Alumni Journeys: Romance of the Douro River

Clay rooftops in the foreground, a blue river in the middle ground, and beautiful houses of varying colors with clay roofs in the background. Two gondolas are in the sky,

May 20 - 31, 2022

From $4,295 plus air

Romance of the Douro River - Featuring Lisbon, Porto and the Alto Douro River Region

Delight your senses on this handcrafted 10-night program, featuring a three-night stay in world-class Lisbon and a seven-night cruise through the Douro River Valley, the world’s oldest demarcated winemaking region. Begin in Portugal’s humming capital, enjoying its diverse neighborhoods, the Jerónimos Monastery and monuments -  nautical. Travel north to visit romantic Óbidos and Coimbra, home to Portugal’s revered university. After boarding your first-class ship in Porto, spend time exploring this enigmatic harbor town known for its storied Ribeira district and bohemian culture. Then cruise the fabled Douro River, carving a path through sculpted hills and bucolic lands steeped in winemaking traditions. Daily excursions feature visits to wine estates and charming townships with wonderfully preserved architecture, including Vila Real, Lamego and Salamanca, Spain. Along the way, impress your tastebuds with regional dishes, local pastries and authentic port wines. Plus, enjoy an authentic Portuguese folk show! This journey features a choice of included excursions to personalize your journey and an extensive meal plan. No single supplement for solo travelers!

View the catalogue here.

For additional trip details and to make a reservation through AHI International, call 800-323-7373 or click here

For Hopkins-related questions, please contact Marguerite Jones.

 Event Date
Friday, May 20, 2022

Tuesday, May 31, 2022
Non-U.S. Address
AHI International