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Visit Alijo

Escape to relaxing Alijo! Enjoy its riverfront, bars, and wineries.

Experience the relaxing city of Alijo—a scenic riverfront, boating, and sights from Jardim da Avenida Doutor Francisco Sa Carneiro to Igreja Matriz de Alijo.

Top Hotels in Alijo

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
The Vintage House - Douro
The Vintage House - Douro
5 out of 5
Rua António Manuel Saraiva, Pinhao, Alijo
$157
per night
Dec 18 - Dec 19

Situated on the riverwalk, this luxury hotel is 16 mi (25.7 km) from Douro Museum and 19.3 mi (31.1 km) from Casa de Mateus.

4.7/5Exceptional! (371 reviews)

"It was much more spacious than l was expecting.The restaurant was a bit overrated."…"

Reviewed on Nov 19, 2019

The Vintage House - Douro
LBV House Hotel
LBV House Hotel
3 out of 5
Rua da Galeira, Pinhao, Alijo
$86
per night
Dec 16 - Dec 17

Situated in the mountains, this hotel is 2.1 mi (3.4 km) from Quinta da Roeda and within 12 mi (20 km) of Quinta do Panascal Visitor's Center and Jardim Publico ...

4.3/5Excellent! (66 reviews)

"Beautiful view of the valley from our room. Friendly service. Weird thing about the room is a glass panel in the shower between the shower and the bedroom. In other words, there is no privacy when showering. Whoever is sitting on the bed can look right into the shower. One of the primary reasons ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 15, 2019

LBV House Hotel
Casa de Casal de Loivos
Casa de Casal de Loivos
3 out of 5
Rua do Cabo, Alijo, Alijó
$91
per night
Dec 11 - Dec 12

Situated in Alijo, this country house is 2.3 mi (3.7 km) from Quinta da Roeda and within 9 mi (15 km) of Quinta do Panascal Visitor's Center and Jardim Publico ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (22 reviews)

"The swimming pool overlooking the valley was stunning, though not heated, so rather cold. It is very difficult to find the property especially as there is no clear indication on the building. The receptionist was most unwelcoming, However the rest of the staff very friendly. We requested a twin room, ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2019

Casa de Casal de Loivos

Popular things to do in Alijo

Quinta da Roeda
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Quinta da Roeda

4/5(1 review)

You can enjoy a tasting or tour at Quinta da Roeda during your travels to Pinhao. Wander the riverfront in this romantic area.

Solar de Mateus
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Solar de Mateus

Enjoy a stop at Solar de Mateus, a landmark worth seeing in Vila Real. Stroll along the riverfront in this relaxing area, or check out its wineries.

Casa de Mateus
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Casa de Mateus

Enjoy a stop at Casa de Mateus, a landmark worth seeing in Vila Real. Stroll along the riverfront in this relaxing area, or check out its wineries.

Top activities in Alijo

Local Wineries of the Douro Valley Tour
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Local Wineries of the Douro Valley Tour

$99

Relish the opportunity to visit 2 quaint wineries in Portugal's lush and thriving Douro Valley. Embark on a journey through this magnificent valley and taste the Port wine that makes this region famous throughout the world.

Douro Tour with Port Wine Tasting & Lunch
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Douro Tour with Port Wine Tasting & Lunch

$105

Cruse out of Porto and dive into the charming villages scattered along the shores of the Douro river. Scope out the elaborate Baroque features of an 18th-century church, sip glasses of strong port wine, and tuck into a delicious lunch while admiring sweeping views of the Bagaúste Dam.

Winefeels Douro Premium
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Winefeels Douro Premium

$132

A tour to 3 wineries which will make you will feel like an expert after such a complete trip to one of the most amazing wine regions in the world. You will be amazed by this incredible and historical place where port wine is produced.

Full-day wine tasting tour to Douro Valley from Porto
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Full-day wine tasting tour to Douro Valley from Porto

$66

Discover the Alto Douro Wine Region, where the beautiful and unique landscapes have chosen this wine region as a UNESCO World Heritage Site A day full of emotions where you will visit two wine producing estates and with the opportunity to taste and know the wine making process, as well as the history of the famous Port wine.

Visit to Guimarães and Braga with lunch included
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Visit to Guimarães and Braga with lunch included

$127

Minho is a Portuguese region full of history and tradition. It was here that almost a thousand years ago our ancestors aligned and made Portugal an independent state.

Porto and Douro Valley
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Porto and Douro Valley

$165

Itinerary This is a typical itinerary for this product Stop At: The Douro Valley, Lugar Da Ponte, Pinhao 5085-060 Portugal Douro Valley tour with lunch and wine tasting. Duration: 6 hours

Reviews of Alijo

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5/5 - Excellent

Shauna

Nov 3, 2019

We took the train from Porto to Pinhao so did not have the benefit of a car. Lots of walking up very steep hills in Pinhao, but loved the challenge. The boat tours up the Douro are not to be missed, and we visited two wineries in 2 days.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Jun 26, 2019

All of the personnel were friendly and helpful

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

Oct 3, 2018

Excellent cruise along Douro valley. Great wine experience.