Discover the pearls of Northern Portugal by car
- Round trip
- 7 or 10 nights
- per person
- based on 2 persons
Enjoy a beautiful tour through Northern Portugal including hotels with breakfast, river cruise, rental car and flights
Home to the delectable red port, the iconic azulejos tiles and the sweet pastéis de nata pastries that melt in your mouth, this is what you've got to look forward to on this tour! From the lively port city of Porto with its medieval alleys, drive to the lush green vineyards of the Douro Valley. You'll also cruise the Douro River on an included river cruise. Feel the wind in your hair and the sun on your face while enjoying the view of the colourful Portuguese houses and the imposing Dom Luís I bridge. Continue your journey to scenic Melgaco where the famous Vinho Verde is produced. You end up in charming Braga, which is bursting with baroque architecture. Onwards to the gems of Northern Portugal!
- Round trip of 7 or 10 nights through Northern Portugal
- Port wine tasting in Porto
- Welcome drink in the other hotels
- Porto Douro River Cruise
- Rental car
- Return flight from Birmingham, Bristol, Edinburgh, London Gatwick, Liverpool, London Luton, Manchester, London Stansted to Porto
We work with our trusted partners in the region to offer you the best possible stay.
When you plan your trip, after you've selected a date, we will show you all the information about the hotels you will be staying at.
Benefits of all the hotels
- 24 hours front desk
- Free Wifi
Day 1 - 3: Porto
After arriving in Porto, you can dive straight away into the winding medieval streets of Ribeira. In one of the most charming areas of the city, you can browse tempting shops, while the smell of freshly grilled sardines will lead you straight to the tastiest fish restaurants. After a day full …
Day 4 & 5: Douro
Today you can expect some of the best views of your trip. You'll exchange the hustle and bustle of the city for relaxing nature while you drive through the green Douro valley. Cruise up and down the hills past romantic villages with the best views of the vineyards where the famous port wine …
Day 6 - 8: Melgaco
The further north you drive, the more lush the landscapes become. The municipality of Melgaco is known for its wine regions where Vinho Verde is made. Sample the many different varieties of this famous wine in the numerous quintas, the traditional Portuguese wine cellars. You can then visit the …
Day 9 & 10: Braga
Are you going for the 10-night trip? Then you'll also stay in charming Braga. This historic town is one of the oldest in Portugal and is bursting with treasures. The stately 12th century cathedral, narrow streets and Baroque churches make Braga a true gem. All over the city you will see hist…
• River cruise on the Douro (day 2) •
Board the boat and enjoy breathtaking and colourful Porto from the Douro River. You will slowly cruise down the river as you learn about the history of the city and the tradition behind the famous port.
- Fuel for the rental car
- Any toll, bridge and parking costs
- Possible tourist tax (to be paid at the hotel)
If you book this deal before 42 days of your departure, you can choose to pay in parts. The deposit will be 50% of the deal’s price plus the booking fee and travel and/or cancellation insurance (when applicable). You will find the payment amounts and deadlines to pay every installment at the last step of the booking process.
Your booking is a direct contract between you and Secret Escapes Ltd. for the provision of your package. Secret Escapes acts as a tour operator responsible, and is therefore liable for the proper execution of the agreement. The Secret Escapes Terms and Conditions (A) apply to this booking. The Secret Escapes Cancellation Terms and Conditions apply to this booking.
Please note that the flights included in this offer are subject to live availability and price, and can change during your booking process. When this is the case, we will always notify during the booking process.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there may be additional entry requirements in effect at your destination, which are subject to change at short notice. Please familiarise yourself with the latest requirements before departure via your government's foreign advice service.
An excess risk applies in the event of theft or damage. A credit card deposit is required upon arrival. Comprehensive insurance, non-life insurance, liability insurance, theft insurance and cover for glass, tires, floor and roof damage is included. You will receive all rental car information along with your travel documents.
Maximum 2 people per room
The single supplement is based on travel dates and duration of travel. You will see the final price in the booking process.
Based on two full paying persons can be offered a child discount. The discount depends on the chosen travel period and duration. You will see the final price in the booking process
Note: Children up to and including 1 year receive a discount on the flight ticket, but are not entitled to their own seat and hold luggage on the plane
Pets are not permitted on this trip.
Please note that flights may be subject to change, delay or postponement by the provider and that flight times are provisional. Don't forget to check the actual flight times before departure on the website of the airline or the airport to avoid inconvenient surprises.
You will receive all documents relevant to your trip, 5 days prior to departure at the latest.