The Newsome Harlow program is currently on a waitlist status. Please contact our Travel Advisors to be placed on the priority waitlist.

Program Highlights
  • Cruise personally hosted by  Scott Klann, Owner & Winemaker of Newsome Harlow Wines and key winery staff
  • Onboard wine education program with welcome reception, seminar & wine tasting, winemaker’s dinner with impeccable wines from Newsome Harlow and a festive farewell toast
  • Exclusive Food & Wine Trails optional 2-night pre-cruise land program “A Taste of Lisbon & Alenquer Wines” curated specifically for Newsome Harlow guests
  • Optional Food & Wine Trails private wine-themed shore excursion in select ports
  • Accommodations aboard AmaWaterways elegant 102-passenger AmaDouro
  • Unlimited complimentary wines, beer and soft drinks with lunch and dinner
  • Sip & Sail cocktail hour with complimentary wine, beer, spirits and soft drinks
  • Captain’s cocktail and gala dinner
  • Airport transfers to ship on arrival / departure dates (with purchase of AmaWaterways air program)
  • Guided complimentary AmaWaterways shore excursions in every port
  • Complimentary WiFi access

Newsome Harlow Wines embarks on their third wine cruise with Food & Wine Trails!

In 2024, Winemaker & Owner, Scott Klann of Newsome Harlow Wines is trading in his ocean sea legs for a more tranquil, up-close and personal wine journey.  You’re invited to join Scott and his team for an amazing, fun-filled, and adventurous wine cruise through the Douro Valley River Cruise.  This is one extraordinary journey of discovery through the rambling vineyards that cling to the steep slopes of the Douro River Valley and charming native farms that create an incomparable backdrop to one of Europe’s most unspoiled regions and the world’s oldest demarcated wine regions.

The 7-night river cruise sails roundtrip Porto, the beautiful “City of Bridges” and home to iconic Rabelo boats.  Visit Regua, the capital of the Douro Valley and marvel at Salamanca, the UNESCO-designated “Golden City”.   Taste wines throughout the region from historic wineries and soak up the genuine beauty of one of Europe’s most unadulterated landscapes.

While onboard AmaWaterways luxury river cruise ship – AmaDouro Scott will offer a selection of their finest Newsome Harlow wines during receptions, a seminar and tasting, and a winemaker’s multi-course dinner.  Anyone who has previously sailed with Scott knows how passionate he is about making sure all his guests have the time of their lives.  Don’t miss out – contact Food & Wine Trails today at 800-367-5348 or download the cruise registration form below.

Download Newsome Harlow Wines Douro River Registration Form
  • Cruise Line


  • Ports of Call

    Roundtrip Porto


Scott Klann

Owner & Winemaker, Newsome Harlow Wines


Newsome Harlow Wines

Destination: Douro River
To & From: Round-trip Porto, Portugal
Dates: June 15 – 22, 2024
Length: 7 Nights
Ship: AmaDouro

June 13- 15

 F&WT Optional 2-Night Pre-Cruise Land Program: A Taste of Lisbon & Alenquer Wines

June 15

F&WT Onboard Event: Welcome Reception

June 16

AmaWaterways Included Shore Tour: Lunch at local Quinta

F&WT Onboard Event: Newsome Harlow Seminar & Tasting

June 17

SAVE THE DATE! F&WT Optional Shore Tour: Wines & Views from High Above the Douro

AmaWaterways Included Shore Tour: Mateus Palace & Gardens

June 17

AmaWaterways Included Shore Tour: Local Quinta Port-wine tasting experience

June 18
Vega de Terron (Salamanca), Spain

AmaWaterways Included Shore Tour: Salamanca Excursion – UNESCO World Heritage Site

F&WT Onboard Event: Newsome Harlow Winemaker’s Dinner

June 19
Barca d' Alva

AmaWaterways Included Shore Tour: Castelo Redrigo Tour or hike with tasting of regional fare plus Quinta da Avessada dinner and entertainment

June 20

AmaWaterways Included Shore Tour: Lemego Tour & Bolas Tasting with Portuguese sparkling wine

F&WT Onboard Event: Farewell Toast

June 21

SAVE THE DATE! F&WT Optional Shore Tour: Culinary Port House Experience

AmaWaterways Included Shore Tour: City of Bridges Tour w/ Port Wine Tasting or Porto Hike with Port Wine Tasting – Free Afternoon


June 22

Per Person Pricing

E - Panoramic Fixed Window (Douro Deck)$4,673
D - Panoramic Fixed Window (Douro Deck)$4,972
C - French Balcony (Porto Deck)$5,972
B - Balcony (Lisbon Deck)$6,572
A - Balcony (Porto Deck)$6,872
S - Balcony Suite (Porto Deck)$8,572


Prices are per person based on two people per stateroom for double occupancy as stated above.  Fares include shipboard accommodations, onboard meals, estimated $224 port taxes (subject to change), unlimited beverages of select wines, beers, and spirits and soft drinks served with lunch and dinner, AmaWaterways shore excursions, wines served with dinners provided by host winery, onboard wine program and limited travel management services. Prices do not include roundtrip air, transfers (unless air is purchased through Amawaterways), gratuities, additional food & beverages, 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.

About The Ship

102-guest AmaDouro Deck Plan

AmaDouro features spacious, elegantly appointed staterooms, most of which include balconies to take in views of the breathtaking hills and terraced vineyards along the river. Staterooms also include Entertainment-On-Demand, featuring free high-speed Internet access, unlimited Wi-Fi, movies, music and English-language TV stations; climate-controlled air conditioning; and an in-room safe. The AmaDouro’s Panoramic Lounge is a stylish and inviting space to enjoy a glass of wine or a cocktail along with our nightly entertainment. The ship also features a massage room, fitness room, sun-deck swimming pool and a gift shop, as well as the culinary delights of the Main Restaurant, where you’ll be able to sample the region’s famous Port wine.

Sample Suite - Category S

Sample Stateroom - Category A

Dining Room

Main Lounge

Sun Deck Pool

Terms & Conditions

  • Terms & Conditions

    Click Here for Food & Wine Trails’ complete Terms & Conditions

    Schedule and times are subject to change without notice due to water levels, wind factors and other conditions.

    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.  Request a registration from from your Travel Advisor or download the from from this webpage.

    For PC users the PDF form can be completed online, saved and returned via email to

    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 at to complete and submit their PASSENGER INFORMATION FORM before final documentation will be processed.

    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.