Valença do Douro Walking Tour - Portugal

Wine, Port Wine, Local Food
Hiking, Meet The Maker, Vineyard Walk
Meal, Tour guide
English, Portuguese
Outdoor, Private, Nature
Minimum Drinking Age
/ Person
Portugal G
Activity Overview
Strolling via eye-catching scenery, chateau tour and tastings picnic with astounding views meet your guide at around 10 am in Valença do Douro. Ensure you have carried a camera to capture the spectaculars sights on this trouble-free 2-hour round walk in the vineyard amphitheatre. Tour a chateau and study the narrative of their seaport wines. Search for your ideal picnic spot in the winery where you and your trip buddies can enjoy local dishes in unique environments. What better means to get familiar with the startling landscape of the Douro Valley wine area than to travel around on foot? In the non-strenuous Douro, walking sightsee through the wineries, you will enjoy impressive sights of the adjacent valleys and hills. After the sauntering, comes the chance to be taught about the winemaking procedure employed at a wine estate. Afterward, settle in the grape vines for a scrumptious picnic luncheon geared up using fresh, neighborhood produce and escorted by fine natural Douro wines.
Practical information
Walking distance: 5,5 Kms
Available: April to November
  • Experienced, knowledgeable English-speaking guide
  • Winery tour and standard tastings
  • Picnic lunch with wine
  • Water
Not Included
  • Transfers to and from Valença do Douro (these can be arranged for an additional fee)
  • Personal expenses and gratuities
  • Snacks and drinks not mentioned above
Min. 2 person
Pricing Info
Price per person for 2 people
Price per person for 3-4 people
Price per person for 5-6 people
Price per person for 7 or more people
Start Time
Daily10:00 AM
4 H
More Info
Cancellation Policy
  • Cancellations made 7 days before will be fully refunded.
  • Cancellations made at a later date will not be refunded.
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