Indulge in the Douro Valley’s luxuriant food and wine culture on this full-day small-group tour of the Douro with lunch. After departing from Porto by minibus, you’ll sweep through the Douro’s winding roads as you enter the valley. With terraced vineyards on either side of you, you’ll visit esteemed wineries and the Douro’s most captivating cities: Amarante, Lamego, Régua and Pinhão, the heart of the Alto Douro. Along the way you’ll enjoy lunch and learn about the Douro’s wine programs, people and culinary heritage.
Have your first sailing experience in the Douro river, and enjoy the beautiful views over Porto and Gaia historic city centers.We'll give you the oportunity of participating in the manouver and driving a sailboat, only using the wind to move our boat. During that time we'll see the magnificent landscapes of river areas of Vila Nova de Gaia and Porto. Depending on the sea conditions we´ll take you towards the sea to enjoy even more the pleasure of sailing.
You will have the opportunity to sail on the Atlantic and the Douro River aboard my wonderful sailboat "Diva", a Beneteau First 35s5 designed by Jean Berret and the famous Philippe Stark. You will discover a unique and different tourist experience. If desired, you can also experience being part of the crew helping to tune the sails and take care of the helm.We start at the Marina Porto Atlântico (marina of Leça) in Leça da Palmeira and we go to the sea, off the beach of Matosinhos, near the coast of Porto until the mouth of the river Douro. Then we continue up Douro to Ribeira where we can admire the fantastic view over Porto and Gaia.This travel plan can be changed according to the weather conditions.Come prepared with a wind and shoes with rubber sole. That's all you need!Contact us for different dates!
Immerse yourself in Portugal’s wild landscape on this full-day small-group tour of Gerês National Park from Porto. You’ll hike up part of the mountain ranges of Peneda, Soajo, Amarela and Gerês, stopping to admire the Cávado river and Arado waterfall along the way. Enjoy a picnic lunch in Gerês village and admire the gorgeous surrounding scenery as you rest. The rest of the day will feature stops at picturesque Pedra Bela, Portela do Homem and the natural hot springs of Lobios just over the Spanish border. This small group tour ensures a more personalized experience
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.
Take a break from the city and spend a full day exploring the beautiful nooks and crannies of Peneda-Gerês National Park on this small-group tour from Porto. Ride out to the park in a rugged 4x4 vehicle that lets you get off the beaten track, and then take a relaxing kayak trip on Canicada Reservoir. Break up the trip with a traditional lunch and leisurely hikes—perfect for photo ops.
Our school operates in Praia de matosinhos to 13 years. We have certified and certified teachers who will accompany the duration of the entire class. Our motto is to provide quality and safety education.Our surf classes are with small groups of students maximum of 6 people per trainer so teaching is more effective.Come and learn surfing with the best school in Porto
Learning to surf has never been so relaxed. Lean back and let Linha de Onda's team take care of everything! You will be picked up in Porto and taken to the beach with the best waves for your level. Before that, you will get a wetsuit and a surfboard. You choose the board together with the experienced surf instructors of Linha de Onda. During this course, you will collect incredible memories and remember this experience forever! What are you waiting for?
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.
You will experience the pleasure of sailing in Douro river, in my wonderful boat "Diva", a Beneteau First 35s5 designed by Jean Berret and the famous Philippe Stark.You will discover a different and unique touristic experience. Moereover, If you want, you can also experience to be part of the crew, helping trimming the sails and helming the boat.Be prepared with a wind jacket and some shoes with rubber sole. That is all you need!Contact us for different dates!
We'll hop on our board in Cabedelo Beach and cross to Viana's margin, entering the dock where the iconic hospital-ship Gil Eanes is anchored. This experience merges nature with an industrial part of Viana do Castelo, and will give you the chance to feel the ancient connection that our city has with the sea.
Learn to ride Portugal’s famous swells during this 4-hour small-group beach and surf tour from Porto. You’ll be picked up from your hotel and escorted to the beach at Foz do Douro, where the river meets the sea. After learning basic beginner technique from an accredited instructor you’ll try your hand (or rather, feet) in the water, with a board and wetsuit provided. See the beautiful beaches of Matosinhos and Foz while experiencing some of the best surfing in the country, all with the help of a knowledgable private guide. You’ll be returned to your hotel at the end of the tour.
