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The unique sailing experience in the river Douro. Join us for a sailing sightseeing tour and have the chance to sail and control the boat while enjoying the riversides of Porto and Vila Nova de Gaia. We also have the chance to stop the boat and...more
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Rua da Praia | Douro Marina, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-554, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Today I went sailing for the first time in my life and it was the BEST first experience - super nice welcome and explanations, 2h and a half of extraordinary coaching into the activity. Tomas was our skipper and he was very professional, yet really...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

I had several classes with BBDouro with different skippers. They were all clearly very experienced and pedagogical, which was extremely important since being a complete novice I needed to get my bearings around the boat. The classes were great fun too and i've learnt the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

Sunday queried boat for my birthday the following Saturday. Andre emailed me the options - a big boat, or one or several smaller ones. Monday I called to reserve, and he told me to wait, because "We always have plenty of small boats available," and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Tiago M, Gestor de Relações Públicas at BBDouro, responded to this reviewResponded July 7, 2018

Dear Wendy, Everyone has the right to an opinion and we register yours. Even if the facts that we have don´t match the story you write here, we are very happy to know that you enjoyed your birthday with the other company that we advised...More

Reviewed October 9, 2017

"My thought crosses the river." This line by Fernando Pessoa, Portugal's most famous poet, came to mind when Philip, our BB Douro sailor, made us stop thinking and treated all our senses and even, as a grand finale, dropped the sail and presented us with...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

I was there with my girlfriend. I have an inland sailing permit, my girlfriend had no previous sailing experience. We both had a great experience. The skipper was an absolute pro - he was perfectly able to control the boat, teach us something about sailing...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Kris T
June 26, 2018|
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Dear kris, Please go to our website and send me an email. We will answer you with all the information. It will be a pleasure have you on board. Kind regards,
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June 10, 2018|
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It is still available. The tour has the duration of 2h30. The price per person it´s 45,00€ Thank you.
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