Day 1 - Southampton
Titan’s VIP door-to-door travel service collects you from home, for your journey to Southampton, where our staff will greet you and assist with embarking Balmoral (3T+) in preparation for a late evening sailing.
Day 2 - At sea
Spend a day at sea, the perfect opportunity to familiarise yourself with the facilities, entertainment and activities on board.
Day 3 - El Ferrol, Spain
This morning we arrive in the picturesque city of El Ferrol. Located in north-western Spain, it offers magnificent views over the Atlantic Ocean and has remained an important seafaring city and major naval shipbuilding and fishing centre for centuries. Explore the city centre, characterised by delightful narrow streets, charming shops and welcoming cafés. Visit the unmissable La Magdalena district, declared a region of national historic and artistic interest, home to two beautiful squares featuring stunning 18th century houses and modernist architecture.
Days 4-5 - At sea
Two relaxing days of cruising.
Day 6 - Ibiza
Often recognised for its nightlife, Ibiza is also one of Spain’s most beautiful regions filled with hidden gems in the form of picturesque towns and historic monuments. The island’s wondrous capital, Eivissa in Catalan, is home to a beautiful Old Town of 16th century walls, picturesque cobblestone streets, fine restaurants, pretty boutiques and charming cafés. Visit the magnificent Castle of Ibiza, a breathtaking 16th century Renaissance fortress. Ibiza is gifted with multiple stretches of beautiful golden sand, so why not spend the day soaking up the sun on a luxurious beach.
Day 7 - Barcelona
Arrive in the cosmopolitan city of Barcelona, home to numerous wonderful attractions including the Gothic Cathedral of Santa Eulalia. Be inspired by the mesmerising architectural masterpieces of Antoni Gaudí, including the stunning Roman Catholic church of Sagrada Familia, modernist building of Casa Batlló and the magnificent Casa Milà, a creative building constructed from 1906 to 1912. Outside of the bustling city centre, there is the glorious Mediterranean coastline decorated with stunning sandy beaches, here you can relax and enjoy the tranquil atmosphere and mesmerising views.
Day 8 - Ajaccio, Corsica
Arrive in Corsica’s wonderful capital, Ajaccio, also known as the ‘Isle of Beauty’. Corsica has been an historic temptress with the Greek, Roman, Vandal, Byzantine and Saracen Empire’s all fighting to claim the region as their own, however it was France who gained it in 1768. Glorious beaches and glistening coastline surround the mellow old hill-towns, and the city itself hosts many reminders of Napoléon Bonaparte, who was born here - these include magnificent seafront statues and fascinating museums.
Day 9 - Olbia, Sardinia, Italy
This morning we dock in beautiful Olbia, a stunning Italian city located along the beautiful North Coast of Sardinia. The city boasts a variety of historic architecture such as the beautiful 11th century Basilica of San Simplicio, the magnificent Roman Catholic Church of St Paul the Apostle and the spectacular Nuraghe Riu Mulinu, a complex dating back to 2000BC. Nearby Costa Smeralda is a sun-soaked paradise gifted with glorious beaches accompanied by glistening clear warm waters.
Day 10 - Palermo, Sicily
Discover Palermo, the ancient capital of Sicily, existing for almost 3,000 years since the arrival of Phoenician traders. Since then, Roman, Arab, Norman, Spanish and Austrian cultures have influenced the city at one time or another, all adding character to the capital which now consists of vibrant markets, weathered monuments and intriguing back streets. Visit the ancient Royal Palace of Palermo, Palazzo dei Normanni, serving as Sicily’s regional parliament and home to mesmerising mosaics, magnificent royal apartments and exquisitely crafted chapel.
Day 11 - At sea
Spend a leisurely day cruising towards the island of Mallorca.
Day 12 - Palma, Mallorca
This morning we arrive in Mallorca’s wonderful capital, Palma, one of the Balearic Islands’ most popular destinations for its palm tree-lined sandy beaches, welcoming bars and restaurants and trendy shops. As well as being the perfect destination for beach lovers, Palma’s city centre is enticingly historic with its spectacular ancient architecture and monuments scattered around including the dominating Gothic Cathedral, the fairytale Bellver Castle - a royal fortress built in the 14th century - and the Old Town district, home to picturesque squares, charming narrow streets and magnificent 18th century stone walls.
Day 13 - At sea
Today is spent at sea; take this opportunity to enjoy the onboard facilities and activities.
Day 14 - Cádiz
This morning we dock in the effortlessly beautiful Spanish city of Cádiz - one of Western Europe’s most ancient cities. Its location along the Atlantic coast enhances today’s destination with mesmerising sea views, palm trees and lookout towers, as well as the striking, weathered buildings scattered throughout the city. Marvel at the city square’s architecture, including the exquisitely-carved cathedral, and colourful parks and picturesque lanes. Alternatively, journey to the magnificent city of Seville to wander through the maze of colourful courtyards, cherished ornate churches and cathedrals that fill its vibrant old quarter.
Day 15 - Lisbon, Portugal
Scattered over seven beautiful hills on the north side of River Tagus, Lisbon is anything but ordinary. The city is a glamorous collection of pretty palaces, art nouveau cafés, ancient castles and charming bridges. Remarkable museums are also easy to come by, with the most popular being the Calouste Gulbenkian Museum, National Museum of Contemporary Art and Carmo Archaeological Museum. For a spot of shopping visit the Centro Commercial Colombo - crowned the biggest shopping mall on the Iberian Peninsula - a centre packed with an impressive array of upmarket stores.
Days 16-17 - At sea
Relax during further time at sea.
Day 18 Southampton
We disembark after breakfast and you will be met and guided to your Titan vehicle, for the journey home.