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Private Day Trips from Porto
Activities in Porto

Private Day Trips from Porto

  • English English
  • 9 hours - 9 hours 30 minutes
  • Hotel pick up

Do you want to discover the north of Portugal? On this private tour, you'll visit Braga and Guimaraes, or you can roam through the Duoro wine region.

Private Day Trips from Porto

Upon booking you can select one of the following private day trips from Porto accompanied by an English speaking guide. The day trips all begin from your hotel and finish there at 6 pm. 

Braga & Guimaraes Day Trip (9 hours)

We'll pick you up at your hotel at 9 am and arrive in Braga after a 50 minute journey. Did you know that the city is over 2000 years old? First, we'll walk through Suoto, the main shopping street, and the Santa Barbara Garden. The next stop will be the Cathedral, the oldest in the country, then we'll head to see the symbolic Bom Jesus du Monte Sanctuary. Afterwards, we'll have a traditional lunch in a local restaurant and head to Guimaraes, Portugal's birthplace. We'll explore the castle and the San Miguel Chapel before admiring the grand facade of the Duques de Braganza Palace.

Green Wine Tour (9 hours)

At 9 am we'll pick you up and leave Porto to tour the region between Duoro and Minho, which is famous for its green wine. Our first stop will be the Travanca Monastery, a key spot along the Romanesque Route. Next, we'll taste some traditional desserts in a local confectionary shop, and then go onto a local winery where we'll learn about green wine while sampling some too! Following on, we'll have lunch at a local restaurant where we'll enjoy a starter, main course, drink, dessert and coffee. Then we'll continue on to the second winery and sample another glass of green wine.

Peneda-Gerês National Park Day Trip (9 hours)

After meeting at 9 am we'll head to the Peneda-Gerês National Park named a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve in 2009. We'll walk past streams and waterfalls as we encounter remains from ancient civilizations, with the oldest sign of human presence dating back to 6000 to 3000 BC. To learn more about the natural setting you can visit the Park Museum. Then we'll go to a local restaurant for a traditional lunch. When we finish we'll go to Sao Bento, the second most visited Sanctuary in Portugal! Finally, we'll head to a local shop to sample some delicacies. 

Tour of the Duoro Region (9.5 hours)

We'll pick you up at 8.30 am and leave Porto to head to the Duoro region. As we go past hills, vineyards and forests we'll reach the first winery of the tour. Here, we'll find out how the famous Porto wine is made and sample a glass! We'll then get on aboard a traditional Rabelo boat and sail through Duoro. Afterwards, we'll head back to the village of Pinhao by car, where we'll have a traditional lunch. Then we'll finish the tour in the best way possible, wine tasting!

Important Information

By booking a private tour, you'll get a much more personalised service. You can also carry out the tour any day of the week, changing the itinerary to your needs, and if you're a larger group then save money!

Price

This is a private tour organized for you and your partner, friends or family.

Up to 3 people Up to 8 people
Braga & Guimaraes Tour
US$ 417.70
US$ 1,024.80
Green wine tour
US$ 417.70
US$ 1,024.80
Peneda-Gerês National Park day trip
US$ 417.70
US$ 1,024.80
Duoro region tour
US$ 417.70
US$ 1,024.80

Braga & Guimaraes Tour

  • Up to 3 people

    US$ 417.7
  • Up to 8 people

    US$ 1,024.8

Green wine tour

  • Up to 3 people

    US$ 417.7
  • Up to 8 people

    US$ 1,024.8

Peneda-Gerês National Park day trip

  • Up to 3 people

    US$ 417.7
  • Up to 8 people

    US$ 1,024.8

Duoro region tour

  • Up to 3 people

    US$ 417.7
  • Up to 8 people

    US$ 1,024.8

More Information

Duration

9 hours - 9 hours 30 minutes

Language English

The tour includes an English speaking guide, but the tour can sometimes be carried out in two languages.

Included

Pick up and drop off at hotel.

Transport by bus or minibus.

English speaking guide.

Lunch.

Entry and wine tasting included in each day trip.

Private and exclusive, there won't be anyone else on the tour with you.

When to book?

Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.

Ticket

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.

If you still have more questions, check out our section on frequently asked questions. If you need help to book an activity or have any enquiries, please contact us.

Accessibility

No (not suitable for people with reduced mobility).

Per group from
US$ 417.70
No hidden fees or surcharges
Free cancellation up to 48 hours before the service starts

Cancellations

Free! Free cancellation up to 48 hours before the activity starts. If you cancel under this time or do not show up, you will not be refunded.