Wine Tour in Douro Valley - Pinhão, Douro Valley, Portugal

Tasting
Wine, Olive Oil
Activity
Meet The Maker, Boat ride, Cellar Tour
Included
Meal, Pick up, Tour guide
Languages
English
French
Spanish
Portuguese
Theme
Outdoor, Countryside, Cultural
Minimum Drinking Age
18
$
129
58
/ Person
TRUSTED PARTNER
Rosa S
Response rate: 
62%
Response time:
several hours
Activity Overview
Explore the magnificent Region of Douro. This traditional location is the heart of the wine production culture. You will tour renown Wine Estates and try its ample Port’s Wines. This wine adventure takes you through the scenic Douro River Valley, where you cruise as you admire the impressive beauty of the vineyards, full of grape bunches, around you.

Highlights
  • Guided tour of the UNESCO World Heritage, mountain vineyards of Douro region.
  • Discover N222, the best road in the World, connecting Peso da Régua to Pinhão.
  • Guided tour to 2 primary Douro Wineries with remarked tastings of excellent wines.
  • Ordinary lunch in local restaurant with a vegetarian option (please specify on reservation).
  • Relax with a breathtaking cruise on the Douro River valley in Pinhão.
  • Briefing by olive oil experts and local winemakers of their long-established production techniques with centuries of history.
Details
You will be picked up at your hotel in a luxuriously air-conditioned minivan to start this full-day adventure. You will appreciate the extremely impressive landscapes that include; attractive vineyards, lush valleys, striking almond and olive groves, throughout your trip.
Your destination is at the Douro, which comprises a series of a small city with a significant role in the history of Port’s Wine. You will learn all about Douro’s Region history and Port Wine as you visit two renowned Wine Estates.
This guided tour allows you to make a stop in one of the various “Miradouro” viewpoints as you follow the unique and wobbling hillsides curves of Douro’s wine producing region, a UNESCO World Heritage site.
Pinhão, a small village that covers a most of renowned Wine’s Estate, offers the perfect scenery for an excellent wine tasting experience, a must stop on this amazing tour.
Apart from its wine, Douro is also famous for its gastronomy. You will enjoy an inclusive traditional meal on this full-day guided tour to acknowledge “the mouth-watering factor” of this region.
after an appetizing traditional lunch, you will taste Port’s wine. Feel free to acknowledge some of the best wines.
Afterward, you will enjoy a one-hour scenic cruise through the Douro’s river. It is definitely a remarkable way to appreciate the sensational landscapes of the Douro Valley.
You will be chauffeured comfortably back to Porto’s city on a luxuriously air-conditioned minibus. You will be dropped off at your hotel by the guide.
 
Practical information
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Children under 6 years old are totally parent’s responsibility
Be sure to wear comfortable clothing and to bring your voucher and a camera!
You must present a paper voucher for this activity.
 
Included
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Professional tour guide
  • Transportation on a comfortable air-conditioned minibus
  • Traditional lunch in Pinhão
  • Visit two renowned Wine Estates with wine tasting included
  • Douro Panoramic Cruise ( 1 hour )
  • Personalize Service
Not Included
  • Other meals and drinks
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities (optional)
Group-size:
Small Group
Rates
Per
Price
Person
$
129
58
Timing
Dates
Start Time
Daily8:00 AM
Duration
10 H
More Info
Cancellation Policy
Standard
  • Cancellations made 2 days before will be fully refunded.
  • Cancellations made at a later date will not be refunded.
1 reviews   0 comments
Overall Experience
(5.0 of 5)
GREAT TOUR OF THE DUORO VALLEY
Had a great tour of the Duoro Valley with Daniel. He was an excellent guide and the scenery was spectacular! I highly recommend it.
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