Discover the LUXURY of the little things

Restored by Octant Hotels Douro, the Octant I Boat is an emblematic vessel of historical importance for the Douro region (remembering the Rabelo boats), paying homage to the rich heritage of Port wine production and the ancient riverbank carpenters.

Respecting tradition, its restoration - undertaken by Filipe Ferreira, grandson of Joaquim Monteiro, a riverbank carpenter - preserves the design and historical authenticity. Onboard, you will have the opportunity to experience the magic of the region while enjoying an exclusive and private journey through the waters and landscapes of the Douro River.

Each day is memorable, each stay is UNIQUE.
Every return is easy.

Whether for a moment for two, a special celebration, a gathering among friends, a sunset cruise, practicing yoga, or tasting exclusive wines, there are countless possibilities and personalized offerings aboard the iconic Rabelo boat.

Let yourself be enchanted by history and tradition while enjoying a ride along the Douro River.

Choose your pace: 2-hour tours (€450 ), 4-hour tour (€ 800 ) or longer (upon request).

Included in your tour: Skipper, Fuel, Wi-Fi, 1 Bottle of Wine, Sunscreen, Snacks and water

Enhance your experience with our picnic and cooler with drinks onboard.

Information and conditions: The Octant I boat has a capacity for 10 passengers. Reserve in advance with a minimum notice of 48 hours and upon payment of 20% of the total value. Free cancellation up to 48 hours. Cancellations between 48 and 24 hours are subject to a 30% payment of the total experience value, and cancellations within 24 hours require a payment of 75% of the total tour.

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