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The Shepherd's Cheese Experience

Starting at €64 | 2 Hours | Parties of 2 to 20 | Mangualde

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Adult (+12 years)
Child (4-11 years)
Young child (0-3 years old)

Follow the shepherds in Portugal and have a great experience close to Serra da Estrela

Getting to know cheese, from the pasture to the table, with Serra da Estrela surrounding the landscape, accompany the shepherd to the grazing fields where the Bordaleira sheep give rise to the divine flavor of Serra da Estrela cheese.

Learn how milking is done in the sheepfold, and then taste this piece of Portuguese cuisine and learn more about the history of this millenary cheese.

What is included:

  • Welcome to the farm
  • Visit to the Sheep Pen and accompanying the flock with the shepherd to the pasture (only in the morning, 10-12am)
  • Collecting the sheep from the pasture, returning to the Sheep Pen and milking experience (only in the afternoon, 5 – 6:30 pm ) – Milking just October until June
  • Gastronomic Tasting (homemade cheese, honey and Portuguese wine)

What is not included:

  • Transportation to the farm

After booking we will send all the details of the reservation.

If you wish to propose another day or time for the experience, send us a message: and we will do our best to reschedule, or we can include one more experience for all day.


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Fantastic experience! J Koochi

Fantastic experience for my Dad’s birthday treat today with Joana and Jaol, passionate people who are so lovely, friendly and informative, caring and just lovely 😊 beautiful Portuguese people 👍🏽 👏🏽

The Shepherd's Cheese Experience
Great experience! Manuel Silva

Great experience to get away from the urban frenzy. All staff are extremely attentive. My daughter loved feeding the farm animals with Senhora Joana.

The Shepherd's Cheese Experience
I really recommend it to anyone! Nuno Aparicio

We went for a Shepherd's Cheese Experience, and it was marvelous! The staff is great, the farm his beautiful. I really recommend it to anyone!