We are proudly the only national Kitesurf School with scientific research done. We have unique and personalized exercises developed throughout our specific investigation into injuries and safety. What distinguishes us as a school is our ability to adjust the teaching protocol according to the person and their difficulties.
This tour is the perfect combination of activities for nature lovers that want to explore the natural beauty of the Douro valley.Most of the Douro tours are focused only on the wine and the vineyards, we will be focusing on the amazing landscapes, part of Unesco world heritage. We will pick you up in Porto in our 4×4 and take you to the valley, where we start with a relaxed kayak activity, with enough time for observation and swimming.We will have a picnic surrounded by an incredible vineyard landscape. Our Local guide will share all the traditions and rituals of the region.During the afternoon you will have a short hike along the vines to see, touch and smell what makes this region so special. We finish with style on a viewpoint in São Leonardo de Galafura, the place with the best views in the whole region!
Nobody knows about diving in Portugal as we do.We are Portuguese divers and we are keen to go diving with our friends and clients all year round.If you want to experience Portugal underwater, Portugal Dive will take exactly where you like to dive.
Take advantage of the excellent conditions that our city offers and take classes with accredited monitors, with extensive experience in teaching and sailing competition with relevant national and international results.It is never too late to start and Porto is surely the ideal place to perhaps embrace a new passion: sailing!
Original from Hawaii, in the 60s, Stand Up Paddle (SUP) is the most “trendy” aquatic sport, consisting on standing on a long board while paddling. It is accessible to everybody and it is suitable for any water plan: sea, lake or river.The mouth of the Paiva River is the perfect spot for a ride in SUP!We start by having a look at the mythical Ilha dos Amores (Lovers Island), where you will be able to appreciate its incredible biodiversity and learn the tragic story of love that gave rise to its name. Then we paddle upstream, where you will be amazed by the green of the riverside landscape, with the beautiful waterfalls and desert beaches where you can swim, dive and simply sit on the sand and relax...Come and join us in this refreshing and fun activity!
Rafting is the descent of a river course, paddling in inflatable rafts, under the instructions and navigation of an experienced guide.The Paiva River is a very versatile river in terms of white water levels. There are sections suitable for those who are looking for more adrenaline and others who are much calmer and that allows a descent in a tour pace.Family Rafting is the ideal activity for those who are looking for a deep contact with nature without great emotions, as well as for families or groups that include children from 6 years of age.The moments of discovery and fun with your family in a natural environment so different from your daily life, will leave very positive memories and will be the reason for many smiles and laughs at home!
Cano-Rafting is a river descent in 2 or 3 seat inflatable canoes that allow you to navigate the rapids of the Paiva River in the summer, even with low flow conditions.After a technical and safety briefing by our team of guides, it is time to get into the water and down the river. Here, it is you and the crew of the canoe, that navigate down the river, under the accompaniment and instructions of the experienced guides.In cano-rafting, discovery and fun are the motto! After each rapid, where you can put your skills as navigators into action, you can expect other moments of relaxation and fun, in which the serenity of the Paiva’s valley landscape is interrupted by the euphoria of the jumps into the water and many other moments of joy...A funny nature experience, to be lived with family or friends!
Our school, Onda Pura, was established in 1994 and is one of the first surf schools to be implemented in Portugal.We are located in Praia de Matosinhos, considered one of the best beaches in the country with perfect conditions for surfing.Our partnerships like Deeply and WSL (World Surf League) guarantee our veracity.At Onda Pura we have the right space, all the material necessary to practice surfing and an excellent team of professionals trained and certified by the FPS (Portuguese Surfing Federation).We are waiting for you!
According to our clients, if we want to describe this experience with a word, that word would be “Magic.” It consists of a descent of the Lima River starting at Ponte de Lima and ending at Cabedelo beach, you’ll get to see the sun rising or setting from the middle of the river.
Rafting is an Adventure Sport, consisting on descents of whitewater rivers in inflatable boats (Rafts) specially designed for this purpose. Under instructions and commands from an experienced and certified guide, the crew actively participate in the navigation of the Raft along the descent, trying to follow the best "lines" of the various rapids of the course.The Paiva River is considered the best Portuguese river for Rafting. The route, which is chosen according to the river flow, is of class III / IV on a scale of VI, which means that you can count on a lot of fun, with some moments of high emotions and the guarantee that your safety is above everything.Fun, good vibes and team spirit are part of the game. A unique adventure you don’t want to miss!