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Canaries & Madeira Winter Warmth 7th January 2017 • 13 nights • Sails from Southampton • Balmoral • CRUISE ID: L1701 Escape the cold winter back home and unwind on four idyllic Canary Islands brimming with sandy beaches, fascinating attractions and inspiring landscapes – each has its own unique story to tell. These delights are sandwiched between visits to colourful Funchal, and Lisbon, where you can enjoy the fine architecture, including the Belém Tower, the Date Arrive Depart Destination JANUARY 2017 Sat 07 PM Southampton Sun 08-Tue 10 Cruising Wed 11 early am late pm Funchal, Madeira Thu 12 early pm late night Santa Cruz, La Palma Fri 13 early am late night Santa Cruz, Tenerife Sat 14 early am late night Las Palmas, Gran Canaria Sun 15 early am late pm Arrecife, Lanzarote Mon 16 Cruising Tue 17 late am late pm Lisbon, Portugal Wed 18-Thu 19 Cruising Fri 20 AM Southampton FREE upgrade offer on selected Suites, subject to availability Single friendly: We will always offer an Ocean View Twin Room at a reduced price for sole occupancy. Please call for details. Jeronimos Monastery and the 25 de Abril Bridge. Las Palmas, Gran Canaria Gran Canaria is bathed in almost year-round warmth, making it all the more appealing during cold, dark nights back home. Take in the mix of Renaissance, Gothic and Neo- Classical architecture in cosmopolitan Las Palmas’ Vagueta district, visit the charming towns of Teror and Arucas, or relax by the oasis-like sand dunes and palm trees of Maspalomas Beach. Arrecife, Lanzarote Arrecife is a bustling, sun-drenched city with many attractions: go camelback riding and explore the lunar-like landscapes of Timanfaya National Park’s Fire Mountains, spot miniature white crabs in the beautiful saltwater lagoon of Jameos Del Agua Cave, or check out Cesar Manrique’s unique cactus garden. To round it all off, head to the Mirador del Río lookout point for phenomenal views of the volcanic island of La Graciosa. Lisbon, Portugal Portugal’s alluring capital is spread out over seven hills on the north of the River Tagus, with fascinating museums and the adorable backstreets of the Alfama district awaiting your discovery. Architectural wonders include the Belém Tower and the Monument to the Discoveries, and be sure to visit Pasteis de Belém – this café’s famous egg pastry recipe has remained unchanged for nearly 200 years. From only £999 per person Funchal, Madeira Alongside the blissful colours and scents, the benign climate in Funchal lends itself well to exploration, be it admiring the stunning landscapes via the unique levada irrigation network, or taking in one of the many enchanting gardens at your leisure. Sampling the island’s famous wine is the ideal complement to your captivating journey of discovery. «RECOMMENDED EXPERIENCE Travel to Porto Moniz in Madeira’s northwestern valley, an idyllic fishing village with breathtaking panoramas and beautiful natural pools. Santa Cruz, La Palma La Palma is not known as ‘La Isla Bonita’ (The Pretty Island) for nothing; from the verdant forests to the unmistakable San Antonio Volcano, there’s rarely an unattractive sight to behold. Santa Cruz, the island’s charismatic capital, has something for everyone. The extraordinary variety extends from the balconied palaces of the Old Quarter, to the restaurants and elegant squares of Calle Real, ideal for sampling local culture and cuisine. Santa Cruz, Tenerife Tenerife’s wonderful climate and many attractions have been drawing tourism for decades and rightly so. Santa Cruz is home to brightly painted buildings, enlightening museums, elegant parks and pretty squares. Take a tour to Mount Teide, the Pyramids of Güímar or the Playa de las Americas resort – you won’t regret it. «RECOMMENDED EXPERIENCE Learn of Tenerife’s history and culture on a walking tour of Santa Cruz, stopping at a popular Tapas bar en route to enjoy a taste of the island’s delicious local treats. Madeira Lisbon La Palma Tenerife Gran Canaria Lanzarote To/from Southampton Canary Islands, Madeira & the Azores Upgrade prices per person, per night from > Ocean View Room: £16 | Balcony Room: £62 | Suite: £81 | Single Rooms from > £1,749 Prices are correct at time of going to print, but may change at any time. Call for latest prices. 88 All of the following included from only £77 per person, per night: Breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea, 5-course à la carte dinner, late night buffet & self-service tea & coffee • Varied daytime activities Lectures & talks • Swimming pools, Jacuzzis & gym • Choice of live evening entertainment • 3 formal nights Visit fredolsencruises.com, contact your travel agent or call 0800 0355 105


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