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
$
121
40
/ Person
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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
$
121
40
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.
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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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Peso Da Régua, Vila Real, Portugal
Duration:
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Your exclusive 1-Day Douro Valley Wine Tour from Porto for 2 or More People. Are you a couple or a group holidaying in Porto and wishing to enjoy a short wine tour in the Douro Valley? ... moreThis tour offers you the opportunity to experience a picturesque train trip from Porto to Regua and also some boat ride between wineries.

Itinerary

09h00: Train departure from S. Bento in Porto

11h08: Arrive at Régua station.

We pick you up at Regua station and transfer you to the quay located at Folgosa.

11:30 am: Board a classic boat at Folgosa and we take you to Quinta da Romaneira for a winery tour and some Wine tasting.

Lunch is served on board.

At 2:00 pm: A winery tour with wine tasting at Quinta do Bomfim.

At 3:30 pm: Board the boat for the return journey by boat to Folgosa

At 5:00 pm: Tour the Quinta da Pacheca for a trip to the winery and some tasting of their excellent Ports.

Approximately 7.30 pm: we drop you back in Porto at your hotel.
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Pinhão, Vila Real District, Portugal
Duration:
2 H
Come and Sail the Douro River in a typical boat, the Rabelo. You will enjoy a panoramic view of the Douro Valley with its renowned and distinctive vineyards, wine farms and terraces. ... moreThis unique nature of Douro led to the designation of the region as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. You will get the chance to swim in the exhilarating waters of the Douro River.

HIGHLIGHTS

Explore Douro's wine region and acknowledge its magical terrain.

Experience a trip to the Rabelo, a typical Douro Riverboat.

Relax and enjoy sailing through the Douro Valley as you appreciate its distinctive setting.

Sip a glass of Moscatel or a regional Port Wine as you enjoy the serenity of nature.

Explore a stretch of the Douro River that is hardly observed from the main roads.

DETAILS
This two-hour boat trip is designed to take you through the Douro River in the Rabelo, a traditional boat. This little craft was used to transport the Port Wine from the Alto Douro, to the cellars in Vila Nova de Gaia.
You will have an extensive view of the Douro Valley, from the boat, as you sail through a stretch of the river not observed from the major roads. You will appreciate its unique terrain, with vineyards and terraces and multiple wineries. The Alto Douro Vinhateiro region was endorsed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 2001. It is an amazingly representative section of the exceptional scenery of the Douro Demarcated Region, the oldest demarcated region in the world.
We will depart at Pinhão, a village in the heart of the Douro, where you will return at the end of the excursion. Along the way, you will have the opportunity to go for a swim in the exhilarating waters of the Douro River.
This tour includes an individual audio guide in English, French, Portuguese, or German, and a glass of Moscatel or a regional Port Wine.
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82
77
/ Person
Vila Real, Portugal
Duration:
8 H
This 7-hour experience in the Douro Valley gives you a chance to discover striking landscapes, exquisite wineries, and terraces of this renowned region. You will enjoy a wine tasting ... moreand a typical lunch, as you learn more about this charming territory. You will get an opportunity to enjoy a relaxing boat ride. This full-day tour includes: Pick up and drop off at your accommodation in Régua.

HIGHLIGHTS

Be stunned by the picturesque terrain of the Douro Region whose mountain vineyards are recognized by UNESCO as World Heritage.

Appreciate the spectacular scenery observed from the Casal de Loivos viewpoint.

Tour a traditional vineyard as you taste excellent wines like Quinta do Tedo.

Relax and enjoy a 1-hour boat trip via the Douro River.

Savor a traditional dish at a local eatery.

Learn about the production of olive oil, as you visit an olive oil press and sample the rich end product.

DETAILS
Explore the Douro Valley region. This UNESCO World Heritage Site is where wine has been processed by traditional landowners in the region for over 2,000 years. It is the most ancient demarcated territory in the world, where excellent wines, like Port Wines, are produced.
Your guide will pick you up at your hotel and drive you through the marvelous Douro landscapes to the first stop, an old railway bridge in Peso da Régua passing over the Douro River. While crossing the bridge, you will learn about its history as well as the Douro Valley.
Afterward, we will tour a typical vineyard, for a chance to taste the excellent wine produced there. You will then enjoy a one-hour boat trip around the Douro Valley. Breathe in the fresh air as you enjoy a relaxing trip encompassed by the most impressive sceneries.
Immediately the boat ride is over, we will proceed to a traditional eatery for lunch, where you will experience a typical dish. Afterward, we will tour a viewpoint in Casal de Loivos with an extensive view over the valley. This experience offers you excellent photo session opportunities.
We will continue with the tour with a visit an olive oil press, for a chance to sample the olive oil produced there. You will discover its softness and texture as you learn how the strong flavor is mixed with a bit of sweetness.
Eventually, we will take a relaxed walking tour through a vineyard village, to experience pure tranquility.
This remarkable tour concludes with the hotel drop off.