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Porto, the Douro Valley, and Salamanca

Example 6 Day Cruise aboard MS Fernao de Magalhaes
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Explore Portugal and Spain on this once-in-a-lifetime sailing adventure. Sail the Douro River, starting in the enchanting city of Porto. Discover breathtaking views and landscapes across the Douro Valley, making your way to charming Salamanca, listed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO and rich in architectural treasures dating back through the ages. Visit Vila Réal, famous for the variety of its religious architecture. Stroll through the beautiful gardens of Solar de Mateus. This incredible cruise has it all from cultural places to charming villages featuring incredible sunsets.

Day-by-Day Summary

Day 1 : Porto, Portugal | Embark
Day 2 : Porto | Regua
Day 3 : Vila Réal | Vega De Teron, Spain
Day 4 : Barca d'alva | Salamanca | Senhora da Ribeira
Day 5 : Ferradosa | Leverinho
Day 6 : Porto | Disembark

Highlights

  • Stroll through the beautiful gardens of Solar de Mateus
  • Admire Leverinho's impressive rocky outcrops and wild landscapes
  • Discover Salamanca's outstanding and beautiful architectural treasures
  • Enjoy a unique folk-themed evening on board

Ship

MS Fernao de Magalhaes

Places Visited

Activities

Trip Type

  • Small Ship

Activity Level

Relaxed

Trip Snapshots

Charming city of Porto at night Porto, Portugal Old Town Historical transportation in Porto, Portugal

Day 1 Porto, Portugal | Embark

Board at the end of the afternoon in Porto. Enjoy the presentation of the crew and welcome cocktail followed by dinner on board. In the evening, be part of an excursion to explore Porto by night.

Day 2 Porto | Regua

  • Ship
  • 1 Breakfast, 1 Lunch, 1 Dinner
Excursions proposed :

CLASSIC: Guided tour of Porto, one of the oldest cities in Europe, whose historic center was listed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.

DISCOVERY** as a supplement: Touring Porto via tram and visiting the tram museum. Board one of the city's trams and partake in this urban-tourism experience all the way to the mouth of the Douro. Finish up our excursion with a tasting of some of the local specialties.

After our tours, return on board and spend the afternoon sailing. Enjoy an evening of entertainment.

Day 3 Vila Réal | Vega De Teron, Spain

  • Ship
  • 1 Breakfast, 1 Lunch, 1 Dinner
Take an excursion to Vila Réal, famous for the variety of its religious architecture. Stroll through the beautiful gardens of Solar de Mateus. Spend the afternoon sailing through the heart of the famous Porto vineyards to Vega de Teron. Enjoy an exclusive Spanish-themed evening on board.

Day 4 Barca d'alva | Salamanca | Senhora da Ribeira

  • Ship
  • 1 Breakfast, 1 Lunch, 1 Dinner
Excursions proposed :

CLASSIC: Discover Salamanca, its unusual cathedral and its famous university dating back to 1218, making it one of the oldest in the world.

DISCOVERY** as a supplement: Discover Salamanca's old town by bike.

Tonight's your gala evening and dinner.

Day 5 Ferradosa | Leverinho

  • Ship
  • 1 Breakfast, 1 Lunch, 1 Dinner
Today join an extraordinary wine trail Porto excursion. At the heart of the oldest wine region in the world, you can cross a multitude of narrow and winding roads. Spend the afternoon sailing to Leverinho. Relax and admire the wild landscapes and impressive rocky outcrops along the way. Enjoy a unique folk-themed evening on board.

Day 6 Porto | Disembark

  • 1 Breakfast
Cruise to Porto. Enjoy a buffet breakfast on board. Arrive in the morning and disembark. 

MS Fernao de Magalhaes

Per person starting at
$1,659
Cabins on the MS Fernao de Magalhaes
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Main Deck
15 cabins (13 twins, 2 cabins with 2 single beds) equipped with shower and toilet, hairdryer, satellite TV, radio, safe.
Cabins on the MS Fernao de Magalhaes
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Middle Deck
18 cabins (16 twins, 2 cabins with 2 single beds) equipped with shower and toilet, hairdryer, satellite TV, radio, safe.
Cabins on the MS Fernao de Magalhaes
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Upper Deck
38 twin cabins equipped with shower and toilet, hairdryer, satellite TV, radio, safe.

Notes

20% discount on children between 2-10 years
30% discount for 3rd person in triple cabin

For the safety of our passengers, the captain and crew of the boat may decide to modify the navigational itinerary. 

This offer includes:
- All meals from dinner the D1 to breakfast on D6
- Drinks including water, wine, beer, fruit juices and coffee served by CroisiEurope during meals on board, drinks served at the bar (excluding champagne and wines on the wine list)
- Double-occupancy cabin with shower in private bathroom
- Classic excursions mentioned in the program
- Onboard entertainment
- Assistance from an onboard multi-lingual host/hostess
- Welcome cocktail
- Gala dinner and evening
- Spanish-themed evening
- Traditional folk entertainment
- Travel assistance and repatriation insurance
- All port fees

This offer does not include:
- Drinks on the wine list, champagne at the bar, drinks served during excursions or transfers
- Cancellation and baggage insurance
- Personal expenses

Formalities:
Valid passport compulsory. Non-EU nationals are advised to consult their embassy or consulate. Please note: Your passport must be valid for six months beyond the last day of your travels.
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