Porto-Leixoes (Oporto, Portugal)

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Porto-Leixoes cruise port

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2021-12-05 15:04

min: 47 °F (8 °C) / max: 57 °F (14 °C) 56°F
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Leixoes is one of Portugal's largest seaports. The port is man-made (on Europe's Atlantic coast) and located approx 4 km (2,5 ml) north of the mouth of Douro River (close to Oporto / Porto City). Leixoes is Oporto's seaport as a sandbar prevents the city to have its own deep-water harbour waterway.

Porto Leixoes (Portugal) cruise port

Oporto is Portugal's second largest city and one of the largest urban areas in Iberia.  The city is located on the banks of Douro River, in the Costa Verde area - rich in history, ancient monuments, vast golden beaches and pine forests. The city has total area 41 km2 (16 ml2) and population around 1,8 million (metro 2,2 million).

From Port Leixoes, cruise ship tourists can visit Costa Verde and Braga (country's religious capital) to see the cathedral and Bom Jesus do Monte Sanctuary. Another popular attraction is Guimeres - ancient capital and birthplace of Portugal's first king (Afonso I The Conqueror, 1106-1185, reign 1128-1139).

Main sights in Oporto include the 12th century cathedral, art museum containing some of the finest masterpieces in Portugal, Saint Francis Church, with interior covered in 18th-century carvings, and Stock Exchange with impressive Moorish hall. Visitors should try a visit inland to Costa Verde's heart to see the historic Braga and shrine of Bom Jesus. Guimeres, the ancient capital and birthplace of Portugal's first king is also worth a visit.

The history of Oporto (fka Portucale) dates as far back as the 8th century BC. During the 11th century it was presented to Henri of Burgundy as dowry of Princes Teresa. Later renamed Porto, the town became a base of Portugal's shipping fleet, resulting in its maritime and wealth power.

Home of the famous Port wine and second largest city in Portugal, Oporto is situated on the banks of Douro River and lies in Costa Verde, an area steeped in history and ancient monuments with vast golden beaches and pine forests. Main sights include the 12th century cathedral, art museum containing some of the finest masterpieces in Portugal, Saint Francis Church, with interior covered in 18th-century carvings, and Stock Exchange with impressive Moorish hall. Visitors should try a visit inland to Costa Verde's heart to see the historic Braga and shrine of Bom Jesus. Guimeres, the ancient capital and birthplace of Portugal's first king is also worth a visit.

Oporto (Portugal) river cruise port

The history of Oporto, known formerly as Portucale, dates as far back as the 8th century BC. During the 11th century it was presented to Henri of Burgundy as dowry of Princes Teresa. Later renamed Oporto, the town became a base of Portugal's shipping fleet, resulting in its maritime and wealth power.

On May 24, 2017, here was hosted the "Porto and Douro Cruise Forum" event. It brought together national and international cruise shipping industry professionals, travel agencies, auxiliary industries representatives, tour operators, as well as hotel-, restaurant- and shop owners which all benefit from Douro River cruise ship tourism.. The event was organised by "Cruises News Media Group".

For the 1st half of 2017, Port Leixoes reported a record 29% increase in cruise ship visits and 64% in cruise passengers over 2016. Between January and June 2017, the cruise port handled a total of 45 vessels (including 6 maiden calls) and 40,917 passengers. The majority of tourists were from Germany, UK, USA and Japan.

Porto-Leixoes cruise terminal

Porto Leixoes Cruise Terminal was built by Douro Port Authority. It is a purpose built terminal facility serving ocean-going passenger vessels (ferries and cruise ships). The passenger terminal was opened on July 23, 2015. It is located in Matosinhos (near Oporto). Project's total cost was around EUR 50 million.

Porto Leixoes Cruise Terminal

The new passenger terminal has a 340 m (1115 ft) long quay where the liners dock. The facility has berthing capacity 1 ship at a time, and also includes pedestrian access path for general public and passengers use. For the project were contracted two Portuguese companies - "Newton Engineering Consultants" (design) and "Ferreira Build Power of Porto" (construction).

