TASTE OF BORDEAUX

                                   7-NIGHT CRUISE

CRUISE FROM : BORDEAUX TO BORDEAUX

Travel to France’s legendary wine capital, Bordeaux. Iconic châteaux, timeless vineyards and delicious wine tastings are plentiful as you visit Libourne, Blaye, Bourg, Pauillac and Cadillac. This trip is a must for anyone interested in the best of French culture, lifestyle, wine and food.

COUNTRIES: FRANCE

RIVERS: GARONNE, DORDOGNE

BORDEAUX TO BORDEAUX

DAY 1 Bordeaux

EMBARKATION

DAY 2 Bordeaux

Morning scenic cruising

Libourne

Saint-Émilion excursion and Grand Cru Classé wine tasting

OR Saint-Émilion Excursion

OR Château de Vayres

OR Saint-Émilion bike tour and wine tasting

DAY 3 Libourne

Bastide town and market visit

OR Fronsac Wine Tasting

OR Château Boutinet hike with wine and tapas tasting

Blaye

Free evening

DAY 4 Blaye

Citadel visit

OR Blaye bike tour towards Les Etauliers

Blaye to Bourg bike tour

Bourg

Bourg walking tour and Carriage Museum

Exclusive wine festival

DAY 5 Pauillac

Medoc Grand Cru Classé wine tasting and scenic vineyard tour

OR Lynch Bages Village visit & local specialties tasting

OR Soulac-sur-Mer excursion

DAY 6 Cadillac

Roquetaillade Castle with Sauternes wine tasting

Bordeaux

OR Roquetaillade and Cadillac visit

OR Cadillac bike tour

DAY 7 Bordeaux

UNESCO city tour and Wine Museum and market tasting

OR Bordeaux bike tour

Bordeaux Cite du Vin visit

OR Bassins de Lumières show

Illuminations cruise

DAY 8 Bordeaux

DISEMBARKATION

FLAVORS OF PORTUGAL & SPAIN

7-NIGHT CRUISE

CRUISE FROM : VEGA DE TERRÓN TO PORTO

After visiting Spain’s timeless jewels, Madrid, Toledo and Salamanca, set sail along the UNESCO-designated Douro River. Taste new wines from Old World villages and sample the flavors of Portuguese cuisine. Explore Portugal’s timeless cities, Porto, the beautiful “City of Bridges,” and the seven hills of cosmopolitan Lisbon, uncovering a treasure trove of Old-World architecture and a wealth of stories about its famed explorers. Visit the seaside town of Sintra, one of the loveliest mountain villages in Portugal and a favorite summer residence of the Portuguese royal family for more than 500 years. Historic places, unspoiled beauty and distinctive wines are yours to be enjoyed as you savor the flavors of Spain and Portugal.

COUNTRIES: PORTUGAL, SPAIN

RIVERS: DOURO

DAY 1 Vega de Terrón

EMBARKATION

DAY 2 Vega de Terrón

Castelo Rodrigo tour with tasting of regional fare

OR Castelo Rodrigo hike with tasting of regional fare

Pinhão

Local quinta wine tasting

 

DAY 3 Pinhão

Pinhão train station hike

Quinta de Avesseda lunch

DAY 4 Régua

Lamego tour and Bôlas tasting

OR Holy Staircase hike and Bôlas tasting

Mateus Palace and gardens

DAY 5 Régua

Scenic Cruising

Entre-os-Rios

Dinner at local quinta

DAY 6 Entre-os-Rios

Scenic Cruising

Porto

“City of Bridges” tour and Port wine tasting

OR Porto hike with Port wine tasting

DAY 7 Porto

Free time

DAY 8 Porto

DISEMBARKATION

These are just a couple of the River Cruise options available. To see more like these please visit our Ama Waterways site.  

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