The Douro Valley Vines & Wines Tour

From €199 / person


[Full Day Private Tour] Following the many twists and turns of the Douro River, the ancient Douro Valley is home to a range of incredible wine estastes with amazing views, spectacular wines and deep history. A visit to Portugal is not complete without a exploring the many quinta’s of this magical region. The only challenge is how to pick which producers to visit!?

Out team of experts at Explore Sideways is renowned for curating itineries that showcase the best of what’s available in each destination so you don’t have to. We personally visit each estate and get to know the owners, winemakers and staff at each quinta ensuring that when visiting with Explore Sideways you get a warm reception and the best experience possible…like visiting old friends.

We’ll show you vineyards that date back hundreds of years and help you taste your way through wines that tell stories of love and passion for this beautiful region. We’ll make suggestions on which quintas are the best to visit based on the profile of your group. Couples, families, bigger groups…there’s something just right for everyone but it takes experience to know which ones are the right ones. Let Explore Sideways help you find what’s best for you.

Pickup 8 am ~ 5pm drop-off.

  • Start your day with a visit to a winery that dates back to 1764
  • Enjoy a delicious lunch overlooking the Douro river
  • Explore a beautiful estate on a vineyard tour before tasting their amazing wines
  • End the day meeting a winemaker and tasting a range of award-winning wines

Tour Interary

  • Pickup

  • Classic Wine Tasting

    Visit a historical winery and sip on local wines

  • Lunch

    Enjoy a delicious lunch with breathtaking views (lunch on own account)

  • Vineyard Tour & Tasting

    Explore the vineyards and taste amazing wines

  • Meet the Winemaker & Tasting

    Chat to the winemaker and taste estate wines

  • Drop off

Tour Highlights

Private Guide
Wine Tastings
Meet the Winemaker
Vineyard Tour

Rate includes: Pickup and drop-off from your accommodation in and around Porto, private wine specialist guide, 3 wine tastings, meet a winemaker and go on a vineyard tour

Rate excludes: Lunch and gratuity

*NOTE: For last minute bookings, special requests or large groups, please contact us at +27 79 607 1978 or [email protected]

What Is Sideways Approved?

Explore Sideways has left no path unexplored on the journey to offering our guests a truly unforgettable immersive experience. Each one of our tours and experiences is the result of meticulous planning and research and every one of our activities has been handpicked and personally tested by our very own inhouse team of expert local Experience Curators.

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