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Malaga to Barcelona Following the footsteps of three wondrous Spanish artists : Gaudi, Dali, and Picasso (port-to-port package)

We’ll discover Spain through the grand, imaginative works of these three geniuses on a voyage from sunny Malaga to Barcelona—Catalonia's bustling capital—.

Trip code : MGB_PP

Duration : 8 days

Destination :

Travel Dates :2022

THE CROISIEUROPE DIFFERENCE

  • All meals included - DRINKS INCLUDED with meals and at the bar
  • Refined French cuisine - Gala dinner and evening - Welcome cocktail
  • Free Wi-Fi onboard
  • Headsets are included for excursions
  • Official welcome from the captain and crew
  • Onboard activities
  • Travel assistance and repatriation insurance
  • All port fees included

CRUISE HIGHLIGHTS

  • UNIQUE ITINERARY : Port of calls in Roses and Palamos, little-known cities on the Costa Brava
  • Explore(1)
    • Malaga, the birthplace of Pablo Picasso
    • Granada and its Alhambra
    • Cartagena, an old port city
    • Historical Tarragona
    • The Monastery of Sant Pere de Rodes and its Catalan Romanesque architecture
    • The Fishing Museum in Palamos and a tasting of wines in the Bodega Brugarol
    • The Dali Theater-Museum, the world’s largest Surrealist work of art
    • The best sites in Barcelona
    • The Gaudi masterpieces La Sagrada Familia and Park Güell
  • DELICIOUS SPANISH CUISINE
    • Tasting of Spanish cold cuts at La Boqueria Market in Barcelona
    • Onboard Spanish cocktail party with Sangria and tapas
    • Paella, one of Spain’s delicious dishes
    • Tasting of Spanish pastries on board
  • Participation of Alain Loisin, lecturer(2)
    • During the years I have spent traveling, I have given presentations on several CroisiEurope cruises—from the banks of the Red Sea to the Canary Islands, the Greek islands to the Bosporus, Russia at the time of the czars to the splendors of the Adriatic.
    • Conference themes:
      Barcelona, Capital of the Distinctive Autonomous Community of Catalonia.
      Gaudi, Dali, and Picasso—Spain’s Three Contemporary Geniuses
      The Culture, Contrasts, and History of Andalusia

DAY 1

Passengers are welcome to board at 6:00 p.m. We'll introduce our crew at a welcome cocktail before dinner on board. The rest of the evening is yours to do as you please.

DAY 2

Join us for an optional excursion to Granada (including lunch). We'll visit a true wonder of Moorish art: the Alhambra, whose stunning palaces and captivating gardens are framed by the surrounding mountains.

DAY 3

This morning, join us for an optional guided tour of Malaga. We’ll visit the Picasso Museum, which houses many of his original works.

We’ll spend the afternoon cruising. Join us for a cocktail and some tapas at the bar.

DAY 4

This morning, joins us for an optional guided tour of Cartagena and its magnificent fortress.

We’ll spend the afternoon cruising along the Spanish coast. We'll enjoy dinner and an evening of entertainment.

DAY 5

The morning will be spent cruising to Tarragona. Later, there will be a lecture in the lounge.

This afternoon, we’ll set out on an optional guided tour of Tarragona. Tarragona is a lively port city with a rich, Roman-infused past.

Enjoy a Spanish-themed evening on board.

This morning, join us for an optional tour of the one-of-a-kind Palamos Fishing Museum. Afterwards, we’ll head to the magnificent Bodega Brugarol wine cellar. We’ll enjoy a tasting of the organic wines with cheese and Spanish cold cuts.

We’ll begin to cruise to Roses.

Join us for an optional excursion to Roses and the Dali Theater-Museum this afternoon. Dali was an eccentric, meticulous artist who changed the way we look at the world.

OR

Join us for an optional visit to the Monastery of Sant Pere de Rodes. The Monastery of Sant Pere de Rodes sits high on a peak in the Sierra de Rodes, overlooking the valley and sea below.

Our ship will begin to cruise to Barcelona. Later, there will be a lecture in the lounge.

DAY 7

This morning, we’ll set out on an optional guided tour of Barcelona. We’ll visit the trendy Gothic Quarter and the tree-lined pedestrian street La Rambla.

This afternoon, we'll enjoy an optional tour of La Sagrada Familia and the Park Güell, two of Antoni Gaudi’s masterpieces.

Tonight is our festive gala evening.

DAY 8

Enjoy breakfast on board this morning before disembarking at 9:00 a.m. End of our services.

