Keenan Winery

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Enticing Douro

April 26, 2022

On November 7-14, 2023, join for a 7-night cruise aboard the AmaVida.

FOR COMPLETE INFORMATION AND TO REGISTER ONLINE VISIT:

www.toursandwine.com/keenan

Rambling vineyards and charming native farms cling to the steep sides of the Douro River Valley, creating an incomparable backdrop to one of Europe's most unspoiled regions and to Port country— the world's oldest demarcated wine region. Sail roundtrip from Porto, the beautiful “City of Bridges”; Regua, the ‘capital' of the Douro Valley; and marvel at Salamanca, the UNESCO- designated “Golden City.” Taste wines from historic wineries and soak up the genuine beauty of one of Europe's most unadulterated landscapes.

Enticing Douro

Book by July 31, 2022 and save $1,000 per stateroom on cruise fare

7-night cruise starting from $3,599 $3,099 per person
PRE-CRUISE LISBON & PORTO TOUR
November 3-7, 2023 | $1,995 per person
(operated by Expanding Horizons)

the trip of a lifetime

Join Michael and Jennifer Keenan in Portugal on a magical experience: 3 nights in Lisbon and 1 night in Porto, followed by a 7-night deluxe river cruise through Portugal's remote Douro River Valley. The ancient Romans planted these steep, terraced vineyards over 2,000 years ago, which produce exquisite red wines and the finest fortified port wine.

On board the ship AmaVida, Michael will conduct two tastings and one paired dinner with the extraordinary, multi- winning wines from the Keenan Winery, high on Spring Mountain above St. Helena California. This once-in-a-lifetime holiday is dedicated to and fine wine. Join us!

INCLUDED CRUISE FEATURES:

  • 7 nights deluxe accommodation in river view stateroom

  • Unlimited complimentary wine, beer and soft drinks with lunch and dinner on board

  • Regionally inspired cuisine made with locally sourced ingredients

  • Sip & Sail Cocktail Hour with complimentary wine, beer, spirits and soft drinks

  • Captain's Cocktail Reception and Gala Dinner

  • Complimentary Wi-Fi access on board

  • Small group guided shore excursions with a of choices and activity levels

  • Professionally trained Wellness Host leading a variety of exercise classes

  • Services of a professional Cruise Manager

Itinerary

Date
Destination
Activities/Shore Excursion
Nov 7
Porto
EMBARKATION
Nov 8
Entre-os-Rios
Lunch at a local quinta
Nov 9
Régua
Pinhão
Mateus Palace & gardens visit
Local quinta wine
Nov 10
Vega de Terrón
Salamanca excursión
Nov 11
Barca d'Alva
Pinhão
Castelo Rodrigo tour with tasting of regional fare OR Castelo Rodrigo hike with tasting of regional fare
Quinta de Avessada dinner
Nov 12
 Regua
Lamego tour and Bôlas tasting OR Holy Staircase hike and Bôlas tasting
Nov 13
Porto
“City of Bridges” tour with Port wine tasting OR Porto hike with Port wine tasting Free afternoon
Nov 14
Porto
DISEMBARKATION

about your hosts

Michael Keenan, President and Owner of Keenan Winery

Michael Keenan has led Keenan Winery since 1998. From high on 's Spring Mountain he works with his stellar team to make top-drawer Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah, Zinfandel, Cabernet and Chardonnay. Keenan Winery is consistently on Wine & Spirits Top 100 Wineries of the Year.

Jennifer Walker Keenan, Winery Advisor, Event Planner & Artistic Director

Jennifer Keenan is the glue for the winery team and an expert wine event planning and design maven. Responsible for the classic Keenan imagery and unique label design, she's an artist in every sense of the word. Jennifer is an active supporter of the Oakland Museum of Art and other nonprofits.