10-Night Wine & Romance Voyage
Photo: Plymouth, England
Enjoy savings of up to 40% on this voyage that sets sail on May 14, 2020, in addition to all the inclusive amenities - from unlimited beverages and gratuities to laundry and land transfers, our complimentary AzAmazing Evenings and much more - when you book by February 29, 2020!
Price: Oceanview starting from $2,684 CAD per person including taxes and fees
Departing: May 14, 2020
Ship: Azamara Pursuit
Photo: Bilbao, Spain
Voyage highlights include:
- Lisbon - rich in architecture, monuments, and grand boulevards
- Porto - a centuries-old city known for its robust port wine trade
- Bilbao - explore Frank Gehry's incredible Guggenheim Museum before sampling a meal of tapas and Spanish wine
- Bordeaux - the scenic gateway to France's largest wine-making region
- St. Peter Port - Europe's prettiest harbour town
- Plymouth - Stroll the cobbled streets of the lively Barbican district for everything from an authentic sea captain's house to modern art galleries
- Southampton - A charming maritime gateway that has launched noteworthy voyages including the Mayflower
Photo: Southampton, England
Voyage features include:
- Award winning amenities & accommodations
- Air, Hotels and Transfers if you would like to get started on your travels or are not quite ready to go home
- Inclusive amenities
HURRY, OFFER ENDS FEBRUARY 29, 2020!
Day 1: Lisbon, Portugal
One of the oldest cities in the world, Lisbon is rich in architecture and criss-crossed by monument-studded grand boulevards. Must-sees include the church of Igreja de Sao Vicente de Fora, which dates back to the 12th century; Musee Calouste Gulbenkian, one of Europe’s leading fine arts museums; and Torre de Belém, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the most famous monuments in Portugal.
Day 2: Leixoes (Porto), Portugal
At the mouth of the Rio Douro lies the city of Porto, known mostly for its port wine trade. With origins dating back to the 5th century, there is plenty to see in this town. Stroll the Ribeira neighborhood along the river, explore the Cathedral area, or tour the port lodges of Vila Nova de Gaia across the river. Savoring a taste of tawny port, tripe, and seafood while here is highly recommended.
Day 3: At Sea
Spend the day sailing in style aboard your boutique hotel at sea. Indulge in a treatment at Sanctum Spa, stay ship shape with a class at our fitness center, or lounge the day away on our sunny pool deck. In the evening, savor inspired Italian cuisine at Aqualina, or relish in a classic steakhouse experience at Prime C. Plus, you’ll find plenty of exciting evening entertainment, from thrilling shows at Cabaret Lounge to intimate performances in the Living Room.\
Day 4: Bilbao (San Sebastian), Spain
Home to a cultural and architectural renaissance, Bilbao's factories and ports have been transformed into spectacular urban projects. The ultra-modern Guggenheim Museum is a definite standout, and this gem in Basque country is brimming with fine wines, exceptional cuisine, and a vibrant spirit.
Day 5: Cruising
Day 5-7: Bordeaux, France
Wine lovers will love Bordeaux. It's the industry that fuels the region, and has financed some spectacular chateaux. Pay a visit to Pauillac, Sauternes, Margaux, and Saint-Emilion to learn wine production, and of course sample as glass or two. Explore over 25 acres of spectacular English gardens in the heart of the city at Jardin Public and discover underground wonder in Saint Emilion.
Photo: Bordeaux, France
Day 8: At Sea
Spend the day sailing in style aboard your boutique hotel at sea. Indulge in a treatment at Sanctum Spa, stay ship shape with a class at our fitness center, or lounge the day away on our sunny pool deck. In the evening, savor inspired Italian cuisine at Aqualina, or relish in a classic steakhouse experience at Prime C. Plus, you’ll find plenty of exciting evening entertainment, from thrilling shows at Cabaret Lounge to intimate performances in the Living Room.
Day 9: St. Peter Port (Guernsey), Channel Islands
Experience the best of England and France in Guernsey. Take in postcard-worthy views of brightly colored houses, idyllic gardens, and cliffside paths from St. Peter Port. When the sightseeing is over, stop at one of the many bistros for an unforgettable meal. Then, spend some time shopping in the up-and-coming boutiques for the perfect souvenir.
Day 10: Plymouth, England
From Francis Drake to America’s Pilgrim forefathers, countless epic voyages have set sail from Plymouth. Discover a seafaring spirit of exploration in Britain’s Ocean City and explore a charming waterside district lined with historic Tudor buildings. Walk the iconic Mayflower Steps, breathe in fresh salt air sweeping in from Plymouth Sound, and venture out into the quintessential English countryside.
Day 11: Southampton, England
It was the departure point for the Mayflower in 1620, and for the ill-fated Titanic in 1912. The charms of London are not far away, but pray tarry in the south to explore other wonders, including Bath, with its natural hot springs and stunning architecture and the mysterious megaliths of Stonehenge, or venture all the way west to Lands End, and the wild moorlands and pirate haunts of Cornwall.
Photo: St. Peter Port (Guernsey), Channel Islands
HURRY, OFFER ENDS FEBRUARY 29, 2020!