1 Fundação Serralves, Porto
Don’t miss the designer-style contemporary art gallery, surrounded by the city’s most enjoyable park.
2 Touring the port wine lodges, Vila Nova de Gaia
Wine tastings and tours galore are offered by the country’s leading port wine producers.
3 Rio Douro river cruise
Pass under the city bridges, or let the vineyards drift by, on a trip along the “River of Gold”.
A dreamy riverside town that’s an upmarket weekend getaway.
5 Lunch on the Douro
Enjoy an alfresco riverside lunch at the stylish DOC restaurant near Peso da Régua.
6 Manor-house stay, Lamego
This pretty town is known for its quintas and solares – manor houses that offer restful nights in peaceful surroundings.
Road, rail and river hug the Rio Douro as far as this beautifully sited port-producing town with stunning local accommodation choices.
8 Rock art at Foz Côa
Some of the world’s oldest works of art, dating back over 20,000 years.