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Pinhão: Douro Valley Rabelo Boat Tour and Kayak Experience

4.6 / 5

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Pinhão: Douro Valley Rabelo Boat Tour and Kayak Experience

From US$ 62.40 per group up to 1

Enjoy a 1-hour traditional Douro rabelo boat tour on a breathtaking stretch of the Douro River. Enjoy the stunning views of the vineyards along the way and kayak back to Pinhão on a beautiful 12-kilometer journey.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Duration 4 hours
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Portuguese, English
Small group
Limited to 8 participants


  • Sail on a traditional Douro River boat
  • Enjoy the quietness of the valley
  • Kayak between some of the Douro Valley's oldest vineyards
Full description
Navigate a unique river in the heart of the oldest wine demarcated region in the world, also a UNESCO world heritage site. Start your journey from Pinhão, where you will board a boat to the mouth of the River Tua. Enjoy a 1-hour ride up the Douro River. In Tua, hop off the boat and start your kayak journey on your own back to Pinhão. Take in the beautiful views of terraced vineyards on the hillsides on your 12-kilometer journey back to Pinhão.
  • 1-hour boat tour
  • Ocean Kayak Malibu II XL with a capacity of 2 people
  • Paddles
  • Lifejackets
  • Waterproof bag
  • 4-hour period to kayak
  • Transportation to and from the tour
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must bring your own headphones

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Meeting point

Magnifico Douro Pier, in Pinhão, near the iron bridge, in front of the Vintage House Hotel garden gate. Enter by the bridge.

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Important information

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  • You will not be accompanied by a guide on the kayak tour
Customer reviews

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4.6 /5

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A faire ! Le rythme lent du bateau à l'aller et du kayak au retour permet vraiment de profiter des paysages et d'avoir d'autres angles de vue. Le temps est bien évalué : novices en kayak, nous avons mis 2h30 pour rentrer, petites pauses pour les bras incluses ;)

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