Cruise & Rail: Milan, Venice & Istanbul
18 Days | Milan to Istanbul
2022 | NEW FOR 2022! Discover a unique blend of eastern and western cultures on a one-of-a-kind journey by land, cruise and train.
An extraordinary journey designed for culturally curious travelers.
Following the Douro River through Portugal and into Spain, you’ll cruise past steeply terraced hillsides, quaint villages and acres of ripe vineyards. Dine on traditional fare in majestic Coimbra, the birthplace of six Portuguese kings; enjoy private tastings of Port; and 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. Your journey ends in Lisbon, the city that launched some of the world’s most renowned explorers. There’s no better way to discover Europe’s best-kept secret than this scenic and all-inclusive river cruise!
Uniworld also offers an 8-day cruise-only version of this itinerary. Click here for more information.
2022 | Go off the beaten path from Vienna to Nuremberg to Prague and uncover the scenic wonders that rest along the Danube.
2022 | Germany’s spectacular backdrops and breathtaking natural wonders will reveal themselves as you cruise along the alluring Moselle and Rhine rivers.