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Douro River Cruise
with VIP Host Joe Maloney
Jul 9, 2022
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8 days

July 9, 2022

From: $4,636*
per person &
includes port taxes

You are invited to join AAA Travel and Executive Host, Joe Maloney, for an inspiring adventure with AmaWaterways on a Douro River Valley cruise!

Sail on AmaWaterways beautiful ship, the AMADouro for an incredible adventure!
Discover rambling vineyards and charming native farms that cling to the steep sides of the Douro River Valley, creating an incomparable backdrop to one of Europe’s most unspoiled regions. Taste wines from historic wineries and soak up the genuine beauty of one of Portugal’s most scenic landscapes, where vines are grown on terraced slopes leading down to the river. Enhance your vacation with an exclusive pre-cruise add-on with your Host, for a culinary and cultural adventure in Madrid. This captivating journey is one not to miss, please contact us today to reserve your spot!

*Rate listed is per person, cruise only, double occupancy and includes port taxes of $210 per person. Rates, ships, terms, conditions, hotels and itinerary are subject to change without notice. Rates do not include airfare, air taxes or fuel surcharges. Future Cruise or Tour Credit bookings/transfers are Non-Refundable, check with your Travel Advisor for details. Optional Madrid add-on price is based on double occupancy. Benefits are valid for passengers who book through AAA travel only and valid for passengers 1 and 2 in the stateroom. Benefits listed may be substituted/eliminated and have no cash value. Passports required for US citizens, valid 6 months beyond return date. Cancellation and change fees apply. Other restrictions may apply. The Auto Club Group is not responsible for any errors or omissions in the promotion of this tour.


Board the AmaDouro for your enticing cruise with elegantly appointed staterooms offering maximum views to enjoy the ever-changing countryside; and a crew who goes above and beyond, treating every guest like they are part of our family.

Optional “Epitourean” Adventure

Cuisine and Culture of Madrid
3 pre nights  July 6 – 9 
$1,579 per person
(price subject to change until booked)

Explore the beauty and sophistication of Madrid with its grand avenues and small
cobblestone streets. There are smart rooftop bars adjacent to old fashioned tapas bars, all located in colorful and genteel neighborhoods.

Indulge in the diverse gastro bars, tapas bars and food markets. Madrileños (the locals) revel in their food and hospitality. Stroll around one of the 40 or more food markets, like the Mercado de San Miguel in Los Austrias or the Mercado de San Anton in Chueca. These are unique spots with an infrastructure that support abundant gastronomy. This is just the start!


3 Nights at the 5 star Gran Melia Phoenix
Round-trip airport transfers
Spanish breakfast each day
Spanish fiesta tapas tour with dinner
Ultimate walking tour of Old Madrid
Paella cooking class with dinner
Hosted by Joe Maloney



  • Expert Wine Host onboard
  • All onboard dining in a variety of venues
  • Delight in authentic Portuguese wine traditions and cuisine
  • Private wine tastings and wine pairing dinner
  • Unlimited fine wine, beer and soft drinks with lunch and dinner
  • Immersive tours in every destination
  • Visit UNESCO World Heritage sites – Salamanca and Porto’s historic quarters
  • AAA Travel Executive Host, Joe Maloney

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Please contact your local AAA Travel Advisor or call 1.877.371.5757
Colorado call 1.866.212.8639 / Carolinas call 1.877.912.8747