If you are an outdoor lover who craves a little adventure than this is the perfect way to discover Northern Portugal. Our surf n’ turf experience is designed to give you a taste of the sea in every way.
Enjoy a night exploring the hidden gems of UNESCO listed town of Porto. Step back in time on the cobbled street and share some pesticos (Portuguese version of tapas). On this tour we travel north to find the best of the wild atlantic waves. Here you can get an introduction to the surf culture of the region. This is one of the world’s most renowned surfing destinations and it is easy to see why.
Share in the passion for the sea with the local experts. In the evenings you can enjoy exploring the historic villages and tasting the famous local port. The flavours of the region are alive
Day 1. Porto
Start your orchard adventure in the vibrant city of Porto. A port by the harbour and delicious traditional seafood will give you the perfect start to this journey.
Day 2. Train to Vila Nova de Gaia (surf lesson)
In the morning you will take the train to Vila Nova where you will enjoy staying by the coast. Golden Tulip Porto Gaia Hotel & SPA. Today is a day packed full of activity. You will take a surf lesson with one of local surfing instructors who will show you the way of the board and give you some helpful tips. This evening it is time for Petiscos (portuguese version of tapas).
Day 3. Visit Quinta dos Corvos or Graham’s Port Lodge
Enjoy a small sleep in for the morning before you walk to a nearby port house to learn all about the port production and taste the famous wines of the region. Tonight you can enjoy discover the local sites and a meal in the Wine Quay bar, famous from it’s fresh seafood.