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One Day in Douro

Alijó 1 - 10 people 8 Hours
1.000,00 €
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1 Pack(s)
Pack(s) 1.000,00 € / each
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Offer this experience You must choose between a base price or a range of dates (special seasons), when it applies. A voucher will be sent to the recipient, who will have 6 months to schedule the experience with Portugal by Wine.
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About the Activity
Come spend a day with us on board our elegant yacht. We sail up the river, pass the Valeira dam and explore the unique and lesser-known splendor of the Upper Douro.

This tour starts at our pier, in Pinhão, at 9.30 am and finishes around 6.30 pm.

Lunch will be in a local restaurant or a private winery.

Along the way, you will be served Douro wines and light snacks while you relax and enjoy the magnificent scenery of the Douro Valley and its historic Cachão da Valeira.

Along the way, there will be time for a swim in the warm and tranquil Douro waters.

This experience is perfect for any special occasion. Sailors on board will promote the knowledge of this wonderful land and its beauties, famous all over the world.

Come and enjoy the best the Douro has to offer!

  • Private 1-day boat trip on the Douro River;
  • Regional lunch, paired with wines in a winery or local restaurant;
  • Tasting of regional products on board;
  • Time to relax and dive in the river.
Region Douro
Duration 8 Hours
Languages Portuguese, English, French, Spanish
Starting time 10:00 hours.
Nº of people Minimum: 1 | Maximum: 10
Meeting point Pinhão Pier - Pinhão, Alijó
General Rating (1 General Rating)
This activity includes
Wine lunch
Wine and gourmet tasting
Boat/Cruise trip
Outdoor Activities
Passenger insurance
Kid friendly
Guided tour
Regional products tasting
Full house rental
This activity does not include
Hotel pick-up & drop off
Train tickets
If you are interested, you can participate in the control of the sailing-vessel and learn some tips on the art of sailing.
The price is per group up to 10 people. 

Frequently Asked Questions

Do you have a toilet on board?
Yes, we have a clean and comfortable toilet for your convenience.

Do you serve drinks or food?
A glass of Port wine is served to all guests. We also have water available for free. We can serve our snack pack, at £30 per person, provided you order in advance.

Can I take drinks and food on board?
Of course, you can. We have plates, glasses, openers and corkscrews for you.

Can I buy wine on board?
Yes, we have wine from our own production, white or red, at £15 a bottle.

Can I bring my pet?
Of course, you can.

What should I bring on board?
Sunscreen, a hat and sunglasses are essential. In case you intend to dive, we recommend bringing towels.

Boat "Unbelievable"
This is a magnificent and elegant ValkVlet 12.30, produced entirely in the Valk Yachts shipyard.

In 1964 Valk Yachts introduced the ValkVlet based on their own design and in collaboration with Th. Gillissen. Among skippers, this received a reputation as the "Rolls Royce" among Dutch cruising boats.

Building on this success, in the decades that followed, the company built several models, ranging in length from 8.50 to 14.30 metres.

Beautifully finished in mahogany and cherry wood inside, the Unbelievable has two double cabins, a galley with dining area and a large lounge, with a command point and a set of glass windows that allows 360º visibility.

The exterior, all in teak, has a large space at the bow and a high, protected area at the stern, which accommodates a second command post.

This boat is ideal for quiet and elegant trips, for groups of two to twelve people, for short stays or several days.

Cancellation policy
Free cancellation up to 7 days before the experience.
For cancellations between 7 and 3 days before the activity, 50% of the total value of the experience will be charged.
For cancellations made less than 3 days before the experience, the total amount will be charged.
Ânima Durius is based at Pinhão, facing hotel Vintage House, just by the bridge over the Douro river.
Organized by: Anima Durius
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What people are saying about this experience (1 General Rating)
  • Nádia
    “Simplesmente excelente!” Fiz o cruzeiro com a minha família e adorei! Tivemos direito a degustação de produtos regionais e vinhos a bordo e estava tudo delicioso! A melhor parte foi os mergulhos dados no rio, com uma paisagem de corta a respiração! Recomendo muito, é uma forma diferente de conhecer o Douro! Nádia, 22 jul 2021
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