At Sameirotravel you can acquire for your customers personalized experiences during the trip, such as entry into tourist attractions and museums, themed tours, reservations in restaurants, cruises, visit to wine farms and wine cellars, wine tasting, harvests (harvest and tread of grapes) among others.
See below some of our options and consult us for quotes and more information.
TOUR PORTO AND CAVES
Panoramic visit to this charming city, situated on the slopes of the Douro River near its mouth, classified as a WORLD HERITAGE SITE by UNESCO thanks to its beautiful monuments and historical buildings. Highlights include Avenida dos Aliados, the Clérigos Tower – the tower that dominates the old city center – S. Bento Station, Ribeira, The Stock Exchange Palace, the Church of São Francisco and the Cathedral of Porto, which was completed in the 13th century, although it has undergone many changes over the centuries (entrances not included). Visit to a Port Wine Cellar with tasting at the end (included). The Port Wine Cellars are an important tourist attraction. This sweet and fortified wine is produced from grapes grown in the Douro region and sent to the cellars of Vila Nova de Gaia, where it is prepared and aged.
Duration: 09h – Privat
eIncludes: Transfer in/out in a hotel in Porto, panoramic tour in Porto, visit with tasting to a Port wine cellar.
TOUR IN THE DOURO VALLEY
Exit towards Pinhão, a beautiful village situated on the right bank of the Douro River. Stop at the Ujo lookout point, with panoramic views of the Douro Valley. Cruise (included) by rabelo boat, where you can see by the way vineyards, terraces to the river and vineyards, which constitute a unique landscape of the Valley. On arrival, visit to Pinhão Railway Station, one of the most beautiful in the country, with elegant and impressive tile panels, which depict life in the region. Visit (included) to a winery, with lunch and wine tasting at the end.
Duration: 09h – Private
Includes: Transfer in/out in hotel in Porto, panoramic tour, cruise by boat rabelo, visit with lunch and tasting on a farm in the Douro Valley.
The harvests are by definition the process between the harvest and the production of wine and in this tour the participants will have the opportunity to participate directly in this process. Departure towards the Douro Valley, where we will be welcomed in a vineyard for an internal visit to its facilities. We will participate in the activity of harvesting grapes, the first process in the production of wine. Traditional lunch break with the accompaniment of wine produced at the property. We continue to the table of choice, where we will help in the selection of grapes, which involves the removal of bunches that may come rotten or dried or even with clinging leaves. We will then leave for the mill, where we will participate in the treading of the grapes. We end our experience with a tasting of selected wines.
Duration: 09h – Private transportI
ncludes: Transfer in/out in a hotel in Porto, complete experience of the Harvests on a farm in the Douro Valley, lunch and wine tasting.
*Available in mid-September, subject to availability.
TOUR ÉVORA AND QUINTA WINERY IN ALENTEJO
Departure for panoramic visit of Évora, Portuguese city with more than 5 thousand years of history, highlighting its historic center, the Roman Temple, the Cathedral of Évora, the Chapel of Bones and the Square of Giraldo, among others (entrances not included). Free time for lunch (not included). In the afternoon, an internal visit with wine tasting in a winery farm in the Alentejo region (included).