Welcome to the Douro

Book now with a risk-free $100pp deposit + FREE single Supplement - Cruises start July 31st

Join us this summer and enjoy the delights of small ship river cruising along Portugal’s sun-drenched Douro river, the majestic Rhine river or the elegant Danube.  Cruises start July 31

With Emerald Cruises, you can plan and book your river cruise with confidence and peace of mind, knowing that you'll enjoy flexible policies, reduced, risk-free deposits and the promise of our Exceptional EmeraldVALUE so all you have to do is enjoy your vacation.   

  • Reserve with a risk-free deposit of only $100 per person
    Book with peace of mind, knowing your deposit is fully refundable up until the final payment due date.
  • Save up to $2,000 per couple on your Secrets of the Douro cruise
    Save the most on July, August and September 2021 sailings. Save $1,500 per couple on October and November 2021 cruises.
  • Book with Confidence
    Our Flexible Booking Policy enables you to defer your travel plans up to 60 days prior to departure across our fill collection of river and yacht cruises.
  • FREE Single Supplement
    Enjoy no single supplement on select 2021 sailings.
Call our Cruises Experts on 855-222-3214 to secure your place or
Request a Brochure

Offer ends December 31, 2021

Peace of Mind

We look forward to welcoming you on board by providing you the comfort, well-being and assurance you need on your journey  From the moment you book your holiday with us, we want you to feel the benefit of our award-winning service, and exceptional EmeraldVALUE. Rest assured; you are in safe hands when booking your next adventure with Emerald Cruises. We’ve created our book with confidence assurance to give you complete peace of mind when booking your next getaway with us. 

Emerald Radiance: Custom-built to sail the Douro

The Emerald Radiance will explore Portugal’s Douro region, navigating the eponymous river Douro. Dissecting some of Europe’s most beautiful vineyards and wine-producing villages, the river Douro evocatively stretches through beautiful backdrops on either bank. With a capacity of just 112 guests, the bespoke Emerald Radiance has been lovingly designed and built to complement the jaw-dropping scenery unfolding before the ship’s bow.
Call our Cruises Experts on 855-222-3214 to secure your place or
Request a Brochure
Call our Cruises Experts on 855-222-3214 to secure your place or
Request a Brochure

Terms and Conditions

Terms and conditions: 

For new bookings on 2021 Douro, Danube and Rhine river cruises made by December 31, 2021. Cruise fare is fully refundable should Emerald Cruises suspend the cruise. An initial deposit of $100 per person is required at the time of booking. Full payment required 90 days prior to departure. Not applicable to guests who have already paid in full; no retroactivity. $1,000 per person savings offer valid on Rhine and Danube cruises departing in August, September, October and December 2021; Douro cruises departing July, August September 2021. Savings on remaining 2021 sailings is $750 per person. These offers are not combinable with any other offer except for Travel Show vouchers, agent training vouchers, EmeraldEXPLORER, future travel credits and referral vouchers. Taxes and port charges are included in the price. Offer available to residents of the 50 United States and Washington DC only. Offers and fares are capacity controlled and may be extended, cancelled or withdrawn at any time without notice. Single Supplement: For new bookings from May 27 – August 31, 2021 on select departures only. Free single supplement savings based on cruise + cabin pricing only, excluding port charges, land and other add ons. Combinable with groups – contact the groups team for details. Not combinable with any other offer except for $100 deposit. Offer available to residents of the 50 United States and Washington DC only. Offers and fares are capacity controlled and may be extended, cancelled or withdrawn at any time without notice. Visit emeraldcruises.com for complete terms and conditions.