Douro Valley with Wine Tastings and Lunch from Porto

Food, Wine & Nightlife in Pinhão

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from$111.95
4.7 out of 5

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Book this tour and have the chance to visit three vineyards and sampling several Port and DOC wines! If you enjoy wine, this tour is definitively for you! Culminate your experience trying the local gastronomy in the lovely and quaint city of Pinhão. Get to know how internationally renowned Port and DOC wines are one of the most important heritages in northern Portugal! Learn more about it's production and the different types of Port and wine tables. Don't miss the chance to visit the UNESCO World Heritage Douro's Valley beautiful scenery! Spend a day strolling along the magnificent Douro River and winding roads!
Begin with a pickup from your hotel in the morning and travel in a minivan with air-conditioned towards Pinhão, the wonderful wine region. You will be amazed with the fantastic and majestic landscapes formed by the vineyards of wine!The first stop will be in the town of Sabrosa for a quick coffee just before we start our way up through the mountains and in to the heart of Douro Region!Arriving to Pinhão, it will be time to have the first wine experience at a worldwide renowned Vineyard, for a guided tour of its facilities and a taste of their Port wines, all of excellent and recognized quality. Still in Pinhão prepare to have a delicious lunch at a local restaurant where you can try the local specialties accompanied with local wine. After lunch, enjoy more tastings! Drive along side the river, where recently the National Highway 222 was considered the best road in the world for those who enjoy driving:"World Best Driving Road", you'll visit one of the oldest vineyards of the region trying their delicious wines as well their wonderful Ports. This vineyard is simply breathtaking.Heading back on the road, it's time to head to the next wine brand! A small producing family owned, whose production began in 1993. Since then, the love for wine production and the great technical knowledge are rewarded in the form of medals they earn every year. Be sure then to sample the DOC and Port wines at this wonderful location. After a whole day strolling through the winding roads of the Douro Valley, relax in the trip back to your hotel to which we'll arrive early evening.

What’s included

  • Lunch
  • Wine tastings
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (Your central located hotel/accommodation in the historic centers of Porto and Gaia)
  • Small-group tour
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Professional guide

What’s not included

  • Gratuities (optional)

Highlights

  • Excellent value for money
  • Small group ensures personal service
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Lunch included
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Led by an art historian
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