Frequently Asked Questions

Pier of Pinhão:

Longitude: -7,54669 | 7° 32′ 48,1″ W

Latitude: 41,18965 | 41° 11′ 22,7″ N

Pier of Pocinho:

Longitude: -7,10938 | 7° 06′ 33,8″ W

Latitude: 41,1351 | 41° 08′ 6,4″ N

Pier of  Barca D´Alva:

Longitude: -6,94059 | 6° 56′ 26,1″ W

Latitude: 41,02798 | 41° 01′ 40,7″ N

Doubts about distances between the train station and the quay (vice versa):


Train station Porto – São Bento:

  • It is approximately 15 minutes’ walk from the estiva pier.
  • It is approximately 30 minutes’ walk from the Gaia Pier.
  • There is a taxi rank and metro station just outside the station.

Train station Porto – Campanhã:

  • It is approximately 45 minutes’ walk from the estiva pier.
  • It is approximately 50 minutes’ walk from Gaia Pier.
  • There is a taxi rank and metro station just outside the station.


Train station Peso da Régua:

  • It is approximately 5 minutes’ walk from the Régua pier.


Train station in Pinhão:

  • It is approximately a 10 minute walk from the Pinhão pier.

Questions: Where to park?

Parking in Porto:

  • Boarding in Porto:  Estiva Wharf: you can consult the parking lot link
  • Vila Nova de Gaia wharf: you can park your car in the park D. Luís or consult link

Parking in Régua:

  • Cais da Régua: You can park in the public park located at the end of the street next to the pier. Address:Av. de Ovar ES,5050-223 Peso da Régua

Parking in Pinhão:

  • Quay of Pinhão: You can park next to the train station of Pinhão or in the area of the Pier of Pinhão.

Questions about meals on board – What is the menu?

When included in the program:

  • Continental breakfast
  • Lunch: vegetable soup, Veal or roast pork tenderloin accompanied by roasted potatoes and vegetables, fruit or sweet, drinks and coffee to the meal
  • Snack: snacks and drinks

Note: Unique menu. If you have any food restrictions please inform us at the time of booking.

Doubts About Douro Internacional Douro Cruises:


Latitude: 41.494403″ N

Longitude:-6.269574″ W

  • The environmental cruises in the Natural Park of Arribas do Douro and Douro Internacional depart daily all year (except January and February) in Miranda do Douro, having a fixed time of 16:00.
  • Groups are considered from 20 paying people.

Doubts: from which number of people are considered group?

  • Depending on the service contracted, but normally a group is considered the number equal or superior to 25 paying people.

Doubts: Historic Douro Train

  • The historical train has as its itinerary – Régua / Pinhão / Régua and there are no exits from the Port.
  • The program does not take place during the week.
  • You can check our offers on the website.

Questions: Reservations and payments?

  • After receiving the reservation request, our team will check availability in the services and confirm the reservation depending on the response obtained.
  • Payment will be made by bank transfer, deposit into account or paypal. The data will be sent by email.