Welcome aboard this awe-inspiring cruise through Andalusia! You’ll visit all the fabulous sites in this typical Spanish region and take part in some of its most well-known traditions. Join the party in Seville and break out your dancing shoes as we visit the "Real de la Feria,” the Palacio de las Dueñas, and the old town. The capital of the region, Seville is known for its breathtaking architecture and festive atmosphere on each street. You’ll be swept off your feet more than once as we visit Cádiz, Cordoba, Jerez, Grenada, fortified cities, majestic monuments, and lively bodegas.
You’ll board our ship at 5 p.m. After comfortably settling into your cabins, we’ll introduce our crew at a welcome cocktail and present your exciting cruise program. The rest of the evening is yours to do as you please.
SEVILLE - Córdoba - SEVILLE
Spend the day on an excursion to Córdoba. Córdoba began its prosperous era in the 18th century when it was conquered by the Moors. During this time, over 300 mosques and countless palaces were built. We’ll have lunch in a local restaurant. You’re free to do as you please in the afternoon. After our tour, we’ll return on board in Seville.
SEVILLE - CADIZ
Join us for a guided tour on foot of Seville this morning. After our tour, we will return on board the ship. We'll spend this afternoon sailing towards Cádiz, reaching it in the evening. Join our hostess for a tour of Cádiz at night.
CADIZ - EL PUERTO DE SANTA MARIA
Join us this morning for a visit to Jerez and a “ganadería” (property where bulls are raised). In the afternoon, join us for a guided tour on foot of Cádiz. We'll return on board. Tonight’s dinner will have a Spanish flair. We'll sail towards El Puerto de Santa Maria through the night.
EL PUERTO DE SANTA MARIA - ISLA MINIMA
Enjoy a tasting of some local specialties in El Puerto de Santa Maria this morning. After we return on board, we’ll begin to cruise to Isla Minima. In the late afternoon, we’ll set off for a visit to a traditional hacienda. You’ll discover the hacienda’s beautiful architecture with its impressive Andalusian patio and watch a horse show in its private arena. We'll return on board after the show and begin to cruise to Seville.
SEVILLE - Granada - SEVILLE
Spend the day on an excursion to Granada. We’ll have lunch in a local restaurant. Spend some free time in the city by yourself this afternoon. We'll return to our ship by coach. Tonight's entertainment will be a flamenco show.
SEVILLE - The Seville Fair
Enjoy free time in Seville this morning. This afternoon, tour of the Palacio de las Dueñas and the Seville Fair. Built between the 15th and 16th centuries, Las Dueñas was named after former monastery of Santa María de las Dueñas. It has several buildings, courtyards, and gardens. Then, prepare yourself for a blast at the Seville Fair. This is the unique occasion to discover and participate in traditional Andalusian festivities. We'll return on board for our gala dinner and evening.
Enjoy breakfast on board this morning before disembarking at 9:00 a.m. End of our services.