Join Me on the Douro River
Dreaming of discovering one of Europe’s most unspoiled regions known as Port country? Rambling vineyards and sparkling waters create an incomparable backdrop and famed UNESCO World Heritage Site - the Douro River Valley.
Join me in Madrid - Spain’s capital since the Spanish Golden age, known for its historic districts, art, music and epicurean delights, during a pre-cruise land extension. After visiting Spain’s timeless jewels, Madrid, Toledo and Salamanca, set sail along the UNESCO-designated Douro River accompanied by your dedicated Cruise Manager, who is beside you every step of your river cruise and land journey.
On AmaWaterways’ Flavors of Portugal and Spain river cruise itinerary, elevate your gastronomic experience at the Chef’s Table Specialty Restaurant. Enjoy a delightful multi-course dinner prepared before your eyes by passionate chefs. Throughout your journey, you’ll be treated to exquisite, locally-sourced cuisine paired with local wine—including the region’s signature Port.
In Porto, Portugal on AmaWaterways’ Flavors of Portugal and Spain itinerary, you’ll discover the historic quarter which blends the best of old and new, including the Cathedral and the São Bento Railway Station, known for its blue and white panels depicting scenes from Portuguese history. After, enjoy a tasting of authentic Port wine.
When you join AmaWaterways on their Flavors of Portugal and Spain itinerary, your vacation doesn’t have to end on your luxurious ship. Uncover a treasure trove of Old-World architecture and captivating stories of famed explorers in one of Europe’s most beautiful cities, Lisbon. Plus, discover Sintra, one of the most picturesque mountain villages in Portugal, a former summer residence of the Portuguese royal family and a source of inspiration for Lord Byron and generations of artists and poets.
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Scooter Tessari, MCC, owns The Cruise Center, Inc. in Kalamazoo, Michigan, and operates the website Tasteful Journeys devoted to enrichment vacations with a culinary accent and featuring cruises, tours, and custom designed vacation packages.