River Heritage Discount $100 per person (past Uniworld guests)
Join Napa Valley’s Gamble Family Vineyards and fellow wine enthusiasts along the Douro River through Portugal and into Spain as you cruise past steeply terraced hillsides, quaint villages and acres of ripe vineyards.
Along the way, enjoy private tastings of Port wine made famous by this region. Explore Porto’s historic Ribeira district, home to iconic rabelo boats, cutting-edge cuisine and a thriving art scene. Wind your way through the dramatic landscapes of the UNESCO-designated Douro Valley, heading ashore to visit charming quintas and meet the winemakers who operate them. In Salamanca, Spain, you’ll see the city’s famous university. Return to Portugal with a visit to the fortified village of Castelo Rodrigo and historic Guimarães.
Look forward to exclusive events onboard and shore with your hosts Tom Gamble and key winery staff. There’s no better way to discover Europe’s best-kept secret than this scenic and all-inclusive river cruise with Gamble Family Vineyards!
For reservations call Food & Wine Trails at 800-367-5348 or download the Registration Form below.
Uniworld Boutique River Cruises'
Owner, Gamble Family Vineyards
Strategic Partnership Manager, Gamble Family Vineyards
Private Client Manager, Gamble Family Vineyards
To & From: Porto to Porto
Dates: April 14 – 21, 2024
Length: 8 Days
Ship: S.S. Sao Gabriel
Save The Dates! F&WT optional 2-night pre-cruise land program “A Taste of Lisbon & Alenquer Wines”
Airport to ship transfer included
F&WT Onboard Event: Gamble Family Vineyards Welcome Toast (evening)
Uniworld Included Shore Tours, Choice of: Panoramic city tour (AM) or Exclusive “Do as the Locals Do” Porto walking tour with local tastings and vintage tram ride (AM)
F&WT Onboard Event: Gamble Family Vineyards Wine Seminar & Tasting
Uniworld Included Shore Tours: Douro Museum (AM) and Lunch at a local Quinta
F&WT Optional Shore Tour: Wines & Views from High Above the Douro
Uniworld Included Shore Tours, Choice of: Quinta do Seixo guided tour with tasting (AM) OR Vineyard hike with tasting at local Quinta (AM)
F&WT Onboard Event: Gamble Family Vineyards Casual Wine Hour (evening)
Uniworld’s Included Shore Tour: Salamanca – the Golden City and Spain’s oldest university (AM)
Uniworld Included Shore Tour: Casatelo Rodrigo tour
F&WT Onboard Event: Gamble Family Vineyards Winemaker’s Dinner
Uniworld Included Shore Tours, Choice of: Guimaraes city tour OR Ribeira Walking Tour
F&WT Onboard Event: Gamble Family Vineyards Farewell toast followed by a group farewell dinner
Transfer from ship to Porto Airport
Prices are per person based on two people per stateroom and include shipboard accommodations, estimated port charges of $220 (subject to change), all scheduled airport transfers, onboard meals, gratuities, port taxes, unlimited beverages of select wines, beers, and spirits, unlimited soft drinks, specialty coffee beverages and tea, complimentary Uniworld shore excursions, wines served with dinners provided by host winery, onboard wine program and limited travel management services. Prices do not include roundtrip air, premium wine and spirits, Food & Wine Trails’ optional shore tours, travel insurance, or all items of a personal nature. F&WT reserves the right to correct pricing errors or omissions. Prices will not increase after deposit received, except for fuel surcharges and any taxes, charges or levies imposed by government agencies.
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To book a stateroom on this sailing, you must submit a completed registration form with deposit. For your convenience the registration form can be completed and electronically signed online by all passengers traveling.
For PC users the PDF form can be completed online, saved and returned via email to firstname.lastname@example.org
For MAC users, the process for properly filling in and saving a PDF form is slightly different than on a Windows machine. By default, the Mac’s Preview application is set to open all PDF files, but Preview will not save the data you put into the forms. Right-click on the pdf or hold down the Control key on your keyboard and click on it. A menu will appear, select “Open With”. Choose Acrobat Reader from the list of programs. From within Acrobat you will be able to fill in the fields and save the file with your text and submit the completed form via email.
Include your credit card information on the registration form and FAX to (707) 346-5789.
All Guests will be required to check‐in online to complete and submit their PASSENGER INFORMATION FORM before final documentation will be processed. Check‐in online at www.uniworld.com/before‐you‐go/expresscheckin. Please complete Express Check‐in as soon as possible after making your booking.
F&WT strongly recommends the purchase of (Allianz) travel insurance to safeguard your trip investment.
Please note: Cruise escorts, experts scheduled to appear and onboard programming are subject to change with or without notice. For a complete listing of all tour conditions, please refer to the registration form.