Secrets of Douro and Tâmega

3 Days Cruise - Secrets of Douro and Tâmega

Price €409

Secrets of Douro and Tâmega (3 Days)
 

Join a unique journey through the most charming treasures of Douro and Tâmega Regions. For 3 days, we combine the best wine fragrances, the delicious Portuguese Gastronomy and the most authentic Tradition. Visit famous Wineries (“Quintas”), taste its best wines, relax on sublime cruises, admire emblematic landscapes, discover Amarante and the Palace of Mateus, try the best regional products… among other typical experiences!

 

 

Cruise Program

Day 1

  • 07h45 – Passengers embark at Vila Nova de Gaia Quay
  • Breakfast served on board
  • Cruise the Crestuma-Levar Dam (sluice rises 14m) and the Carrapatelo Dam (sluice rises 35m)
  • Lunch served on board
  • 14h45 – Expected arrival at Régua Quay and passengers disembark
  • Transfer by private bus and visit to a famous and typical “Quinta” (Winery) with Douro Wine Tasting
  • Transfer to a 4* Hotel and check-in
  • 20h30 – Dinner at the Hotel
  • Accommodation in the Douro Region

Day 2

  • Breakfast served in the Hotel
  • 10h00 – Pick-Up at the Hotel and transfer to the Mateus Palace
  • Guided visit to the House, Chapel and New Cultural Places
  • Transfer to Pinhão Quay and departure of a charming Cruise on a typical Rabelo Boat to Tua (around 1 hour)
  • 13h45 – Lunch served in a typical restaurant
  • 16h00 – Return to Pinhão on a typical Rabelo Boat (1 hour cruise)
  • 17h15 – Transfer and visit an Olive Press with olive oil, wine and honey tasting
  • Transfer to a famous "Quinta" (Winery) in the Favaios Region
  • 19h00 - Reception with traditional Portuguese music and visit to the gardens of this Quinta with appetizers service
  • Visit to the winery and Muscat Wine tasting with the Quinta's winemakers
  • Traditional Douro dinner with local explanations (dishes cooked in iron pots, according to the Portuguese tradition)
  • 21h00 - Transfer to the Hotel and Accommodation

Day 3

  • Breakfast served in the Hotel
  • 09h30 – Transfer by private bus to the Green Wine region (the region of "Vinho Verde")
  • Guided visit to the historic center of Amarante
  • Visit to the Church of St. Gonçalo and the Romanesque Bridge over the Tâmega River
  • 12h00 – Lunch served at a typical Wine Hotel, in the “Vinho Verde” Wine Region
  • Transfer with our Guide
  • 15h00 – Visit and regional products tasting
  • Return to Porto by private bus
  • 18h00 – Expected arrival at the Vila Nova de Gaia quay
  • End of our services

THE PRICE INLCUDES: All the services mentioned in this program are included, such as: cruises, accommodation, guided tours, meals (drinks included), Wineries visits, Wine Tastings and typical products described, Transfers and activities in the Hotel.

THE PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE: All the services not mentioned in the program, drinks between meals.

Departure Dates & ConditionsPrice
(per person)
May: 17

June: 10, 21

July: 19, 26

August: 02, 12, 19, 30

September: 06, 20

October: 04

409€
Supplement Single Room40€
Children up to 3 years oldFree
Children aged from 4 to 11 years old50% Discount