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Douro Valley Historical Tour with Lunch, Winery Visit with Tastings and Panoramic Cruise provided by Living Tours Portugal

Douro Valley Historical Tour with Lunch, Winery Visit with Tastings and Panoramic Cruise

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
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Updated 20-06-22 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Certified with the CLEAN AND SAFE by the Portuguese Tourism Board and SAFE TRAVELS certification by the WTTC. Internal Protocol and Contigency plan was implemented with certified training of all staff. Cleaning and desinfecting measures are implemented for all the tranportation and facilities.
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Updated 20-06-22 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Maximize even limited time in the Douro Valley during an activity-packed day trip that includes lunch, wine tasting, and a cruise. Exploring the Douro River by boat allows you to escape the crowds on land and enjoy unobstructed views of the UNESCO-listed landscapes, while convenient hotel pickup means that you don’t have to worry about finding a meeting point in the morning.
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Living Tours
    Or, you can also get picked up
    See Important Information for details
  • Pass by
    Porto
  • 1
    Amarante
    Stop: 30 minutes
    See details
  • 2
    Miradouro de Sao Leonardo de Galafura
    Stop: 30 minutes
    See details
  • 3
    The Douro Valley
    Stop: 60 minutes
    See details
    Pass by
    N222
  • 4
    Cais do Pinhão
    Stop: 50 minutes - Admission included
    See details
  • 5
    Pinhao
    Stop: 90 minutes
    See details
  • You'll end at
    Living Tours
    R. de Mouzinho da Silveira 352 354, 4050-418 Porto, Portugal
    Meeting point at Living Tours - Tourist Service located at Rua Mouzinho da Silvira, 352 - 4050 Porto, next to São Bento Train station.
    See address & details
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Highlights
  • See the best of the Douro Valley in just one day on a sightseeing tour
  • An ideal choice for time-pressed, first-time visitors
  • Lunch and hotel pickup are included on this great-value option
  • Discover UNESCO-listed towns that you may otherwise have missed
Important Information
Departure Point
Living Tours, R. de Mouzinho da Silveira 352 354, 4050-418 Porto, Portugal
Duration
9h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • São Leonardo de Galafura viewpoint: unique views to the Unesco World Heritage landscape (2001)
  • Drive through national street N222: considered once the most beautiful and best of the world and links Peso da Régua to Alijó along the river Douro with the nature and the colours of a majestic landscape
  • Professional Guide
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Porto or Gaia city Hotel pickup and drop-off (when hotel pick up option is selected)
  • Complete Traditional Portuguese Lunch with Drinks included
  • Panoramic Douro River Cruise on a Traditional Rebelo Boat from Pinhão
  • Renown Wine estate guided visit with tasting of 3 wines
  • Entry/Admission - Cais do Pinhão
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Personal Expenses
  • Hotel Pick up and drop off not included for TOUR ONLY option
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • The cruise is under the responsibility of the cruise operator (subject to weather and navigation conditions)
  • Usually our tours run in one language but there are cases of one extras language or more.
  • Tour runs in small groups between 8 and 27 people
  • Duration: the hours of duration are approximate hours, The Tour is subject to local traffic, visit schedules, etc
  • Pick up: Free of charge in central Porto and Vila Nova de Gaia hotels for the option with pick up and drop off included. For private and other types of accommodation the meeting point is at LIVING TOURS PORTO (Rua Mouzinho da Silveira, 352/354 Porto) - next to São Bento train station, Porto
  • All tours depart from Porto and Vila Nova de Gaia
  • The services included in the tours/wine estate visits, restaurants, etc) are subject to 3rd party availability and may change without prior notice
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Hanne S wrote a review Oct. 8
Bree, Belgium1 contribution
We had a great day with Paula! She knows a lot about the region, the wine and port, about the history,... we saw beautiful landscapes, villages and winehouse!! Paula made it a very lovely day!!
