Flavors of Portugal & Spain Cruise/Tour, October 30-November 10, 2020 with Madrona Vineyards

Dates:

  • Cruise/Tour begins in Madrid, October 30, 2020 & concludes in Porto, Portugal on November 10, 2020
  • Cruise only: Vega Terron to Porto, Portugal, November 3 – 10, 2020

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CATEGORY DECK STATEROOM CRUISE/TOUR FARE EARLY BOOKING CRUISE/TOUR
E Piano Fixed Windows $ 5,295.00 $ 5,045.00
D Piano Fixed Windows $ 5,595.00 $ 5,345.00
B Cello French Balcony $ 6,795.00 $ 6,545.00
A Cello French Balcony $ 7,095.00 $ 6,845.00
Suite Violin French Balcony $ 8,695.00 $ 8,445.00

* Please Note: A “Cruise Only” option is available upon request. But the cruise begins in Vega Terron which is located about 250 miles (400 km) from Madrid, where the closest international airport is located.

Transportation to the ship is on Tuesday, November 3, 2020 is not included for cruise-only guests and must be arranged separately. AmaWaterways does provide motorcoach transportation from Madrid to the port. It is an 8 1/2 hour transfer with a tour in Salamanca. The additional cost is $319 per person.

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Save $500 Off Per Stateroom
($250 per person)

*Based on Availability for new bookings by February 28, 2019

* All rates are per person in USD for cruise only, based on double occupancy. Unless explicitly stated that single supplement is waived, solo travelers in a double occupancy stateroom must pay an additional single supplement amount before receiving any discounts.Promotional rates are valid on select sailings only. Promotions are valid only for new bookings only and restrictions may apply. Offers are not combinable with any other promotions/discounts, are limited to availability, are capacity controlled and are subject to change or termination without notice. Single Supplement offer may not apply to Suites, AA+ or A+ categories. Other restrictions may apply.

* Addition Fees (not included in pricing above):

  • Port Charges: $189 per person (paid with final payment)
  • Gratuities: Gratuities are always optional and at your discretion. They are paid directly to the provider when they have completed their service.
    • Ship Staff: €18 (approx $20) per person, per day is recommended (paid directly)
    • Expanding Horizons Escort/Tour Manager: €5 per person, per day is recommended (paid directly)
    • Land Tours & Excursions (off the ship):
      • For Half-Days Tours: €3 per person, per day is recommended for tour guides and €1 per person for the coach driver  (paid directly)
      • For Full-Day Tours: €5-7 per person, per day is recommended for tour guides and €1-2 per person for the coach driver  (paid directly)

Please Note: Gratuities (and suggested amounts) are always optional and at your discretion based on the level of service you receive.

* Single Supplement for Cruise: calculated at 150% of the pp double occupancy, non-discounted rate; 200% for A+ and the suite
* Single Supplement for Land: $495 per person.

* Bedding Options: Option A: Two twin beds Option B: One large bed (larger than queen size).

Airfares, air taxes and air surcharges quoted on your invoice or by a reservation agent are only guaranteed once airfare full payment is received by Expanding Horizons.

Please note: This tour and cruise program is created by our tour operator, Expanding Horizons of Tustin CA in conjunction with AmaWaterways. The program will contain private meals, tours and/or visits to attractions outside of scheduled cruise activities. These additional services are exclusive to guests on this cruise who book their reservations with Expanding Horizons. Persons booking with alternative travel agencies will not be included in these activities.

* In the event that an incorrect cruise and/or land tour fare is listed, quoted or advertised through any website, printed collateral, reservations person or winery club manager that is an electronic, typographical or verbal error, Expanding Horizons reserves the right to correct the erroneous fare.  Passengers will be duly informed and asked to pay the correct cruise and/or land tour fare intended, or shall be refunded in full for any deposits or payments made, thereby canceling the cruise booking.  Expanding Horizons reserves the right to change prices without notice.

E : Fixed Panoramic Windows - 161 sq. ft.

Deck: Douro

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D : Fixed Panoramic Windows - 161 sq. ft.

Deck: Douro

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B: Balcony - 215 sq. ft.

Deck: Lisbon

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A: Balcony - 215 sq. ft.

Deck: Porto

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Suite: Balcony - 323 sq. ft.

Deck: Porto

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Cruise Pricing Includes:

  • Special tours and tastings at local wineries and private cellars
  • Learn about winemaking in renowned vineyards
  • Onboard wine pairings with award-winning cuisine
  • A wine expert that leads tastings and discussions
  • 7 nights deluxe cruise accommodation in an outside stateroom, all with balconies
  • Life enriching tours and excursions daily
  • Entertainment on demand in all staterooms featuring free high-speed Internet access, hit Hollywood movies, extensive music library and English language TV stations
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi access on board
  • Terry bathrobes and white-on-white plush bedding
  • Fine dining with all meals included during your cruise
  • Complimentary red & white wines from Europe’s great wine regions, beer & soft drinks with every lunch and dinner on board
  • Bottled water in every stateroom replenished daily
  • Cocktail Reception, Welcome Dinner & Captain’s Gala Dinner
  • Special highlights including lectures, onboard music performances and piano music
  • Services of professional Cruise Manager
  • All English language on board in a non-smoking environment (smoking permitted only on the Sun Deck)
  • All local taxes

Pre-Cruise Tour Inclusions - Madrid to Vega Terron (5 days/4 nights) Includes* :

  • Transportation by coach from Madrid to Vega Terron
  • 2 nights hotel accommodation — Madrid, including daily breakfast
  • 2 nights hotel accommodation — Penafiel, including daily breakfast
  • 2 lunches, 1 dinner & 2 wine tastings
  • Experience the Culinary traditional Cochinillo Ceremony
  • City Tours in Madrid, Segovia & Salamanca
  • Additional Tours w/ Entrance: Prado Museum, Peñafiel Castle
  • Special Welcome dinner
  • Services of professional tour manager

* For Post-Cruise Land portion of the program, a minimum of 20 paying travelers is required to operate the program as stated above. In the unlikely event that the number of participants for land program falls below 20 paying persons, Expanding Horizons reserves the right to amend the program and/or provide alternative arrangements.

Please note: This tour and cruise program is created solely for guests traveling with Madrona Vineyards by our tour operator, Expanding Horizons of Tustin CA in conjunction with AmaWaterways. The program will contain private meals, tours and/or visits to attractions outside of scheduled cruise activities. These additional services are exclusive to guests on this cruise who book their reservations with Expanding Horizons. Persons booking with alternative travel agencies will not be included in these activities.