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

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PORTO - REGUA - VEGA DE TERON - BARCA D'ALVA - FERRADOSA - PINHAO - PORTO

DAY 1 Paris - PORTO

You'll board a special charter flight (1) from Paris, for Porto. Passengers are welcome to board our ship starting at 5:00 p.m. After comfortably settling into your cabins, enjoy a welcome cocktail with the crew before dinner. In the evening, we'll set out on an optional excursion to see Porto by night.

DAY 2: PORTO - REGUA

Optional excursions proposed:
CLASSIC: guided tour of Porto. Discovery of one of the oldest cities in Europe, with a historic center that is recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
DISCOVERY: touring Porto via tram and visiting the tram museum. Tasting of some of the local specialties in the old city.
The afternoon, cruise through the Douro Valley, with its fabulous landscapes.

DAY 3: REGUA - VEGA DE TERON

Optional excursion common for both packages: excursion to Vila Réal, a town with a great variety of religious buildings and architecture.
The afternoon, the cruise continues in the heart of the most famous vineyards in Porto to Vega de Teron.
Arrival in the evening. Evening of Flamenco entertainment.

DAY 4: BARCA D'ALVA - Salamanca

Optional excursions proposed:
CLASSIC: excursion to Salamanca. This town of dazzling beauty houses some extraordinary Roman, Arabic, and Christian architectural treasures.
DISCOVERY: Salamanca by bike.
Return on board in Barca d'Alva. Evening of entertainment.

DAY 5: BARCA D'ALVA - FERRADOSA - PINHAO

Morning spent cruising.
Optional excursion common for both packages: "wines of Porto" excursion. Tasting wines.
Gala evening.

DAY 6: PINHAO - PORTO

Optional excursion common for both packages: guided tour of Lamego.
Afternoon spent cruising. Fado-themed evening on board.

DAY 7: PORTO

Free morning in Porto.
Afternoon: optional excursions proposed:
CLASSIC: discovery of Guimaraes.
DISCOVERY: hiking along the Atlantic coast

DAY 8 PORTO - Paris

Enjoy breakfast on board before disembarking and catching a return flight (1) to Paris

For navigational safety reasons, the company and the captain are the only authorized persons who can modify the cruise itinerary. Alcohol can be dangerous to your health. Please drink in moderation. Please note: The number of moorings on the Douro is limited. Our boats may be moored side by side.1) Special RT charter flights Paris/Porto, excluding airport taxes. Schedules are not available at this time. We would like to remind you that flight schedules are not guaranteed until a few days prior to departure when flight times are confirmed. Moreover, these flights may give rise to an overnight stop on the outward and/or inbound journeys. It is recommended taking into account potential additional expenses that may arise as a result (hotels, transfers, etc.).
Transport

Special charter flight (2) (departure from Paris or French airport) included. For more information about flights and transfers, please contact our call center by clicking on “Request a quote” and filling out the form, or by calling 1-800-768-7232.

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You can book this cruise without transfers (see ref. POP_PP).