our drivers, they were truly exceptional. I am not the best passenger, but they were both such great drivers and guides that I did not have a moment of anxiety and they truly were our guardian angels. There is probably thousands of moments we would love to recreate, but I really need to send this to you so that you know how much we LOVED our vacation in Portugal. We would have liked more time with you, maybe someday. ”

E J Heinzer, October 2011

“We enjoyed our recent trip very much. ”

John K. Johnson, September 2011

“We LOVED our trip with you! Our driver was fantastic, as was our guide in Lisbon—couldn’t say enough good about either one of them! We loved everything you arranged, the hotels, the meals, the yacht—everything. ”

Czekaj family, August 2011

“EVERYTHING was amazing!! We really enjoyed your country and we’ll be back. ”

Terry Oremland, July 2011

“We really enjoyed Lisbon and our tour very much. The service in our hotel was excellent. Highlight were the cheese makers – lovely people! Also the lunch at the winery and cooking lesson with Fernando Martinez. Our guided were all great + we enjoyed the sites. Learned a lot! Thank you, Alexandra and Portugal Deluxe. For everything!! ”

Ray Barrette, July 2011

“We loved everything about the Douro Valley and Porto, especially Tiago’s great driving and guiding as well as each of our visits to the Quinta’s! Both of the hotels had wonderful views and appointments…..Thank you! ”

Jim & Joanne McDowell, June 2011

“Everything wonderful and efficient, with excellent personable drivers and guide. No complains – we loved our trip to Portugal! ”

Ann Duncan, June 2011

“We LOVED everything about Portugal and Madeira. We have traveled quite a bit in our lives and consider the hotels in Portugal some of the best we have ever visited. Our driver was terrific as were all of our guides. The Rabelo boat ride with the wine guide was a highlight of our trip. All in all, the trip was extremely well planned and we had a great time. The people in Portugal couldn't be nicer and the food is great. ”

Evan Thalenberg , June 2011

“Wonderful driving and service. Pleasant, informative and enthusiastic. The courtesy and hospitality was word class. ”

Scott Miers, May 2011

“The cooking lesson was excellent as was our driver. Well done! ”

Tom O’Neil , May 2011

“Very nice! Thank you. ”

Step McCouk , May 2011

“We had a fantastic trip. Our 25th wedding anniversary was celebrated in style. Your itinerary and attentions to personal detail was wonderful. We will never forget you and this beautiful country. ”

Ricardo Pina, April 2011

“I would absolutely recommend Portugal as a “must see”! Our driver was a perfect complement to our excursion. A knowledgeable gentleman, a reflection of your beautiful country. I will return. ”

John P., April 2011

“Our visit to Portugal was a wonderful experience. The hotel, selections, various wine tasting and river cruise were all exceptional choices. And driver did an interesting job, pleasant and professional. Tour guides were perfect. We would highly recommend your arrangement to others. Thank you for a pleasant experience. The Doc restaurant was over the top. Best meal ever!! Our accommodations at the Vintage House were magnificent, beautiful views. ”

John and Lisa Clauser, April 2011

“The tour of Sintra and Queluz was fantastic and our guide, was exceptional. Our driver and he, too was extremely professional. We would not hesitate to recommend this touring company. ”

Grossman, April 2011

“Outstanding Trip. Lunch and wines tasting were excellent. Most importantly the driver and guide were exceptional.”

B. Fipp , November 2010

“Everything was great. I enjoyed the city, the hotel, the tour and especially the drive into the Douro Valley and the excellent driver. ”

M. Jackson , November 2010

“Great tour very organized loved it! ”

Carme Goldstein, November 2010

“Amazing experience! Thank you for everything!”

Dean S., November 2010

“The Algarve was amazing! Our favorite was the cooking lesson. We made a traditional Cataplana dish with the executive chef. We also had dinner at the Michelin restaurant and it was beyond exquisite!! Probably the best dining experience we have ever had. I really like all the pools the resort had, and I loved that we had a private area outside with a hammock. I think I liked this resort the best of all the placed we stayed. ”

Lauren Pfeffer, October 2010

“We had a wonderful and memorable trip. Everything was organized perfectly for our interests, our drivers and guides were warm and delightful. We love Portugal and we will return!”

