Porto, Portugal


Guarantee yourself some sunshine this summer and explore the hidden secrets of Portugal and Spain with Emerald Waterways. Book the eight-day ‘Secrets of the Douro’ river cruise with prices starting from £1,995 per person (based on 20 July 2019 departure). 

On this eight-day roundtrip cruise from Porto discover the Douro Valley's most inspiring destinations including Régua, Pocinho, Pinhao (all Portugal) and stunning Salamanca (Spain).

Highlights include a visit to Quinta do Tedo with wine tasting, a canoeing excursion in Pocinho, a rural dinner with entertainment at Quinta da Pacheca, and a Portuguese cooking demonstration on board. All activities are part of the included EmeraldPLUS, EmeraldEXCURSION and EmeraldACTIVE programmes.
The eight-day river cruise departs from Porto before heading to Pinhão, (both Portugal), Vega de Terron (Spain), Pochino, Régua, and finally Porto (all Portugal) before the flight home. 

Prices include return flights, transfers, seven nights on board an Emerald Waterways Star-Ship, 19 meals, seven EmeraldPLUS experiences, four EmeraldACTIVE activities and five EmeraldEXCURSIONS, all tipping and gratuities, shore excursions and exclusive events and experiences. 

Regional departures available include Birmingham, Edinburgh, East Midlands, Glasgow, Leeds – Bradford, Manchester and London Gatwick/Heathrow.

For more information and to book please visit call 0808 274 6952.