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Douro Valley with Lunch, Wine Tasting and Optional Cruise Small-Group Day Trip

Highlights
  • A full-day food and wine tour of Douro Valley
  • Visit traditional food and wine outposts, including UNESCO heritage site Pinhão
  • Feast on a delicious lunch, full of typical Portuguese offerings
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Douro Valley with Lunch, Wine Tasting and Optional Cruise Small-Group Day Trip
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Douro Valley with Lunch, Wine Tasting and Optional Cruise Small-Group Day Trip
US$131.30
Overview
Savor the best of Portuguese food and wine on this full-day tour of the Douro Valley. After getting picked up at your hotel by an informative local guide, you’ll head off to the village of Sabrosa to look at traditional wine production there. After a stop at the UNESCO heritage site of Pinhão you’ll break for lunch, comprised of typical regional foods. This tour also includes an optional river cruise (available for an extra 10€ per person) or a visit to Pinhão’s beautiful tiled train station. Your guide will drop you back off at your hotel.
What to Expect
Begin the adventure with a morning pickup from your hotel by a friendly local guide. Travel to Régua, a small village in the Vila Real district, to visit a traditional farm and learn more about the region’s wine production. Enjoy a tasting of port wine, then stop at the Douro Museum (only those who want to visit, the entrance is not included in the program), a celebrated representation of the natural and cultural heritage of the area and a UNESCO-listed World Heritage Site.
Continue the journey by traveling to Pinhão (Pinion), a beautiful village famous for its wine production. Tour the facilities and sip on some of its own wines, then sit down for a delicious lunch of traditional regional dishes.
After lunch, opt for a scenic river cruise, or visit the train station in Pinhão to check out its famous tiles depicting wine production and and local scenery. After that, we will visit a small farm. Considered an olive oil press, you can taste the delicious table wines, almonds, olive oil and honey. Soak in the area’s spectacular views on the ride back to the hotel.
Do not miss this fascinating trip!

Main Attractions:
  • Panoramic View Douro Wine Region
  • Régua: Traditional Farm (Visit and Port Wine Tasting)
  • Douro Museum (Optional)
  • Free Time for lunch
  • Scenic cruise on the River Douro
  • Pinhão: Traditional Farm (Visit and Table wines tasting)
  • Viewpoint Casal Loivos
  • Pinhão Train Station
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1 - 5 of 18 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile
Douro excellent area to visit

My low rating is for the tour company only. The Douro valley and all the places we visited were very beautiful and well worth a visit. The small group tour is false advertising. Transter to and from the tour start finish was very good helpful...More

Thank Tggggggyyyyy
Reviewed 5 days ago
Disappointing

We booked this tour last minute (ie the day before) and ultimately that is how the tour felt. As tho they tried to pull together a tour the day before. Out of their control is the group of people you are put with which of...More

Thank Erin H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Recommended!

Although 'small tour' group included over 20 people, we would thoroughly recommend this trip. Good value, great hostesses and some seriously good wine and port! This kind of tour tends to attract nice people and I have to say, greater numbers made the day. Lunch...More

Thank 592martinn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Perfect day trip to douro Valley

Diana was a very good hostess and guided us through the day. She was superfriendly and very concerned with everyone, and whether we had a great time. It was nice that the company picked us up and dropped us off at our appartment. The portwine...More

Thank LarsV642
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile
Great Day Out

We had a lovely day out with our wonderful guide Milena and her father! The views over the valley were beautiful! We had 2 separate wine tastings, a Port wine tasting from a local producer and a table wine tasting high up in the valley...More

1  Thank Eibhlin B
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Response from EmskiCola | Reviewed this property |
We were picked up about 8, you will find out more when you get there.
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