DAY 1: LISBON
In the end of the day, check-in to a 3-star hotel in Lisbon. Dinner. Free evening.
DAY 2: LISBON
Full board on board. In the morning, guided tour of Lisbon. Discovery of the Belém Cultural Center; the famous Belém tower, an architectural jewel and a symbol of the Age of Discovery; Jeronimos Monastery, a masterpiece of Manueline architecture . In the afternoon, panoramic tour of Lisbon, nicknamed “the Luminous”. Return to the hotel. Free evening.
DAY 3: LISBON - COIMBRA - PORTO
Full board on board. Departure by coach to Coimbra, a romantic site that has inspired many poets over the years. In the afternoon, discovery of this charming city which is an interesting mixture of Byzantine column capitals, Gothic altarpieces, and Renaissance chapels. Departure by coach to Porto. Boarding. Presentation of the crew and welcome cocktail. In the evening, excursion to explore Porto by night.
DAY 4: PORTO - REGUA
Full board on board. Cruise to Régua through the Douro valley which will enchant you with its wooded landscapes and picturesque banks. Guided tour of Lamego: discovery of the Nossa Senhora dos Remedios sanctuary and the cathedral. Return on board in Régua. Dancing evening.
DAY 5: REGUA - PINHAO - PORTO ANTIGO
Full board on board. Excursion to explore Solar de Mateus in Vila Real, a magnificent 16th century manor house, owned by a family of the Portuguese aristocracy. Return on board in Pinhão. Cruise to Porto Antigo, through the heart of the most famous vineyards in Porto. Arrival in Porto Antigo. Evening of entertainment. Overnight.
DAY 6: PORTO ANTIGO - PORTO
Full board on board. Morning spend sailing through the charming Douro Valley. Play games or savor a cocktail in the lounge. Arrival in Porto and tour of Porto, the second largest city in Portugal. Tasting of “precious nectar”. Return on board. Free evening.
DAY 7: PORTO - GUIMARAES - BRAGA - PORTO
Full board on board. Free morning. In the afternoon, excursion in Guimarães. Continuation via Braga, also known as the “Rome of Portugal” and one of the most beautiful towns in country. Return on board. Evening of traditional folk entertainment.
DAY 8: PORTO
Buffet breakfast on board and disembark in the morning. End of our services.