The Douro

UNESCO World Heritage Site





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A fascinating
region, with
so much to discover

O Pouso dos Pousos is located in the municipality of Mesão Frio, known as the “Porta do Douro” (The Entrance of the Douro), classified since 2001 as a World Heritage Site. This region of exceptional universal value, where Port Wine is produced, is one of the most beautiful and must-see places in Portugal. In addition to the wine experiences on the estates alongside the river, there are breathtaking landscapes, a gastronomy of unforgettable flavors and people who know how to make you feel at home.

What to
visit nearby

Points of interest in Mesão Frio

• Village of Mesão Frio
• Barco Rabelo Interpretation Center
• Tricycle Museum
• Castro de Cidadelhe
• São Silvestre Viewpoint
• Imaginary Viewpoint
• Donsumil Viewpoint
• River Teixeira Beach

What to visit
in the Douro

Must-see places in the region 

• The Douro Museum
• Viewpoint of São Leonardo de Galafura
• National Road 222, from Peso da Régua to Pinhão
• Casal de Loivos viewpoint
• City of Lamego and Nossa Senhora dos Remédios Staircase
• Wine Villages (Provesende, Salzedas, Ucanha, Favaios, Barcos and Trevões)
• The Bread and Wine Museum, in Favaios
• Viewpoint of São Salvador do Mundo
• Village of São Xisto