Enchanting landscapes and cultures in Spain and Portugal (port-to-port cruise)
Travel to the heart of Andalusia and the Algarve. Along the Guadalquivir discover the town of Cordoba, which combines perfectly history and modernity. Visit Seville and its Alcázar palace, an astonishing mix of architectural styles. Then be carried away by the sublime city of Granada which offers a multitude of magnificent sites to visit. You will be dazzled by the beauty of its cathedral which houses the tomb of Christopher Columbus. Enjoy an unforgettable change of sceneries throughout your journey and not forgetting the Doñana Natural Park.
THE CROISIEUROPE DIFFERENCE
All meals included - DRINKS INCLUDED with meals and at the bar
Refined French cuisine - Gala dinner and evening - Welcome cocktail
Free Wi-Fi in lounge and bar
Headsets are included for excursions
Official welcome from the captain and crew
Travel assistance and repatriation insurance
All port fees included
Prepaid Classic sightseeing package
Discover Andalusia and Algarve in one cruise
Andalusia's Golden Triangle: Seville(1), Cordoba(1) and Granada
Late afternoon in a genuine Andalusian hacienda
Excursion to Granada
Tour of the Rábida Friary and the wharf of Christopher Columbus's caravel
Journey to the heart of Spanish and Portuguese traditions
Alcoutim, an authentic Portuguese village
Day 1: Seville
Passengers are welcome to board our ship at 6:00 p.m. After comfortably settling into your cabins, we'll introduce our crew at a welcome cocktail. The evening is yours to do as you please.
Day 2: Seville - Cordoba - Seville
Join us on an excursion for both packages: Guided tour of Córdoba and its Mosque-Cathedral.
Day 3: Seville - Isla Minima -Cadiz
Join us for the excursions proposed : CLASSIC: Tour of Seville and discovery of the Alcazar and the cathedral. DISCOVERY: Guided bike tour of Seville passing the most beautiful monuments of the city. Tour of the Alcazar, among the oldest royal palaces in Europe. This afternoon, we'll cruise to Isla Minima, passing the Doñana National Park, designated by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site and a Biosphere Reserve, and the city of Sanlucar de Barrameda. We'll tour a genuine Andalusian hacienda located on the banks of the Guadalquivir followed by an equestrian show. Afterwards, we'll return on board and start cruising towards Cadiz. Enjoy an evening of entertainment. Our ship will cruise through the night.
Day 4: Cadiz - Jerez - Cadiz
This morning, take part in an excursion for both packages : Jerez and visit to a "ganadería¿. In the afternoon, join us for the excursions proposed : CLASSIC: Cádiz and its cathedral. DISCOVERY: Hike along the oceanfront in Cadiz to the Castle of San Sebastián, followed by a tasting of local products. Enjoy an evening of entertainment.
Day 5: Alcoutim (Portugal) - Huelva
We'll cruise along the Guadiana towards Alcoutim. Enjoy time at leisure to discover Alcoutim. We'll return on board and depart towards Huelva arriving in the evening. Dinner and evenings entertainment.
Day 6: Huelva - El Puerto De Santa Maria - Seville
In the morning, join us for the excursion proposed for both packages: The Wharf of the Caravels. Set off by coach for a guided visit of the Rábida Friary one of only a few places in the world where navigation based on the stars (Celestial Navigation) was studied. Christopher Columbus stopped here before he set off for America. Then visit the Wharf of the Caravels where you will be able to see the replicas of Christopher Columbus's ships, the Pinta, the Niña and the Santa Maria, with which he discovered America in 1492. In the afternoon join us for the excursions proposed : Tour of the Osborne cellar and tasting of local wines*. Afterwards, we'll return on board and start cruising towards Seville. Enjoy an evening of entertainment. Our ship will cruise through the night..
Day 7: Seville - Granada - Seville
Join us on an included excursion for both packages : Full-day excursion to Granada. This grandiose and verdant site owes its prestige to its Moorish monuments, especially the Alhambra: a palace straight out of the 1001 Nights and to the Generalife, a pleasure palace with attached romantic gardens. We'll return on board after our tour for our gala evening and dinner.
Day 8: Seville
Enjoy one last buffet breakfast on board before disembarking at 9:00 a.m. End of our services.
Your cruise with all meals from dinner the first evening to breakfast on the final day - onboard drinks included (except for drinks from our special lists) - double-occupancy cabin with shower in bathroom - assistance from our onboard multi-lingual host/hostess - welcome cocktail - evening of traditional entertainment - excursion to Granada - visit of Isla Minima - gala dinner - onboard entertainment - all port fees - prepaid classic sightseeing package.
Drinks from our special lists, or drinks ordered during excursions or transfers - cancellation and baggage insurance - transfers/travel to and from departure/arrival points - personal expenses.
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