Blue Water Holidays
Blue Water Holidays - ABTA - ATOL - CLIA
Experts in River and Small Ship Cruising Holidays since 2002
01756 706500 +44 1756 706500
Blue Water Holidays - ABTA - ATOL - CLIA
01756 706500
+44 1756 706500

Lisbon and the Beautiful Douro

See the beautiful terraced vineyards, medieval cities and World Heritage Sites on this voyage from Porto, beginning with a 3-night pre-cruise stay in historic Lisbon. Includes guided excursions, unlimited complimentary drinks and gratuities

Fly Cruise
10 nights from £3349pp

River Cruise Holiday
  • Mateus Palace and Gardens
  • Salamanca
  • Boats on the River Douro

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Enjoy a 3-night stay in the historic city of Lisbon, where you can visit the magnificent Belem Tower and the 16th-century ornate Jeronimos Church, before exploring Coimbra, birthplace of Kings.

Travel to Porto where you will join your ship, Queen Isabel, for a 7-night cruise along the picturesque Douro River. Discover the medieval city centre of Porto, visit the fascinating Douro Museum and taste wine at the Quinta de Avessada wine estate.

Visit the historic university and spectacular Plaza Mayor in the medieval city of Salamanca, marvel at the 12th-century parish church in Castelo Rodrigo and discover the UNESCO World Heritage site of Guimaraes, before cruising to Porto.

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Lisbon and the Beautiful Douro River Itinerary

Day 1 - UK - Lisbon (Portugal)

Fly from the UK to Lisbon. Meet your representative on arrival and transfer to the hotel for your three-night stay.

Day 2 - Lisbon

Explore Lisbon with a guided tour taking in Belem Tower, the Manueline Jeronimos Monastery and sample a traditional delicacy at the famous pastry shop. (B)

Day 3 - Lisbon

Enjoy time at leisure in this cosmopolitan city, known as the 'City of Seven Hills'. Perhaps ride the famous iron elevator up to the bohemian Bairro Alto district to visit San Roque's magnificent baroque interior. (B)

Day 4 - Lisbon - Coimbra - Porto

En route to your ship, Queen Isabel (2019) or Sao Gabriel (2020), you will learn about Portugal's third largest city on a tour of Coimbra which includes a visit to the beautiful baroque library. Coimbra is known as the birthplace to six of Portugal's kings and is home to one of the oldest universities in Europe. Enjoy a traditional Portuguese lunch before travelling to Porto to embark your ship. (B,L,D)

Day 5 - Porto - Entre os Rios

Explore the centre of the Port wine industry, Porto, and choose from a choice of included excursions. Enjoy a panoramic tour, a walking tour with local food tastings and a vintage tram ride (2019 only) or a 'Do as the Locals Do' waking tour (2020 only). (B,L,D)

Day 6 - Regua - Pinhao

Learn about the region's winemaking history at the Douro Museum then travel to the hilltop winery Quinta da Avessada. (B,L,D)

Day 7 - Pinhao - Vega de Terron

Choose from two quintas to visit today. The first is Quinta do Seixo, a prestigious Port wine estate where you can sample some exceptional ports. Alternatively hike to a family-owned quinta for a tour and wine tasting. (B,L,D)

Day 8 - Vega de Terron - Salamanca - Barca d'Alva

Join a full day excursion to Salamanca, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, with countless beautiful baroque buildings to explore. (B, L, D)

Day 9 - Barca d'Alva - Pocinho - Regua

Travel through the countryside to the walled village of Castelo Rodrigo which dates back to the 12th century. Sample local delicacies including honey, olive oil and cheeses. Alternatively visit the Archaeological Park of the Coa Valley, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, considered to be one of the world's most important Paleolithic open-air rock art site. (B,L,D)

Day 10 - Guimaraes

Explore historic Guimaraes, recently declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site due to its well-preserved city centre. Enjoy a city tour through the narrow streets of the medieval quarter and to all the city's main highlights. Alternative excursion: Explore Porto's Ribeira district on foot. (B,L,D)

Day 11 - Porto - UK

Disembark your ship and transfer to Porto airport for your return flight to the UK. (B)