Oporto (Portugal)

Note: CruiseMapper's digital map shows the location of Port Leixoes. Douro River cruise ships dock in Porto City at Antigo Terminal Ferroviario da Alfandega (on the above photo).

Port Porto-Leixoes 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 Porto-Leixoes, Oporto, Portugal. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.

DayShipArrivalDeparture
30 August, 2021
Monday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Osfrid
30 August, 2021
Monday
CroisiEurope Cruises cruise linems Infante Don Henrique18:0018:00
30 September, 2021
Thursday
Scenic Cruises Cruises cruise lineScenic Azure
30 September, 2021
Thursday
Mystic Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Douro Elegance
30 September, 2021
Thursday
Arosa Cruises Cruises cruise lineArosa Alva07:00
30 September, 2021
Thursday
Regent Seven Seas Cruises Cruises cruise lineSeven Seas Splendor08:0017:00
30 September, 2021
Thursday
Small Cruise Lines Cruises cruise lineMS Hamburg09:0014:00
31 August, 2021
Tuesday
Arosa Cruises Cruises cruise lineArosa Alva08:00
31 August, 2021
Tuesday
CroisiEurope Cruises cruise linems Amalia Rodrigues18:0018:00
1 September, 2021
Wednesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Osfrid
1 September, 2021
Wednesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Torgil
1 September, 2021
Wednesday
Arosa Cruises Cruises cruise lineArosa Alva07:00
1 September, 2021
Wednesday
Mystic Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Douro Cruiser14:00
2 September, 2021
Thursday
CroisiEurope Cruises cruise linems Gil Eanes
2 September, 2021
Thursday
Mystic Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Douro Elegance
2 September, 2021
Thursday
CroisiEurope Cruises cruise lineMS Miguel Torga21:0009:00
3 September, 2021
Friday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Torgil
3 September, 2021
Friday
Scenic Cruises Cruises cruise lineScenic Azure
3 September, 2021
Friday
Mystic Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Douro Elegance
3 September, 2021
Friday
Emerald Cruises Cruises cruise lineEmerald Radiance
3 September, 2021
Friday
AmaWaterways Cruises cruise lineAmaDouro
3 September, 2021
Friday
Mystic Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Douro Cruiser14:00
3 September, 2021
Friday
CroisiEurope Cruises cruise linems Gil Eanes20:0009:00
4 September, 2021
Saturday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Hemming
4 September, 2021
Saturday
Uniworld Cruises cruise lineSS Sao Gabriel
4 September, 2021
Saturday
Mystic Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Douro Splendour
4 September, 2021
Saturday
Emerald Cruises Cruises cruise lineEmerald Radiance
4 September, 2021
Saturday
AmaWaterways Cruises cruise lineAmaDouro
4 September, 2021
Saturday
CroisiEurope Cruises cruise linems Fernao de Magalhaes14:00
5 September, 2021
Sunday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Helgrim
5 September, 2021
Sunday
Uniworld Cruises cruise lineSS Sao Gabriel
5 September, 2021
Sunday
Scenic Cruises Cruises cruise lineScenic Azure
5 September, 2021
Sunday
CroisiEurope Cruises cruise linems Fernao de Magalhaes13:00
5 September, 2021
Sunday
Mystic Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Douro Splendour
5 September, 2021
Sunday
AmaWaterways Cruises cruise lineAmaVida
5 September, 2021
Sunday
CroisiEurope Cruises cruise linems Infante Don Henrique21:0009:00
6 September, 2021
Monday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Osfrid
6 September, 2021
Monday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Hemming
6 September, 2021
Monday
CroisiEurope Cruises cruise linems Amalia Rodrigues21:0009:00
7 September, 2021
Tuesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Helgrim
7 September, 2021
Tuesday
Arosa Cruises Cruises cruise lineArosa Alva08:00
8 September, 2021
Wednesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Osfrid
8 September, 2021
Wednesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Torgil
8 September, 2021
Wednesday
Arosa Cruises Cruises cruise lineArosa Alva07:00
8 September, 2021
Wednesday
Mystic Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Douro Cruiser14:00
8 September, 2021
Wednesday
Mystic Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Douro Serenity14:00
