Douro River, Porto

4.5
Explore Douro River aboard a cruise ship or by visiting the cities that line its shores. At 897 km (557 mi) long, this river stretches between Duruelo de la Sierra in Spain and Porto in Portugal. Spend your day cruising down the river or kayaking while enjoying views of the valley. On land, you can take a bike ride. Discover a riverside city, such as Vila Nova de Gaia, Foz do Tua, or Peso da Regua. Or experience the wine-making region of Douro Vinhateiro, a World Heritage Site. Work out when and for how long to visit Douro River and other Porto attractions using our handy Porto holiday planner.
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  • The Duoro River is primarily responsible for Porto's early growth and prosperity. The river still plays a major role in the city, attracting both tourists and locals to stroll along the bank...  more »
  • Beautiful place for walk with lots of caffes and restaurants. You can see lots of people selling tourist staf too  more »
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