Leave Airport and join A41 at junction 3
Follow it past junction 10 (when it becomes the A42)
Turn off at junction 7 onto A11
Follow signs for IP4
The road now climbs up over the MARAO hills and down into VILA REAL.
Turn off at junction 25a onto A24
Cross over the Douro and exit at junction 10
Follow signs to REGUA on N222
Cross over round about and follow signs to PINHAO still on N222
Cross over TORTO RIVER Bridge and follow N222 up the hill to Sao Joao Pesqueira.
After passing through CASAIS DO DOURO turn right towards SARZEDINHO (EM502)
Descend to the bridge, cross over and turn sharp left.
Follow the narrow road. This is a single track road with passing places. Look out for blind corners!
After 4 kms you will come to the entrance of our neighbours’ property (with Green Wrought Iron Gates and Cypress trees either side.) The tarmac road continues up the hill to your right. DO NOT FOLLOW IT.
Turn left and follow the cobbled road down to MACEDOS.
Take Taxi from Airport to ERMESINDE railway station.
Catch CP train to PINHAO via REGUA.
Take Taxi to QUINTA DE MACEDOS or if you let us know your arrival time we will come and collect you.
Consult CP timetable
There are a variety of River cruises which will take you up (and down) the Douro to PINHAO and beyond.
If you alight at Pinhao we will come and fetch you and bring you to the Quinta.