Superb experience through a breathtaking landscapes of Vineyards, with wine tasting.
Don't loose the opportunity to visit the Douro - come to see and feel the smells one of the most unspoiled places in Europe with stunning countryside and a "UNESCO" World Heritage area. Learn about the Douro Region, where the Port wines are produced.
Give yourself a present you will never forget. . . enjoy the relaxing view and visit a top selection places, in all region.
My suggestion is making something different all the day. Visiting the region, see where the Porto wine born and how is it made. Navigating on the Douro River enjoying the nature in all its splendour.
For this tour I do not think it's a good idea to try to see too much, going everywhere, visiting several "Quintas", definitely not! This is a unique and relaxing place to enjoy slowly in all its splendor, so from my experience of many years, I will take you to places you should not miss, through an exclusive experience that I hope you will not forget!
*Short break on the way to start enjoying the beautiful landscape and take the opportunity to see a Cork Tree and get to know how cork is produced
*10H00 - Arrival to Pinhão, then my suggestion goes to a relaxed cruise along the dazzling Douro River in the typical "Rabelo" boat, to enjoy the vineyards and terraces along this amazing Valley.
Or option b) Going to an Amazing viewpoint on top of a mountain at 640 meters, to enjoy one of the best views all over the region!
*12h00/13h00 Arriving at Quinta Do Seixo (SANDMAN Vineyard) for a Guided 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. At the end, is offered a delicious wine tasting produced on the farm.
14H00/14H30 - Lunch! Difficult options must be chosen :)
16H00 - Back Porto from a different route. A relaxed way travel back home
Many seeing spots will be done along the day
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building
Duration: 7 hours
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 7 and 9 seat vehicles on request
Estimated Local Cash Needed
25 Euro - «Only in the case of using»
#1 - "Quinta do Seixo", a tasting Visit. Prices from 13€ Pax till 23€ Pax:
#2 - Lunch:
a) "DOP" in Folgosa, a 5 stars Gourmet restaurant 40€...+ Pax
b) "Torrão" Typical restaurant of the region 15/20€
c) "Foz do Távora" wine bar 10/15€ Pax
#3 - in option a second visit to:
Quinta de La Rosa
Quinta das Carvalhas
Quinta do Vallado
Quinta da Roêda
Quinta do Panascal
#4 - Optional a River cruise in "Pinhão" 10€ Pax
I am not a licensed guide and will not be able to guide you inside of the historical monuments.
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I agree with all of the wonderful reviews - Pedro really made our trip special! We spent a whole day in the Douro Valley and Pedro chose the perfect stops/activities for our family. He is so knowledgeable and plans the timing of the day perfectly. And he chose the best restaurant for lunch!! Pedro is always concerned with your comfort and happiness. If you are looking for a guide, Pedro is your guy!