An extraordinary journey designed for culturally curious travelers. As you follow the Douro River through Portugal and into Spain, you’ll cruise past steeply terraced hillsides, quaint villages and acres of ripe vineyards. Enjoy private tastings of Port. 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. There’s no better way to discover Europe’s best-kept secret than this scenic and all-inclusive river cruise!
Uniworld Boutique River Cruises
Justin Vineyards & Winery
Destination: Portugal (Douro River)
To & From: Round-trip Porto
Dates: October 20 – 29, 2023
Length: 8 Days
Ship: S.S. São Gabriel
Arrive in Porto, the port city at the mouth of the Douro. You will be greeted by your group’s personal drive and transferred to your hotel for a 1-night stay.
Exclusive JUSTIN Food & Wine Experience
Uniworld Featured Excursions, Choice of: Porto city tour or “Do as the Locals Do” Porto walking tour in the evening
Onboard Evening Event: Uniworld Captain’s Welcome Reception & Dinner
Uniworld Featured Excursion: Douro Museum & lunch at local quinta
Uniworld Featured Excursions: Archaeological Park of the Côa Valley plus choice of: Quinta do Seixo guided tour with tasting or Vineyard hike and winetasting at a local quinta
Uniworld Featured Excursion: Salamanca – the Golden City and Spain’s oldest university
Uniworld Featured Excursion: Castelo Rodrigo
Uniworld Featured Excursions, Choice of: Gaimarães city tour or Ribeira walking tour
Onboard Evening Event: Uniworld Captain’s Farewell Reception & Dinner
Prices are per person based on two people per stateroom and include shipboard accommodations, round-trip economy class airfare from SFO or LAX, 1-night pre-cruise hotel, estimated port charges of $210 (subject to change), all scheduled airport transfers, onboard meals, gratuities, 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 premium wine and spirits, 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
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