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MV Aegean Odyssey

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Sun-Filled Glades and Sweet Madeira

Malaga to Malaga
November 5-19, 2015

In 1951, Winston Churchill wanted to retreat somewhere ‘warm, bathable, comfortable and flowery’ where he could paint and work on his war memoirs. Wisely, he chose Madeira. During your visit you will see Camara de Lobos, one of the villages that inspired Churchill to paint, and also have enough free time to explore the famous Botanical Gardens.

Sail from the historical Spanish mainland port of Cadiz, and afterwards head to the Canary Islands, where you will travel to the Caldera de Taburiente National park and journey deep inland to Fuerteventura – a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve – with its historic churches and rugged landscapes.

Before reaching Morocco and a chance to experience Casablanca, Rabat, Tangier and Marrakesh, plus the exciting city of Taroudant, there is time to call at the port of El Marsa. From here you will venture into the sand dunes of the Western Sahara desert and experience one of the great wildernesses of the world.

Voyage highlights

  • Explore Cadiz, the once gateway to the New World
  • Discover the wonders of Madeira & the Canaries
  • Experience the best of Morocco 


Date Port Arrive Depart
05 Nov Thursday Departure Depart North America  - -
06 Nov Friday Malaga, Spain Arrive at Malaga & embark Aegean Odyssey  - 8:00pm 
07 Nov Saturday Cadiz, Spain Cadiz old town sightseeing tour, followed by a drive to JEREZ de la Frontera for a visit to the wine cellar Bodega Gonzalez Byass and sherry-tasting.  8:00am  2:00pm 
08 Nov Sunday At sea Talks at sea  -
09 Nov Monday Funchal, Madeira, Portugal Afternoon tour to Cabo Girao to experience Madeira's breathtaking coastline. Overnight stay in Funchal  2:00pm  overnight 
10 Nov Tuesday Funchal, Madeira, Portugal Sightseeing tour to the fishing village of Camara de Lobos. Free time to visit the Botanical Gardens in the afternoon  - 6:00pm 
11 Nov Wednesday La Palma, Canary islands, Spain Included Palma sightseeing or a visit to Caldera de Taburiente National Park.  1:00pm  7:00pm 
12 Nov Thursday Fuerteventura, Canary islands, Spain Land tour to Betancuria, and the picturesque village of Pajara. Call at an Aloe Vera plantation, and stop for a panoramic view at the site of Guanche Kings.  2:00pm  6:00pm 
13 Nov Friday El Marsa, Western Sahara, Morocco Drive through the sand dunes to the city of Laayoune with its unique Spanish-Saharan architecture.  7:00am  8:00pm 
14 Nov Saturday At sea Talks at sea.  - -
15 Nov Sunday Marrakesh, Morocco From the port of Agadir, head for the old city of Taroudant for an included tour, followed by an afternoon drive through the Atlas mountains to Marrakesh.  8:00am  overnight hotel 
16 Nov Monday Casablanca, Morocco Morning sightseeing, including Old Quarter and Marjorelle Gardens. Afternoon drive to Casablanca to rejoin ship.  - overnight 
17 Nov Tuesday Casablanca, Morocco Visit to the capital Rabat - Kasbah, Royal Palace and old town.  - 8:00pm 
18 Nov Wednesday Tangier, Morocco Visit the caves of Hercules, a place of stunning natural beauty, and the famous Kasbah  2:00pm  10:00pm 
19 Nov Thursday Malaga, Spain Disembark & transfer to Malaga Airport for a flight home.  - -

Cruise Fares

Enjoy the peace of mind that comes with a complete vacation package, roundtrip airfare* is now included with this voyage!

 Category Balcony Cabins Deck Brochure price Offer
Owner's Suites Lido
$ 10,750
$ 10,150
Junior Suites Lido
$ 9,995
$ 9,395
Deluxe Stateroom Bridge / Lido
$ 8,995
$ 8,445
Deluxe Stateroom Belvedere
$ 8,695
$ 8,145
 Category Premium Cabins  Deck Brochure price Offer
Deluxe Stateroom Belvedere
$ 8,150
$ 7,650
Deluxe Stateroom Belvedere / Bridge/ Lido
$ 7,895
$ 7,395
Premium Outside Bridge / Lido
$ 7,450
$ 7,000
Premium Outside Belvedere / Columbus
$ 7,095
$ 6,645
Premium Outside Bridge
$ 6,775
$ 6,375
Standard Outside Columbus
$ 6,450
$ 6,050
Premium Inside Belvedere
$ 6,095
$ 5,745
Premium Inside Columbus
$ 5,795
$ 5,445
Standard Inside Belveder / Columbus
$ 5,495
$ 5,145
 Category Single Cabins Deck Brochure price Offer
Deluxe Balcony Lido
$ 10,350
$ 9,712
Deluxe Outside Belvedere
$ 9,395
$ 8,790
Premium Outside Bridge/ Lido
$ 8,595
$ 8,035
Premium Outside Belvedere/ Bridge
$ 8,195
$ 7,627
Premium Outside Bridge
$ 7,850
$ 7,309
Standard Outside Columbus
$ 7,450
$ 6,935
Standard Inside Belvedere
$ 6,395
$ 5,887
Third/fourth person
$ 4,495
$ 4,245
Port Fees & Service Charges (included in the fares above)**
$ 550
Cruise Only Credit (no air or land included)
$ 1,700

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Fly free to Europe*

Air-inclusive 2015 Mediterranean program uses the world’s leading airlines and offers convenient routings and exceptional savings.

Free roundtrip airfare is economy class only. All government and airline fees and taxes are included. A confirmed flight itinerary can be provided within 60 days of deposit for most departures. Some non-standard gateways may incur additional charges. Airline-imposed personal charges such as baggage fees may apply.  The air itinerary is subject to change and is not considered final until your airline ticket has been issued. You may not be able to change your confirmed flight arrangements without an additional fee. Some gateways require departures 1 day prior to dates on pre-cruise land programs or 1 day later than dates on post-cruise programs shown on the website and in the brochure.

Savings also extend to Business Class air travel with favorable upgrade costs to our included economy air arrangements. If you like traveling in extra comfort, be sure to ask about these very special upgrade fares when you book your vacation.

Included transfers

Transfers between airports, hotels and the MV Aegean Odyssey while on your cruise-tour abroad are included. You’ll be met on arrival at your destination airport and transferred in comfort to the ship. At the end of your cruise holiday, you’ll be transferred to the airport for your flight home.

Note:Included transfers are provided only in conjunction with arrival and departure dates of cruise-tours (including optional pre- and post-cruise hotel stays) as outlined on the website and our brochure. Transfers are only included for guests utilizing flights organized by the cruise line.

Our website does not display live availability.Fares above are shown in US$. All prices and availability be will confirmed at time of enquiry. The single supplement offers only apply to our single cabin categories. Special Offers are strictly capacity controlled, subject to availability, may be withdrawn at any time and are not always combinable.