Douro Valley Air Balloon and Wine Tour

Douro Valley Air Balloon and Wine Tour

Watching the sunrise from a balloon in the Douro Valley

Tour type: Private , Duration: 10

Product ID: 46884
Description



Douro is about wine, about the silence of the landscapes, the tastes and the smells, the lost villages, the small wine farms where people produce their own wine for ages, but it’s also about amazing people that open their house to you like they do to old friends.
 
The land of lush green valleys that produce the best wine and port that Portugal make. Don't take our word for it, come and experience Douro for yourself with this amazing air balloon tour.
 
This experience will guide you between the vines and the sky, with a unique combination of sensations in a private half day tour, that will start by watching the sunrise in an air balloon and finish in a wine farm with a vintage port opened with a feather.
 
At the time agreed, before sunrise, your specialised guide will pick you up from your accommodation.The programmed flight follows the sunrise. You will fly on the first rays that begin to accentuate the scars of the hillsides and Douro cliffs, bathing, little by little, light and warm to the landscape. 
 
You will travel through the hidden sensations of the Douro Valley, whether...

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Douro is about wine, about the silence of the landscapes, the tastes and the smells, the lost villages, the small wine farms where people produce their own wine for ages, but it’s also about amazing people that open their house to you like they do to old friends.
 
The land of lush green valleys that produce the best wine and port that Portugal make. Don't take our word for it, come and experience Douro for yourself with this amazing air balloon tour.
 
This experience will guide you between the vines and the sky, with a unique combination of sensations in a private half day tour, that will start by watching the sunrise in an air balloon and finish in a wine farm with a vintage port opened with a feather.
 
At the time agreed, before sunrise, your specialised guide will pick you up from your accommodation.The programmed flight follows the sunrise. You will fly on the first rays that begin to accentuate the scars of the hillsides and Douro cliffs, bathing, little by little, light and warm to the landscape. 
 
You will travel through the hidden sensations of the Douro Valley, whether the panoramic roads floating in the sinuous landscape of this human heritage territory, or one of its emblematic viewpoints, the São Salvador do Mundo, Casal de Loivos or São Leonardo de Galafura.
 
Then the journey continues to an estate where you will better understand the essence of the Douro matrix, by visiting the vineyards, cellars and presses, and the commented tasting, translating this experience in an unusual act of tradition, history and culture.
 
Continue with a delicious lunch in a top restaurant, where the excellence of the Douro cuisine is evident, paired with iconic wines that only the Douro produces, in over 100 varieties of castes, a rare and distinct referential of diversity.
 
After the trip come to an end and you return to the starting point, you will celebrate with champagne the flight baptism and the emotions created that will bind forever in your memory and continue the tour, in a luxurious vehicle.

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About this activity
Tour Timings
5:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Group size
2 - 6
Languages
English, French, Spanish, Portuguese
The meeting point
Pinhão; Régua

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Includes

  • Sightseeing tour
  • Air ballon flight
  • Premium wine tasting and lunch in a quinta
  • Private guide
  • Pick-up and drop-off
  • Transportation

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100% payment upon reservation

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Cancellation Policy

• More than 30 days, 100% refunded

• between 30 and 15 days, 50% fee charge

• less than 15 days or no show, 100% fee charge

Organized by

Rui

Rui was born in 1979 in Lisbon and studied civil engineering, hospitality management and has an MBA. He is friend of his friends, curious, loves to learn and to do different things. He is determined and rigorous, likes to care about details and is always seeking for perfection!


Product ID: 46884

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