River Cruise Itinerary
DAY 1: PORTO
Welcome on board in the end of the afternoon. Presentation of the crew and welcome cocktail. Dinner on board. Excursion to explore Porto by night.
DAY 2: PORTO - REGUA
Full board on board. Cruise to Régua through the Douro valley which will enchant you with its wooded landscapes and picturesque banks. Arrival in Régua. Guided tour of Lamego and the Nossa Senhora Dos Remedios sanctuary. Dancing evening on board.
DAY 3: REGUA - PINHAO - PORTO ANTIGO
Full board on board. Excursion to explore Solar de Mateus in Vila Real, a magnificent 16th century manor house with is beautiful French gardens, owned by a family of the Portuguese aristocracy. Visit of the manor (exterior only) and the French gardens. In the afternoon, cruise to Porto Antigo, through the heart of the famous Porto vineyards planted in terraces on the magnificent rolling hills. Evening of entertainment. Overnight.
DAY 4: PORTO ANTIGO - PORTO
Full board on board. Morning spend sailing through the charming Douro River to Porto. Arrival and tour of the city, the second largest city in Portugal and one of the oldest cities in Europe. Free evening.
DAY 5: PORTO - GUIMARAES - BRAGA - PORTO
Full board on board. Free morning in Porto. In the afternoon, excursion to Guimarães, a historic town which has preserved monuments dating back to medieval times, and Braga, also known as the “Rome of Portugal”. Gala evening. Evening of traditional folk entertainment.
DAY 6: PORTO
Buffet breakfast on board. Disembark in the morning. End of our services.
All This Included
Your cruise with all meals from breakfast to dinner
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
The excursions mentioned in the program
Assistance from our onboard multi-lingual host/hostess
The gala dinner and evening
Travel assistance and repatriation insurance
All port fees
Accommodations on this Tour
Cruising: Cabin onboard the MS Vasco de Gama
Cabin upgrades are available.
For the safety of our passengers, the captain and crew of the boat may decide to modify the navigational itinerary.
Please ask your Vacations To Go travel counselor for more information.
Terms and Conditions
The prices shown are U.S. dollars per person, based on double occupancy, and subject to availability. Prices quoted for land/cruise arrangements are subject to increase without notice. Once we have received your deposit, land/cruise prices are guaranteed. Air prices quoted via phone or email are subject to increase and are guaranteed only from the time that full payment is received. Also, air prices or air promotions mentioned on this site or on the phone do not include baggage fees imposed by airlines. Sorry, we are unable to offer air from countries other than the U.S. However, for those international customers who are able to arrange their own transportation to the trip origination city, we are able to offer the land/cruise portion of the package at the price quoted.