Sailboat cruise on the Douro River
Discover the beauty of the Douro River from a different point of view – sail away with a private yacht and enjoy a historical cruise along the famous bridges of Porto´s center and the panoramic ocean view into the sunset!
Travellers describe our sailboat cruise of one of the highlights of their Porto stay!
If you are looking for a unique and special experience, far way from the tourists crowds, that are cruising along the Douro River in the big Rabelo boats, our Sailboat Cruise is the perfect match for you. The cruise is departing from the Douro Marina Port, located in the charming little neighborhood Afurada on the “other side” of Porto´s city center. Your skipper is a simpatique local, that brings along all license, safety and years of experience of sailing his own yachts. Also listen to his interesting stories of the water sports in Porto. Enjoy the beautiful river views, crossing the famous bridges of Porto´s downtown. The cruise ends with an Atlantic Ocean view, preferable into the sunset.
// Guides and languages (In-person): Portuguese, Spanish, English
// Accessibility: Not wheelchair accessible
// Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
// Children must be accompanied by an adult
// A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
You may reserve the right to cancel a customer’s booking for a full refund in case of: Bad weather.
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