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Vintage season, between the 20th of Septembre and the 10th of Octobre. The images show the process: the grape harvest and the prodution of the wine.


Its the result of one year's agriculture labour, highlighted by the human efforts and dedication.


It took 12 years to build and it has reached Barca de Alva, passing through 60 bridges and 50 tunnels. Today, the Douro line is shorter but it maintains the beauty of the past. It takes four hours from Porto to Pocinho without bore, in a trip through the most beautiful train stations of the path.

Extinct the traditional rabelo boats, the river activities have turned to leisure. Between Porto and Barca de Alva, in the border with Spain, the multiple options include one day and/or a week cruises.