Get out of the city and enjoy a day in the countryside during this small-group excursion from Porto. You’ll travel to local vineyards where you’ll get to sample wine and cheese, passing by gardens, lakes and picturesque homes along the way. At the Paleozoic Park of Valongo you’ll have the chance to explore ancient Roman mines dating back 2,000 years. You’ll also stop at the River Sousa, home to rock formations between 250 million and 500 million years old.
The rocky mountains, oak forests, and historic villages of the Gerês National Park lie just over an hour’s drive from Porto. With this tour, venture off the beaten track in a 4x4 and explore little-known viewpoints, local villages, and secret swimming holes. Stop along the way to admire the wild landscapes and waterfalls, enjoy short hikes, tuck into a traditional Portuguese lunch, and cool off with a swim in a natural lagoon.
The 8 km route of the Paiva Walkways crosses what has always been one the most remote and inhospitable areas of the valley, the Paiva´s Gorge. Guardian of a singular Biodiversity, this enchanted valley still hides many stories related to its geological formation and the geographical importance that it had in the human occupation of this territory throughout the times.In this tour, we propose a true "journey" in time and in the surrounding landscape. Our local guides, with adequate training, will make you understand the landscape that surrounds you in terms of Biodiversity, Geodiversity, Archeology, Historical-Cultural Aspects and White Water Sports.Since your comfort is important to us, our Walking Tour on the Paiva Walkways includes a picnic with local products, water, juices and a hot drink on cooler days.
This tour is for all those who wish to venture into discovering the true Port Interior.It lasts approximately 3 hours, in addition to the breathtaking scenery and the always pleasant passages of the river (where you can take a dip if time allows). From proofs of regional delicacies such as honey and sweets to visits to traditional villages where you can see craftsmen working using the same methods 100 years ago, this tour allows you to raise a little the veil about the rich popular culture of Porto at the same time time that allows you to feel the thrill of driving a vehicle all terrain. It has a passage through an area of vineyards, gold mines Castromil and Preserved Village of Quintandona.
Venture and immerse yourself in the hills of Porto to discover winding paths that lead you from village to village where you will be able to discover a little of the popular culture of the region. The tour has about 40 km and passes through the preserved village of Quintandona, museum of the broa and castromil mines.
This walk allows us to visit two small but beautiful Douro villages: São Cristóvão and Provesende. This was once an important village in white wine production due to its position and altitude. Today it is a place that emits immense stillness and tranquility. Our route will be towards Pinhão, through traditional paths that allow us to contemplate its valley, passing by a charming farm still very marked by the traditional terraces - Quinta do Junco.It is an accessible route, with a downward direction, with a total of 7 km and which gives us an image of what is the Douro - an enchanted valley with its vineyards, olive groves and fruit trees and, at the same time, a region of hard and hard work due to its slopes.At the end of the walk we will have a picnic with homemade food and local produce. Douro table wine and port wine are also included.
Mountain Tour MD is a shorter 4-hour 4-hour trip that will take you to the Porto Mountains, in the beautiful and historic region. The path is made by absolutely stunning and unforgettable landscapes, overlooking the Douro River, and a panoramic view over the city of Porto. The program includes a tasting of regional products. We provide a memorable day between hills and valleys, plains and remote villages.
Explore Portugal’s only national park on this full-day trek of Peneda-Geres National Park, departing from Porto. Venture into the unknown on a thrilling 4x4 ride, as your cruise into the countryside. Admire Portugal’s natural beauty, including green mountains and photo-worthy waterfalls and learn about the region from your knowledgeable guide. Savor a picnic lunch while you take in the sites.
The spectacular Paiva Walkways is perfect for nature lovers who want to see idyllic landscapes. You’ll have a carefree day from the onset with round-trip transfers provided. Avoid long visitor lines by having an entrance ticket to Paiva Walkways included. After exploring the walkways, you’ll visit Aveiro on foot, enjoy a scenic boat ride along the canals, and also visit Costa Nova fishing village.
Venture out to the countryside of Porto for an exciting off-road buggy tour. Traverse rugged terrain and admire the Portuguese landscapes during this fully private adventure. Strap on your helmet and goggles and buckle up for an adventurous day going where no other motorized vehicles can go. Hotel pick-up and drop off are also included in your tour.
Get a feel for Gerés on this intimate, small-group walking and 4X4 tour which will have you feeling like a local. Observe waterfalls, enjoy a hike during which your guide provides fascinating insight into the flora and fauna, and dive into a crystal-clear lagoon if you wish. Not only will you cover lots of ground in just one day, you’ll learn about the people and culture of the region too.
Veer from the city sites and journey to the lush Douro Valley on this full-day 4x4 adventure from Porto. See Portugal’s enthralling landscape up-close, including the terraces vineyards of its most famous wine region, which is also an UNESCO World Heritage Site. Along the way, taste the region’s world-class wines and enjoy a picnic lunch.
Explore the natural beauty of the National Park by paths and trails that only our local guides know. Enjoy the most this quad-bikes tour, visit villages, waterfalls, spots of unique beauty and get to know better the surrounding area of the park, followed by a traditional Portuguese lunch and the chance to dive in crystal water lagoons.Accompanied by guide you will go through several locations in which often the only access is with this type vehicles.Automated vehicles
Get out of the city and play in the snow on this full-day ski tour of Serra da Estrela from Porto. Meet up with your guide and private driver in the morning and set off on skis to explore the second highest mountain in Portugal. You’ll also get the chance to stop at traditional places along the way including the Bread Museum, a local cheese factory, Lagoa comprida and the tower of Serra da Estrela. Don’t miss the chance to see some of Portugal’s fine outdoors and play in the snow on this fun, family-friendly tour.
