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A gorgeous river of Spanish origin with very impressive locks


Riber Douro | Portugal: Characteristics & Overview

Rating of waterway

Degree of difficulty: Demanding
Requirements: Boating license essential
Character of waterway: no rating
Profile of waterway: Used by tourists only
Facilities groundside: Not sufficiant

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Waterway has access to:

Atlantic Sea

The Portuguese consider the Douro their river, just as the Germans feel about the Rhine, the French the Rhone and the Austrians the Danube. Actually it doesn’t belong just to Portugal, as the sources are in other countries. It goes without saying that the Douro in Portugal is the most beautiful, the wildest and the most charming... .