Follow your adventure instinct and set sail for an 8-day cruise across the Iberian Peninsula. Begin and finish your adventure in Porto, one of the oldest cities in Europe, with a historic center that is recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Cruise east and enjoy daily stops to taste the wines of Porto in the Vila Nova de Gaia, tour the little town of Vila Real, explore the Manor Solar of Mateus and walk through its gardens, and discover the ancient and new cathedral of Salamanca.
Explore the historic center of Porto, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
Observe the religious architecture of Braga
Enjoy an excursion to Salamanca, a town of dazzling beauty houses
Join a “wines of Porto” tour and stop at an overlook surrounded by vines
Board MS Amalia Rodriguez in the end of the afternoon. Settle in your cabin and attend to the crew introduction over a welcome cocktail. Enjoy a delightful dinner on board followed by an excursion to explore Porto by night.
CLASSIC: Guided tour of Porto, one of the oldest cities in Europe, whose historic center is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. DISCOVERY (with a supplement): Touring Porto via tram and visiting the tram museum.
Return to the ship for dinner and an evening of Fado music.
This morning set off on an excursion to Vila Réal: visit the Solar de Mateus Manor and walk through its beautiful gardens. Return on board in Pinhão and cruise through the heart of the most famous vineyards in Porto, passing by magnificent hills covered with vine trellises. Arrive in Vega de Terron and enjoy an evening of Flamenco entertainment.
Spend the morning sailing toward Ferradosa. Join a “wines of Porto” excursion: follow the road through the vineyards and stop at an overlook surrounded by vines. Taste the wines of Porto and return on board in Pinhão. Get off the ship for a free afternoon in the town followed by a gala evening on board.
Today, join a guided tour of Lamego to discover the Nossa Senhora dos Remedios sanctuary and the cathedral. Return on board in Régua and spend the afternoon sailing to Porto. Tonight enjoy a traditional folklore-themed evening on board.
Day 8: Porto | Disembark
Enjoy one last buffet breakfast on board before you disembark and begin your journey back home.
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24 Cabins double-occupancy cabins equipped with shower, flat-screen TV, hairdryer, safe, and closet.
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For navigational safety reasons, the company and the captain are the only authorized persons who can modify the cruise itinerary.
(1) Please note: The number of moorings on the Douro is limited. Our ship may be moored side by side to another ship. Alcohol can be dangerous to your health. Please drink in moderation.
This offer includes :
-Your cruise with all meals from dinner on the first day to breakfast on the final day
-Drinks including water, wine, beer, fruit juices and coffee served during meals on board (excluding champagne and wines on the wine list)
-Accommodation in double-occupancy cabin with shower in private bathroom
-The assistance of our onboard host/hostess
-Welcome cocktail – the classic excursions mentioned in the program
-Fado, flamenco, and traditional folk themed evenings on board
This offer does not include:
-Drinks on the wine list, champagne at the bar, drinks served during excursions or transfers
-Discovery excursion additional costs
-Cancellation and baggage insurance
-The supplement for the discovery package
You must have a valid passport to travel. 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.
The trip might have been the absolute best of our lifetime (thus far). We particularly want to commend our guide Peter in the Guilin area-he was so incredibly attentive, energetic, enthusiastic-and absolutely dedicated to ensuring that our meals were 100% vegetarian.