Portuscale Cruises is Portuguese cruise shipping company. It is the first Portuguese company specifically dedicated to cruise holidays.
Portuscale Cruises spent €20 million in the refurbishment of its fleet of four cruise ships, which were bought from defunct Classic International Cruises in early 2013.
As of 2014, Funchal is in active service, the Azores is currently under charter to Cruise & Maritime Voyages and is soon to be re-named Astoria, the Lisboa is currently under refit due to technicalities with the vessel, she is expected to resume sailing in 2015 and Porto is laid up. It is unknown when she will enter service.