Portugal Douro river All-Gay

20-27 May 2021

• Small group cruise exclusive for a maximum of 130 men.
• The world’s most spectacular wine-growing region.
• Lisbon Bear Pride Add-on (27-30 May).


All rates are in euros, per person based on double occupancy. Rates in USD are approximate at time of publishing. 

IMPORTANT: Unlike other companies, we always include taxes/fees AND gratuities. Consequently, you don’t have to do the maths.

Booking Conditions and Payment Schedule: A deposit 500 EUR per cabin must accompany all reservations. On 20/12/2020: first 50% of the total cruise rate. On 20/02/2021: second 50% of the total cruise rate. Full payment is due 90 days prior to departure for all reservations.

Cancellation Policy: From booking date till 20 October 2020: full refund. After 20 October 2020: Total of the deposit. After 20 December 2020: 50% of cabin total. After 20 February 2021: 100% of cabin total.

Cruise4Bears COVID Guarantee: If your cruise does not go ahead due to COVID we guarantee that your money is safe with us. You will have the option of a full refund, to transfer your balance to another cruise or to receive a credit note. We did this with all our 2020 cruises.

Cruise4Bears signature All-inclusive rate includes:
Douro cruise, full-board, 6 tours, beverage package, bear parties, taxes & port fees.

How many?

Our exclusive all-gay vessel MS DOURO CRUISER (****+) can accommodate 130 men in double basis.

Price includes

6 Tours, Beverage Package, Ship accommodation, River transportation, Taxes, Port fees, 7 days in full board, Captain dinner & Dock luggage service.

Price does not include

Gratuities of 50€ per person, Wifi (25€, 2MB speed, flat rate for 3 devices), flights, pre- and post- cruise host Hotel and Transfers.

Included: Tour pack

All excursions of this cruise are included in the price. Our tailor-made tours and transfers are designed only for us. Only 4 bears. Exclusive and only-men.

Included: Parties

On board and onshore. White party, Hot’n’Sexy party or Costume Party are just examples of private parties we have had on previous Cruise4Bears.

Included: Beverage Package

House wine (white, rosé and red), sparkling wine, draft and bottled beer, non-alcoholic beer, mineral water, soft drinks, juices, cocktails of the day, bottled water for your cabin and excursions as well as speciality coffees.

Flights & Transfers

Flights should be arranged by you. We recommend arriving to Porto on Thursday 20 May as our vessels departs on Friday 21 May. Return flight, if you are not coming to Lisbon, should be after noon on 27 May.

Lisbon Bear Pride

After disembark, direct transfer by coach to popular Lisbon Bear Pride. Post- cruise Package will include 3 nights in a 4* hotel, tours, parties, sauna. More info below.

The luxury of a small ship & slow cruising

6 Tours included. Drinks included.


Port *


Casting off*

Included Excursions*

Thu 20 May Porto - - Embark
Fri 21 May







City tour/walk through Porto, the birthplace of port wine, including wine-tasting in a winery.

Sat 22 May







Excursion to Lamego, with its impressive open-air staircase and Gothic cathedral.

Sun 23 May



Vega Terrón







Excursion to Baroque Mateus Palace in Vila Real with its beautiful, park-like gardens.

Mon 24 May Vega Terrón - -

Day excursion to the Spanish university town Salamanca with its impressive cathedral and Plaza Mayor.

Tue 25 May

Vega Terrón









Excursion to Castelo Rodrigo, one of Portugal’s ancient parishes with its historic castle ruins.

Guided tour through tranquil Pinhão, including a visit to the famous station, decorated with blue and white ceramic tiles.

Visit and dinner in a traditional quinta (vineyard).

Wed 26 May







Excursion to “The cradle of Portugal”, Guimarães..

Thu 27 May Porto  - - Disembark 9h
27-30 May Lisbon Add-on  Lisbon Bear Pride -

Transfer to Lisbon (Add-on)

* All itineraries are subject to change.


Lisbon Post-cruise Add-on

27-30 May 2021

Newly opened, our host hotel is a 4* hotel that gives life to an emblematic building at a very central Lisbon square, where you will find quality, comfort and service in a unique, privileged location, in the heart of Lisbon’s downtown. All rooms are equipped with: Amenities, air conditioning, private bathroom with hairdryer, LED TV 70 channels, free wireless internet, safe, mini-bar and double glass windows.

Portugal’s biggest bear gathering and offers a unique chance to discover Gay Lisbon while meeting the hottest Portuguese and international men. Our custom pack includes all parties in Tr3s bar, Lisbon’s bear epicenter, with a complimentary welcome drink on Thursday just for us. It also includes 2 pool parties at Villa3 Caparica, a Palm-Springs-style clothing-optional resort with a big pool, hot tub, steam room and sauna.

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Alfama is the essence of Lisbon: mosaic façades, steep winding alleys, hidden churches, fado tunes and breath-taking views. Caparica is a natural reserve and it’s sandy beach is so vast, 30 km, that needs to be numbered. Gay area is #19. Belem is a living tribute to the rise and fall of the Portuguese empire with city highlights like Belem Tower, Jerónimos Monastery and pasteis de nata, attracting foodies since 1837.

Aboard MV Douro Cruiser

Our ship

Welcome on board the MS DOURO CRUISER. You are guaranteed the best views here! Relax on the sun deck and enjoy the mag- nificent landscape of the Douro valley with its terraced vineyards. The swimming pool on deck invites you to a refreshing cool-off in between. Comfort is a key factor on board. The cabins are furnished in style and on the upper deck are even equipped with a private balcony with sitting accommodation. In the comfortable restaurant, you will be enjoying the excellent cuisine typical for the country and international dishes as well as fine wines from the world-famous wine region.

The cabins

All cabins are outside cabins. Those on the upper deck have an accessible balcony. All main deck cabins have large panorama windows that cannot be opened. All cabins have an approxi- mate size of 15 m2 (including balcony area in upper deck cabins) and are equipped with shower/toilet, air conditioning system that can be regulated independently, hair dryer, safe and SAT TV. The main deck aft cabins have an approx. size of 14 m2. The comfortably furnished cabins offer beds positioned next to each other that can be pushed apart on request.

Technical details

– On-board language: English & German
– Capacity: 132 passengers
– Crew: 30 crew members
– Voltage: 220V
– Length: 78.11m
– Width: 11.4m
– Draught: 1.5m
– Sundeck Pool
– Restaurant
– Panorama Lounge with bar
– Gift shop
– Lift between the lower and upper deck