Film Stars and Classic Cars
A no-fly cruise from Dover to the Côte d'Azur
Experience the glitz, glamour, style and sophistication of the sun-kissed Côte d'Azur on this very special sailing. Two days on the French Riviera are timed to coincide with two world-famous events, offering you chances to spectate at the Monaco Historic Grand Prix and feel the buzz of excitement in Cannes during the annual International Film Festival. You’ll also explore the golden shores of the Spanish Costas; have opportunities to discover a number of iconic film locations; and much more.
- 16 nights cruise on Boudicca
- 47 meals: 16 breakfasts (days 2-17) 15 lunches (days 2-16) 16 dinners (days 1-16)
- £100 per person onboard credit
- Included onboard drinks package
- Varied daytime activities, lectures, talks and evening entertainment
- 3 formal nights
- Titan’s VIP door-to-door travel service
- Embarkation assistance by Titan staff
- Services of the experienced Fred. Olsen staff on board
- Port taxes
Day 1 - Dover
Titan’s VIP door-to-door travel service collects you from home, for your journey to Dover, where our staff will greet you and assist with embarking Boudicca (3T+) in preparation for a late evening sailing.
Days 2-4 - At sea
Spend three restful days at sea, discover the entertainment on offer, or treat yourself to a soothing massage.
Day 5 - Cádiz, Spain
Sail along the beautiful sun-soaked Atlantic coast arriving in the ancient city of Cádiz characterised by palm trees, mystic lookout towers and weathered buildings. Roam the historic streets decorated by orange blossoms hanging over the picturesque parks and lanes. To get an insight into the history of Cádiz, discover the magnificent Old Town district home to impressive 16th century stone walls and a beautifully-detailed cathedral. From Cádiz you can enjoy a delightful tour of nearby Seville - the capital and largest city of Andalucia - a place of magnificent courtyards, a stunning old quarter and pretty, ornate churches and cathedrals.
Day 6 - At sea
Day 7 - Peñiscola
Peñiscola is a stunning fortified seaport located on a rocky peninsula linked to the mainland only by a narrow stretch of land. Named the ‘City of the Sea’ by locals, this fishing town is the perfect place to tuck into some delicious locally-caught seafood, admiring picturesque beaches, palm trees, rocky coves and views of the glistening southern coastline. Ship to shore tender service.
Day 8 - Palamós
Along the eastern end of the large bay of the Costa Brava is the stunning town of Palamós home to pristine sandy beaches and views of the mesmerising craggy coastline. Explore its most popular natural attractions including the exquisite beaches of Plataja Gran, La Fosca and Castell and the unspoilt coves of Cala Margarida and Cala Estreta. The delicious cuisine here is not to be missed with the Palamos prawns - which are sold in many of the area’s seventy fine restaurants - being considered the best in the world.
Day 9 - Monte Carlo, Monaco
Arrive in Monaco’s largest city, Monte Carlo renowned for its extravagant and luxurious hotels, lavish fountains, plush palaces and glitzy casinos including the world-famous Place de Casino. Roam the stylish streets and the harbour, decorated with huge glamorous yachts and amazing boutiques. Enjoy views of the glistening coastline and watch ‘how the other half live’, by spotting the wealth of celebrities that visit each year. Ship to shore tender service.
Day 10 - Cannes, France
Cannes is France’s glamorous paradise along the picturesque French Riviera, most recognised for its annual world-famous Film Festival. Experience the high life on one of the beautiful sandy beaches, or the lively city centre offers a variety of fascinating museums, high-end shops and lavish casinos; you can also enjoy a delightful stroll along the ‘Promenade de la Croisette’, a boulevard lined by palm trees, a sun-soaked beach, colourful public gardens and a collection of pretty boutiques, trendy cafes and luxurious hotels. Ship to shore tender service.
Day 11 - At sea
We enjoy a day sailing towards Almería.
Day 12 - Almería, Spain
This morning we arrive in Almería, one of Andalucia’s most interesting destinations for its impressive wealth of history. The city is dominated by the Arab fortress of Alcazaba, a fortified complex dating back to the 10th century which overlooks the beautiful port and lively city centre. The city centre itself hosts a fantastic selection of museums exhibiting historical artefacts including Prehistoric, Iberic, Roman and Greek examples, as well as numerous restaurants serving delicious tapas and locally-caught seafood. Another highlight is the city’s fortified cathedral, built in the 16th century in Gothic and Renaissance styles. Away from the lively city, you’ll discover glorious dark-sanded beaches home to mystic rocky coves, perfect for spending time relaxing in the sunshine.
Day 13 - At sea
Day 14 - Leixões (Porto), Portugal
Arrive in the major seaport of Leixões with a close link to the impressive nearby city of Porto. Located along the picturesque banks of the River Douro, the UNESCO World Heritage City of Porto boasts winding cobblestone streets, a mesmerising collection of pastel-coloured houses with red-tiled roofs, stunning baroque churches and fantastic neo-classical architecture. Principally famous for, and named after, its Port production, it is home to some of the biggest names in the industry - Cockburn’s, Taylor’s and Sandeman; visit the cellars and taste some of the fortified wine yourself.
Days 15-16 - At sea
Relax during further time at sea, as we sail home.
Day 17 Dover
We disembark after breakfast and you will be met and guided to your Titan vehicle, for the journey home.