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Canaries Christmas and New Year

Balmoral sailing from Southampton

from £2,829 per person 15 2
Including optional travel insurance or a price reduction of £105 if not required
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Celebrate a magical Christmas at sea

Spend Christmas at sea, indulging with delicious food, festivity and fantastic entertainment; then enjoy a relaxing and rewarding Boxing Day exploring the scenic trails and floral gardens of Madeira. In the Canaries, visits to four spectacular destinations renowned for their year-round warmth, breathtaking beaches and volcanic landscapes culminates with a spectacular New Year’s celebration in Tenerife.

Saga price includes...

And on your cruise...

  • Full board
  • Afternoon tea
  • Room service
  • Captain’s drinks party and gala buffet
  • Activities, entertainment and leisure facilities
  • Shuttle bus at selected ports
  • Porterage of luggage

*Drinks package includes selected beers, wines, spirits and soft drinks and 50% off selected premium brands and cocktails.


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22/12/2020 Southampton, England

Southampton, England

After taking Saga's included UK door-to-door travel service to Southampton, embark Balmoral.

Depart late afternoon.

Southampton Hampshire England UK Europe

23/12/2020 At Sea

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24/12/2020 At Sea

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25/12/2020 At Sea

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26/12/2020 Funchal, Madeira

Funchal, Madeira

Arrive early afternoon on December 26. Depart late afternoon on December 27.

Spend boxing day in the floral paradise of Funchal on the island of Madeira. There's no shortage of parks and gardens to be explored here, some of which are a short stroll from the waterfront. The harbour is right in the centre of town and as you approach the sight of whitewashed buildings with red tiled roofs tumbling down the verdant mountain is spectacular.

Funchal Madeira Portugal Europe

28/12/2020 Santa Cruz, La Palma

Santa Cruz, La Palma

Arrive late morning. Depart late night.

Santa Cruz de La Palma, with its colourful patchwork of balconied homes, strung along the azure Atlantic, is a gateway to hiking paradise. Clothed in emerald forests and pimpled with volcanic cones, the island has over 600 miles of marked footpaths to follow, each delivering its own stunning panoramas of sea and verdant, vertiginous extinct volcanoes.

Santa Cruz de la Palma La Palma Canary Islands Spain Europe

29/12/2020 San Sebastian, La Gomera

San Sebastian, La Gomera

Arrive early morning. Depart late afternoon.

Cruise to lesser-visited La Gomera next, a wild and rocky island where beautiful beaches and precipitous cliffs encircle its lush, mountainous countryside and ancient laurel forest. Enjoy exploring its quaint capital or perhaps follow in the footsteps of Christopher Columbus who paused here in 1492 before discovering the New World by accident

San Sebastian La Gomera Tenerife Canary Islands Spain Europe

30/12/2020 Las Palmas, Gran Canaria

Las Palmas, Gran Canaria

Arrive early morning. Depart late night.

Las Palmas is primarily known for its golden-sand beaches and all-year-round sunshine. But there's more to this popular city than sun, sea and sand. Maybe take advantage of some of the excursions on offer and discover more about the region's attractive historical buildings, such as Santa Ana Cathedral and the Palacio Regental.

Las Palmas Gran Canaria Canary Islands Spain Europe

31/12/2020 Santa Cruz, Tenerife

Santa Cruz, Tenerife

Arrive early morning. Depart late night.

Santa Cruz is a great base for exploring the nearby beaches, boulevards and pretty parks and plazas on foot. If you want to explore a little more of the island, perhaps take a tour to the exotic Botanical Gardens, Pyramids of Guimar or El Teide National Park. See in the New Year on board enjoying the spectacular fireworks display, illuminating the skies over the island.

Santa Cruz Tenerife Canary Islands Spain Europe

01/01/2021 At Sea

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02/01/2021 At Sea

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03/01/2021 Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon, Portugal

Arrive early morning. Depart early afternoon.

Spread across seven hills to the north of the River Tagus, Lisbon is a treasure trove of palaces, gardens and ancient castles. Don’t miss a visit to the Centro Commercial Colombo – the biggest shopping mall on the Iberian Peninsula.

Lisbon Lisboa Municipality Lisbon Portugal Europe

04/01/2021 At Sea

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05/01/2021 At Sea

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06/01/2021 Southampton, England

Southampton, England

Arrive early morning.

Disembark after breakfast for your included UK door-to-door travel service home.

Southampton Hampshire England UK Europe

Please note

Some of the highlights detailed may only be seen on optional excursions or by exploring independently.


Canaries Christmas and New Year

Balmoral sailing from Southampton

from £2,829 per person 15 2
Including optional travel insurance or a price reduction of £105 if not required
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Canaries Christmas and New Year

Balmoral sailing from Southampton

from £2,829 per person 15 2
Including optional travel insurance or a price reduction of £105 if not required