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Highlights of Porto with Wine Tasting
Porto Shore Trips - Highlights of Porto with Wine Tasting


 



This 6 Hour Private Shore Excursion Includes:
  • Pick up from your Hotel or the Port of Porto (Leixoes)
  • Private English Speaking Guide
  • Round Trip Transportation in Private Mercedes Vehicle
  • Included- Winery tour and tasting
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Tour Number:
PPORT-01

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2 People - $188 Per Person (Private Tour)
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5 People - $102 Per Person (Private Tour)
6 People - $86 Per Person (Private Tour)
7 People - $98 Per Person (Private Tour)
8 People - $88 Per Person (Private Tour)
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TOUR DESCRIPTION
 
Type: Culture, Historic Monuments, Scenic Drive, Walking, Wine Tasting
Length: 6 Hours
Walking: Medium (Cobblestone streets and some stairs)
Mobility: Folding wheelchairs OK, but some sites are not accessible (advance notice required)
Guide: Local Guide
Language: English

Porto Shore Excursion - This private shore trip includes a tour of Porto's historic city center to see her most famous monuments. Then following a lunch break you visit a wine cellar to learn about and taste port, a must for your visit to Porto.

After meeting your guide you start with a beautiful drive along the ocean towards the historic center of Porto. During your drive you will see the Cheese Castle, the trendy Foz district and the the Arrabida Bridge.

Once you are in the center of Porto your city tour takes you to the S̩ Cathedral, Bolḥo Market, Santa Catarina shopping street, Cl̩rigos Church and Tower, Lello Bookshop, Ṣo Bento Train Station and the Stock Exchange Palace.

The end of your city tour will be at the riverside Ribeira Square where you can enjoy a traditional Portuguese lunch (meal not included) in one of the most beautiful parts of the city.

After lunch, you will drive along the Douro River and over the famous Eiffel inspired Dom Luis Bridge until you reach Vila Nova de Gaia. While you are hear you will visit a famous port wine cellar for a tour and tasting. You will learn all about the production, harvesting and transporting of this unique drink. Of course the tour ends with a tasting and the chance to purchase some bottles if you wish.

On the drive back to the pier you travel on Boavista Avenue, one of the longest avenues in Portugal, where you will view the award winning "Casa da M̼sica" (House of Music Concert Hall) and see some remarkable stately homes which line this picturesque avenue.


If you cannot find what you are looking for, our Porto tours and Porto Shore Excursions can also be customized to fit your needs. If you have a larger group, we can offer you a private Porto tour using a mid-size bus or full size coach. Please contact us with any questions or to receive a customized quote.
Shore Trip Timing - The shore excursion times are approximate based on your interests and traffic conditions.
  • Meet guide and drive to Porto Center - 30 Minutes
  • Porto City Tour – 3 Hours
  • Free time for lunch - 1 Hour
  • Drive to winery – 15 Minutes
  • Wine Tasting – 45 Minutes
  • Return to Pier – 30 Minutes

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