The Douro Valley Hike is authentic Portuguese jewelry, in which Nature works together with the man. Creating the perfect combination to give life to the Douro region, essentially rural concentrated in the wine industry. The region carried to the four corners of the world for the success of the wines produced here, more specifically the remarkable Port Wine. This title was given unanimously, rewarding the oldest demarcated wine region in the World, bounded by “Marquês de Pombal” in 1756. Unique region due to its schist soil virtues and its privileged sun exposure with a distinguished local clime together with the hard work of Douro people.
Believe me, this tour is worthwhile don’t miss this opportunity I’m sure you won’t regret it!
Meeting point: Hotel in Porto.
Our challenge for the day is to join us and discover some of the most beautiful treasures the Douro has to offer… After a journey of about one and a half hour, the day starts at Samodães, with an excellent view over Douro River and Régua town. It is time to start our descent until the river, going along the vineyards, olive and fig trees.
Our tour continues by car until we reach Régua town where we will have lunch. After lunch, it is time to go along some of the most beautiful paths of the region until Pinhão, where we will visit the train station, famous for its tiles. To finish the day we will visit a wine estate and taste the famous port wine.
An excellent way to know the Douro region, World Heritage…
Difficulty: Easy / Moderate. Distance (Douro Valley Hike): 5 miles. Duration: 1 day.
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Morada: Braga – Portugal
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