RIVER CRUISES / ANDALUSIA: TRADITION, GASTRONOMY AND FLAMENCO
Day 1: SEVILLE
Passengers are welcome to board our ship at 5:00 p.m. After comfortably settling into your cabins, we’ll introduce our crew at a welcome cocktail. The evening is free to do as you please.
Day 2: SEVILLE - Córdoba - SEVILLE
Join us on a guided tour of Cordoba, once part of the Caliphate of Cordoba. Afterwards, we’ll return to Seville.
Day 3: SEVILLE - CADIZ
Join us on a guided tour of Seville on foot. This afternoon, we'll start cruising past the Doñana National Park, designated as a World Heritage Site and a Biosphere Reserve by UNESCO. We’ll reach Cádiz in the evening and set out on a tour of Cádiz by night in the company of our hostess.
Day 4: CADIZ - EL PUERTO DE SANTA MARIA
We’ll set out on an excursion to Jerez and visit a “ganadería” (a property where bulls are raised), the chance to learn about this living symbol of Spanish culture. This afternoon, join us on a guided tour of Cádiz on foot. Rising from rock and completely surrounded by the sea, a thin sandbank connects this fortified town with the mainland. Afterwards, we’ll cruise towards El Puerto de Santa Maria. Enjoy an evening of traditional Flamenco dancing on board.
Day 5: EL PUERTO DE SANTA MARIA - ISLA MINIMA
We’ll tour the Osborne cellar and taste local wines in the company of our hostess. Afterwards, we’ll cruise towards Isla Minima. We’ll tour a genuine Andalusian hacienda located on the banks of the Guadalquivir River, followed by an equestrian show. We’ll return on board and start sailing towards Seville.
Day 6: SEVILLE - Granada - SEVILLE
Today, join us on a guided tour of Granada. This grandiose city owes its prestige to its Moorish monuments, especially the Alhambra: a palace straight out of the 1001 nights. Discover the Generalife, a pleasure palace with attached romantic gardens. After our tour, we'll return to Seville.
Day 7: SEVILLE
Enjoy free time in Seville this morning. In the afternoon, join us on an excursion to a nature reserve and tour with a forest guide. In July and August, we’ll visit the Wharf of the Caravels where you will be able to see the replicas of Christopher Columbus's ships. Tonight’s our gala evening and dinner.
Day 8: SEVILLE
Enjoy one last buffet breakfast on board before disembarking at 9:00 a.m. End of our services.
For navigational safety reasons, the company and the captain are the only authorized persons who can modify the cruise itinerary. Alcohol can be dangerous to your health. Please drink in moderation.