Enticing Douro
FRC-161102/155178 Douro
8 Nights from
£2,206
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Cruise prices are per person

Port Charges: Additional £112 per person

Single Suppl. for Cruise: 50% of twin price; Suites 100% of twin price.

Cabin Upgrades:

AmaVida

D Douro Window £199
C Lisbon Balcony £799
B Lisbon Balcony £933
A Porto Balcony £1,133
S Porto Balcony £2,133

At A Glance

What's Included

  • 7 nights luxury accommodation in an outside stateroom
  • Entertainment on Demand system featuring, movies, TV shows, news and music
  • Wine tasting at Quinta
  • Flamenco show in Vega Terrón
  • Special dinner off ship in Bitetos
  • Port wine tasting in Porto
  • All onboard meals
  • Complimentary wine, beer and soft drinks at lunch and dinner
  • Complimentary tours and excursions
  • Complimentary bicycles
  • Cocktail receptiona and Captain's Gala Dinner
  • Free Wi-Fi throughout the ship
  • Spa & Fitness Room
  • Daily entertainment including cultural performances
  • Captain’s Welcome Cocktail and Dinner
  • La Chaîne des Rôtisseurs exclusive dining experience
  • Knowledgeable guides
  • Personal headset for easy exploration

What's Not Included

  • Gratuities
  • Personal expenses such as laundry, telephone/fax calls, camera/video fees, medical expenses, airport departure tax, travel insurance, visas, excess baggage fees etc.
  • Salon & Massage Services
  • Beverages and food not on the regular table d’hôte menu
  • Governmental or local taxes/ fees and fuel surcharges
  • Airfare and overseas transfers
Itinerary
1
Day 1
Oporto, Portugal

Located along the Douro river estuary, Oporto is the second largest city in Portugal. Being one of the oldest European centres, Oporto has also had its historical core proclaimed a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Due to its long history dating back to 300BC, the city of Porto has an incredible architectural patrimony, including the Romanesque Porto Cathedral. Perhaps the  item Porto is most famous for is its internationally loved and exported Port Wine.

2
Day 2
Regua, Portugal

Lying along the banks of the Douro River is the historic town of Regua. Being a busy port town, from here you can visit the town of Vila Real, or Lamego with its splendid baroque buildings and 18th century manor house, Casa de Mateus. Considered to be one of the best examples of baroque architecture in the whole of Portugal, Casa de Mateus, also boasts beautiful gardens and views of the surrounding area.

2
Day 2
Douro River, Portugal

The River Douro is the third longest river in the Iberian Peninsula, flowing westward a total distance of 556 miles through Spain and Portugal to the Atlantic Ocean via Porto. It follows the Portuguese border for 70 miles, where it plunges 1,250 feet through a series of gorges and rapids. From Vega de Terron, you can travel through gorges which are terraced with port wine-producing vineyards, charming villages, and countryside areas made up of almond, olive, cherry, and citrus trees.

3
Day 3
Regua, Portugal

Lying along the banks of the Douro River is the historic town of Regua. Being a busy port town, from here you can visit the town of Vila Real, or Lamego with its splendid baroque buildings and 18th century manor house, Casa de Mateus. Considered to be one of the best examples of baroque architecture in the whole of Portugal, Casa de Mateus, also boasts beautiful gardens and views of the surrounding area.

3
Day 3
Douro River, Portugal

The River Douro is the third longest river in the Iberian Peninsula, flowing westward a total distance of 556 miles through Spain and Portugal to the Atlantic Ocean via Porto. It follows the Portuguese border for 70 miles, where it plunges 1,250 feet through a series of gorges and rapids. From Vega de Terron, you can travel through gorges which are terraced with port wine-producing vineyards, charming villages, and countryside areas made up of almond, olive, cherry, and citrus trees.

4
Day 4
Vega de Terron, Spain

Vega de Terrón lies on the Douro River in Spain, although close to the Portuguese border. As with many ports in this part of the world, there are many opportunities to sample and buy some fantastic port wine.

From here you can also visit Castelo Rodrigo, a small fortified village which shows what life was like during medieval times. The ancient city of Salamanca is also a big draw for tourists. It is one of Spain’s greatest historical and artistic places and a designated UNESCO World Heritage Site. Back in Vega de Terrón, the Chafariz dos Pretos fountain on the market square is worth checking out as you wander the narrow streets.

5
Day 5
Pinhao, Portugal

Typically rustic and traditional the Portuguese town of Pinhao lie on the Douro River. There are many notable places of interest around the town, included beautiful vine clad terraces and the glazed tile railway station. Pinhao is also a great starting block for visiting the charming surrounding villages, including Lamego with is baroque buildings and Sao Salvador do Mundo .

6
Day 6
Regua, Portugal

Lying along the banks of the Douro River is the historic town of Regua. Being a busy port town, from here you can visit the town of Vila Real, or Lamego with its splendid baroque buildings and 18th century manor house, Casa de Mateus. Considered to be one of the best examples of baroque architecture in the whole of Portugal, Casa de Mateus, also boasts beautiful gardens and views of the surrounding area.

6
Day 6
Douro River, Portugal

The River Douro is the third longest river in the Iberian Peninsula, flowing westward a total distance of 556 miles through Spain and Portugal to the Atlantic Ocean via Porto. It follows the Portuguese border for 70 miles, where it plunges 1,250 feet through a series of gorges and rapids. From Vega de Terron, you can travel through gorges which are terraced with port wine-producing vineyards, charming villages, and countryside areas made up of almond, olive, cherry, and citrus trees.

6
Day 6
Bitetos, Portugal

Located on the Douro River in Portugal’s beautiful Douro Valley, the small remote village of Bitetos rewards all visitors with a unique landscape and many wine-tasting opportunities in the surrounding area. Once a prosperous Roman village, Bitetos is home to many medieval lanes, alleys, and baroque churches which date back hundreds of years. One of the most visited landmarks in the village is the Benedictine Monastery, which was built in the 11th century.

7
Day 7
Oporto, Portugal

Located along the Douro river estuary, Oporto is the second largest city in Portugal. Being one of the oldest European centres, Oporto has also had its historical core proclaimed a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Due to its long history dating back to 300BC, the city of Porto has an incredible architectural patrimony, including the Romanesque Porto Cathedral. Perhaps the  item Porto is most famous for is its internationally loved and exported Port Wine.

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