Douro River 6 Bridges Cruise

Follow in the footsteps of the wine merchants of Portugal on a classic 50-minute “Six Bridges” cruise of Porto. Sail down the River Douro along the route of the old “Rabello Boats” that served Porto and Vila Nova de Gaia. Reach the Foz do Douro, and more.

Things to do Douro River 6 Bridges Cruise


Enjoy a traditional “6 Bridges Cruise” along the River Douro and follow in the footsteps of the old wine merchants that transported wine from the valley to the wine cellars.


Board the boat at Ribeira Quay and sail for 50 minutes along the river. Admire the beautiful landscapes and buildings of Ribeira and Vila Nova de Gaia from the water. Known as "Rabelo Boats," in reference to the old boats that transported wine from the Douro Valley, the cruise is the perfect chance to learn more about the historic bridges that connect Porto and Vila Nova de Gaia.


Learn more about their construction and curiosities, and upon arrival at the last bridge, see the Foz do Douro where the river pours into the ocean.


Cross the 6 bridges of the Douro River: Freixo bridge, S.João Bridge, D.Maria Pia Bridge, Infante Bridge, Luis I bridge and Arrabida bridge.


The tour is 100% sightseeing without explanations.

Highlights to see in Douro River 6 Bridges Cruise

  • Take a panoramic cruise down the River Douro
  • Follow the route of the old rabello boats
  • Learn more about the bridges of Ribeira and Vila Nova de Gaia
  • Enjoy fantastic views of the Foz do Douro

Details

Duration
1 hour
Language
Guide in Spanish and English
Price

Adults (13 - 99): 15.00 €

Children (4 - 12): 7.50 €

Baby (0 - 3): free

Availability and starting time
Check your date on the calendar on the right, or on the Book button!
When to book?
You can reserve up to 1 hour before the activity
Free cancellation
Cancel anytime for a full refund.

Included

1 hour boat cruise

Excluded

Guided explanations
Food & Drinks
Personal Expenses

Meeting point

Cais da Ribeira: Douro Acima.

Conditions

How to book?
Limited availability. Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability. Choose date and fill in the required fields. Secure and protected payment. You will immediately receive your booking confirmation.
Super safe route! COVID-19 efforts
Our route takes the recommendations and key considerations of security and protection against Coronavirus.
Is the interior of the monuments visited?
Only the exterior of the named sites
Is the tour adapted for people with reduced mobility?
Not adapted
Guaranteed departures without min of travelers
Yes
Are animals allowed?
Not
Activity recommended for children?
Yes, families are welcome

Our promises

Best price guaranteed
Quick and easy reservation
Multilingual Customer Service
Secure payment

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