For navigational reasons the Captain of the ship reserves the right to modify the cruise itinerary

Price Includes

  • 7-night all-inclusive cruise
  • 3 nights in a Lisbon hotel on bed & breakfast basis
  • Return flights from the UK and overseas transfers
  • Unlimited beverages on board, including fine wine, beer, spirits, soft drinks, speciality coffee, tea and bottled water, plus many premium wines and spirits
  • Included shore excursions with English speaking guides as per itinerary (subject to change)
  • State-of-the-art Quietvox portable audio headset system on all shore excursions
  • All gratuities onboard and onshore
  • Captain's Dinner
  • All airport taxes, security charges and UK Air Passenger Duty
  • All port charges
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2020 Departures £ price per person based on 2 people sharing

  • April
    • Apr 9th - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Sao Gabriel From: £4649
      Classic Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £4699 Brochure Price from: £4799 Brochure Price from: £6199 Brochure Price from: £6899 Brochure Price from: £8099
      Blue Water Price from: £4649 Blue Water Price from: £4749 Blue Water Price from: £6149 Blue Water Price from: £6849 Blue Water Price from: £8049
    • Apr 16th - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Sao Gabriel From: £5149
      Classic Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £5199 Brochure Price from: £5299 Brochure Price from: £6699 Brochure Price from: £7399 Brochure Price from: £8599
      Blue Water Price from: £5149 Blue Water Price from: £5249 Blue Water Price from: £6649 Blue Water Price from: £7349 Blue Water Price from: £8549
    • Apr 23rd - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Sao Gabriel From: £5149
      Classic Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £5199 Brochure Price from: £5299 Brochure Price from: £6699 Brochure Price from: £7399 Brochure Price from: £8599
      Blue Water Price from: £5149 Blue Water Price from: £5249 Blue Water Price from: £6649 Blue Water Price from: £7349 Blue Water Price from: £8549
    • Apr 30th - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Sao Gabriel From: £5149
      Classic Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £5199 Brochure Price from: £5299 Brochure Price from: £6699 Brochure Price from: £7399 Brochure Price from: £8599
      Blue Water Price from: £5149 Blue Water Price from: £5249 Blue Water Price from: £6649 Blue Water Price from: £7349 Blue Water Price from: £8549
  • May
    • May 14th - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Sao Gabriel From: £5649
      Classic Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £5699 Brochure Price from: £5799 Brochure Price from: £7199 Brochure Price from: £7899 Brochure Price from: £9099
      Blue Water Price from: £5649 Blue Water Price from: £5749 Blue Water Price from: £7149 Blue Water Price from: £7849 Blue Water Price from: £9049
    • May 21st - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Sao Gabriel From: £5649
      Classic Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £5699 Brochure Price from: £5799 Brochure Price from: £7199 Brochure Price from: £7899 Brochure Price from: £9099
      Blue Water Price from: £5649 Blue Water Price from: £5749 Blue Water Price from: £7149 Blue Water Price from: £7849 Blue Water Price from: £9049
    • May 28th - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Sao Gabriel From: £5649
      Classic Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £5699 Brochure Price from: £5799 Brochure Price from: £7199 Brochure Price from: £7899 Brochure Price from: £9099
      Blue Water Price from: £5649 Blue Water Price from: £5749 Blue Water Price from: £7149 Blue Water Price from: £7849 Blue Water Price from: £9049
  • June
    • Jun 4th - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Sao Gabriel From: £6349
      Classic Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £6399 Brochure Price from: £6499 Brochure Price from: £7899 Brochure Price from: £8599 Brochure Price from: £9799
      Blue Water Price from: £6349 Blue Water Price from: £6449 Blue Water Price from: £7849 Blue Water Price from: £8549 Blue Water Price from: £9749
    • Jun 11th - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Sao Gabriel From: £5549
      Classic Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £5599 Brochure Price from: £5699 Brochure Price from: £7099 Brochure Price from: £7799 Brochure Price from: £8999
      Blue Water Price from: £5549 Blue Water Price from: £5649 Blue Water Price from: £7049 Blue Water Price from: £7749 Blue Water Price from: £8949
