CRUISING PORTUGAL'S DOURO RIVER VALLEY
Sail the Douro River on an AmaWaterways River Cruise, visiting six ports with views of enchanting native farms against a backdrop of the unspoiled Port country – the world’s oldest wine region. Sail round-trip from Porto, the beautiful “City of Bridges”, visit Regua, the ‘capital’ of the Douro Valley; Barca d’Alva, the last Portuguese village along the Douro and marvel at Salamanca, the UNESCO-designated “Golden City”.
An Expert Wine Host will be onboard to lead you through wine tastings and wine pairing dinners, along with accompanying you on select shore excursions. With the food and wine pairing events, you will indulge in wine perfectly chosen to meld with the food on your plate and on your palate for an unforgettable experience. You will enhance your knowledge of new world and old world wines from around the world. A variety of daily shore excursions are offered: either wine-themed or standard tours of the region. You can choose how you would like to explore the unique and beautiful landscape of Portugal, one of Europe’s most unadulterated places.
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- Edible Destinations culinary four-day pre-cruise option.
- Expert Wine Host onboard
- Delight in authentic Portuguese wine traditions and cuisine
- Private wine tastings and wine pairing dinner
- Visit UNESCO World Heritage sites – Salamanca and Porto’s historic quarters
Rates are per person, land only, and based on double occupancy. Rates are subject to change and based on availability. Pricing does not include airfare, port charges, extra nights, optional services, gratuities or revision fees, except where noted. You are responsible for calling your AAA Travel Agent to check passport requirements, visa requirements, recommended vaccines, and/or any additional documentation needed for your participation in the vacation. Additional advisements may be required at time of booking. A AAA Colorado escort may be provided on these departures with a minimum number of participants.