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Douro River Cruises - Day Cruiuse

Porto, Portugal
+351 22 340 2500
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CroisiEurope 8-day Douro River Cruise - Porto to Salamanca, Spain

The boat (The Miguel Terga) was brand new and wonderful, as was the staff, the food and wine, daily... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2017
Jan K
New York
Barcadouro day cruise to Regua from porto

We booked this cruise to Regua which is 111 Km up the Douro river from Porto, its one way and you... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2017
Manchester, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good28%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible11%
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Porto, Portugal
+351 22 340 2500

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Reviewed 21 June 2017

The boat (The Miguel Terga) was brand new and wonderful, as was the staff, the food and wine, daily excursions and on-board evening entertainment. It was a great value. The average age of the guests, however, was about 70, so I don't think this is...More

3  Thank Jan K
Reviewed 15 June 2017

We booked this cruise to Regua which is 111 Km up the Douro river from Porto, its one way and you come back by train, the excursion cost 62.50 euros each and included breakfast and a 3 course lunch including wine and your train ticket...More

2  Thank PBX2014
Reviewed 13 June 2017

My wife and I were part of a group on River douro cruise for a week with Rivera.We flew into porto from london gatwick ,where our very elegant boat was ready for us.It was most enjoyable river cruise for a week.Highlights were going through highest...More

1  Thank anil1947
Reviewed 10 June 2017

We were walking in Gaia and decided to do a boat cruise - we found the blue boat river cruise. We booked a tour for 2 for 24 euro (both). You are provided earplugs to listen to the commentary. There was some delays in what...More

2  Thank Freddy_on_trips
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed the cruise very much, the staff was so pleasant and helpful and the breakfast and lunch excellent. Lunch consisted of a delicious 3 course meal with a bottle of wine per couple! Scenery was lovely. My only complaint was the commentary which was almost...More

1  Thank Vicki_E
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Bought the river cruise as part of a 2 day blue bus package, the extra 2 euro each seemed like value. That is 50 minutes of our lives we can't get back. The boat was packed full which was ok as long as people stayed...More

4  Thank Greg B
Reviewed 19 May 2017

The river is beautiful and the trip was lovely and relaxing. Johm, the guide, was friendly, knew is stuff, and spoke really good english. A must for anyone who needs a break, a quiet day out, and really good wine.

5  Thank Cecil P
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

If you want scenery and a day of doing nothing this is perfect for you. If you want to explore and learn more about the Douro valley region and actually spend your day wisely, please don't bother. For 90 Euros I expected more, like more...More

4  Thank Gabrielle L
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Just completed a one-week river cruise with Viking River Cruises on the Douro River, Portugal. Landscape is magnificent and the boat accommodations very good. As very few of the towns or attractions were right at the ports, we spent considerable time on motor coaches. Guides...More

6  Thank Glenda R
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

If you don't have a lot of time in Porto, I totally recommend you to go to the cruise since you have a chance to see many of the city in a short amount of time. On the day we went there, it was a...More

Thank Mikhal A
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28 July 2017|
Response from babyboomercanberra | Reviewed this property |
Personally i did not like the 1 day trip as it involved catching a train late in the afternoon heat and travelling back to porto. A night in Pinhao would be a good idea. That is why i did the week long river cruise this... More
Andrew A
14 May 2017|
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Response from CanadaPeter | Reviewed this property |
I booked it on the internet. You can go to Cruzeiros Douro's web site, all the info is there. Book it direct it's simple and easy. Enjoy your trip!
25 April 2017|
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Response from craigvassie | Reviewed this property |
We used Barcadouro