2025 : Portugal's River of Gold : Lisbon to Porto

Enjoy the Douro's beauty & history

Experience the renaissance of Lisbon, newly invigorated with trending galleries and restaurants. Explore two of Iberia's oldest university towns: Coimbra, Portugal and Salamanca, Spain. Roam the port warehouses of Porto. Enjoy traditional cuisine, wine and fado singing. Cruise the Douro River Valley, the world's oldest demarcated wine region and a UNESCO Site. Our 10-day cruisetour includes a hotel stay in Lisbon and the added bonus of a visit to Spain.

Viking Inclusive Value


  • One complimentary shore excursion in every port of call
  • Free Wi-Fi (connection speed may vary)
  • Beer, wine & soft drinks with onboard lunch & dinner
  • 24-hour specialty coffees, teas & bottled water
  • Port taxes & fees
  • Ground transfers with Viking Air purchase
  • Visits to UNESCO Sites
  • Enrichment lectures & Destination Performances


  • Outside staterooms with river view
  • Bottled water replenished daily
  • Voltage: 220V & 110V (US outlet), plus USB ports
  • Queen-size Viking Explorer Bed with optional twin-bed configuration
  • All Upper & Middle Deck staterooms have a full veranda or French balcony (a floor-to-ceiling sliding glass door)
  • Private bathroom with shower; heated floor & anti-fog mirror; premium Freyja toiletries; robes & slippers (upon request)
  • 40" or 42" flat-screen Sony TV with infotainment system featuring Movies On Demand, plus CNBC, CNN, FOX & more
  • Telephone, safe, refrigerator, hair dryer & individual climate control
  • * All amenities on board Viking Longships; amenities vary on other ships.

    Day by Day

    Day 1 - Lisbon, Portugal

    Lisbon boasts the Jeronimos Monastery and Belem Tower, stunning works that introduced Manueline architecture to the world.

    Day 2 - Lisbon, Portugal

    The labyrinthine streets of Lisbon's Arab-flavored Alfama District carry echoes of 16th-century navigators who sailed in the Age of Discovery.

    Day 3 - Porto, Portugal

    Porto is known not only for its wine, but also for a heritage that combines ancient churches and monuments.

    Day 4 - Regua & Pinhao, Portugal

    The peaceful town of Peso da Regua, commonly known as Regua, overlooks the Douro River with the Serra do Marao mountains at its rear.

    Day 5 - Scenic Sailing: Douro River & Barca d'Alva, Portugal

    This tranquil town is shadowed by mountains and surrounded by miles of gorgeous countryside filled with vineyards and orchards.

    Day 6 - Salamanca, Spain

    Vega de Terron serves as a Douro River gateway to the fascinating Spanish city of Salamanca, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

    Day 7 - Pinhao, Portugal

    The sleepy town of Pinhao is situated at the epicenter of the valley's port wine-making. The biggest names in port have wine estates nearby, thanks to the region's perfect growing conditions for port grapes.

    Day 8 - Regua, Portugal

    The peaceful town of Peso da Regua, commonly known as Regua, overlooks the Douro River with the Serra do Marao mountains at its rear.

    Day 9 - Porto, Portugal

    Portugal's second largest city, Porto lends its name to the nation's port wine.

    Day 10 - Porto, Portugal

    Like Lisbon, Porto has a rich past; its historic center is a UNESCO World Heritage Site of narrow cobblestone streets brimming with romantic buildings spanning the centuries.

  • Call (847) 593-6700 for more information or to book today! Mention code 17537781

    Cruise Line
    Viking River Cruises
    Offer valid through 12/31/2023
    10 Days
    Cruise Ship
    Viking Helgrim

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    Day 1Lisbon  
    Day 2Lisbon  
    Day 3Porto  
    Day 4Pinhao  
    Day 5Scenic Sailing: Douro River & Barca d'Alva  
    Day 6Salamanca  
    Day 7Pinhao  
    Day 8Regua  
    Day 9Porto  
    Day 10Porto  

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