DAY 1: PORTO
Boarding in the end of the afternoon. Presentation of the crew and welcome cocktail. Dinner on board. Optional excursion to explore Porto by night.
DAY 2: PORTO
Full board on board. Optional guided tour of Porto, one of the oldest cities in Europe, with a historic center that is recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Visit of a wine cellar and tasting of this “precious nectar”. Free time in the city. Fado-themed evening.
DAY 3: PORTO - REGUA
Full board on board. Optional excursion to Braga, nicknamed the “Rome of Portugal” because of its religious architecture of very high quality. Return on board in Leverinho and sailing to Régua. Passing through the gigantic lock at Carrapatello. Dancing evening or free stroll through Régua by night.
DAY 4: REGUA - VEGA DE TERON
Full board on board. Optional excursion to Vila Réal: visit of the Solar de Mateus Manor and walk through the beautiful gardens. Return on board in Pinhão. The cruise continues in the heart of the most famous vineyards in Porto, past magnificent hills covered with vine trellises. Arrival in Vega de Teron. Evening of Flamenco entertainment.
DAY 5: BARCA D'ALVA (optional excursion to Salamanca)
Full board on board. Optional excursion to Salamanca. This town of dazzling beauty houses some extraordinary Roman, Arabic, and Christian architectural treasures. Return on board in Barca d'Alva. Evening of entertainment on board.
DAY 6: BARCA D'ALVA - FERRADOSA - PINHAO
Full board on board. Morning spend sailing. Stop in Ferradosa and “wines of Porto” excursion: follow the road through the vineyards, stop at an overlook surrounded by vines and tasting of wines of Porto. Return on board in Pinhão. Free afternoon. Gala evening.
DAY 7: PINHAO - PORTO
Full board on board. Guided tour of Lamego: discovery of the Nossa Senhora dos Remedios sanctuary and the cathedral. Return on board in Régua. Afternoon spend sailing. Arrival in Porto. Traditional folklore-themed evening.
DAY 8: PORTO
Buffet breakfast on board. Disembark in the morning. End of our services.