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

Unforgettable Douro with Lisbon

Enjoy a hotel stay in Lisbon and a luxurious voyage along the River Douro showcasing the region's celebrated flavours on custom-built Scenic Azure. Includes shore excursions, return flights from the UK, butler service, complimentary drinks and all gratuities

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13 nights from £4545pp

River Cruise Holiday
  • Belem Tower, Lisbon
  • Monastery of Jeronimos, Lisbon
  • Lisbon skyline
  • Porto
  • Porto
  • Regua
  • Vineyard on the Douro
  • Salamanca
  • Pinhao
  • Pinhao railway station

Call us on 01756 706500 (+44 1756 706500) to discuss this holiday

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Discover Lisbon's iconic landmarks including the magnificent Belem Tower and impressive Monument to the Explorers, before heading to the World Heritage city of Porto, once an outpost of the Roman Empire where you will embark your ship, the custom-built Scenic Azure.

Enjoy a wine tasting at Quinta Aveleda or visit Guimaraes, the seat of the first King of Portugal on Scenic FreeChoice excursions from Entre-os-Rios, before travelling to Regua where you can take part in an exclusive cocktail event as the sun sets behind the vineyards.

Spend a full day cruising the Douro Valley's Vinhateiro wine growing region to Vega de Terron. The region is classified as a World Heritage site and has a 2000 year history of wine production.

Visit Salamanca, a city with a rich history where you can enjoy a traditional lunch, go canoeing on the Sabor River during your time in the remote Coa Valley and take the opportunity to meet the locals of a traditional village just outside Pinhao, before Scenic Azure heads back to Porto.

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Lisbon and the Douro River Itinerary

Day 1 - UK - Lisbon (Portugal)

Choose from a selection of regional airports. On arrival in Lisbon, you will be met and transferred to the Sheraton Lisbon for a three-night stay. Tonight, enjoy a Welcome Reception. (D)

Day 2 - Lisbon

Enjoy a guided tour of Lisbon this morning with highlights including the Belem Tower and the Monument to the Explorers. Later, choose from a selection of Scenic FreeChoice excursions, including a trip to the Maritime Museum or Sintra Palace in the hilltop town of Sintra. (B)

Day 3 - Lisbon

Spend the day at leisure in Lisbon. Perhaps visit the fashionable boutiques in the city centre, explore the surrounding villages or relax on the beautiful beaches. Your Tour Director will be on hand to advise you. (B, D)

Day 4 - Lisbon - Porto

Travel to Porto, arriving this afternoon. Transfer to your luxurious ship, Scenic Azure and settle into your cabin. Tonight, there is a Welcome Reception on board. (B,D)

Day 5 - Porto - Entre-os-Rios

The World Heritage city of Porto was an outpost of the Roman Empire and is one of the oldest European centres. Discover the treasures of this city on an included tour before spending a relaxing afternoon cruising along the Douro on the way to Entre-os-Rios (B,L,D)

Day 6 - Entre-os-Rios - Regua

Today, choose from two Scenic FreeChoice excursions. The first is a visit to Guimaraes which was the seat of the first King of Portugal. See the magnificent medieval castle on a guided tour. Alternatively, travel to Quinta Aveleda, a famous regional wine producer where you can enjoy a tasting. In Regua you can explore the Douro Museum at your own pace. (B,L,D)

Day 7 - Regua

Enjoy a guided tour of Lamego with its impressive Baroque architecture or visit the 18th-century Mateus Palace on a Scenic FreeChoice excursion. Travel to the beautiful Varosa Valley and visit the beautiful village of Tarouca. (B,L,D)

Day 8 - Regua - Vega de Terron

Spend a full day cruising the Douro Valley's Vinhateiro wine growing region. It is classified as a World Heritage Site and its port wine has been world famous since the 18th century. The tradition of viticulture has resulted in a landscape of unique beauty matched by the warmth of locals. (B,L,D)

Day 9 - Salamanca (Spain)

This morning there is a scenic drive through Spanish farmlands to the World Heritage city of Salamanca, renowned for its ornate sandstone architecture. Enjoy a delicious tapas-style lunch of locally produced delicacies accompanied by a Flamenco show. (B,L,D)

