Douro Valley Olive Harvest with Olive Picking and Wine Tasting

Douro Valley Olive Harvest with Olive Picking and Wine Tasting

Participate in the olive harvesting process and experience the traditions that surround it

Tour type: Group , Duration: 11 Hours

Product ID: 53534
Description

Discover the Douro Valley, participate in in the olive harvesting process and experience the traditions that surround it with this full-day tour.
 
The tour starts in Porto and continues to the east, towards the Douro region. This region produces consistent olive oils, with dark colours and intense aromas. The olive trees of the Douro region are an integral part of the Douro landscape, a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
 
Upon arrival, you will visit the gardens of an Estate located in the heart of the Douro Demarcated Region, and enjoy a Moscatel wine.
 
Then you will go to the olive grove and start harvesting the olives using the traditional method of “varejar”, to the sound of the concertina. All that physical activity is followed by an olive oil tasting and a traditional Douro lunch.
 
Next, enjoy learn about the traditional vinification process of Port Wine and Moscatel wine, before returning to Porto.

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Discover the Douro Valley, participate in in the olive harvesting process and experience the traditions that surround it with this full-day tour.
 
The tour starts in Porto and continues to the east, towards the Douro region. This region produces consistent olive oils, with dark colours and intense aromas. The olive trees of the Douro region are an integral part of the Douro landscape, a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
 
Upon arrival, you will visit the gardens of an Estate located in the heart of the Douro Demarcated Region, and enjoy a Moscatel wine.
 
Then you will go to the olive grove and start harvesting the olives using the traditional method of “varejar”, to the sound of the concertina. All that physical activity is followed by an olive oil tasting and a traditional Douro lunch.
 
Next, enjoy learn about the traditional vinification process of Port Wine and Moscatel wine, before returning to Porto.

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About this activity
Tour Timings
8:30 AM - 7:30 PM
Group size
1 - 16
Languages
English, French, Spanish, Portuguese
The meeting point
Your accommodation or anywhere else in the centre of Porto

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Includes
  • Visit to a wine estate in Favaios
  • Moscatel wine tasting
  • Olive oil tasting
  • Traditional Douro lunch
  • Commented Port wine tasting
  • Local guide
  • Pick-up and drop-off in Porto 
  • Transportation in 5-9 seater vehicle with air conditioning
  • Pick-up and drop-off outside of Porto (an extra fee applies)

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Full payment at the time of booking.

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Cancellation Policy

There is no cancellation fee once customers cancel at least 7 day(s) prior to the date of the activity or tour.

There is 50% cancellation fee for customers to cancel 3 and 6 day(s) prior to the date of the activity or tour.

There is 100% cancellation fee for customers to cancel 2 day(s) prior to the date of the activity or tour.

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Antonio

I'm a Portuguese tour guide from Porto that has been running tours in the area for a while now. My post-graduation is in Tourism and Hospitality Management and I've worked in Hotel and Travel agencies before launching this company. Our tours focus on the wine regions of Portugal, like the Douro Valley, the Dão and the Vinho Verde Region. We run small group tours of 2 to 16 people ( in vehicles that take 5-9 people at time) as well as Private tours.


Product ID: 53534

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