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SEVILLE - CADIZ - ALCOUTIM - VILA REAL DE SANTO ANTONIO - EL PUERTO DE SANTA MARIA - ISLA MINIMA - SEVILLE

DAY 1: SEVILLE

Passengers are welcome to board our ship at 5:00 p.m. After comfortably settling into your cabins, enjoy a welcome cocktail with the crew before dinner. The evening is free to do as you please. The ship will remain in port overnight.

DAY 2: SEVILLE - CADIZ

Optional excursions proposed:
CLASSIC: Tour of Seville.
DISCOVERY: Guided bike tour of Seville. The best way to see everything in a few hours! Each participant will be able to choose their own bike for this morning guided tour of Seville.
The afternoon will be spent cruising along the great Guadalquivir. The river's name comes from a classical Arab phrase meaning "great valley" and reminds us of the times when the Moors reigned over Al-Andalus.
We'll arrive in the evening. Optional excursion for both packages: Evening of flamenco in Cádiz (1). The ship will remain in port overnight.

DAY 3: CADIZ

Optional excursion for both packages: Jerez and visit to a “ganadería” (a property where bulls are raised) and the chance to learn about this living symbol of Spanish culture.
Optional afternoon excursions proposed:
CLASSIC: Cádiz and its cathedral.
DISCOVERY: Hike the waterfront in Cadiz. Walk along the oceanfront to the Castle of San Sebastián. According to legend, the Temple of Kronos (a Titan of the Greek gods) was first built here.
Join us for an evening of entertainment on board. Our ship will cruise to Alcoutim through the night.

DAY 4: ALCOUTIM - VILA REAL DE SANTO ANTONIO

We’ll continue our cruise to Alcoutim, passing fabulous landscapes and villages that time has forgotten. Once we arrive, enjoy some free time in the city. We’ll then leave for Vila Real de Santo António.
Optional excursion for both packages: Faro, capital of the Algarve region.
Join us for an evening of Fado music on board. We’ll begin to cruise to El Puerto de Santa Maria. We'll cruise throughout the night.

DAY 5: EL PUERTO DE SANTA MARIA - ISLA MINIMA

We’ll arrive early in the morning.
Optional excursions proposed:
Tour of the Osborne bodega and a tasting of local wines.
DISCOVERY: Hike in Sanlúcar de Barrameda, leaving from El Puerto de Santa Maria. Upon arrival, you'll be greeted by your guide, and you'll set out for a hike in Doñana National Park. The path is easy to walk and perfectly adapted for everyone. You'll be able to admire the local plant life, including the fragrant pine and eucalyptus trees.
In the afternoon, we’ll 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. Join us for a tour of a genuine Andalusian hacienda located on the banks of the Guadalquivir followed by an equestrian show. We'll then return on board and depart for Seville. We'll cruise throughout the night.

DAY 6: SEVILLE - GRANADA - SEVILLE

Included excursion for both packages: Full-day excursion to Granada. We’ll visit 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.
We’ll then return on board and enjoy an evening of entertainment.

DAY 7: SEVILLE - CORDOBA - SEVILLE

Optional excursions proposed:
CLASSIC: Full-day trip to Córdoba, once part of the Caliphate of Cordoba.
DISCOVERY: Touring the courtyards of Córdoba on a Segway. Leave Seville by coach for Córdoba. Tour the beautiful courtyards of Córdoba on your very own Segway. The festival celebrating the courtyards was added to the UNESCO Intangible Heritage list in 2012. The courtyards are located in the historical heart of the Jewish Quarter, close to the Alcazar.
Enjoy some free time on your own before returning on board. Tonight is our gala evening.

DAY 8: SEVILLE - France

Enjoy breakfast before disembarking at 9:00 a.m. End of our services.

For navigational safety reasons, the company and the captain are the only authorized persons who can modify the cruise itinerary. (1)Flamenco evening in Cádiz on Day 2 or in Seville on Day 1, subject to availability. Alcohol can be dangerous to your health. Please drink in moderation.
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Formula port/port, without transfer.

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GOLF IN ANDALUSIA

Spain has a vast range of magnificent golf courses. Its excellent year-round climate and the quality of its courses suitable for all abilities make it one of the world’s best destinations for playing golf.

Play golf on 4 high-quality courses:
Hato Verde Golf Club in Seville
Golf Mélia Sancti Petri Golf Club in Cadiz
Costa Ballena Golf Club in El Puerto de Santa Maria
Zaudin Golf Club in Seville

Please refer to our special golf program – SXS_GOLF