Douro River, Porto

4.5
Explore Douro River aboard a cruise ship or by visiting the cities that line its shores. At 897 km (557 mi) long, this river stretches between Duruelo de la Sierra in Spain and Porto in Portugal. Spend your day cruising down the river or kayaking while enjoying views of the valley. On land, you can take a bike ride. Discover a riverside city, such as Vila Nova de Gaia, Foz do Tua, or Peso da Regua. Or experience the wine-making region of Douro Vinhateiro, a World Heritage Site. Work out when and for how long to visit Douro River and other Porto attractions using our handy Porto holiday planner.
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  • We went on the river cruise and thoroughly enjoyed it for the 50 min trip. Don't miss this if you are in Porto.  more »
  • No trip to Porto is complete without taking a boat tour on the Douro river. Highly recommend you take the time sit back and enjoy the scenery and history.  more »
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