A wine cruise in Douro is a pleasant surprise for those who enter this experience to discover the secrets of Europe cruises in 2019. From Porto - Portugal's second major city - full of historic streets, shops and monuments, to the heart of magical Douro Valley covered with vineyards this river cruises are the best way to start exploring the best wineries in Douro Valley.
Alentejo is one of the most beautiful and charming regions in the world, with Évora city centre considered by UNESCO as World Heritage Site. Located just one-hour drive from Lisbon that should be a reason to visit Alentejo for itself. Plus, the indulgent Wine and food tours, the best wineries and the best wine tastings in Portugal. Although we can share another 8 reasons why you should visit Alentejo.
The harvest season 2019 might start early. A dry year with mild and hot temperatures during the year will most likely make it possible to be a part of the harvest process already in September. The harvest in Portugal is one of the oldest wine-related activities, and the most authentic and traditional one. The vineyards are filled with workers and excitement to pick the grapes that will make some of the finest wines in the world.
If you are passionate about wine, don't miss these wine tours during the harvest season! See our suggestions and choose the best wine harvest tours for you, to book it just ask our team. We will be available to tailor made the experience of a lifetime in Portugal.
The Alentejo region was elected by USA TODAY readers as the best wine region to visit in the world. It is a vast and one of the largest regions in Portugal with delicious gastronomy and great wines. The Herdades and Quintas (wineries) are part of its culture and identity and are definitely a must tour in Alentejo journey.
Vinho Verde is one of the most famous Portuguese wines. With a growing popularity abroad, for both Portugal and Vinho Verde, why not tick both from the bucket list, tasting the Vinho Verde precisely at the Vinho Verde vineyards.
Portugal is a fairly small country, safe and pretty much connected by roads and railway from north to south. Vineyards cover the landscape here and there and Wineries are found in the corkiest places, sometimes reachable by narrow rocky roads. That means, the best wine tours will take you for an approx. one-hour drive in order to visit winery of Península de Setúbal or Lisbon wine regions. Or, if you are heading more north, it will take a two-hour road trip from Porto to end up in the Douro Valley.
The Douro Valley is a favorite destination for travelers visiting Portugal. Worldly recognized for its Port wine and river cruises, there's plenty you can do. Either in a short 1-day wine tour or a 7-day tour in Porto and Douro Valley. Here's the best Douro wine tours, our clients picks for the top 5 best tours in Douro. Wine vacations in Europe, an experience you will always remember.
Located to the west of Spain, Portugal is something of a hidden gem. It's often overlooked for its much bigger neighbour, but there are plenty of reasons to visit. You'll love Portugal if you’re looking for adventure, great food, or anything in between. Portugal has something to offer every kind of visitor to its shores. Let’s look at the reasons New Zealanders are sure to love Portugal and all its charms.