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Anima Durius Douro River Cruises
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Welcome Aboard! Anima Durius is a registered tourism company created to provide you unique and memorable experiences. We offer you two beautiful sailboats so you can enjoy the peace and the lush of Douro's landscape. With or without skipper, come...more
| In Front of Vintage House Hotel, Pinhao 5085-037, Portugal
+351 939 922 002
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All reviews douro river private cruise highlight of our trip family vineyard motor boat stella maris interesting person great company sail tour two hours relaxing trip couple of hours hour sail wonderful afternoon my wife and i visited personal experience his passion
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The whole thing was very well executed. The captain was competent and friendly, the scenery is gorgeous. It was just my wife as guests, very romantic. Highly Recommended!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Dan L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I arranged boat trip with Paulo for 9 people. I wish we had more time to visit his family winery. I could highly recommend his services. His English is outstanding and overall experience is truly unique.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank irinav196
Reviewed January 29, 2019

What an unbelievable, once-in-a lifetime experience. We took the boat tour with our family of 5 (2 adults, 3 teens). Paolo is so lovely and the boat ride was perfect. He is a great tour guide and his passion for the region really shows. We...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank lizisaacs
Reviewed January 26, 2019

My group of 7 experienced a wonderful and relaxing boat tour with Paulo. The views along the river were amazing and Paulo was informative in discussing the history of Douro and its wines. This was a unique and personal experience and I preferred it over...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ExpensiveWino32
Reviewed January 20, 2019

The Spontaneous Boat Tour is wonderful. We booked it in advance of our trip. It was a great choice. There were four of us traveling together, two parents and two in their early twenties and we all loved it. The boat was relaxing and comfortable,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank minnms
Reviewed January 14, 2019

We booked this in advance from London and Paulo was very good at helping us to sort out the best itinerary as we were planning on taking the scenic trainride from Porto to Pinhao in the morning and wanted to take another train to reach...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Blueheron5
Reviewed January 12, 2019

My wife and I met Paulo in May of 2018. We spent a month living in Portugal and took several "side trips". The was one of the best! (We shared this experience with a couple from Canada.) Just the train ride from Porto and back...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Judy L
Reviewed January 11, 2019

It never hurts when you score utterly perfect weather for a day in the Douro Valley. Paulo was an truly gracious and captivating host for our group of six during our day in the Douro Valley. If I have one critique of the entire package,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank misterkevin822
Reviewed January 9, 2019

We booked a 10am tour for two and were delighted to be on a comfortable boat with a great guide. José took us slowly upriver to enjoy some quiet, serene locations and pointed out a lot of good information about the area on the way....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed January 9, 2019 via mobile

What a beautiful way to spend a relaxing day. A chilled glass or two, a very entertaining captain and majestic panoramic scenery make this tour an essential part of your itinerary. We got a little unlucky with the weather on the way back and got...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Marchell H
July 22, 2018|
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Response from PauloMesquita2014 | Property representative |
Dear Marchell, Thank you for your contact! Please check our website animadurius.pt to see our programs and prices. Then, please send me an email for geral@animadurius.pt. Best regards, Paulo
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Diana W
July 1, 2018|
Response from BritFoodie | Reviewed this property |
Yes, i believe it’s up to 10 people
June 27, 2018|
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Response from PauloMesquita2014 | Property representative |
Hi and thank you for your contact. We are available for the days you suggest. Please check our website and let me know the tour that suits you better. Best regards, Paulo
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