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“douro river” (23 reviews)
“port wine” (8 reviews)
“wine tasting” (6 reviews)
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"douro river"
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"boat tour"
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Reviewed yesterday

Cruised for seven days up and then the Douro on this amazing vessel - was used as Queen Elizabeth's barge on her Jubilee. The cruise was excellent as were all the facilities on board. The lovely meals each day with complimentary wine at both lunch...More

Thank ScotsmanEssexUK
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Reviewed 1 week ago

In all but one respect, the cruise was a good experience and as per the brochure. However, the cabin was horrible despite it being very expensive, with a balcony. In fact, the rooms without a balcony are more spacious because the balcony takes up the...More

Thank mrsmilady
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Reviewed 1 week ago

7 night Iberian River Journey with VJV. The Douro Prince is a small ship (by standards of others on the river), and on our trip had only 31 visitors. It is an older style ship, with timber interiors, but has a lovely character with a...More

1  Thank Mac097
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a combined deal with boat tour and visit of the Calem port wine cellar. Boat tour was very nicely arranged and took about 50 minutes. Interesting to know is that you can choose when you want to take the tour and when you...More

Thank AnnKeSt
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a great trip. Out of Porto via Lisbon. Wine and food galore. Best guide ever in Pedro Rebelo from Into the Vineyard which arranged a fabulous itinerary for us. Stayed at beautiful vineyards along the Douro. Great reds and of course fabulous Ports. Trip...More

Thank Wineroom
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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

If I could get a refund and leave the boat, I,would. We have carbon monoxide blowing into our room from boat docked next to us. We were supposed to be in a different cabin next to our brother who had booked over 20 of us...More

1  Thank Kathy M
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Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

We are on this cruise now and wish we had made other plans. The ship is lovely staff nice but,,,,,absolutely the worst food,I’ve ever had on a cruise or anywhere ! The chef uses no seasoning and over cooks everything. We couldn’t cut our roast...More

1  Thank Carolyn C
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Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

This is one of the most amazing touris attractions in Porto. So much history, so well preserved, lots of entertainment. Nice places to eat too

Thank LUCILA T
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Reviewed 1 July 2018

We went with Croisieurope from Porto down the Douro river to Salamanca. Through 5 locks one the biggest in Europe. The views were breathtaking. It really was Fantastic the crew were wonderful and couldn`t do enough for the passengers. We needed veg food and the...More

Thank stephaniesdavis
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Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

We took a cruise over the river because it was a must see by The lonely planet guide. It was with Duorodacima company. The excursion goes like that- we went by train to Regua, more than an hour from Porto, at Regua we did a...More

Thank Deganit
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CarlsbadTeamA
15 March 2018|
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Response from atkinsonguy16 | Reviewed this property |
I believe I said I would never spend any more money with Viking and would book with AMA if we did another European river cruise, which we are doing in 2019 (melodies of the Danube from Budapest to Prague).
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CarlsbadTeamA
15 March 2018|
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Response from tokapstoarni | Reviewed this property |
douroazul. but to tell you the truth i would prefer to take a private/smaller one if i would do it another time.
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