Spirit of Chartwell River Cruise
Enjoy the luxurious features of MV Spirit of Chartwell during your 7-night cruise
Visit Vila Nova de Gaia, Porto, Regua, Barca d'Alva,and Salamanca.
Embark on a wonderful, 8-day cruise on board the Spirit of Chartwell and discover Portugal's diverse landscape and rich gastronomy. This cruising holiday takes you Portugal's cities and towns rich in culture and sightds, including the stunning Vila Nova de Gaia, Porto, Regua, Barca d'Alva and Salamanca. This cruise includes all on-board activities, off-ship dinner events, and tours with guide and/or tour escort.
MV Spirit of Chartwell is a Portuguese hotel barge focusing on luxury Douro River cruises. It was recently refurbished and was used by, Her Majesty The Queen's Diamond Jubilee, reflecting the ship’s commitment to elegance and first-class service. MV Spirit of Chartwell has 14 double cabins, 1 suite, restaurant, piano bar and sun deck.
- Private tours
- Bar drinks
- Products from the shop
- Selected wines
- All the items not mentioned above
Embarkation at Vila Nova de Gaia pier. Enjoy a welcome cocktail and dinner on board. Overnight in Vila Nova de Gaia.
Breakfast service on board. Discover Porto with a city tour including a visit to the cellars. Lunch on board. Ship sails from Vila Nova de Gaia to Entre-os-Rios. Vintage Port ceremony will take place followed by dinner on board. Overnight in Entre-os-Rios.
Breakfast service on board. Ship sails from Entre-os-Rios to Régua. Enjoy lunch on board. Join a tour of Lamego. Dinner at a wine production area in Quinta. Overnight in Régua.
Breakfast service on board. Ship sails from Régua to Barca D’Alva. Enjoy lunch on board. Join a tour of Castelo Rodrigo. Dinner on board. Portuguese music show on board. Overnight in Barca D’Alva.
Breakfast service on board. Tour of Salamanca with lunch and Flamenco show. Barbecue dinner on board. Overnight in Barca D’Alva.
Breakfast service on board. Ship sails from Barca D’Alva to Régua. Lunch on board. Tour of Mateus Palace and Gardens. Enjoy this day's presentation - Lecture: Portugal Today. Dinner on board. Overnight in Régua.
Breakfast service on board. Ship sails from Régua to Entre-os-Rios. Visit and lunch to Quinta da Aveleda. Ship sails from Entreos - Rios to Vila Nova de Gaia. Dinner on board. Overnight in Vila Nova de Gaia.
Breakfast service on board. After breakfast, disembark at Vila Nova de Gaia pier.
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