The Best Cruises in the Douro River

Posted by Wine Tourism in Portugal on 25-May-2018 12:32:00

Even though Douro Valley is not a secret for many travelers, the truth is that Douro River cruises tend to be off the beaten track in comparison to other popular rivers in Europe, such as the Rhine, Danube or Seine.

However, a wine cruise in Douro is full of unforgettable experiences that will surprise those who are not familiar with the Douro Valley region. From Porto - Portugal's second major city - full of historic corners, monuments, and tradition to the heart of the Douro Valley, with slopes covered with vineyards, a cruise in the Douro River is a must-do experience for those visiting Porto.

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Spring Tour in Douro - The Best Things to Do and See

Posted by Sofia Amorim on 29-Dec-2017 14:58:00

Douro deserves a visit at any time, but has a special charm in the Spring as the temperatures are getting warmer, the days are getting longer but the region is not yet overcrowded with tourists. Here's a quick summary of what to expect from a tour in Douro in the springtime.

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Why you shouldn't skip visiting Portugal in 2018

Posted by Sofia Amorim on 22-Dec-2017 09:18:45

Everyone seems to be coming to Portugal right now. So much so that, for the first time, Portugal has won the title of leading destination at the “Tourism Oscars” World Travel Awards. If that alone is not enough to convince you, we give you a handful of reasons why you should definitely not skip visiting Portugal in 2018.

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Top 5 Winter Wine Tours

Posted by Wine Tourism in Portugal on 24-Nov-2017 21:30:00

For many wine lovers, winter is the perfect time to travel for several reasons, whether just to escape to a warmer place or simply because they prefer a quieter season to endure in travelling. To help wine lovers from all over the world, we put together the top 5 winter wine tours to create a perfect winter break.

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How to Plan a Short Break in the Douro Region

Posted by Filipe Teixeira on 03-Nov-2017 21:24:00

Douro is Portugal's most famous and one of the oldest wine region in the world, and when it comes to wine tourism, it doesn't need much of an introduction. Summer is usually better for long stays but autumn and winter are the perfect seasons for a relaxing short break.

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Ultimate Guide to Visiting the Douro Valley

Posted by Rita Saraiva on 14-Jul-2017 21:00:00

When it comes to wine tourism, the Douro Valley doesn't need much of an introduction. One of the most ancient wine regions in the world and UNESCO World Heritage Site, Douro's unmatched beauty continues to wonder each and every single new - and returning - visitor. Have a look at our Douro travel tips and make the best out of a visit.

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