Portugal’s Douro Valley is one of the oldest and most beautiful wine regions in the world. Wine has been made here for 2000 years and it was the birthplace of port wine! With breathtaking landscapes and an incredible food and wine culture (not to mention the climate and the warm hospitality), Douro makes the perfect holiday destination for wine lovers looking for history, culture and a bit of sun. Here are our best wine and food tours in the Douro Valley to help you plan your next visit.
Sail the historical Douro River on a traditional Rabelo boat which used to transport the port wine to the wine cellars in Porto, drive on one of "the most beautiful roads in the world", and visit two wineries and the stunning Mateus Palace on this Douro Valley hidden gem discovery tour.
From £192 per person
Learn all about Port wine and the Douro region's history during visits and tastings at two famous wine estates, feast on a traditional lunch, and relax with a 1-hour panoramic cruise through the Douro’s river, a delightful way to enjoy the dazzling landscapes of the Douro Valley.
From £88 per person
Experience one of the most beautiful stages of wine production on this tour, the harvest. You will contribute to the harvest from picking the grapes right through to enjoying the Douro's tradition of stomping on the grapes. Then, to reward all your hard work you'll have a delicious Douro Regional lunch with wine pairings from the Estate!
From £107 per person
Take in the stunning views and enjoy the architecture of the Douro, and of course, visit different wine estates to taste Moscatel wine, DOC Douro Wine, Port wine, Douro Olive Oil and Nuts on this full-day tour!
From £90 per person
For those who feel one day in the Douro Valley just isn't enough time to pack everything in then this 6-day wine harvest tour is for you! With visits to a multitude of wineries to enjoy tastings, a sunset dinner boat cruise, a picturesque train journey, and a wine harvest experience being but a few of the activities included, it is a once in a lifetime experience not to miss!
From £3005 per person