Barca d'Alva (Portugal)

Cruise Port schedule, map, terminals, news


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Local Time
16:23 21 Jan 2018

41.02777 N, -6.94156 W

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The last Portuguese village along Douro river, Barca d'Alva is less than 2 km from the Spanish border. Barca d'Alva is overlooked by mountains on all sides, and on a calm bend in Rio Douro. It is a curious spot with a row of elderly cottages and a long-abandoned railway line; and on the other hand, a sparkling quayside with very big pontoons to accommodate Douro cruisers which disgorge guests for a fast souvenir hunt.Barca d'Alva (Portugal) river cruise port

Barca d'Alva features a few cafés and other places that soak up any passing trade. In the end it is the drive here, from north or south, that warrants the trip, through amazingly sculpted Douro terraces of vines and olives, with sweeping views across the hills. As there is no road along Douro in its latter stages after Pocinho, travelers have to approach via Foz Côa and Figueira de Castelo Rodrigo (in Beira Alta) or Torre de Moncorvo and Freixo de Espada à Cinta (in Trás-os-Montes).

Highlights: Salamanca

The Barca d'Alva cruise port map is interactive. It shows the port's exact location, along with the real-time cruise ship traffic (if any) in its vicinity - today, and right now. By zooming-out you can see other cruise ship ports located near Barca d'Alva, Portugal.

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Port Barca d'Alva cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Barca d'Alva, Portugal. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.

Day Ships in port
26 March, 2018
Viking Torgil(arriving at 26 Mar - departing at 26 Mar)
29 March, 2018
Viking Hemming(arriving at 29 Mar - departing at 29 Mar)
31 March, 2018
Queen Isabel(arriving at 31 Mar - departing at 31 Mar)
Viking Osfrid(arriving at 31 Mar - departing at 31 Mar)
2018 March