MS Douro Cruiser

MS Douro Cruiser Review and Specifications

Specifications of MS Douro Cruiser

Year built2005  /  Age : 14
Flag state Portugal
BuilderWest Sea shipyard (Viana do Castelo, Portugal)
ClassDouro river cruiser
Ferry route / homeportsOporto (Portugal)
OwnerMystic Invest
OperatorNicko Cruises via Douro Azul
Speed12 kn / 22 kph / 14 mph
Length (LOA)78 m / 256 ft
Beam (width)11 m / 36 ft
Passengers65 - 130
Crew30
Decks4
Cabins65
Decks with cabins2
Former namesAlgarve Cruiser

Review of MS Douro Cruiser

MS Douro Cruiser is a modern and comfortable riverboat (same design as Douro Queen) with tastefully furnished staterooms. Itineraries are in Portugal exclusively (on Douro River) with roundtrip departures from Oporto. The vessel is owned by the Portugese travel company Douro Azul and exclusively chartered by the German company Nicko Cruises.

MS Douro Cruiser

The ship's Upper Deck cabins each has a private step-out balcony, which allows passengers to relax and admire the passing riverside scenery. This ship features a cozy Panorama Restaurant serving international dishes, spacious Sun Deck with swimming pool, deck chairs, tables and sunshade awnings. Other onboard facilities include Panorama Bar Lounge, lift (between lower and upper decks), stair lift (upper to sun decks). The main onboard language is German. Travelers must have in mind that there is no special program for English-speaking guests.

All cabins on Douro Cruiser are outside and measure about 15 m2 (160 ft2). They have individual air-conditioning, en-suite bathrooms (shower and toilet), safe, satellite TV, hairdryer. Staterooms are stylishly furnished with either two single beds or a double bed.

The Panorama Restaurant seats all guests in a single sitting. On embarkation day, passengers can reserve a table for the entire cruise. The international, tasty dishes are attractively presented. Quizzes, bingo, enrichment lectures, live music and themed evenings are featured in the onboard entertainment program, together with board- and card games.

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MS Douro Cruiser Itineraries

The below listed MS Douro Cruiser cruise prices on itineraries are only indicative and Per Person (in US dollars, based on double occupancy). These are the cheapest River Cruises fares on the ship’s lowest category cabins available for booking. Cruise fares typically change with departure dates approaching, last minute deals, discounts, promotions, independent travel agency offers.

