126 Passengers (126 with upper beds)
About nicko cruises
nicko cruises' ships have travelled on the world's rivers for more than 20 years. The fleet currently comprises around 30 ships which are divided in nicko boutique, nicko modern and nicko classic. In addition to a large number of European destinations the tour operator's program also includes some exotic destinations like Myanmar and Vietnam. The river trips can be supplemented by various services like pre-bookable beverage package or various arrival and departure options.
The modern and latest ship of the fleet is characterized by excellent design and tasteful interiors. The approx. 79.9 metres long river cruiser offers space for 126 guests and 30 crew members. The modern atmosphere, extensive on-board equipment and comfort, which is comparable to a 5-star hotel on land, ensure the absolute feel-good factor. Lowerable panoramic windows and loggia balconies on the middle and upper deck provide the best views. The ship's comfort combined with natural charm, the professional crew and the extensive equipment including pool, fitness room and spa ensure unforgettable experiences during your trip.
Douro Serenity facts
- Inaugural cruise: 2021
- Length: 79.9 m
- Width: 11.4 m
- Depth: 1.8 m
- Language: English and German
- Currency: Euro
Douro Serenity staterooms
The 63 staterooms onboard are divided into different cabin categories and three decks. All staterooms are oceanview staterooms and are equipped with a TV, hair dryer, small fridge, safe and individually adjustable air conditioning. There are double beds in all staterooms which can be placed separately if required. The staterooms on the main deck are approx. 12 sqm in size and the windows cannot be opened. The standard staterooms on the middle and upper deck are approx. 14 sqm in size and are equipped with lowerable panorama windows, so-called Juliet balconies. The deluxe staterooms on the upper deck are approx. 19 sqm in size and have a loggia balcony with a lowerable panoramic window. The two junior suites on the upper deck are approx. 29 sqm in size and offer the greatest possible comfort with the loggia balcony with a lowerable panoramic window and an additional living room.
Atmosphere onboard the Douro Serenity
The atmosphere onboard is warm and familiar. We recommend sporty, elegant clothing, a sweater for the cooler evenings and sturdy shoes for going ashore. Well-groomed clothing is required for dinner. At the end of the cruise, you can conveniently pay your bill and excursions booked on board in cash, with your EC card or with your credit card.
Douro Serenity restaurant
The stylish restaurant offers enough space for all guests. On the day of embarkation you can reserve your place in the restaurant for the duration of the entire cruise. Let yourself be pampered by the friendly staff. The menu includes both international specialties and typical regional dishes along the route.
Entertainment, sport and wellness on the Douro Serenity
In addition to the bar and lounge, you are going to find a fitness and spa area for your leisure activities as well. On warm days, guests find refreshment in the pool on the sun deck. Theme evenings, quizzes, bingo and live music leave no room for boredom on the ship. Books, board and card games are also available.
Douro Serenity shore excursions
nicko cruises offers optional shore excursions that can be booked based on the respective lay time in the port. Suitable for your cruise, you can easily book excursion packages. However, you can also book just certain components of the excursion packages on board, as long as places are available. An audio system is available for many excursions, so that you can relax and follow the instructions of your German-speaking tour guide without missing any interesting highlights.
If you want to travel on the river in an elegant ambience and explore the stories and secrets of the centuries-old cities in the most spectacular wine-growing area in the world, you have come to the right place on the Douro Serenity.
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