Wine connoisseurs consider Porto and the
Douro valley as one of the premier wine
and port producing regions in the world.
This 7-day tour stays in Portugal’s second
city for 3 nights and then finishes in the
heart of the Douro valley for an additional
3 nights. Staying in 4- or 5-star properties,
this itinerary allows time for independent
exploration of the various vineyards and
wineries dotted around the region.
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Fly to Porto. Transfer to the Eurostars Des Artes
hotel for 3 nights. (N)
Full days at leisure to explore Portugal’s
second-largest city. (B)
Collect your hire car (based on group B car
rental) and self-drive to the Douro valley. Stay
for 3 nights at the Quinta De Marroccos. (B)
Full days at leisure. Perhaps visit Peso da Regua,
officially the centre of the port wine-growing
region. West of here is Mesao Frio, one of the
most charming villages in the region. (B)
Drive to Porto airport and drop off your hire car.
Fly back home. (B)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast,
L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
Based in 4- and 5-star accommodation
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on alternative accommodation standards,
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Divided between a modern building and a historical palace, the Eurostars Das Artes offers comfortable accommodation in the cultural heart of the city. All rooms are designed in a contemporary style with hardwood floors. One of the features of the hotel is the local art on display in the public areas.
Features: 89 rooms & suites, restaurant, bar, garden, terrace.
Room amenities: Television, air conditioning, minibar, Wi-Fi,...
Set in the beautiful Douro region is the Quinta de Marrocos, a former Franciscan monastery. Situated in an attractive location on the banks of the Douro river, between the Marão mountain range and the Vila Real, the 17th-century house is decorated with family antiques and is one of the oldest estates in the Douro and has been producing famous Port and Douro wines for over four generations.
Features: 4 rooms, restaurant, bar, garden, terrace, sun terrace, shared lounge and kitchen, shops.
Room amenities: Air conditioning, bath or shower, balcony, mountain and river views,...
Regional air connections are available from within the UK. Please contact your travel consultant for current prices from your nearest city.
We can also arrange flights from overseas, simply give us a call to find out more.
If you choose to take the tour without flights arranged through Cox & Kings, please contact one of our travel consultants prior to booking the flights to ensure that you are aware of the tour timings and all the implications of not booking through us. We strongly advise you not to book flights independently of Cox & Kings if significant charges would apply in case of cancellation.
Flight details may be subject to change prior to departure.
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PDV2017: 6 Nights