8 Day Andalusia Cruise
Seville - Cadiz - El Puerto de Santa Maria -
Isla Minima - Seville - Granada - Cordoba - Seville
SHF

 

DAY 1 : SEVILLE

Boarding from 5:00pm. Time to settle into your cabin and presentation of the crew, followed by a friendly welcome drink served in the lounge, than dinner on board. Free evening in Seville. Overnight stop.

DAY 2 : SEVILLE - CADIZ

Breakfast on board. Optional guided tour of Seville. The city of Seville, the radiant city, is marked by art and a kind of magical spell. Discover the Cathedral, the Alcazar Palace and its Andalusian gardens. Back on board at about 1:00 pm. Departure of the boat and lunch on board. As we sail along the Great River, you will discover an untouched countryside, where fields of cotton and rice are home to an extraordinary animal population. Arrival in the evening in Cadiz. Dinner on board. Overnight Stop.

DAY 3 : CADIZ - EL PUERTO DE SANTA MARIA

Enjoy breakfast on board this morning. After, join us for a guided tour of Cádiz on foot which will surprise you with its cultural and historic richness. We’ll return on board for lunch. We’ll cruise to El Puerto de Santa Maria and arrive in the early afternoon. We’ll then set off for an excursion to Jerez, the Andalusian capital of wine and horses and the cradle of flamenco music. Our panoramic tour will take you to the cathedral and the Alcazar palace. Our tour will continue with a visit to a “ganadería” (a property where bulls are raised) and the chance to learn about this living symbol of Spanish culture. We’ll return on board in late afternoon. Tonight, we’ll enjoy a Spanish-themed dinner and evening of entertainment. We’ll remain in port overnight.

DAY 4 : EL PUERTO DE SANTA MARIA - ISLA MINIMA

Full board on board. With your accompanist, tour of the Osborne cellar and tasting of local wines. In the afternoon, cruise to Isla Minima. We will pass through the Doñana National Park, designated by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site and a Biosphere Reserve, and the city of Sanlucar de Barrameda, where the river joins the Atlantic Ocean. Tour of a genuine Andalusian hacienda located on the banks of the Guadalquivir followed by an equestrian show. Overnight.

DAY 5 : ISLA MINIMA - SEVILLE

Enjoy breakfast on board this morning. Afterward, we’ll depart by coach for an excursion to a nature reserve and a tour with a forest guide. This is a total immersion visit to an unspoiled natural area, which has managed to preserve its very specific character. We’ll then move on to a bird-watching site, where you will get the chance to discover an amazing variety of bird species: shorebirds, gulls, ducks, etc. We’ll return to the ship for lunch and continue our cruise toward Seville. The ship will arrive in late afternoon. Enjoy some free time in Seville. Its location astride Europe and Africa gives it an undeniable advantage. It’s also an authentic melting pot of Muslim, Catholic and Jewish cultures. Enjoy dinner on board, and take advantage of a free evening.

DAY 6 : SEVILLE - GRANADA

Enjoy breakfast on board before leaving for a guided visit of Granada. Ringed by the imposing mountainous barrier of the Sierra Nevada, Granada - famous for its lively atmosphere - is built on three hills: the Albaicin, the Sacromonte and the Alhambra. This grandiose and verdant site also owes its prestige to its Moorish monuments, especially the Alhambra: a palace straight out of the thousand and one nights. We’ll also discover the Generalife, a pleasure palace with attached romantic gardens, remarkable both for its location and layout, as well as for the diversity of its flowers, plants and fountains We’ll have lunch in a local restaurant. Free time in the early afternoon in Granada before returning to Seville. We’ll have dinner on board, followed by a flamenco presentation.

DAY 7 :SEVILLE - CORDOBA

Enjoy breakfast on board this morning. We’ll spend the entire day touring Córdoba. We'll leave by coach in the morning to head for Córdoba, once part of the Caliphate of Cordoba. During the guided visit of the town, you will discover the mosque-cathedral with its “forest” of no less than 856 interior columns, each covered in precious jasper, granite and marble - as well as the Judería, or old Jewish Quarter, with its fascinating network of alleyways lined with white buildings and flowers, and typical traditional houses opening onto beautiful patios. We’ll enjoy a “tapas” lunch in a local restaurant. Spend some free time visiting Seville this afternoon on your own before returning to our ship. Tonight, we’ll have our gala dinner followed by an evening of dancing.

DAY 8 :SEVILLE

Breakfast on board. Disembarkation around 9:00am. End of services.

 

**Please note that this is a bi-lingual ship with information provided in both English and French, & an international cruise host on board.**

 

2016 / 2017 RATES:

Departure From Seville
Ship
Main Deck
Middle Deck

Upper Deck

24-Aug-16 La Belle de Cadix
$1,591
$1,870
$1,974
10-Nov-16 La Belle de Cadix
$1,591
$1,870
$1,974
       
9-Feb-17 La Bella de Cadix
$1,657
$1,946
$2,053
16-Feb-17 La Bella de Cadix
$1,657
$1,946
$2,053
23-Feb-17 La Bella de Cadix
$1,657
$1,946
$2,053
2-Mar-17 La Bella de Cadix
$1,657
$1,946
$2,053
9-Mar-17 La Bella de Cadix
$1,657
$1,946
$2,053
16-Mar-17 La Bella de Cadix
$1,657
$1,946
$2,053
23-Mar-17 La Bella de Cadix
$1,657
$1,946
$2,053
30-Mar-17 La Bella de Cadix
$1,657
$1,946
$2,053
6-Apr-17 La Bella de Cadix
$1,657
$1,946
$2,053
13-Apr-17 La Bella de Cadix
$1,657
$1,946
$2,053
20-Apr-17 La Bella de Cadix
$1,657
$1,946
$2,053
27-Apr-17 La Bella de Cadix
$1,657
$1,946
$2,053
15-Jun-17 La Bella de Cadix
$1,657
$1,946
$2,053
22-Jun-17 La Bella de Cadix
$1,657
$1,946
$2,053
5-Oct-17 La Bella de Cadix
$1,657
$1,946
$2,053
12-Oct-17 La Bella de Cadix
$1,657
$1,946
$2,053
19-Oct-17 La Bella de Cadix
$1,657
$1,946
$2,053
26-Oct-17 La Bella de Cadix
$1,657
$1,946
$2,053
2-Nov-17 La Bella de Cadix
$1,657
$1,946
$2,053
9-Nov-17 La Bella de Cadix
$1,657
$1,946
$2,053
16-Nov-17 La Bella de Cadix
$1,657
$1,946
$2,053
23-Nov-17 La Bella de Cadix
$1,657
$1,946
$2,053

 

 

Prices Include: Full board cruise from dinner of the first day to breakfast of the last day in a double cabin with showers and toilets, welcome drink, entertainment, the Captain's evening, the assistance of our hostess on board, FREE Wi-Fi and port taxes. DRINKS PACKAGE INCLUDED - Soft Drinks, as well as tea and coffee specialties, Beer, sparkling white wine, Cremant and Prosecco (in a glass), as well as open wines and daily recommendations from the wine menu (by the glass), Cocktails and long drinks throughout the day and evening. EXCURSIONS INCLUDED

Prices Do Not Include: Drinks, not listed above, insurance and optional excursions.

For reasons of navigation and passenger safety, the Captain of the ship reserve the right to modify the itinerary of the cruise.