Top Highlights of the Douro Valley Private Wine Tour

Top Highlights of the Douro Valley Private Wine Tour
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Port Wine, Olive Oil and Honey Tastings, Peso da Régua Tour and Pinhão

Tour type: Private , Duration: 10 Hours 30 Minutes

Product ID: 59672
Description

Be amazed by the panoramic roads, beautiful landscapes, and unique wines and olive oils of the Douro Valley with this private tour.
 
You will be picked up from your hotel, and travel to Peso da Régua, the small city where the demarcated region of the Douro Valley was born.
 
Continue the journey, through paradisiac sceneries, until you reach a place full of ancient and special rocks and discover their relation to wine, olive oil and the old gods.
 
Just next to the previous location you will visit a traditional Miradouro (panoramic sightseeing over the Douro River) and a Chapel built over the temple of a Fertility goddess.
 
Afterwards you will visit a typical Quinta (wine estate) for tastings of top port wine and olive oil. The wine tasting will be explained by a member of the family, for a special and truthful experience.
 
The next stop will be a traditional restaurant for lunch with delicious local gastronomy.
 
After lunch, continue with a trip from Peso da Régua to Pinhão through N-222, considered the best road in the world. Upon arrival in Pinhão, you will visit...

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Be amazed by the panoramic roads, beautiful landscapes, and unique wines and olive oils of the Douro Valley with this private tour.
 
You will be picked up from your hotel, and travel to Peso da Régua, the small city where the demarcated region of the Douro Valley was born.
 
Continue the journey, through paradisiac sceneries, until you reach a place full of ancient and special rocks and discover their relation to wine, olive oil and the old gods.
 
Just next to the previous location you will visit a traditional Miradouro (panoramic sightseeing over the Douro River) and a Chapel built over the temple of a Fertility goddess.
 
Afterwards you will visit a typical Quinta (wine estate) for tastings of top port wine and olive oil. The wine tasting will be explained by a member of the family, for a special and truthful experience.
 
The next stop will be a traditional restaurant for lunch with delicious local gastronomy.
 
After lunch, continue with a trip from Peso da Régua to Pinhão through N-222, considered the best road in the world. Upon arrival in Pinhão, you will visit the Railway Station with its quaint historical tiles.
 
Enjoy a wonderful Rabelo boat trip that will provide you with both a relaxing moment and a different perspective of the region.
 
The final stop will be at a small winery located at Casal de Loivos, which has a private Miradouro considered by the BBC one of the most beautiful landscapes in the world. Here you may enjoy delicious vintage port wine (the highest port wine category), Douro wines, olive oil and honey tastings.
 
At the end of this amazing day, you will be dropped off at your hotel.

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About this activity
Tour Timings
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Group size
2 - 8
Languages
English, Spanish, Portuguese
The meeting point
Peso da Régua; Lamego; Pinhão; Porto; Baião

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Includes
  • Visits and tastings at two wineries
  • Olive oil and honey tastings
  • Delicious local lunch
  • Rabelo boat trip (1-hour)
  • Visit to the historical train station of Pinhão
  • Bottled water
  • Private transportation in air-conditioned modern vehicle
  • Pick-up and drop-off at hotel

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Full payment required upon booking.

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Cancellation Policy

Any cancellation by you must be initiated by telephone or by email. We will acknowledge your cancellation by email.

If you cancel 60 days or more before the start of the tour, we will refund you the amount paid less any non-recoverable upfront costs incurred related to the tour, such as tickets, transportation deposits and other non-recoverable tour expenses.

If you cancel 59 to 30 days before the start of the tour: the refund will be of 80% (if the 20% cover the upfront costs).

If you cancel less than 30 days before the start of the tour: 100% cancellation fee.

In some cases, the tour may be cancelled due to weather or other circumstance. In such an event, you may choose between a rescheduling of the tour, a full refund of all monies paid OR a credit towards an alternative tour. If you choose to accept a credit, the difference in the cost of the alternative tour will be refunded or paid by you as applicable. For the sake of your investment you are advised to acquire a cancellation insurance.

We are not responsible for any incidental expenses you may have incurred as a result of the purchase of your tour such as visas, vaccinations, non-refundable flights, or loss of enjoyment.

Organized by

Bruno

My family has a small production of wine and olive oil, and is responsible for the field work of other small Douro "Quintas", so I have a deep knowledge and expertise of how things are done in the Port Wine region. Bachelor in Hotel Management F&B - Hotel and Tourism School of Turismo de Portugal - Douro\Lamego in 2016. I was a trainee at a 5 star Hotel (Pestana Palácio do Freixo - Oporto), and Head Waiter of a top restaurant in Museu do Douro - Peso da Régua. I'm a freelancer tour guide for a year now.


Product ID: 59672

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