Karen Katz and Daniel Shklair , October 2010

“Hi Ana, I just got off the phone with Marci and she had an "extraordinary trip". When I asked her what the highlights were she had to say that the entire trip was the highlight. Where she originally didn't want to do the cooking class - she had a Fantastic time and is so happy that she did - again she said it was magnificent. Everything you put together was perfect - all went perfect!! The accommodations, guides, drivers fabulous. Thank you so much for all your hard work and please extend my thanks to all of your vendors! ”

Cindy Olsen @ Orinda Travel about Marci Jenkins , October 2010

“Everything was perfect! We felt very welcomed and enjoyed the food, the wine and most of all the people.”

Karen Katz and Daniel Shklair , October 2010

“Your organization was perfect. Your choice of hotel in Évora was superb. The guide who took us around Évora is most highly recommended. The visit to the farm on Wednesday gave us an opportunity not only to see something beautiful, but to see an industry and people we would not encounter. The guide and tour of Lisbon was also superb. Everyone was flexible outgoing and friendly. The drivers were most obliging and the vehicles most comfortable. All your organization was great and I will recommend you most strongly to anyone who is going to Portugal. ”

Joseph Schatzker, July 2010

“Excellent service and has been an amazing journey for us…. The highlight for us was the private cooking lesson with the chef – wonderful! ”

Janet R., July 2010

“Wonderful!!! ”

Rose Rasmussen , July 2010

“We had a wonderful day. The driver was very pleasant and informative. ”

Mark & Amanda Reiner, July 2010

“Excellent hotel, excellent driver, excellent guides and overall excellent service. Thank you!”

Robert J. Cornish , June 2010

“Everything was wonderful. ”

W. Grimes, June 2010

“Will highly recommend can't wait to return as destination. Thank you so much, Alexandra e Ana. Love the port tasting!”

Jeri Lee Amstutz and Paul Richard Hamilton, May 2010

“Everyone who worked with me was very good. I was entirely pleased with the guides and drivers. ”

J. L. Edmondson , April 2010

“Excellent service. Thanks for everything. The driver was very nice and helpful. ”

Lauren & Kyle Stuart, March 2010

“We had a fabulous trip. The Quintas in the Douro Valley were very friendly and interesting. Our driver was excellent. He spoke very good English and was always on time…… Thank you for memorable trip! • | 25 November 2009 ”

Jill & Gerard Boerger, November 2009

“Excellent service. Great places to visit! ”

John & Lydia Smith, November 2009

“Outstanding tour. I can’t wait to come back!!! Ana – Thank you for everything and great countryside itinerary of Porto and the Douro. ”

Frederick & Sharon Klein, October 2009

“The driver and city tour guide were very professional and efficient. Thanks to their knowledge of the country and their patience in responding to our questions we were able to learn a great idea about Porto and Portugal. We look forward to a return visit.”

Joseph and Linda Rothman , October 2009

“Our driver was very knowledgeable and pleasant – mostly all on time! He made our trip to Portugal in more ways then just as transportation but as a way to understand the culture and to see Portugal though the eyes of the people. Thank you so much!””

Ed & Sharon Jenks, August 2009

“Loved everything. The tour was perfect and we hope to return to Portugal and spend more time.”

Amy Skamusky , June 2009

“We look forward to returning to Portugal (and using your services again!)”

Amy Skamusky , June 2009

“Great Country – great card and driver. ”

Gayle Ebey, June 2009

“ “Excellent guide & driver. Much more to see and do in Porto than I expected.” • | 22 May 2009 ”

D. Hess, May 2009

“A wonderful country and I will tell all my friends to visit beautiful Portugal.”

Lorraine Whitehurst, May 2009

“Beautiful and well planed! We enjoyed your beautiful Porto and we are looking forward to visit Lisbon. ”

Calisto Cazano, April 2009

“Everything was wonderful. Very flexible and pleasant guides. Enjoyed sights and had enough time at all of them. Loved Portugal – would recommend guides and itinerary to friends! ”

Joann Glick, April 2009

“Excellent trip with great hotels and great food. ”

Scott Kammer, October 2008

“Excellent car service – well spoken, considerate and responsive to our changing needs. ”

Robert White, October 2008

“We had a great time and thank you for everything we shall be back. ”

Jonathan & Ashley H., September 2008

“All was great! Thank you. ”

B. Nasre, September 2008

“Everything was wonderful. Our guide made the trip memorable.”

