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Douro Valley Small-Group Tour: Mateus Palace, Winery, Lunch And Boat Ride

Join this comprehensive and intense experience of the Douro region with visits to Amarante, Mateus Palace and gardens in Vila Real, a regional lunch in the Favaios region and a Rabelo boat cruise along the Douro river. Duration: 10 Hours (approx.)
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Our Douro Valley Tour offers a comprehensive and intense experience of the Douro region and includes visits to Amarante, Mateus Palace and gardens in Vila Real, a wonderful lunch in the Favaios region and a Rabelo boat cruise along the Douro river.

No other Douro Valley tour gives you such a rich cultural, historical and gastronomy experience.

Each stop in the tour program will bring new stories about Portugal history, the importance of Port wine for the region and the country along with delicacies and wines of this amazing region!

- What Will You Do

Your guide will pick you up in the morning at your Hotel. We will stop at Amarante for a quick visit to the old part of the city. Time to know you better having a coffee and tasting the famous conventual sweets in a wonderful river scenery.

The tour proceeds to Mateus Palace in the city of Vila Real. You will learn the story of the palace and enjoy walking and taking pictures in the charming old gardens.

We will have lunch at Favaios, a small village in the upper Douro region. You will have the opportunity to taste different portuguese dishes and drink the famous Douro white, red and fortified wines.

After lunch your guide will take you to visit the estate wine cellars.

Our journey continues downhill to Pinhão, always surrounded by the breathtaking Douro Valley landscapes, where you will experience a Douro river cruise in a typical Rabelo boat to
contemplate the world heritage beauty of the Douro Valley vineyards.

It is now time to return. For 17 miles we will drive along the Douro river in one of the most beautiful roads in the world!

- What To Expect

- Full-day Douro Valley tour from Porto with an expert guide
- Visit to the city of Amarante with tasting of conventual sweets
- Guided visit to Mateus Palace and gardens in Vila Real
- Regional lunch at a renowned Favaios Estate with visit to the wine cellars
- Rabelo boat cruise at Douro river with scenic valley views

- What Is Included

- Hot and Cold Drinks
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Luxury Air-Conditioned Van
- Photo and video
- Regional Lunch in Douro Valley with white and red wines
- Coffee and Pastries in Amarante
- Visit to São Gonçalo church and the old bridge in Amarante

- What Is Not Included

- Gratuities

- Know Before You Go

- Most travelers can participate, difficulty level low
- Easily accommodates food and drink requirements

- Transfers

Your guide will pick you up at your accommodation in Porto city center. Please remember to provide your complete address at the time of booking.
One or two days before the tour date a message/email is sent with the pick-up details

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Price per person: 125.00 

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- Duration: 10 hours
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