About us

Why should you choose us?

We have the largest offer of Douro Cruises in the market at very competitive prices. We also plan and organise group trips in Douro, whether these are recreational or professional.

We operate with the best river partners, in order to guarantee the success and the high quality of our services. We are committed to ensuring the sustainability of the Douro natural resources for the provision of our services, practicing Ecological and Responsible Tourism and allowing the preservation and conservation of the Natural Heritage of the Douro Demarcated Region.

In recognition of the quality of our services, we were considered SMC of Excellence for the third year in a row. In addition, at the 2018 gala, we were awarded the "More Tourism 2017" distinction, having been the only Tour Operator in Portugal distinguished.
 

Customer Satisfaction - Customer satisfaction is our top priority.

Ethics, Integrity and Trust - We are committed to creating economic value always based on relationships of ethics, integrity and trust, both with our partners and with our customers.

Innovation - We know that innovation entails risks, but we believe that only with this philosophy can we evolve and continue to offer the high quality and diversity that is attributed to us.

Ambition and Passion - We like to evolve. We (always) like to do more and better. We set strict goals that allow us the highest quality that characterises us.

Environmental Responsibility - We are committed to the preservation and conservation of Portugal's Natural Heritage, fully respecting the standards for the use of natural resources inherent to our business.

Social Responsibility - We preserve a sense of active social responsibility, helping to improve the society in which we operate.

Recognition of the Quality of our Services

PME Excelence and Best Tourism

In recognition of the quality of our services, we were considered SMC of Excellence for the third year in a row. In addition, at the 2018 gala, we were awarded the "More Tourism 2017" distinction, having been the only Tour Operator in Portugal distinguished.

PME Excelência e Mais Turismo 2019

Our mission

The largest offer of Douro River Cruises at the best price in the market.

Customised service by available professionals.

Provide the best experiences on the Douro River, and introduce you to this fantastic region.

Our Team

We have a specialised team in Douro River Cruises and Douro Tourism.

Vasco Melo

Vasco Melo

General Manager

Know More

Vasco is in love with the charms of Portugal, especially the imposing Douro Valley. After professional experience in Spain and the United Kingdom, he founded Douro Cruises (2007) and established the leadership of a team specialized in cruises and charm tours in the Douro Region.

Back
Helena Azevedo

Helena Azevedo

Sales Manager

Know More

Helena is one of the founding members of the agency and a citizen of the world. Her favorite hobby is traveling and meeting new destinations. However, there is one place she will always return to: the Douro Valley. Committed and dedicated, she manages all protocols with suppliers and partnerships.

Back
Liliana Pinto

Liliana Pinto

Cruises Manager

Know More

With a professional experience always linked to the Douro, Liliana's mission is to develop programs in the Region and manage the logistical means inherent to the Douro Cruises and Reservations. Being an excellent colleague and professional expert, she loves to every now and then wander through Douro and enjoy the serenity of this region.

Back
Inês Sousa

Inês Sousa

Tourism Technician

Know More

Ines breathes and lives the Douro. Whenever she can, she drives to the Douro Region and takes the opportunity to absorb new ideas and solutions to suggest to customers. Always optimistic and available to help, her main feature is the constant search to help exceed customers’ expectations.

Back
Sofia Leite

Sofia Leite

Tourism Technician

Know More

Graduate in Tourist Activities Management, Sofia is part of our reservations team. Always happy and cheerfull, she is consistently offering the best service, trying to match the needs and expectations of those who seek Cruzeiros Douro.

Back
Elsa Brito

Elsa Brito

Tourism Technician

Know More

Gratuated in Tourism Management, Elsa is part of the company since the beginning of 2019. Passionate about travelling, sees in the Douro Valley one of the most beautiful destinations in the world, offering her clientes the best suggestions of programs in the Region.

 

Back
Márcia Teixeira

Márcia Teixeira

Tourism Technician

Know More

Belonging to the team since the beginning of 2019, Márcia loves every corner of Portugal. On the Douro Valley, she finds the best landscapes in the North of Portugal, always suggesting a wonderful cruise through the Douro River to everyone who comes across her, so they can find the best of the Region too.

Back
Tânia Nogueira

Tânia Nogueira

Tour Guide

Know More

Tânia started her career as history and geography teacher. However, her unwavering passion for Portugal, with her enthusiastic desire to travel, changed her course and made her one of the best guides in the country. She is also part of the Reservations Department, her socialization, friendliness and integrity are her greatest characteristics.

Back
Tabita Queiroz

Tabita Queiroz

Marketing Assistant

Know More

Graduate in Tourism, Tabita loves to travel around the world. But sees the Douro Valley with an enormous admiration. She is part of the Marketing Department of Cruzeiros Douro.

 

Back

Douro River Cruise Fleet

Enjoy a wonderful Douro Cruise with confortable and safe fleet!
Enjoy a wonderful Douro Cruise with confortable and safe fleet!
Enjoy a wonderful Douro Cruise with confortable and safe fleet
Enjoy a wonderful Douro Cruise with confortable and safe fleet!
Enjoy a wonderful Douro Cruise with confortable and safe fleet
Enjoy a wonderful Douro Cruise with confortable and safe fleet
Aviso! Ao navegar no nosso site estará a consentir a utilização de cookies para uma melhor experiência de utilização.
Learn more about our Privacy Policy and Cookies aqui