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Vida Portugal - Vineyards & Villages along the Douro

10 night Stay & Cruise from $5,649 per person share twin in a Deluxe Stateroom
Flights are additional
Departs 24 Nov 24
Multiple Departure Dates available
Includes Savings of $3,800 Per Couple

Sale Period

Until 09 Sep 24 unless sold out prior

 

10 night Stay & Cruise from
$5,649
per person share twin in a Deluxe StateroomFlights are additionalDeparts 24 Nov 24Multiple Departure Dates availableIncludes Savings of $3,800 Per Couple

Porto return with Lisbon extension pre-cruise

Introducing the all-new Avalon Alegria built exclusively to sail the spectacular Douro River, meaning ‘River of Gold’. You’ll discover why as you cruise along the world’s oldest demarcated Wine region which will reveal sloping vineyards, rustic villages, granite bluffs, ancient architecture and of course culinary delights and its legendary Port.

Before sailing, begin your vacation your way with a three-night stay in beautiful Lisbon, the capital of Portugal. Enjoy guided sightseeing to see the city highlights, including Belem Tower and the Monument to the Discoveries. Join an excursion to magnificent Palacio Nacional de Sintra. Stop in Coimbra for a city sightseeing tour before reaching Porto where you will board your Avalon Suite Ship to start a delightful river cruise across Portugal!

The River Douro takes you through some of the most renowned scenery in Portugal, resembling a blue ribbon winding through the verdant Douro Valley, revealing magnificent treasures throughout sloping vineyards and peaceful communities where untamed nature have been subdued for years to yield an abundance of wines and food. Experience the world's oldest demarcated wine region, the Douro, with its timeless treasures and traditions, family farms, feverish Fado music, and mouthwatering culinary masterpieces. Come along on board the newest addition to our award-winning fleet of Suite Ships, the Avalon Alegria.


Deal Includes:

 3 nights Lisbon Hotel including breakfast & sightseeing tours
Transfers Lisbon to Porto 
 7 night Avalon Waterways river cruise, your onboard inclusions:
 Gourmet cuisine with all meals onboard including exclusive Avalon Fresh
 Complimentary sparkling wine with breakfast, wine, beer or soft drinks with lunch and dinner daily
 Select beer, wine, spirits, and cocktails during Happy Hour.
Specialty coffees, tea, and filtered water available 24 hours a day.
 Included excursions with your choice of Classic, Active or Discovery experiences
 Complimentary bicycles available for use on shore
 Onboard local entertainment
 Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the ship
 Gratuities and Port Charges

Price based on 24 November 2024 departure and includes savings of $3,800* per couple.  Multiple departure dates available, please contact a Travel Specialist for dates and prices

Deluxe Stateroom Cat E
From $5,649 per person share twin - selling out
Panorama Suite Cat B 
From $7,548 per person share twin 
Panorama Suite Cat A 
From $7,648 per person share twin 

 

River Cruise Tour Itinerary:
DAY 1 - LISBON, PORTUGAL
DAY 2 - LISBON
DAY 3 - LISBON. EXCURSION TO SINTRA AND VISIT OF PALACIO
NACIONAL
DAY 4 - LISBON - COIMBRA - PORTO (EMBARKATION)
DAY 5 - PORTO-PORTO ANTIGO. EXCURSION BRAGA AND GUIMARAES
DAY 6 - PESO DA REGUA
DAY 7 - POCINHO
DAY 8 - BARCA D'ALVA. EXCURSION TO SALAMANCA
DAY 9 - FERRADOSA-LEVERINHO. EXCURSION TO AMARANTE
DAY 10 - PORTO
DAY 11 - PORTO (DISEMBARKATION)



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Terms and Conditions

All cruise packages are based on Twin share, inside cabin and costs are per person. Availability is current as at 30 June 24 and deals are available until date shown or until sold out. Space is strictly limited and is subject to availability at time of booking. On board credit where shown is per cabin & must be spent on board and is not refundable in cash. All passengers are bound by the individual cruise lines terms & conditions, please ask your consultant for a full copy. Current Deals must be paid in full at time of booking or deposit dates as shown. All passengers must have a valid passport with more than 6 months validity at the end of their holiday. Travel insurance should be taken out at time of booking to cover in the event of any unforeseen cancellation, we recommend that you purchase a policy that includes cover around Covid-19. Included airfares are based on special non refundable economy fares, ground transfers are not included unless specified, any hotels included are on a room only basis unless specified. Hotels in certain destinations in Europe, USA and Asia may require local tourist taxes or resort fees payable at check in, We aim to give an indication of these where possible, but unfortunately you cannot pre pay this aspect of the hotel rate and must settle at check in. ESTA Visas are required for Itineraries visiting USA ,Canada, India, China, Vietnam & Sri Lanka. Visa costs are not included. If travelling on a non NZ passport other visas + NZ re-entry permits may also be required, please check with applicable embassy. Vaccination and health requirements are the responsibility of the passengers, please note that most cruise lines require guests to be double vaccinated against covid-19 up to 14 days prior to cruise departure.

*Avalon Terms & conditions: Prices are dependent upon cruise and cabin availability and will be confirmed at time of reservation. Book select 2024 & 2025 Europe river cruises and save $175, $250, $375, $400, $575, $600, $750, $800, $1200, $1500, $1600, $1900, $2000, $2250, $2400, $2,600, $2800, $3,000, $3,200, $3,400, $4,150 or $4,200 per person, dependent on the cruise & departure date booked. Applicable cruise savings can be viewed online on cruise itinerary pages. Select dates are not eligible for promotion. Availability will be confirmed at time of booking. Offer applicable across all cabin categories. Offer valid for new 2024 and 2025 Europe bookings made and deposited by 09/09/24 or until sold out. Offers will not be applied to pre-existing bookings. To secure reservation and offer a non-refundable, non-transferable deposit of $750 per person/per cruise is required at time of booking. Cruises including intra-tour flights require additional deposit, confirmed at time of reservation. Offers valid for Singles (single supplement applies). Offers not combinable with any other promotion except Welcome Back Credit and/or $100pp Second Tour Discount (may be applied when multiple cruises are booked at the same time for travel within the same calendar year). Offers can be withdrawn or amended at any time without notice. Additional restrictions may apply. Full Avalon terms & conditions apply, please ensure you read these prior to booking – see the Avalon Waterways brochure or visit avalonwaterways.co.nz.

Sale Period

Until 09 Sep 24 unless sold out prior

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