Douro Valley & Winery Lunch, 1 Day Tour

Douro Valley & Winery Lunch, 1 Day Tour

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From 755€ for two people, all inclusive.   Discover the beautiful Douro Region on our Douro Valley private tour. This is a premium and inclusive tour. Enjoy a visit to a charming Quinta, nestled amongst the hills, where you will have a guided tour with wine tasting and a…

From 755€ for two people, all inclusive.

 

Discover the beautiful Douro Region on our Douro Valley private tour. This is a premium and inclusive tour. Enjoy a visit to a charming Quinta, nestled amongst the hills, where you will have a guided tour with wine tasting and a magnificent winery lunch. An experience you will remember for a lifetime.

 

Itinerary
The scenic destination of Douro Valley lies to the east of Porto and expands across all of Portugal. You will stop at a number of viewpoints, such as São Leonardo de Galafura and Casal de Loivos on your way to a marvellous ´Quinta´ (winery) where you will enjoy a guided tour, wine tasting session and the an authentic Portuguese lunch. Pinhão is a beautiful village located right on the Douro River. The terraced hillsides which circle the village produce some of the regions finest Port. You will stop at the delightful train station and admire the ´azulejos´ (hand-painted Portuguese tiles) depicting the grape harvest. Your final destination is the picturesque town of Amarante. Founded in the 4th century, Amarante lies in the region which produces the grapes of the vinho verde –  a young semi-sparkling ‘green’ wine unique to Portugal. The River Tâmaga runs through the town. Pause to admire the unique, arched bridge – the ´Ponte São Gonçalo´ and visit the ´Igreja de São Gonçalo´- a beautiful fairytale-like 16th century chapel and monastery.

 

Experiences to make your tour especially memorable
Stop at magnificent viewpoints to take in the patchwork landscape and regional beauty of Douro

A marvellous winery experience, with a guided tour and tasting and exclusive winery lunch

 

Classic Portugal Guarantee
All of our tours are hosted by official and certified tour guides. We guarantee they will enter all monuments with you and share with you the history of each place. They are the only guides authorised to enter all monuments throughout Portugal, so you can be assured you will be taken good care of. Classic Portugal is a certified and licensed Turismo de Portugal agency with the Clean and Safe seal. Your health is our priority. We have set protocols in place in regards to Covid19 on this private tour. Be sure to check out the Classic Portugal blog. If you like Douro Valley Private Tour you may also like our Discover Porto and Minho Region private tours.

 

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This one day private tour is inclusive of an official tour guide, Mercedes vehicle and all experiences and entrances.

 

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9 hours, from Porto
5+ Age
  • Departure
    We pick you up from your accommodation within the Porto area.
  • Departure Time
    Please be ready by 8:45 AM for a prompt departure at 9:00 AM.
  • Return Time
    Approximately 17:00 PM.
  • Dress Code
    Casual, comfortable. Please remember to bring a hat and sunscreen.
  • Included
    Experiences & tickets
    Hotel pick up and drop off
    Insurance & taxes
    Meals
    Official Tour Guide
    Private transportation
    Tour available in multiple languages
  • Not Included
    Accommodation
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Douro Valley
To begin your wonderful day of wine, your tour guide will be waiting for you at your accommodation. The Douro Valley is most famous for its wineries, wine production and stunning landscape. Its distinct landscape of sloping hills with terraced vineyards form a patchwork-like pattern across the landscape, with the meandering Douro river flowing throughout. You will stop at a number of viewpoints, such as São Leonardo de Galafura and Casal de Loivos, on your way to a marvellous winery estate...
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Quinta (Winery)
We will take you to one of Douro´s finest winery estates. Here you will enjoy a guided tour and wine tasting session. You will complete this amazing experience with lunch at the winery - a memory which will stay with you forever.
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Pinhão
Pinhão is a beautiful village located right on the Douro River. The terraced hillsides which circle the village produce some of the regions finest Port. You will stop at the delightful train station and admire the `azulejos´ (hand-painted Portuguese tiles) depicting the grape harvest.  
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Amarante
The picturesque town of Amarante was founded in the 4th century, Amarante lies in the region which produces the grapes of the vinho verde -  a young semi-sparkling ‘green’ wine unique to Portugal. The River Tâmaga runs through the town and we will stop at the unique, arched bridge, the ´Ponte São Gonçalo.´ Next we visit the ´Igreja de São Gonçalo´- a beautiful fairytale-like 16th century chapel and monastery. At the end of this wonderful day full of memories your tour guide will return to your accommodation.
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