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To the Heart of Bordeaux and Spain

Braemar sailing from Southampton

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Voyage to Spain and France

Set sail from Southampton aboard the Breamar destined for seminal cities of the Atlantic seaboard of Spain and France. Your first port of call is the UNESCO World Heritage city of Bordeaux where an overnight mooring gives you time to explore its regenerated waterfront and architectural heritage that spans 1000 years. Sail on to the iconic Spanish cities of Santander, Avilés and La Coruña where art hubs, like the Niemeyer Centre, add to the cultural appeal of this wonderful European cruise.

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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19/08/2020 Southampton, England

Southampton, England

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

Depart late afternoon.

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20/08/2020 At sea

Spend the day at sea.

21/08/2020 Bordeaux, France

Bordeaux, France

Arrive late morning on August 21. Depart late morning on August 22.

The port city of Bordeaux reclines on the banks of the Aquitaine river, a tapestry of over 1000 years of architecture embroidered with lush manicured gardens. Perhaps visit the Gothic Cathédrale Saint-André or one of the many notable art museums including the Musée des Beaux-Arts de Bordeaux on your overnight stay. After a night in port cruise the scenic Gironde and Garonne rivers for the rest of the day before setting sail for Spain.

Bordeaux Acquitaine France Europe

23/08/2020 Santander, Spain

Santander, Spain

Arrive early morning. Depart late night.

Santander, the capital of Cantabria, is a vibrant city of great shopping, urban beaches and a thriving café and foodie culture. Its eclectic fabric of old and new architecture ends abruptly on the shores of the Bahía de Santander, with the futurist temple of culture, Centro Botín, the latest edition to this handsome silhouette. Stroll along the Paseo de Pereda that separates the coast from the historic quarter, or visit the Cathedral to see the tomb of Marcelino Menéndez Pelayo and the Roman artefacts of the crypt of El Cristo.

Santander Cantabria Spain Europe

24/08/2020 Avilés, Spain

Aviles, Spain

Arrive early morning. Depart late afternoon.

An important port and centuries old centre of fishing and trade Avilés has a alluring old town that will delight the inquisitive visitor. Set out from Plaza de España to explore the city’s warren of cobbled streets complete with independent shops, bars and restaurants. Alternatively, investigate the gleaming white expanse of The Niemeyer Centre, a cultural hub that, like the Guggenheim in Bilbao, is breathing new life into the city.

Avilés Asturias Spain Europe

25/08/2020 La Coruña, Spain

La Coruña, Spain

Arrive early morning. Depart early afternoon.

Explore the fantastic port city of La Coruña which occupies a gnarled rocky appendage on the coast of Galicia. Offering an exciting mix of ancient sites, tempting beaches and outstanding modern architecture, including the Modern science & technology museum, the city has plenty to offer visitors. Perhaps discover the only working Roman lighthouse in the world, Torre De Hercules, which has warned shipping of the dangers of the “coast of death” since the 2nd century AD.

La Coruna A Coruña Galicia Spain Europe

26/08/2020 At sea

Spend the day at sea.

27/08/2020 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.

To the Heart of Bordeaux and Spain

Braemar sailing from Southampton

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