DateCruise NameDeparture PortPrice from
2019 Mar 28 11 days, one-way from Porto-Leixoes to Lisbon Porto-Leixoes $2985
2019 Mar 28 8 days, round-trip Douro Porto-Leixoes $2253
2019 Apr 04 11 days, one-way from Porto-Leixoes to Lisbon Porto-Leixoes
2019 Apr 04 8 days, round-trip Douro Porto-Leixoes
2019 Apr 11 11 days, one-way from Porto-Leixoes to Lisbon Porto-Leixoes $2309
2019 Apr 11 8 days, round-trip Douro Porto-Leixoes $1576
2019 Apr 18 11 days, one-way from Porto-Leixoes to Lisbon Porto-Leixoes $3154
2019 Apr 18 8 days, round-trip Douro Porto-Leixoes $2422
2019 Apr 25 11 days, one-way from Porto-Leixoes to Lisbon Porto-Leixoes
2019 Apr 25 8 days, round-trip Douro Porto-Leixoes
2019 May 02 11 days, one-way from Porto-Leixoes to Lisbon Porto-Leixoes
2019 May 02 8 days, round-trip Douro Porto-Leixoes
2019 May 09 11 days, one-way from Porto-Leixoes to Lisbon Porto-Leixoes
2019 May 09 8 days, round-trip Douro Porto-Leixoes
2019 May 16 11 days, one-way from Porto-Leixoes to Lisbon Porto-Leixoes $2647
2019 May 16 8 days, round-trip Douro Porto-Leixoes $1914
2019 May 23 11 days, one-way from Porto-Leixoes to Lisbon Porto-Leixoes
2019 May 23 8 days, round-trip Douro Porto-Leixoes
2019 May 30 11 days, one-way from Porto-Leixoes to Lisbon Porto-Leixoes $2295
2019 May 30 8 days, round-trip Douro Porto-Leixoes $1563
2019 Jun 06 11 days, one-way from Porto-Leixoes to Lisbon Porto-Leixoes $2295
2019 Jun 06 8 days, round-trip Douro Porto-Leixoes $1563
2019 Jun 13 11 days, one-way from Porto-Leixoes to Lisbon Porto-Leixoes $2295
2019 Jun 13 8 days, round-trip Douro Porto-Leixoes $1563
2019 Jun 20 11 days, one-way from Porto-Leixoes to Lisbon Porto-Leixoes $2295
2019 Jun 20 8 days, round-trip Douro Porto-Leixoes $1563
2019 Jun 27 11 days, one-way from Porto-Leixoes to Lisbon Porto-Leixoes $2295
2019 Jun 27 8 days, round-trip Douro Porto-Leixoes $1563
2019 Jul 04 11 days, one-way from Porto-Leixoes to Lisbon Porto-Leixoes $2168
2019 Jul 04 8 days, round-trip Douro Porto-Leixoes $1435
2019 Jul 11 11 days, one-way from Porto-Leixoes to Lisbon Porto-Leixoes $2168
2019 Jul 11 8 days, round-trip Douro Porto-Leixoes $1435
2019 Jul 18 11 days, one-way from Porto-Leixoes to Lisbon Porto-Leixoes $2168
2019 Jul 18 8 days, round-trip Douro Porto-Leixoes $1435
2019 Jul 25 11 days, one-way from Porto-Leixoes to Lisbon Porto-Leixoes $2042
2019 Jul 25 8 days, round-trip Douro Porto-Leixoes $1309
2019 Aug 01 11 days, one-way from Porto-Leixoes to Lisbon Porto-Leixoes $2309
2019 Aug 01 8 days, round-trip Douro Porto-Leixoes $1576
2019 Aug 08 11 days, one-way from Porto-Leixoes to Lisbon Porto-Leixoes $2929
2019 Aug 08 8 days, round-trip Douro Porto-Leixoes $2196
2019 Aug 15 11 days, one-way from Porto-Leixoes to Lisbon Porto-Leixoes $2042
2019 Aug 15 8 days, round-trip Douro Porto-Leixoes $1309
2019 Aug 22 11 days, one-way from Porto-Leixoes to Lisbon Porto-Leixoes $2168
2019 Aug 22 8 days, round-trip Douro Porto-Leixoes $1435
2019 Aug 29 11 days, one-way from Porto-Leixoes to Lisbon Porto-Leixoes $2478
2019 Aug 29 8 days, round-trip Douro Porto-Leixoes $1745
2019 Sep 05 11 days, one-way from Porto-Leixoes to Lisbon Porto-Leixoes $3267
2019 Sep 05 8 days, round-trip Douro Porto-Leixoes $2534
2019 Sep 12 11 days, one-way from Porto-Leixoes to Lisbon Porto-Leixoes $2647
2019 Sep 12 8 days, round-trip Douro Porto-Leixoes $1914
2019 Sep 19 11 days, one-way from Porto-Leixoes to Lisbon Porto-Leixoes
2019 Sep 19 8 days, round-trip Douro Porto-Leixoes
2019 Sep 26 11 days, one-way from Porto-Leixoes to Lisbon Porto-Leixoes
2019 Sep 26 8 days, round-trip Douro Porto-Leixoes
2019 Oct 03 11 days, one-way from Porto-Leixoes to Lisbon Porto-Leixoes $2478
2019 Oct 03 8 days, round-trip Douro Porto-Leixoes $1745
2019 Oct 10 11 days, one-way from Porto-Leixoes to Lisbon Porto-Leixoes $2478
2019 Oct 10 8 days, round-trip Douro Porto-Leixoes $1745
2019 Oct 17 11 days, one-way from Porto-Leixoes to Lisbon Porto-Leixoes $2478
2019 Oct 17 8 days, round-trip Douro Porto-Leixoes $1745
2019 Oct 24 11 days, one-way from Porto-Leixoes to Lisbon Porto-Leixoes
2019 Oct 24 8 days, round-trip Douro Porto-Leixoes
2019 Oct 31 11 days, one-way from Porto-Leixoes to Lisbon Porto-Leixoes $2309
2019 Oct 31 8 days, round-trip Douro Porto-Leixoes $1576
2019 Nov 07 11 days, one-way from Porto-Leixoes to Lisbon Porto-Leixoes $2140
2019 Nov 07 8 days, round-trip Douro Porto-Leixoes $1407
2019 Nov 14 11 days, one-way from Porto-Leixoes to Lisbon Porto-Leixoes $2140
2019 Nov 14 8 days, round-trip Douro Porto-Leixoes $1407
2019 Nov 21 11 days, one-way from Porto-Leixoes to Lisbon Porto-Leixoes $2140
2019 Nov 21 8 days, round-trip Douro Porto-Leixoes $1407
2019 Dec 19 11 days, one-way from Porto-Leixoes to Lisbon Porto-Leixoes $2140
2019 Dec 19 8 days, round-trip Douro Porto-Leixoes $1407