A Douro Valley Cruise

with the  Vasco da Gama4-Sterne  (Cruise ID 272780)

  •  Sails the exotic Douro river in Portugal
  •  Comfy chairs on Sun Deck for enjoying the views
  •  Meals inspired by France's culinary tradition
  • CroisiEurope
  • Vasco da Gama
  • Southern Europe
  • Porto, Portugal
  • Porto, Portugal
  • 7 Nights
  • April 2017 - October 2017
  • 272780
    • Incl. Meals
Itinerary & Map
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dayportarrivedepartInfo & Travel Tips
1Porto, Portugal
Lay days on request, usually after booking
2Porto, Portugal
3Régua, Portugal
4Barca d'Alva, Portugal
5Vega de Terrón, Spain
6Ferradosa, Portugal
6Pinhao, Portugal
7Pinhao, Portugal
8Porto, Portugal
Vasco da GamaLearn everything about the ship
Vasco da Gama Teaser On the Vasco da Gama enjoy the interesting experience of travelling through breathtaking landscapes and a culture with a rich history. The 4-star ship will travel The Douro between Spain and Portugal on an unforgettable journey.


Enjoy the experience your cruise and the ever-changing scenery on view outside of each cabin. The ship Vasco da Gama has exclusive outside cabins that are not only comfortable and well furnished, they are also light and spacious. The basic cabins are equipped with telephone, TV, a safe and individually controlled air conditioning and heating.

Dining Information

Choose between varied dishes and enjoy the extensive range of culinary delights. All your meals are already included in the total trip price. With the exception of specialty restaurants on board, where there will be an additional charge. Of course inclusive with every meal drinks are served with a selection of drinks available. To welcome you on vacation and totally accustom you to your trip, a welcome cocktail on board is included in the tour price.

Entertainment and Activities

On the Vasco da Gama you will be well entertained throughout the day. A very popular and special event with guests is the gala dinner of The Captain. The glamorous evening program will be replaced on other days by artistic entertainment. For example an evening in the Art of Spanish Flamenco that will enchant and inspire. During the day you will have the opportunity to participate in numerous excursions which will take you back to another Historical time or escort you through different culinary experiences. If you would like a little bit of relaxation, feel free to leave it all behind and visit the sun deck.

Dress Code

To keep the comfort factor in your journey the daily dress is smart casual. However for the gala dinner of The Captain formal dress is appropriate.

Ship Data

  • Refurbished: 2011
  • Length: 75m
  • Number of decks: 4
  • Passengers: 142
  • Language on board: German, French
  • Currency on board: Euro
Deck PlansVasco da Gama
CabinsVasco da Gama

Deck Location: Decks Upper, Middle, & Main
Occupancy: 2
  • Separable Queen size bed
  • Window
  • Bathroom with shower and hair dryer
  • Television
  • Radio
  • Safe
  • Air conditioning

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Included Services

  • A cruise from/to Porto on board the Vasco da Gama
  • All meals on board
  • Complimentary beer and wine at lunch and dinner and open bar throughout the voyage (not including champagne, special wines or fine brandies)
  • Free Wi-Fi onboard
  • Onboard entertainment
  • Port taxes
  • *Click here for Terms and Conditions.

Optional bookable services:

  • Additional flights
  • Hotels
  • Transfers
  • Wide variety of shore excursions
  • Rental vehicles
  • Travel insurance


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