Passengers onboard Saga Cruises' newbuild luxury ship Spirit of Discovery will enjoy onboard Spanish speaking, paella-making and flamenco dancing during The Chic Mediterranean cruise scheduled for October 2019.
Highlights of the itinerary include Spain’s coastline and Cote d’Azur of the French Riviera with visits to Barcelona, Saint Tropez, Valencia, Gibraltar, Cartagena, Malaga, Ibiza, Majorca, Toulon, Ferrol.
During the 18-night itinerary from Southampton UK, art-lovers are able to explore the haunts of Cezanne, Gaudi and Picasso, as well as enjoy the street art of Valencia. In Palma, they can meet local sculptors and painters.
Tours also include a recital on Rock of Gibraltar by Aaron Monteverde, a visit to Spanish liqueur factory, as well as a chance to explore the countryside of Ibiza by 4X4/2CV, and an 8-kilometre walk along Caminito del Rey in Malaga, while learning about local wildlife, flora and geology.
The 18-night cruise is from GBP 3,999 per person (based on double occupancy) departing roundtrip from Southampton on October 17, 2019.
Fare includes UK travel package to/from Southampton UK, welcome cocktail party, all meals, table wines with lunch and dinner, 24-hour room service, afternoon tea, unlimited tea and coffee in selected venues, entertainment, free wifi, onboard gratuities, free shuttle bus to the nearest town centre, porterage, optional travel insurance, additional cancellation rights, or a discount in case the guest has own insurance.
All excursions are optional, at additional cost, subject to availability and change.