7-Night Cruise With 3 Nights Lisbon Pre-Cruise
CRUISE FROM : PORTO TO PORTO
Rambling vineyards and charming native farms cling to the steep sides of the Douro River Valley, creating an incomparable backdrop to one of Europe’s most unspoiled regions and to Port country— the world’s oldest demarcated wine region. Sail roundtrip from Porto, the beautiful “City of Bridges”; visit Regua, the ‘capital’ of the Douro Valley; and marvel at Salamanca, the UNESCO-designated “Golden City.” Taste wines from historic wineries and soak up the genuine beauty of one of Europe’s most unadulterated landscapes.
Countries: Portugal, Spain
On our river cruises, you will enjoy an extensive lineup of included tours. In many cases, you will have a choice of excursions, such as standard tours, bike tours, hikes and Special Interest Tours. We always include a large variety of activities so that you can choose how you want to explore. No matter your preference, your days will be full of discovery and wonder.
DAY1 Porto - EMBARKATION
DAY2 Régua - Palacio Anadia Excursion
DAY3 Régua - Lamego tour and Bôlas tasting OR Holy Staircase hike and Bôlas tasting
DAY4 Vega de Terrón - Salamanca excursión
DAY5 Barca d’Alva - Castelo Rodrigo tour with tasting of regional fare
OR Castelo Rodrigo hike with tasting of regional fare
Pinhão - Quinta de Avessada dinner
DAY6 Entre-os-Rios - Lunch at a local quinta
DAY7 Porto - “City of Bridges” tour with Port wine tasting OR Porto hike with Port wine tastingFree Afternoon
DAY8 Porto -DISEMBARKATION
The AmaDouro, sister ship to the AmaVida, brings AmaWaterways’ distinctive standard of excellence to the Douro River in Portugal. This grand 102-passenger vessel features balconies in the majority of its spacious staterooms and suites, which range up to 323 sq. ft.
The AmaVida brings AmaWaterways’ distinctive standard of excellence to the Douro River in Portugal. This grand 106-passenger vessel features balconies in the majority of its spacious staterooms and suites, which range up to 323 sq. ft.