Oporto & Gourmet Train at Douro

Douro Region | 4 days

Oporto & Gourmet Train at Douro

Douro Region | 4 days

A stunning journey along the banks of the Douro river and the vineyards, classified World Heritage by UNESCO, aboard a vintage train. Four days of gastronomic and wine experiences as luxurious as authentic, which will help you feel Oporto and Douro in a sublime way. Are you ready to climb aboard the exclusive train that has transported kings, popes and heads of state?
Arrival at Oporto. In case of arriving by plane to Oporto airport, a private transfer to the hotel will be waiting you. Accommodation and overnight at the hotel.
Departure from São Bento Station, which has some of the most beautiful tile panels in the world, aboard the gourmet train The Presidential. This former presidential train, used for more than a century by kings, popes, presidents and heads of state, has been magnificently restored in 2010 and will provide you with a full day gourmet trip along the banks of the Douro river and also a travel in time, since the train kept all the furniture and iconic charm of the past. In this edition of the Wine Harvest ("Vindimas" in portuguese), a Wine Tasting Menu will be served with Wine Pairing, you will have exclusive access (with a visit) to Quinta do Vesúvio, a winery and vineyard along the banks of the Douro river, where you will have a Port Wine Tasting. In addition to enjoying a trip of absolutely breathtaking views of Douro's vineyards, classified World Heritage by Unesco, a meal prepared by renowned chefs and top quality Portuguese wines, you will also enjoy Live Music at the Bar carriage and, perhaps, a Five O'Clock Tea in the Tea Room. At the end of the trip, return to the hotel and accommodation.
Today we set out to discover Oporto, on a Walking Tour that will take us through the heart of the city. We will visit the interior of Livraria Lello, one of the most beautiful bookstores in the world and that has been in the same Art Deco building since its opening in the 19th century. Our tour ends with a lunch at Cais de Gaia, in a typical restaurant that maintains the essence and authenticity of Oporto cuisine. Rest of the day free and accommodation.
Breakfast and private transfer to Oporto airport, in case the return by plane is applied and according to the time of your flight. Thank you for traveling with us!




SERVICES INCLUDED


3 nights in 4 or 5 star hotel in double room with breakfast buffet
Private transfers of arrival and departure when air travel is applied
Transportation by deluxe vehicle and private driver
The Presidential train as described in the 2nd day of the program
Meals as described in the program
Walking Tour accompanied by experienced portuguese official Tour Guide
Visits according to the program, with entries included
All hotel and city taxes


SERVICES EXCLUDED


Everything not mentioned in "Services Included"


WINE HARVEST EDITION 2019


September: 19, 20, 26 and 27
October: 03, 04, 10, 11, 17, 18, 24 and 25


INFO: Availability of the mentioned dates is subject to confirmation

HOTELS RESERVED OR SIMILAR


OPORTO: Hotel Yeatman 5*, Hotel Infante Sagres 5* or Hotel do Teatro 4*

INFO, PRICES & RESERVATIONS

Please, contact us mentioning the date of your preference, if there are any restrictions or food intolerances and number of people to reservas@lisboncorp.com