Wine, wellness and miracles! Why should you go to Douro Valley next?

Europe’s most famous wine valley deserves all the hype and then some. With the dramatic scenery of a meandering river, terraced vineyards and rolling hills, Portugal’s Douro Valley is the ideal destination for your summer vacation.

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Wine

Participate in lively conversations about wine, learn more about it and then dive deep into that luscious glass you’ll have.

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Long days in the valley are best spent admiring the idyllic beauty of the vibrant vineyards.
Long days in the valley are best spent admiring the idyllic beauty of the vibrant vineyards.
 
…. and if you want to stir up the fun quotient, kick off your shoes and get dripping.
…. and if you want to stir up the fun quotient, kick off your shoes and get dripping.
 
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Wellness

An ideal vacation includes adventures, beautiful sights, and then some relaxation and rejuvenation.

In Douro, wellness is just as much a part of life as wine. So, combine the two and book a stay at the Six Senses Wellness Resort, a renovated 19th-century mansion overlooking the vineyard-covered rolling hills of the Douro Valley and the river below.

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Wonders

Two must-do things in Douro: a boat trip and a train ride!

Short boat trip on the Douro and its many bends is perfect to enjoy the surrounding landscapes.

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A train journey from Régua to Tua is one of the most scenic journeys in Portugal. Needless to say, this experience is not to be missed.
A train journey from Régua to Tua is one of the most scenic journeys in Portugal. Needless to say, this experience is not to be missed.
 
To enjoy the most amazing view of the river and the vine-covered slopes, visit the many viewpoints in Pinhão, Tabuaço and Peso da Régua.
To enjoy the most amazing view of the river and the vine-covered slopes, visit the many viewpoints in Pinhão, Tabuaço and Peso da Régua.
 

The dreamy buzz of the place will linger long after you leave and you’ll soon be making plans to come back next summer.

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