Canary Islands

Lisabon to Santa Cruz de Tenerife

8 days / 7 nights - Wind Star Ship

Step off the well-worn tourist path and discover the unspoiled splendor of Morocco and the Canary Islands. Sail from Lisbon to captivating Casablanca and explore its ancient medina, teeming souks, and tropical gardents. Indulge your senses in the Spanish culture of the Canary Islands as you sample Muscatel along the Wine route of Lanzarote, visit the lovely museums and quiet beaches of Las Palmas, or watch cigar makers at work in the colorful markets of Santa Cruz de Tenerife.

 

Lisabon – Santa Cruz de Tenerife
Ship: Wind Star
Number of nights: 7 nights
Embark – Disembark: Lisabon – Santa Cruz de Tenerife

Day 1 – Lisabon, Portugal
Day 2 – At sea
Day 3 – Casablanca, Morocco
Day 4 – At sea
Day 5 –Agadir, Morocco
Day 6 – Lanzarote, Spain
Day 7 – Las Palmas, Spain
Day 8 – Tenerife, Spain

Day 1 – Lisabon, Portugal
One of Europe’s smallest capital cities, Lisbon is for many an easily accessible mix of new and old worlds. Elegant outdoor cafés line Lisbon’s mosaic cobblestone sidewalks along grand 18th century boulevards. Turn-of-the-century funiculars dot its steep hills.

Day 2 – At sea
This is your invitation to a day of indulgence. Treat yourself to a luxurious spa experience. Dine in sumptuous casual style, or wrap yourself in that comfy waffle-weave robe and enjoy your meal in the privacy of your beautiful stateroom. Your delight is our single priority for your day at sea.

Day 3 – Casablanca, Morocco
Morocco’s largest city and chief port, Casablanca is located on the Atlantic Ocean, and is one of the largest artificial ports in the world. The area around Casablanca was first settled by the Berbers around 7th century B.C. and is home to some amazing sites, like the King Hassan II Mosque, the largest mosque in Morocco, the third largest in the world, with the tallest minaret in the world at 688 feet.

Day 4 – At sea
This is your invitation to a day of indulgence. Treat yourself to a luxurious spa experience. Dine in sumptuous casual style, or wrap yourself in that comfy waffle-weave robe and enjoy your meal in the privacy of your beautiful stateroom. Your delight is our single priority for your day at sea.

Day 5 – Agadir, Morocco
Surrounded by the Sahara Desert, natural parks, the ocean and beautiful, sandy, and quiet beaches, Agadir’s mild winter climate has made it a popular winter destination especially for Northern Europeans. Unlike other Moroccan cities, Agadir has modern hotels and buildings situated on wide streets.

Day 6 – Lanzarote, Spain
The most northeasterly of the Canary Islands, Lanzarote has embraced the tourism boom with a more laid-back feel than its popular sister islands of Tenerife and Gran Canaria. Nature is still a big attraction on this small volcanic island. Lanzarote’s capital, Arrecife, is a small town on the eastern coast, its harbor packed with fishing boats.

Day 7 – Las Palmas, Spain
Las Palmas, the capital of Gran Canaria island, is located in the northeastern part of the island set in magnificent scenery composed of two bays and their beautiful beaches – Playa de las Canteras and Playa de las Alcaravaneras.

Day 8 – Tenerife, Canary Islands
Santa Cruz de Tenerife is a province of Spain, consisting of the western part of the autonomous community of the Canary Islands. Around its important port are wide avenues, squares and exotic landscaped areas, displaying some beautiful examples of modernist architecture.

Wind Star:
The Wind Star is a sleek, four-masted sailing yacht accommodating 148 guests. With four decks and a gross tonnage of 5,307, Wind Star feels like your own private yacht.
Wind Star amenities include: WindSpa, Watersports Platform, Casino, Lounge, Library, Pool, and Hot Tub.

November 2014: 09 November

November 2015: 13 November