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Hill Towns and Vineyards of the Douro Valley - Tour from Porto

  • When does it run?
    Daily
  • Start time
    9:00am 

  • Duration
    9 hours (approx)
Inclusions
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Tour Guide available in Portuguese, English, French, Spanish
  • Wine tasting and visit at Quinta da Roêda
  • Lunch
COVID-19 Safety guidelines

Overview

Enjoy a tour of the scenic coastal towns along the banks of the Duro River in North Portugal. Visit the wine-growing town of Pinhão, the current port wine capital. 

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Daily

  • Duration

    9 hours (approx)

  • Start time

    9:00am 

  • Meeting Point

    Pick up from your hotel. (Please mention your hotel name and address at the time of booking. If you do not have this information now, our customer service executives will get in touch and confirm the details)

  • Ending Point

    Your hotel in Porto or Gaia.

Itinerary

  • Admire one of the most beautiful landscapes in the world -Douro Valley a UNESCO listed heritage site. It is a region in the North of Portugal which has been identified as the first demarcated wine region. Drive through its idyllic hills and admire its natural greenery and steep valleys, with vineyards and verdurous river banks complementing the scenery. Your guide would accompany you all throughout the tour.

    You will be in awe of the hills, and natural greenery and with vineyards further adding to the beauty of the place.

    Tour takes you to Galafura where you will visit the “São Leonardo de Galafura” view point which is the highest point of the entire Douro Valley. There is only a little chapel in honour of Saint São Leonardo de Galafura and a small picnic area.

    Enjoy the delicious meal while at Galafura followed by visit to Pinhao, “heart of the beautiful Douro”, where you will have 1 hour cruise in the Douro River. 

     Finish the day with a Port Wine tasting at a Wine Estate in the area.

    You will be dropped back to your hotel.

Inclusions & Exclusions

  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Tour Guide available in Portuguese, English, French, Spanish
  • Wine tasting and visit at Quinta da Roêda
  • Lunch

Please note

Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour for reconfirming departure details.

Voucher Information : Sorry, but we will need you to print a paper version of your booking voucher (we're working on changing this). At this time no refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.

Tour Guide available in Portuguese, English, French, Spanish, please mention in the special request section your preferred language.

Additional info

The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.

Customer Reviews

  • Amazing, educational, fun tour
    Ella Averbukh, United States 04/21/2017
  • Porto wine and dine
    WILLIAM J MORRIS, United States 11/11/2013
  • Amazing experience!!
    NG KA LAI KELVIN, Hong Kong 09/03/2013

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