Douro Valley Small Group Tour with Wine Tastings and Lunch from Porto

Douro Valley Small Group Tour with Wine Tastings and Lunch from Porto

Visit different wine estates and taste Moscatel wine, DOC Douro Wine, Port wine, Douro Olive Oil and Nuts

Tour type: Group , Duration: 10 Hours 30 Minutes

Product ID: 53527
Description

Discover the Douro Valley and visit different wine estates, taste Moscatel wine, DOC Douro Wine, Port wine, Douro Olive Oil and Nuts with this full-day tour.
 
You will be picked up in Porto and start the journey east, towards Amarante. Here you will visit the Saint Gonçalo Church and learn about the interesting architecture that draws from several different styles. Gain insight into the religious references found in those architectural styles that lends to its uniqueness. Then delight your palate with some delicious local pastries!
 
Head to the first wine estate of the day in the heart of the Douro region, in Favaios, where they specialise in Moscatel wine, a golden wine with delicious flavour and subtle aroma. Enjoy the complexity of this dessert wine that blends the Muscat grapes of the region with a variety of fruits.
 
Next, stop in the historical Village of Pinhão. Enjoy a regional lunch at a local restaurant paired with Douro House Wine.
 
Take in the view of the river on the way to the next estate. You will get to know a family run wine estate that is a beautiful example of the range of...

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Discover the Douro Valley and visit different wine estates, taste Moscatel wine, DOC Douro Wine, Port wine, Douro Olive Oil and Nuts with this full-day tour.
 
You will be picked up in Porto and start the journey east, towards Amarante. Here you will visit the Saint Gonçalo Church and learn about the interesting architecture that draws from several different styles. Gain insight into the religious references found in those architectural styles that lends to its uniqueness. Then delight your palate with some delicious local pastries!
 
Head to the first wine estate of the day in the heart of the Douro region, in Favaios, where they specialise in Moscatel wine, a golden wine with delicious flavour and subtle aroma. Enjoy the complexity of this dessert wine that blends the Muscat grapes of the region with a variety of fruits.
 
Next, stop in the historical Village of Pinhão. Enjoy a regional lunch at a local restaurant paired with Douro House Wine.
 
Take in the view of the river on the way to the next estate. You will get to know a family run wine estate that is a beautiful example of the range of extraordinary products you can get in the Valley as they produce Douro DOC and Port wine, olive iil and nuts! Learn about the delicious port wine that has given the Douro Valley its reputation throughout the world. Understand how the effects of the region's climate and rich soil influence the grapes and learn about the special storage techniques that result in these distinctive flavours. Also you will hear about the preparation of both unfortified and fortified wines. Then it is time to enjoy your last wine tasting of the trip.
 
On your way back you willl get a chance to visit one of the most beautiful viewpoints of the region. Return to Porto where you can be dropped at a preferred place or taken back to your accommodation.

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About this activity
Tour Timings
8:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Group size
1 - 8
Languages
English, Spanish, Portuguese
The meeting point
Your accommodation or anywhere else in the centre of Porto

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Includes
  • Visit the city of Amarante and taste local pastries
  • Visit two wine estates
  • Wine tasting of Moscatel wine
  • Tasting of Port wine, Douro DOC wine, olive oil and nuts
  • Regional lunch paired with Douro House Wine
  • Pick-up and drop-off in Porto
  • Local guide
  • Transportation in air-conditioned vehicle
  • Pick-up and drop-off outside Porto (extra fee applies)

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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.

Organized by

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: 53527

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