9 September, 2021
Thursday
Mystic Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Douro Elegance
10 September, 2021
Friday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Torgil
10 September, 2021
Friday
Scenic Cruises Cruises cruise lineScenic Azure
10 September, 2021
Friday
Mystic Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Douro Elegance
10 September, 2021
Friday
Emerald Cruises Cruises cruise lineEmerald Radiance
10 September, 2021
Friday
AmaWaterways Cruises cruise lineAmaDouro
10 September, 2021
Friday
Mystic Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Douro Cruiser14:00
11 September, 2021
Saturday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Hemming
11 September, 2021
Saturday
Uniworld Cruises cruise lineSS Sao Gabriel
11 September, 2021
Saturday
CroisiEurope Cruises cruise linems Gil Eanes17:00
11 September, 2021
Saturday
Mystic Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Douro Splendour
11 September, 2021
Saturday
Emerald Cruises Cruises cruise lineEmerald Radiance
11 September, 2021
Saturday
AmaWaterways Cruises cruise lineAmaDouro
12 September, 2021
Sunday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Sky
12 September, 2021
Sunday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Helgrim
12 September, 2021
Sunday
Uniworld Cruises cruise lineSS Sao Gabriel
12 September, 2021
Sunday
Scenic Cruises Cruises cruise lineScenic Azure
12 September, 2021
Sunday
Mystic Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Douro Splendour
12 September, 2021
Sunday
AmaWaterways Cruises cruise lineAmaVida
12 September, 2021
Sunday
CroisiEurope Cruises cruise linems Amalia Rodrigues18:0018:00
13 September, 2021
Monday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Osfrid
13 September, 2021
Monday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Hemming
13 September, 2021
Monday
CroisiEurope Cruises cruise linems Fernao de Magalhaes14:00
13 September, 2021
Monday
Mystic Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Douro Serenity14:00
13 September, 2021
Monday
CroisiEurope Cruises cruise linems Infante Don Henrique18:0018:00
14 September, 2021
Tuesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Helgrim
14 September, 2021
Tuesday
CroisiEurope Cruises cruise linems Fernao de Magalhaes13:00
14 September, 2021
Tuesday
Arosa Cruises Cruises cruise lineArosa Alva08:00
15 September, 2021
Wednesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Torgil
15 September, 2021
Wednesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Osfrid
15 September, 2021
Wednesday
Arosa Cruises Cruises cruise lineArosa Alva07:00
15 September, 2021
Wednesday
Mystic Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Douro Cruiser14:00
15 September, 2021
Wednesday
Mystic Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Douro Serenity14:00
15 September, 2021
Wednesday
CroisiEurope Cruises cruise linems Gil Eanes20:0009:00
16 September, 2021
Thursday
Mystic Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Douro Elegance
17 September, 2021
Friday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Torgil
17 September, 2021
Friday
Emerald Cruises Cruises cruise lineEmerald Radiance
17 September, 2021
Friday
Mystic Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Douro Elegance
17 September, 2021
Friday
AmaWaterways Cruises cruise lineAmaDouro
17 September, 2021
Friday
Mystic Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Douro Cruiser14:00
18 September, 2021
Saturday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Hemming
18 September, 2021
Saturday
Uniworld Cruises cruise lineSS Sao Gabriel
18 September, 2021
Saturday
Mystic Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Douro Splendour
18 September, 2021
Saturday
Emerald Cruises Cruises cruise lineEmerald Radiance
18 September, 2021
Saturday
Emerald Cruises Cruises cruise lineEmerald Liberte
18 September, 2021
Saturday
AmaWaterways Cruises cruise lineAmaDouro
18 September, 2021
Saturday
CroisiEurope Cruises cruise linems Amalia Rodrigues21:0009:00
19 September, 2021
Sunday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Helgrim
19 September, 2021
Sunday
Uniworld Cruises cruise lineSS Sao Gabriel
19 September, 2021
Sunday
Mystic Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Douro Splendour
