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MS Estrela

River Cruising | Portugal

Come aboard the MS Estrela, APT's new custom-built river ship, designed to gracefully navigate the picturesque waters of the Douro River in Portugal. Purpose-built to offer unparalleled comfort and style, from its luxurious cabins to exquisite dining experiences, the MS Estrela promises an unforgettable journey through Portugal's enchanting wine country.

Ship Overview

We are delighted to be launching the MS Estrela, a brand-new purpose designed Douro River ship setting sail in 2024. 

Immerse yourself in the Southern European way of life on the brand-new MS Estrela. With ample outdoor space, various exquisite dining options and modernly furnished suites, relax in ultimate comfort and style as you cruise along the Douro River.

  • With just 114 passengers, be one of the first to experience this exquisite vessel, making your cruise an intimate experience.
  • With the company of Cruise and Tour Directors to ensure you enjoy a holiday of a lifetime, they are always available to provide information and suggestions.
  • Spend time on the Sun Deck. Delight in a dip in the large onboard pool or try your hand at the golf putting green. Then quench your thirst with a drink from the outdoor bar.
  • Indulge in extensive views of luxurious riverscapes from the comfort of your room in the French Balcony suites. Featuring an electric slide down window, feel the fresh breeze on your face.
  • Each stateroom includes an en-suite bathroom, climate control, flat-screen TVs and complimentary wi-fi.
  • Savour delicious buffet breakfasts to a la carte lunches and dinners of using local produce and reflecting traditions of the Iberian Peninsula.

Deck Plan & Cabin Categories

Each stateroom and suite features an ensuite bathroom, personal climate control, flat-screen TVs and complimentary wi-fi. Balcony Suites also boast electric slide-down windows that open to a French-style balcony, allowing you to enjoy the landscapes.