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Lamego is a natural base for exploring the half-ruined monasteries and chapels in the surrounding environs, one of which dates back to the time of the Visigoths.


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$115.46 Day Trips & Excursions

Day Trip to Douro

On this tour you will see unique landscapes, and will visit the Monastery of S.Gonçalo on the banks of the river in Amarante and the shrine of Our Lady of Remédios in Lamego. Throughout the day there will be several stops for you to enjoy the magnificent scenery, and you will enjoy lunch with magnificent views over the River Douro. You will also appreciate a winetasting of the most famous Portuguese wine - Porto Wine, which is original from this area.

$294.54 Day Trips & Excursions

Porto Combo: Porto City Tour, Aveiro, Costa Nova, Douro, Braga and Guimarães

Day 1 -  Morning: Porto. The city of Porto is known as the City "Invicta". It is still a city known worldwide for its wine, its bridges and ancient and contemporary architecture, its historical center, listed as World Heritage by UNESCO. Its beautiful monuments and historic buildings such as the imposing Cathedral and the Tower of Clerics, Porto is the second largest city of Portugal, offers a harmonious synthesis of old and ontemporâneas attractions. On the opposite bank of the river, Vila Nova de Gaia, has superb views of the world-famous Port Wine Cellars main production center of Port wine. where the wine is blended and aged and where you can taste the different varieties, or opt for a cruise on the Douro. We will visit: Café Majestic, Bolhão market, Clerigos Tower and Church, Lello bookshop, Aliados avenue (panoramic view) Cathedral, S. Bento station, , Ribeira region and finally one celler of Port Wine with the tasting of two of them. We offer you a café and a tipical pastry called "nata", the tipical breakfast here.- Afternoon: Aveiro and Costa Nova - In this fascinating tour we will visit the city of Aveiro, which is considered the "Venice of Portugal" as well as the attractive region of Costa Nova, located on the seafront of the city of Ílhavo. An extraordinary tour where you can admire the canals running through the city of Aveiro, the numerous footbridges, buildings of Art Nouveau by the sea and the colorful boats Moliceiros, single symbol of the region. We will visit: Aveiro historical center, Fish Market, salt ponds (panoramic view), Costa Nova houses (panoramic view) and you will enjoy a Cruise in the traditional moliceiro boat. Day 2 - Douro Vinhateiro - A nice, relaxing trip where you can admire the beauty of the Douro endless landscapes and the true treasure that there is produced: the best wines of Portugal. On this tour we will visit a reputable fifth producer of port, where you will have the opportunity to taste their delicious wines. We will visit: Monastery S. Gonçalo in Amarante, local wine farm with wine tasting in Régua, Shrine Our Lady of Remedies in Lamego, and Sparkling Cellars in lamego too (tour and tasting of sparkling wine) ** except Saturdays, Sundays and holidays. **Day 3 - Braga & Guimarães - In this tour will begin by visiting the oldest city in Portugal. Braga is a city rich in culture and tradition, where the squares and the emblematic churches abound. In Braga we will see: Cathedral Braga Cathedral, Sanctuary Bom Jesus and Sanctuary of Sameiro. After Braga follow the medieval city of Guimarães, which is regarded as "The Cradle of Portugal". Here we will walk through the streets of Old Town, a World Heritage site, and visit the Palace of the Dukes, Castle of Guimarães, Chapel St. Michael and the historical center.

$111.93 Day Trips & Excursions

Full-Day Douro Valley Discovery Including Raposeira Caves and Wine Tasting

After pickup in a luxury vehicle at your hotel or the cruise port, head into the hills of the UNESCO–listed Douro region, where terraced vineyards line the banks of the picturesque Douro River. Listen to your guide as they provide you with detailed information about the history, culture and leisurely life of this beautiful area.  Upon arrival to the area, you'll stop in Amarante to visit one of the top attractions, the Sao Goncalo Monastery, named in honor of Goncalo de Amarante, a 12th-century saint. See the ornate pipe organ and the tomb of Sao Goncalo. Take a shot at preserved tradition while viewing the carved likeness of Sao Goncalo, where "if you pull the waist cord asking for three wishes, your wishes will be fulfilled."Continue to Regua, where you'll visit the Sao Domingos Farm for a wine-tasting. Get insight into the diverse grape varietals thriving in the fertile soils. You'll have the opportunity to buy some bottles of these delicious wines while you're here.Next, travel to Lamego. Explore this attractive town filled with Renaissance and Baroque mansions which sit between two hills. On one hill, you'll see the ruins of a 12th century castle; however, you'll head to the second hill, where you'll stop to visit the monumental Baroque Sanctuary of Nossa Senhora dos Remedios.Finally, you'll drive to Raposeira Caves to relax and taste a delicious sparkling wine. Raposeira sparkling wines incorporate the intense character of the Beira-Douro region. They are a tribute to the unmistakable flavors of the land and the persistence of its people.After the day of exploration and tastings in the Douro Valley, you'll return to your hotel, where the tour will come to an end.

