Delightful Douro with Lisbon

Start your 11 day tour & cruise with a 3 night stay in Lisbon before a stunning all-inclusive river cruise along the Douro river from picturesque Porto.

11 Days
Lisbon to Porto
From (USD)
$ 5,195
Dates & Pricing

2021 Lisbon > Porto

Tour Map
Tour Code:
LIDO
Duration:
11 days
Departure City:
Lisbon
Return City:
Porto

Selected Itinerary

11 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Lisbon

    On arrival to Lisbon you’ll be transferred to your hotel for the next three nights. Tonight, enjoy a welcome drink with your Tour Director and fellow guests to toast the wonderful experience that awaits.

  2. Day 2 - Lisbon

    This morning, take part in a guided exploration of Portugal’s pretty capital, stopping along the way to visit Jeronimos Monastery and taste the Portuguese favourite, Pateis de Nata.

    Freechoice

    Visit the Maritime Museum and learn the nautical history of this once dominant seafaring nation. Alternatively, climb to the hilltop town of Sintra and visit the national monument Palacio Nacional.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  3. Day 3 - Lisbon

    Enjoy time at leisure to take advantage of everything that Lisbon has to offer. This evening you’ll get to experience Portuguese cuisine at its finest at your farewell dinner.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  4. Day 4 - Lisbon > Porto

    The journey via Portugal’s medieval capital, Coimbra, will see you travelling to Porto where you’ll board the luxurious Scenic Azure for your cruise of the idyllic Douro Valley.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  5. Day 5 - Porto > Regua

    Today, enjoy on board activities such as traditional tile painting, or simply relax as your luxurious Scenic Space-Ship meanders its way to Regua where you have the chance to explore the Douro Museum at your leisure. Learn about the culture, history and identity of the people living in this wine-growing region of the Douro Valley.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - Regua > Vega de Terron

    Freechoice

    Tour the elegant town of Lamego, with its many fine Baroque structures such as the Shrine of our Lady of Remedies and the Lamego museum, both of which you will get the opportunity to visit. Alternatively enjoy a guided visit of the iconic Mateus Palace, which graces the labels of its famous rosé.

    Enjoy a full afternoon cruising the World Heritage-listed Vinhateiro wine region as you continue towards Spain.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - Salamanca

    Take your time absorbing the architectural splendour of Salamanca. Explore the city on a guided tour before some time at leisure followed by a delicious lunch accompanied by a special Flamenco performance.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - Pocinho > Pinhão

    Take a leisurely cruise this morning to nearby Pocinho.

    Freechoice

    Visit the award winning Côa Valley Museum or, if you’re a little more adventurous at heart, take a canoeing excursion on the Sabor River. Alternatively, join the ‘Tastes of the Côa Valley’ excursion and sample some of the regions produce such as jams,marmalades and sugared almonds.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  9. Day 9 - Pinhão > Porto

    Visit the remarkable village of Provesende, showcasing the Portugal of yesteryear. Wander the atmospheric streets of this quaint village with the locals as they proudly introduce you to their way of life – an experience exclusive for Scenic guests.

    Enrich

    The beauty of São Francisco Church is sure to impress. The facade is a mixture of Gothic and Baroque architecture, while the interior glows with intricate wood carvings covered in gold. Witness a spectacular private concert in these wondrous surroundings.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  10. Day 10 - Porto

    Today, discover the historic treasures of Porto, including a visit to Palacio da Bolsa, a neoclassical-style building that started construction in 1842 and took over 65 years to complete.

    Freechoice

    Tour Guimarães, the seat of the first King of Portugal, including the impressive Ducal Palace, or enjoy a tasting in the fairytale environs of Quinta da Aveleda

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  11. Day 11 - Porto

    After breakfast, transfer to Porto airport for your onward or homebound flight, taking wonderful memories with you.

    Please note: Pre-release itinerary subject to change.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

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