At Grape Escapes, we make authentic wine travel easy.
With over 20 years’ experience, we have created a range of flexible wine tours bringing together our tried and tested favourite hotels, wineries and delicious local cuisine.
Explore our website and see what takes your fancy, or share your ideas for the perfect trip with our team – we are specialists in all things Porto and the Douro Valley and more than half of our trips are completely bespoke, so we’re on hand to help with whatever you’d like to do.
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"I’m a particular fan of Port wines, and truly believe this stunning part of the world has so much to offer to our wonderful customers, a large number of whom return to us year on year and many more come through recommendations. The vineyards that roll down to the Douro River are truly spectacular, and our Portuguese partners are remarkably passionate about sharing their livelihoods and excellent wines. The reason that we attract such loyalty from our customers is that not only do we provide an unforgettable trip; we also pride ourselves on giving superb customer service, and excellent value for money."
Mark - Managing Director
For those looking to explore the delightful city of Porto, our Exclusive Porto package showcases the very best you can see and do in the region, including gastronomical cuisine and tours and tastings at your favourite Port houses.
“Grape Escapes is that rare company which excels at meticulous planning and follow through to make sure that the customer experience is exceptional.” – Marilyn, South Carolina, USA
Indulge in ultimate luxury with a stay at sumptuous 5* Six Senses Douro. If you can tear yourself away from your room’s vineyard views or the hotel’s world-renowned spa, you’ll discover the Douro Valley’s most excellent wines, complete with a Michelin-starred boat cruising experience.
“This was our 2nd trip with Grape Escapes and this one was even better than the first (which we thought wasn’t possible).” – Paul, Google Review
Looking to take in the best of the Douro Valley? As with all of our tours, this experience is carefully designed to ensure you make the most of the region.
“The hotels were in wonderful locations, the river trip was a delight, the tours and tastings were generous and informative, and the meals – particularly the picnic lunches – were delicious. Everyone at Grape Escapes was helpful, understanding and easy to work with.” – Mary, Google Review
Why travel to Porto or the Douro Valley? The best thing about wine travel with Grape Escapes is the opportunity to enjoy the wines with the winemakers but also discover the stories behind them. Expect a warm welcome at each and every estate you visit.
Introducing Ines, a valued member of the Grape Escapes team. It’s Ines who works behind the scenes to develop our product in Porto and the Douro Valley.
“As a proud Portuguese, I can't wait for our guests to explore these tours! They authentically capture the essence of my country, from the timeless grape-treading tradition to tasting amazing food in local hidden gems. Be prepared for an authentic and delightful experience that truly reflects the warmth and charm of Portugal!"
Ines - Portuguese Wine Tour Specialist, Grape Escapes
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