Taste and sip your way through this spectacular enchanted landmark as your enjoy a private wine tour through the stunning Douro Valley in Portugal.
Enjoy exclusive access to Portugal's most sought after quintas and port lodges
Sample one of the earliest ports blended in 1883 by Graham’s
Blend and bottle your own distinctive port to quaff at home
Navigate the Douro River aboard the Pippadouro II sailboat
Sleep under the stars at a private Fly Camp on the valley ridge
Spend an evening at the exquisite Quinta do Bom Retiro Estate
This trip can be customised to your personal preferences. Get in touch to craft your own journey through the Douro Valley.
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DESCRIPTION & ITINERARY
Simply put, this is the most exceptional food and wine experience available in Portugal.
The stunning Douro Valley is the world’s oldest and most exciting wine region, also famed for its extraordinary gastronomical scene. This week-long immersion will introduce you to owners of some of the most revered wine and port estates as well as offering you some of the finest cuisine in some of the most picturesque locations. Take a tour of the Ramos Pinto cellars in Porto, as well as blending your very own port wine, which Untold Story will bottle and send back to your home.
Enjoy a private tour around Graham’s famous port cellars, culminating in a tasting of one of their earliest ports blended in 1883, followed by a beautiful dinner on their private terrace overlooking the Douro Valley. Spend time at the Six Senses resort, enjoying rare wines and pampering treatments, and sample some of the finest tawny and vintage ports at Quinta do Noval, as well as enjoying an al fresco dinner underneath their hundred-year-old cedar tree during your private wine tour in the Douro Valley.
Sail aboard the glorious Pippadouro II boat, voyaging upstream to the Vesuvio Estate to enjoy a beautiful lunch on the terrace paired with wines and ports, and spend the night on an exclusive fly camp, sleeping under the stars and waking up to a glowing sunrise. Round off your trip with a visit to Quinta do Bom Retiro, spending time with the master winemaker, a private tour of the vineyard, and enjoying a vertical tasting over lunch on the terrace. The most splendid finish to a truly epicurean journey and private wine tour in the Douro Valley, Portugal.
Ideal for those looking to add to their knowledge of fine Portuguese wines and ports, and soak up some spine-tingling scenery at the same time, there is really no better journey than this vacation.
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This trip can be customised to your personal preferences.
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