5 Best Sights To See While On Portugal Douro River Cruise

By on January 28, 2014

Portugal Douro River Cruise is a perfect blend of cruising, sightseeing and relaxing. It is a simply spectacular journey through a beautiful landscape unlike from what you will experience on other river cruises journey in Europe.

Explore the stunning rich beauty, colorful traditions and great cities of Portugal’s lush wine production region on this rewarding tour.

The panoramic views from sun deck of river cruise ship will offer you extraordinary photo opportunities. Let us have a look!

Lisbon

Portugal Douro River Cruise Sightseeing - Lisbon

Lisbon is one of the most beautiful cities of Europe located on seven hills along the Tagus River. Seven hills offer a treasure trove of World Heritage Architecture. This stunning river cruise ship takes you to new sights and sounds across Lisbon.

Porto

Portugal Douro River Cruise Sightseeing - Porto

Enjoy a wonderful scenic drive along the country side to Porto when you are on Portugal Douro River Cruise. Porto is the beautiful city of bridges with its UNESCO Palacio de Bolsa and UNESCO World Heritage designated medieval city center.

Coimbra

Portugal Douro River Cruise Sightseeing - Coimbra

Coimbra, the birth place of kings is famous for charming canals, fishing boats and gaily-painted moliceiros. You can explore the historic Coimbra and enjoy the multitude of most memorable scenic sights of Europe’s oldest university towns.

Regua

Portugal Douro River Cruise Sightseeing - Regua

As you sail to Regua, you can explore the beauty of Douro River. Here, you will get an opportunity to visit the remains of medieval city walls, city towers and gates as well as Baroque architecture. You can enjoy the striking scenery of Douro Valley to Regua.

Sintra

Portugal Douro River Cruise Sightseeing - Sintra

Your sightseeing tour to Sintra offers you most delightful mountain villages in Portugal. You can also enjoy the rocky peak Castelo da Pena, wonderful instance of Portuguese architecture from Romantic period.

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