Discover the Douro Valley with this 2 day tour from Oporto. You'll navigate the river upstream, getting to know the winemaking culture of Portugal, and enjoying the beautiful landscapes of the valley.
The tour meets at the Estiva dock, where we climb aboard the boat which will take us along the Douro. We'll offer you breakfast on board as the boat launches and we begin our route upstream along the river.
During the journey, we'll pass alongside dams such as the Cresuma-Lever and the Carrapatelo, and you will be able to enjoy the landscapes of the Douro Valley as we make our way into the interior of Portugal. At midday, we have a delicious lunch served on board. accompanied by fine port wine.
Around 15:45 we arrive at Régua, Portugal's winemaking capital, and here we will visit a vineyard where we will enjoy a tasting of local vintages. And to end the day we'll take you to the hotel where you'll spend the night, leaving you with free time to spend in Régua.
First thing in the morning we'll pick you up and bring you back to the boat. From here we launch, towards Barca D’Alva, enjoying breakfast on board to fuel up for the day. During the Douro cruise, we'll pass through the Bagaúste and Valeira dams the latter with a drop of 32 metres.
Again we will enjoy a delicious lunch with port wine at midday, as we continue our route along the Douro. In the evening we'll enjoy a supper on board and the cruise will continue past the Pocinho dam, arriving at Barca D'Alva, almost at the border with Spain.
Having Disembarked in Barca D’Alva, we'll take the train which returns us to Porto, arriving around 11 pm. Depending on availability, it's possible that we'll make this return trip by bus.
The indicated is per person staying in a double room. There is a supplement of €30 for reservations with just one person staying in an individual room.
|Adults||Children from 2 to 10||Children under 2|
Children from 2 to 10US$ 159.5
Children under 2Free
* A reservation for one person will include a supplement.
The tour includes an English speaking guide, but the tour can sometimes be carried out in two languages.
Cruise along the Douro river.
Breakfast both days.
Port wine and lunch on board both days.
Supper on board (second day).
Dinner and accommodation in a 4 star hotel
Bar service on board the boat.
Additional charges at the hotel.
When to book?
Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.
You can book up to 3 days before (Porto local time) if there are still places available.
Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email containing your booking voucher. Please print it out or download on your smartphone/tablet to show on the day of the activity.
Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.