19 September, 2021
Sunday
AmaWaterways Cruises cruise lineAmaVida
19 September, 2021
Sunday
CroisiEurope Cruises cruise linems Amalia Rodrigues18:0018:00
19 September, 2021
Sunday
CroisiEurope Cruises cruise linems Infante Don Henrique21:0009:00
20 September, 2021
Monday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Hemming
20 September, 2021
Monday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Osfrid
20 September, 2021
Monday
Scenic Cruises Cruises cruise lineScenic Azure
20 September, 2021
Monday
Mystic Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Douro Serenity14:00
20 September, 2021
Monday
CroisiEurope Cruises cruise linems Infante Don Henrique18:0018:00
21 September, 2021
Tuesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Helgrim
21 September, 2021
Tuesday
Saga Cruises Cruises cruise lineSpirit of Discovery08:0017:00
21 September, 2021
Tuesday
Arosa Cruises Cruises cruise lineArosa Alva08:00
21 September, 2021
Tuesday
CroisiEurope Cruises cruise linems Gil Eanes18:0018:00
22 September, 2021
Wednesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Torgil
22 September, 2021
Wednesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Osfrid
22 September, 2021
Wednesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Jupiter
22 September, 2021
Wednesday
Scenic Cruises Cruises cruise lineScenic Azure
22 September, 2021
Wednesday
Arosa Cruises Cruises cruise lineArosa Alva07:00
22 September, 2021
Wednesday
CroisiEurope Cruises cruise linems Fernao de Magalhaes14:00
22 September, 2021
Wednesday
Mystic Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Douro Cruiser14:00
23 September, 2021
Thursday
CroisiEurope Cruises cruise linems Fernao de Magalhaes13:00
23 September, 2021
Thursday
Mystic Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Douro Elegance
24 September, 2021
Friday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Torgil
24 September, 2021
Friday
Mystic Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Douro Elegance
24 September, 2021
Friday
Emerald Cruises Cruises cruise lineEmerald Radiance
24 September, 2021
Friday
Emerald Cruises Cruises cruise lineEmerald Liberte
24 September, 2021
Friday
AmaWaterways Cruises cruise lineAmaDouro
24 September, 2021
Friday
Mystic Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Douro Cruiser14:00
25 September, 2021
Saturday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Hemming
25 September, 2021
Saturday
Mystic Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Douro Splendour
25 September, 2021
Saturday
Uniworld Cruises cruise lineSS Sao Gabriel
25 September, 2021
Saturday
AmaWaterways Cruises cruise lineAmaDouro
25 September, 2021
Saturday
CroisiEurope Cruises cruise linems Amalia Rodrigues21:0009:00
26 September, 2021
Sunday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Helgrim
26 September, 2021
Sunday
Uniworld Cruises cruise lineSS Sao Gabriel
26 September, 2021
Sunday
Mystic Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Douro Splendour
26 September, 2021
Sunday
AmaWaterways Cruises cruise lineAmaVida
26 September, 2021
Sunday
Windstar Cruises Cruises cruise lineStar Legend08:0015:00
26 September, 2021
Sunday
CroisiEurope Cruises cruise linems Infante Don Henrique21:0009:00
27 September, 2021
Monday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Osfrid
27 September, 2021
Monday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Hemming
27 September, 2021
Monday
CroisiEurope Cruises cruise linems Infante Don Henrique18:0018:00
27 September, 2021
Monday
CroisiEurope Cruises cruise linems Gil Eanes21:0009:00
28 September, 2021
Tuesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Helgrim
28 September, 2021
Tuesday
Arosa Cruises Cruises cruise lineArosa Alva08:00
29 September, 2021
Wednesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Osfrid
29 September, 2021
Wednesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Torgil
29 September, 2021
Wednesday
Arosa Cruises Cruises cruise lineArosa Alva07:00
29 September, 2021
Wednesday
Mystic Cruises Cruises cruise lineWorld Voyager08:0018:00
29 September, 2021
Wednesday
Mystic Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Douro Cruiser14:00
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