A Mediterranean Canvas

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Operator: Saga
Destination: Europe
Price From: £2150.00

Discover the Mediterranean’s most inspiring sights

Gaudis surreal signature style is an integral part of Barcelonas architectural fabric seek out his masterpieces, including Casa Batll, Parc Gell and the as yet incomplete La Sagrada Familia.

Saga price includes…

Itinerary

Southampton, England

Embark Saga Sapphire.

Depart 1600.

At Sea

Spend the day at sea.

At Sea

Spend the day at sea.

At Sea

Spend the day at sea.

Gibraltar

Arrive 0800. Depart 1700.

Berth in Gibraltar, in full view of its iconic Rock. The Straits of Gibraltar are teaming with sea life and a boat trip to view its three species of dolphin is sure to lift ones spirits. Alternatively, you could ride the cable car to the top of the Rock and commune with the cheeky Barbary macaques.

At Sea

Spend the day at sea.

At Sea

Spend the day at sea.

Civitavecchia (for Rome), Italy

Arrive 0800. Depart 1700.

Civitavecchia is a cruise ship passengers gateway to Rome and from here you can enjoy day long tours of the Vatican Museum, Sistine Chapel, Vatican Gardens and Pontifical Villas. You will experience unparalleled access to one of the most astounding collections of art, including Michelangelos The Creation.

Livorno, Italy

Arrive 0800. Depart 1700.

Arrive in Livorno and embark on an enlightening tour of Florences fine collection of Renaissance art. In a race to outdo the neighbouring regions of Milan and Naples, Florence gave birth to the early Renaissance with artists like Brunelleschi, Donatello and della Francesca. But it was their students that were to become the true superstars of the Renaissance and on your tour you will be able to marvel at the works of Machiavelli, Michelangelo, Galileo and Rossini among others.

Toulon, France

Arrive 0900. Depart 1700.

Famed as the town where Captain Bonaparte beat the royalists in 1793 and where the troops of the Free French beat back the Germans in 1944, Toulon has always had a special place in the hearts of the French. For panoramic views of the city and port take the cable car to the top of Mont Faron, where you will find Muse du Dbarquemont and its collection of arms and artefacts from the towns liberation. Alternatively, you can wonder through the old town, which although extensively damaged during the war, is still charming or explore the Mourillon quarter and its colourful collection of fishermans cottages.

Barcelona, Spain

Arrive 0800. Depart 1800.

Enjoy Barcelona is an absolutely incredible city to visit, with a stunning coastal position, comfortable climate and wealth of fine architecture and art. Perhaps the best-known architect of the city is Gaudi, whose Parc Gell and Sagrada Familia you can visit on a comprehensive Gaudi tour.

At Sea

Spend the day at sea.

Motril, Spain

Arrive 0800. Depart 1700.

Moor in Motril, on the Costa Tropical. From here you can travel to Granada to explore the Moorish architecture of the Alhambra, or enjoy the gastronomic delights of Motril as a setting sun paints the mountains red.

At Sea

Spend the day at sea.

Vigo, Spain

Arrive 1300 on November 20. Depart 1700 on November 21.

Explore the historic quarter of Vigo, with its narrow streets, old fishermens houses, seafood market and neoclassical cathedral. Other attractions include the Castro Fortress, the artistic and literary exhibits of the Galician Cultural Centre and the Leon Municipal Museum. It is also the launch pad for tours going to Santiago de Compostela, with its cathedral and UNESCO-listed old town.

At Sea

Spend the day at sea.

At Sea

Spend the day at sea.

Southampton, England

Arrive 0800.

Disembark Saga Sapphire after breakfast.

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