Get ready for an extraordinary journey designed for culturally curious travelers!
Meet your Jack Creek Cellars hosts, John & Shelly Lemstra for a trip along the Douro River through Portugal and into Spain. Cruise past steeply terraced hillsides, quaint villages and acres of ripe vineyards, all while enjoying private tastings of Port.
Explore Porto’s historic Ribeira district, home to iconic rabelo boats, cutting-edge cuisine and a thriving art scene. As you wind your way through the dramatic landscapes of the UNESCO-designated Douro Valley, head ashore to visit charming quintas and meet the winemakers who operate them. There is no better way to discover Europe’s best kept secret than this scenic and all-inclusive river cruise.
While onboard Uniworld’s intimate S.S. Sao Gabriel you can expect a bountiful selection of Jack Creek Cellars boutique wines for your tasting pleasure, during private receptions, tastings and a special wine-paired dinner.
For reservations call Food & Wine Trails at 800-367-5348 or click on the registration link below
Uniworld Boutique River Cruises'
Winemaker & Owners, Jack Creek Cellars
To & From: Porto to Porto
Dates: April 21 – 28, 2024
Length: 8 Days
Ship: S.S. Sao Gabriel
F&WT Optional 2-night Pre-Cruise Lisbon land program
Airport to ship transfer included
F&WT Onboard Event: Jack Creek Cellars Welcome Reception
Uniworld Included Shore Tours, Choice of: Panoramic city tour (AM) or Exclusive “Do as the Locals Do” Porto walking tour
Uniworld Included Shore Tours: Douro Museum and Lamego Heritage Tour & Night out: Dinner at a local Quinta
SAVE THE DATE! F&WT Optional Shore Tour: Wines & Views from High Above the Douro
Uniworld Included Shore Tours, Choice of: Archaeological Park of the Coa Valley or Castelo Rodrigo
Uniworld Included Shore Tour: Salamanca – the Golden City and Spain’s oldest University
F&WT Onboard Event: Jack Creek Cellars Seminar & Wine Tasting
Uniworld Included Shore Tours, Choice of: Local Quinta Guided Tour with Tasting OR Vineyard Hike and Wine Tasting at a local Quinta
F&WT Onboard Event: Jack Creek Cellars Winemaker’s Dinner
Uniworld Included Shore Tour: Guimaraes city tour
F&WT Optional Shore Tour: A Culinary Port House
Transfer from ship to Porto Airport
F&WT Optional 3-night Post-Cruise Azores land program
REQUEST PRICES FOR SINGLE/TRIPLE OR CATEGORY NOT LISTED.
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 pre-cruise program and 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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S.S. São Gabriel Click Here for ship’s deck plan
S.S. São Gabriel is the newest ship on the Douro river. Designed to embody the beautiful Douro River Valley region, this ship offers more lavishly appointed suites than Uniworld’s previous Douro river ship Queen Isabel and brings the destination to life through its décor and delectable food and wine. Butler service is available onboard, giving guests the option to dine at any time they’d like while enjoying the ship.
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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.