Our custom itinerary planning services will take care of both the planning and the logistics to ensure your attention is solely focused on your exciting trip to Portugal and/or Spain.
Why do you need it?
Crawling through websites to find the best hotels, traditional restaurants that meet your dietary needs and quality tours that match your general timeline is neither easy nor fun for everyone. It’s time-consuming, tedious and can be a challenge if you’re not proficient in the language. Plus, without any direct relationship with the supplier, there’s no personal experience, which means you’ll receive a cookie-cutter tour. And should you have an issue in-country, there’s no place to turn for support.
Why is Catavino the best to work with?
We are a licensed, insured and fully bonded tour operator and travel agency- the benefit of which means your payment and booking are secure and you can deal directly with us, not via a third party.
Our core team is made up of passionate people who’ve not only traversed the globe but who’ve sought out the very best flavors en route. With over 20 years of travel design throughout Spain and Portugal, from tiny grandmother kitchens tucked away in the Spanish Pyrenees to haute cuisine in Michelin-star restaurants of the Algarve, we’ve uncovered the very best for you!
And if you book your itinerary with us, you’re pulling from nurtured relationships that ensure a highly personalized experience! Our team speaks fluent English, Spanish and Portuguese (among others), as do our guides and chauffeurs. We customize every tour to meet your interests, dietary needs and level of activity. Throughout your experience, we will provide VIP personalized customer service from the first day we chat to the moment you arrive home with memories of your trip!
How do our itinerary planning services work?
Fill out the form below with what you want to experience, see or taste, next one of our Tour Designers will follow up with any additional questions we might have. You then pay the one-time fee (half of this fee can be applied to services booked through Catavino). Within 3 business days, we’ll email you an outlined itinerary. This will include:
- Accommodation suggestions, with multiple options
- Tours or Experiences we feel you should experience
- Restaurants based on what you love to eat
- Other Activities based on your interests
- Logistics and transport suggestions
Finally, send us your feedback with any suggestions or comments you may have. We’ll keep working until we get your itinerary right for you. Once you have the ideal itinerary in hand, you can either:
- OPTION 1 – Take your co-created itinerary and book the trip of your dreams!
- OPTION 2 – Let us book it for you. Why? Because you can benefit from our industry discounts, personal relationships with wineries, hotels and restaurants to gain special access. And most importantly, you’ll save time. PLUS: When Catavino handles your booking we are on call 24/7 when you are in country to solve any and every issue that might come up. We’re here watching out for you.
How much does it cost?
The total cost of a full itinerary with suggestions is 300€. The best part is that if book the itinerary through us we automatically apply 150€’s to the cost of your tour! Either you end up with a full and detailed itinerary with tips and tricks to make your adventure a success or you get Catavino as your guide and concierge during your stay. It’s a win-win! Just send us a note below to get started!