Ervedosa do Douro Vineyards Trail
This Douro vineyards walking trail takes you through a landscape of terraced vineyards and wine estates with magnificent views over the River Douro. With a vineyard picnic, boat trip and winery visit, this one day tour allow you to experience the highlights of the Douro wine region in just one day.
Vacation Style Holiday TypeGuided, Walking
Activity Level Easy
This Douro walking tour takes you through a landscape of terraced vineyards and wine estates with magnificent views over the River Douro. With a vineyard picnic, boat trip and winery visit, this one day tour allows you to experience the highlights of the Douro wine region in just one day.
Begin this Douro walk in the village of Ervedosa do Douro then follow well-maintained tracks through the surrounding agricultural lands. You’ll pass olive trees and farm buildings before climbing gently between the vineyards for astonishing views.
After walking down to the River Douro you’ll follow the waterline along an ancient cobbled road.
When the track turns inland again, a short ascent brings you to Quinta das Tecedeiras and its magnificent views across the vineyards and river. This is where you’ll take a break for a delicious picnic lunch of local delicacies and Douro wine.
Embarque on a scenic 30min boat trip to Pinhão where you will end the tour visiting a wine estate with a port wine tasting.
- There is little shade on this walking trail so wear a hat and sun protection.
- We recommend comfortable, sturdy walking shoes or walking sandals for this terrain.
Prices per person
2 - 3 pax: 237€ | 4 - 6 pax: 174€
- Private, experienced English-speaking guide
- Picnic lunch
- Private rabelo boat trip (30 minutes)
- Winery tour and tastings
- Transfers to and from Ervedosa do Douro (these can be arranged for an additional fee)
WALKING THROUGH THE VINEYARDS
08:30 - Make your own way to Ervedosa do Douro to meet your guide
09:30 - Begin the walk through the vineyards and along the Douro River
13:30 - Picnic lunch amid the vineyards at Quinta das Tecedeiras
15:30 - 30min ride on a traditional wooden rabelo boat to Pinhão.
16:00 - Winery tour and tastings at Quinta do Bomfim
17:30 - End of the tour.