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Discover the historical importance of Portugal while cruising the Douro river. This 7-night cruise aboard the MS Amivida travels through the heart of the Douro valley including visits to renowned wine and port producers. One of the many highlights of the cruise is a visit across the Spanish border to Salamanca.
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Fly to Porto and transfer to the MS Douro Serenity for a 7-night cruise. (D)
Morning crusing on the Douro. Afternoon
excursion to the Palace of Mateus and its
gardens. (B, L, D)
Cruise to Vega de Terrón in Spain and visit
the tiny hilltop village of Castelo Rodrigo.
Evening folk show on board the ship.
(B, L, D)
Drive to Salamanca, a university town dating
back to the pre-Roman era. View the Plaza
Mayor, the grandest and largest square in
Spain, and the University of Salamanca.
Flamenco show in the evening. (B, L, D)
Morning Portuguese cooking demonstration
on board. Cruise to Pinhão and transfer
to a quinta winery for stunning views over
the Douro and wine tasting. Visit to the
picturesque village of Lamego.
Day at leisure, with time at leisure in Regua
in the morning and Entre-os-Rios after lunch.
(B, L, D)
Sail to Vila Nova de Gaia. On arrival, enjoy a
city tour of Porto including all the main sights
and a local port winery. (B, L, D)
Transfer to the airport and fly home. (B)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
This tour is based in 4- and 5-star accommodation.
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DOC2019: 7 Nights