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Luxury

Spain, Portugal and Morocco Discovery with Barcelona City Stay

Lisbon to Barcelona
13 Days Request Quote
Trip Code: NOBCLB13B
  • Trip Highlights
  • Map & Itinerary
  • Travel & Accommodation

Your Vacation Includes

  • Experiences in 12 destinations
  • Locally inspired dining - a total of 32 meals
  • Two nights luxury land accommodation
  • 10 nights on a Small Ship cruise

  • A wide range of onboard beverages
  • Expert APT expedition leader and team
  • Enjoy Seville’s flare for flamenco at the Flamenco Museum and Show.

  • In Palma, join a local chef to hop from eatery to taverna in pursuit of the city’s finest tapas.

Map & Itinerary

Europe Map 2021 NOBCLB13B
Lisbon to Barcelona

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™

Give your holiday a personal touch with a choice of included sightseeing or dining options

Ola and welcome to Portugal! Once you’ve arrived in Lisbon, we’ll transfer you to your ship, for you to settle into your spacious suite before a welcome dinner.

Stay: 10 Nights, MS Caledonian Sky

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  • Dinner

Welcome to the Algarve, home to Portugal’s popular coastal resort region, where you’ll dock in the bustling city of Portimao. With a guide, stroll through the old town’s pretty plazas and heritage laneways, before digging into past archaeological finds at the Portimao Museum. Back on board, break for lunch before exploring more of Portimao this afternoon.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™

Perhaps head for one of the world’s oldest cities, Cadiz, where you’ll explore the city’s cathedrals and history. Alternatively, Jerez beckons with its Royal Andalusian School of Equestrian Art. Then drop by one of the city’s sherry bodegas to sample this famous fortified wine.


Enjoy the chance to choose your activity today.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Enjoy Seville’s flare for flamenco at the Flamenco Museum and Show, before this evening’s departure.


Today, you’ll be treated to a cruise up the Guadalquivir River before docking in the heart of Seville. On a full day’s discovery of the Andalusian capital, visit the palace and gardens of Reales Alcazares and the Seville Cathedral with a guide. This evening, enjoy a Signature Experience.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
Wide open ornate plaza on a sunny day, Seville, Spain

Arrive in the Moroccan city of Tangier, gateway from Europe to Africa. Tour nearby Cape Spartel and the Caves of Hercules. Later, explore the history of Tangier’s Medina, Kasbah and Ville Nouvelle district. Visit labyrinthine souks filled with the scent of spices, where you might like to return during free time before a late departure this evening.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Step briefly on British overseas territory today, to see Gibralatar with a guide. Find macaques, limestone caves and a haul of Britannia memorabilia. Back aboard, continue to Malaga for an afternoon exploring the city’s historic sites. These include a Roman theatre, 19th-century bull ring and the city hall.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
View across the city and coastline of Malaga at sunset, Spain

From Motril, spend the day in Granada, at the foot of the Sierra Nevada mountains. Visit Granada’s Alhambra palace and fortress complex, the final stronghold for Spanish Moors, which includes the Generalife summer palace and gardens, and Alcazaba fortress. Break for a tapas lunch before more discoveries after, thanks to a late departure tonight.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

In Cartagena join a local guide to explore the influences of the Carthaginians, Romans, Visigoths, Arabs and Castilians on this port city. You’ll find Cartagena’s Roman amphitheatre restored to its former glory, before lunch back on deck, as your ship heads for Valencia.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Gargoyles, Gothic churches and grand palaces are all in store on a guided discovery of Valencia’s historic heart. You have the day to see Valencia’s modernist side too, including the City of Arts and Sciences complex and the Príncipe Felipe Science Museum. After lunch, take advantage of the shuttle back into Valencia’s centre to explore on your own.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Join a local chef to hop from eatery to taverna in pursuit of the city’s finest tapas.


Reach the shores of Mallorca today, where the island’s capital Palma presides over a sweeping white-sand bay. Head for the city’s historic quarter with a guide, who’ll lead you through a medieval maze of streets, revealing the district’s Moorish heritage. This afternoon, enjoy a Signature Experience.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Disembark ahead of a two-night stay in Spain’s Catalonian capital. First up, journey to Montserrat, not far from Barcelona, where you’ll board a cogwheel train for sweeping views of the surrounding region. Later, return to Barcelona, for an evening at leisure. You might like to dine at a local restaurant tonight.

Stay: Two Nights, Barcelona El Palace or similar

Daily :
  • Breakfast

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

You’re invited to enjoy a before-hours visit to Casa Vicens, the first house designed by Antoni Gaudí, tucked away in the bohemian Gràcia district of Barcelona.


Today in Barcelona, enjoy a Signature Experience. Then a city tour takes in Barcelona’s highlights. This evening, sit down to a farewell dinner.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
Vicensgaudi Architecture Barcelona, Spain

After breakfast, we’ll transfer you to the airport for your onward flight.

Daily :
  • Breakfast

It has been a privilege to welcome so many guests aboard APT’s award-winning journeys, and a joy to see those guests fall in love with each new experience the world presents.