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Eternal Spring in the Atlantic: Lisbon, Portugal Round trip
MS Europa 2 Voyage 1515 - June 14-27, 2015

Start your cruise in Lisbon and enjoy the views of Portugal’s capital city as you cruise along the Tagus River. In Morocco, you will be welcomed by the call of the muezzin and lots of fairy-tale cities: wander along the vibrant corniche in Casablanca or enjoy the long sandy beaches, bars and cafes in the popular resort of Agadir. Afterwards, the impressive scenery and volcanic landscapes featuring solidified lava flows on the Canary Islands and the Azores will spoil your senses before Lisbon sets the scene for the end of your cruise on the EUROPA 2.

Highlights of this cruise:

  • Morocco’s royal cities: Rabat** and Marrakesh**.
  • UNESCO World Natural Heritage Site on Tenerife: Las Canadas del Teide** National Park.
  • A natural highlight: the Azores.
  • Golf & Cruise voyage with extensive golf package*

* These arrangements are not included in the cruise price. The shore excursions listed here are in the planning stage. Subject to changes.

Date Destination
Sunday 14-Jun-2015 Lisbon, Portugal  Embarkation of the MS Europa 2. 
Sunday 14-Jun-2015 Lisbon/Portugal, departure 19.00 hrs 
Explore the melancholy metropolis on the Tagus River* with a pre-cruise programme.
Monday 15-Jun-2015 Relaxation at sea
Tuesday 16-Jun-2015 Casablanca/Morocco, 5.00 – 16.00 hrs 
Stroll along the bustling corniche or visit the Hassan II mosque, the second largest in the world and a majestic building with fine mosaics. Rabat** also seems like a fairy tale from the Arabian Nights, for example with the Mausoleum of Mohammed V, built in the Arabian-Andalusian style.
Wednesday 17-Jun-2015 Agadir/Morocco, 10.30 – 18.00 hrs 
Bars, cafes and a long sandy beach: let your spirit soar in one of the most popular resorts in Morocco. The cookery course** in a small Berber village outside of Agadir promises real enjoyment with Moroccan spices.
Thursday 18-Jun-2015 Arrecife/Lanzarote/Canary Islands/Spain, 9.00 – 18.00 hrs 

This small port town impresses its guests with its relaxed lifestyle. Marvel at the bizarre beauty of Lanzarote in the form of its solidified lava flows and hot craters on a trip through the volcanic landscape** of Timanfaya National Park. You can visit one of the most beautiful beaches in the world in Puerto del Carmen**.

Arrecife – Lanzarote Golf Resort
This modern 18-hole golf course was designed by the famous North American designer Ron Kirby. The fairways reflect the appealing character of the landscape of Lanzarote.

Friday 19-Jun-2015 Santa Cruz de Tenerife/Tenerife/Canary Islands/Spain, 8.00 – 0.00 hrs 

You will be welcomed by the flair of the Canaries on the Rambla del Franco. A trip to Las Canadas del Teide** National Park will bring you to the natural scenery of Tenerife and reward you with an impressive panoramic view. Discover the UNESCO World Natural Heritage Site first-hand on a hike*.

Santa Cruz – Buenavista GC
Situated in the immediate vicinity of the cliff coastline and designed by Severiano Ballesteros, you can expect great moments on this course. The spectacular greens make it feel like you are hitting the ball on the surface of the sea.

Saturday 20-Jun-2015 Santa Cruz de la Palma/La Palma/Canary Islands/Spain, 8.00 – 17.00 hrs 
The port city of Santa Cruz de la Palma boasts Spanish colonial architecture and wooden balconies lined with flowers, known as “balcones tipicos”. Marvel at the breathtaking landscape of one of the world’s largest erosion craters in Caldera de Taburiente National Park**.
Sunday 21-Jun-2015 Funchal/Madeira/Portugal, 9.00 – 18.00 hrs 

A sea of flowers: Madeira’s scenery offers unforgettable views. Succumb to the charm of Funchal on a Segway tour** and enjoy afternoon tea in British style in the legendary luxury hotel Reid’s Palace**.

Funchal – Palheiro GC
In the beautiful gardens of Quinta do Palheiro, play an exciting game on the island of flowers – thanks to narrow fairways and strategically placed bunkers.

Monday 22-Jun-2015 Relaxation at sea
Tuesday 23-Jun-2015 Praia da Vitoria/Terceira/Azores/Portugal, 8.00 – 23.00 hrs 

The Portuguese and Spanish have left their mark in the Renaissance buildings and baroque palaces. With a little luck, you can enjoy close encounters with whales and dolphins on a trip in a RIB**, a robust rubber boat.

Praia da Vitoria – Clube de Golf Terceira (additional course)
This championship course lies a lofty 375 m above sea level, surrounded by rolling hills, little lakes and beautiful flowering scenery.

Wednesday 24-Jun-2015 Ponta Delgada/Sao Miguel/Azores/Portugal, arrival 7.00 hrs 

Abundant hilly landscapes, massive volcanic craters and crystal-clear mountain lakes: you can marvel at the wonders of nature in a particularly intensive way on a ride in an all-terrain vehicle**.

Ponta Delgada – Campo de Golf Furnas
Tee off on one of the oldest golf courses in the Azores, set in the midst of the volcanic landscape. The course was designed by the Scottish architect Mackenzie Ross in 1936 and features 18 holes and a British-style clubhouse.

Thursday 25-Jun-2015 Ponta Delgada, departure 5.00 hrs
Friday 26-Jun-2015 Relaxation at sea
Saturday 27-Jun-2015 Lisbon/Portugal, arrival 7.00 hrs
Disembarkation of the MS Europa 2. 


* These arrangements are not included in the cruise price. The shore activities listed here are in the planning stage and are subject to changes.
Category Suite Type

Price per person in USD

1

Veranda/Ocean Suite

$7,790

2

Veranda/Ocean Suite

$9,090

1-2

Veranda/Ocean Suite for Single Occupancy

$11,990

3

Veranda/Ocean Suite

$10,600

4

Veranda/Ocean Suite

$11,070

3-4

Veranda/Ocean Suite for Single Occupancy

$14,290

5

Veranda Suite

$11,990

6

Grand Ocean Suite

$15,590

7

Grand Ocean Suite

$16,680

8

Penthouse Suite

$18,710

9

Penthouse Suite

$20,740

10

Grand Penthouse Suite

on request 

11

Owner Suite

on request 

12

Family apartment (2x20 m²)

$11,070

13

Penthouse Suite, Equipped for Disabled Guests

$15,670

14

Extra Bed for Third Person

$6,000

0

Guaranteed Veranda/Ocean Suite¹

7,140


Golf cruise – spectacular drives on volcanic islands
Basic Package - 4 courses: $2,587 USD per person.  Additional courses $208 USD each
 
All fares are based on the current Euro to Dollar exchange rate and are subject to change. 
¹ You pay only the guaranteed price for double occupancy shown here. Accommodation will be provided in a Veranda/Ocean Suite of Category 1 to 4, subject to availability. If you book a combination of several cruises in a guaranteed Veranda/Ocean Suite, it will be necessary to change suites after each individual cruise. Continuous occupancy of the same suite throughout the cruises is not possible. You will receive your exact suite number on board at the beginning of the cruise (limited allotment).

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