Discover Portugal & Spain

Discover Portugal & Spain on this 10 day luxury cruise. Discover stunning Seville, meet the apes at the rock of Gibraltar & arrive in Gaudi's Barcelona.

10 Days
Lisbon to Barcelona
From (GBP)
£ 6,305
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2020 Lisbon > Barcelona

Discover Portugal & Spain on this 9 day luxury cruise. Discover stunning Seville, meet the apes at the rock of Gibraltar & arrive in Gaudi's Barcelona.
Explore the great seafaring nations of Spain and Portugal. Like the explorers of old, set sail from Portugal’s capital Lisbon and follow the Atlantic coast past the Strait of Gibraltar and into the Mediterranean. Along the way you will discover stunning Seville, where Scenic Eclipse takes you right into the heart of this proud river port city and meet the cheeky apes at the rock of Gibraltar before arriving in Gaudí’s Barcelona.
Tour Map
Tour Code:
D31M
Duration:
10 days
Departure City:
Lisbon
Return City:
Barcelona

Selected Itinerary

10 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Fly UK > Lisbon

    Fly from the UK to Lisbon for an overnight stay in a luxurious hotel. Regional airports are available on application.

  2. Day 2 - Lisbon

    Welcome to Lisbon, where your journey into wonder begins with a warm greeting from your crew as you step on board Scenic Eclipse. Raise your glass this evening and toast to the start of your luxurious cruise.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  3. Day 3 - Portimão

    On the western Algarve, Portimão is a small port with a bustling historic centre. The architecture is a blend of 19th and 20th century mixed with colourful modern constructions.

    Visit Cabo San Vincente and Sagres Fort or explore the unique sandstone formations of Ponte de Piedade. Alternatively, uncover the ancient capital of Silves.

    Discovery: Take a Scenic Discovery excursion by bike to the pretty beaches of Praia da Rocha, go hiking or kayaking.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  4. Day 4 - Seville

    On the shores of the Guadalquivir River is Seville, the elegant capital of Andalusia. Docking right in the heart of the city, simply step off Scenic Eclipse to start your own discovery.

    Explore the monuments including the World Heritage-listed Alcázar Palace or discover Seville and visit the Flamenco Museum. Alternatively, choose to visit nearby historic Córdoba.

    Discovery: Take a Scenic Discovery excursion by bike.

    Relish a private performance of the equestrian ballet at the Royal Andalusian School of Equestrian Art.

    There is ample time this evening to explore the local nightlife and city lights.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  5. Day 5 - Seville

    Explore Seville at your leisure today.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - Gibraltar

    At the southern tip of the Iberian Peninsula, the southernmost point of Europe, lies Gibraltar. This British Overseas Territory is strategically positioned at the western end of the Mediterranean, forming one of the ancient Pillars of Hercules.

    Set foot on the Rock of Gibraltar and see the cheeky Barbary macaques or tour the WWII tunnels and learn about the city’s defense system.

    Discovery: The more active may take a guided Scenic Discovery bike or hiking excursion.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - Málaga

    Málaga on Spain’s Costa del Sol, the birthplace of Pablo Picasso, is one of the oldest cities in the world.

    Uncover the secrets of the historic city centre and the Picasso Museum or take a panoramic tour and visit Gibralfaro Castle. Alternatively, discover the village of Mijas Pueblo. Discovery: Choose a Scenic Discovery hiking or bike excursion.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - Cartagena

    A prized location for millenia with one of the world’s great natural harbours and surrounded by rich mineral deposits, Cartagena was founded by the Carthaginians and conquered by the Romans, leaving a wealth of ancient sites in and around the city.

    Marvel at the Roman Amphitheatre or visit the historic city of Murcia dating back to 831AD. Alternatively, explore La Unión mining museum.

    Discovery: Choose a Scenic Discovery bike excursion.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  9. Day 9 - Valencia

    Boasting 300 days of sunshine, the contemporary architecture of Valencia is merged with more than 2,000 years of history.

    Take a walking tour to discover the city or uncover the vibrant art and science scene. Food lovers will delight in a tasting tour of local cuisine.

    Discovery: Choose a Scenic Discovery bike excursion of the city.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  10. Day 10 - Barcelona > UK

    Disembark after breakfast as you say farewell to the crew and transfer to Bareclona airport for your flight back to the UK.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

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