Portugal, Spain & the Douro River Valley
LISBON TO PORTO | 11 DAYS
2020 | A captivating journey that pays tribute to the “Age of Exploration,” cruising through the dramatic UNESCO-designated Douro River Valley.
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 also offers an 11-day version of this itinerary, featuring additional excursions in Lisbon and Coimbra. Click here for more information.