European Coastal Cruise: France, Spain & Portugal (2024)

Embark on a comprehensive western European adventure and enjoy rare experiences, such as a hike on Spain’s ancient Camino de Santiago pilgrimage route and exploration of the French epicurean region of Bordeaux.

Journey Overview

Embark on a comprehensive western European adventure during the lovely fall season and enjoy rare experiences in France such as the exploration of bucolic Normandy, moving World War II sites, or the epicurean region of Bordeaux. You also visit picturesque Brittany, UNESCO-designated Mont Saint-Michel, Bilbao’s modern Guggenheim, Santiago de Compostela and Porto.

Journey Highlights

  • Cruise for nine nights on an exclusively chartered, all-inclusive A&K expedition featuring treasures of France, Spain and Portugal
  • Experience the benefits of luxury small-ship expedition featuring no more than 148 guests and access to ports seldom visited by cruise ships, including Bordeaux and the coast of Brittany
  • Enjoy a choice of included A&K-led excursions in every port designed for a range of activity levels and interests, including everything from the epicurean to art and architecture to natural wonders
  • Savour wine tastings amid Europe’s most famed vineyards, including UNESCO-designated Porto and Bordeaux
  • Experience a rare opportunity to retrace an ancient pilgrimage route and visit Santiago de Compostela in Galicia, where you also enjoy tapas, and folkloric music and dance
  • Visit Basque Country and Bilbao’s stunning Guggenheim museum as well as a remarkable Paleolithic art Cave
  • Step back in time when you explore the magnificent fortress of the Mont Saint-Michel

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