MS Miguel Torga

MS Miguel Torga Review and Specifications

Specifications of MS Miguel Torga

Year built2016  /  Age : 3
Flag state France
BuilderMeuse & Sambre Shipyard (Beez-Namur, Belgium)
ClassDouro river cruiser
Ferry route / homeportsOporto (Portugal)
OwnerCroisiEurope
OperatorCroisiEurope Portugal
Speed9 kn / 17 kph / 10 mph
Length (LOA)80 m / 262 ft
Beam (width)12 m / 39 ft
Gross Tonnage1200 gt
Passengers66 - 132
Crew20
Decks4
Cabins66
Decks with cabins3
Sister-shipsAmalia Rodrigues
Christened byIsabel Ferreira de Castro

Current itinerary of MS Miguel Torga

MS Miguel Torga current cruise is 7 days, round-trip The Douro River, the spirit of Portugal (port-to-port cruise). Prices start from USD 1660 (double occupancy rates). The itinerary starts on 19 Mar, 2019 and ends on 26 Mar, 2019.

Date / TimePort
19 Mar 17:00     Porto-Leixoes, Portugal   
20 Mar 07:00 - 07:00     Porto-Leixoes, Portugal   
20 Mar 14:00     Regua, Portugal   
21 Mar 09:00 - 09:00     Regua, Portugal   
21 Mar 12:00     Pinhao, Portugal   
21 Mar 20:15     Barca d'Alva, Portugal   
22 Mar 08:00 - 08:00     Barca d'Alva, Portugal   
22 Mar 08:30     Vega de Terron, Salamanca, Spain   
22 Mar 19:00     Senhora da Hora, Portugal   
23 Mar 07:30 - 07:30     Senhora da Hora, Portugal   
23 Mar 08:30     Ferradosa, Portugal   
23 Mar 12:00     Folgosa, Portugal   
23 Mar 20:00     Entre-os-Rios, Portugal   
24 Mar 08:00 - 08:00     Entre-os-Rios, Portugal   
24 Mar 12:00     Porto-Leixoes, Portugal   
25 Mar     Porto-Leixoes, Portugal   
26 Mar 09:00      Arriving in Porto-Leixoes, Portugal   

Review of MS Miguel Torga

MS Miguel Torga ship cruises on Douro River in Portugal (wine region). Itineraries are round-trips leaving from Oporto Portugal. This riverboat cruises in Portugal together with the CroisiEurope ships Fernao De MagalhaesGil EanesInfante Don HenriqueVasco de Gama, Amalia Rodrigues (sistership).

Inaugurated in April 2017, Miguel Torga operates 8-day itineraries - roundtrip from Oporto, and stopping in Vega de TerronFerradosa, Pinhao, and Regua.

This is a Premium-class, innovative, 3-deck riverboat. It features contemporary interior design, a top-deck pool and 66 staterooms that accommodate up to 132 passengers. The name "Miguel Torga" is the pseudonym of Adolfo Correia da Rocha (1907-1995), one of Portugal's greatest 20th-century writers. He was the author of short stories, poetry, and a 16-volume diary.

ms Miguel Torga cruise ship (CroisiEurope)

Cabins

All the 66 cabins on Miguel Torga are outside, and 58 are with French balconies. As standard are offered modern hotel amenities, including twin or double beds (with premium bedding and pillows), seating area (table with chairs), mirrored dressing table / writing desk with chair, wardrobe, en-suite bathroom (WC, shower, single-sink vanity, hairdryer), electronic safe box (in the closet), hairdryer, flat TV (satellite reception), central heating (individual air-conditioning), 220V power outlets.

The 3-deck Miguel Torga ship can accommodate 132 passengers in a total of 66 double-occupancy cabins (58 with French balconies plus 4 suites). Both suites are aft on Upper Deck and with step-out terraces.

Shipboard facilities

Dining aboard CroisiEurope ships is always a gourmet pleasure as the "cruise food" is taken very seriously. Passengers soon become friends with their waiter and quickly come to admire the choices by Serge Dubs, world-renowned sommelier. Dinner is served at set times in a single sitting. Breakfast is buffet style and served in the restaurant. No formal nights are held onboard and the dress code is smart casual.

The ship has a bar lounge for live entertainment in the evenings and daily relaxation. Wi-Fi is available free of charge in the lobby and lounge areas. The sun deck offers 360-degree panoramic views and features a sunbathing area with a swimming pool. The pool is not heated and open during summer months only.

