A delightful, quiet and easy hiking route around the Douro! Come with your friends and family to enjoy such great experience in Portugal.
In this experience, you will enjoy interesting talks about the history of men and women of this region. You will discover landscapes that keep the incredible beauty of the Durian vineyard, its cultural landscape, being this one in constant evolution and alive. Discover unforgettable estates and wineries of unique scents. Step into an incredible natural painting, where it transforms into living poetry: unique memories that you will take back home.
On the first day, we will leave towards Lamego - where we will visit the historic center, and the Shrine of Nuestra Señora de los Remedios. We will continue our way to Britiande. At 1:00 pm, we will enjoy lunch with a tasting of typical wines of the region. We will enjoy the journey at the Cistercian Vineyards famous route, starting with a visit to the Monastery of São João de Tarouca. Later on, we will continue our route all the way to the Caves of Murganheira - where we will enjoy a visit and cava tasting. Further on, we will go to the Vinatera Village of Ucanha - where we will visit the medieval bridge and the tower. We will continue our journey all the way to Salzedas - where we will check-in at the hotel. At 20:30, we will enjoy a dinner at the same hotel, where we will also spend the night.
On the second day, we will have to check out at 9:00 and go through Cambres until reaching the Douro river, continuing alongside until reaching Finca del Panascal - where we will enjoy an audio tour and a tasting of two Porto wines. Later on, we will arrive to the village of Pinhão. Also, we will enjoy an interpretive visit to know the tiles that decorate the Railway Station. We will continue our route to the Viewpoint of Casal de Loivos - where we will discover the landscape and enjoy the interpretation of the same. We will return to Pinhão, continuing towards the Vinaster Village of Provesende. At 1:00 pm, we will stop to enjoy a tasting lunch at the village. We will go towards the Finca do Portal, where we will enjoy a tasting of Moscatel wine, and will continue through Sabrosa until reaching the Viewpoint of S. Leonardo de Galafura - where, once again, we will get to know the landscape and enjoy interpretation of the same. Then, we will return back to our starting point.
Organization of the route
Visit to the Monastery of São João de Tarouca
Visit to the Village Vinatera da Ucanha
Visit with tasting at the Caves da Murganheira
Visit with tasting at Finca do Panascal
Visit with tasting at the Finca do Portal
Does not include:
Transfers and dinner on the second day