Best of Douro Valley - Douro Valley Wine Tour - Private Tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

545140


Categories

Local Experience, Food and Wine, First Time Visitor

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 4

Language(s)

explanation

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

Douro Essen(ce)tial - Wine and Olive Oil Tastings, Miradouros (Sightseeing Views), Peso da Régua Tour, Pinhão Tour


The panoramic roads, the beautiful landscapes, the amazing wines and olive oils of the Douro Region will amaze you.

More than a mainstream tour, I would like to show you, and bring to your taste some of the really traditional Douro Valley wines and olive oil.

I will introduce you to the Douro Valley, with an insider's view, keeping the information interesting and straightforward.

You may expect a revealing approach to the Douro Valley Gastronomy, History, Myths, Traditions and curiosities.

I love this region, and this tour is designed to make you feel the same.

Itinerary

Pick-up at the Hotel
Trip to Peso da Régua
Miradouro (Panoramic Sightseeing over the Douro River)
Visit to a typical Quinta (Wine Estate) with wine tasting
Trip from Peso da Régua to Pinhão through N-222 (Considered the best road of the world)
Lunch (Local Gastronomy) or Gourmet Experience (at your will)
Visit to the historical train station of Pinhão
Rabelo boat trip (1 hour)
Wine and Olive Oil Tastings
Miradouro (Panoramic Sightseeing over the Douro River)
Return to the Hotel

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Hotel

Duration: 8 hours

Weather, traffic and time of the year, may affect the duration and the order of the program's tour.

Transportation

Private transportation in a modern Renault Captur or similar.

If you would like a larger vehicle, please let me know and I will send you the cost of it.

What’s Included

Other: My dedication to fulfill your special demands, and make this tour a tour designed especially for you.

Detailed guided tour of the history, traditions and monuments included on the program.

Private Transportation.

Fuel and Freeway tolls.

Bottled water.

Any information or advice about the region, prior to your arrival or during your stay at the region.
I may help you to choose your accommodation, gastronomy, wines, best places to visit, transportation, etc.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

55 Euro - As explained in "What's Extra"

What’s Extra

Other: Other: Personal Expenses and souvenirs.

To buy wine it will be a serious temptation. You have been warned.

Lunch is about 15 € person if you choose local gastronomy, or about 70 € person if you prefer a Gourmet experience.

Wineries visits about 30 € person.

Rabelo boat trip 10 € person.

Please note, this tour is priced and designed for pickup in Douro Valley area. If you are staying or want me to meet you for the tour in another location, please message me for a customized tour that is priced and designed to meet your needs.

A Recent Review of this tour

Bruno was absolutely fantastic! He made this part of our trip truly amazing. He led us on a tour of quaint, family-owned quintas. We had some in-depth discussions with him about the history of the area, the villages we went through, even the restaurant we went to lunch. I can't praise this tour enough. We had the best time! Take a tour with Bruno!
Melissa Collings

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    460 USD(for up to 4 people) (duration: 8 hours) deposit ?

  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    545140


    Categories

    Local Experience, Food and Wine, First Time Visitor

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes.

    Friendly: No.

    Maximum travelers: 4

    Language(s)

    explanation

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

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