Harvest Experience: Tradition and Flavor in the Douro

On the tranquil banks of the Douro River stands the imposing Quinta da Pacheca, an oenological gem that reflects the tradition and wine history of Portugal.

What to expect from this experience

On the tranquil banks of the Douro River stands the imposing Quinta da Pacheca, an oenological gem that reflects the tradition and wine history of Portugal.

Located in the demarcated Douro region, Quinta da Pacheca is a prestigious property with a history dating back to the 16th century. With 75 hectares of its own vineyards, the estate is recognized for producing quality wines, both DOC Douro and Port wines. In 1995, the wine tourism project began, offering guided tours and wine sales at the property’s store.

In 2009, The Wine House Hotel Quinta da Pacheca was inaugurated, expanding tourist activities. In 2012, new owners emphasized wine quality and revitalized wine tourism. The estate is one of the most visited in the Douro region and has received prominent awards in the sector. It offers a variety of activities related to wine culture.

In summary, Quinta da Pacheca is much more than a simple wine property. It is a symbol of Portugal’s wine heritage, where tradition meets innovation to create quality wines and memorable experiences.

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We look forward to welcoming you for an unforgettable experience at Quinta da Pacheca.


Explore the richness of winemaking tradition with our Harvest Program at Quinta da Pacheca. Start the day with straw hats and tobacco scarves, preparing for grape harvesting.

After a revitalizing mid-morning snack with grilled sardines on slices of cornbread, immerse yourself in the harvest atmosphere. Stomp grapes in the wine presses and take part in a guided tour of the cellar to understand the winemaking process.

Don’t miss the delicious typical harvest lunch, paired with wines from Quinta da Pacheca. Finish this unforgettable experience with a tasting of the region’s award-winning wines. Book now and embark on this journey of flavors and Douro traditions!

What is included

Explore the winemaking secrets of Quinta da Pacheca on an unmissable guided tour. Uncover the mysteries of the vineyards, immerse yourself in the ancient wine presses, and discover the treasures stored in the Old Cellar. Then, indulge in a wine tasting that will awaken your senses to the richness of Douro flavors.

Children up to 11 years old are our guests, while teenagers from 12 to 17 years old receive a 50% discount. For those over 18, the experience is 100% unforgettable. Come discover with us the secrets of wine at Quinta da Pacheca.


Advance written reservation of services is required.

Confirmation of the final number of participants is necessary up to 7 days before the event, which will be the reference number for invoicing.

To secure the reservation, payment of the estimated final amount is required 7 days before the event upon confirmation of the final number of participants.

We offer tours in the following languages: Portuguese, French, English, and German chosen in advance.

The scheduled time must be respected. In case of delay, a 15-minute tolerance will be given, after which the tour will commence.

Prices include VAT at the current legal rate. All prices are NET (non-commissionable).

This activity only takes place during the grape harvest season, usually in September, as informed in advance by our technical team.

Note: the duration of the program is approximately 6 hours.