This relaxing sailing cruise on five masted Royal Clipper visits the sun-drenched Balearic Islands and historic treasures of Corsica.
Relax on the golden beaches of Ibiza, admire Palma's impressive cathedral and explore the lively markets of Mahon, the beautiful capital of Menorca, before heading to the architectural gems of Corsica.
Admire the medieval houses clinging onto the limestone cliffs as Royal Clipper approaches the charming town of Bonifacio with its magnificent citadel and labyrinth of beautiful streets. Visit the Corsican town of Calvi, reputedly the birthplace of Christopher Columbus and overlooked by a spectacular 16th-century cathedral, before cruising to Cannes.
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Balearic Islands and Corsica Itinerary
Day 1 - Malaga (Spain)
Embark Royal Clipper in Malaga.
Day 2 - At sea
Enjoy the facilities on board during a day at sea.
Day 3 - Ibiza (Balearic Islands)
The Catalan conquest in 1235 was an important date in the town's history. Today, the area is popular with tourists due to its laid back atmosphere and several famous clubs. The island also has a tranquil side, with peaceful unspoiled beaches and beautiful coastal walks.
Day 4 - Palma (Mallorca)
Chief town of the Balearic Islands, Palma is located on the southern coast of Mallorca. In the old part of town are many interesting shops and boutiques, traditional restaurants and its famous cathedral.
Day 5 - Mahon (Menorca)
Mahon, the capital of Menorca, is a charming city with market stalls, shops and an old quarter of Georgian buildings to explore. Discover the island's beautiful crescent-shaped beaches that have beckoned holidaymakers for decades.
Day 6 - Bonifacio (Corsica, France)
Medieval houses cling on to soaring limestone cliffs in the beautiful Mediterranean town of Bonifacio. Perhaps explore the labyrinth of charming streets and traditional cafes in the beautiful Old Town, admire the impressive 9th-century citadel or wander around the marina, full of luxury yachts.
Day 7 - Calvi
Calvi is a historic port, home to an impressive 15th-century citadel and magnificent 16th-century cathedral. Perhaps head to La Pinede, a beautiful white sandy beach, see the statue which is said to mark the birthplace of Christopher Columbus or visit the museum and learn about the history of Corsica.
Day 8 - Cannes (France)
Disembark Royal Clipper in Cannes.
The Captain reserves the right to alter the itinerary to suit wind and weather conditions.