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Luxury

Portugal and Spain Treasures with Rhône and Seine

Lisbon to Paris
30 Days Request Quote
Trip Code: EURSCSP30
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Trip Highlights

See a Flamenco show

Enjoy a delicious tapas dinner and fiery flamenco performance in a local gypsy cave in Granada

Royal Palace of Alcazar

Seville's World Heritage-listed palace complex began construction in the 10th century and is a sight to behold

Beautiful Barcelona

Enjoy a guided city tour, including the Sagrada Familia and Park Guell

Your Vacation Includes

  • All-inclusive sightseeing in up to 24 destinations
  • APT's Freedom of Choice Inclusions in 12 locations
  • Finest dining - a total of 63 meals
  • Complimentary beverages served on board*
  • Expert APT Tour and Cruise Directors
  • 15 nights luxury land accommodation

Map & Itinerary

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Lisbon to Paris

Designed Exclusively for APT guests
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

These once-in-a-lifetime moments allow you to experience an unforgettable world of exclusive moments, incredible cultures and charming surprises

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Personalise your holiday with a choice of included sightseeing options sure to leave you with lifelong memories

Be met at the airport and transferred to your hotel. Tonight, get to know your fellow travellers and APT Tour Director as you enjoy a Welcome Reception.

Stay: Three Nights, Lisbon, Four Seasons Hotel Ritz

Discover Lisbon’s grand history on a guided tour today. Enjoy a Welcome Dinner.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Today, visit Pena National Palace, an incredible feat of 19th-century architecture whose vision was created by King Ferdinand II.Afterwards, embark on a tour of beautiful Sintra, before some free time for lunch. Later, return to Lisbon via the coastal route.

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  • Breakfast

Head to the chic Algarve coast, renowned for its alluring cliffs, beautiful bays, pristine islands and stunning golden sandy beaches. Later, arrive at your fabulous resort situated within the exclusive, yet naturally beautiful Quinta do Lago.

Stay: Conrad Algarve

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

In Algarve, choose from a bike ride, fishing experience or an off-road kart adventure.


Complete your discovery of Algarve with a number of activities from which you can choose from. Then, cross the border into Spain.

Stay: Two Nights, Seville, Gran Meliá Colón Sevilla

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

On a tour of Seville, be delighted by the royal palace of Alcázar, originally created by the Moorish kings. You will also admire the Seville Cathedral and Giralda Tower.

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  • Breakfast
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Travel to Granada where you’ll enjoy dinner and a fiery flamenco performance in one of the city’s spectacular gypsy caves.


Enjoy a visit to Ronda, the jewel in Málaga's crown and one of Spain's oldest towns, whose origins date back to the 9th century. Here, admire stunning vistas of El Tajo Gorge, courtesy of Ronda's high elevation.

Stay: Two Nights, Granada, AC Palacio De Santa Paula

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Explore the World Heritage-listed Alhambra on a guided tour today. Part fortress, part palace, the Alhambra is at the pinnacle of Moorish art and affords spectacular views over the city and meadow (la Vega) below.

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  • Breakfast
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Visit an olive estate and sample some of the finest olives that produce Spain's world-famous olive oil.


After a special experience in Granada this morning, your journey continues to Córdoba.

Stay: Two Nights, Hotel Hospes Palacio del Bailio Córdoba

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

On a guided tour of Córdoba, visit the Great Mosque of Córdoba and the Jewish Quarter.

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  • Breakfast

Head to the historic city of Toledo, Spain’s delightful medieval capital. See its narrow streets, then make your way to Madrid.

Stay: Two Nights, Madrid, Gran Meliá Palacio de los Duques

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  • Breakfast

Head out on a guided city tour and take in the magnificent Royal Palace, Buen Retiro Park and the Plaza Mayor. Enjoy the opportunity to sample the famed local fare at a special tapas dinner tonight.

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Head to the renowned Prado Museum for a guided tour before travelling by train to vibrant Barcelona.

Stay: Three Nights, Barcelona, El Palace Hotel

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  • Breakfast
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Take a tour of the Casa Batlló before it is open to the public, which is renowned as one of Antoni Gaudí's masterpieces.


Spectacular Barcelona is yours to explore today. After an exclusive experience, enjoy a guided city tour including a visit to the Sagrada Família.

