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Rio Douro

Porto, Portugal
+351 22 464 6352
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US$118.63*
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Douro Valley and Wine Tour
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US$101.85*
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Authentic Douro Wine Tour Including Lunch
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US$113.84*
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Douro Valley Wine Tour: Visit to Three Vineyards with Wine Tastings and Lunch
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“the river” (709 reviews)
“boat trip” (119 reviews)
“both sides” (73 reviews)
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Porto, Portugal
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+351 22 464 6352
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have never been to Portugal before. We stayed in Porto and were charmed by the old houses and the harbour. The food is good, fresh and really inexpensive. The people are lovely. So polite and all youngsters can speak English and often several more...More

1  Thank Samtom_10
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a 4 day cruise up to the Spanish border, the scenery is stunning and lock gates interesting. Nice small towns on the way to sit and have a meal of glass local wine

1  Thank fernwater1234
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I took this cruise yesterday with my husband and two daughters (ages 11 and 8). It was a 50 minute cruise and cost €15 for adults and €7.50 for children). While it was nice to see Porto from the river, as the river Douro has...More

1  Thank Dearbhla C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a cruise on the Douro Prince ship up river from Porto to virtually the Spanish border (and back). There were a number of excellent excursions to Lamputo, the Mateus Palace, Salamanca, the Douro River museum and the Sanderman vineyard and Warehouse. The ship...More

1  Thank HydeHeathern
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

...how beautiful is the landscape around Douro river. Take the train, drive a car, have a cruise and discover the vineyards, the people, the villages. We stayed by the river for a few days and tried to explore the area. Everything was excellent!

Thank Pcr B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Boarding in Porto , we cruised the river Douro for several days passing through the beautiful landscape of the Douro Valley. Especially impressive were the miles and miles and miles and miles of terraced vineyards planted on VERY steep slopes throughout the area. Along the...More

Thank Yacht1999
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The boat trip on the river is compulsory while being in Porto. The views of the city are absolutely priceless - bridges and houses on the river bank...

1  Thank Paweł C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The main reason i"t is what it is." This is has been the life blood of the city since the beginning. Moving trade and and people the breath of Portugal its importance should never be underestimated. Whether you take the simple water taxi or river...More

Thank yogiacomo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Did a cruise under the six bridges. What a majestic river and so much living history. The views to the city of Porto are also quite spectacular.

Thank Ric B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was a small group tour of 6 people. We went with Douro Exclusive. Our guide for the day was Sandra. It felt like we were going to visit wine country with a distant relative. Our tour was top notch and professional from minute 1....More

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Robert M
21 May 2017|
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Response from Amanda M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I have only just seen your question. You don't have to hire a boat or driver if you buy the 'blue bus' ticket you get the open top bus tour a boat trip down the river and a visit to a port house all for E22 each well... More
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audreyferndown
30 January 2017|
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Response from Jeff T | Reviewed this property |
We were actually staying in the Douro Valley up in the town of Pinhao. Several boats came up from Porto during the week (it probably is a two to three day trip there and back from Porto?) so I would imagine the best thing to... More
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nancys
1 November 2016|
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Response from Emmanuel R | Reviewed this property |
Hi Yes we did the trip end of the afternoon without any lunch. We got directly the tickets down to the pier in Villa Nova Gaia. It was very easy and convenient. Enjoy !
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