Following the inaugural flight on 2 July 2019, ATP, together with Emirates airline, organized a visit by Dubai Journalists to cover the city of Porto and the North and its main cultural attractions. Several generalist media were invited, namely: Gulf News; Al Khaleej; Dubai TV; Arabian Business-ITP; Al Bayan; Dubai TV and The National.
This is a new market for ATP, just as the destionation is equally new for the market. In this sense, and taking into account the inputs of journalists, the program was mainly focused on the main tourist and cultural attractions of the city and the region.
In the city of Porto they visited the historic center and several monuments and attractions - Lello Bookstore, Clérigos Tower, São Bento Railway Station, Santa Catarina Street, Sé, Casa da Música, Serralves and they even enjoyed a Tram ride.
They visited Braga - Bom Jesus, the historic center and Braga's Sé (Cathedral). They also made a stop at Viana do Castelo and its historic center.
During their visit to the Douro Valley, they visited the Romanesque Interpretation Center, had a two-hour Picnic cruise on board, and a visit to Quinta D'origem so that they could visit the mills and taste olive oil, as well as Grape juice.
There was a moment of interview with the Councilman of Economy, Commerce and Tourism, Ricardo Valente, of Porto City Council.
The group also got to know the gastronomic variety that the city and the region have to offer.
The Journalists, moslty from Dubai TV, filmed at almost every point on the itinerary.