    • Jun 18th - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Sao Gabriel From: £5349
      Classic Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £5399 Brochure Price from: £5499 Brochure Price from: £6899 Brochure Price from: £7599 Brochure Price from: £8799
      Blue Water Price from: £5349 Blue Water Price from: £5449 Blue Water Price from: £6849 Blue Water Price from: £7549 Blue Water Price from: £8749
    • Jun 25th - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Sao Gabriel From: £5149
      Classic Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £5199 Brochure Price from: £5299 Brochure Price from: £6699 Brochure Price from: £7399 Brochure Price from: £8599
      Blue Water Price from: £5149 Blue Water Price from: £5249 Blue Water Price from: £6649 Blue Water Price from: £7349 Blue Water Price from: £8549
  • July
    • Jul 2nd - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Sao Gabriel From: £4649
      Classic Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £4699 Brochure Price from: £4799 Brochure Price from: £6199 Brochure Price from: £6899 Brochure Price from: £8099
      Blue Water Price from: £4649 Blue Water Price from: £4749 Blue Water Price from: £6149 Blue Water Price from: £6849 Blue Water Price from: £8049
    • Jul 9th - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Sao Gabriel From: £4649
      Classic Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £4699 Brochure Price from: £4799 Brochure Price from: £6199 Brochure Price from: £6899 Brochure Price from: £8099
      Blue Water Price from: £4649 Blue Water Price from: £4749 Blue Water Price from: £6149 Blue Water Price from: £6849 Blue Water Price from: £8049
    • Jul 16th - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Sao Gabriel From: £4649
      Classic Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £4699 Brochure Price from: £4799 Brochure Price from: £6199 Brochure Price from: £6899 Brochure Price from: £8099
      Blue Water Price from: £4649 Blue Water Price from: £4749 Blue Water Price from: £6149 Blue Water Price from: £6849 Blue Water Price from: £8049
    • Jul 23rd - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Sao Gabriel From: £4649
      Classic Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £4699 Brochure Price from: £4799 Brochure Price from: £6199 Brochure Price from: £6899 Brochure Price from: £8099
      Blue Water Price from: £4649 Blue Water Price from: £4749 Blue Water Price from: £6149 Blue Water Price from: £6849 Blue Water Price from: £8049
    • Jul 30th - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Sao Gabriel From: £4649
      Classic Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £4699 Brochure Price from: £4799 Brochure Price from: £6199 Brochure Price from: £6899 Brochure Price from: £8099
      Blue Water Price from: £4649 Blue Water Price from: £4749 Blue Water Price from: £6149 Blue Water Price from: £6849 Blue Water Price from: £8049
  • August
    • Aug 6th - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Sao Gabriel From: £4649
      Classic Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £4699 Brochure Price from: £4799 Brochure Price from: £6199 Brochure Price from: £6899 Brochure Price from: £8099
      Blue Water Price from: £4649 Blue Water Price from: £4749 Blue Water Price from: £6149 Blue Water Price from: £6849 Blue Water Price from: £8049
    • Aug 13th - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Sao Gabriel From: £4649
      Classic Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £4699 Brochure Price from: £4799 Brochure Price from: £6199 Brochure Price from: £6899 Brochure Price from: £8099
      Blue Water Price from: £4649 Blue Water Price from: £4749 Blue Water Price from: £6149 Blue Water Price from: £6849 Blue Water Price from: £8049
    • Aug 20th - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Sao Gabriel From: £4849
      Classic Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £4899 Brochure Price from: £4999 Brochure Price from: £6399 Brochure Price from: £7099 Brochure Price from: £8299
      Blue Water Price from: £4849 Blue Water Price from: £4949 Blue Water Price from: £6349 Blue Water Price from: £7049 Blue Water Price from: £8249
    • Aug 27th - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Sao Gabriel From: £4949
      Classic Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £4999 Brochure Price from: £5099 Brochure Price from: £6499 Brochure Price from: £7199 Brochure Price from: £8399
      Blue Water Price from: £4949 Blue Water Price from: £5049 Blue Water Price from: £6449 Blue Water Price from: £7149 Blue Water Price from: £8349
  • September
    • Sep 3rd - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Sao Gabriel From: £5349
