Welcome to Hostel Encostas Do Douro: Your Gateway to the Enchanting Douro Valley
Experience the Charm of Marco de Canavezes
Nestled in the heart of Marco de Canavezes, a picturesque town in Northern Portugal, Hostel Encostas Do Douro is your perfect base for exploring the captivating Douro Valley region. Our cozy and inviting hostel is designed to provide a comfortable and memorable stay while you immerse yourself in the rich history, culture, and natural beauty of the surrounding area.
Discover the Douro Valley and its Wonders
Hostel Encostas Do Douro is conveniently located within easy reach of the UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Douro Valley. Famous for its stunning terraced vineyards, enchanting landscapes, and world-renowned wines, this region offers a wealth of attractions and activities for you to explore. Visit historic wineries, take a scenic river cruise, or simply wander through the charming villages and marvel at the breathtaking vistas.
Comfortable Accommodations for Every Traveler
At Hostel Encostas Do Douro, we cater to a diverse range of travelers, from solo adventurers to families and groups. Our comfortable accommodations include private rooms, shared dormitories, and family suites, all designed with your convenience and relaxation in mind. Each room is equipped with cozy bedding, ample storage, and access to clean, modern shared facilities.
Connect with Fellow Travelers in Our Communal Spaces
Our welcoming common areas are designed to encourage interaction and camaraderie among guests. Unwind in our cozy lounge, complete with comfortable seating, a library of books and games, and a warm fireplace for those cooler evenings. Enjoy preparing your meals in our fully equipped communal kitchen, or share your experiences with fellow travelers over a glass of local wine on our outdoor terrace.
Experience Authentic Portuguese Hospitality
Our friendly and knowledgeable staff are dedicated to providing a memorable and personalized experience for each of our guests. From offering insider tips on the best local attractions to assisting with bookings for tours and activities, we strive to ensure that your stay at Hostel Encostas Do Douro is as enjoyable and fulfilling as possible.
Explore the Rich History and Culture of Marco de Canavezes
As a guest at Hostel Encostas Do Douro, you'll be just a stone's throw away from the historic and cultural highlights of Marco de Canavezes. Visit the impressive Church of Santa Maria, designed by renowned architect Álvaro Siza Vieira, explore the ancient ruins of the Tongóbriga Roman City, or enjoy a leisurely walk along the Tâmega River, admiring the picturesque landscape as you go.
Embark on Exciting Outdoor Adventures
The surrounding area of Hostel Encostas Do Douro offers a wealth of outdoor activities for the adventurous traveler. Hike or bike through the beautiful Douro Valley, embark on a thrilling canyoning experience, or explore the tranquil waters of the Douro River by kayak or stand-up paddleboard. Our knowledgeable staff can assist you in planning and booking the perfect adventure for your stay.