Hotel-ship : Porto, vale do Douro and Salamanca

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Hotel-ship : Porto, vale do Douro and Salamanca

Hotel-ship : PORTO – RÉGUA – VEGA DE TERÓN – BARCA D ́ALVA – FERRADOSA – PINHÃO – PORTO

Boat Hotel in the Douro – 8 day cruise, 7 nights.

Program in Hotel Boat, an experience where the sun and history are only two of the attractions that these two Mediterranean countries count on. Embark on a cruise from Portugal to Spain departing from Porto, a lively and fascinating city where you can taste its famous wine and Guimarães, considered the city of origin of Portugal, endowed with a rich past that gives it today the charm that characterizes it .Lamego is another of the cities that can be visited, as well as Salamanca or Vila Real.

Number of days: 8

Additional information

Duration

8 days

Cruising strengths

– Passionate scales between vineyards and the river Douro Heritage, flavor, dance and traditional singing
– Nights of flamenco, fado and folklore on board

The prices include

– Cruise with all meals included from the first night until breakfast on the last day
– Outside cabin with full bathroom
– Animation
– On-board assistance
– Welcome cocktail gala evening
– Flamenco night on board
– Fado night on board
– Assurance / repatriation insurance
– Harbor dues.

The prices do not include:

– Drinks on special cards, beverages during excursions or transfers
– Cancellation / baggage insurance
– Optional excursions
– Transfers.

Formalities

– Identity card or passport in force, mandatory.
– Residents outside the EU should consult with their embassy or consulate.

Important information

– In case of rising or falling river level or any other event of force majeure, the commander may be forced to modify the program for security reasons without this being a cause for complaint.
– The sailing times are indicative and may change.
– The quantity of piers is limited in the Douro and our ships may be tied off the coast.
– The arrival times and the stopovers and the order of the excursions can be changed.
* Excessive consumption of alcohol is dangerous to health; drink with moderation.
– Subject to the general and particular conditions as well as annexes of the general brochure CroisiEurope of the current year.

Program:

Day 1: Porto

  • Boarding at 17.00h.
  • Accommodation in the cabin.
  • Presentation of the crew and welcome cocktail.
  • Dining board.
  • After dinner, optional excursion by bus to see “Porto iluminado”.

Day 2: Porto

  • Optional “classic” excursion: guided tour of Porto.
  • One of the oldest cities in Europe, whose historical center is classified as a world heritage site by UNESCO.
  • Optional “active” tour (obligatory reservation in the travel agency, can not be hired on board): visit of the city in electric, which will go to Foz do Douro and the museum of the electric of Porto to make a trip in time.
  • Afternoon free in the city or transfer by boat to the center of the city.
    Fado night.

Day 3: Porto- Régua

  • Free morning or optional “classic” tour: visit of Guimarães, a city in which medieval and modern districts
  • Optional “active” tour (obligatory reservation in the travel agency, can not be hired on board): Tour from the mouth of the river to Vila Nova de Gaia, with wine tastings *. Afternoon of navigation. Dance night or free time in Régua.

Day 4: Régua – Vega de Terón

  • Excursão opcional a Vila Real e passeio pelos jardins do Solar de Mateus.
  • Tarde de navegação.
  •  Noite de flamenco.

Day 5: Barca D´Alva

  • Optional “classical” excursion: guided tour of Salamanca, its cathedral and its famous University dating from 1218, one of the oldest in the world.
  • Optional “active” tour (obligatory reservation at the travel agency, can not be hired on board): Visit Salamanca by bike, discovering its old town, the cathedral and its University.
  • Night of animation on board.

Day 6: Barca D´Alva – Ferradosa – Pinhão

  • Departure in the first hour of the morning in navigation.
  • Optional tour – “Oporto wines” – in which the vineyard route will be made.
  • You will make a stop to taste Porto wines in a farmhouse.
  • Dinner and gala evening on board.

Day 7: Pinhão – Porto

  • Optional guided tour of Lamego.
  • Afternoon of navigation.
  • Folk night.

Day 8: Porto

  • Breakfast on board.

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