Day 10 - Pocinho (Portugal) - Pinhao

Leisurely cruising over breakfast to Pocinho, our gateway to the remote Coa Valley. You can choose from three Scenic FreeChoice excursions today. Visit the award winning Coa Valley Museum and take part in a pre-historic workshop on a guided tour, enjoy a canoeing excursion on the Sabor River or perhaps join a tastes of the Coa valley excursion. Enjoy a cocktail on deck whilst cruising this picturesque stretch of river. Tonight there is a traditional Portuguese music performance on board. (B,L,D)

Day 11 - Pinhao

Explore the beautiful village of Provesende with the locals as they introduce you to their way of life. You'll also visit the church for a special recital and enjoy a wine tasting at Morgadio da Calcada. There is also a Freechoice excursion to a local quinta estate for tasting of their famous export, or an energetic hike through the vineyards for a tasting among the vines. (B,L,D)

Day 12 - Pinhao - Porto

Enjoy an exclusive Douro Valley Wine Review and onboard activities as you head to Porto. Take part in a Scenic Enrich experience this evening. Enjoy a spectacular private music performance at the beautiful Sao Francisco Church. (B,L,D)

Day 13 - Porto

Visit the oldest remaining Canning Factory in Porto, explore a local corking factory or visit Vila Nova de Gaia for a port tasting in one Porto's most famous cellars. This afternoon there is time to explore Porto at leisure. (B,L,D)

Day 14 - Porto - UK

After breakfast, disembark in Porto and transfer to the airport for your return flight to the UK. (B)

The Captain reserves the right to alter the itinerary to suit wind and weather conditions.

Price Includes

  • 10-night all inclusive cruise
  • 3-night stay at the Sheraton Lisbon
  • Return flights from a choice of UK regional airports
  • Transfers to and from airport and ship
  • Unlimited beverages on board, including fine wine, beer, spirits, soft drinks, specialty coffee, tea and bottled water (Selected premium beverages not included)
  • Personal butler service with all cabins
  • All tipping and gratuities
  • Included shore excursions (as mentioned in itinerary)
  • Captain's Welcome and Farewell dinners
  • On board entertainment and insightful lectures
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • All port charges, airport taxes, security charges and UK Air Passenger Duty

Special Features

  • Scenic FreeChoice excursions:
  • Scenic Enrich:
  • Enjoy fine dining accompanied by a music performance at at the Sao Francisco Church
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2019 Departures £ price per person based on 2 people sharing

  • October
    • Oct 17th - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Scenic Azure From: £4545
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2020 Departures £ price per person based on 2 people sharing

  • March
    • Mar 31st - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Scenic Azure From: £4595
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  • April
    • Apr 10th - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Scenic Azure From: £4595
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  • May
    • May 4th - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Scenic Azure From: £4795
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  • June
    • Jun 7th - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Scenic Azure From: £4795
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    • Jun 17th - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Scenic Azure From: £4795
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    • Jun 27th - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Scenic Azure From: £4795
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  • July
    • Jul 7th - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Scenic Azure From: £4695
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    • Jul 17th - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Scenic Azure From: £4695
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    • Jul 27th - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Scenic Azure From: £4695
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  • August
    • Aug 6th - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Scenic Azure From: £4745
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    • Aug 16th - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Scenic Azure From: £4745
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  • September
    • Sep 9th - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Scenic Azure From: £5045
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  • October
    • Oct 9th - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Scenic Azure From: £4595
      Cat E Standard Suite Cat D Standard Suite Cat C1 Riverview Suite Cat C Balcony Suite Cat BB Balcony Suite Cat B Balcony Suite Cat BJ Junior Balcony Suite Cat PA Balcony Suite Cat P Balcony Suite Cat RJ Junior Balcony Suite Cat RP Royal One
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    • Oct 26th - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Scenic Azure From: £4595
      Cat E Standard Suite Cat D Standard Suite Cat C1 Riverview Suite Cat C Balcony Suite Cat BB Balcony Suite Cat B Balcony Suite Cat BJ Junior Balcony Suite Cat PA Balcony Suite Cat P Balcony Suite Cat RJ Junior Balcony Suite Cat RP Royal One
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  • November
    • Nov 5th - Lisbon to Porto - Sailing on: Scenic Azure From: £4595
      Cat E Standard Suite Cat D Standard Suite Cat C1 Riverview Suite Cat C Balcony Suite Cat BB Balcony Suite Cat B Balcony Suite Cat BJ Junior Balcony Suite Cat PA Balcony Suite Cat P Balcony Suite Cat RJ Junior Balcony Suite Cat RP Royal One
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Price Information

  • Prices are per person based on two sharing a cabin. Single supplements are available - please contact us
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