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Response from Navigator25235807546, Front Office Manager at Douro Valley Historical Tour with Lunch, Winery Visit with Tastings and Panoramic Cruise
Responded 1 week ago
Good afternoon from Living Tours, Thank you so much for sharing your opinion with us. We are very pleased to know that you have enjoyed everthing including our guide service. Best regards Living Tours Team
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Lotus2760 wrote a review Oct. 3
Eastleigh, United Kingdom87 contributions21 helpful votes
My wife and I shared a 12 seater minibus with 1 other couple from northern Spain. Our guide was multi lingual and very knowledgable. She provided lots of information and invited us to raise as many questions as we wanted. The tour was a complete revelation to us as we have not
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Response from Navigator25235807546, Front Office Manager at Douro Valley Historical Tour with Lunch, Winery Visit with Tastings and Panoramic Cruise
Responded 2 weeks ago
Good afternoon from Living Tours, We would like to thank you your time sharing your feedback we us. We are very pleased to know that you have enjoyed the tour, the sights, the meal, the wine and the guidance of our guide. We will take also into account your opinion about the feeling of rush. We hope you can come back maybe a next time to Porto to experience more tours with us. Warmest regards Living Tours Team
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Maude G wrote a review Sep. 2020
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We had an amazing tour today with our guide Sylvia F. She was very kind and funny, she gave a lot of information, shared fun facts and made it very interactive. Her knowledge of the Douro Valley was quite impressive! The entire visit was COVID-19 safe and we felt comfortable at
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Response from Navigator25235807546, Front Office Manager at Douro Valley Historical Tour with Lunch, Winery Visit with Tastings and Panoramic Cruise
Responded Sep. 14, 2020
Good afternoon from Living Tours, Thank you so much for sharing your complete review about our tour to the Douro Valley. We are glad to know that you have enjoyed everything that our tour includes, including our guide Silvia. We will share with her your nice words. Warmest regards Living Tours Team
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Silvania de Almeida wrote a review Sep. 2020
Antwerp, Belgium1 contribution
Amazing day in this beautiful surroundings... nice boot trip but bit short... Interesting visit to the vineyard.
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Response from Navigator25235807546, Front Office Manager at Douro Valley Historical Tour with Lunch, Winery Visit with Tastings and Panoramic Cruise
Responded Sep. 7, 2020
Good afternoon from Living Tours, Dear Mrs. Silvania, Thank you so much for your time sharing your kind review. Best regards Living Tour Team
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cj9752 wrote a review Sep. 2020
United Kingdom1 contribution1 helpful vote
We had a fantastic time on this tour, it was for the most part covid-safe and our guide was very engaging and informative. The scenary was beautiful and we felt this tour was well worth the money. The only negatives were that the wine-tasting was quite rushed as we had to get
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Response from Navigator25235807546, Front Office Manager at Douro Valley Historical Tour with Lunch, Winery Visit with Tastings and Panoramic Cruise
Responded Sep. 7, 2020
Good afternoon from Living Tours, We would like to thank you your time sharing your feedback about our Douro Valley tour. We are very pleased to know that you have enjoyed the day with our company. Regarding the negative points we will take them into account and we will talk with our partner to try improove the situation. Looking forward to seeing you once again in Porto. Warmest regards Living Tours Team
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I3654IZsarahm
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Excellent value for money - a must for any wine lover!
We thought quite hard about this tour because its pretty much a full day and quite high end on the cost side.......
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julezzz797
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best tour
very funny and interesting day with kind people and very good wine! You learn a lot, don't miss this
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wimpje
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Great tour by minibus
In just 4 hours you get a complete view off all highlites of Porto. No constant stops and in and out the bus. Start
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868clairec
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A beautiful boat ride during sunset hour
I got my ticket with LivingTours.com and so it was £13.50. I really enjoyed this cruise, I went at 7.30 which was t
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633biancar
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The perfect tour!
We started our tour in the morning with Diana, our guide. Despite the weather, a bit foggy, everything was perfect.
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Relaxationseeker_10
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First Class Tour
Paula was our very knowledgeable and professional guide for this enjoyable full day tour. The visit to the small i
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Ziitaa
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Porto wine tour
We really liked this tour! It was much better, then we expected! We visited a small, family wine estate, Casa dos
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290timow
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Excellent Experience
Our experience was amazing. The guide Dan was very knowledgeable, friendly, engaging and a very good driver. We fel
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lizzross_2000
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Excellent!
The guide was very knowledgable and could not do enough for you. The vineyard where we had lunch was beautiful, win
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zoggsa
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Interesting Trip to the North of Portugal
Well guided tour with interesting insights into Portugal's history. Comfortable car and no waiting time during the
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Guy6867
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Douro valley
I did a tour with Nuno of living tours. Such a great guide. Can’t imagine that he could have improved on anything.
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954michaelaa
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Amazing day from beginning to end!
I definitely recommend this activity if you're going to Porto! Our guide was Silvia Freitas - she was very inform
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E7325SHgiuliat
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Wonderful Douro valley tour
The tour has been very interesting and well-organized, the tour guide has given us much info about the places we've
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constantijns783
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Cute, short tour.
Nice short tour that takes you up and down the river in about an hour. I did this on my first day to get a feel for
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spideress
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One of the best tour ever had!
Our guide Silvia is just pure amazing! The tour was fun, informative, very entertaining. Braga and Guimaraes are de
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Key Details
  • Duration: 9h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Pickup offered
  • Languages Offered: English, French, Portuguese, Spanish
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