The Iberian Peninsula played host to numerous civilisations of the ancient world including the Phoenicians, Carthaginians, Greeks, Romans, Visigoths and Moors; all of whom have left mark on Spain. Alongside the numerous and well-preserved ruins of antiquity are the equally impressive castles, palaces and cathedrals of Medieval Spain. A unique theme of your visit will be the fascinating blend of Moorish influences throughout Andalusia with the distinctly European architecture and culture of Christian Spain.
This voyage traces the artful history of the Renaissance throughout Italy and the Adriatic before concluding in the vibrant city of Seville. Along the way visit Urbino, birthplace of the great master painter Raphael, as well as iconic Florence, the Sicilian landscapes of Taormina, and the Picasso Museum in Malaga.
Begin your voyage with a two night stay in Rome, giving you plenty of time to see the great sites, including the Vatican, Colosseum and Ostia Antica. Sail to Florence, Pisa and Elba, before cruising the Italian Riviera to France, where Bonifacio and Ajaccio await you. Continue onward to Spain and Cadiz before completing your journey in Seville.
Cruise to the best of Europe on this epic grand voyage, including the European capitals of Rome, Seville, Lisbon, Bordeaux and London. Scenic cruising of the Maddalena Archipelago, Spain's Guadalquivir River, and the Gironde River in France is the perfect cherry on top of this visually beautiful and historically significant itinerary.
Starting in Seville, this cruise visits the magnificent city of Cordoba, the great Portuguese cities of Lisbon and Oporto, and the inspiring cathedral at Santiago de Compostela. You will also have the opportunity to taste wine in Bordeaux, visit St Catherine's Church in Honfleur and visit England’s West Country.
Beginning with the sites of Iberia including the Royal Palace Alcazar and the Alfama, you'll then enjoy sherry tasting in Oporto and a visit to Chateaux country in France before sailing north to the breathtaking fjords of Norway.
No maiden cruise to the great rivers of France would be complete without a trip along one of the most romantic waterways in the world, the Seine, taking you inland to Rouen, the capital of Normandy, for an opportunity to enjoy a day out in romantic Paris, the City of Lights. This cruise also includes a stroll through the coastal port of Honfleur, wine tasting in Bordeaux and sightseeing in the Spanish province of Galicia, ending with a two-night hotel stay in Lisbon.
Board Aegean Odyssey in the heart of one of the world’s greatest capitals, London, as she make her maiden voyage to the three great rivers of France. Visit the Spanish province of Galicia, Santiago de Compostela, Oporto and the capital of Lisbon. Cruise to Cadiz and Malaga before concluding your journey with a two-night hotel stay in Rome.
From sherry tasting in Jerez and the remarkable architecture of Barcelona to elegant evenings in the South of France and the Italian Riviera, taste and style feature on this voyage. Also, enjoy the historical treasures of Florence and Rome.
Historical and architectural treasures abound on this grand voyage, from the gothic cathedrals of Lisbon and Spain's magnificent Alhambra to the Papal Palace in Avignon and the stunning Santa Croce Basilica in Lecce.
This grand voyage across the Mediterranean begins with a four-day tour of Classical Greece, featuring hotel stays in Delphi and Nauplia, before cruising through what has been known historically as the Middle Sea.
A voyage from Athens to Malaga, along the way visiting the Minoan settlements of Akrotiri in Santorini and Knossos in Crete, as well as Catania, the Maltese capital of Valletta. Enjoy a walking tour of Sicily’s Greek and Roman ruins, and the Palatine Chapel and Cathedral in Palermo, before disembarking in Malaga or an optional 2-night hotel stay post-cruise.
Explore the contrasts and connections of history's most enduring civilizations, from ancient Greece and the Roman ruins of Sicily to the moorish heritage of Spain, the exotic sites of Morocco and the flourishing landscapes of the Canary Islands.
Sail the Guadalquivir River in Spain before crossing the mouth of the Mediterranean to the souks, markets and palaces of Morocco, including Marrakesh, the walled city of Taroudant and Casablanca. Explore the volcanic landscapes and parks of Lanzarote and La Palma in the Canaries, before completing your journey in Tenerife.
This extraordinary 130-day voyage spanning three continents takes you to many of the greatest sites in the world, from majestic natural wonders to ancient mysteries and man-made masterpieces, with over 50 sites and excursions included in your cruise fare. This promises to be the travel experience of a lifetime.
This grand voyage takes you from the dynamic city of Singapore on an immersive journey to Sri Lanka, Malaysia and Thailand, the tropical islands of the Indian Ocean, Burma and the game parks of South Africa, Namibia and the Skeleton coast, the islands of the Atlantic and the marvels of Morocco.
Journey from Sri Lanka to the Maldives and the Seychelles, Mauritius and Reunion in the Indian Ocean. Visit Durban, Cape Town and the safari parks of South Africa, then cruise the spectacular Namibian coast to the sun-drenched islands of the Atlantic and the Kasbahs of Morocco.
A remarkable journey from the summer sunshine of South Africa’s Cape Town to the wild coast of Namibia, the warm Atlantic Bom Bom Island, Praia in Cape Verde and Las Palmas in the Canaries, followed by the incredible sights, sounds and atmosphere of Morocco.
See the Minoan settlements of Knossos in Crete and Akrotiri in Santorini. Enjoy a walking tour of Sicily’s Greek and Roman ruins, explore the Palatine Chapel and Cathedral in Palermo, Catania and the Maltese capital of Valletta, before disembarking in the Greek capital of Athens for a two-night hotel stay.