Romance of the Douro River

Oct. 15-26, 2019

Tour Details

Type: 
Cruise
Number of days: 
12
Cost: 
$4,045 [and up]
Activity Level: 
Moderate
Max Passengers: 
111 (ship capacity)
Lecturer: 
Tour Operator: 
AHI Travel
Tour Brochure 
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Tour Description 
  • Portugal led the world during the Age of Discovery. Now, it is time for the world to rediscover Portugal.
  • Spend three nights in Lisbon and delve into its epic history.
  • Visit the 16th-century Hieronymites Monastery, where monks and explorers prayed for successful voyages, and the Tower of Belém.
  • See local life unfold during a tour of Lisbon’s unique neighborhoods.
  • Your journey continues on a seven-night cruise of the Douro River aboard the exclusively chartered MS Gil Eanes.
  • Glide through the scenic valley where port, Portugal’s famous sweet fortified wine, is produced.
  • Spend an afternoon exploring wine country and visit a wine cellar for a tasting.
  • Explore Vila Real and Lamego, two towns with special architectural charm.
  • In several ports, choose from a selection of included excursions.Options include hiking, cycling, historic tours and more.
  • Enjoy an extensive meal plan and a generous selection of complimentary beverages onboard.
  • No single supplement!