Douro Valley Port Wine Tour
This unforgettable experience in the UNESCO World Heritage Region includes a cruise in Pinhão (one hour navigation), a unique wine farm tour and, of course, Port Wine tastings. With us, you will discover the secrets of the valley through the eyes of a local.
Our Douro Valley Tour takes you to undiscovered places you cannot find in travel guides – in such a vast region and so many points of interest to discover, we picked out local and unique stops to give you the best impression of the famous valley and its people. The visual transition from Portugal´s second largest city to one of its most rural provinces could not be more striking. Showing the great contrast between the bustle of the sea port and the slow, traditional way of life upriver. The surrounding region east of Porto remains medieval until today.
Since 1756 the Douro Valley was established as a wine region for the production of Port Wine, which means that the majority wineries are astounding 18th-century heritage buildings. With us you are going to explore this open air museum!
The Douro River and its UNESCO World Heritage Region is known as one of the most beautiful landscapes in Europe. Culture, history and the people make this visit an unforgettable journey. With us, you are going to discover the secrets of the valley from a view of a local.
During our tour we’ll take you on a cruise (one hour navigation) in a typical Rabelo boat near Pinhão. Pinhão is a beautiful village on the right bank of the river Douro, surrounded by an unique vineyard landscape and beautiful wine producing farms and manour houses. Our ride takes us along the Douro River, another postcard view of the region. Enjoy a delicious cuisine for lunch in a traditional atmosphere, at our well-chosen local restaurant. On the winery you are going to explore the real taste of ports and wine brands. You visit the whole farm with all its history and producing secrets, the owner himself will show you around.
Meet the fishermen´s community and get to know Porto’s beaches: Angeiras, Leça and Matosinhos. Breathe the ocean breeze or dive in the surf culture. Take your time while you appreciate the famous jellyfish sculpture. A 20 ton steel installation that pays tribute to the fishing tradition in the region. We bring you to the secret spots, where only locals go to eat. Enjoy a tasteful fish meal, It’s always fresh!
It is one of the last unexplored treasures in Europe with pure nature, wildlife and astonishing views. We’ll take you on a guided hike in the National Park followed by a traditional Portuguese lunch and a visit to the village.
The North of Portugal is a green paradise full of forests, rivers and biodiversity. Learn more about the Portuguese cultural heritage at the Brejoeira Palace and taste the local Vinho Verde Wine “Alvarinho”. Enjoy a proper lunch in Monção, just a step away from Spain.