O Tour Simply Douro is a tour that allows our customers to have an overview of the Douro Valley. You will have time to enjoy the Douro, contemplating the beautiful landscapes of this World Heritage local.
8:30 => Pick-up at the accommodation (Porto, Matosinhos, Maia, Vila Nova de Gaia – center)
9:30 => Stop in Amarante. Visit to the Church of São Gonçalo. We continue on foot across the São Gonçalo Bridge entering the typical streets of Amarante where you can have a coffee accompanied by the famous Doce de São Gonçalo. We continue to the Douro Valley, passing through the largest tunnel on the Iberian peninsula. We will also pass through the center of Vila de Real, where you will be able to see the famous city racing circuit, stage of the WTCC / WTCR.
11:15 => Visit to the viewpoint of São Leonardo. This viewpoint is one of the most charming in the Douro. It has a sublime view over the Douro. It was the theme of the work of the Portuguese writer. Miguel Torga, who wrote, in one of his Diaries, that of the viewpoint "It is not a panorama that the eyes contemplate: it is an excess of nature!".
12:00 => Typical lunch from Trás-os-Montes at the São Leonardo restaurant with starters, main course, dessert, drinks (water, soda or house wine) and coffee. Then, we go down to Peso da Régua and follow the N222, considered the most beautiful road in the world towards Vila do Pinhão. On the way you will have the opportunity to see the Bagaúste dam, an essential work to control the water level of the Douro River. You will also have the opportunity to make stops to take photos next to the Douro River.
14:30 => Boat trip on the Douro River - 1 hour
16:00 => Visit to a Douro wine producing farm, with tasting included
Return to the accommodation with estimated arrival between 18:00 and 18:30.This program includes:✓
Mercedes Mercedes-Benz vehicle uncharacterized and equipped with individual AC, GPS, GPS-TRACK, stereo system with Bluetooth connection, WIFI and with occupant insurance.✓
Driver / Guide (English, French, Spanish, German, Mandarin)✓
Water for passengers✓
Typical Portuguese lunch✓
Boat trip - 1 hour✓
Visit to a Quinta producing Douro wines with tasting included