Riviera River Cruises to Hold Drawing for Cruise on New Douro Ship, Airfare Credit

MS Porto Mirante (Rendering - Courtesy Riviera River Cruises, July 2023)Riviera River Cruises is celebrating the announcement of its new ship on the Douro River with a promotion for travel advisors.

Advisors who make new bookings for five cabins on 2024 departures of the MS Porto Mirante through the end of November will be entered into a drawing for a complimentary cabin of their own aboard the ship and a $2,000 airfare credit.

The Porto Mirante will sail 10 departures of the new Highlights of the Douro Valley and Salamanca itinerary from July to October next year.

“We’re excited to be launching a new ship and new itinerary on the Douro River next year and want to share that excitement with our travel advisor partners,” said Marilyn Conroy, Executive Vice President Sales and Marketing North America for Riviera River Cruises. “If you sell five cabins on any 2024 departure of the MS Porto Mirante through the end of November, you’ll be eligible to win a free cruise of your own aboard the ship and an airfare credit. With the drawing being held in early December, Christmas will surely come early for one lucky advisor.”

Details of the promotion:

> Advisors who make new bookings for five cabins (10 guests) on the MS Porto Mirante through Nov. 30, 2023, will be eligible for the drawing.
> Cabins can be on any 2024 Porto Mirante departure.
> Group bookings excluded.
> The winner of the drawing will receive one complimentary cabin aboard a 2024 Porto Mirante departure and a $2,000 airfare credit.
> The winner will be notified in early December.

The 262-foot MS Porto Mirante will feature an atrium bar and lounge with floor-to-ceiling windows, a restaurant, a fitness center and a sun deck with a sky lounge, a bar and a splash pool. It will accommodate 118 passengers in 59 cabins that are 172 square feet. All Diamond (upper) and Ruby (middle) deck cabins will have a French balcony with sliding door, while Diamond, Ruby and Emerald (lower) deck standard cabins will have a lounge chair with small table. All cabins will also include double beds that can be converted to twin beds, a bathroom with rain shower, desk with chair, flat-screen TV, individually controlled air conditioning, coffee machine and more.

Riviera River Cruises offers a total of 22 itineraries on 10 European rivers and waterways throughout the year, including exclusive departures for solo travelers with no single supplement and holiday season cruises. Its fleet of 12 ships is one of the youngest in Europe, with spacious cabins and suites, and its cruises include fine culinary experiences, from splendid breakfasts to delicious four-course dinners featuring regional and international specialties, as well as expert-led excursions to iconic sights and hidden gems.

Riviera guarantees exceptional value, promising never to add hidden surcharges or fees, and it doesn’t automatically include gratuities or drinks, so the choice is up to guests.

Riviera River Cruises
Riviera River Cruises is the United Kingdom’s leading river cruise operator, with a sales staff working across North America. Riviera is known for its award-winning product, with ships featuring spacious cabins and suites, first-class service, a relaxed atmosphere, sumptuous onboard meals and captivating excursions, as well as its exceptional value, earning it accolades from consumer and trade media in the U.K. and United States. Riviera puts its guests first, hosting over 100,000 on its river cruises in the past five years, and is very supportive of the travel agency community, accepting bookings exclusively from advisors.

(Riviera River Cruises to Hold Drawing for Cruise on New Douro Ship, Airfare Credit – Riviera River Cruises)