Come on a day tour by bus. Discover the beauty of the Douro River and explore this unique wine region, birthplace of port. See historic monasteries and settlements, and visit charming towns along the river banks.
What to Expect
Take a trip by bus along the Douro River to discover charming riverside towns and landscapes on this full-day bus tour from Porto.
Enjoy picturesque views of the famous river that flows between mountains, experience local traditions and food, and visit the birthplace of one of the world’s most beloved drinks, Port.
Stop at the town of Amarante on the bank of the river, and see the historic Monastery of Saint Gonçalo, which dates back to the 16th century.
From there we will continue to Lamego to visit the shrine of Our Lady of Remédios. Enjoy an authentic local lunch with a magnificent view over the Douro and its slopes, the origin of Port wine.
Enjoy a tasting of some of the region’s finest Port before we continue to the Pinhão parish on the rolling hills of the Alijó area.
Take in more spectacular views of the hillside vineyards and the lush valleys. Explore more of this UNESCO World Heritage site and see historic Roman settlements before we return to Porto in the evening.
- Bus transfers
- Guided tour
- Wine tasting
Know Before You Go
• Tour may be cancelled due to technical reasons, weather conditions, or maintenance.
• Reservations are available on request.
• Tour does not operate on 25th December and 1st January.