Discover the beauty of the region on this full-day cruise from Porto to Pinhão that is known as the heart of the Douro Valley. Once you board on this cruise you will have the breakfast and lunch on board and you will have enough time to enjoy and admire the mountains and great landscapes around you!
Get to know the first demarcated and regulated wine region in the world, the Douro Valley.
Enjoy this Douro trip in two different ways by boat and by train or bus.
Relax in a panoramic cruise on the Douro River that crosses tremendous landscapes.
Do a cruise from Porto to Pinhão to have the opportunity of observing the stunning wineries from your boat.
Daily, except Sundays - From April to October.
Approximately 11 hours.
SCHEDULE AND DEPARTURE PLACE
8:00 AM in Vila Nova de Gaia Quay or Estiva Quay - to be confirmed after the booking.
SCHEDULE AND ARRIVAL PLACE
8:30 PM in São Bento Train Station or Porto City Center - to be confirmed after the booking.
On Saturdays, the return is done by bus.
*If you select the option of add transfers, the pickup and drop off at hotels in Porto or Vila Nova de Gaia City Center is included.
Being Douro one of the main rivers of the Iberian Peninsula, allow yourself to create unforgettable memories sailing through it, getting the opportunity to behold the vineyards that are well-known for producing Port wine. After departure from Vila Nova de Gaia Quay or Estiva Quay, start your cruise until Pinhão and enjoy the Breakfast that will be served on board.
First, we go upstream the Crestuma-Lever (14 meters high) located in the watershed of Douro making it the last dam to reach the river mouth. After, you will pass through Carrapatelo dam (35 meters high) that opened in 1972 by the 13th President of Portuguese Republic, Américo Thomaz. This dam contains the first navigation lock built in Portugal for interior navigation.
After passing through both dams, you can enjoy the surrounding landscapes while lunch is served on board.
Before arriving at Pinhão we pass through the last dam. Régua dam, this time with 28 meters high. Once you arrive at Pinhão, will be given some free time to spend around before heading back to Porto.
Return to Porto will be made through Douro line on a relaxing train trip.
Book now your cruise and board through one of the most beautiful routes on a 1-day cruise through the Douro region!
No cancellation fee if you cancel until 72 hours prior to the activity date.
Cancellations less than 72 hours or no show, a fee of 100% will be charge.