Find a perfect sunshine villa break in Douro Valley
Porto and the Douro wine region is a magical place for a holiday. This cultural landscape, dotted with terraced vineyards with views over the river, is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Famous for its port wine production, visitors are welcome to visit the many wine lodges and wine cellars offering tours and tastings.
At Villa Holidays, we offer a wide range of luxury holiday homes in the Douro River area, and our customer service team is on hand to help find the right one for your Douro Valley holiday. Villas of all sizes come fully equipped with everything you’ll need for a lush stay and many have their own private pool. Our holiday properties in the Alto Douro region are ideal for family holidays, get togethers with friends and more.
There are various ways to get to know this beautiful part of Portugal; by road, by train, from above in a helicopter or cruising down the Douro River in a traditional wooden rabelo boat. Vila Nova de Gaia is a hub of the port wine industry. It's also known for sandy beaches like Praia da Madalena, and Cais de Gaia, which offers expansive views across the Douro.
Portugal has been a popular tourist destination for years with visitors keen to soak up the scenery, the culture - and of course - the wonderful local food and drink.