Larry Berglund , August 2008

“The trip was fantastic. No Complaints. ”

Gavin Fine, August 2008

“All visitors should have the fortunate enough to have their travel arrangements come together as the magical way only Portugal Deluxe manages. Our driver and our guide were A+! ”

Ana Byrne, March 2008

“No complaints. Drivers were excellent (punctual, informative and well informed). Guides were interesting and also very pleasant.”

Judie Carson, March 2008

“Portugal/ Lisboa wonderful place to visit will definitely visit again. ”

Vikki Kirby , December 2007

“While visiting the cities of Lisbon, Óbidos and Sintra, our driver was a perfect host, his English is perfect and he is very well informed on Portugal. Your company should be proud to have him represent you. ”

Mr. and Mrs. Larry Townsend, November 2007

“Very professional. We will return. ”

Ronald Wilwerding, November 2007

“We have no complaints. This has been a wonderful experience. Our driver, made everything so easy for us, he’s a wonderful driver too. Our guides were outstanding and so well informed. Thank you for making this trip so memorable for us. We would love to return.”

Richard and Marjorie Nelson , November 2007

“I wish I had more time!! Porto is wonderful. ”

Claire Estaine, October 2007

“No complaints at all. Driver was very nice, fluent in English, most kind. Everything took place as planned and was well organized.”

Anna Maria Ots, October 2007

“Great tour!! Enjoyed it immensely. ”

Paul Maynze , June 2007

“The entire tour was a wonderful introduction to the wine regions & wines of Portugal! We learned so much. The Douro River region was beautiful! Seeing the vineyard from the boat ride on the river gave us an interesting perspective on the land also. Overall, we have only good memories of Portugal to bring back to the USA! Thank you very much for such an excellent & diversified tour!”

Richard & Patricia Cook , May 2007

“Upon arrival to an unknown country, my family was very anxious as to what Portugal had to offer. Our nervous tension was immediately put to side when we met our driver and arrived at Lapa Palace. The attention to detail and position directions from our original itinerary was a healthy change. A + rating. ”

John & Isabel Adams, May 2007

“We had such a nice time in your “tiny” country. Our guides were great and our driver was excellent, safe, fun and very helpful. We fell in love with Portugal.”

Brenda Scott , February 2007

“We loved your tiny country and we shall recommend our friends to come in the future! ”

Jason Sze, October 2006

““The trip was fabulous – Thank you much for planning such a wonderful itinerary for us. We look forward to coming back again! And we particularly loved the area around Porto. (Thank you also for the wine in the room).” • | 14 September 2006 ”

H. Huber, September 2006

“Everything was perfect! Thank you. ”

Richard Barrazotto, July 2006

“We had a wonderful time. Thank you so much. ”

Marianna Sackler, June 2006

“Everything was perfect including weather. All wineries we visit this trip they were kind and nice. We enjoy very much. We want come back again. We are very lucky to pick Portugal Deluxe.”

Kenj and Rie , May 2006

“Fabulous tour of Porto. Could not have had a better and more educational tour. Great memories. Thank you. ”

Ronald Cowden, May 2006

“Wonderful to see coastline and beaches. Driver provided greats background information about each site visited as well as general information about Portugal.”

Mary Ann Stein , April 2006

“Porto tour was excellent – Our expert guide and driver were very most accommodating. Régua and Pinhão trip and vineyards very interesting. Portugal is a very good destination. ”

Richard Barrazotto , January 2006

“Hotels were very good, quite friendly and our rooms were just what we requested. We really enjoyed Portugal and the diverse climate and food and important sites of each region. I felt we received a history lesson. The driver’s English was very good, and he was knowledgeable, informative, friendly, respectful and fun and safe driver. ”

Joan & Bill A.

“My wife and I were much enjoyed and completely satisfied your service. Our driver was very nice and professional. I was amazed the people whom we met at wineries are all owner themselves and everybody so kind. Without your arrangement, we couldn’t have such a great experience. Thank you again for your service. With Regards. ”

Kenji Otsubo

“Thank you for a wonderful tour! Muito Obrigada! ”

Dan

“You helped us falling in love with Portugal. You thought of everything. Every detail was perfect. ”

Sarah Freedman & Andrew W.