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Romance of the Douro River

Sept 29 - Oct 10 , 2021

Tour Operator: AHI Travel


Activity Level: Moderate

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If you would like to receive the final brochure for this tour as soon as it’s available, please call us at 206-685-9276 or email us at uwaatour@uw.edu

The romantic splendor of the Douro River is yours to enjoy on this 10-night journey. Savor the iconic waterway and its winemaking history on a 7-night cruise and venture beyond to see Portugal’s capital city of Lisbon, the Alto Douro Wine Region, elegant Salamanca, Spain, and more on this sun-kissed sojourn.

Single supplement waived for solo travelers! This offer is limited, capacity controlled and tends to sell out quickly, so book early to reserve your space.

Highlights

  • Spend three nights amid Lisbon’s intriguing landmarks and neighborhoods
  • Travel through the rolling hills of the Alto Douro wine region and visit a quinta for a port wine tasting
  • Walk in the footsteps of Portuguese aristocracy at Mateus Palace
  • Visit romantic Óbidos and witness the renowned University of Coimbra before traveling to colorful Porto, spread across the banks of the river
  • Explore Porto’s maze of medieval alleys and colorful neighborhoods
  • Appreciate the splendor of Salamanca, an elegant Spanish city
  • Places of Interest: Lisbon, Óbidos, Porto, Vila Real, Salamanca and more

Program Itinerary is subject to change. See final brochure for complete details.

Cost Details

Please see tour brochure for details.

Single Supplement: No single supplement; space is limited!

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I have been on several trips and keep coming back. We always see wonderful things at a pace that gives one time to absorb it all.
Linda Westfall, ‘61

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