Welcome to BBDouro Sailing Academy, the perfect place to learn how to sail in Porto and Vila Nova de Gaia. We have programs for children, adults, and people with disabilities, whether you’re a beginner or an advanced sailor. With an experienced team of instructors and a vast fleet of boats, we guarantee a top-quality service to all our sailors. 

Explore the beauty of Porto and Vila Nova de Gaia on one of our Douro River tours. From relaxing boat trips on our sailboats and yachts to adrenaline-pumping adventures on our speedboats, with our knowledgeable skippers and first-rate service, we guarantee unforgettable moments. Discover all our on-board experiences!

Turn your company event into an unforgettable experience aboard our boats. On land and at sea, we provide a range of specialized services, such as sailing team buildings, corporate incentives and 360 events. We handle every little detail of the event planning so you can enjoy a different day as a team.

Sail the waves of success with BBDouro’s advertising solutions! If you’re seeking for a distinctive and effective strategy to market your brand, we have the answer. Our boat fleet provides daily visibility to our partners in a distinctive and memorable way with a yearly reach of 4.5 million people. Ride the wave of innovation and explore our solutions.

Our nautical courses program, run by dedicated and experienced teachers, is the best option if you wish to earn your Sailor’s License, Local Skipper License, or Coastal Skipper License. And because practice makes perfect, our Power Boat Training is specially designed for anyone wishing to improve their motorboating skills.

The “Sailing Without Barriers” project aims to provide access to sailing for all individuals with motor and/or cognitive disabilities, as well as their caregivers or family members. Join us and be part of this inclusive adventure, where sailing is a driving force for transforming lives! We are constantly seeking new partners to support new and existing institutions in this activity.

“We are committed to delivering quality experiences that exceed the expectations of our customers.”

Tiago Morais, Head of Marketing & Sales


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