|30 Sep 17||Lisbon|
Upon arrival in Lisbon transfer to your hotel for an overnight stay
|01 Oct 17||Lisbon - Cáceres - Córdoba|
Departure at 7.30 a.m. to the World Heritage Site of Cáceres, an architectural blend of the Romanesque, Islamic, Gothic and Italian Renaissance. Stroll through the historic quarter, medieval neighbourhood and the Plaza Mayor. Journey to Córdoba. Dinner and accommodation at the hotel.
|02 Oct 17||Córdoba - Sevilla|
Breakfast at the hotel. Visit to the impressive Mosque/ Cathedral and stroll through the narrow streets of the Jewish quarter, followed by the journey to and arrival in Sevilla. Dinner and accommodation.
|03 Oct 17||Sevilla|
Breakfast at the hotel. In the morning, a tour of the city’s monuments and most scenic sites: the exterior of the Cathedral, the second largest Catholic cathedral after Saint Peter’s in Rome; the Barrio de Santa Cruz, the natural setting of Carmen and Don Juan; Maria Luisa Park and the Plaza de España. Afternoon free to discover the different perspectives and flavours of this magical city. Dinner and accommodation at the hotel. Optional flamenco show.
|04 Oct 17||Sevilla - Ronda - Costa del Sol|
Breakfast at the hotel and route through the White Towns of Andalucía heading towards Ronda. Free time to admire this city of Celtic origin with marvellous views of the valley and mountain. In the afternoon, journey to the modern and exceptional international tourist destination of Costa
|05 Oct 17||Costa del Sol|
Breakfast, dinner, and accommodation at the hotel. Free day to enjoy the beautiful beaches of the Costa del Sol and nearby areas or take part in one of our optional outings.
|06 Oct 17||Costa del Sol - Tarifa - Tangier - Rabat - Casablanca|
After breakfast at the hotel, departure to Tarifa via destinations like Marbella and Puerto Banus. Arrival at the port to board the ferry for the short journey across the Strait of Gibraltar heading towards Africa. Arrival in Tangier, disembarkation, customs processes and continuation of trip by coach via Larache towards Rabat, the diplomatic and administrative capital and the official residence of King Mohammed VI. Visit to the exterior of the Royal Palace, Mausoleum of Mohammed V and the unfinished Hassan Tower (great examples of Almohad architecture). The trip continues with a journey to Casablanca, a major industrial and economic centre and the most populated city in the country. Free time. Dinner and accommodation at the hotel.
|07 Oct 17||Casablanca - Marrakech|
Breakfast at the hotel. Sightseeing tour of the most interesting areas of the city: Anfa Boulevard, United Nations Square, residential areas and exterior of the great Hassan II Mosque. Departure towards Marrakech. The capital of the south located in the oasis between the Atlas Mountains and the predesert area. Tour including Koutoubia Tower, the twin of La Giralda in Sevilla, Saadian Tombs and Bahia Palace. A stroll through the medina, bazaars, and the magical Jemaa el-Fnaa market, complete with fortune tellers, snake charmers, acrobats, etc. – a unique open-air setting for taking unforgettable photos. Return to hotel and free time. Dinner and accommodation at the hotel. Optional dinner with show “Fantasia Chez Ali”.
|08 Oct 17||Marrakech - Meknes - Fez|
Breakfast at the hotel. Departure to the ancient city of Meknes, surrounded by 40 km of walls. Sightseeing tour including the Bab Al Mansour gate, the most beautiful gate in Morocco and the city’s most iconic monument. The trip continues on to Fez, the most monumental of the Imperial Cities. Its University of Al Karaouin is the largest Islamic sanctuary in Morocco with ancient theological schools, and more. Dinner and accommodation at the hotel.
|09 Oct 17||Fez|
Breakfast at the hotel. In the morning, a visit to the 7 gates of the Royal Palace, the Jewish quarter or Mellah, the Bab Bou Jeloud Gate and a stroll through the grandiose medina or historic quarter, declared a World Heritage Site. Afternoon free. Dinner and accommodation at the hotel. Optional dinner with show.
|10 Oct 17||Fez - Tangier - Tarifa - Costa del Sol|
After breakfast at the hotel, departure to Tangier. Transfer to the port to board the ferry, across the Strait of Gibraltar to return to Spain. Journey to the Costa del Sol. Dinner and accommodation at the hotel.
|11 Oct 17||Costa del Sol|
Breakfast, dinner, and accommodation at the hotel. Free day to enjoy the beautiful beaches of the Costa del Sol and nearby areas or take part in one of our optional outings
|12 Oct 17||Costa del Sol - Granada|
Breakfast at the hotel. Departure to Granada and its incredible collection of monuments, the last bastion of Granada’s Nasrid Dynasty until 1492. Visit to the world-famous Alhambra complex and the Generalife Gardens. This is the setting which inspired authors such as W. Irving in his work Tales of the Alhambra. Remainder of the afternoon free. Dinner and accommodation at the hotel. Optional Zambra flamenco show in the Sacromonte neighbourhood.
|13 Oct 17||Granada - Toledo - Madrid|
Breakfast at the hotel. Departure to Toledo, the impressive imperial city surrounded by the Tajo River, declared a World Heritage Site and the cradle of Christian, Muslim and Jewish civilizations. A marvel of art, history and spirituality, this city is a national monument. A tour including its major monuments, its typical narrow streets and examples of the damascening technique (inlaying precious metals in steel). Trip continues to Madrid. Overnight at your hotel
|14 Oct 17||Madrid - Barcelona|
Check out of your hotel and transfer to rail station for 1st class train journey to Barcelona. Upon arrival transfer to your hotel for an overnight stay.
|15 Oct 17||Barcelona|
Check out of your hotel and transfer to port for boarding Norwegian Epic
|16 Oct 17||At Sea|
|17 Oct 17||Naples/Pompeii, Italy||7:00 AM||7:00 PM|
|18 Oct 17||Civitavecchia (Rome), Italy||6:00 AM||7:00 PM|
|19 Oct 17||Livorno (Florence/Pisa), Italy||7:00 AM||7:00 PM|
|20 Oct 17||Cannes, France||8:00 AM||6:00 PM|
|21 Oct 17||Palma Majorca, Spain||1:00 PM||8:00 PM|
|22 Oct 17||Barcelona, Spain. Disembark the ship and transfer to airport for your flight home||5:00 AM||Disembark|