The Douro: Portugal's River of Gold & Spain - 2018

Madrid • Barca d'Alva • Pinhão • Régua • Entre-os-Rios • Oporto • Lisbon

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  • EXPLORE AVESSADA WINERY, WHERE DURING SPECIAL HARVEST DEPARTURES, TRAVELERS TAKE PART IN GRAPE HARVEST TRADITIONS
  • DISCOVER MADRID, ONE OF EUROPE’S MOST HISTORIC AND COSMOPOLITAN CAPITALS
  • PANORAMIC CITY TOUR OF LISBON INCLUDING UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITES SUCH AS THE MONASTERY OF JERÓNIMOS AND BELÉM TOWER
  • CITY TOUR OF OPORTO, CHIEF EXPORT CITY OF PORT WINE, WITH AN INCLUDED PORT WINE CELLAR VISIT

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HIGHLIGHTS

Our Portugal Cruises offer some of the most exceptional sightseeing and port experiences imaginable. Our Portugal cruise journey highlights are carefully charted by our Travel Planners, whom leverage their years of travel experience as well as taking the time to apply useful touring feedback from previous travelers. Learn more about booking one of our Portugal cruises here.

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Explore Oporto

City tour of Oporto, chief export city of Port wine, with an included Port wine cellar visit

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Harvest Season Departures

Visit wineries, taste fine port wines, and participate in harvest activities on our special fall harvest sailings.

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Avessada Experience

Explore Avessada Winery, where during special harvest departures, travelers take part in grape harvest traditions

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Madrid City Tour

Discover one of Europe’s most historic and cosmopolitan capitals

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Tour of Lisbon

See some of Lisbon's most treasured landmarks on a panoramic city tour, including the Monastery of Jerónimos and Belém Tower, which together are a UNESCO World Heritage Site

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Discover Salamanca

Walking tour of Salamanca, Spain, the gorgeous UNESCO World Heritage historic center

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historic wine estate

Visit Mateus Manor House and Gardens, a historic estate known for its rosé production

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Walled Town of Obídos

Stroll through Obídos, a beautifully preserved walled town

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Quinta do Seixo

Wine tasting at Quinta do Seixo featuring magnificent views over the Douro Valley

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Douro Valley Cruise

Admire the stunning scenery in one of Europe’s most picturesque locales

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Cultural Connections

Enjoy cultural activities like a Tuna band show, traditional music trio performance, Portuguese cooking demonstration & a lecture on “Portuguese Society and Economy"

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Journey The Douro: Portugal's River of Gold & Spain Portugal's River of Gold Portugal, Spain & the Douro River Valley 2-for-1 Cruise Prices & 2-for-1 Airfare! The BEST Value in River Cruising.
Cruise-Only Price* 13 Days from $3,299 10 Days from $3,199 11 Days from $3,999 The BEST pacing & Greatest value compared to our competitors. *Pricing is based on a March Departure
Per Diem $253 per day $319 per day $363 per day Save up to $220 per couple per day - that's a total of $2,860 for 13 days.
Ship & Staterooms The Brand New 126-passenger ms Douro Serenity offer all staterooms with glorious view (cabin size ranges from 150-323 sq ft). While aboard, take advantage of the handsome, single-seating restaurant, bar/lounge, spa treatment room, pool deck, and gym. Watch the magnificent scenery of the valley unfold from your stylishly decorated cabin, which also offers individual air conditioning, a TV with Video on Demand, and a private bath with shower. The ship features a restaurant, lounge, and bar, and a sun deck with lounge chairs. Laundry and ironing services are available for a small fee. There are no dry cleaning services on board. There is an elevator that serves the three inner decks. The Sun Deck is served by a chair lift. Viking Torgil offer you a choice of stateroom category (cabin size ranges from 155-302 sq ft). The 118-passenger Queen Isabel has Suites and Staterooms from 161-323 sq ft. Join us and unpack just once! We have the most square footage on lower and bottom cabins, plus the best Suite Life Deal in the cruise business!
Single Travelers Single-friendly prices, with last-minute single offers based upon availability. 100% Single Supplement A limited number of singles are available for an additional supplement.  Single-friendly prices!
Included Tours 11 Included Tours, Plus 5 UNESCO sites 8 included tours 5 UNESCO sites 8 Included Tours, Plus 5 UNESCO sites The most complimentary bikes, culinary demos, and included features—exclusive to Vantage travelers! The most Included tours, and special harvest dates!
Special Features Exclusive harvest season departures with added tastings and tours! All dates feature port wine tastings; wine cave visit; dinner at Alpendurada Monastery; Mateus House visit; Cooking demonstrations onboard; Flamenco show; Tuna show on board; Portuguese Folk music show, lectures, and more! Sample wines, flamenco show, lecture Complimentary use of bicycles,lectures, wine tasting Experience the Best of Lisbon, Spain, and the Douro River Valley with more Cultural Connections & exclusive features
Meals 28 meals + complimentary wine/beer/soda with dinner 22 meals 28 meals The most meals ashore-get a true taste of your destination with local cuisine!
Discover More 3 days Madrid from $499 per person, $166 per day, 4 days Madeira from $799 per person, $200 per day 3 days Lisbon starting at $699 3 days Madrid, starting at $999 3 days Santiago, starting at $699 No extension choices The best choices at the best price—we are the ONLY company to feature Madeira, one of our top-rated extensions!
10 Ways to Save Enjoy traveler referral rewards & SmartPay early-payment savings plan: Save up to $1800 per couple combining maximum SmartPay savings and Past Traveler Discounts (based on a $6,000 trip cost) Past travelers rewards – reserve trip within one year — $200 per person; within two years $100 per person. None The Best Travel Rewards Program in the Market

*Prices are subject to change and based on comparable departure months.
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