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River cruises on the Douro river in Portugal - Douro Cruises 2014

Take a Douro cruise from Oporto (Porto), Regua, Pinhao and Barca d'Alva past the Port Wine quintas for the highlight of your time in Portugal.
The Douro river rises in Spain where it is known as the Duero. As it becomes wider, it forms the border with Spain before turning west across the width of Portugal. It is navigable from the Spanish border for the complete crossing of Portugal until it reaches the sea at Porto (Oporto) on the west coast.
During its journey, the river passes the Port Wine quintas in a region of steeply terraced hills and mountains. In recent years, the river has been tamed by a series of dams and locks and no longer has the dangers of the rapids faced by men of former years.

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Cruises Duration
Porto City Break - Douro Cruise 50. Min.
Regua, Pinhao - Boat upstream 1 Day
Porto, Regua, Porto - Boat upstream and bus downstream 1 Day
Porto, Regua, Porto - Train upstream and boat downstream 1 Day
Porto, Pinhao, Porto - Boat upstream and train downstream 1 Day
Regua, Pinhao, Regua - Boat upstream and downstream 1 Day
Regua, Pinhao, Regua - Boat upstream and train downstream 1 Day
Porto, Regua, Porto - Train upstream and boat downstream Option 1 Option 2 1 Day
Porto, Regua, Porto - Boat upstream and train downstream Option 1 Option 2 1 Day
Porto, Regua, Porto - Boat upstream and train downstream Option 1 Option 2 1 Day
Porto, Regua, Porto - Train upstream and boat downstream Option 1 Option 2 1 Day
Regua, Barca D'Alva, Regua - Boat upstream and train downstream 1 Day
Regua, Barca D'Alva, Regua - Boat upstream and train downstream 1 Day
Porto, Barca D'Alva, Porto - Boat upstream and train downstream 2 Days
Summer Douro Cruise - Boat upstream and downstream 3 Days
Summer Douro Cruise - Boat upstream and downstream 5 Days
MS Douro Queen Cruise - Boat upstream and downstream 8 Days
MS Douro Cruiser - Boat upstream and downstream 8 Days
MS Alto Douro Cruise - Boat upstream and downstream 8 Days
Spirit of Chartwell - Boat upstream and downstream 8 Days

Guests' Comments
Comment posted by Joe graham
2014-10-29 12:18:11
Enjoyed the day,staff were very helpful,our cruise was from Porto to Pinhao the river was very scenic with excellent commentary. Passing the dams was an experience, a marvellous feat of engineering. We had both breakfast and lunch on board and found both excellent. Highly recommended.
Comment posted by David White
2014-10-27 19:39:47
The process of booking the cruise through the web site was very efficient. More importantly , the staff were very helpful. They allowed us to pay in Euro after we had arrived in Portugal and gave guidance on the best hotel location to meet the boat . The cruise was very enjoyable, with excellent scenery . On the day that we did the cruise , the majority of passengers were from a music and dancing group from Braga. An excellent day enjoyed by my wife and I
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