Contact us

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, all our tours are unfortunately on pause for the time being.
If you wish to contact James Mayor writer, please send a message on I would be happy to hear from you and aim to reply within 24 hours.

Grape Discoveries

Rua das Aguas Ferreas, Nº 2, C 62
4050-020 Porto

Phone (0351) 934 753 284


Is it safe to take a Grape Discoveries tour?
Are Portugal and the Douro safe for travellers?
Are there any age restrictions?
Should we be incredibly fit?
Is it possible to have more than four people in our Douro group?
Is it necessary to be a wine expert to go on a Douro tour?
Which grape varieties are grown in the Douro and what kind of wine will we taste?
How is the Douro different from other notable wine regions?
What is included in each tour price?
Where does each Douro wine tour begin and end and how do we get there?
Is it possible to go at our own pace on a Douro wine tour?
Do customers have full financial protection?
What is the cancellation policy?
Is English widely spoken in Portugal?
Do you have any packing advice?
Do you recommend any books and films about the Douro and Portugal?
What are the main historical dates related to the Douro?