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Genuine Douro in three days (corporate program)

With ancient culture and traditions, Douro encloses in itself its very own manner of being and living. We propose you to experience this Douro UNESCO World Heritage with this three day program, genuine and felt, between Douro people, investors and people passionate for the land and for the wine produced. 
DAY 1 
19h00 - Departure from Oporto, Campanhã station, in a mini bus with destination to Quinta Nova Nª Sª do Carmo, located in the middle of a propriety with 120 hectares alongside the Douro river more than one kilometer, with superb views to the river and to the terrace in vineyards. Propriety from Amorim family, this farm has been subject of several awards, for the wine tourism project and for the quality of accommodation and wines.
20h30 - Check in and dinner at the restaurant Conceitus Winery of Quinta Nova Nª Sª do Carmo, a gastronomic place that has wine as inspiration.
09h30 - Departure in mini bus to Peso da Régua and Quinta de Covela. 
10h30 - The morning route has is first stop in Quinta das Quartas, from Poças Júnior, near of Régua, to learn a little more about Port Wine, in a workshop with one of the farm owners.
The Poças Júnior house was founded 95 years ago and it is one of the few companies of Port Wine that was born Portuguese and still in the ownership of the same family. Always related to Port Wine, Poças also extended his portfolio to DOC Douro wines in 1990. This company possesses three farms. We propose that you visit one of this farms, with the family members that will share stories and knowledge about this wine with international prestige.
13h00 - The lunch is in Quinta da Covela. In this farm from lower Douro with 49 hectares, you can enjoy an extraordinary beautiful and natural landscape, marked by the wine and his memories. To the ruins of a Renaissance mansion-house, joins the main house and the winery, designed and expanded by the property owner, Manuel de Oliveira, a renowned Portuguese filmmaker.
If the weather is pleasant, the launch table is outside, on the veranda. This will be also the moment to taste some high quality and distinctiveness wines of the farm.
16h30 -  At the end of the lunch the return to Quinta Nova is made by train, avoiding the sinuous curves. A return just in time to a sunset walk through the paths of the farm.
20h00 - A calm dinner in Quinta Nova, maybe to taste another menu, after the choice of the previous night.

10h00 - Check out and departure by boat to a tour in Douro river. Reserved exclusively for the group, the two Pipadouro boats stands out because of the beauty and charm of the 50 and 60 decades. Equipped with all the means necessary for a quiet and safe journey, we have everything for a memorable experience.
Later, yet anchored in Pinhão, we follow for a visit to Quinta de Foz Torto.
12h00 - If the weather is pleasant, the lunch is a picnic in Foz Torto farm, near of Pinhão, in the heart of Douro. The proprietor Abílio Tavares da Sílva, will be the host in this exclusive moment in this boutique farm, with magnificent views, where is possible to taste wines, fell the nature, enjoy the landscape and taste horticultural products and seasonal fruits, grown on the farm garden.
If the weather doesn’t allow the outdoor meal, the lunch will be at the Foz Torto cellar or at Borda d’Água restaurant, in the old houses of the workers. Always in the company of the proprietor Abílio Tavares da Silva and his wines.
16h30 - Return to Oporto, to Campanhã Station.

Price: 490 euros per person
Validity: every year
During: 3 days
Meeting Point: Oporto, Campanhã Station
Contacts: info@alltodouro.com. Phone: +351 936825649
Conditions: Program valid for a minimum of 20 people. Book depending on the availability of partners.

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