Or you can continue your vacation on board La Belle des Océans with a cruise from Barcelona to Nice. Ask us about back-to-back cruises and the detailed program for Ref. BCN.(3)

FAQ & Travel Blog

your cruise in the cabin category of your choice - all meals - drinks with your meals and at the bar (not including our special wine and drinks list) - emergency/repatriation insurance - all port fees.

CLASSIC
CLASSIC EXCURSIONS PACKAGE - 2022

Included in tour package Full-day trip to Granada Guided tour of Malaga and the Picasso Museum Cartagena Tarragona Palamos, fishing museum and bogeda Monastery of Sant Pere de Rodes Guided t

PRICE PER PERSON

Pre-paid : 578 AUD

On-board : 676 AUD

CLASSIC
CLASSIC EXCURSIONS PACKAGE - 2022

Included in tour package Full-day trip to Granada Guided tour of Malaga and the Picasso Museum Cartagena Tarragona Palamos, fishing museum and bogeda Roses and the Dali Theater Museum Guided

PRICE PER PERSON

Pre-paid : 589 AUD

On-board : 689 AUD

1 TRIPS OF DAY
PM
Tarragona

Tarragona is the oldest Roman settlement on the Iberian Peninsula with a deep history that can be felt on every street corner. The city still retains a medieval feel to it as well, with a strictly Cat

DURATION hours

PRICE PER PERSON

Pre-paid : 100 AUD

On-board : 112 AUD

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1 TRIPS OF DAY
PM
Roses and the Dali Theater Museum

Roses has been known throughout the ages for the calm waters in its natural port. The Greek Quarter, Roman town, and 11th-century monastery are all found within the historic citadel walls. Charles V,

DURATION hours

PRICE PER PERSON

Pre-paid : 144 AUD

On-board : 159 AUD

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1 TRIPS OF DAY
PM
Monastery of Sant Pere de Rodes

The remains of the monumental complex that includes the Monastery of Sant Pere de Rodes are an excellent example of a medieval settlement. Experts believe the style is uniquely autochthonous.  Di

DURATION hours

PRICE PER PERSON

Pre-paid : 126 AUD

On-board : 139 AUD

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1 TRIPS OF DAY
AM
Palamos, fishing museum and bogeda

The Palamos Fishing Museum has a rich collection of past, present, and future tools and objects for fishing off the Costa Brava coast. This is the only museum dedicated to this theme in the Mediterran

DURATION hours

PRICE PER PERSON

Pre-paid : 139 AUD

On-board : 154 AUD

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1 TRIPS OF DAY
AM
Guided tour of Malaga and the Picasso Museum

Located along the Costa del Sol, under the watchful eye of the Castillo de Gibralfaro, sits the vibrant city of Malaga. Malaga is much more than a seaside resort as it is home to some fantastic museum

DURATION hours

PRICE PER PERSON

Pre-paid : 81 AUD

On-board : 90 AUD

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1 TRIPS OF DAY
DAY
Full-day trip to Granada

We'll leave from Malaga and head for Granada. Granada is the former capital of the last Islamic realm in southern Iberia—a kingdom that left its mark on the architectural heritage of the are

DURATION 10:00 hours

PRICE PER PERSON

Pre-paid : 227 AUD

On-board : 253 AUD

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1 TRIPS OF DAY
AM
Cartagena

Cartagena is a vibrant seaside resort with a diverse history of rulers—Carthaginians, Romans, Moors, and the Kingdom of Castile, to name just a few. It’s a compact city, with an overabunda

DURATION hours

PRICE PER PERSON

Pre-paid : 64 AUD

On-board : 71 AUD

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1 TRIPS OF DAY
AM
Guided tour of Barcelona

Barcelona stands out for its culture, climate, food, and especially, its festive atmosphere. It’s hard to be bored when in Barcelona! The exuberant city, dotted with Gothic and Gaudi architectur

DURATION hours

PRICE PER PERSON

Pre-paid : 100 AUD

On-board : 112 AUD

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1 TRIPS OF DAY
PM
Guided tour of La Sagrada Familia

Join us for a guided tour of Antoni Gaudi’s magnum opus, La Sagrada Familia. Five generations have watched the cathedral being built, and it is still a work in progress. The work of art contains

DURATION hours

PRICE PER PERSON

Pre-paid : 136 AUD

On-board : 151 AUD

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drinks from our special lists or drinks ordered during excursions or transfers - optional excursions (must be reserved and paid for on board or at travel agency) - transfers to/from departure/arrival points - cancellation and baggage insurance - personal expenses.