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8 Day Delightful Douro 2018

8 days with Scenic  Rating: Deluxe

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River Cruise Itinerary
Day 1 Porto
Welcome Porto where you’ll board the luxurious Scenic Azure for your cruise of the idyllic Douro Valley. (Dinner)
 
Day 2 Porto > Regua
Today, enjoy on board activities such as traditional tile painting, or simply relax as your luxurious Scenic Space-Ship meanders its way to Regua where you have the chance to explore the Douro Museum at your leisure. Learn about the culture, history and identity of the people living in this wine growing region of the Douro Valley. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
 
Day 3 Regua > Vega de Terron
Tour the elegant town of Lamego, or enjoy a guided visit of the iconic Mateus Palace, which graces the labels of the region’s famous Mateus rosé wine.
Enjoy a full afternoon cruising the Douro Valley’s World Heritage-listed Vinhateiro wine growing region as you head towards Spain. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
 
Day 4 Salamanca
You’ll spend time discovering Salamanca’s incomparable architecture, as visually striking as it is historically intriguing. Later, celebrate the Spanish culture with lunch showcasing the regional cuisine whilst enjoying an energetic Flamenco dance performance. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
 
Day 5 Pocinho > Pinhão
Enjoy a leisurely cruise over breakfast this morning to nearby Pocinho.

Visit the award winning Côa Valley Museum or, if you’re a little more adventurous at heart, take a canoeing excursion on
the Sabor River. Alternatively, join the ‘Tastes of the Côa Valley’ excursion.

This afternoon, enjoy your cruise to Pinhão.(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
 
Day 6 Pinhão > Porto
Today you’ll visit the remarkable village of Provesende, resplendently showcasing the Portugal of yesteryear. You’ll get to wander the atmospheric streets of this quaint village with the locals as they proudly introduce you to their way of life – an experience exclusively for the enjoyment of Scenic guests. What better way to immerse yourself into the local culture. And this afternoon, enjoy an on board cork jewellery presentation as you cruise to Porto.
 
The sheer beauty of São Francisco Church is sure to impress. From the outside the facade is a mixture of Gothic and Baroque architecture and inside the interior glows with its intricate wood carvings covered in gold. Immerse yourself in the heart and soul of Portugal as you witness a spectacular private concert in this wondrous surrounding. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
 
Day 7 Porto
Today, discover the unique historic treasures of Porto, including a visit to Palacio da Bolsa.
 
Tour Guimarães and Ducal Palace. Alternatively, enjoy a tasting in the fairytale environs of Quinta Aveleda. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
 
Day 8 Porto
Your leisurely cruise of Portugal’s Douro Valley concludes after breakfast and you’ll be transferred to Porto Airport with all your wonderful memories intact. (Breakfast)
Tour Map
All This Included
Cruise the spectacular Douro Valley on an 8 day round trip river cruise from Porto on board the luxurious Scenic Azure. Tonight, enjoy your welcome dinner.
  • 5-star Scenic Space-Ship featuring Scenic Sun Lounges
  • Exclusive Enrich experiences
  • Your choice of Freechoice activities
  • Sundowners event
  • Exclusive Scenic Tailormade
  • 20 meals – 7 breakfasts, 6 lunches and 7 dinners
Accommodations on this Tour
Cruising: Cabin onboard Scenic Azure
Notes
  • Itineraries are subject to change.
  • Cabin upgrades are available.
  • 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.



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