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$98.19 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Private Porto Tour with Porto Wine Tasting and Boat Trip in Douro River

Our guide/driver will pick you at your hotel in Oporto or other agreed meeting point at the city. According your interests we can start the tour crossing the spectacular Dom Luís metal bridge, inaugurated in 1886. Already in Vila Nova de Gaia on the southern bank of the Douro’s river you’ll get to know one Port’s Wine Cellar. Here you’ll have the opportunity to taste this extraordinary wine. Before turning to cross the Douro’s river to continue the visit through the historic centre, you will enjoy a 50-minute cruise in a typical ‘Rabelo’ boat, a highlight of this unforgettable tour. The tour continues towards the São Francisco church known for ‘Golden Cave’ – ‘caverna do Ouro’, since it has suffered a baroque remodeling where several amazing gilded carvings was used. (Entrance fee is not included) During the rest of the day, according your interests, our guide/driver will show you the highlights of the city such as the Church and Tower of the Clerics, the Avenue of the Allies – ‘Avenida dos Aliados’, the São Bento train station, the Oporto Cathedral, the Bolhão market, Foz do Douro, and many more amazing places of Oporto city. Other tourist highlights that you should suggest to the clients are the commercial area of Santa Catarina and the Lello & Brother’s bookstore, that will surprise you by the set of stairs with its mysterious look! After this amazing day you we’ll travel back to Lisbon to the agreed drop-off point.Please note that this description is just suggestions of places to visit. Since it’s a private tour, the itinerary will be designed according to your preferences and the tour length.We highlight that our tours are private (just you and us) and our Mercedes vehicles are very comfortable with wi-fi and bottled water on board. It’s also important to let you know that our tours are done with a guide/driver very well prepare to add valuable information about the visited places and about Portugal in general.It's also important to inform that our local guide will pick you up and drop you off at your hotel, airport, cruise terminal or other meeting point.Please note that entrance fees are not included.

$513.78 Multi-day & Extended Tours

Porto 5-Day Tour Including Braga, Douro, Aveiro and Costa Nova

ItineraryDay 1: Airport transfer Stop At: Porto Airport Transfer, Porto, Porto District, Northern PortugalTransfer from airport to your hotel in Porto city.Duration: 30 minutesNo meals included on this day.No accommodation included on this day.Day 2: Porto city half day tourStop At: Livraria Lello, Porto, Porto District, Northern PortugalVisitDuration: 30 minutesStop At: Clerigos Tower, Porto, Porto District, Northern PortugalVisitDuration: 30 minutesStop At: Pelourinho Se Catedral Porto, Porto, Porto District, Northern PortugalVisitDuration: 1 hourPass By: Ribeira Square, Porto, Porto District, Northern PortugalVisitStop At: Burmester, Vila Nova de Gaia, Porto District, Northern PortugalVisit and wine tasting in cellars. Duration: 1 hourNo meals included on this day.No accommodation included on this day.Day 3: Douro Valley full day tourStop At: D'Origem, Casal de Loivos, Vila Real District, Northern PortugalVisit and wine tasting Duration: 1 hourStop At: Pinhao Railways Station, Pinhao, Vila Real District, Northern PortugalVisitDuration: 30 minutesStop At: The Douro River, Northern PortugalRiver CruiseDuration: 1 hourStop At: The Douro Valley, Pinhao, Vila Real District, Northern PortugalWine tasting and lunchDuration: 2 hoursStop At: Casal de Loivos Viewpoint, Casal de Loivos, Vila Real District, Northern PortugalViewDuration: 15 minutesMeals included: • LunchNo accommodation included on this day.Day 4: Aveiro and Costa Nova half-day tourStop At: Ria de Aveiro, Aveiro, Aveiro District, Northern PortugalCruise Duration: 1 hourStop At: Mercado Do Peixe Da Costa Nova, Costa Nova, Ilhavo, Aveiro District, Northern PortugalVisitDuration: 1 hourStop At: Aveiro, Aveiro, Aveiro District, Northern PortugalVisit centerDuration: 1 hourNo meals included on this day.No accommodation included on this day.Day 5: Braga and Guimarães full-day tourStop At: Cathedral of Santa Maria de Braga, Braga, Braga District, Northern PortugalVisitDuration: 1 hourStop At: Bom Jesus do Monte, Braga, Braga District, Northern PortugalVisitDuration: 1 hourStop At: Sanctuary of Our Lady of Sameiro, Braga, Braga District, Northern PortugalVisitDuration: 1 hourStop At: Guimaraes Castle, Guimaraes, Braga District, Northern PortugalVisitDuration: 1 hourStop At: Paco dos Duques de Braganca, Guimaraes, Braga District, Northern PortugalVisitDuration: 1 hourMeals included: • LunchNo accommodation included on this day.Day 6: Santiago de Compostela and Viana do Castelo full day tourStop At: Cathedral De Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Province of A Coruna, GaliciaVisitDuration: 3 hoursStop At: Santuario de Santa Luzia, Viana do Castelo, Viana do Castelo District, Northern PortugalVisitDuration: 1 hourMeals included: • LunchNo accommodation included on this day.Day 7: Airport transferStop At: Porto Airport Transfer, Porto, Porto District, Northern PortugalTransfer from accommodation in Porto to the airport. Duration: 30 minutesNo meals included on this day.No accommodation included on this day.

