What makes Douro Scala so special?
Inserted in the Douro Valley, Douro Scala includes the historical Quinta do Paço and its verdurous Vineyards. Housed in a 15th century building, the hotel offers 42 bedrooms, a Family Suite, a Restaurant and a spa . Our luxurious spa with many facilities, has a wide range of beauty treatments.
Which popular attractions are close to Douro Scala?
Which popular attractions are close to Douro Scala? Nearby attractions include Museu do Douro (3.0 miles), Miradouro Sao Domingos (2.9 miles), and Ponte Pedonal Metalica de Peso da Regua (3.7 miles). See all nearby attractions. What are some of the property amenities at Douro Scala?
What to do in Douro in Portugal?
Practice your swing on the tennis courts. Relax in the spa tub and take invigorating swims in the indoor and outdoor pools. Hotel Rural Douro Scala also has a winery and a sauna, as well as a steam room and a garden. .
What to do in Portugal’s stunning Douro Valley?
From visiting historic wineries to taking a sunset river cruise, this itinerary shares the best things to do during your one full day in Portugal’s stunning Douro Valley. Our one full day in Douro Valley was a dream. A sense of wonder comes over you when you drive the windy roads that lead into the valley.
Where to stay in the Douro?
You can stay in a traditional Douro Valley quinta (rural lodge) and enjoy a boat ride on the river as part of Culture Trip’s specially curated nine-day Portugal tour, led by our local insider.
What is the best time of the year to visit the Douro?
Arguably, there is no such thing as “best time of the year” to visit the Douro Valley as its beauty can really be appreciated all year-round. At the beginning of spring, you’ll find beautiful patches of white and pink from the almond trees throughout the Douro Valley with movement on the vineyards preparing the vines for summer.
What are the best wineries in the Douro Valley?
Quinta das Carvalhas is probably the largest and one of the most emblematic wineries in the Douro Valley. It’s located at the mountain of Carvalhas, which is 550 metres (1804 feet) tall and offers a stunning 360 degree view over the Douro Valley.