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Spain, Portugal & France Cruise to Bristol

14 days from £1289*
Departing: September 2017
* Price shown: 29 September 2017 from - - UOX




This fantastic voyage sees Marco Polo sail south to Spain and Portugal, with a stop in France on the way. Explore Bilbao and La Coruna, and the Portuguese capital, Lisbon, on a cruise that's the perfect way to extend summer's sunshine just a little longer.

Discover life on board Marco Polo

Discover life on board Marco PoloThere's far more to life on board Marco Polo than we could possibly fit on one page. Click here to find out more about her fantastic facilities and welcoming atmosphere.

What The Price Includes

  • 13 nights' accommodation in your choice of cabin
  • Full-board arrangements including full breakfast, lunch, dinner, afternoon tea and midnight snacks
  • On-board entertainment as arranged
  • Calls at ports as detailed in the itinerary
  • The services of a friendly, professional crew and cruise staff
  • Port charges and taxes

Single and upgrade cabins are available for a supplement

Ship Information

In an age of vast, impersonal, floating hotels, 22,000-tonne Marco Polo, her profile marking her out as the epitome of sea-going elegance, is a beautiful ocean-liner in the classic tradition. Offering high levels of comfort, sumptuous dining and a genuinely warm welcome from the crew, Marco Polo will offer everything you'd expect of such a vessel.


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Cruise Information

The greatest pleasure of a cruise holiday is the knowledge that as each day dawns, there'll be a new adventure to enjoy, a new experience to savour.

Ports of call

  • Day One - Depart Liverpool, UK 0000hrs
  • Day Two - Dublin, Ireland
  • Day Three - Cobh, Ireland
  • Day Four - Bristol, UK
  • Day Six - La Pallice, France
  • Day Seven - Getxo, Spain
  • Day Nine - Lisbon, Portugal
  • Day 10 - Lisbon, Portugal
  • Day 11 - Leixoes, Portugal
  • Day 12 - La Coruna, Spain
  • Day 14 - Arrive Bristol, UK 1230hrs

N.B. All days not listed are spent at sea enjoying the excellent facilities aboard Marco Polo. Please see the Full Itinerary for details. Ports marked with an asterisk will be reached by landing boat and may be inaccessible for customers with mobility difficulties.

Full Itinerary

Day One

Board Marco Polo in Liverpool today, and settle in to your cabin as she prepares to set sail.

Day Two

Today Marco Polo arrives in Dublin. This great city of culture, once home to Joyce, Yeats, Wilde and Swift, is one of Europe's most engaging capitals. Grafton and O'Connell Streets are popular with visitors, as are the city's famous bars and pubs, cafes and coffee shops.

Day Three

Cobh is gateway to the great Irish city of Cork. Discover this historic capital of southwest Ireland, or perhaps head into the beautiful rolling countryside beyond to fashionable Kinsale, or to Blarney Castle for a chance to kiss the Blarney Stone and receive "the gift of the gab".

Day Four

Marco Polo will stop in Bristol to let some of your travel companions disembark, and you'll have time to step ashore and explore this lively university city.

Day Five

Relax on board as Marco Polo spends a day at sea.

Day Six

La Rochelle's sheltered position on the Atlantic coast has helped it become arguably the most attractive seaside resort in France. Wander through its pedestrianised centre from the Vieux Port, past the 17th- and 18th-century houses lining the Rue de Palais to the Belle Epoque Cafe de la Paix.

Day Seven

Bilbao, the largest city in the Basque country and site of the astonishing, futuristic Guggenheim Museum. Famed for its friendliness and food - said to be the best in Spain - this compact city has a wonderful old town, the Casco Viejo, set beside a meander of the Rio Nervion.

Day Eight

Relax on board as Marco Polo spends another day at sea.

Days 9-10

The Portuguese capital Lisbon is Marco Polo's next port. Stroll the narrow streets of the Alfama district, and climb aboard one of the city's famous trams. See the extraordinary Manueline architecture of the Belem quarter, and the striking modern buildings of the Baixa.

Day 11

The Portuguese port of Leixoes gives you the chance to step ashore, perhaps to join this afternoon's excursion to the historic city of Oporto, in its pretty setting on the River Douro. The excursion will include a visit to one of the Port wine lodges and time for sightseeing. Why not take a cruise along the Douro?

Day 12

Marco Polo's last call is in the historic port of A Coruna, or La Coruna. Step ashore to explore the atmospheric medieval quarter, stroll the extensive seafront promenade, or perhaps take a shore excursion to Santiago de Compostela.

Day 13

A final day is spent at sea, no doubt reliving the memories your cruise holiday as Marco Polo heads for home.

Day 14

Bid farewell to Marco Polo and all your fellow travellers, today, as you disembark in Bristol at the end of your cruise.
Date Nights Price From Code
29 September 2017
29 September 2017 13 £1289.00 NG7UOX02

Marco Polo 

* This offer applies to new bookings made between 1st September and 31st October 2016 (inclusive) only. Prices shown when booking include this discount. The exact value of the discount included will vary depending on cruise, cabin and departure date selected. Discounts apply to all cabin categories. The offer may be withdrawn at any time. All fares exclude gratuities.

** This offer applies to new bookings made between 1st September and 31st October 2016 (inclusive) only. The Buy-One-Get-One-Half-Price discount will be applied to your booking once the promo code has been entered and will be confirmed before purchase. Discounts apply to all cabin categories. The offer may be withdrawn at any time. All fares exclude gratuities.