Douro Valley Wine Tour With Lunch, Tastings And River Cruise - Porto

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Lowest Price Guaranteed
  • Duration: 10 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    8:00 AM , NOTE: the exact time will be advised on your booking confirmation
  • Departure Details :
    Porto or Vila Nova de Gaia (city centre hotels) - when hotel pick up and drop off included option Tourist Service: Living Tours (Rua Mouzinho da Silveira, 350 - 4050-418 Porto) - next to São Bento .. read more
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

Explore the wine culture, through the Douro Valley during a day excursion. This amazing tour, gives you the opportunity to visit two of the best wine estates in the region and feel the essence of being in the heart of this precious wine region. You will have the opportunity to learnthe history of the wine estates and see all the wine cultivation and production process, being at the source of the Porto Wine. The "birthplace" of this unique nectar! During the tour enjoy 6 wine tastings while admiring the astonishing landscapes and serenity of the Douro Valley, recognized as World Heritage Site by UNESCO, since 2001.

Highlights

  • Excellent value for money
  • Lunch included
  • Led by a local guide

Know More about this tour

The tour starts at 8:30am in a guided minibus through the Douro Valley, where you will be able to appreciate the purity of the landscapes and the serenity of the river. Enjoy this fascinating trip and imerge yourself in the heart of the wine culture.
After a two hour journey (approximately), there is our first stop in Sabrosa. This village is located in the World Heritage area of the Douro Valley and home for many of the best wine estates of the Douro. 
Visit to Quinta do Portal or similar where you will have the chance to taste some of teh best and awarded wine produced in the region. 
After the visit a short drive for a tasty lunch. Full meal with drinks inclued in a local restaurant. 
From Pinho quay we will board on a relaxing and scenic cruise in the heart of the Douro and the Vineyards. Take as much photos as you can. Enjoy the landscape. It is unique and World Heritage. The first demarcated region for wine production which does tell a lot of the character of the terroir, the landscape and of course the local culture of the people. 
Time to head to Quinta do Bomfim, located near Pinho. Is a producer for the Dows wine company since 1896. Learn about their wine growing and production process and see all the hard work and dedication that the native people give to the regions in order to keep them well-preserved. End the visit with the wine tasting! 
The tour end around 6:30pm with the drop off at your hotel.

Inclusions

  • The views of the Douro Valley (Unesco World Heritage)
  • Wine: Two wine estates visit: including two of the best wine estates and branded wines produced in the Douro. Guided visit and wine tasting included (6 wine tastings)
  • Lunch: home made food / local restaurant
  • Cruise at Pinhao: the heart of the Wine production where many of the best wine grow
  • Provesende: visit one of the best hidden secrets of the Douro Valley
  • See the Unesco World Heritage area in the viewpoint (in Pinhao)
  • Pinho railway station and the tiles (24 panels in a total of 3047 tiles where the story and the culture of the people in this region is explained and portrayed
  • Guide
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Hotel Pick up and drop off (for the tour option "Hotel pick up and drop off" only)

Exclusions

  • Gratuities
  • Personal expenses
  • Hotel pick up and drop off in not included to the Tour only option

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Children must be accompanied by an adult

The cruise is under the responsibility of the cruise operator (subject to weather and navigation conditions)

Usually our tours run in one language but there are cases of one extras language or more.

Tours run in small groups between 8 and 30 people

Duration: the hours of duration are approximate hours, The Tour is subject to local traffic, visit schedules, etc

Pick up: Free of charge in central Oporto and Vila Nova de Gaia hotels. For private and other types of accommodation the meeting point is at LIVING TOURS PORTO (Rua Mouzinho da Silveira, 352/354 Porto) - next to So Bento train station, Porto

Reservation is mandatory and requires an email request/confirmation. Bookings must be confirmed at least 48 hours before the date of the service. Cancellations within 48 hours or less will be fully charged.

All tours depart from Porto and Vila Nova de Gaia

The services included in the tours/wine estate visits, restaurants, etc) are subject to 3rd party availability and may change without prior notice. 

Pick up and drop off is not included for the option Tour only. 

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