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01756 706500
+44 1756 706500

Glories of Spain and Portugal

Take the opportunity to discover the magnificent Alhambra Palace in Granada, the UNESCO-listed monuments of Seville and the beautiful Andalusian city of Jerez de la Frontera, on this relaxing yacht cruise on 46-passenger Harmony G, with return flights from the UK

Fly Cruise
7 nights from £1405pp

Megayacht Holiday
  • Malaga
  • Malaga
  • Alhambra, Granada
  • Ronda
  • Gibraltar
  • Cadiz
  • Seville
  • Jerez
  • Portimao
  • Lisbon

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Variety Cruises

Second passenger FREE or no single supplement on 23 Jun and 14 Jul 2018 departures! Subject to availability

Glories of Spain and Portugal Special Offer

Embark Harmony G in the fascinating city of Malaga for this unique voyage uncovering the history, culture and architecture of Spain and Portugal.

Sail to Granada, renowned for its majestic Alhambra Palace, uncover Ronda's splendid architecture and visit Gibraltar, the famous British outpost home to the Barbary Apes. Harmony G then cruises up the Guadalquivir river to the enchanting city of Seville, where there is the opportunity to uncover the Moorish and Spanish heritage and several UNESCO classified monuments.

Take the optional excursion to Jerez de la Frontera, famous for its sherry and bull fighting, before cruising to picturesque Portimao, gateway to the traditional town of Silves and beautiful city of Monchique which retains a 16th-century charm.

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Glories of Spain and Portugal Itinerary

Day 1 - UK - Malaga (Spain)

Fly from the UK to Malaga and embark Harmony G.

Day 2 - Malaga

From Malaga there is an optional full day excursion to Granada to visit the spectacular Alhambra Palace complex. There is also time to visit the Cathedral with its Royal Chapel and the Monastery of La Cartuja. Overnight in port.

Day 3 - Porto Banus - Gibraltar (UK)

Arrive in Porto Banus for an optional excursion to Ronda, a historic city which retains much of its charm. Enjoy a visit to the elegant 16th-century convent and the beautiful Plaza Duquesa de Parcent, home to two ornate churches and the toy town bell tower of Iglesia Santa Maria de Mayor. Later, enjoy an afternoon swim stop before cruising to Gibraltar, arriving late evening. Overnight in port.

Day 4 - Gibraltar - Bolonia or Arroyo Beach (Spain)

Today's optional excursion to the Rock includes a cable car ride to the summit of Gibraltar, where the guide will point out the geography of this British colony. Next, travel down to the Middle Station, home to Gibraltar’s oldest inhabitants, the Barbary Apes. Rejoin the ship and begin cruising towards Seville, enjoying a swim stop in Bolonia or Arroyo Beach en route.

Days 5-6 - Seville - Cadiz

Harmony G cruises up the Guadalquivir river to Seville. Perhaps take the guided tour of the cathedral, the Alcazar Palace and its Andalusian gardens, the Maria Luisa Park and the peaceful district of Santa Cruz. The next morning there is an optional excursion to Jerez de la Frontera to see the Alcazar, the cathedral and a 'ganadería', where bulls are bred for bull fighting. Rejoin the ship in Cadiz this evening and cruise overnight to Portimao.

Day 7 - Portimao (Portugal)

From Portimao, you can explore Silves on an optional excursion and discover the ancient Moorish castle complex, 13th-century cathedral, 15th-century bridge and Museu Arqueológico. From Silves travel to the picturesque city of Monchique's with its cobbled streets, artisan shops and 17th-century Franciscan monastery. Return to Portimao for lunch and spend the afternoon at leisure. Overnight in port.

Day 8 - Portimao - Lisbon - UK

Disembark Harmony G in Portimao and transfer to Lisbon for your return flight to the UK.

For navigational reasons the Captain of the ship reserves the right to modify the cruise itinerary.

Price Includes

  • 7-night cruise with accommodation in yacht-style cabins with private facilities and air conditioning
  • Return flights from the UK and overseas transfers
  • Full board: Buffet breakfast and two meals daily, including a Welcome Cocktail, a local Theme Evening, fun BBQ (weather permitting) and Captain's Dinner
  • Regular filter coffee, tea and still mineral water available all day
  • Use of fishing and snorkelling equipment (subject to availability)
  • English Speaking Cruise Co-ordinator

Price Does Not Include

  • Port tax and harbour fees
  • Alcoholic drinks
  • Shore excursions
  • Crew tips
  • Personal expenses

2018 Departures £ price per person based on 2 people sharing

Malaga - Portimao

Departure Date Brochure Price from Blue Water Price from
Harmony G
Jun 16£2339£2339
Jul 14£2339£1405
Jul 28; Aug 11, 25; Sep 08, 22; Oct 06, 20£2339£2339

Portimao - Malaga

Departure Date Brochure Price from Blue Water Price from
Harmony G
Jun 23£2339£1405
Jul 21; Aug 04, 18; Sep 01, 15; Oct 13£2339£2339

Price Information

  • Prices are per person based on two people sharing a Cat C cabin. Single supplement prices are available.
  • Cabin Upgrade Supplements (include offer discount):
  • Cat B - £180pp - £360pp
  • Cat A - £250pp - £500pp
  • Cat P - £500pp - £1000pp
  • Port Charges - £300pp