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Anima Durius Douro River Cruises
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“douro river”(28 reviews)
Welcome Aboard! Anima Durius is a registered tourism company created to provide you unique and memorable experiences. We offer you two beautiful sailboats so you can enjoy the peace and the lush of Douro's landscape. With or without skipper, come...more
| Facing Vintage House Hotel, Pinhao 5085-060, Portugal
+351 939 922 002
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Two couples booked a wine and wind tour with this company. What a day. Paola met us in Regua; gave us a wonderful tour of his family’s Quinta (which has an incredible history) then showed and taught us about wine making in contemporary times. Our...More

Thank zunimidwest
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were three couples who booked the Wine and Sail tour. It was unquestionably one of the top three highlights of our two week visit to Portugal. It was a genuine look into the heart of the Douro wine country and how families proudly work...More

Thank Phylis S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I splurged and booked the full day Wine and Sail tour with Anima Durius for our short stay in Douro. Owner Paulo met us at the Pinhao dock, and the day unfolded magically from there with a visit to the family wine estate to see...More

Thank legr0
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was one of the highlights of our trip to Northern Portugal. We booked the wine and sail tour online and were treated to a day with Paulo ( the owner ) who gave us a great insight to life in the Douro Valley and...More

Thank Pat949
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were greeted by Paolo at the Regua train station and effortlessly escorted to the estate with the utmost professionalism. The estate you start at, “Quinta dos Pocos”, is so beautiful and perched in the most scenic location possible. Upon arriving we couldn’t believe how...More

Thank jenbaptista
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our friends booked the Sunset River cruise for four of us after much research on TA and the consistently excellent reviews of Anima Durius Douro River Cruises. We arrived thirty minutes early and spoke with a gentleman standing near the Stella Marias sail boat who...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We opted for the Wine and Sail day and are so pleased we did! With another couple we spent a fascinating morning finding out about the family winemaking business at the Quinta Dos Pocos, followed by a delicious lunch and wine tasting (one white, three...More

Thank JanesLondon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great service. I thought the reviews were too good to be true but Paulo exceeded our expectations on every front! Paulo took us on a journey to DOC restaurant for lunch... (Excellent) He left us for 2 hrs and collected us for...More

Thank DublinPeter
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

We had an awesome time with Paolo and off course his dog, who didn’t say much but was nice. He entertained us with his story’s and knowledge of the valley and the wines. We can definitely recommend this when near the river! Thanks Paolo!

Thank Jacco A
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

I cannot recommend this experience highly enough. The day my girlfriend and I wanted to book a tour with Paulo, it happened to be his 15th wedding anniversary. Rather than decline to book our tour, Paulo invited us on a river cruise with his wife,...More

Thank Sean G
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Marchell H
July 22, 2018|
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Response from PauloMesquita2014 | Property representative |
Dear Marchell, Thank you for your contact! Please check our website animadurius.pt to see our programs and prices. Then, please send me an email for geral@animadurius.pt. Best regards, Paulo
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Diana W
July 1, 2018|
Response from BritFoodie | Reviewed this property |
Yes, i believe it’s up to 10 people
June 27, 2018|
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Response from PauloMesquita2014 | Property representative |
Hi and thank you for your contact. We are available for the days you suggest. Please check our website and let me know the tour that suits you better. Best regards, Paulo
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