Romantic Experience in Douro Valley
Treat yourselves to an intimate interlude in one of Portugal’s most romantic settings. Let external cares slip away as you and your beloved succumb to the charms on this romantic experience in Douro Valley.
Vacation Style Holiday TypeShort Breaks, Wine Tourism
Activity Level Leisurely
Group Size Small Group
Treat yourselves to an intimate interlude in one of Portugal’s most romantic settings. Let external cares slip away as you and your beloved succumb to the charms of the Douro Valley.
The magnificent landscape of undulating vineyards and powerful yet calm Douro River provide the perfect backdrop to your special moments on board a private sailing boat.
Snuggle up on deck with a glass of sparkling Douro wine to toast the sunset before a candlelit dinner just for the two of you on board the boat.
Retire to your luxury accommodation in a delightful wine hotel for the remainder of the evening. Linger in bed or over breakfast thanks to a late checkout and perhaps stroll through the vineyards together or arrange a picnic lunch in a secluded spot on the estate.
Price per person:
2 pax: 452€
4 pax: 407€
- 1 night’s accommodation with breakfast in a hand-picked romantic wine hotel
- 2-hour Douro River boat trip with a glass of sparkling wine
- Romantic dinner for two on a sailing boat, with drinks
- Late check out
- Drinks, snacks and meals not previously arranged
- Transfers (If you don’t have your own transport, we can arrange for private transfers).
- Picnic at day 2
ROMANTIC DAY IN DOURO VALLEY
Make your own way to the delightful Quinta da Pacheca wine hotel near Peso da Régua where you can stroll hand in hand around the vineyards or snuggle up in a hammock to admire the stunning scenery or gaze into each other’s eyes.
Set off from your hotel in time to embark on a romantic 2-hour boat trip to watch the sunset with a glass of sparkling wine. The drive takes around 20 minutes along the Pinhão road and the boat departs from Folgosa quay at 6 pm.
When you return to the pier, your skipper will bid you goodnight, leaving the two of you to enjoy a private dinner aboard the sailboat with catering by the renowned DOC Restaurant (chef Rui Paula)
Menu: Charcoal grilled octopus or cod fish or pig’s neck with asparagus purée
Choice of dessert: Fruit salad | chocolate mousse | crème brûlée crepe
By around 10 pm, when you’ve lingered long enough over your romantic meal, it’s time to leave the boat and continue the evening at your hotel.
LATE CHECK-OUT AND RETURN TO PORTO
Late check-out from the hotel.
We can arrange a picnic on the estate or wine tastings as you wish.