Incredible Iberian Discovery

8 Days
Lisbon to Barcelona
From (CAD)
$ 9,395
Dates & Pricing

2021 Lisbon > Barcelona

Iberian jewels

Explore the indelible and awe-inspiring contributions from the Portuguese to the Moors and Spaniards as you follow in the historical footpath of these great seafarers. Exclusive access to dock in the elegant city of Seville will be just one of the many highlights of this handcrafted itinerary.
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 before arriving in Gaudí’s Barcelona.
Tour Map
Tour Code:
301M
Duration:
8 days
Departure City:
Lisbon
Return City:
Barcelona

8 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Lisbon, Portugal

    Welcome to Lisbon where your journey into wonder begins with a warm greeting by the crew as you step on board Scenic Eclipse.

    Meals Included: Dinner

  2. Day 2 - 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.
    Today choose one of our Scenic Freechoice activities or join a more active Scenic Discovery excursion.

    Freechoice

    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 beaches of Praia da Rocha, or go kayaking and see ancient rock formations of the Algarve.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  3. Day 3 - Seville, Spain

    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.
    Today choose one of our Scenic Freechoice activities or join a more active Scenic Discovery excursion.

    Freechoice

    Explore the monuments including the UNESCO-listed Alcázar Palace or visit the sherry capital, Jerez for a tasting. Alternatively, choose to visit nearby historic Córdoba.

    Discovery

    Take a Scenic Discovery excursion by bike.

    Enrich

    Visit one of the oldest bullrings for an exclusive equestrian flamenco show that will lavish all your senses.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  4. Day 4 - Tangier, Morocco

    At the southern tip of the Mediterranean Sea lies Tangier. Guarding the Strait of Gibraltar, where the Mediterranean Sea meets the Atlantic Ocean, Tangier is Europe’s gateway to Africa. Influenced over its history by many cultures and civilisation Tangier is today a city undergoing significant development and modernisation.

    Freechoice

    Explore Tangier on a panoramic tour including a camel ride, or learn how the locals live during a visit to a local village for coffee and cake. 

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  5. Day 5 - Málaga, Spain

    Explore the city of Málaga on Spain’s Costa del Sol, the birthplace of Pablo Picasso, and one of the oldest cities in the world.
    Today choose one of our Scenic Freechoice activities or join a more active Scenic Discovery excursion.

    Freechoice

    Delve into the art and architecture of Málaga with a visit to Picasso Museum and a gleaming white-stone cathedral, or uncover the secrets of the historic city and visit Gibralfaro Castle. Alternatively, discover the village of Mijas.

    Discovery

    Manoeuvre through narrow Arabic streets and learn the history and culture of Málaga on a bike tour.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - Cartagena

    A prized location 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.
    Today choose one of our Scenic Freechoice activities or join a more active Scenic Discovery excursion.

    Freechoice

    Explore Cartagena on a walking tour learning the history, or visit the historic city of Murcia dating back to the 9th century. Alternatively, explore La Unión mining museum.

    Discovery

    Choose to cycle through the Natural Park of Calblanque with magnificent views of the Mediterranean sea.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - Soller de Mallorca

    The township of Soller sits in a valley of oranges of ‘valley of gold’. Made up of narrow streets lined with traditional Mediterranean townhouses, Soller is a beautiful old town well worth exploring

    Freechoice

    Discover the beauty of the Serra de Tramuntana as you tour the region, or explore Soller village on a walking tour. Choose to visit Valldemossa, a village steeped with old world charm, and see original music sheets from Chopin, or drive to Palma de Mallorca and visit BelIever Castle and Spain’s second largest Gothic Cathedral.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - Barcelona, Spain

    Disembark after breakfast as you farewell the crew and take away memories of a truly unforgettable cruise.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

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