Embark on a sensorial 9-hours experience! Vinho Verde is unique in the entire world, produced in Portugal in the Demarcated Region of Vinhos Verdes. Visit two of the most renowned Vinho Verde Wine Estates (with tastings included) and discover, in this guided tour, the gastronomy, the culture, the art, the wine and the dazzling landscapes of this beautiful region. As soon as you embark on this sensorial experience, you will never get tired of it! Portugal is well known for its unique aromatized wines. Give it a chance, you surely will not regret it!
Begin this full-day private wine adventure with the pickup at your hotel in a comfortable air-conditioned minibus.
The first stop is at the famous Quinta de Covela, on the slopes of Douro River. This Wine Estate, rich in beauty and history, belonged to Manoel de Oliveira (1908-2015), one of the most important European filmmakers. Known for being a cheerful person and passionate about his movies, he was once the oldest movie director on activity!
Located on the border between the granitic region of Vinhos Verdes and the shale Region of Douro, it is worldwide known for its enchanting landscapes!
Explore vineyards, woods, and gardens of Quinta de Covela, a very pleasant place for sightseeing and impossible to forget! Make a toast, because a wine tasting will be on the table!
How much do you know about Portuguese literature? There are a lot of important names that we could talk about, but this wine tour introduces you to the Portuguese famous writer and diplomat, Eça de Queiroz.
Visit the Eça de Queiroz Foundation, a House-Museum where the known writer found inspiration for one of his finest novels, “The City and The Mountains”.
Partake in a delicious traditional meal, with an interesting story behind it! The first meal that Eça Queiroz tasted in these lands! A unique speciality that even the famous consul could not resist!
After this cultural treasure is time to visit other renowned Wine Estate (Quinta da Aveleda or Quinta da Lixa, according to availability). Both options are equally good, two of the largest producers and exporters of Vinhos Verdes. Taste the most exquisite Vinho Verde produced by regarded experts, owners of popular flavors and outstanding vineyards in the middle of picturesque sceneries.
By the end of this full-day wine tour, your guide will drive you back to Porto and your drop-off is at your hotel’s door.
- 9-Hour private tour throughout Vinhos Verdes region, starting on Oporto;
- Visit to Quinta da Covela, belonged to Manoel de Oliveira, one of the most important European filmmakers;
- Visit to the Eça de Queiroz Foundation;
- 1 Traditional meal at Casa de Tormes;
- Visit to one of the best wine cellars of green wine with tastings included (Quinta da Aveleda or Quinta da Lixa).
Portuguese, English, French, Spanish
Minimum of 2 people, 41% discount
Minimum of 3 people, 55% discount
Minimum of 4 people, 62% discount
Minimum of 5 people, 66% discount
Minimum of 6 people, 69% discount
Minimum of 7 people, 72% discount
Minimum of 8 people, 74% discount
Nº of people
Minimum: 1 | Maximum: 8
Pick up and Drop off at central Porto and Gaia Hotels