From the contemporary masterpiece of Gaudí’s Sagrada Familia in Barcelona and the stunning Roman ruins at Cartagena, to the Moorish marvels of the Alhambra in Granada and the Great Mosque of Cordoba, this journey will show you some of the most fascinating architectural and artistic treasures to be found in the Western Mediterranean.
This journey begins on the French Riviera at the beautiful city of Nice from where you head for nearby Cannes and a visit to Monte Carlo or St Paul-de-Vence. In France, you will also visit Avignon, home to the splendid Gothic Papal Palace, and the picturesque medieval walled town of Carcassonne. Then Aegean Odyssey cruises onwards to Barcelona’s modern wonders and the Moorish splendour of southern Spain.
|01 Jun Wednesday||Departure Depart North America|
|02 Jun Thursday||Nice, France Arrival & transfer to Aegean Odyssey||11.00pm|
|03 Jun Friday||Cannes, France Included sightseeing visit to Monte Carlo or visit the medieval village of St Paul de Vence.||2.00am||overnight|
|04 Jun Saturday||Marseilles, France Cruising the French Riviera. Arrival into Marseilles in the evening||8.00pm||overnight|
|05 Jun Sunday||Marseilles, France A choice of day trips to the Papal Palace in AVIGNON or to the sites of Marseilles||8.00pm|
|06 Jun Monday||Sete, France A visit to the UNESCO World Heritage Site of CARCASSONNE and Narbonne. Alternative trip to Montpellier.||7.00am||7.00pm|
|07 Jun Tuesday||Barcelona, Spain A choice of included tours in Barcelona: explore the Roman sites of the city in the Gothic quarter, or the extraordinary artistic history of the city. Afternoon at leisure and an optional Gaudi tour.||8.00am||6.00pm|
|08 Jun Wednesday||Valencia, Spain Sightseeing city tour, including the UNESCO World heritage site of the Market & Silk Exchange and the City of Arts & Sciences or and alternative tour of Valencia's gardens.||8.00am||8.00pm|
|09 Jun Thursday||At sea Lectures and activities at sea.|
|10 Jun Friday||Malaga, Spain A trip to Granada, including a visit to ALHAMBRA Royal palace and the Generalife or take a panoramic drive to view some of the outstanding structures of Malaga.||7.00am||midnight|
|11 Jun Saturday||Cadiz, Spain Cadiz highlights tour in the morning. A trip to Jerez de la Frontera for sherry tasting in the afternoon.||7.00am||overnight|
|12 Jun Sunday||Seville, Spain Cruising along the Guadalquivir river for an evening arrival into Seville||3.00pm||overnight|
|13 Jun Monday||Seville, Spain Disembark Aegean Odyssey and transfer to hotel. Day trip to CORDOBA - and a visit to one of the wonders of the medieval world: the Great Mosque.||overnight hotel|
|14 Jun Tuesday||Seville, Spain Visit the Royal Palace Alcazar.||overnight hotel|
|15 Jun Wednesday||Seville, Spain Transfer to Seville Airport for a flight home|
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