City of Lamego: « Nossa Senhora dos Remédios » Shrine - place of passage for Santiago's pilgrims
We leave the city of Oporto toward the Douro valley, a unique place where the combination of climate, river, grapes and man's effort, gave rise to the first demarcated region World wines for the production of Port wine. Here you find picturesque location, verdant landscapes and lush nature.
Our first stop will be in the city of Lamego where we visit the « Nossa Senhora dos Remédios » Shrine - place of passage for Santiago's pilgrims. After we leave Lamego Toward the Douro valley, unique place where the combination of climater passing through Peso da Regua, you will arrive in Pinhao where you will first visit the traditional train station, adorned with historic tiles depicting the culture of the region.
Opcional you will embark on a traditional River boat (Rebelo at Pinhão ) and more spectacular scenery.
Our we will continue with a wine tour at Quinta do Seixo Sandeman , where you will have a private tour and tasting of their highly-rewarded wines.
This is our plan for the day:
- Pick up at the agreed meeting location in Porto
- Drive to city of Lamego where we will visit the « Nossa Senhora dos Remédios » Shrine - place of passage for Santiago's pilgrims
-- Heading to Pinhão for an hour Lunch break
OPCIONAL River Cruise in Douro , on a traditional River boat (Rebelo)
- Wine Tasting and tour of Wine State Quinta do Seixo Sandeman, situated in the sub-region of the Upper Corgo River, in the heart of the Douro Demarcated Region, covers an area of 99 hectares, 65 of which are vineyards. It is one of Sogrape Vinhos' largest estates in the region, produces Port wine and Douro DOP and is equipped with the most advanced wine-making technology. It is possible to watch the robotic wine presses at work in the cellars
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: I will meet you at your hotel, cruise
terminal or at any other convenient location in Porto.
End location: Back to you hotel, cruise terminal or as previously agreed.
Duration: 8 hours 30 min.
PS: In case the Number of Customers is Less than or Higher than 4 customers the Price will be Adjusted .
Transportation Method: - A Chevrolet car 2014 with all the modern comfort up to 4 passengers. -
The Tour Can Go up to 7 people but the transportation will Recent Van people with all comforts (AC and Wifi included).
Estimated Local Cash Needed
40 € - For lunch , river cruise and any personal expenses.
I am not an official guide and will not be able to guide you inside of some historical monuments.
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Paulo provides amazing service, comfortable conversationalist & is fairly flexible with tour details responding to your individual interests. This tour has all the best highlights outside Porto in the Douro region