$353.45 Day Trips & Excursions

Private Tour: Douro Vinhateiro from Porto with Wine Tasting

Your tour begins at 9am at your hotel in Porto where your private guide and driver picks you up. Travel to Amarante where your first stop of the day is the S. Gonçalo Monastery. Next, hop back in the car and drive to Régua for a wine tasting at S. Domingos Farm. Sample the traditional wines before continuing on the tour. Travel to Lamego for a stop at the Nossa Senhora dos Remédios Sanctuary. Enjoy the views of the sanctuary for heading to your last stop, Raposeria Cellars for a sparkling wine tasting.(Closed on Saturdays, sundays and holidays) After a full day of exploring and wine tasting, your tour concludes back at your hotel.

$530.17 Day Trips & Excursions

Porto Combo: Porto City Tour, Braga, Guimarães, Douro, Santiago de Compostela, Aveiro and Costa Nova

DAY 1 - Porto. The city of Porto is known worldwide for its wine, its bridges and ancient and contemporary architecture, its historical center, listed as World Heritage by UNESCO.We will visit: Café Majestic, Bolhão market, Clerigos Tower and Church, Lello bookshop, Aliados avenue, Cathedral, S. Bento station, , Ribeira, Boavista avenue, Serralves museum, House of Music, Foz do douro, Cristal palace, and the cellers of Port Wine. We offer you a coffee and a tipical pastry "nata". You will enjoy the 6 bridges cruise. DAY 2 -  Braga/Guimarães. This tour will begin by visiting the oldest city in Portugal. Braga is a city rich in culture and tradition, where the squares and the emblematic churches abound. After Braga follow the medieval city of Guimarães, which is regarded as "The Cradle of Portugal". Here we will walk through the streets of Old Town, a World Heritage site. We will see in this tour: Cathedral Braga Cathedral, Sanctuary Bom Jesus, Sanctuary of Sameiro, Palace of the Dukes, Castle of Guimarães, Chapel St. Michael, historic centerDAY 3 - Douro Vinhateiro - A nice, relaxing trip where you can admire the beauty of the Douro endless landscapes and the true treasure that there is produced: the best wines of Portugal. On this tour we will visit a reputable fifth producer of port, where you will have the opportunity to taste their delicious wines. We will visit: Monastery S. Gonçalo in Amarante, local wine farm with wine tasting in Régua, Shrine Our Lady of Remedies in Lamego, and Sparkling Cellars in lamego too (tour and tasting of sparkling wine) ** except Saturdays, Sundays and holidays. **DAY 4 - In this tour towards Santiago, we will begin to visit Viana do Castelo and its historic center. After Viana do Castelo follow to Santiago de Compostela, the capital of Galicia and one of the destinations of Christian pilgrimage more important in the world. Here we will visit the historic center, declared a World Heritage Site and the famous Cathedral of Santiago, which marks the end of the pilgrimage of the "Way of St. James."DAY 5 - Aveiro and Costa Nova - In this fascinating tour we will visit the city of Aveiro, which is considered the "Venice of Portugal" as well as the attractive region of Costa Nova, located on the seafront of the city of Ílhavo. An extraordinary tour where you can admire the canals running through the city of Aveiro, the numerous footbridges, buildings of Art Nouveau by the sea and the colorful boats Moliceiros, single symbol of the region. We will visit: Aveiro historical center, Fish Market, salt ponds (panoramic view), Costa Nova houses (panoramic view) and you will enjoy a Cruise in the traditional moliceiro boat. 

$148.45 Tours & Sightseeing

Gorges of Varosa - Walking in Douro

09:00 am: Meeting at Peso da Régua in front of the train station 09:15 am: Start of the walk. Crossing the bridge over the river Douro 09:30 am: Start of ascent through the vineyards. 11:30 am: Roman Bridge and Vargas Gorges 12:00 am: Top view of the canyons 12:30 pm: Cold lunch by the river. (Lunch is provided by us but is transported by the participants) 1:15 pm: Visit to the dam 2:15 pm: Arrival at the Chapel of St. Peter of Balsemão. Visit (Monday is closed) 1:15 pm: Start walking 2:30 pm: Arrival in Lamego - Visit to the Cathedral 3:15 pm: Ascent of the staircase of the Sanctuary of Nossa Senhora dos Remédios 4:15 pm: To taste the famous sparkling wine Raposeira, ham of Lamego and Bôla de Lamego. 5:00 pm: Return by car to Peso da Régua