Cruise Spirit of Chartwell – Summer 2023 – 4 nights

Cruise Spirit of Chartwell – Summer 2023 – 4 nights

Discover the Douro with all the luxury and comfort on a real barge.

The official boat of the Queen Elizabeth II Jubilee celebrations arrived in the Douro River in September 2012. It is a barge with a capacity for 30 passengers, but where luxury is defined in every detail. On board the Spirit of Chartwell passengers can enjoy a personalized program, designed so that each passenger can feel and enjoy the best of the Douro, traditions, culture and gastronomy.

Departure dates:
Specific Dates
4 nights
per person


Day 1

  • 16:00 | Boarding at Régua Quay
  • Welcome cocktail
  • Dinner on board
  • Portuguese music show on board
  • Overnight on board at Régua

Day 2

  • Breakfast on board
  • Visit to the city of Lamego with local products tasting
  • 13:00 | Ship sails to Barca d’ Alva
  • Lunch on board
  • Presentation: “Douro – river and region”
  • 20:00 | Arrival at Barca d’ Alva
  • Theme dinner on board “Portuguese Night”
  • Vintage Port wine bottle opening ceremony
  • Overnight on board at Barca d’ Alva

Day 3

  • Breakfast on board
  • Visit to Salamanca with Flamenco show
    Visit to Castelo Rodrigo with typical lunch at Taberna da Matilde
  • 18:00 | Ship sails to Pocinho
  • Cocktail | Sunset
  • Dinner on board
  • Live music on board
  • Overnight on board at Pocinho

Day 4

  • 08:00 | Ship sails to Pinhão
  • Breakfast on board
  • Culinary delight” presentation by the Chef and tasting
  • Lunch on board
  • 14:30 | Arrival in Pinhão
  • Visit with picnic and wine tasting at Quinta do Seixo
  • Dinner on board
  • Overnight stay on board in Pinhão

Day 5

  • 08:00 | Ship sails to Régua
  • Brunch on board
  • 12:00 | Arrival at Régua
  • Check out


  • July: 15, 22, 29
  • August: 5, 12


  • Departure: 16:00 – Saturday
  • Arrival: 12:00 – Wednesday


Standard cabin Suite Single Supplement
All departures 1.458€ 1.858€ 450€

Land Tours:

  • Each boat has a professional tour escort who is available to help passengers choose and participate in shore excursions. Land tours may be adjusted according to road conditions, traffic, holidays and weather conditions. When meals are included in a tour, the price includes wine and water. Presentations about the tours will be given each evening on board.

Price includes:

  • Cruise and all meals on board
  • Drinks during meals
  • On-board activities
  • Meals off the ship
  • Tours and guided tours marked in the program

Price does not include:

  • Private tours
  • Selected wines
  • Drinks from the bar
  • Store products
  • Everything that is not referred to in the “included” point
  • Transfers In and Out

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