Romance of the Douro River featuring Lisbon, Porto, and the Alto Douro Wine Region

Oct. 6 – 17, 2021

Tour Details

Type: 
Cruise
Number of days: 
12
Cost: 
From $4,245
Activity Level: 
Level 2
Max Passengers: 
132 (ship capacity)
Tour Operator: 
AHI Travel
Tour Brochure 
Tour Description 


  • The romantic Douro River meanders its way from Spain through Northern Portugal, delivering a breathtaking landscape of sculpted hills, terraced vineyards and scenic splendor.
  • Spend three nights amid Lisbon’s intriguing landmarks and neighborhoods before boarding an exclusively chartered first-class ship for a seven-night cruise.
  • We’ll visit romantic Óbidos and witness the renowned University of Coimbra before traveling to colorful Porto, spread across the banks of the river.
  • Sail along the Douro to Vila Real, where we’ll taste local pastries and tour an 18th-century palace.
  • A visit to a traditional quinta in the stunning Alto Douro Wine Region reveals the tantalizing flavors of port wine and bountiful vistas of almond and olive groves.
  • In Lamego, marvel at a baroque church, and discover the beauty of sun-kissed Salamanca in Spain!
  • This journey features a choice of included excursions and an extensive meal plan, plus a selection of complimentary beverages.
  • No single supplement!
  • AHI Program Terms and Conditions.
  • 2021 AHI Digital Catalog

  • COVID-19 Update: AHI takes your health and wellness very seriously. Click here to learn about their enhanced COVID-19 protocols.

Itinerary 

Day 1: Depart gateway city

Day 2: Lisbon, Portugal

Day 3: Lisbon

Day 4: Lisbon

Day 5: Óbidos | Coimbra | Porto

Day 6: Porto

Day 7: Porto | Peso da Régua

Day 8: Vila Real | Barca d’Alva

Day 9: Barca d’Alva | Salamanca, Spain

Day 10: São João da Pesqueira | Pinhão

Day 11: Lamego | Porto

Day 12: Porto | Depart for gateway city

 

NOTE: Itinerary may change due to local conditions.

 

For more details view the AHI Website