3 Night Porto & Douro Valley
3 Night Porto & Douro Valley Ref: 3PDV
Private Car Transfer from Porto Airport / Station to Hotel.
3 nights Legendary Porto Hotel 3* or similar, Porto
1 x Double/Twin Standard Room
Start Time: 10:00am or 15:00pm
Duration: 3 Hrs
Delve into the rich history of Porto alongside a professional guide on this immersive Porto walking tour. Experience northern Portugal’s historic city of Porto, known for its curved streets and blend of Moorish and Roman influences. Visit the UNESCO World Heritage Listed historic city centre, explore Porto Cathedral and Baroque Churches, and learn how grapes travelled the Douro River to the coast where winemakers make the famous Port (fortified wine).
Start Time: 11:00am, 13:00pm, 15:00pm or 17:00pm
Duration: 1 Hr
Perfect for anyone who wants to paint a traditional tile of Porto. Learn the traditional painting technique that was used to paint the old tiles of the buildings in Porto, solve your doubts by learning about their history and paint 2 traditional tiles of Porto (or your own design) as it was made 170 years ago.
The buildings covered with tiles in Portugal are one of the most beautiful and unique heritages of the world. In Porto, most of the houses are decorated with these small ceramic pieces. They were painted by hand one by one in the now disappeared tile factories of the region. During our workshops you will learn about this important Portuguese heritage and paint Porto tiles yourself using traditional techniques.
Start Time: 08:30am
Duration: 10 Hrs
Indulge in the world renowned wineries of Portugal’s Douro Valley on this guided day trip from Porto. We will visit two stunning wineries nestled into the valley, each with their own sweeping views and high end wines. Learn about the vast array of varietals grown and fermented here, including Portugal’s legendary Port wine and ‘Vinho Verde.’ Gain insider insight into the local cultivation practices from the winemakers themselves and enjoy a traditional 3 course lunch.
Private Car Transfer from Hotel to Porto Airport / Station.