Excursion

Oporto Culture & Wine Tasting

Discover Oporto's culture and enjoy a sampling of wine on this half-day exploration.

Price TBD
  • Code
    LEI-C
  • Level
    Soft
  • Walking Type
    Little
  • Activity Type
    All
  • Age
    All ages
  • Duration
Pre-reservation of this Crystal Adventures excursion is recommended. Board your air-conditioned motor coach at the pier and travel approximately 30 minutes to the Cathedral of OportoThe great opulence of the different materials used to decorate the church's interior reveals an eclecticism that is unique in PortugalThe design reflects its important role in commerce of the 19th centuryAlthough this was originally a Gothic church, it has been transformed into one of the city's most important Baroque works. Continuing on, visit the Stock Exchange Palace, a 19th-century gem of Arab and European taste with a fantastic Moorish hallRe-board your motor coach and proceed over the Douro River by way of the Eiffel-inspired double-decker DLuis I iron bridgeVisit a well-known port wine cellar and listen as your informative guide explains the different stages of the production of wineProceed through the cellar among the oak casks and barrelsAt the conclusion of your visit, enjoy a taste of the flavorful wineAfter a closer look at the culture of Oporto and a sampling of its fine wine, return to your Crystal ship. Pre-reservation of this Crystal Adventures excursion is recommended.