Tauck's Exploring the Douro Plus Lisbon and Madrid
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ms Andorinha has been specifically designed for cruising Portugal’s golden Douro River;
the newly built 80-meter (263-foot) custom Douro riverboat sports a deck plan optimized for the utmost in spaciousness.
The ship boasts 12 spacious 300-square-foot Tauck Suites, 20 225- square-foot cabins, six 200-square-foot cabins, and four 150-square foot cabins.
Category 3, 4 & 5 cabins have floor-to-ceiling windows with real French balconies.
EXPERIENCE WITH TAUCK
TAUCK EXCLUSIVE – Tour and private dinner in Queluz National Palace in Lisbon
TAUCK VALUE INCLUDES
7-night cruise aboard a brand new riverboat custom designed to sail on the Douro River
A choice of excursions that include active hikes, a port cocktail-making class, a tour of wine caves, bicycle rides and more valued at $3,156!
In-depth exploration of 7 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Spain and Portugal
Private wine tastings in quintas along the Douro River
A special culinary experience at DOC restaurant in Folgosa, savoring gourmet cuisine by acclaimed chef Rui Paula and riverside views
Two-night stays at premier hotels in Madrid and Lisbon with a choice of city sightseeing
26 meals, airport transfers on arrival and departure as detailed, gratuities to ship staff, drivers, local guides, Tauck Directors and Tauck Cruise Director, admission fees, service charges, taxes, applicable fuel surcharges and porterage
Centuries of wine-growing history and timeless Port traditions along an enchanting “river of gold”... white-painted quinta estates lined with terraced vineyards... Lisbon’s treasures from the Age of Discovery and beyond... art and architecture royally inspired and the joys of tapas in Madrid...
Cruise through the heart of one of the world’s oldest and most beautiful wine regions on a 12-day journey between Lisbon and Madrid, featuring a 7-night cruise aboard Tauck’s new riverboat
ms Andorinha, custom designed for exploring Portugal’s “golden” Douro River.
Visit quintas for wine tastings, hike through vineyards and villages, and discover the UNESCO World Heritage city of Porto, where the Douro kisses the Atlantic and timeless Port traditions steal your heart. Spend two nights each in Lisbon, gate to the “New World,” enticing with palaces aplenty and azulejos chronicling life from Moorish times to present day – and Madrid, Spain’s bigger-than-life capital, with its bar culture and bevy of baroque and belle époque architecture.
Sip in the sun...
Sun Deck Pool
Arthur's restaurant interior, showing azulejo tiles
2 European twin beds that can slide together; (200 cm x 90 cm (79" x 35") when separate or 200 cm x 180 cm (79" x 71") when together
Approximately 4 pieces of luggage can be stored under beds
PRIVATE BATHROOM: Yes, with shower
BATHROOM AMENITIES: Bathrobes & Slippers (2 per suite), One Sink, Outlet for Electric Shaver - 220 v only in bathroom, Shower Cap, Soap, Lotion, Shower Gel, Conditioner
STATEROOM AMENITIES: Flat Screen TV with Remote Control, Hair dryer, Individually Controlled Heating and A/C, International Direct Dial Telephone, iPod Dock with Alarm Clock, Mini- Bar/Refrigerator, Nespresso machine, Outlets: 220v above nightstands and desk, 110V above dresser, Safe, Shoe Polish Towels, Wine Glasses
SUITE DIMENSIONS: 300 sq. ft.
PRIVATE BALCONY: French
STATEROOM FURNISHINGS: 1 Sofa with Pull-out Bed, 1 Armchair, 1 Stool, 1 Table, 2 Nightstands, Closet, Mirrors
Sofa bed is 190 cm x 110 cm (75" x 43"),
Cat 5 ONLY: Room-service breakfast featuring continental breakfast with eggs, a shipboard credit (one per stateroom) is provided to be used onboard for spa services, gift shop purchases, etc ay something interesting about your business here.
SUITE DIMENSIONS: 225 sq. ft.
PRIVATE BALCONY: French
STATEROOM FURNISHINGS: 1 Table, 2 Armchairs, 2 Nightstands, Closet, Mirrors
SUITE DIMENSIONS: 150 sq. ft.
PRIVATE BALCONY: No
STATEROOM FURNISHINGS: 1 Chair, 2 Nightstands, 1 Desk, Closet, Mirrors
Diamond Deck; Breakfast room service exclusive to this category
Ruby Deck; Full French Balcony
Emerald Deck; no single supplement - perfect for solo travelers!
Not required but highly recommended; per person
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