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As we wish to help you get the most out of your experience in Portugal, with UNIQ you can book tourist experiences and one-of-a-kind services such as discovering our cultural and natural World Heritage Site with a guided tour, on foot or by bicycle. Have a picnic in the vineyards or dine in the company of an expert in enogastronomy. Take a photographer along with you, or even a babysitter, so that you do not miss out on the special moments of your trip. We have so many different combinations to offer you.
If you are travelling with children and need a reliable babysitter to take care of your children, trust a company that is in fact a family prepared to take care of all the families. The team is prepared for trips in foreign languages, specifically English, French, and Spanish. Booking is required 48 hours in advance. Standard price for 8 hours from Monday to Saturday: € 67.5 and on Sundays and holidays: € 119.5. Includes: babysitting service and booking fee.
Company: NANINHAS - BABYSITTING & EVENTOS
The longer, hot days always make us want to go to the parks and gardens to bask in the sun and the warmth. There's nothing better than having a picnic without having to worry about all the preparation involved. Menus are available from € 20.00 per person and include, in addition to food and drink, a picnic basket, table cloth, vase for flowers, blanket, cushions, thermal bags, disposable picnic materials, among other necessary items.
Booking is required 5 business days in advance. This service requires a security deposit: standard price for 5 people: € 180.
Company: O PIQUENIQUE
Computer Equipment Rental
When travelling, we try not to take a lot with us, but there is some equipment that we cannot do without. Now, you no longer need to walk around carrying everything with you, just rent electronic equipment, accessories, and other pieces that you have not brought with you and that way you have everything you need at hand. This service requires a security deposit depending on the equipment. The price varies according to the equipment and the rental time. Go Pro Hero 4 - 27 € (1 day), Security deposit: 150 € | IPAD 5 - 27 € (1 day), Security deposit: 300 €.
6-Bridge Cruise in Porto
There are six magnificent bridges that connect the two banks of the Douro River. Have fun on a Six-bridge Cruise and get to know them all - Luís I, Infante, Dona Maria, S. João, Arrábida, and Freixo - from the oldest to the most modern. Enjoy the trip and take in the main points of interest that the view has to offer. The 6-Bridge Cruise takes 50 minutes and runs every 30 minutes, starting from 10 am to 6 pm. The price per adult is € 15 and per child (4-12 years) is € 7.5.
Company: TOMAZ DO DOURO
Dedicate one day to revel in the unforgettable landscapes of the Alto Douro Region on a Barco Rabelo, a typical river boat. Enjoy a pleasant and comfortable trip, returning to Porto by train so as to indulge in the view of the Douro from a different perspective. Includes on-board meal. Available programmes: Porto-Régua-Porto, up the river between 72 € (during the week) and 90 € (during the weekend), and Porto-Régua-Porto down the river between 65 € (during the week) and 85 € (during the weekend). Porto-Pinhão-Porto, up the river between € 82 and € 102. Régua-Pinhão-Régua, up the river between 35 € (during the week) and 38 € (during the weekend). Régua-Pocinho-Régua, up the river between 70 € (during the week) and 90 € (during the weekend). Régua-Barca D'Alva-Régua, up the river € 106. Prices per person. All programmes are subject to a minimum number of participants (25 people).
Company: TOMAZ DO DOURO
Cruises between Pinhão, Romaneira and Tua
To experience the true feeling of sailing on the Douro River, there is nothing better than getting on the typical Rabelo boat and enjoying the breathtaking scenery that will embrace you. On a trip between Pinhão and Tua, take time to appreciate what the river and the Douro Valley have to offer you on a 1-hour (10 €) or 2-hour (20 €) cruise. Prices per person. Roundtrip cruises with pre-set times. All programmes are subject to a minimum number of participants.
Company: COMPANHIA TURÍSTICA DO DOURO
When we are travelling, we always like to take good memories with us. Of course part of those memories comes in the form of photos, some good, some not so good, but they are something we take seriously, because we cannot go back without them! So, if you wish to travel and relax and still have fantastic photos to show off, there's nothing better than having a professional photographer to go along on your trip in the vehicle you rent from us. Languages: Portuguese and English. Price € 150 per day.
Company: SILVIA CUNHA
If you would like to journey through the gastronomical history as well as the main food and wine regions, or if a meal with perfect marriages between the food and wines of our regions is more your style, there is nothing better than having a specialist in enogastronomy go along with you on this adventure. Languages: Portuguese and English. Price on request.
Visit to Quinta da Pacheca
Quinta da Pacheca, one of the best-known estates in the Douro region, was also one of the first to bottle wine under its own label. At Quinta da Pacheca you have a wide range of experiences, ranging from the classic guided tours with wine tasting (€ 12) to the picnic in the vineyards (€ 37). Prices per person. Guided tours can be given in Spanish, French, English, and Portuguese.
Company: QUINTA DA PACHECA
Visit to Quinta do Seixo - Sandeman
In the heart of the Douro Valley, with its breathtaking view over the river and vineyards, lies Quinta do Seixo. Sandeman's guides will take you on a tour of the wine cellars and the Estate, showing the production processes that have been used throughout the centuries as well as their evolution. This is the perfect place to taste a specially selected variety of its finest wines and enjoy a picnic in the vineyards. The available experiences range from classic visits (€ 13), visits to the vineyards (€ 28), or picnics (€ 38). The 100-Year-Old Tawnies Tour is unmissable(€ 40). Prices per person. Guided tours can be given in Spanish, French, English, and Portuguese.
Visit to Quinta do Bomfim - Symington
Quinta do Bomfim lies in the Alto Douro Vinhateiro region, the first demarcated and regulated wine region in the world. Here you can enjoy this estate's rich legacy while visiting the wine cellar and the old ageing warehouse (€ 17), as well as enjoy a walk through the vineyards. The estate has a tasting room and an outdoor terrace where picnics can be enjoyed (€ 25) with breathtaking views over the Douro and its vineyards. As you can see, there are many opportunities to enjoy wine in different ambiances that will also offer you different perspectives and sensations. Prices per person. Guided tours can be given in English, Portuguese, French, and Spanish.
Rent a trekking or moutain bike if you wish to explore the landscape or just take a bike ride to get to places where the car cannot go. Depending on the place where you will request the delivery of the bike, we suggest renting for 24 hours, the price starts at 15 € per bike, including padlock and helmet. This service requires a security deposit of € 100 per bicycle paid directly to the company (Northroad) at the time of collecting the bicycles. For deliveries outside the city of Porto, there is an extra cost of transporting the bicycles to the place of choice, subject to price quote (standard price for transportation of bicycles to the Douro: € 150).