Régua – Barca D’Alva – Régua Cruise – Upstream by boat

Régua – Barca D’Alva – Régua Cruise – Upstream by boat


Upstream by boat to Barca D’Alva and downstream by train to Régua
Prices (per person)
Saturday and Sunday
Children up to 3 years oldFree
Children aged from 4 to 11 years old50% Discount


07h45 a.m. || 08h30 a.m. – Passengers embark at Régua Quay (departure time to be confirmed during the booking request)

Cruise departures to Barca d’Alva
Breakfast served on board
Bagaúste Dam (Flood-gate, unlevelling 28 meters)
Possible technical stop at Pinhão
Valeira Dam (Flood-gate, unlevelling 32,5 meters)
Port Wine Appetizer
Lunch served on board
Pocinho Dam (Flood-gate, unlevelling 22 meters)

16h30 p.m. / 17h00 p.m. – Expected arrival at Barca d'Alva

Transfer to Pocinho Station by Tourist Bus or Boat, by departure time
Expected arrival at the Pocinho Railway Station

19h00 p.m. – Beginning of the train trip to Régua
20h30 p.m. – Expected arrival at Régua station
End of our services


  • Vegetables Soup
  • Roasted Pork Loin with Potato, Rice and Vegetables
  • Dessert
  • Red and White Wine from Douro, Water, Juice and Coffee
  • Note: If you have any food restriction please inform when booking.
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  • Departures at 07:45 p.m.: Transfer by Bus from Barca D'Alva to Pocinho
  • Departures at 08:30 p.m.:Transfer by boat from Barca D'Alva to Pocinho
  • * This route will be made by train, if there is availability by the CP (Railroad Company)
  • The Train Travel is made by CP Regular Train and is not an exclusive service, so the trip is the sole responsibility of CP and we are not able to secure all seats
  • The guide will accompany the group all the way.
  • The Dams of the Douro River are closed for maintenance and due to climate conditions from December to April. For this reason, this cruise is available from April to the beginning of October.
Upstream by boat to Barca D’Alva and downstream by train to Régua
Régua - Barca D'Alva - Régua Map Cruise - Upstream by boat

Get ready to be amazed by the terraces and characteristic vineyards of the Douro.
This adventure begins on the Régua quay, one of the most recognized of the Douro.
Climb aboard and enjoy the breakfast that is offered at the beginning of your trip. After gaining strength with the typical products of the region, prepare to lose your breath while passing the Régua Dam, with a 28-meter drop. After seeing the strength of the waters of the river Douro, notice the terraced patterns of the Douro vineyards. These vineyards produce the famous nectars and world-renowned Douro wines.
There will be a possible technical stop at Pinhão. Take the opportunity to glimpse this small village before leaving for the Valeira Dam.

An aperitif of Porto wine is served before a delicious lunch is served on board. Enjoy and breathe the fresh air of the green landscapes and the nature that surrounds you.
Finally, there will be a third dam – the Pocinho Dam – before reaching Barca d’Alva, its final destination.

There you will be entitled to a Transfer to the Pocinho Station, which will be carried out by tourist bus or boat, according to the departure time.
Prepare to return to the starting point, the Peso da Régua, in the region’s train and enjoy to enjoy the last moments of a memorable experience in the Douro Valley.