Be met at the airport and transferred to your hotel. Tonight, enjoy a Welcome Reception.
Stay: Three Nights: Lisbon, Four Seasons Hotel Ritz
On a guided tour of Lisbon, ride on the city’s iconic tramcars, then visit the Old Town and much more. Discover the World Heritage-listed Jerónimos Monastery, an incredible symbol of Portugal’s power and wealth during the Age of Discovery. Built in 1502 by King Manual I, the monument commemorates Vasco da Gama’s voyage to India. Tonight, enjoy dinner while luxuriating in Lisbon’s soulful setting.Daily :
Today’s excursion takes you into the picturesque mountain range of Serra de Sintra. Visit the World Heritage-listed Pena National Palace set within a picturesque backdrop and take a guided tour of Sintra, the town below. Enjoy lunch at your leisure before returning to Lisbon via the spectacular coastal route. During your final evening in Lisbon, you may wish to try one of the many incredible local restaurants.Daily :
Depart for the famous land of Don Quixote, stopping in the coastal city of Faro for a tantalising chicken piri-piri lunch, a local and much-loved specialty. Cross the Spanish border and continue to Seville.
Stay: Two Nights: Seville, Grand Melia Colon Sevilla or similarDaily :
Today’s excursion takes you to the city of Jerez where you’ll visit the Royal Andalusian School of Equestrian Art. Savour a gourmet lunch and sherry tasting at one of the city’s famous sherry bodegas. Later return to Seville.Daily :
Your sightseeing in Seville begins with a guided tour. Visit the Alcázar and see the Seville Cathedral and Giralda Tower. Later, travel to Granada where tonight you’ll enjoy dinner and a fiery flamenco performance in one of the city’s spectacular gypsy caves.
Stay: Two Nights: Granada, AC Palacio De Santa PaulaDaily :
Explore the World Heritage-listed Alhambra on a guided tour. Part fortress, part palace, the Alhambra is a pinnacle of Moorish art that encapsulates Andalusian history. See the restored Lion Fountain and roam the Nasrid Palace complex.Daily :
On your way to Cordoba, tour the World Heritage-listed towns of Baeza and Ubeda. After admiring the many examples of Renaissance architecture, continue your journey to Cordoba.
Stay: Two Nights: Hotel Hospes Palacio del Bailio CordobaDaily :
Visit the Great Mosque of Cordoba and the historical Jewish Quarter on a guided tour this morning. Later, enjoy some free time.Daily :
Head to the historic city of Toledo, Spain’s delightful medieval capital. Take a guided tour through its narrow streets, then make your way to Madrid. Enjoy the opportunity to sample the famed local fare at a special tapas dinner tonight.
Stay: Two Night Stay: Westin Palace MadridDaily :
After breakfast this morning, head out on a city tour, taking you to some of Madrid’s best-loved sights including the Royal Palace, Buen Retiro Park and the Plaza Mayor. Enjoy the rest of the day at your leisure.Daily :
Head to the renowned Prado Museum for a guided tour before travelling by train to vibrant Barcelona.
Stay: Two Nights: Barcelona, Le Meridien BarcelonaDaily :
On a guided city tour, see such sights as the Sagrada Família, an unfinished yet breathtaking Roman Catholic church. Then explore Park Güell and admire an inspiring collection of Antoni Gaudí’s sculptures.Daily :
Perhaps join a Gothic walking tour to explore Barcelona’s incredible architecture. Another option is to enhance your camera skills on a guided photography tour. Board your Luxury Mega-Yacht and enjoy a Welcome Dinner this evening.
Stay: 14 Nights: Aboard Le LyrialDaily :
Today, travel to the historic cultural hub of Montpellier. Enjoy private backstage access to the Opera Comedie. Here you will be met by a Luthier, who will teach you about the craft of violin making with a demonstration of techniques that have remained unchanged for centuries. Later be captivated in an intimate and exclusive concert featuring a duet of talented violinists.Daily :
A number of impelling options await you in Nice today. For those wishing to discover Nice, embark on a panoramic coach ride taking in stunning views of the French Riviera, followed by walking tour of the Old Town. Alternatively, those wanting to visit nearby Monaco and the legendary casino Monte Carlo are also in luck.Daily :
This morning arrive in the stunning natural harbour of Bonifacio. Marvel at the picturesque medieval houses perched on the edge of the limestone cliffs on a guided tour of the Old Town.Daily :
Disembark in Civitavecchia and travel to the ‘Eternal City’ of Rome where you will have a choice of tours. Perhaps depart for a full-day excursion taking in the Vatican Museum, Spanish Steps, Trevi Fountain and Piazza Navona. Alternatively, explore Rome on a self guided tour.Daily :
Today, you will be able to choose your sightseeing activity. Perhaps board a motor-launch and cruise to Positano, where white Moorish style houses cling to the slopes around a small sparkling bay. Alternatively, explore the village of Amalfi with its old Saracen tower, 12th-century Capuchin monastery and 11th-century cathedral.Daily :
Today, discover the medieval mountain village of Castelmola, perched precariously above Taormina. Embark on a guided walking tour and embrace the village’s irresistible old world charm. Enjoy a private gourmet food tasting in a local restaurant, then continue on to beautiful and enchanting Taormina for an enthralling city highlights tour. Visit the Greco-Roman amphitheatre with stunning views over Mt Etna, see the 13th-century Cathedral of Saint Nicolò and the 14th-century Palazzo Corvaja.Daily :
Enjoy a day of leisure as you cruise across the Ionian Sea. Catch a lecture from one of the onboard experts in the theatre or relax by the pool with a cool drink in hand.Daily :
Take a morning excursion to the Achileion Palace, the scene for the filming of the Bond movie 'For Your Eyes Only'. Next visit a 400-year-old estate complete with wine and olive press. Enjoy lunch and local wine in the estate's elaborate rustic gardens with panoramic views of Central Corfu. Savour the rest of your day at leisure to explore the stunning beaches.Daily :
Today choose between two sightseeing excursions in picturesque Montenegro. Starting in Kotor perhaps take in the historic settlement of Budva, and visit a local smoke house to taste the finest meats and cheeses. Alternatively, explore the stunning coastal scenery around the Bay of Kotor. Both tours culminate in a tour of Kotor's Old Town.Daily :
Choose how to spend your time in Dubrovnik today. Ride a cable car to the top of Srd Mountain for views of the town sprawled out beneath you. Or learn about the city’s walls on a guided tour.Daily :
Wander the charming cobbled streets of Korcula’s old town, making a stop to inspect the Cathedral of St Mark. Visit Marco Polo’s family home before strolling among olive groves and sampling local wine.Daily :
On a walking tour today, explore Split, the largest city on the Adriatic coast. Alternatively, discover the beautiful Split Riviera as you travel by road towards Trogir, where lunch at Pantan Mill features entertainment by local musicians.Daily :
See the Bridge of Sighs, St Mark’s Square and St Mark’s Basilica. Later choose between an unforgettable gondola ride, or a visit to admire the Venetian Gothic architecture of Doge's Palace. After the tour, return to your ship for a Farewell Dinner.Daily :
Be transferred to the airport.Daily :
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