      Classic Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £5399 Brochure Price from: £5499 Brochure Price from: £6899 Brochure Price from: £7599 Brochure Price from: £8799
      Blue Water Price from: £5349 Blue Water Price from: £5449 Blue Water Price from: £6849 Blue Water Price from: £7549 Blue Water Price from: £8749
    • Sep 10th - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Sao Gabriel From: £6149
      Classic Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £6199 Brochure Price from: £6299 Brochure Price from: £7699 Brochure Price from: £8399 Brochure Price from: £9599
      Blue Water Price from: £6149 Blue Water Price from: £6249 Blue Water Price from: £7649 Blue Water Price from: £8349 Blue Water Price from: £9549
    • Sep 17th - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Sao Gabriel From: £5949
      Classic Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £5999 Brochure Price from: £6099 Brochure Price from: £7499 Brochure Price from: £8199 Brochure Price from: £9399
      Blue Water Price from: £5949 Blue Water Price from: £6049 Blue Water Price from: £7449 Blue Water Price from: £8149 Blue Water Price from: £9349
    • Sep 24th - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Sao Gabriel From: £6149
      Classic Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £6199 Brochure Price from: £6299 Brochure Price from: £7699 Brochure Price from: £8399 Brochure Price from: £9599
      Blue Water Price from: £6149 Blue Water Price from: £6249 Blue Water Price from: £7649 Blue Water Price from: £8349 Blue Water Price from: £9549
  • October
    • Oct 1st - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Sao Gabriel From: £5549
      Classic Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £5599 Brochure Price from: £5699 Brochure Price from: £7099 Brochure Price from: £7799 Brochure Price from: £8999
      Blue Water Price from: £5549 Blue Water Price from: £5649 Blue Water Price from: £7049 Blue Water Price from: £7749 Blue Water Price from: £8949
    • Oct 8th - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Sao Gabriel From: £5849
      Classic Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £5899 Brochure Price from: £5999 Brochure Price from: £7399 Brochure Price from: £8099 Brochure Price from: £9299
      Blue Water Price from: £5849 Blue Water Price from: £5949 Blue Water Price from: £7349 Blue Water Price from: £8049 Blue Water Price from: £9249
    • Oct 15th - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Sao Gabriel From: £5849
      Classic Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £5899 Brochure Price from: £5999 Brochure Price from: £7399 Brochure Price from: £8099 Brochure Price from: £9299
      Blue Water Price from: £5849 Blue Water Price from: £5949 Blue Water Price from: £7349 Blue Water Price from: £8049 Blue Water Price from: £9249
    • Oct 29th - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Sao Gabriel From: £4649
      Classic Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £4699 Brochure Price from: £4799 Brochure Price from: £6199 Brochure Price from: £6899 Brochure Price from: £8099
      Blue Water Price from: £4649 Blue Water Price from: £4749 Blue Water Price from: £6149 Blue Water Price from: £6849 Blue Water Price from: £8049
  • November
    • Nov 5th - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Sao Gabriel From: £4649
      Classic Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £4699 Brochure Price from: £4799 Brochure Price from: £6199 Brochure Price from: £6899 Brochure Price from: £8099
      Blue Water Price from: £4649 Blue Water Price from: £4749 Blue Water Price from: £6149 Blue Water Price from: £6849 Blue Water Price from: £8049
    • Nov 12th - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Sao Gabriel From: £4349
      Classic Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £4399 Brochure Price from: £4499 Brochure Price from: £5899 Brochure Price from: £6599 Brochure Price from: £7799
      Blue Water Price from: £4349 Blue Water Price from: £4449 Blue Water Price from: £5849 Blue Water Price from: £6549 Blue Water Price from: £7749
    • Nov 19th - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Sao Gabriel From: £4349
      Classic Deluxe French Balcony Suite Grand Suite
      Brochure Price from: £4399 Brochure Price from: £4499 Brochure Price from: £5899 Brochure Price from: £6599 Brochure Price from: £7799
      Blue Water Price from: £4349 Blue Water Price from: £4449 Blue Water Price from: £5849 Blue Water Price from: £6549 Blue Water Price from: £7749

Price Information

  • Flight supplement may apply in peak season.
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