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Landscapes of Portugal & the Canaries 14th October 2017 • 16 nights • Sails from Rosyth (Edinburgh) • Black Watch • CRUISE ID: W1719 Get set for quintessential Canarian culture infused with picturesque Portugal and a subtle hint of Spain. Each destination is impressive in its own way, from ‘The Pretty Island’ La Palma to charming Vigo. Blend in the colours and cellars of Madeira and Oporto, along with awe-inspiring sites – including marvellous Mount Teide and Lanzarote’s To/from Rosyth (Edinburgh) Oporto (from Leixões) Madeira Vigo Lisbon La Palma Lanzarote Tenerife Timanfaya National Park – for holiday paradise. Date Arrive Depart Destination OCTOBER 2017 Sat 14 PM Rosyth (Edinburgh) Sun 15-Tue 17 Cruising Wed 18 early am early pm Oporto (from Leixões), Single friendly: We will always offer an Ocean View Twin Room at a reduced price for sole occupancy. Please call for details. From only £1,599 per person 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. «RECOMMENDED EXPERIENCE Discover the incredible lunar-like landscapes of Lanzarote’s Timanfaya National Park and volcanic Fire Mountains. You can even take a camel ride around the base of one of the volcanoes too. 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. Vigo, Spain Vigo is nestled on the shores of the Atlantic Ocean. It is home to inspiring museums and charming plazas, and is a gateway to the Santiago de Compostela Cathedral and the handsome Cies Islands. In the ‘Casco Vello’ (Old Town), a stone’s throw from the port, discover the Concatedral de Santa Maria and the narrow, medieval streets exhibiting the city’s maritime roots. Oporto (from Leixões), Portugal A short journey from Leixões takes you into the heart of Oporto, with its fortress-like Cathedral and Baroque architecture, including the magnificent Clérigos Church. Head to the historic, UNESCO-listed Ribeira District, where narrow, cobbled lanes meander down to the Douro River, and don’t forget to visit one of the many wine cellars for a taste of the tipple named after the city, Port. 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. 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, or opt for dolphin and whale-watching adventures – you won’t regret it. Tours from Leixões to Oporto bookable prior to departure, subject to availability. Upgrade prices per person, per night from > Ocean View Room: £16 | Balcony Room: £79 | Suite: £85 | Single Rooms from > £2,699 Prices are correct at time of going to print, but may change at any time. Call for latest prices. Portugal Thu 19 Cruising Fri 20 early am late pm Funchal, Madeira Sat 21 early pm late night Santa Cruz, La Palma Sun 22 early am late night Santa Cruz, Tenerife Mon 23 early am early pm Arrecife, Lanzarote Tue 24 Cruising Wed 25 early am late pm Lisbon, Portugal Thu 26 early pm late pm Vigo, Spain Fri 27-Sun 29 Cruising Mon 30 AM Rosyth (Edinburgh) Canary Islands, Madeira & the Azores 91 All of the following included from only £100 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 View destination and ship videos at www.cruisewithfred.tv


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