Tastes of Spain and Portugal
23 Mar - 11 Apr
19 Nights
11 Ports
Saga Cruises

Tastes of Spain and Portugal

23 March - 11 April 2020
From £2,832 pp
All Saga Cruises include travel insurance and UK return chauffeur service (on a private basis within 75 miles of port, or 250 miles on a shared basis).

Duration

19 Nights

Journey Type

Sailing from the UK

Ports

11 Ports

23 March

Setting sail from Dover

White Cliffs Country is a fascinating region, one packed with history and natural beauty. We think there is no sight like that of the stunning cliffs rising from the sea, topped by the fortifications of Dover Castle, and surrounded by lush green countryside. But the nearby area is also packed with charm, and not so further afield are captivating pretty villages, fascinating towns such as Sandwich (one of the original Cinque ports), and of course Kent's glory, Canterbury with its magnificent cathedral. A final thought must go to the many castles including Deal, Walmer and the magnificently photogenic Leeds Castle.

Our tip

You will be amazed how much there is to see and do, so drive down early, pick a base such as Canterbury to explore, and join your cruise completely relaxed.

24 March

At sea

25 March

France: La Rochelle

26 March

Spain: Bilbao

27 March

At sea

28 March

Portugal: Porto (Leixões)

29 March

At sea

30 March

Spain: Cádiz

31 March

Morocco: Casablanca

1 April

At sea

2 April

Canary Islands: Lanzarote

3 April

Canary Islands: Santa Cruz de Tenerife

4 April

Canary Islands: Puerto de la Estaca (El Hierro)

5-6 April

At sea

7-8 April

Portugal: Lisbon

9-10 April

At sea

11 April

Arriving in Dover

Don't miss

Perhaps our favourite restaurant in the South is The Sportsman at Seasalter, an extraordinary isolated pub on the bleak estuary coast. A Michelin Star, fantastic food and astonishing value.

The Ship

Your home from home

Saga Cruises - Saga Sapphire
Saga Sapphire cabin
Saga Sapphire - Restaurant

Stylish and comfortable, with attractive public areas, Saga's flagship offers a welcoming atmosphere on board and some excellent excursions ashore.

What we love

With a number of sailings from either Dover or Southampton, this ship might not be the most luxurious but it certainly delivers an outstanding customer experience and looks after guests as if they were family.

Capacity 720 Guests
Crew 415 International Staff
Style A largely British feel onboard with a friendly and unpretentious atmosphere.
Inclusions
  • All meals in all venues
  • Wine with meals
  • Tea and coffee throughout the day
  • Lectures and onboard entertainment
  • Welcome cocktail party
  • WiFi
  • Gratuities
  • Travel insurance
  • Return chauffeur service to the port
Year Built 1980
Last Refurbished 2012
Tonnage 37,301 grt
Length 655 feet
Breadth 94 feet
Cruising Speed 21 knots
More about Saga Sapphire

Tailor-make your trip

Ways to make it better
Walletts Court, Kent

Extend your stay in Kent

We love historic Walletts Court, just ten minutes outside Dover but feels like another world – cosy, welcoming, and great food too.

Seals on the beach in Kent

Our recommended private tour

An extraordinary trip up the coast by RIB to the mouth of the Stour River and the orange seals basking on the mudflats.

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Tastes of Spain and Portugal

23 March - 11 April 2020
From £2,832 pp

Duration

19 Nights

Journey Type

Sailing from the UK

Ports

11 Ports

Ship

Saga Sapphire of Saga Cruises

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Why Mundy?

Who we are

Founded in 1970, we have sold more luxury cruises for more years than anyone else in the UK.
Edwina Lonsdale
Sharon Trigg
Hayley Meades
Susan Dogan, Cruise Consultant at Mundy Cruising
Cathy Ellis - Cruise Consultant, Mundy Cruising
Helen Fensom

Mundy Cruising was the very first cruise specialist in the UK. We have been making the best cruise holidays even better since 1970.

How? Simply by offering our clients more expertise, more personal service, more unique ideas, more fascinating add-ons, more fabulous freebies and more peace of mind.

We're happy to do all of that over the phone. But if you prefer to chat face to face, why not visit us at our comfortable offices just off London's Regent Street - we'd be delighted to see you.

Mundy Office Wells Steet, W1T 3PP