At a glance
|Where:||Lisbon Estoril & Cascais|
|Where:||Spain and Portugal|
|Places visited:||Malaga, Lisbon, Portimao, Gibraltar, Cadiz|
|Best for:||Island hoppers and adventure seekers|
This cruise is also perfect if you want to extend your stay in Portugal and experience Lisbon, Cascais or Alentejo regions as well as the Northern Territory ad Porto City.
Sunday - Malaga, Spain
Arrive at Malaga Airport. Transfer to the elegant M/Y Harmony V. Embark at 3 pm and meet the crew and your fellow guests before enjoying dinner on board and overnight in port.
Monday - Malaga, Spain
Spend an optional full day excursion to Granada, one of the most fascinating cities in Europe. Visit the architectural Alhambra, a series of palaces and gardens built under the Nazari Dynasty in the 14th Century.
We will also visit the Cathedral and enjoy time at leisure before returning to the ship.
In the afternoon we leave Granada to return to Malaga for an overnight in port.
Tuesday Malaga – Porto Banus, Spain - Gibraltar, UKEarly morning arrival in Porto Banus. Take an optional excursion to Ronda, a historic city, famous for bullfighting at Feria Goyesca.
Your excursions includes a visit to the 18th century Puente Nuevo, the elegant cloistered 16th century convent and the cobbled streets of La Ciudad.
Walk to the leafy Plaza Duquesa de Parcent, boasting impressive churches and toy town bell tower of the Iglesia Santa Maria de Mayor.
Afternoon at leisure before an evening sailing to Gibraltar.
Wednesday Gibraltar, UK, Bolonia or Arroyo Beach
Take an optional half day excursion to the rock of Gibraltar’s summit for breath-taking views, then continue to St. Michael’s Cave to admire the stalactites and stalagmites, then visit the WWII tunnels.
The tour will finish in the Main Street shopping area followed by a midday sail to Seville.
Thursday Seville, Spain
Sailing up the Guadalquivir river, arriving midday in Seville for an optional excursion around one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. Blending moorish Spanish art and culture, your excursion includes visits to the Cathedral, the Alcazar Palace with its Andalusian gardens, the Maria Luisa Park and the quaint and elegant district of Santa Cruz.
Spend an overnight stop in the port of Seville.
Friday Seville – Jerez de la Frontera – Cadiz, Spain
Spend a full day in Seville’s Jerez de la Frontera, famous for its wines and flamenco. Your tour includes the Alcazar and Jerez Cathedral before continuing to the old town of Cádiz.
Guests can re-join the ship in Cadiz in the evening followed by an overnight at sea sailing to Portimao in Portugal.
Saturday - Portimao, Portugal
Arrive midday in Portimao for an afternoon excursion to Silves, a town largely destroyed by a 17th century earthquake. Your optional tour includes a visit to the Moorish castle with its underground water reservoir, the 13th Century Cathedral and the 15th century bridge over the Rio Arade.
Explore historic exhibits at the Museu Arqueológico before travelling into the Serra de Monchique to reach the picturesque city which nestles between two hills. The city retains its 16th century charm, with its pretty cobbled streets.
Return to Portimao for your farewell dinner. Overnight in port.
Sunday - Portimao – Lisbon, Portugal
After breakfast, you will disembark at 8:30 am for your transfer to Lisbon, where you will either return to the UK or choose to extend your stay in Lisbon or elsewhere in Portugal.
- Port charges & taxes
- Return flights and private transfers
- English speaking cruise escort
- Regular filter coffee, tea and drinking water free all day
Price does not include:
- Spanish tourist tax payable locally
- On board tipping
- Excursions and additional tours
- Beverages other than those mentioned above
- Any other service not included in the "price includes" section