Alto Douro Wine Region is certainly one of the oldest demarcated regions in the world. In 1756, Sebastião José de Carvalho e Melo, Secretary General of the Kingdom, created the Alto Douro Vineyard Agriculture Company, thus demarcating the best vineyards in the region, certifying them as suitable for the production of the much appreciated wines abroad, ensuring thus its exceptional quality and protecting our exports, common practice in an enlightened and mercantilist Europe like that of the 17th and 18th centuries.We are therefore talking about a journey through local and national history that stimulates the senses through unique landscapes, unforgettable flavors, and local traditions that are lost in time.
It is an incredible experience for those who enjoy water sports with breathtaking landscapes of the city of Porto. The effort of demanding is average, It is an adrenaline get into the waters of the river Douro and live as a place that enjoys sports.
The Gerês National Park is home to some of northern Portugal’s most spectacular natural scenery and this tour lets you explore areas only accessible with a guide. Accompanied by an expert instructor, enjoy a thrilling full-day canyoning adventure—zip-line and rappel through the canyons, jump from the top of waterfalls, slide down natural slides, and swim in natural pools.
This Electric Scooter is a unique and innovative vehicle that comes to revolutionize the world of cycling. It offers a movement as fluid as a bicycle in a much simpler way and in turn the comforts of a scooter. It is super light and you can opt in store if you want to add a seat. It also has an electric motor approved by the European Union that is capable of traveling 25 to 40 km away safely.Make a tour with us and you will discover the city of Porto in a different, fun and safe way. We will visit the most emblematic places and monuments of Porto, crossing the heart of the city, we will let ourselves be carried along the banks of its river until we meet the Atlantic Ocean and we will even enter the forests and lakes that occupy the City Park. More than a simple route is an adventure that no other tour can offer.
Let yourself be carried away by a new expierience, these machines come to challenge the law of gravity to give you a unique experience and at the same time offer you an unforgettable tour through Porto. Travel by the hand of a local guide through this ancient city to give you a complete knowledge of its culture and unparalleled landscapes.
Paiva Walkways, Winner World Travel Awards, considered the Oscar of Tourism, in the category «Europe’s Leading Tourism Development Project 2017»Paiva Walkways are located on the left bank of the Paiva River. They are 8 Km that provide a walk 'untouched', surrounded by unique beauty and landscapes, in an autentic natural sanctuary along the brave waters downhills, quartz crystals and endangered species in Europe. The route extends from the river beaches. A journey through biology, geology and archeology that will remain, of course, in heart, soul and in mind of any nature lover.Recognized by UNESCO as a Geological Heritage of Humanity.Winner World Travel Awards, considered the Oscar of Tourism, in the category «Europe’s Leading Tourism Development Project 2017»
Let yourself be carried away by the natural biodiversity of the Peneda Gerês Park, where nature meets the human being in a harmonious way.In the heart of Alto Minho, a mountainous region where crystal clear waters draw paths along its way, creating unique corners of natural lagoons and waterfalls.In this memorable and unforgettable tour, you can still taste the local gastronomy and in the end you will take with you this idyllic landscape where "nature has a soul".Enjoy this tour in private mode with an exclusive guide and transportation for you!Included:Waterfall of Fecha de Barjas (Thaiti)Toco River LagoonsWaterfall of AradoPedra Bela ViewpointGeres VillageWalk through the Roman Geira (Approx. 3km moderate degree)Passing through:Local commerce
You will discover the forest and nature at the "Serras do Porto" park. Leave the noise and stress of the city behind and enter in a natural park where you can hike in the mountains, just beside river, cross suspended bridges and visit ancient villages inhabited by only 5 people. In this perfect bucolic landscapes we will stop for a picnic with traditional products, cheese, fruit, and beverage, including local wine if desired.During the walk it's usual to see the shepherd and his sheep.Feel embraced by the nature, this peaceful place where you only hear the relaxing sound of the river and the birds!Don't forget to bring your camera as you will take amazing photos.
Connect with the region and experience secret places like a local.If you want a time off from the city, come meet Viana like a local. Joins us for sunset & dinner!We’ll pick you up at an arranged location and drive to the amazing Serra D’Arga for a wonderful and totally emerged in the natural landscape trekking route that goes along the river course, ending up in a breathtaking waterfall.If you’re visiting us in the Summer there will be time for a refreshing dive in this pure waters, a hidden gem of Viana do Castelo.After trekking is time to enjoy a treat!Hard to find, harder to leave: the restaurant we’re taking you to is a super traditional “portuguese tapas” restaurant in the middle of the mountain and the top place to go if you want to try real authentic Portuguese cuisine.Join us to watch the most wonderful sunset, with a Portuguese beer in your hand and a table full of Minho’s best traditional food waiting for you to dig in.
This Hiking is an adventurous experience with a landscape of incredible nature, with magnificent lagoons. The requirement of physical effort is 2.5 on a scale of 0 to 5. We visit one of the most beautiful places in the interior of Portugal about 1 hour from Oporto.