$57.09 Shore Excursions

Beach and Surf Small Group Half Day Tour from Porto

You'll be picked up from your hotel at 8am or 1pm and pay a visit to where the river meets the sea, Foz do Douro. You will be able to have a surf lesson with all materials provided, including board and wetsuit. An accredited instructor will teach you the techniques you need to get up on the board and provide help in water. If you are at a more advanced level, you can catch the waves on the outside.You only need to be in the mood to have fun with this different and exciting activity.Not only sea water is included in the tour, but also water to drink.

$15.41 Tours & Sightseeing

Porto Vintage Hop on Hop off

2 sightseeing tours of Oporto, Matosinhos and Vila Nova de Gaia. Your ticket is valid for 1 or 2 days and you can hop on and off in Porto as many times as you want anywhere along Porto bus tour routes! The historic centre of Oporto, the Douro river, Avenida da Boavista, the riverside area - Ribeira, Gaia wharf and Matosinhos and its restaurants... All this with just a single ticket in our Porto sightseeing bus! Includes free access with wine tasting in Quinta da Boeira Wine Cellars (Closed in January). Historical Porto Tour Join this magnificent tour from the historical centre of Oporto to Foz do Douro, stopping off at the Casa da Música and the Museu de Serralves along the way. Take the chance to visit the riverside area - Ribeira to discover one of the most quintessential places in Oporto's historic centre, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. And across the river (Vila Nova de Gaia) don't miss a chance to visit one of the many wine cellars to try Oporto's famous port wine and experience a part of its history. Stops: Praça da Liberdade / Av. Aliados | Sé Catedral / Cathedral | Praça Batalha | Carmo Church | Ribeira / River Cruise / Palácio Bolsa | Gaia Quay / Caves Cálem | Gaia Quay | Porto viewpoint / Yeatman | Lg. dos Aviadores (Poças Junior Port Wine Cellar – 10 min. walk) | El Corte Inglés | City Hall | Jardim do Morro | Praça Batalha | Cordoaria / Clérigos Porto castle Tour Departing from the centre of Oporto, follow the riverside road all the way to Foz do Douro. Then enjoy the fantastic beaches of Oporto and Matosinhos and the soothing sound of the waves breaking on the sand. Afterwards visit picturesque Matosinhos. Stops: Praça da Liberdade / Av. Aliados | Sé Catedral / Cathedral | Praça Batalha | Carmo Church | Rosa Mota Pavillion | Casa da Música / Rotunda da Boavista | Av. Boavista Hotéls | Fundação de Serralves | Castelo do Queijo / Sea Life Porto | Anémona | Tourism O¬ce / Cruises Terminal | Matosinhos Beaches | Anémona | Castelo do Queijo / Sea Life Porto | Passeio Alegre | Fluvial | Tramcar Museum | Cordoaria / Clérigos

$216.93 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Duoro Valley Small-Group Tour with Wine Tasting, Sunset Cruise

