Sku: 143519

On our river cruises, you will enjoy an extensive lineup of included tours. In many cases, you will have a choice of excursions, such as standard tours, bike tours, hikes and Special Interest Tours. We always include a large variety of activities so that you can choose how you want to explore. No matter your preference, your days will be full of discovery and wonder.

Start in Vega de Terron and end in Porto! With the River Cruise tour Flavors of Portugal & Spain 2023 Start Vega de Terrón, End Porto, you have an 8 days tour package taking you through Vega de Terron, Spain and 6 other destinations in Europe. Flavours of Portugal & Spain 2023 Start Vega de Terrón, End Porto includes accommodation, an expert guide, meals, transport and more.

Additional Information:

Tour Operator: AmaWaterways
Ship capacity: 162
Age range: 12 to 90
Operated in: English
Tour id: 143519
Hygiene Measures: Included


Day 1: Vega De Terrón – Embarkation

Board your river ship for your Flavors of Portugal & Spain cruise. (D)

Day 2: Vega De Terrón – Barca D’alva – Pinhão, Portugal

Venture to Castelo Rodrigo, known as the “White Village” because of its almond trees. The site offers spectacular views of the surrounding area. Join a walking tour through its medieval streets and see the houses and establishments with 16th-century façade and Manueline-style windows. If you prefer a more active adventure there, you can hike up to the town. At the end of both tours, enjoy a tasting of local favorites, such as almonds, cheese, bread and wine. Set sail to Pinhão where you’ll be treated to a Port wine tasting. (B,L,D)

Day 3: Pinhão

Enjoy an excursion to the palace and gardens known as the Palacio de Mateus, located in the beautiful region of Trás-os-Montes near the city of Vila Real. The interior of the house features various religious images and exquisite furniture, artwork and hand-carved wooden ceilings. The exterior is equally stunning, with gardens that are among the most beautiful in all of Portugal. During the afternoon, enjoy lunch at Quinta da Avessada. Here, you’ll enjoy an authentic and traditional dining experience complete with entertainment. Quinta da Avessada is also a fascinating interactive museum commemorating the history and culture of wine in the Alto Douro region, so you’ll have fun discovering all the various stages of wine production as well as doing plenty of tasting. (B,L,D)

Day 4: Régua – Caldas De Aregos

You have a choice of two excursions, depending on your interests. Your first option is an excursion to ancient and picturesque Lamego, home to one of the most important pilgrimage sites in Portugal, the Nossa Senhora dos Remédios (Sanctuary of Our Lady of Remedies). Other attractions include a Gothic cathedral, a museum, and charming cafés. Active adventurers can also choose to hike up the famed Lamego Steps, also known as the Holy Staircase. (B,L,D)

Day 5: Caldas De Aregos – Entre-os-rios

Enjoy a morning hike through the vineyards, and then set sail along the scenic Douro River. Later in the day, enjoy a special Portuguese dinner at a local Quinta. (B,L,D)

Day 6: Porto

Join a guided tour of Porto’s historic quarter, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. You’ll see the Cathedral, one of the city’s oldest monuments; the main square, ringed with shops and cafés; and the São BentoRailway Station, known for its blue and white tile panels depicting scenes from Portuguese history. You’ll also enjoy a tasting of Port, Portugal’s most renowned contribution to the world of wine. For a more active adventure, join a hike in Porto and explore the old harbor quarter, passing through the medieval streets of Porto; afterwards, indulge in a Port wine tasting. (B,L,D)

Day 7: Porto

Enjoy a day at leisure. (B,L,D)

Day 8: Porto – Disembarkation

Disembark your cruise in Porto. (B)



7 nights luxury accommodation in an outside stateroom (most with outside balconies)



Knowledgeable guides

Personalized service from a highly trained Cruise Manager during both cruise and land programs

COVID-19 Health & Safety Measures

We look forward to welcoming guests on board this year and are doing everything in our power to ensure the health and safety of all our guests and crew. With Covid-related protocols and country entry regulations continuing to evolve, it often creates additional barriers related to unvaccinated travelers that impact our guests’ experience. With that in mind, AmaWaterways will only be welcoming guests fully vaccinated against COVID-19 on board our ships, effective immediately.

Guests must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 within at least 14 days prior to departure for Pfizer, Moderna or AstraZeneca or within 28 days prior for Johnson & Johnson. In addition, we strongly recommend all guests take a PCR test within 72 hours prior to departure and bring documentation of a negative result with them on their sailing, as a precautionary measure.


All onboard dining in a variety of venues

Regionally inspired cuisine made with locally sourced ingredients

Welcome Cocktail, Welcome Dinner, Captain’s Cocktail and Gala Dinner

Unlimited fine wine, beer and soft drinks with lunch and dinner

Unlimited sparkling wine and fresh juice with breakfast

Sip & Sail Cocktail Hour with complimentary wine, beer, spirits and soft drinks

Tapas, sandwiches, snacks and refreshments served daily in the Main Lounge

Additional Services

Immersive tours in every destination

Gentle, regular, active and late-riser tour options

Guided hikes

Special Interest Tours

Personal headset for easy exploration


Airport transfers with purchase of air from AmaWaterways


Not Included:


International flights are not included


Insurance is not included


Other activities and services not included

Additional Services

Other activities and services not included


There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Magical River Cruise from Vega de Terrón to Porto”

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Voucher Info: You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity. What's this? Local

Operator Information: Complete Operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, are included on your Confirmation Voucher. Our Product Managers select only the most experienced and reliable operators in each destination, removing the guesswork for you, and ensuring your peace of mind.
Back to Top