DAY 1: SEVILLE
Boarding in Seville at 5 p.m. Presentation of the crew and welcome cocktail. Dinner on board. Free evening. Overnight.
DAY 2: SEVILLE - CADIZ
Full board on board. Tour of Seville. The city of Seville is truly a bewitching artistic and cultural city. Afternoon spend sailing along the great river Guadalquivir. The name comes from the Arabic “al-wadi al-kabir”, meaning “Great Valley”, and is evocative of when the Moors reigned over Al-Andalus. Arrival in the evening in Cadix. Excursion to an evening of Flamenco in Cádiz (1). Overnight.
DAY 3: CADIZ
Full board on board. Excursion to Jerez and visit to a “ganadería” (a property where bulls are raised) and the chance to learn about this living symbol of Spanish culture. In the afternoon, excursion to Cádiz and its cathedral. Evening of entertainment on board. The cruise continues to Alcoutim. Overnight.
DAY 4: ALCOUTIM - VILA REAL (Portugal)
Full board on board. Cruise along the Guadiana to Alcoutim. Passing fabulous landscapes and villages that time has forgotten. Free time in Alcoutim. Departure of the cruise to Vila Real de San Antonio. Excursion to Faro, capital city of the Algarve. Evening of a Fado show on board. Start cruising in the evening towards El Puerto de Santa Maria. Cruising during the night.
DAY 5: EL PUERTO DE SANTA MARIA - ISLA MINIMA
Full board on board. Arrival early in the morning. With your accompanist, tour of the Osborne cellar and tasting of local wines. In the afternoon, cruise to Isla Minima. We will pass through the Doñana National Park, designated by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site and a Biosphere Reserve, and the city of Sanlucar de Barrameda, where the river joins the Atlantic Ocean. Tour of a genuine Andalusian hacienda located on the banks of the Guadalquivir followed by an equestrian show. Return on board and cruise to Seville. Cruising during the night.
DAY 6: SEVILLE - GRANADA - SEVILLE
Full board. Full-day excursion to Granada. This grandiose and verdant site owes its prestige to its Moorish monuments, especially the Alhambra: a palace straight out of the 1001 Nights and to the Generalife, a pleasure palace with attached romantic gardens. Return on board. Evening of entertainment on board.
DAY 7: SEVILLE - CORDOBA - SEVILLE
Full board. Full-day guided visit of Córdoba, once part of the Caliphate. Free time and return on board in Seville. Gala evening.
DAY 8: SEVILLE
Buffet breakfast on board. Disembark at 9 a.m.