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MS Miguel Torga wiki

On May 19, 2017, was the boat's christening ceremony held dockside in Oporto Portugal, The 2-night inaugural cruise left from Porto to Regua. CroisiEurope's 5th Douro River cruise ship Miguel Torga was named by godmother Ms. Isabel Ferreira de Castro - northern Portugal's director of tourism.

The ship operates on 6- to 8-night Douro River cruise itineraries in Portugal - a route best known for its scenic views and wine trails.

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MS Miguel Torga Itineraries

The below listed MS Miguel Torga cruise prices on itineraries are only indicative and Per Person (in US dollars, based on double occupancy). These are the cheapest CroisiEurope 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 19 7 days, round-trip The Douro River, the spirit of Portugal (port-to-port cruise) Porto-Leixoes $1660
2019 Mar 26 5 days, round-trip Porto and the Douro Valley (port-to-port cruise) Porto-Leixoes $985
2019 Apr 12 7 days, round-trip From Portugal to Spain: Porto, the Douro Valley and Salamanca (port-to-port cruise) Porto-Leixoes $1556
2019 Apr 19 7 days, round-trip From Portugal to Spain: Porto, the Douro Valley and Salamanca (port-to-port cruise) Porto-Leixoes $1574
2019 Jul 05 7 days, round-trip From Portugal to Spain: Porto, the Douro Valley and Salamanca (port-to-port cruise) Porto-Leixoes $1322
2019 Jul 19 5 days, round-trip Porto, the Douro valley (Portugal) and Salamanca (Spain) (port-to-port cruise) Porto-Leixoes $1093
2019 Jul 24 7 days, round-trip From Portugal to Spain: Porto, the Douro Valley and Salamanca (port-to-port cruise) Porto-Leixoes $1511
2020 Mar 28 5 days, round-trip Porto and the Douro Valley (port-to-port cruise) Porto-Leixoes $936
2020 Apr 02 5 days, round-trip Porto and the Douro Valley (port-to-port cruise) Porto-Leixoes $936
2020 Apr 07 5 days, round-trip Porto, the Douro valley (Portugal) and Salamanca (Spain) (port-to-port cruise) Porto-Leixoes $932
2020 Apr 12 7 days, round-trip From Portugal to Spain: Porto, the Douro Valley and Salamanca (port-to-port cruise) Porto-Leixoes $1368
2020 Apr 19 5 days, round-trip Porto, the Douro valley (Portugal) and Salamanca (Spain) (port-to-port cruise) Porto-Leixoes $1107
2020 Jul 03 5 days, round-trip Porto, the Douro valley (Portugal) and Salamanca (Spain) (port-to-port cruise) Porto-Leixoes $905
2020 Jul 08 7 days, round-trip From Portugal to Spain: Porto, the Douro Valley and Salamanca (port-to-port cruise) Porto-Leixoes $1323
2020 Jul 15 7 days, round-trip From Portugal to Spain: Porto, the Douro Valley and Salamanca (port-to-port cruise) Porto-Leixoes $1512
2020 Jul 22 7 days, round-trip From Portugal to Spain: Porto, the Douro Valley and Salamanca (port-to-port cruise) Porto-Leixoes $1323
2020 Jul 29 5 days, round-trip Lisbon, Porto and the Douro valley (Portugal) and Salamanca (Spain) (port-to-port cruise) Porto-Leixoes $1418
2020 Aug 03 5 days, round-trip Porto, the Douro valley (Portugal) and Salamanca (Spain) (port-to-port cruise) Porto-Leixoes $1080
2020 Aug 08 7 days, round-trip From Portugal to Spain: Porto, the Douro Valley and Salamanca (port-to-port cruise) Porto-Leixoes $1512
2020 Aug 15 5 days, round-trip Porto, the Douro valley (Portugal) and Salamanca (Spain) (port-to-port cruise) Porto-Leixoes $905
2020 Oct 21 5 days, round-trip Porto, the Douro valley (Portugal) and Salamanca (Spain) (port-to-port cruise) Porto-Leixoes $1107
2020 Nov 02 7 days, round-trip The Douro River, the spirit of Portugal (port-to-port cruise) Porto-Leixoes $1373
2020 Nov 09 5 days, round-trip Porto and the Douro Valley (port-to-port cruise) Porto-Leixoes $792