Experience the Beauty of the Douro Valley and Savour the Taste of Port in its Birthplace - 2023 sailings from £1,845 per person* 
Relax Onboard the MS Douro Serenity and Enjoy Awe-Inspiring Scenery 
Enjoy Nicko's unrivalled All-Inclusive cruising experience as you cruise along the Douro Valley, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, characterised by steep slopes and stunning wine terraces 
Explore the beauty of Porto’s architecture and be transported back to the Middle Ages in the charming cities of the Portuguese hinterland 
Porto gave its name to one of the finest wines in the world: the Port wine that simply must be tried from a traditional wine cellar 
Visit The Spanish city of Salamanca, a “living museum”, where you can practically touch history in the form of centuries-old buildings 
Take a guided tour through the tranquil city of Pinhão, for dinner at a traditional vineyard, before visiting charming city of Guimarães 
Day 1: Porto: 
Fly from London to Porto and transfer to vessel. Embarkation from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. 
Day 2: Porto / Caldas de Aregos 
Porto: Casting off 2:30 p.m. 
City tour/walk through port wine’s namesake Porto finishing with a visit to one of the oldest port houses in Gaia complete with port wine tasting. 
Caldas de Aregos: Mooring 7:00 p.m. 
Day 3: Caldas de Aregos / Pinhão 
Caldas de Aregos: Casting off 7:00 a.m. 
Pinhão: Mooring 11:00 a.m. 
Visit to a traditional Quinta (vineyard) with lunch. Excursion to the magnificent Baroque Mateus Palace and park-like garden in Vila Real. Guided tour of tranquil Pinhão, including a visit to the famous station, decorated with blue and white ceramic tiles. 
Day 4: Pinhão / Barca d’Alva 
Pinhão: Casting off 8:00 a.m. 
Barca d’Alva: Mooring 2:00 p.m. 
Excursion to the ruins of Castelo Rodrigo in one of the historic parishes of Portugal. 
Day 5: Barca d’Alva / Pocinho 
Barca d’Alva: Casting off 6:00 p.m. 
Day trip to the Spanish university town of Salamanca for a visit to the impressive cathedral and Plaza Mayor (includes lunch). 
Pocinho: Mooring 8:00 p.m. 
Day 6: Pocinho / Régua 
Pocinho: Casting off 7:00 a.m. 
Régua: Mooring 2:30 p.m. 
Excursion to the pilgrimage site Lamego, with its impressive open-air staircase and Gothic cathedral. 
Day 7: Régua / Porto 
Régua: Casting off 7:00 a.m. 
Porto: Mooring 2:00 p.m. 
Excursion to the “Cradle of the Nation of Portugal” Guimarães. 
Day 8: Porto 
Disembarkation until 9:00am. Transfer to Porto Airport for return journey home or extend your stay in Porto with a City Stay package (pricing on request) 
MS Douro Queen 
Taking advantage of the warm Portuguese weather, MS Douro Queen’s sun deck runs the length of the ship, offering a swimming pool for a refreshing dip, comfortable loungers for relaxation, as well as tables and chairs for socialising. Those seeking a little shade will appreciate the covered seating area, ensuring everyone has somewhere comfortable to enjoy the panoramic views of the Douro Valley’s picturesque terraces 
What's Included ... 
Economy flight from London and overseas transfers to and from vessel 
Seven nights cruise including all meals 
Unlimited drinks inc wine, beer, cocktails and all non alcoholic drinks 
Nightly onboard entertainment 
Five Guided Excursions 
Onboard WiFi 
All Port Charges 
Full ATOL financial protection 
*Selected dates only. 
Prices are per person based on two people sharing a cabin. Prices may be subject to change due to flight availability/pricing. Please call on 01347 822541 for up to date pricing and availability. Single supplements vary depending on cabin category and date of travel, please call for details. 
Contact Andrew on 01347 822541 or mailto:enquiries@cruiseeiver.co.uk 

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