Venture into Portugal’s rich landscapes with a trip to the prestigious Douro Valley. Admire the rural scenery and breathe in the tranquil aromas that make this river valley timeless. Visit a wine farm where you can sample and learn about the trademark port wine that’s produced in this region.
Begin your tour with a scenic drive as you head into the mountainous countryside. As you reach the Douro region—a UNESCO-listed World Heritage Site—you are welcomed by steep hills covered with terraced vineyards that reach down to the river banks. Admire the lush vegetation and admire breathtaking views that sweep across the grassy knolls and calm waters of the Douro River.
This region is famed for its wine-producing and is home to an abundance of wine farms that create the finest Porto wine. Visit a local wine estate, where you can taste an array of colorful and rich vintages while learning about the process of wine making and the intricacies of grape harvesting.