Althought the ongoing coronavirus pandemic continues to halt most cruise lines have cancelled to spring 2021, with others suspending as far as summer. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention still recommends avoiding cruise trips during the pandemic. The situation so far is that almost all cruises globally are suspended and will only restart depending on the authorities in each country, new health measures, and travel restrictions. Consult all applicable Centers for Disease Control travel advisories, warnings, or recommendations relating to cruise travel and check at official cruise line website.

Douro from Madrid

Explore Douro river cruise departing from Madrid, Spain. Enjoy the timeless beauty and grace of the Old World with European river cruises along the Douro.

Douro cruise from Madrid, Spain 2021


Browse the best European river cruises along the Douro departing from Madrid. River cruise operators on the Douro include Emerald Waterways, Tauck River Cruises, Madrid welcomes many cruise ships throughout the year at Madrid cruise terminals offering best itineraries to Douro. On Douro cruises you can combine a glamorous vacation at an upscale resort with the charming allure of a small town.

Find your next Douro cruise from Madrid

Tauck Douro 12-day route

Tauck, Douro from Madrid, August 5, 2021

Cruise Ship: MS Andorinha; Duration: 12-day;

Ports of Call: Madrid, Madrid, Salamanca, Coa Valley, Pinhao, Regua, Guimaraes, Porto, Porto, Coimbra, Lisbon, Lisbon;

Emerald Douro 13-day route

Emerald, Douro from Madrid, July 8, 2021

Cruise Ship: Emerald Radiance; Duration: 13-day;

Ports of Call: Madrid, Madrid, Porto, Pinhao, Vega de Terron, Salamanca, Pocinho, Regua, Porto, Porto, Lisbon, Lisbon;