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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!

Showcase ports in the Med

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.

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

Saga Sapphire departing Southampton

14 nights



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



French and Spanish Flavours

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



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



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



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



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