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Douro River Cruises - Day Cruiuse

Porto, Portugal
+351 22 340 2500
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CroisiEurope Budapest to Amsterdam

Have just completed an 18 day cruise from Budapest to Amsterdam with CroisiEurope. The boat was... read more

Reviewed July 16, 2016
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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Relaxing and beautiful

We did the tour that goes from Porto on a train (departing from the beautifully decorated train... read more

Reviewed July 13, 2016
Toronto, Canada
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Porto, Portugal
+351 22 340 2500

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Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

Have just completed an 18 day cruise from Budapest to Amsterdam with CroisiEurope. The boat was the MS Victor Hugo. There were 6 in our party from New Zealand and we took the all inclusive package. The boat can take about 90 passengers and is...More

4  Thank JennyTheron
Reviewed July 13, 2016

We did the tour that goes from Porto on a train (departing from the beautifully decorated train station) where you get to see lovely scenery all the way to a little town and then come back on a cruise boat where you have a fine...More

10  Thank MaureenRBM
Reviewed July 13, 2016

We booked a two-day river cruise with Barcadouro hoping to enjoy a peaceful river cruise. We hadn't realised how crowded the smallish boat would be as hadn't been informed it would also contain day trippers. It would have been impossible to crowd any more people...More

4  Thank LeoJoan
Reviewed July 11, 2016

Boarded the boat at 8.00am at Gaia. A disappointing breakfast of coffee and two rolls with jam. There were way too many people on this trip. The downstairs restaurant was crammed which meant not enough seats on deck. So either sitting in a gateway or...More

2  Thank John T
Reviewed July 11, 2016

Went with Barcodouro cruises from Porto. Breakfast on board first thing just rolls and jellies with coffee or tea. Beautiful cruise upstream through three amazingly deep locks. Then lunch on board served by crew. Three course hot meal including meat and soup,cheesecake for pudding -...More

2  Thank aparker456
Reviewed July 7, 2016

Boarded the ship at 8 am and once everyone was on board, we all proceeded to eat breakfast. I was travelling solo and was seated with other English speaking people and was greatly relieved as that was my only language.The other two couples were charming...More

2  Thank sandyb857
Reviewed July 4, 2016

We took the 9.10 train to Regau (took a couple of hours) The train goes along the side of the river. The weather was beautiful so we have some super photographs. The boat trip back was also well worth it. We went below for a...More

3  Thank Pamela P
Reviewed June 30, 2016

We took and afternoon cruise from Regua, and the boat had come from Porto. A couple of hours cruising up the beautiful Douro River to Pinhao. A short Port tasting and a walk around town and a 20 minute ride back on the train. Douro...More

4  Thank cruicad
Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

If you are in Porto then this cruise is a must do. Worthy every penny and more. The cruise is about 6 hours and begins at Ribeira area. The cost is 60 euros per person and includes breakfast and lunch and a return train ticket...More

4  Thank Vishwanath T
Reviewed June 18, 2016

When we booked our day long cruise of the Douro with PortoDouro, they insisted we pay in advance, so we did. When we arrived in Portugal, a couple days before the cruise they sent us an email saying the trip was cancelled. Period. My wife...More

4  Thank Mark G
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Andrew A
May 14, 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!
April 24, 2017|
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Response from craigvassie | Reviewed this property |
We used Barcadouro
Maggie L
April 16, 2017|
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Response from craigvassie | Reviewed this property |
Hi It should be running. You"lol need to email them. I got a same day reply when I booked. They were 10/10 helpful. Enjoy your trip Craig