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Board the historic Montserrat Classic Express 1890 and traverse up the mountain range to the Shrine of Our Lady of Montserrat.

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  • Breakfast

Travel to Arles via Perpignan and board their river ship.

Stay: Seven Nights, an Aria River Ship

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Tour the castle ruins in Les Baux-de-Provence then visit an olive mill. Alternatively, enjoy a hike in Camargue National Reserve to see wonderful birdlife, or visit a 'savon de Marseille' soap factory.


Following your chosen experience in Arles, join a guided tour. You also have the option to explore at leisure.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

This evening, travel to the Pont du Gard. Enjoy a guided tour and a tasting of local produce and wine, followed by a cocktail reception. Take in views of the ancient Roman aqueduct as you are entertained by local musicians.

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Pay a visit to the Palace of the Popes, which served as a fortress, church and residence to the Popes that once governed the Christian world. Alternatively, play a round of golf on a course with stunning views.


Get to know Avignon on your chosen activity today.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Join a truffle farmer and their dogs to head out in search of the rare delicacy, then visit Grignan Castle. Alternatively, discover the Drôme region as you visit a renowned family-owned nougat factory to sample their creations, followed by a visit to the village of Garde-Adhémar, one of the most beautiful villages in France. Otherwise, enjoy an onboard French lesson.


Select from three included experiences in Viviers today.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Hike up to Eden Park Garden, ride the Ardèche Steam Train, or enjoy a mouth-watering onboard chocolate demonstration.


From Tournon, set out on your chosen activity. Later, your ship will make its way to Vienne.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Tonight, dine at L’Abbaye de Collonges, a famous restaurant founded by acclaimed French chef, the late Paul Bocuse.

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Perhaps visit a local farm or join in a bike ride. Another option is a visit to Oingt and a local winery.


Today, there are a number of activities from which to choose, all showcasing the beauty of the Beaujolais region.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Enjoy a tour of Lyon or perhaps embark on a culinary walk.


Explore Lyon with a wonderful selection of activities for you to choose from.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Board a train to Paris, then on arrival, see the iconic Eiffel Tower and the imposing Arc de Triomphe. Later, board your ship.

Stay: Seven Nights, an Aria River Ship

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Tonight, be entertained by the incredible Bluebell Girls and Lido Boys of the extravagant Lido de Paris cabaret.

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Choose from a culinary walking tour, discover charming Montmartre, or visit Versailles.


The beauty of Paris unfolds before you on your chosen activity.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Visit Claude Monet’s house and gardens, or embark on a bike ride from Vernon to Monet's house.


Arrive in Giverny where you may select from two experiences.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Enjoy an after-hours visit to Palais Bénédictine. On arrival, wander the museum and distillery, followed by a Bénédictine cocktail show. Afterwards, sit down to dinner in the Abbots Hall.


Dock in Le Havre, where you will disembark your ship to discover Honfleur, Normandy's most charming port town.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Perhaps join a full day World War II excursion to Normandy, travel to the stunning Pays de Caux region and visit a traditional cider farm for a tour and tasting, or enjoy an onboard calvados and cheese tasting.


Arrive in the charming old fishing village of Caudebec-en-Caux and set out on your preferred activity.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Visit the site of the Battle of the Somme today. Otherwise join a walking tour through Rouen and see Notre Dame Cathedral and the square where Joan of Arc was martyred. Alternatively, enjoy a round of golf.


After returning from the day’s activity, enjoy a Gala Farewell Dinner.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Perhaps visit the ruins of Château Gaillard for views of the Seine River, before walking back down to your ship. Otherwise, take a leisurely excursion to Château de la Roche-Guyon, or partake in an onboard impressionist painting class.


Tailor your discovery today with a choice of excursions.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

After breakfast, farewell your onboard crew and be transferred to the airport.

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  • Breakfast

Travel & Accommodation

Contemporary Luxury

The Conrad Algarve offers five star luxury, the perfect base for your stay in Algarve

Historic Stay in Cordoba

The Hotel Hospes Palacio de Baillo is the ideal stay for those seeking historical, cultural, art and gastronomic wonders

Four Seasons Hotel Ritz Lisbon

Stay in renowned luxury at the Four Seasons Hotel Ritz, boasting striking vistas over the verdant Eduardo VII Park

As a family-owned company, we take great pride in treating each and every guest as part of the family