Portugal’s River of Gold

Portugal’s River of Gold Portugal’s River of Gold

Discover the world renowned Port regions of northern Portugal with Viking River Cruises. From Porto to Spain’s Salamanca take in the unspoilt scenery, delicious food and infamous wines on a leisurely cruise down the ‘River of Gold’.

Over 10 days, enjoy plenty of time to be guided through all that Portugal has to offer. Beginning with a 2 day exploration of the beautiful city of Lisbon, embark on your cruise ship at the mouth of the Douro River in Porto. Taking you through the very heart of Portugal’s port and wine producing regions, the ‘River of Gold’ will bring you to beautifully rustic vineyards, stopping at the charming towns where the colourful castles, baroque mansions and historic monasteries remain largely unchanged for centuries.

At the Spanish border, the medieval city of Salamanca awaits and with a scenic ride you can indulge in a taste of Spain, before the voyage back to Porto.

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