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Portugal to Spain - Porto, the Douro Valley
(Portugal), and Salamanca (Spain)

8 days with CroisiEurope  Rating: Deluxe

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River Cruise Itinerary
Passengers are welcome to board the ship at the end of the afternoon. Join us for a welcome cocktail with the crew before dinner. Dinner will be served on board. We'll then set out to explore Porto by night.
Excursions proposed:
CLASSIC: Guided tour of Porto, one of the oldest cities in Europe, whose historic center is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
DISCOVERY as a supplement: Touring Porto via tram and visiting the tram museum.
We'll return on board for dinner and an evening of fado music.
Excursions proposed:
CLASSIC: Excursion to Guimarães.
DISCOVERY as a supplement: Hiking along the Douro.
The afternoon will be spent cruising.
Join us for an excursion to Vila Real and stroll through the beautiful gardens of Mateus Palace.
The afternoon will be spent cruising.
Enjoy dinner and an evening of flamenco on board.
DAY 5: BARCA D'ALVA (Salamanca)
Excursions proposed:
CLASSIC: Discover the city and its cathedral.
DISCOVERY as a supplement: Salamanca by bike.
Enjoy an evening of entertainment after dinner.
The morning will be spent cruising.
Join us for an excursion to taste the wine of Porto.
Tonight is our festival gala evening.
Join us for an excursion to Lamego.
The afternoon will be spent cruising.
We’ll enjoy an evening of traditional entertainment.
Enjoy breakfast on board before disembarking.
Tour Map
River Cruise Highlights
  • Porto, a city between vineyards and ocean
  • Braga, the “Rome of Portugal”
  • Vila Real and the gardens of Solar de Mateus
  • Salamanca, a dazzling beauty
  • The Porto wine trail and Lamego, an episcopal city
All This Included
  • Unlimited complimentary onboard beverages, including beer, fine wine, spirits, mineral bottled water, soft drinks specialty coffees and tea.
  • All meals onboard
  • Farewell Gala dinner
  • Free WiFi
  • Shore excursions with wireless audio system
  • Port Talk
  • Captain's Welcome Cocktail Reception
  • Assistance from our onboard multi-lingual host/hostess
  • On board professional entertainment & Crew Team show
  • Travel assistance and repatriation insurance
  • All port fees
Accommodations on this Tour
Cruising: Cabin onboard MS Gil Eanes, MS Infante don Henrique, MS Vasco de Gama or MS Fernao de Magalhaes
  • Cabin upgrades are available.
  • For the safety of our passengers, the captain and crew of the boat may decide to modify the navigational itinerary.
  • CroisiEurope will honor the rates shown above without a fuel surcharge unless the price of oil reaches US $120 per barrel. It reserves the right to charge a fuel supplement if the price of oil is over this amount.
  • You must have a valid passport to travel. Your passport must be valid for six months beyond the last day of your travels.
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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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