Delightful Douro with Lisbon & Madrid

Begin your adventure in Lisbon before boarding the luxurious Scenic Azure in Porto. Cruise along the beautiful Douro Valley & spend 3 nights in Madrid.

14 Days
Lisbon to Madrid
From (GBP)
£ 4,570
Dates & Pricing

2022 Lisbon > Madrid

Tour Map
Tour Code:
LIDM
Duration:
14 days
Departure City:
Lisbon
Return City:
Madrid

Selected Itinerary

14 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Lisbon

    Fly to Lisbon from one of up to 9 UK airports. On arrival, you'll be transferred to your hotel for a three night stay.

  2. Day 2 - Lisbon

    This morning, tour Lisbon with your knowledgeable local guide.

    Freechoice

    Visit the Maritime Museum and learn the nautical history of this once dominant seafaring nation, or visit the hilltop Sintra National Palace.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  3. Day 3 - Lisbon

    Today is yours to explore this wonderful city at your leisure. Tonight, enjoy Portuguese cuisine at its finest.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  4. Day 4 - Lisbon > Porto

    After breakfast farewell Lisbon and journey via the medieval capital, Coimbra to Porto. On arrival you will embark the Scenic Azure.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  5. Day 5 - Porto > Regua

    Enjoy on board activities such as traditional tile painting, or simply relax as your luxurious Scenic Space-Ship meanders its way to Regua where you have the chance to explore the Douro Museum at your leisure. Learn about the culture, history and identity of the people living in this wine-growing region of the Douro Valley.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - Regua > Vega de Terron

    Freechoice

    Tour the elegant town of Lamego including the breathtaking Shrine of our Lady of Remedies, or visit of the iconic Mateus Palace, which graces the labels of its famous rosé. 

    Enjoy a full afternoon cruising the World Heritage-listed Vinhateiro wine region as you continue towards Spain.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - Vega de Terron

    Freechoice

    Take your time absorbing the architectural splendour of Salamanca. Alternatively, you may choose to visit the Portuguese village, Freixo de Espada à Cinta for a guided tour and visit to their silk museum.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - Pocinho > Pinhão

    Freechoice

    Visit the award winning Côa Valley Museum, or if you’re a little more adventurous at heart, take a canoeing excursion on the Sabor River. Alternatively, join the ‘Tastes of the Côa Valley’ excursion and sample some of the regions produce such as jams, marmalades and sugared almonds.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  9. Day 9 - Pinhão > Porto:

    Visit the remarkable village of Provesende, showcasing the Portugal of yesteryear. Wander the atmospheric streets of this quaint village with the locals as they proudly introduce you to their way of life – an experience exclusive for Scenic guests.

    Enrich

    The beauty of São Francisco Church is sure to impress. The façade is a mixture of Gothic and Baroque architecture, while the interior glows with intricate wood carvings covered in gold. Witness a spectacular private concert in these wondrous surroundings.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  10. Day 10 - Porto

    Discover the historic treasures of Porto, including a visit to Palacio da Bolsa, a neoclassical-style building that started construction in 1842 and took over 65 years to complete.

    Freechoice

    Tour Guimarães, the seat of the first King of Portugal, including the impressive Ducal Palace, or enjoy a tasting in the fairytale environs of Quinta da Aveleda.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  11. Day 11 - Porto > Madrid

    Board your included flight to Madrid, on arrival transfer to your city central hotel for your three night stay.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  12. Day 12 - Madrid

    Enjoy a tour of Madrid, including the 17th century Austrian Quarter, the Sabatini Gardens and the famous Cibeles and Neptuno Fountains.

    Freechoice

    Visit the Prado Museum, or a visit the 18th century Royal Palace of Madrid.

    This evening, enjoy a dinner of sublime Spanish cuisine.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  13. Day 13 - Madrid

    Today is yours to enjoy at leisure in Spain’s largest city.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  14. Day 14 - Madrid

    After breakfast, transfer to Madrid airport for your onward journey. Travel to one of up to 9 UK regional airports.

    This itinerary is a guide only and may be amended for operational reasons such as high and low water. As such, the cruise may operate altered from that stated above. Please refer to our terms and conditions.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

Tour inclusions

Truly all-inclusive luxury
  • 5-Star Scenic Space-Ship with up to 96 guests
  • Spacious Balcony Suites with an innovative Scenic Sun Lounge
  • 1 Scenic Enrich experience with a private classical concert at the impressive São Francisco Church in Porto – Exclusive to Scenic
  • Personalise your trip with 9 included Scenic Freechoice activities
  • Dine at your choice of up to five on board venues, from casual to fine dining
  • 28 meals – 13 breakfasts (B), 6 lunches (L) and 9 dinners (D)
  • Complimentary premium beverages all day, every day – not just at meal times
  • Butler service for every suite
  • Complimentary full mini-bar restocked daily
  • Wellness and fitness area
  • Scenic Tailormade App available throughout your cruise
  • Scenic Cruise Director to guide and assist & expert local guides
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout your cruise
  • Return airport transfers
  • All tipping and gratuities on board and on shore

Pricing & Availability