Explore Porto and the Enchanted Douro Valley

Porto's historic centre was considered by UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1996 and has one of the most beautiful downtowns in the world. The city was also elected 2017 Best European Destination. Just 100km outside of Porto, you'll find the stunning Douro Valley, the oldest demarcated region in the world, that offers breath-taking landscapes stretching along the axis of the Douro River with an area that occupies more than 40,000 hectares. In this region, you will have the opportunity to visit the most renowned Port and Douro wineries "Quintas" and savour the most delicious meals of this stunning Douro.


Your Accommodation

The M Maison Particulière is a boutique hotel with just ten elegant, antique-filled serviced suites in a 17th-century building in the Ribeira district next to the Church of Mercy. It was completely renovated from a ruined state and opened in 2012 by hotelier Maria Irene Schultze. The M suites are finished with extraordinary taste and great attention to detail – from the antiques, to the fabrics and the fascinating art.

Your Exclusive Programme

Day 1 Porto
  • Start your exploration in the historic centre at the Clérigos Tower, designed and decorated by the Italian architect Nicolau Nasoni, located close to the unparalleled Lello Bookstore, one of the three most beautiful bookstores in the world.
  • Across Aliados Avenue, you will find São Bento Railway Station, the interior is covered in twenty thousand painted tiles, depicting historical landmarks of the city.
  • Witness one of the most beautiful views over the Douro River from Porto Cathedral. Originally built in the 12th century, Porto Cathedral still has the original merlons and twin towers. Follow for a visit the Stock Exchange Palace of Porto “Palácio da Bolsa”, the building with the most different architectural styles in Porto.
  • Stop at a Port cellar, the most extensive in the historic quarter of Vila Nova de Gaia, facing the twin city of Porto across the Douro River. Indulge in a private guided visit with a premium wine tasting with a chocolate pairing.
Day 2 Douro Valley
Douro Valley
  • Discover a unique and family-owned winery in the Pinhão valley - the historic heart of the great Port wines.
  • After wine tasting in an exclusive location, enjoy lunch with the owners of the vineyard who will share with you the secrets of the wine production and unveil some of the reasons behind the success.
  • In the afternoon discover the Douro Valley in an exclusive cruise on board a Vintage Boat.
Day 3 Porto
  • Before leaving Porto, visit the workshop of one of the finest fashion designers in town. Her name treads the catwalks of Paris on several occasions and participates regularly in international trade shows. Accompanied by the fashion designer, you will have an inside look at the brand’s philosophy, following the assembly of a small accessory piece delivered to you at the end of the workshop.
  • Lunch is waiting for you at Casa de Chá da Boa Nova Restaurant a 2 Michelin Star restaurant. Chef Rui Paula surprises with his audacity, taking you to the next level of gastronomic experiences. Trust on the originality of the suggested menu, with a special highlight on the freshest fish and seafood.
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