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Sao Goncalo Church, Amarante, Porto District, Northern PortugalFrom your hotel in Porto, you’re picked up in the morning for the drive to Amarante. We will stop at the city of Amarante to visit its old bridge and São Gonçalo Church, a symbol of the local identity built in the XIII century by the city's patron saint São Gonçalo, a benedictine monk. Amarante's sweets and cakes are extremely famous and you will have the opportunity to taste them at a well known cake-shop.  Duration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At: Casa de Mateus, Vila Real, Vila Real District, Northern PortugalAfter Amarante we will proceed to the Mateus Palace in the city of Vila Real. Mateus Palace, set in beautiful gardens on a vast farm, is considered to be one of the finest examples of baroque civil architecture in Portugal. You will learn from a certified guide the story of the palace and at the end enjoy walking and taking pictures in the gardens. Duration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At: Quinta de Avessada, Favaios, Vila Real District, Northern PortugalThe highlight of the voyage is the lunch in the wine region of Favaios. The lunch includes several tasting starters, a regional stew or roast, and a fruit and dessert buffet.White and red Douro wines are served, as welll as Muscat wine of Favaios and Port wine. After lunch you will visit the estate wine cellars (May to October)Duration: 2 hoursPass By: The Douro Valley, Pinhao, Vila Real District, Northern PortugalFrom your hotel in Porto, you’re picked up in the morning for the drive to Amarante. We will stop at the city of Amarante to visit its old bridge and São Gonçalo Church, a symbol of the local identity built in the XIII century by the city's patron saint São Gonçalo, a benedictine monk. Amarante's sweets and cakes are extremely famous and you will have the opportunity to taste them at a well known cake-shop.  After Amarante we will proceed to the Mateus Palace in the city of Vila Real. Mateus Palace, set in beautiful gardens on a vast farm, is considered to be one of the finest examples of baroque civil architecture in Portugal. You will learn from a certified guide the story of the palace and at the end enjoy walking and taking pictures in the gardens. The highlight of the voyage is the lunch in the wine region of Favaios. The lunch includes several tasting starters, a regional stew or roast, and a fruit and dessert buffet.White and red Douro wines are served, as welll as Muscat wine of Favaios and Port wine. After lunch you will visit the estate wine cellars.The tour continues driving downhill from the Favaios region to Pinhão, on the right bank of the Douro river. In Pinhão you will visit the train station with its fantastic azulejos (tiles) pannels from early XX century.We will return to Porto via the road N222 Pinhão - Peso da Régua, that is considered one of the most beautiful in the world. 17 miles, 93 soft bends and breathtaking views of the Douro Valley.Stop At: Barragem de Crestuma-Lever, Lever, Vila Nova de Gaia, Porto District, Northern PortugalBut your tour is not over yet!At Crestuma dam you will get aboard Arraes, a dutch classical boat, 11,30m long and 3,30m wide with 2 cabins, kitchen and WC, fully equipped to provide you a dream Douro river cruise to contemplate the world heritage beauty of Porto. Navigation downstream toward the river mouth at Foz do Douro, passing through the 6 Porto bridges while enjoying a fantastic tasting menu of Portuguese typical food with Douro wines and Port Wine.Your Douro Valley full-day tour ends with return transport to your Porto hotel.Duration: 2 hours

$971.63 Multi-day & Extended Tours

One Week in Porto - Self Guided Walking Tour (1100S)

DAY 1 Individual arrival to Porto Airport / Porto Train station / Porto Bus Station. DAY 2 A walk taking in some of Porto´s most iconic monuments and places such as the Cathedral, the Stock Exchange, S. Bento Station, the Praça da Ribeira and the Port Lodges.We see some magnificent views from the top of D. Luis I Bridge and the viewpoint of the Serra do Pilar. We also have the chance to taste port in the old Port houses of Vila Novade Gaia. The walk is short to allow for the various visits along the way.DAY 3   The walk follows the coast south of Porto along boardwalks and promenades giving access to beautiful sandy beaches. The fishing village of Afurada, with many cafés and restaurants, is worth exploring and makes a great lunch time stop.We then follow the imaginatively created walkway along the south bank of the river backto the centre.DAY 4 A walk along the north bank of the river starting at the fishing port of Matosinhos, renowned for its superb fish restaurants.Our walk follows promenades and boardwalks down the Atlantic coast to Foz do Douro where the river meets the sea.Then on to the centre of Porto.Our route enables us to enjoy superb views of the river, the town and the sea for the first part and then the classic Porto architecture.DAY 5 This route leads from Guimarães railway station through the centre of Guimarães old town and up to the Ducal Palace and Castle using the most straight forward route possible.Clients can then explore the town and return to the railway station at the end by the same route. DAY 6 A lovely walk taking in some beautiful parks and gardens, along leafy quiet lanes.We go through some picturesque and ancient neighbourhoods and can visit places of interest along the way such as the Museu Romantico, Casa Tait, the Crystal Palace and also the splendid Parque da Cidade.DAY 7 A great coastal walk visiting two charming seaside towns, Povoa de Varzim and Vila do Conde. Much of the route gives access to wonderful beaches.DAY 8 At convenient time transfer to Porto Airport / Porto Train station / Porto Bus station.