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Sun-kissed islands of the Mediterranean

Our Mediterranean cruises are a fantastic way to explore many different cities. Imagine the cost – and hassle – of organizing city breaks in Rome, Florence, Lisbon and Barcelona… well on our itineraries, you can do it all on one enjoyable holiday!

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Something for everyone

You’ll also discover beautiful, sun-kissed islands such as Corsica, Sardinia and Minorca, combining busy day’s sightseeing with gentler days of relaxing.


From foodies to art aficionados, lovers of ancient history or modern city breaks, our small-ship cruises around the Mediterranean Sea really do offer something for everyone.

Impressions of the Mediterranean

February 23, 2018

Immerse yourself in the art and architecture created by some of the world's most famous artists during this 20-night cruise. You'll have the chance to visit Picasso's birthplace of Malaga and Cezanne's studio in Aix en Provence, as well as enjoy an overnight stay in Bilbao, home to the Guggenheim Museum.

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France UK Italy Spain England
The attractive Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao

Saga Sapphire departing Southampton

20 nights from

$3,635

Local Flavours of the Mediterranean

March 17, 2018

Experience all things Spanish, from tapas and flamenco to Gaudi's grand creations before enjoying Easter at sea…

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France Spain
Granada's Alhambra Palace

Saga Pearl II departing Portsmouth

17 nights from

$2,975

Barcelona and the Western Mediterranean

April 3, 2018

Head to the western Mediterranean on this cruise that skirts the coast of the Iberian Peninsula, calling at some of the region’s most vibrant cities, from Barcelona to Oporto.

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UK Spain Portugal England
Tarragona’s Roman amphitheatre

Saga Sapphire departing Southampton

17 nights from

$3,457

Fiestas and Fireworks

April 16, 2018

Join a joyous cruise around the Iberian peninsular to celebrate spring. Revel in warmth, fragrant blossom, fiesta and fireworks.

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Spain Portugal
Even the horses dress up for the Feria de Abril

Saga Pearl II departing Portsmouth

12 nights from

$2,216

Mediterranean Adventure

April 28, 2018

Cruise the Mediterranean’s smaller ports, including Gibraltar, Lisbon and a quintet of Spanish ports including Tarragona and Valencia

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France UK Gibraltar Spain Portugal England
Scenic Gibraltar

Saga Pearl II departing Portsmouth

17 nights from

$3,268

Celebrations in the Mediterranean

June 19, 2018

Join colourful celebrations in Cadiz, explore Mahon in Minorca, relax in St Tropez, listen to a military band in Gibraltar and more…

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France UK Gibraltar Spain England
Traditional Andalusian horse attire

Saga Pearl II departing Dover

17 nights from

$3,226

A Musical Mediterranean

July 19, 2018

Explore the western Mediterranean on this summer cruise and enjoy the chance to attend the 2018 Puccini Festival!

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UK Gibraltar Italy Monaco Spain Portugal England
A statue of Puccini in Lucca

Saga Sapphire departing Dover

19 nights from

$3,727

Wine Walking and Tapas

July 28, 2018

Skirt around the famous French wine regions of Cognac, Médoc, Bordeaux and Armagnac and head into the Basque country to sample regional delicacies on this intoxicating cruise around western France and northern Spain.

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France UK Italy Spain England
Salut!

Saga Pearl II departing Dover

11 nights from

$2,494

Ancient Wonders of the Mediterranean

October 12, 2018

The classical world will unfold before your eyes on this cruise to a host of historic ports across the western Mediterranean. You’ll also enjoy a variety of on-board activities that centre around a Classical Civilisation theme, including a Roman banquet and even a toga party!

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UK Gibraltar Italy Spain Portugal England
Toss a coin into the Trevi Fountain

Saga Pearl II departing Dover

18 nights from

$3,173

Italy and a Mediterranean Discovery

October 19, 2018

Experience Italy’s la dolce vita on this special cruise that encompasses visits to Naples, Taranto, Sardinia and Sicily…

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Albania UK Greece Gibraltar Italy Spain Portugal England
Views of Mount Vesuvius

Saga Sapphire departing Southampton

21 nights from

$5,050

The Moorish Mediterranean

November 13, 2018

Discover the influence of the Berbers and Arabians on southern Spain on this cruise that also takes you to Morocco, Algiers and Spanish enclaves on the north African coast.

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Algeria Morocco Spain Portugal
The Alhambra palace

Saga Pearl II departing Portsmouth

17 nights from

$3,080

Flavours of the Iberian Peninsula

March 28, 2019

Sip port in Oporto, taste sherry in Jerez and sample paella in Andalusia on this cruise exploring Portugal and Spain.

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UK Gibraltar Spain Portugal England
Tapas offers a broad taste of Spain’s regional delicacies

Saga Sapphire departing Southampton

14 nights from

$3,264

Gourmet Spain

August 3, 2019

This leisurely late summer cruise around the western Mediterranean offers a real taste of Spain with visits to Caratgena, Barcelona and Alicante.

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La Boqueria’s colourful market stalls

Spirit of Discovery departing Dover

14 nights from

$5,194

French and Spanish Flavours - Saga Holidays

October 7, 2019

Cruise aboard Spirit of Discovery and enjoy the food and wine of France and Spain on this cruise encompassing visits to Bordeaux and Bilbao.

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Gross Cloche bell-tower and the towering spire of St Michael’s Basilica dominate the Bordeaux skyline

Spirit of Discovery departing Dover

10 nights from

$3,388

The Chic Mediterranean

October 17, 2019

Explore Spain’s delightful shores and the French Rivera’s Côte d’Azur.

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The harbour at Port de Sóller in Mallorca

Spirit of Discovery departing Southampton

18 nights from

$6,382

A Mediterranean Canvas

November 6, 2019

Discover the Mediterranean’s eclectic art and architecture which spans the ages during visits to Italy, France and Spain.

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Inside the Vatican

Saga Sapphire departing Southampton

18 nights from

$2,708

Roman Italy and Sardinia

November 18, 2019

Follow in the wake of the Roman Empire on this voyage to a series of captivating cities and historical towns across Italy and Sardinia.

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The Colosseum at sunset

Spirit of Discovery departing Southampton

16 nights from

$4,515

An Italian Premiere

January 22, 2020

Join the Spirit of Discovery on an intimate exploration of Italy’s dolce vita and enjoy overnight moorings in Venice and Valletta.

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Flamingos in Sardinia

Spirit of Discovery departing Southampton

21 nights from

$5,425