Highlights of the Douro Valley & Salamanca with Lisbon Extension

Highlights of the Douro Valley & Salamanca with Lisbon Extension

11 days from only $3,758pp

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Experience more with so much included

  • Explore the magnificent architecture in Porto's Old Town on a guided tour.
  • Wander through the manicured gardens of Mateus Palace, visit the historic Castelo Rodrigo and see Lamego's Our Lady of Assumption Cathedral.
  • Sample Portugal's most famous product, port, at a port wine cellar or join our optional tour of the birthplace of Portugal, Guimarães.
  • Savour the delicious taste of moscatel wines with lunch and a wine-tasting in a traditional Quinta hosted by the Quinta owner.
  • Tour Salamanca, home to one of Europe's oldest universities, with a guide and enjoy a traditional flamenco show with lunch in the city.
  • On your extension: visit Coimbra and the sanctuary of Fatima, and explore historic Lisbon.
At a Glance
Superior drinks package included
7 nights on board a 5-star ship
7 visits & tours
Full board, inc 1 lunch & 1 dinner at local Quintas
Complimentary tea & coffee
Complimentary on-board Wi-Fi
Expert Cruise Director


See for yourself why the Douro Valley has been awarded UNESCO World Heritage status as we sail along its picturesque riverbanks. We'll slip past miles of terraced hills with vineyards which rise in the steep terrace from the shoreline and spot quintas on the hillsides in the distance. Explore this enchanting region with an itinerary that encompasses a mixture of authentic local experiences, sightseeing and plenty of opportunity to taste Portuguese port and wine. Experience the city of Porto, where you can roam the port warehouses and take in the town’s rich cultural heritage. Enjoy free time in the quaint town of Lamego, home of Portugal’s sparkling wine, Raposeira. Visit the walled village of Castelo Rodrigo and the well-manicured gardens of Mateus Gardens. Explore historic Salamanca, a UNESCO Site and one of Iberia’s oldest university towns. This river cruise captures the scenic beauty of the Douro Valley - ideal for wine aficionados, history buffs and architecture enthusiasts.

Your Itinerary

Price Includes

Prices are per person, based on two people sharing a twin cabin and room with a limited number of sole occupancy cabins room available on all decks, at the relevant supplement. The price includes:

  • Full board during your cruise from dinner on your day of arrival until breakfast on your final day
  • Bed & Breakfast at a centrally located hotel during your land extension
  • Tea and coffee available
  • All visits and excursions as mentioned
  • The services of a Riviera Travel Cruise Director on your cruise, and Tour Manager during the land extension

Useful Information

Fact File

  • Currency: Euro
  • Language: Portuguese, Spanish
  • Time zone: GMT
  • Country: Portugal, Spain


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