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Douro River, Porto

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Explore Douro River aboard a cruise ship or by visiting the cities that line its shores. At 897 km (557 mi) long, this river stretches between Duruelo de la Sierra in Spain and Porto in Portugal. Spend your day cruising down the river or kayaking while enjoying views of the valley. On land, you can take a bike ride. Discover a riverside city, such as Vila Nova de Gaia, Foz do Tua, or Peso da Regua. Or experience the wine-making region of Douro Vinhateiro, a World Heritage Site. Work out when and for how long to visit Douro River and other Porto attractions using our handy Porto holiday planner.
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  • DOURO RIVER is an important river for both Portugal and Spain DOURO RIVER is an important river for both Portugal and Spain (3rd longest in Iberian Penninsula, 897 Km long) having its source in Spain....  more
    DOURO RIVER is an important river for both Portugal and Spain DOURO RIVER is an important river for both Portugal and Spain (3rd longest in Iberian Penninsula, 897 Km long) having its source in Spain....  more »
  • We are not big city people but Porto and the Douro River area in downtown were definitely our favorite area in Portugal 
    We are not big city people but Porto and the Douro River area in downtown were definitely our favorite area in Portugal  more »

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