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Mandala Travel

Porto 4050-036, Portugal
+351 933 736 078
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Douro Valley Port Wine Tour - Wonderful!

Today Alexandre transported a small group of travellers into the amazing Douro Valley and expertly... read more

Reviewed June 2, 2018
Jennie B
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Launceston, Australia
Great tour

My words can't express how happy i got to have this epxerience with Mandala Travel!! Me and my... read more

Reviewed April 15, 2018
galvarim
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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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Mandala Travel is a young tourism company based in Porto that provides tours and transfers services. Our philosophy is to draw your attention to the most authentic impression of nature and lifestyles -off the beaten track. We love spirits and traditions combined with inspiring ideas in travelling. Managed and brought to you by its owners, Julia and Diogo, Mandala Travel takes only small groups of guests on detailed routes around the north of Portugal straight into the heart of the portuguese culture, rural landscapes and untouched scenarios. The word “Mandala” stands for “circle” and can be a model for all kinds of structures in life: circles of nature, friends and communities. We are our project, connecting people to people, visitors and locals in a heartening way.
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“local wine” (2 reviews)
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Porto 4050-036, Portugal
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Reviewed June 2, 2018

Today Alexandre transported a small group of travellers into the amazing Douro Valley and expertly introduced the region and It’s history to provide a unique flavour to this great experience. Questions were answered and extended and nothing was toomoff best for Alex to respond too....More

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MT_tours, Gestor at Mandala Travel, responded to this reviewResponded June 5, 2018

Thank you very much Jennie :) Douro Valley is a wonderful place by itself and Mandala Travel it is just guiding you and showing you the beauty of that place! We are very happy to know that you have enjoyed the tour with us. Hope...More

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Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

My words can't express how happy i got to have this epxerience with Mandala Travel!! Me and my friends visited the national park during a day, and all of us had great time!! We learned a lot and we visited some great places!! I loved...More

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MT_tours, Gestor at Mandala Travel, responded to this reviewResponded April 16, 2018

Hello galvarim, we really have wonderful places in this national park. Mandala Travel it is just guiding you and showing you the beauty of that place! We are very happy to know that you have enjoyed the tour with us. Thank you very much for...More

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Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

Took a Douro Valley Day Trip with mandala tour on 13 apr 2018. Overall, it was an awesome experience. The tour provided me and my partner a good insight into the history of Douro Valley and its port wine making glory. The winery tour was...More

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MT_tours, Gestor at Mandala Travel, responded to this reviewResponded April 16, 2018

Thank you very much Siang :) Douro Valley it is a wonderful place by itself and Mandala Travel it is just guiding you and showing you the beauty of that place! We are very happy to know that you have enjoyed the tour with us....More

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Reviewed September 13, 2017

The tour was excellent. Our tour guide, Duogo, provided us with great insight and history of the Duoro valley and wine production. We stppped for lunch at a local restaurant and had an authentic portuguese meal including desert and cappucino.

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MandalaTravelPorto, Proprietário at Mandala Travel, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2017

We are very happy to know that you liked our Douro Valley Tour and that you liked Diogo as a guide. Thank you vey much for choosing and trust on Mandala Travel. Hope to see you again. Best regards

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Reviewed September 12, 2017

We had nice weather, so we could do lots of wonderful pics. We tried yummy Portwine, got interesting informations about making Portwine. We had really good lunch cloed to the river. We visited a small lovely quinta. Diogo the guide, drove us to really nice...More

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MandalaTravelPorto, Proprietário at Mandala Travel, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2017

Douro Valley it is a wonderful place by itself and Mandala Travel it is just guiding you and showing you the beauty of that place! We are very happy to know that you have enjoyed the tour with us. Thank you very much Best regards

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Reviewed September 12, 2017

The trip to the Douro Wine Museum was a great way to start. The docent was amazing. Lunch was delightful and the tour and tasting of Quinta Pacheca was wonderful. Diogo our guide was a wealth of information and a great traveling companion. Absolutely recommend...More

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MandalaTravelPorto, Proprietário at Mandala Travel, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2017

Thank you very much for your words. Was a pleasure to show you the Douro Valley on "my way"! Thank you for recommending the tour, for us it is an honour! Hope to see you again. Best regards

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Reviewed September 10, 2017

Thank you guys for this amazing holidays. We actually felt like real locals! All the advice you gave us, the places you’ve shown us and the activities you’ve organized were so much fun and unforgettable: So many special vintage shops, tiny cafes and unique bars,...More

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MandalaTravelPorto, Proprietário at Mandala Travel, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2017

Dear Mrs. Kadda, Your review make us to keep on good track. Thank you very much for choosing Mandala Travel, it was pleasure to meet you and to have you with us. Hope to see you and Nico again, soon. Best regards

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Reviewed August 16, 2017

Diogo drove me and my kids of 17 and 21 to visit the Douro valley. He is a great guy, really passionate about his country and Mandala agency's accomplished mission is to make you know Portugal in the less possible "touristic" way. Everything was very...More

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MandalaTravelPorto, Proprietário at Mandala Travel, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2017

Dear Carla, The tour to Douro Valley with you and your "kids", for me was a very nice and special tour. It was pleasure to see the three of travelling together and sharing the travelling experiences. On top of that, i feel very honoured for...More

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Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

Mandala travel is a tour company in Porto that takes you on off the track tours. Diogo and Julia are the owners and are really passionate about their work. They know their way around the city and around. I personally enjoyed the Gerês tour because...More

Thank Tiago F
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MandalaTravelPorto, Proprietário at Mandala Travel, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2017

Dear Tiago, We are very glad to know that yuo have enjoed the National Park Peneda-Gerês Tour. The National Park as a beautiful landscape and then the lagoons are "the cherry on the top of the cake", we just did our job, to take you...More

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Reviewed April 26, 2017

I was planning to see the city myself, but got in contact with these guys. Wow what a difference if you see a city from a locals perspective! You get so much more out of your trip if you're around Porto. These guys are locals...More

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MandalaTravelPorto, Proprietário at Mandala Travel, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2017

Dear Cornee, Thank you for your review and your point of view. We really like what we do - to show our city, our country with our own view! Hope to see you again in Porto one day. Best regards

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