Douro River, Porto

4.5
Water Body · Nature / Park
Explore Douro River aboard a cruise ship or by visiting the cities that line its shores. At 897 km (557 mi) long, this river stretches between Duruelo de la Sierra in Spain and Porto in Portugal. Spend your day cruising down the river or kayaking while enjoying views of the valley. On land, you can take a bike ride. Discover a riverside city, such as Vila Nova de Gaia, Foz do Tua, or Peso da Regua. Or experience the wine-making region of Douro Vinhateiro, a World Heritage Site. Work out when and for how long to visit Douro River and other Porto attractions using our handy Porto holiday planner.
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  • Sandro brought us from Porto to the wineyard Amarante, the original wineyards of Manuel “D’Origem” with a unique site seeing and then to the Sandeman’s visit. A full day experience with a great...  more »
  • What would this city be without the Douro? Very much part of its history and charm...best viewed from on top of the bridge, for sweeping views...also great to take a long stroll, all the way to the...  more »

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