Douro Valley in his splendor ( 2 days tour )

Tour Number

Activity Level

589133


Categories

Day Trip / Out of Town, Food and Wine, Local Experience

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.
- I can provide an electric cart for people with disabilities or reduced mobility

- Specialized vehicles for wheelchairs on request

Maximum travelers: 5

Language(s)

explanation

Spanish (fluent), Portuguese (fluent), French (conversational), English (fluent)

Superb experience through a breathtaking landscapes of Vineyards, with wine, Olive oil, Honey and food tastings.


Day 1
*Visit to the best view-spot in the Douro Valley to start enjoying the beautiful landscape
*Quinta Do Seixo (SANDMAN Vineyard) for a Guided tasting visit. It is a very enriching experience, as we follow the entire production process, from the beginning gave, passing through places where it is made and stored this precious nectar.
*Lunch
*Visit Pinhão for a walk along the river front, then a relaxed cruise along the dazzling Douro River in the typical "Rabelo" boat.
If you enjoy tiles (Azulejos) lets go for the charming and old train station!
*Private Dinner
Day 2
*My plan is to take you to a typical village (Aldeia de Xisto or Shale Village) for a nice walk through the village and the river front! A peaceful place that will surprise you for sure. The travel to ther is gorgeous, hard to explain by words. . . It's breathtaking!!
*Lunch
*Tasting visit to enjoy great wines, but, very important, you will taste also Olive Oil and the Honey that they produce in this farm.
* Return back

Itinerary

Day 1
*08H30 Departure
*10h00 Best view-spot in the Douro Valley
*11H00 - Quinta Do Seixo (SANDMAN Vineyard)
13H00/13H30 - Lunch! Some options available that must be chosen by you, like:
- In the Sandman's Vineyard.
- At the "DOC Restaurant" that is one of the best and beautiful places in Portugal.
- In typical restaurant where all the locals used to go.
- Lovely place by the river for a simple meal.
- and some other options that we can decide here.
15H00 - Arrival to Pinhão
*17h00/18h00 Check in in your Hotel in the Douro Valley (Booked by you with my help)
*19h30 Private Dinner in one of the most beautiful restaurants on the area
*Back your Hotel

Day 2
*Departure around 09h00
* 10h30 Arriving to an Aldeia de Xisto or Shale Village
* Lunch around 12h30 in a typical restaurant to taste the real local food.
*15h30 Tasting visit to Quinta do Jalotto
* 17h00 Return back to Porto in a relaxed trip till your hotel.
** Or if you prefer, we can continue! I can drop you in any other place in the country like Lisbon

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 2 days

Transportation

The transport will be carried out in a modern and spacious vehicle ( 7 seats Seat Alhambra ), equipped with air conditioning and all the passive safety systems to provide you all the comfort on board.

Available 6 and 9 seat vehicles on request

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation

Other: - Travel in a modern and spacious vehicle with air-conditioned
( 7 seats car / Seat Alhambra )
- Services of a guide for all day.
- Water
- Wi-FI
- My accomodation

Estimated Local Cash Needed

75 Euro - «Only in the case of using»
1st day
#1 - "Quinta do Seixo", a tasting Visit. Prices from 12€ Pax till 22€ Pax
#2 - Lunch
#3 - Optional a River cruise in "Pinhão" 10€ Pax
#4 - Dinner

2nd day
#5 - Lunch
#6 -Tasting visit to a Quinta do Jalotto 10€ Pax

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Souvenirs
  • Food, Drinks, Snacks

Other: All extras expenses made by the travelers.
«Only in the case of using»
#1 - "Quinta do Seixo", a tasting Visit. Prices from 12€ Pax till 22€ Pax:
#2 - Lunch:
"DOC" in Folgosa, a 5 stars Gourmet restaurant 40€...+ Pax
d) "Toca da Raposa" Typical restaurant of the region 35€
e) Bar / Terrace for a simple meal as a Sandwich, Salads, ect 10...€
#3 - The second visit to "Quinta do Jalotto" 10€
#4 - Optional a River cruise in "Pinhão" (1 hour) 10€ Pax
Step aboard a rabelo (if option selected), a traditional wooden cargo boat, for a 1-hour cruise down the peaceful Douro River.

Restrictions

I am not a licensed guide and will not be able to guide you inside of the historical monuments.

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    Tour Price

    852 USD(for up to 5 people) (duration: 2 days) deposit ?

  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    589133


    Categories

    Day Trip / Out of Town, Food and Wine, Local Experience

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes.

    Friendly: Yes.
    - I can provide an electric cart for people with disabilities or reduced mobility

    - Specialized vehicles for wheelchairs on request

    Maximum travelers: 5

    Language(s)

    explanation

    Spanish (fluent), Portuguese (fluent), French (conversational), English (fluent)

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