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Launched in 2013 the AmaVida brings a distinctive standard of excellence to Portugal's Douro River. This grand vessel carries 106 guests and features balconies in the majority of its generously sized staterooms and suites. Passengers on the AmaVida can enjoy fine dining in the main dining room and there is additional al fresco dining for up to 32 guests. The AmaVida also features a swimming pool on its expansive Sun Deck, a fitness center and spa, complimentary internet access on large in-stateroom flatscreens and Wi-Fi throughout the ship.





The ship's middle deck is home to the elegant restaurant. Gourmet dining on board the AmaVida offers sophisticated cuisine with delightful, attentive service. Guests can also take advantage of the casual, al fresco dining option. Savour culinary masterpieces and free-flowing local wines at dinner, while surrounded by the serene landscapes of the Douro Valley.

Swimming Pool

Swimming pool

The AmaVida's top deck heated swimming pool is the perfect place to cool off after your day's excursions.

Lounge and Bar


On the ship's upper deck you will find the main lounge and bar. Here you can relax, accompanied by piano music performed by the ship's musicians, as you enjoy your favourite drink from the bar.

Fitness Centre and Massage Spa

Fitness Centre

As you cruise through some of Portugal's most beautiful and tranquil scenery, why not treat yourself to a relaxing massage? Pamper your body and rejuvenate your spirit during your journey on the AmaVida. You may also use the well stocked fitness centre.

Sun Deck

Sun Deck

The AmaVida boasts an expansive Sun Deck, where guests can take advantage of uninterrupted river views. The deck is furnished with comfortable loungers and is also home to the ship's swimming pool.

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