Sunser river tour of Porto
Walk along the Douro River with a beautiful sunset on the beach
The discovery: Sunset river tour of Porto
Price: €30 per person
Duration: 2.5 – 3 hrs
Suitable for all ages
Max group size: 14
Min group size: 2
Children under 5 free (accompanied by an adult)
Small children should have a stroller
The sunset walk
We will take you on a stunning sunset river tour from the edge of Porto to the beautiful beaches of Foz. Porto is set on 2 dramatic hills with the Douro river in between and the beaches beyond and this setting makes an incredible walk along the river to the sunset and beach.
What we will do
During the walk you will learn about our local traditions, the importance of the river and the Port wine trade and the development of the Porto and Portugal in general. We will visit many place along the way including a boat yard for local fisherman, a lighthouse and a beautiful 19th Century landscaped garden.
Our walk will include many other quirky local places, along the river towards the beach. We will end our walk by the beach with a picnic, enjoying the beautiful Porto sunset.
Where we will meet
The Heli port on the Douro riverside.
About your host Luisa
Born and raised in Porto, Luisa is passionate about exploring and sharing hidden gems of Portuguese history and culture. She has over 7 years of experience, is a trained and certified mountain and city tour guide with a degree in Tourism and training in History and Culture of Porto.
What is included and more info
- River walk
- Visit to many local attractions along the way
- Picnic – Crackers, cheese, Paté, prosciutto, cherry tomato, rocket, jam, biscuits, or cake.
- Drinks – white wine and fruit juice
- Guests should bring water, hats, sunscreen, comfortable clothes and shoes
- The walk is 5 km, so a reasonable level of fitness is required